AIFS Study Abroad in Galapagos Islands, Ecuador: Summer
Spend the summer in the stunning and pristine Galápagos Islands with AIFS! You’ll earn 3 credits taking “Ecosystems and Biodiversity in the Galápagos” through Universidad San Francisco de Quito (USFG). Courses are taught in English.
Live in a homestay with a local family, where daily breakfast and dinner will be provided. Hotel accommodation is provided for the Quito and Island-hopping section of the program.
You’ll enjoy cultural activities such as guided tours and museum visits in Quito, and field trips while in the Galápagos to Frigate Bird Hill, El Junco Lake, La Galapaguera – home to the famous giant tortoises, La Loberia Beach to see sea lions, and to Kicker Rock. A day trip to Otavalo and a 3-day excursion to Floreana and Santa Cruz Islands are included in the program fee.