Study Abroad in the Galápagos Islands, Ecuador: Summer Program

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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 including:

• Guided tours and museum visits in Quito
• Trip to Frigate Bird Hill
• Visit to El Junco Lake
• Visit to La Galapaguera – home to the famous giant tortoises
• Trip to La Lobería Beach to see sea lions
• Visit to Kicker Rock
• 2-day excursion to Santa Cruz Island.

  • Earn 3 credits and transcript issued by the Universidad San Francisco de Quito
  • Guided tours, day trips, and museum visits included
  • 4 nights in Quito and 2 nights at Santa Cruz Island
  • Visit to Darwin Research Center
  • Galápagos National Park entrance fee and snorkeling equipment included

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