Our Team

We are your specialists for adventure and sustainable tourism. The team at Responsible Travel is your perfect partner for all aspects of travel to Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands. Let us plan a comprehensive itinerary for your vacation based on our years of travel experience. Your safety and enjoyment are our primary focus. The members of our team are all avid adventurers and we bring this love of travel and exploration right to you!

Let yourself be inspired by the fascinating cultures of the Equator, discover the wonders of the flora and fauna of Galapagos and the Amazon Basin and hike through the vastness of the Andes, accompanied by experienced tour guides who would like to share their detailed knowledge of the land and people. In addition to competent and comprehensive organization of your Ecuador trip, your safety is always the focus. All our staff is themselves travel friends in Ecuador and also the neighboring countries - we live and love what we do.

As an agency, we are aware of our social responsibility and have created jobs from the driver through the travel consultant to the travel guide in a good working environment. In addition, tourism is one of the most social sectors, as revenues are distributed across the country to many small and large service providers. Thus Responsible Travel generates income for many people with the help of its guests and supports local projects and communities. Through cooperation with ethnic groups, the country's cultural heritage as well as mutual respect between tourists and locals are encouraged. This together offers our guests the opportunity to gain an insight into the culture and nature and often also friends on the other side of the globe.

To ensure you expectations of Ecuador are fulfilled, Ecuador and Galapagos Travel Agency is a specialist in customized travel services to meet your every want and desire, whether in the rainforest, the Andes, the coast or on the Galapagos Islands. From hotels to jungle adventures, Andean summits to Galapagos cruises, palm fringed beaches to paramo treks, we will help you fulfil your dreams, leave everyday life behind, and provide you with exceptional service for your personalised adventure here on the equator. We speak English, German and Spanish.

Welcome to Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands!

Sincerely Frank Alte and the Ecuador Galapagos Travels Team

“Ecuadorians are strange and unique beings; they sleep peacefully amid smoking volcanoes, they live in poverty amid incomparable wealth and cheer up with sad music.”
- Alexander von Humboldt -