Entry requirements to Galapagos

Visitors are required to present their passport and receive the TCT card, which includes important information such as the traveler's name, nationality, and entry and exit dates from the islands.

Mandatory health insurance applies only to foreign tourists (Art. 49 of the Organic Law of the Special Regime of the Galapagos Province).

Upon arrival in the Galapagos province, all tourists must pay: Current Galapagos National Park tax for national and foreign tourists.

You MUST NOT bring any agricultural or plant materials or any unprocessed food products to the islands. To avoid problems at customs and bag check we suggest only traveling to Galápagos with pre-wrapped snack products such as chocolate bars, etc.