Eco Andes Travel pays great attention to every detail of each tour and safari. They care for not only travelers but also for nature and the environment.
Born in Ecuador in 1992, the youngest in the excellent team of Galapagos guides, David got his bachelor degree in Tourism Business in the IMC University of Applied Sciences of Krems in Austria, and later he participated in the last 2017 Galapagos National Park Guides course obtaining with high qualifications his degree as official Galapagos Naturalist Guide. He has traveled extensively around the world participating as tour leader assistant in several cultural and adventure expeditions. He speaks fluently Spanish, English, and Italian.
Born in Ecuador in 1967, is one of the most experienced Galapagos guides. He has graduated from the Technical University of Loja, Ecuador in the field of Pedagogy and before obtaining his Galapagos Guide degree in 2001. He has been working in the educational field for several years as teacher and director in several high schools in Ecuador continental and in Galapagos, on Santa Cruz Island, he was appointed as general director of the Thomas de Berlanga Private High School. He speaks fluent Spanish and English.
Hein grew up in the Galapagos and spent over 40 years on the Islands. As a child, he spent a lot of time with his grandparents who initially took scientists around the Islands, so he spent a lot of time in close contact with Nature. He is a naturalist guide since 1990. Dedication to photography is a big part of his life. He grew up speaking three languages: German, his first language, as well as Spanish and English. He spent close to 15 years in Europe, studying and traveling as tour leader around the world with German groups.