Exciting paddlesports TV series will showcase the people, wildlife and adventures of the Galapagos with a focus on paddleboarding, kayaking and snorkeling.
(TRAVPR.COM) ECUADOR - April 11th, 2017 - For Immediate Release
Entering their sixth season of filming, Facing Waves is coming to the Galapagos Islands with Galakiwi guiding the way.
The TV series takes you to the worlds most interesting paddling destinations, connecting with locals to share stories and adventures. Facing Waves is about more than pure adventure thrills, as each 30-minute episode also aims to highlight the beneficial impact of tourism on local communities.
For the Galapagos Islands, Facing Waves will follow a group of Galakiwi adventurers around the islands for 10 days. With the support of the Ministry of Tourism and permits from the Galapagos National Park, a film crew will capture the spirit of adventure and responsible land tourism in the Galapagos Islands.
By visiting San Cristobal, Floreana, Isabela and Santa Cruz the wide range of ecosystems, wildlife and activities will be on full display for viewers to see the wonders of the Galapagos.
The adventure begins April 13th, following a similar itinerary to the Galakiwi SUP Tour introduced at the start of 2017. The TV show begins airing towards the end of 2017.
About Facing Waves
Airing on Outside Television, Fox Sports Networks and Nautical Channel, Facing Waves is a unique and inspiring paddlesports TV series broadcast in 44 countries around the world. Facing Waves is a Heliconia production. Visit Facing Waves at: www.facingwaves.com
Based on San Cristobal Island in the Galapagos, Galakiwi is a pioneer in operating land-based adventure tours in the Galapagos Islands, having started the concept back in 2005. With an emphasis on green travel, Galakiwi tours include a mix of active adventures, wildlife discovery and cultural appreciation. Visit Galakiwi at: www.galakiwi.com