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The Danubio Azul Galapagos Yacht is the newest addition to our line of basic cruises, a spirited cruise showcasing the islands with alternating naturalist and diving itineraries. The Danubio Azul provides guest with just the right amount of comfort, without getting in the way of an intimate and secluded experience of cruising the islands. A 14 passenger capacity yacht with seven cabins featuring bunks, twin & double accommodation, and a matrimonial suite for special occasions. Itineraries take guests through East, Center & Southern islands with Naturalist departures, available in 4, 5 and 8-day tours. Diving departures are available for 8-day tours, heading towards the far northwest including the famous islands of Darwin & Wolf. For a world-class Galapagos experience full of adventure, the Danubio Azul has it all.

At GreenGo Travel, one of our favorite aspects of the Danubio Azul Galapagos yacht was the attention paid to the design of the outdoor lounge areas. This includes two outdoor solariums, with spots for both sun and shade. There is nothing better than lounging in these areas on the cosy furniture while enjoying the 360 panoramic views and feeling the sea breeze. Moreover, the sunsets and the showcasing of the stars is unforgettable, and the Danubio Azul Galapagos cruise made plenty of room for all guests to enjoy the sites. Even the dining area is outside, along with a full bar for guests enjoyment. Within this area is a coffee and tea station available 24/7 for guests, and constantly replenished.

Regarding the Cabins of the Danubio Azul Galapagos yacht, there is everything one needs for the duration of the stay. Each room includes bountiful storage space for belongings, a variety of rooming options from double or twin beds to a matrimonial suite with extra space and furniture. Each cabin is equipped with charging ports for electronics, a reading light, and an ensuite private bathroom with hot showers and toiletries.

What really makes the Danubio Azul Galapagos yacht shine is the welcoming and professional staff along with the excellent itinerary options. This vessel holds a staff of six crew members plus a Galapagos guide. Among them, an expert sous chef who prepares three daily meals and snacks. These are top quality, a mix of international and national cuisine and always delicious. Additionally, the captain, assistants, and barman are all at your service throughout your trip. As for itineraries, the adventure runs from five to eight days for naturalist itineraries and eight days for diving. Naturalist itineraries take guests through the best visitor points of the Galapagos islands, full of pristine beaches, otherwordly wildlife settlements, fascinating historical sites, and renowned snorkel sites. Diving programs are for intermediate to advanced divers with a minimum of 40 dives under their belt and take divers to the world-class dive sites of the Galapagos Islands. With you, a veteran master diver that always has safety as the first priority.

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Introducing the Natural Paradise Galapagos Yacht, a brand new addition to luxury cruises in the Galapagos Islands. Customized for 16 guests, this ship is built with an intimate setting with the highest level of comfort, well-appointed facilities, large suites, and generous interiors sets the perfect atmosphere for unique encounters in the archipelago. The Natural paradise Galapagos yacht following its namesake showcases the breathtaking landmarks and iconic islands in the Galapagos. Upper deck guests will appreciate the comfort while sightseeing stunning landscapes from the convenience of their private balconies. Other services include a hot Jacuzzi, exterior teak decks with al fresco dining, a BBQ area, and comprehensive programs with various itinerary options.

Spacious Estate Rooms of the Natural Paradise Galapagos Yacht 
Exuding class and comfort, the spacious rooms of the Natural paradise contain all the amenities you desire. Each morning, wake up to a new and exciting view visible from multiple large windows. Every suite contains a private bathroom with hot water, hair and body products made by L’Occitane beauty company, a high dryer.  A range of staterooms and suites are available giving you maximum choice. All feature en suite bathrooms with wonderful showers and luxury L’Occitane cosmetics, hairdryers, and stunning sea views. Other upgrade options include the premium full suites accommodating King beds, a luxurious private terrace, and over 3,552 ft of private space. If you are a family, ask about the suite containing the sofa bed and king bed, ideal for triple occupancy. Upgrade your stay and choose between two junior staterooms accommodating California kings and lovely private balconies.

Upper Deck Solarium of the Natural Paradise Galapagos Yacht
Head over to the bar any time and grab a tropical cocktail, premium spirit, or local craft beer prepared by the professional onboard bartender. From there, you can head up to the best hangout spot onboard, the upper deck solarium, where you can enjoy all the fantastic views the Islands have to offer while mingling with your Yacht neighbors. This area is made even better with deck furniture unrivaled in coziness, and the large jacuzzi, perfect for after a snorkeling adventure.

Professional Staff and Crew of the Natural Paradise Galapagos Yacht
With a guest to staff ratio of 16:10, you will never have a desire unmet. The staff is welcoming, friendly, and willing to assist you in any way possible. The Natural paradise Galapagos cruise staff includes a highly qualified, professionally trained chef that will be feeding you top-notch meals thrice daily. These meals are a fusion of international and national cuisine, with plenty of options to choose from. Moreover, if you have any dietary restrictions, these chefs will expertly craft meals made just for you. Finally, enjoy a mouth-watering dessert to top it all off. Between excursions, the chef always provides delicious snacks and a fresh fruit juice that likely you’ve never tasted! Coffee, tea, and water are available 24/7 in the salon, the crew always provide you with welcome snacks on returns from excursions.

Itineraries of the Natural Paradise Galapagos Yacht
The short itineraries focus on the eastern and center islands, where you can explore the oldest of the Galapagos islands full of unique landscapes. These include:

Genovesa: A stunning volcanic caldera, dubbed a “bird paradise,” containing thousands of storm petrol and many endemic birds.

Floreana: Contains the amazing flamingo lagoon. A perfect snorkeling spot with gorgeous corals.

Española: The southernmost island of the Galapagos, and a famous breeding site of waved albatrosses. Wonderful island for witnessing the marine iguanas and charismatic sea lions.

San Cristobal: The oldest island of the Galapagos, with wonderful opportunities to see the red-footed boobies and the famous Leon kicker rock, a giant lava cone jutting out of the water with amazing snorkeling

Santa Cruz: The second-largest island of Galapagos, home to black-lava shores, stunning rock cliffs, amazing lava tunnels, and pristine beaches like Tortuga Bay.

8-day Itinerary of the Natural Paradise Galapagos Cruise:
The western itinerary focuses on the Western Islands, the younger pristine islands. Enjoy many fascinating stops on the hidden gems of Isabela, the largest and most volcanically active island of the Galapagos Islands. On this island, you can witness five species of giant tortoises, humpback whales, pods of dolphins, sea lions, and incredible amounts of marine biodiversity surrounding mangrove lagoons.

Natural Paradise Yacht Bonuses
Couples bringing children are eligible for a 20% discount on children’s tickets.

 

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Fully renovated to cruise the islands, the Lonesome George Galapagos Catamaran, also known as Solitario Jorge – provides both naturalist and diving activities throughout its expeditions, a rare commodity among Galapagos vessels. Guest can partake in optional diving with up to 3 immersions per day. Complying with sustainable practices, the Lonesome George features a solar panel; making it an Eco friendly vessel. A crew of 8 plus guide will tend to all guest needs & comfort. Cabin arrangement is available with different layouts and can accommodate families in triples, couples in doubles or other guest in bunk beds. Common areas include a bar, briefing-lounge area, al-fresco dining, and sunbathing in the mesh bow. Itineraries A & B are available in their full 8 days length, or short 4 & 5 day programs that can be taken individually or combined for longer reach of the islands.

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Leading excellence by Galapagos standards with SOLAS certification, the 300-foot Legend Galapagos Ship is a feature-rich vessel looking to rewrite the conventional formalisms and etiquette when cruising in a luxury ship. A fully personalized experience setting the perfect atmosphere for guests to enjoy the islands up close and personal, without setting aside quality services and modern facilities. Its 5 decks carry an array of services from a pool, gym, medical station, internet booths and much more. Activities will include snorkeling, hiking, kayaking, and cruising special areas on a glass-bottom boat for an immersive sea life experience. All-encompassing itineraries have been expertly crafted, offering a great variety in locations and lengths.

Excellent Facilities of the Legend Galapagos Cruise Ship
Constructed in the year of 2001 and completed renovated in 2017, the Legend continually impresses guests with the newest facilities available of most vessels in the islands. With five decks of full of accommodation and living spaces space, with only a capacity for 100 guests, the Galapagos Legend affords all bountiful room to witness the Galapagos islands in complete relaxation and intimacy.

Onboard facilities feature a magnificent restaurant, tastefully furnished lounge, indoor and sky lounge bars, and plenty of furnished deck space for 360-degree observation and stargazing. It gets even better, with a swimming pool, and even a complete fitness center for those with extra energy. Alternatively, chill out in the hammocks, lay back in the open-air lounge, or soak in the jacuzzi between excursions.

Cabins of the Legend Galapagos cruise
Onboard, guests have a choice between 57 cabins, with a huge assortment of specs to satisfy every type of traveler or group. Each and every room is air-conditioned with a private en suite bathroom with hot showers, and feature flatscreen televisions and SAT phones for internal and international calling.

For the ultimate upgrade, inquire about the Legend balcony suite of the moon deck. This stateroom contains over 43 square meters. Bonus features include a mini-fridge, complimentary champagne, and the option for an additional bed. Another 16 balcony suites are available, each featuring 21 and 28sqm of space. All have a mini-fridge with complimentary champagne and a private balcony. All can take an extra bed for triple occupancy. 28 junior suite of the Legend Galapagos cruise Earth deck contains 12-21 square meters, featuring gorgeous panoramic windows with double or twin bedding with the option for an extra bed. Four can be made as quadruples, allowing for families or groups.  The seven standard plus cabins all feature skylights and 10 or 11 sqm of space. These rooms can be set as twins or doubles. Lastly, there are 3 Standard interior cabins of 11, 12 and 16 sqm. These are all on Earth deck, and can each hold an extra bed for triple occupancy.

Great for Groups and Families
The Legend Galapagos ship is perfect for families with the option for flexible staterooms, uniquely some with quad occupancy. Moreover, the Galapagos Legend even has a children’s space with games and activities, and an abundance of spaces to explore. Catering also to the adults, guests have plenty of spaces to enjoy such as the onboard boutique, curated library, and 24-hour coffee and tea station! For those that are not confident in the water or want to skip out on a snorkel session, the Galapagos legend is one of the few cruises with Glass-bottomed pangas that allow guests to enjoy the marine life without having to hop in the water.

Unrivaled service of the Legend Galapagos Ship
With an 80 plus crew and a maximum of 100 passengers, the level of service of the Galapagos legend is truly spectacular. Numerous bilingual naturalist guides divide passengers into groups, allowing for all visitors to have a quality experience with the chance to ask questions. The onboard sous chefs of the Legend Galapagos consistently create masterpieces for guests, mouthwatering dishes of international and national cuisine. Throughout your stay, the room service staff consistently keeps your room tidy and neat. A unique feature of the Galapagos Legend, the onboard wifi allows guests to keep in touch with friends and family while at sea.

Personalization and Fun of the Legend
The Galapagos legend staff go above and beyond, even creating a “crossing the equator” party for guests’ enjoyment full of dance and entertainment. Although there are one hundred guests, the ship never feels crowded or busy. The rooms are nice and cozy for taking a quick cat nap between excursions or scrolling through the wifi for a few minutes to catch up with friends. The itineraries are out of this world, with so many gorgeous visit points and unique wildlife settlements. Lastly, the food world-class, and it is amazing dining in one of the most unique settings in the world!

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Embark on the journey of a lifetime on the La Pinta Galapagos Cruise, an excellent choice for visitors looking for extraordinary accommodation and living areas on a mid-sized vessel.  Forty-eight guests embark on a trip of a lifetime, discovering the Galapagos islands with all-encompassing programs and modern facilities not commonly found on many other cruises. Extensive lounge areas are available for guests entertainment and leisure; including an outdoor sky bar and observation deck, a fitness center, hot jacuzzi, huge sun decks, glass-bottom boats, kayaks, and spacious interior lounge areas, among many other onboard services. Every detail aboard La Pinta Galapagos cruise has been carefully designed to maximize guests enjoyment during their stay. La Pinta hosts arguably the largest cabins available for vessels cruising the islands, making for an unforgettable stay. Lastly, a specialized Galapagos naturalist guide and a welcoming crew await your visit, with close attention to detail making La Pinta an ideal ship for a every guests that steps foot on its decks.

Beautifully Appointed & Spacious Living Areas
The designers of La Pinta Galapagos cruise skillfully devised an environment that caters to guests that are looking for a blend of privacy and togetherness – with plenty of cozy corners to escape and enjoy the Galapagos to themselves along with numerous social areas to relax with family and friends.  A guest favorite of La Pinta Galapagos cruise, the giant upper deck solarium and observation decks. Feel the fresh salty breeze, witness 360 panoramic views showcasing breathtaking volcanic landscapes and unique Galapagos wildlife. Witness romantic sunsets, and revel in an unrivalled showcasing of the stars. It gets even better, with the upper deck sky bar with an attentive barman at the ready, and a hot jacuzzi to soak in after a snorkel session.

To maximize the outdoor time for guests, La Pinta Galapagos cruise designers built a beautiful alfresco dining area. There is nothing better than enjoying five-star luncheons with the backdrop of the Archipelago, knowing that yet another adventure awaits you in the evening. Regarding the menu, which was designed by La pinta’s Le Cordon Bleu gastronomic director, expect a tasty mix of international delights along with local Ecuadorian specialities. Your breakfast and lunch will be served in the interior dining area, surrounded by large porthole windows and tables always elegantly set with white tablecloths. Prepare yourself to dine like a king, with mouthwatering dishes and snacks prepared throughout the day always in a timely manner. Let us know ahead of time about any food restrictions such as vegetarian/vegan, allergies, lactose intolerant etc, as the chefs are expertly trained to work with any circumstance.

We expect most guests to be exhausted from all the excitement of the daily excursions, but for those guests with extra energy, grab a towel and get in a nice workout in the fitness room. This gym has ocean views and has various weights, exercise bikes, treadmills, and ellipticals. Plus, a great place to get in a stretch before a day of activity.

Other interior areas to unwind between excursions include the curated library, two spacious lounge areas with plenty of furniture and large flat-screen television.  Within the interior areas of La Pinta Galapagos cruise is a coffee and tea station available 24/7 for guests, constantly replenished with high quality and local brands. Additionally, there is a full bar stocked with international and local spirits, beer, and fine wines. Ask the professional bartender to whip up a delicious tropical cocktail, or pop a bottle of champagne for a special occasion.

Cabins of La Pinta Galapagos Cruise
We truly can’t say enough about the staterooms of the La Pinta Galapagos cruise. These air-conditioned cabins are akin to five-star hotel rooms but provide ever-changing breathtaking views and give a feeling of home to each guest. Within each stateroom, guests have bountiful storage space, a personal safety box for valuables, an ensuite bathroom with a hot shower,a  porcelain vanity, eco-friendly toiletries, and towels. Beds are fitted with luxury linens with high thread count and have an overhead reading light. The 20 luxury twin cabins contain two twin beds with 177 square feet, while the Luxury plus cabins hold 247 square feet and contain a king-sized bed and can afford an extra bed for triple accommodation to keep families together.

World-Class Staff and Safety Standards
The La Pinta Galapagos cruise goes above and beyond with its staff, with a 3:2 guest ratio. The staff is highly trained in the service industry, always nearby but always giving guests plenty of space. The staff covers every base from the chefs to bartenders, and room service to guides. Additionally, La Pinta Galapagos cruise includes an onboard M.D. medical officer, an infirmary, and NO-CHARGE consultations. Leading you throughout the adventure, class-three bilingual naturalist guides with an unbelievable arsenal of knowledge about the natural history, unique wildlife, and historical sites throughout the islands. There are four guides, with an average of 12 guests per guide. We dare you to try and stump them with a question!

Itineraries of the La Pinta Galapagos Cruise
The La Pinta Galapagos cruise has three adventure-fueled itineraries lasting between five and seven days. Each route has its own magic and is jam-packed with the best visitor sites including world-class snorkel sites, visits within otherworldly wildlife settlements, fascinating historical sites, and treks through volcanic landscapes. For more information on the route that is right for you, check out our blog section or speak with our expert travel advisors! If you are looking for the adventure of a lifetime in the Galapagos, look no further than the La Pinta Galapagos cruise.

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The Santa Cruz 2 Galapagos Ship succeeds its predecessor with the highest standards in sustainability and comfort. Leading with decades of experience, exceptional guided expeditions and the utmost care for the delicate Galapagos ecosystem guarantees unrivaled experiences for guests aboard the Santa Cruz. Chic interiors and 5 spacious decks with a unique approach of stylish simplicity, the Santa Cruz 2 Galapagos ship emanates a luxurious ambience; whilst showcasing breathtaking views of the surroundings. Hosting up to 90 guests, Santa Cruz 2 features a variety of cabin layouts which include singles, twins, doubles, and triples. Interconnected cabins are available for families, and Darwin Suites offer the highest standard of comfort. With an incredible three to two guest to crew ratio and veteran Galapagos guides, you’ll experience an incredible level of service on board.

Beautifully appointed living areas of the Sants Cruz 2 ship
Previous guests of the Santa Cruz II are constantly providing positive feedback on the design and features of the Santa Cruz. The contemporary decor marries Scandinavian design –clean lines, light-coloured woodwork, and neutral fabrics – with modern and state of the art technology and facilities. With only 90 guests dispersed across five decks, the Santa Cruz II provides an intimate atmosphere with the amenities of a full-size cruise liner.

This includes the Panorama Bar and Lounge, surrounded by floor-to-ceiling windows on all sides affording guests the perfect spot to wind down with a delicious cocktail, witness stunning wildlife, and enjoy breathtaking views. a pre-dinner drink in comfort and still see everything the Islands offer. Head down to the expedition lounge and curated library for a moment of peace and quiet, a cozy spot with leather sofas and stylish decor. The stunning upper deck solarium features two hot Jacuzzis, along with breathtaking views and a place to relax in the sun or witness the cosmos at the fullest. Got a little extra energy? Check out the ship’s fitness center and get some exercise with the ocean in the background!

Family-Friendly Adventure
Traveling as a family to the Galapagos is one of the best decisions to make, and the Santa Cruise 2 Galapagos ship aspires to make family vacations in the Galapagos unforgettable. Every excursion includes children’s events in an open multi-purpose room and young travelers get to partake in the special “Pirates Aboard” program which provides each child with their very own kit with various family-friendly activity ideas. Moreover, enjoy the board games, puzzles, within the library. As for dining, child-sized meals are available and are served with a child-friendly program. Going a step further, the Santa Cruz 2 cruise ship affords youngsters the chance to get fully immersed in the adventure. Children have the chance to learn snorkel techniques with the extra naturalist guides, and special pangas ride just for the kids.

Wining and Dining like royalty
The Santa Cruz 2 Galapagos ship culinary experience is truly unforgettable. The dedicated Director of Gastronomy Byron Rivera, who graduated within the Cordon-Bleu culinary art school, crafted a world-class menu that expertly combined international and Ecuadorian cuisine. The menus regularly include fresh local seafood, along with locally grown fruit and vegetables. The grand majority of the dishes are sourced locally, and organic. More than just the delicious flavor is the magnificent presentation, with plates that will have you taking your phone out for a picture. One of the best parts about the dining experience is the choice for eating either indoors in the Beagle dining room or Alfresco on the panorama deck.

Unlimited adventure on the Santa Cruz 2 Galapagos ship
During your stay, enjoy multiple daily excursions taking you through the very best visit points of the Galapagos islands. The dedicated team of naturalist guides take you safely to each point, providing entertaining and fascinating commentary along the way about the flora, fauna, and history. Additionally, snorkeling and sea kayaking are available, along with glass-bottomed dingy rides. Uniquely, the land excursions of the Santa Cruz 2 has exclusive destinations not available to 99% of the other boats in the Galapagos fleet!

Home Sweet Home
Each cabin of the Santa Cruz 2 includes bountiful storage space for belongings, a safety box, an ensuite bathroom with a hot shower and toiletries, reading lights, and hotel-quality linens. There is a wide array of rooming options, perfect for any traveler. Design is based on Scandinavian-inspired decor, and large picture windows afford the best views. Family cabins are available, keeping everyone together with triple accommodation. Upgrade to the generous suites offering extra space, double windows, additional furnishing, bathrobes, and slippers.

Extras of the Santa Cruz 2
The Santa Cruz 2 Galapagos ship holds many amenities and services not found among other vessels of Galapagos. One of the best perks, the availability of wifi for $46 per device, with the service included with premium cabins. Additionally, the ship has two cloth dryers for guest use. Guides of the Santa Cruz 2 Galapagos ship are bilingual, and briefings of the following day’s activities are held in different languages at different times. This means no waiting your turn to hear the briefing as which occurs on other ships. Lastly, excursion groups are smaller, with 11 to 12 guests per guide as opposed to the normal 16. This affords guests a less crowded tour with more time to ask questions!

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The Floreana Galapagos Yacht stands out from other yachts in its category offering itineraries that run for eight days only, an itinerary method usually only found in higher classes. Their extensive loops cover the north-west featuring Genovesa and Fernandina, and the south loop including the famous islands; Floreana and Espanola. An excellent approach for those looking to cruise the islands in a modern yet affordable yacht. With eight double cabins, Floreana can accommodate up to 16 passengers in bunk-beds. An ample sundeck and lounge areas offer its guests comfortable reading spaces or lounge areas to enjoy the scenic surroundings.

 
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