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A sleek and luxurious twin-hulled cruise, the Elite Galapagos Catamaran is the newest Galapagos luxury cruise, with operation beginning in the summer of 2019. The Elite Galapagos cruise indulges the senses with exquisite social areas built with incredible attention to detail. Enjoy a seamless indoor and outdoor experience, with panoramic views at every turn.  Far-reaching itineraries lead you through an exhilarating adventure in one of the places of the planet with the richest biodiversity. Wind down in the evening in the Elite’s premium and golden cabins featuring wall to wall panoramic windows. Better yet, they lead to an outdoor private balcony affording visitors their own show of the breathtaking Galapagos landscapes.

Upper Deck Solarium, Bar, and Jacuzzi of the Elite Galapagos Catamaran
In between excursions, likely the majority of your time will be relaxing on the beautiful upper deck. The Elite Galapagos Cruise exceeds all typical standards, with a salon and upper deck wet bar serving top-notch cocktails made from premium international and local spirits. The professional barman can quickly whip up a fancy cocktail or whiskey in a matter of seconds. Alternatively, those wine connoisseur can take their pick from a wide array of delicious Chilean, Argentinian, and international wines.

A fan favorite of the Elite Galapagos catamaran is the upper deck solarium. This area features a large floor cushion adjacent to the jacuzzi, perfect for sunbathing AND getting in a quick nap. Otherwise, guests can lay back and enjoy the panoramic views of the Galapagos. When nighttime rolls around, grab the blanket provided blanket in your room and head up to the upper deck for incredible stargazing. You are guaranteed a show full of shooting stars as long as the clouds are at bay. This is one of the most isolated places in the world, with no lights in the surrounding area for miles and miles

World-class Crew of the Elite Galapagos Catamaran
The Elite Galapagos cruise contains a behind the scenes staff at your service, doing everything to maximize your Galapagos experience. Room service is provided twice daily, although you will never see them do their work. The onboard Sous chef prepares three exquisite meals per day, with options of international and national cuisine that will have your mouth watering. After dinner, enjoy a delicious dessert. The Elite Galapagos Yacht also provides free soda, coffee, and delicious snacks 24/7

In order to make sure your experience is everything you need it to be, the Elite onboard yacht manager is available at all times. These staff members go through extensive training to address any questions or situations onboard. Ask this staff member if you want to rent a GoPro before your snorkeling adventure or have any dietary restrictions

Cabins of the Elite Galapagos Catamaran
Each stunning stateroom of the Elite Galapagos cruise features an ensuite private bathroom with a hot shower and all the amenities and toiletries needed for the duration of your stay. Each cabin of the Elite has a powerful hairdryer, so don’t worry about bringing one from home. Additionally, you will find a useful clothing line within the shower to dry your wet bathing suits.

The staterooms of the Elite Galapagos Catamaran are truly unrivaled in the amount of space provided, even allowing for an office desk, comfortable furniture, a gorgeous private balcony, and wall to wall glass windows. Each cabin has controllable air conditioning to set your room to your desired temperature. Lastly, The beds of the Elite Galapagos Cruise cabins are king-sized beds or two double beds for families, fitted with the finest linens for a night of quality sleep.

Itineraries and Class Three Galapagos Naturalist Guide
The Elite Galapagos Cruise itineraries incorporate a significant variety of Galapagos visit points and allow for a nice collection of destinations to choose from. Additionally, every step of the way you will have a world-class local guide at your side, multilingual and trained for years in Galapagos flora and fauna. The Elite Galapagos Catamaran guides are full of wisdom and experience. They truly create an environment of education, fun, and most importantly safety.

Bonus Features of the Elite Galapagos Catamaran
The Elite Galapagos cruise is is a child-friendly cruise. This includes offering interconnected cabins to keep everyone together. Additionally, the cruise provides various board games in the salon for entertainment. Additionally, alternate food options are available for children with specific tastes. However, the largest bonus is 25% discount children under 12 years of age. The Elite also carries multiple glass-bottom kayaks allowing you to close to the wildlife surrounding the islands.

 

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Introducing the American-made Grand Majestic Galapagos Yacht, a sporty and modern Megayacht with an intimate 16 passenger capacity.  For those visitors that want to cruise through the Galapagos in absolute luxury, with unlimited space, cutting edge technology, and unrivalled comfort, this cruise is made for you.  Spacious air-conditioned staterooms built are built custom-made for honeymooners, families, and solo travelers.  Carefully crafted itineraries steer visitors on all-encompassing visits of the coveted spots of the Galapagos islands full of endemic species, hidden gems, and stunning landscapes.  The professional and veteran crew of the Grand Majestic Galapagos Yacht makes you feel at home as they bring a once in a lifetime Galapagos experience to life.

Social areas of the Grand Majestic Galapagos Yacht
The designers of the Grand Majestic Galapagos cruise built this megayacht specifically with customer comfort in mind, combing tastefully decorated living areas that concentrate on providing spectacular panoramic vistas of the Galapagos islands.  Enjoy gorgeous sunsets on the upper deck solarium, where you can grab a delicious cocktail from the wet bar served by the onboard professional barman.  This area also includes a fantastic hot jacuzzi, plenty of cozy deck furniture, and low walls affording 360 views of the Islands. Additionally, the upper deck features an alfresco dining area for delicious outdoor a

Head down to the lounge area of the Grand Majestic Galapagos cruise, where you’ll find a large cosy couch along with ceiling to floor windows with chairs facing towards them for optimal wildlife viewing.  In the evening, wind down in the luxurious salon area feet away from the indoor bar, which is stocked with a selection of premium international and national spirits, fine wine, and local beer. Additionally, this area is available 24/7 with snacks, coffee, and tea. In the evenings before dinner, your guide will present a briefing on the large flat-screen television. This includes the activities for the following days, the animals you can expect to see, and what to bring.

Cabins of the Grand Majestic Galapagos Yacht
Luxury is an understatement within the Cabins of the Grand Majestic Galapagos cruise, with expansive rooms providing every commodity you could possibly need.  Each room features airconditioning control, an ensuite private bathroom with all toiletries for bathing, and plenty of space for hanging clothing and storing belongings. Additionally, rooms are equipped with reading lights, 110 and 220-volt sockets for charging electronics. Each room is also equipped with extra-large panoramic windows for the best view upon waking. For the ultimate upgrade, ask about the premium and matrimonial suites featuring king-sized beds, flat-screen TVs with entertainment loaded with movies, and extra furniture for lounging within your room in privacy.

The Veteran Crew of the Grand Majestic Galapagos Yacht
Few crews run more effectively than the staff of the Grand Majestic Galapagos cruise, a group of 10 friendly staff members always ready to assist Galapagos visitors. While you are away on excursions, a professional cleaning crew will have your room tidied up before your return.  The onboard sous chef began his career in the professional restaurant setting and prepares incredible meals thrice daily and can certainly work around any dietary restriction.  Your class two or three bilingual naturalist guide has knowledge of every inch of the islands, providing fascinating lessons as you witness the wildlife and history of the islands.

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Launched in the summer of 2018, the Endemic Galapagos Catamaran is a specialized megayacht custom designed especially for cruising the cerulean waters of the Galapagos Islands. Considered one of the most modern and luxurious ships in the archipelago, the Endemic Galapagos cruise is garnering stellar reviews month after month for its world-class service and unparalleled Galapagos exploration.  Spacious, comfortable, steady and eminently seaworthy, the Galapagos Endemic sets a new standard for luxury catamarans in its class. The Endemic features high tech computers for guest use, a large flat-screen television in the passenger lounge and Blu-ray player. A typical day on a luxury Galapagos yacht like the Endemic Galapagos Catamaran will include a morning expedition to a visitor point. You’ll witness the likes of Magnificent Frigate birds, Blue-footed boobies, sea lions, tortoises, iguanas, and Galapagos Penguins. Afterward, enjoy an exquisite lunch on board, relax in the Jacuzzi, and then enjoy an afternoon snorkel trip to world-class snorkeling destination. Lastly, enjoy another gourmet meal for dinner. Cap this off with a cold drink on the deck while watching a dazzling sunset and you have the perfect Galapagos day!

Upper Seck Solarium, Bar, and Jacuzzi of the Endemic Galapagos Catamaran
When you are not on your excursions, likely the majority of your time will be spent relaxing on the upper deck. The Endemic Galapagos cruise goes above and beyond, with both an upper deck wet bar and an interior salon bar.  The professional barman of the Endemic Galapagos cruise can rapidly whip up a fancy cocktail, pour a quality whiskey or glass of exceptional wine in a matter of seconds.

When nighttime rolls around, grab a blanket from your room and head up to the upper deck for a little bit of stargazing. With no lights in the surrounding area for miles and miles, you are guaranteed a show as long as the clouds are at bay.

 The World-class Crew of the Endemic Galapagos Catamaran
The Endemic Galapagos cruise has a friendly and impressive staff at your service, constantly maximizing your Galapagos experience. The onboard Sous chef prepares three exquisite meals per day, with options of international and national cuisine that will have your mouth watering. To cap it off, enjoy a delicious dessert. No need to bring snacks, as you will find free soda, coffee, and snacks 24/7.

The Endemic onboard yacht manager is available at all times to address any questions or issues onboard. Whether you want to rent a GoPro before your wildlife excursions or have any dietary restrictions, this professional staff member will assist you at every step of the way.

Luxury Estaterooms of the Endemic Galapagos Catamaran
Each cabin features a large private bathroom with all the amenities and toiletries you could need for your trip. Additionally, enjoy hot showers in the spacious bathroom, and don’t worry about bringing a hairdryer as the ship provides each cabin with one. Moreover, you will find a clothing line to dry your clothing and a hairdryer and a hot shower.

The rooms are truly unrivaled in the amount of space, even allowing for an office desk and gorgeous private balcony, and wall to wall glass windows. Each cabin has controllable air conditioning to set your room to your desired temperature. The beds of the Endemic Galapagos cruise cabins are spacious king-sized beds or two double beds for families.

Itineraries and Class Three Galapagos Naturalist Guide
The itineraries of the Endemic Galapagos cruise visit a significant number of Galapagos visit points and provide a wide array of options to choose from. Additionally, onboard you will have a world-class guide at your side. These Galapagos guides are full of wisdom and experience, creating an environment of education, fun, and safety to maximize your adventure.

Bonus Features of the Endemic Galapagos Catamaran
The Endemic is a child-friendly ship, offering interconnected cabins to keep everyone together, alternative food options for children with specific tastes, and 25% for your child under 12 years of age. There are also plenty of board games and a flat-screen television to keep children entertained while onboard. The Endemic also carries multiple glass-bottom kayaks to get up close with the wildlife surrounding the islands and the aquatic species swimming below.

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The Alya Luxury Galapagos Catamaran is an impressive 105-foot megayacht built-in 2017, a newer ship amongst the Galapagos fleet. Enjoy your stay in one of nine spacious cabins, eight of which have outdoor balconies to relax and enjoy your own private view of phenomenal Galapagos landscapes. The larger social areas of the Alya Galapagos Catamaran include a large upper deck solarium for soaking in the rays of the equatorial sun, a tastefully furnished indoor lounge for relaxing and socializing, and a spacious dining room with plenty of tables to savor your three exquisite meals served daily. Within the dining room, there is an unlimited supply of snacks, coffee, and tea 24/7. Other unique spaces not found on all cruises include the library and media center to keep you entertained throughout your journey.

Stunning Cabins of the Alya Galapagos Catamaran
The nine cabins of the Alya Galapagos Catamaran are enormous and fully stocked with every luxury and commodity you need. The two large windows provide a fantastic everchanging view of the Galapagos, with a thick shade curtain for those times you need a quick cat nap during the day.  The Alya provides each room with a reusable water bottle for every guest, all toiletries you could need for your stay, a hairdryer, and of course outlets for all your electronics to charge. All staterooms include private bathrooms, cold/hot water, air conditioning, safe box, and additional amenities.

The Crew of the Alya Galapagos Catamaran
The Alya Galapagos catamaran contains an eight-person crew ready to assist you at every step of the way. This 5-star assistance begins the moment you reach the airport and doesn’t end until you are checked for your departure. The bilingual, certified naturalist guide creates a safe and enlightening adventure through the Galapagos Islands. With the incredible ratio of crew members to guests, you will never be in need.

The Chefs of the Alya Galapagos catamaran craft masterful dishes during your entire stay. Enjoy a mix of international and national cuisine that will have you raving to your friends when you get back home. If you have any specific dietary restrictions, the chef will meet your needs and cook up a delicious meal. Your onboard yacht manager, who acts as a hotel manager, will make sure your stay is up to the luxury standard of this cruise class. If you need anything, they will be at your beck and call to improve your experience in any way possible.

Onboard Jacuzzi
The Alya Galapagos Catamaran includes a superb whirlpool on the upper sun deck, perfect for heating up between snorkeling excursions. The Catamaran also includes TWO bars, one upper deck and the other below. This means a refreshing fruit juice, ice-cold beer, or tropical cocktail can be ready for you in moments.

Fantastic Itineraries
The Alya Galapagos yacht has various carefully crafted itineraries, allowing you to choose between almost any region of the Galapagos of interest. Whether you desire to see Galapagos penguins, the blue-footed booby, or the Goliath Galapagos tortoises, the world is your oyster. Daily excursions include fascinating nature hikes, snorkeling, beach walks, and kayaking.

Bonus Features
Coming down for a special occasion? Whether it is your honeymoon or a birthday, the Alya Galapagos Catamaran staff will do everything to make that day truly extraordinary. Just make the request, and the staff can whip something up or work with a request.

Do you have children? Children under 12 get a 20% percent discount, making this yacht cheaper for the family. Moreover, choose side-by-side rooms, and convert the cabins to double or twin beds. This Catamaran is all about making your stay on the Alya Galapagos Catamaran stress-free.

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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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Cruise the Galapagos Archipelago in style and comfort aboard a megayacht designed specifically with Galapagos visitors in mind. The Letty Galapagos Yacht is a first-class vessel accommodating up to 20 passengers spread across three ample decks. The Letty marries all the essential elements to make a once in a lifetime Galapagos trip: luxurious and well-appointed living areas, out of this world itineraries full of hidden gems and Galapagos wildlife settlements, a world-class staff highly trained and vetted staff, state of the art technology, and a royal wining and dining experience. Know you are in the best hands with the veteran cruise line RELAIS & CHATEAUX, owners consistently pushing the boundaries of what is possible in the world of first-class cruising.

Cabins of the Letty Galapagos Yacht
The Letty Galapagos cruise contains ten ocean-facing cabins for all guests, with flexible rooming options fitted for any traveler. These include double beds for couples, twin and double beds for solo travelers, and a combination of beds with additional bunk beds for families.  Each suite is equipped with windows affording plenty of light and gorgeous views, bountiful storage space, a safe for valuables, personal climate control devices, and many charging ports to charge any electronics. Additionally, each room of the Letty Galapagos yacht contains a private ensuite bathroom with a hot shower, a marble vanity, amenities and toiletries, and a blow dryer.

Social areas of the Letty Galapagos Yacht
The Letty Galapagos cruise truly stands out with her spectacular living areas. Soak up the sun and spot Galapagos wildlife on the upper deck solarium featuring faux grass, chaise lounge furniture, full sun and shaded areas. The outdoor stern and forward decks of the Letty Galapagos yacht are wonderful places to find a private corner of the ship for intimate conversation or peace and quiet. As night falls, enjoy the spectacle of a million stars without light pollution to disrupt the marvels of the universe.

Within the interior of the Letty, enjoy breathtaking panoramic views of the Galapagos with wall to wall windows throughout the entire ship. The salon area contains a state of the art media center with an Apple TV and a curated library and board games to keep the children entertained. This is also the spot where your guide will also brief you on the following day’s activities. The bar area is fully stocked with premium and national liquors, local beers, and fine wines, along with an attentive barman ready to pour any drink you may desire. The spacious and dining area is fitted with many booths and tables, where you will be served three times per day exquisite meals crafted by the onboard sous chef, a master of his trade. The cuisine served on this Galapagos cruise is a wide assortment of international and national cuisine, with a delicious dessert to top it off. Additionally, the Letty Galapagos yacht contains a snack and coffee station replenished throughout the day and available 24/7

Bonus Features of the Letty Galapagos Yacht
With a unique guest ratio of 10 guests per national park guide, as opposed to the common 16 per guide, you will be getting a unique and personalized tour of the Galapagos islands. Less people within groups means the wildlife is easier to spot, and have more time to ask the questions about the processes occurring on the islands. Additionally, the Letty Galapagos cruise carries multiple kayaks for an extra excursion during your trip, great for getting close to sea lions, various booby species, and more! Lastly, enjoy 15 percent discounts for children.

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A newcomer to the archipelago fleet, the Petrel Galapagos Catamaran is a luxury cruise named after a common sea bird in the Galapagos, following the same traits and behavior, cruising swiftly with elegance, and silent at sea. The Petrel was built with comfort and stability as primary features and is equipped with spacious lounge areas, large cabins, and Jacuzzi. Far-reaching itineraries feature comprehensive programs throughout the center-west and south-north islands in the Galapagos. Modern interiors with friendly and professional customer-centric staff set the perfect condition for an unforgettable experience. Best of all, the Petrel Galapagos Catamaran provides close encounters with untamed wildlife in a remarkable ecosystem that never ceases to amaze all guests coming across its shores.

Stunning Social Areas of the Petrel Galapagos Catamaran
While you are in between the fantastic excursions of the Galapagos island, relax on a stunning megayacht you would find in Hollywood movies. In the dining area, feast in royalty thrice daily on cuisine prepared by your professional sous chef. Typically, the Cruise food menu is composed of a mix of local Ecuadorian style along with your international staples. Think local Galapagos lobster or steak for dinner, eggs any style for breakfast including french toast or pancakes, and a wonderful bbq of various meats for lunch. Have any dietary restrictions?  The staff of the Petrel Galapagos yacht staff can work around any diet to meet your wishes. After excursions, the chef prepares delicious snacks awaiting your return, fueling you with energy throughout the day. You’ll need it, as the thrilling adventures are non stop for days on end!

Within the Petrel Galapagos cruise salon area, wind down on cozy plush furniture in the afternoon where your class three guide will present a short briefing about the activities of the following day, including some fascinating history and the endemic animals you are likely to see. This area also includes a bar, with an excellent inventory of premium, international, and local spirits along with a selection of beer, wine, and champagne. Before dinner, grab your beverage of choice and watch your guide’s presentation which will be hooked up to a large flat screen and entertainment system.

On the upper deck solarium, head to the wet bar to grab those tropical cocktails without ever having to head downstairs. Relax on outdoor reclining furniture and lean back in total relaxation and soak in the equatorial rays. Last but not least the jacuzzi. The most enjoyable aspect of the upper deck solarium is the 360 panoramic views where you can witness dolphins, magnificent frigatebirds and fulls flying along with the ship, and large humpback whales. Additionally, there are parts both shaded and unshaded so you can relax in the warm rays of the equatorial sun, and then have a respite in the comfort of the shade.

Cabins and Deluxe Suites of the Petrel Galapagos Catamaran
The Petrel Galapagos cruise designers went above and beyond in the pursuit of creating the perfect abode. Well-lit cabins include bountiful storage for your belongings, safety boxes for valuables, magnificent panoramic windows yielding to stunning Galapagos landscapes, and of course private bathrooms with hot water and biodegradable toiletries. Flexibility in suites allows for a choice between a double bed or two twins catering to families.

If you want to go for the ultimate upgrade, ask about the premium suites featuring a lounge area with plush furniture, extra-large windows, and king-sized beds. Best of all, private balconies create an intimate setting for witnessing the Galapagos, perfect for honeymooners or guests that want their own private show of the islands.

Flexible itinerary options of the Petrel Galapagos Catamaran
With 4, 5, 6, and 8-day itineraries, the options for duration and activities are limitless. The shorter 4 and 5-day itineraries focus on the central and eastern islands. These include:

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.

Genovesa: A stunning volcanic caldera, containing thousands of storm petrol and many endemic birds.

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

Santiago: Also known as San Salvador, named after San Salvador Island, or as James Island. The island, which consists of two overlapping volcanoes Marine Iguanas, sea lions, fur seals, land and sea turtles, flamingos, crabs, dolphins, and sharks are found here.

The six and eight-day itineraries of the Petrel Galapagos cruise include many fascinating stops on 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, sea lions, and incredible amounts of marine biodiversity surrounding mangrove lagoons. You will also visit Floreana, which contains an incredible flamingo lagoon and snorkeling spots full of wildlife and stunning corals. Lastly, spend some time on Santa Cruz, continue east to Santa Fe and San Cristobal

Bonus Features of the Petrel Galapagos Catamaran
Cruisegoers with children under the age of 12 are eligible for a 25 percent discount. Additionally, the ship is equipped with snorkeling and wetsuit all included in the ticket price.

 

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The Reina Silvia Galapagos yacht is a stellar first class experience providing the best of fine cruising. Explore the islands in a ship featuring contemporary wooden interiors, carpeted floors, ample lounge areas, luxurious staterooms & comprehensive programs. The Reina is ideal for guests seeking to discover the islands with in-depth and all-encompassing itineraries. A 90 feet long vessel that accommodates guests in 6 staterooms with double & twin arrangements; A triple layout is available under request. All staterooms carry their private bathrooms with all amenities & facilities. A crew of eight caters to passengers needs creating a pleasant environment for all to 12 to 16 guests. Eastern & Western routes are available for 8 days, showcasing the best and most prominent visit point in all of the archipelago.

Social areas of the Reina Silvia Galapagos Yacht
The exterior of the Reina Silvia Galapagos cruise features a gorgeous exterior covered lounge with two cosy half-moon couches. This area is perfect for socializing with cruise guests, admiring striking panoramic views of the volcanic landscapes, and, of course, spotting thriving wildlife populations. Additionally, it is directly adjacent to the outdoor wet bar, where your attentive barman can craft you a delicious tropical cocktail.

Heading into the interior, you’ll find a cosy, well-appointed living area with plenty of furniture for all guests to relax. Nearby is another full bar full of premium liquors, fine wine, local beer, and an on-tap soda machine. For Coffee and tea drinkers, a station is available 24/7 free of charge, constantly replenished throughout the day. Additionally, the Reina Silvia Galapagos yacht contains a curated library, full of interesting books to dive into. Lastly, the dining area features booth style seating with white table cloths to both maximize comfort and create a romantic ambience. Here, enjoy thrice daily professionally prepared meals by the onboard sous chef that will leave your mouth watering long after you have returned home.

Staterooms of the Reina Silvia Galapagos Yacht
At GreenGo travel, we absolutely love the cabins of the Reina Silvia Galapagos cruise for the features not commonly found within other cruises of its class. In specific, a large flat-screen television and entertainment system for those that want to wind down in the cabin at the end of the night. Additionally, large windows above the headboard stream in light, and provide breathtaking views upon awakening. Beside the bed, you’ll find reading lights and ports for charging electronics. As for the linens and bedding, only the best of quality is used for a hotel-like experience.

The Reina also affords guests with plenty of space for all belongings, including wardrobes and drawers, along with a personal safety box for valuables. Within each cabin is a private bathroom with a hot shower and top of the line toiletries and towels. Best of all, the Reina Silvia Galapagos cruise has flexible room options, with the option for two doubles, a full, and even triple accommodation for families.

Itineraries of the Reina Silvia Galapagos Yacht
There are two itinerary options on the Reina Siliva Galapagos Yacht, both with durations of eight days. One explores the Eastern Islands, while the other explores the Western islands. Both routes showcase fabulous areas of the Galapagos islands, including remote wildlife settlements, volcanic landscapes, hidden gems, and stunning snorkel sites. For more information on which choice to make, speak with our expert travel specialists or head over to our blog on the topic!

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The Passion Galapagos yacht redefines sophistication and exclusivity, a cruise privately owned – now fully renovated; retaining her elegance and character. Unlike any other vessel, the Passion Galapagos cruise features astonishingly large living areas for a small group of 14 guests with a service ratio of one crew member per guest. Alfresco meals can be served in the exterior dining area, a beautiful panoramic sky lounge and wide lounge chairs and a hot Jacuzzi available for your leisure. Exterior settings of the Passion Galapagos yacht is composed of more than 200m of fine teak decking, 5 spacious staterooms 2 with double bathrooms and private lounges ensuring the highest level of comfort. Pick your choice from east & west programs available in 8-day departures affording an outstanding, all-encompassing Galapagos adventure.

Spacious Estate Rooms on the Passion Galapagos Yacht
The Passion Galapagos cruise runs 159 feet, 30 percent larger than other cruises of its class. With this extra space to work with, the yacht design allows for unbelievably large estate rooms.  Each contains a private balcony to enjoy spectacular views, endemic wildlife, and intimate conversations. Additionally, each cabin contains a private bathroom designed with teakwood flooring and Italian marble.

However, the most unique aspect of these bathrooms is the bathtubs, as the Passion Galapagos Yacht is the only ship to offer this feature in the Galapagos. Lastly, every room includes a safe for valuables, toiletries for bathing, air conditioning, reading lights, electronic ports for charging, an entertainment system with a flat-screen television, and the highest quality linens. Each room is tastefully decorated with a Galapagos theme and includes panoramic windows offering neverending striking views. For the ultimate upgrade, take a look into the VIP and Master Suites, each containing two bathrooms, a spacious lounge with cozy furniture, and king-sized beds.

Unrivaled Social Areas of the Passion Galapagos Yacht
Ship designers went above and beyond with the Passion Galapagos cruise, creating a 360-degree panoramic sky lounge. Compared to any other cruise’s interior living areas, this stunning interior living area provides the best views of the Galapagos while allowing you a respite from the sun. This area is full of stylish and cozy furniture, where you can sip on a tropical cocktail, catch up on your favorite book, and watch magnificent landscapes pass by.

Every afternoon, unwind on the cozy furniture in the sky lounge salon. Your class three Galapagos naturalist guide will give a short briefing on the activities of the following days. Afterward, enjoy a masterful dinner in the charming dining area prepared by a professional sous chef, generally a mix of international and national cuisine.  Saving the best for last, enjoy the warm rays of the Equatorial sun on the upper deck solarium. This area has adjustable cushioned lounge chairs, a jacuzzi for warming up between those snorkeling excursions, and an alfresco barbeque area and dining table. Once a week, enjoy a fantastic meal in the great outdoors with delicious freshly squeezed national fruit juices.

The world-class crew of the Passion Galapagos Yacht
With more staff than guests, you will never have a moment of need during your Galapagos visit. The Passion Galapagos cruise staff includes a professional chef cooking up delicious meals thrice daily including dessert, a veteran captain taking you to the new location, a barman that can craft any cocktail you desire in moments, and many assistants to help with excursions, daily activities, and room service.

Itineraries of the Passion Galapagos Yacht
Short itineraries of 5 and 4 days focus on the eastern and center islands, where you can explore the oldest of the Galapagos islands full of green vegetation. These include:

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.

Genovesa: A stunning volcanic caldera, a bird paradise out of Jurrasic park with thousands of storm petrol and many endemic birds.

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

Santiago: Also known as San Salvador, named after San Salvador Island, or as James Island. The island, which consists of two overlapping volcanoes. Here, enjoy views of the Galapagos fauna, including marine iguanas, sea lions, fur seals, land and sea turtles, flamingos, crabs, dolphins, and sharks

8-day Itinerary of the Galapagos Passion Yacht:
This itinerary includes many fascinating stops the pristine western islands, and a Galapagos visitor favorite, Isabela island, the largest and most volcanically active island of the Galapagos Islands. On this island, you can witness five species of giant tortoises, humpback whales, sea lions, and incredible amounts of marine biodiversity surrounding mangrove lagoons. You will also visit Floreana, which contains an incredible flamingo lagoon and snorkeling spots full of wildlife and stunning coral.

 

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A small and easy-going cruise, the Darwin Galapagos Yacht is a highly recommended and all-inclusive yacht featuringan adventure of a lifetime. Highlights include air-conditioned rooms with hot showers and private bathrooms, well-appointed lounge areas with an upper deck solarium to enjoy the stunning surroundings, and extensive itineraries. With friendly – attentive staff and a huge variety within their itineraries, the Darwin Galapagos yacht is a popular choice among those looking for an affordable yacht with a small group to get acquainted with your fellow travelers. Their loops are interestingly called Adventure or Discovery itineraries, which one are you? Are you after an adventure of a lifetime, or discovering Darwin’s footprints?

Small Ship, Big Package
Darwin’s is known as a warm and welcoming vessel that creates an amazing family-like environment. Her style is classic, with guests frequently remarking to us on the beautiful design of the ship. Although she does not boast the megayacht status of other ships, the Darwin Galapagos cruise offers wildlife enthusiasts an affordable option way to experience the islands to the maximum potential, with itineraries full of settlements showcasing the endemic animals of the Galapagos. Designers expertly utilize the space of the Darwin Galapagos yacht, with eight cabins arranged across the three decks. For those that have had a history with any motion sickness, we typically advise them to book with the lower deck cabins where the swaying motion is reduced. Alternatively, if you have no issue and you want a cabin with the best views, the upper deck cabins nearby the sundeck are for you!

The eight double cabins are arranged bunk style and fitted with hotel-quality linens. Each room contains a private bathroom with a hot shower, eco-friendly toiletries, and conditioning. Lower deck cabins feature portholes to let in light. Upper cabins have picture windows, affording guests magnificent sea views upon awakening, right before filling up on energy for the day with a delicious breakfast and local Galapagos Coffee.

We love the airconditioned indoor lounge area of Darwin Galapagos Yacht the perfect place to reminiscence about your Galapagos experiences with fellow guests or catch up on your current book. Additionally, the lounge has 110v power for charging electronics, and a TV/DVD system. Your naturalist guide will provide a fifteen-minute briefing of the following day’s activities here, to prepare you fully for the next day of adventure.

Wine and Dine Like Kings
The Chef of the Darwin Galapagos yacht has world-class talent, with a knowledge of both Ecuadorian cuisines alongside a repertoire of international dishes. Whether you are an omnivore or vegetarian guests, the chef can work with any dietary restriction and happily prepare a delicious meal within the bouns of your requirements. These delicious meals are served three times daily in the well-appointed dining room of the main deck.

Among the other stunning living areas, the full bar with a professional bartender to whip up any cocktail, and the upper deck solarium where you can enjoy 360 panoramic views of the islands. Don’t forget to head up and check out the fabulous sunsets and miraculous showcasing of the cosmos after dark.

Itineraries of the Darwin Galapagos Yacht
The owner of this ship, Manuel Villacís, immigrated to the Galapagos Islands in the 1940s. After falling in love with this incredible land, he made the decision to enter the responsible tourism industry, leading to the building of the Darwin yacht in 1995 in the Galapagos. He carefully designed two itineraries, both all-encompassing and full of adventure.

Four routes are available on the Darwin Galapagos Yacht, with durations lasting between five and eight days, each showcasing different regions across the Galapagos Islands. Each route contains a plethora of pristine beaches, otherworldy wildlife settlements, fascinating historical sites, and top-notch snorkel sites. One route is not better than another per se but is up to the opinion of each guest and which animals they prefer to see. For more information, check out our blog section or consult our professional travel team for advice. To get the full sample of the islands, combine itineraries for a full two-week cruise!

 
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