Galapagos Central and North Islands cruising vacation

Galapagos Central and North Islands cruising vacation
You will be able to walk alongside endangered animals that you won't find anywhere else. The Galapagos park approves this route for its ability to transport blue-footed boobies, giant tortoises and marine iguanas. Horizon trimaran provides luxury, comfort, and stability for carefree cruising between islands.

Day by day

Day 1 : Baltra Island & Bartolome island

Welcome aboard the M/T Horizon to the Galapagos Islands. Upon your arrival, the crew and guide will meet you and take you to your accommodation. After you arrive, the cruise manager and guide will brief you on safety and emergency procedures, as well as the normal itinerary.

Bartolome Island

The island is known for its unique terrain and remnants of volcano cones. To see all of Sullivan Bay, you can hike up to the top at a lookout point. There are likely to be lava lizards or other seabirds flying high above.

  • Activities Walking on the boardwalk, hiking, snorkeling.
  • DifficultyEasy
  • Landing Dry or Wet are both possible
  • Possible Wildlife: Sea lions, various shorebirds, lava lizards, frigate birds.
Day 2 : Rabida island & Santiago island

Rabida Island

The iron content makes this visitor site unique. It has a distinct red gravel beach with a distinctive appearance. Here you can snorkel with amazing tropical fish. People love to stroll along the beaches, taking in the sights, and also visiting the black lagoon filled with pink flamingos.

  • Activities - Walking along the beach, swimming or snorkeling.
  • DifficultyEasy
  • Landing: Wet landing
  • Possible Wildlife: Sea lions, various shorebirds, pelican, manta rays, sea turtles, pink flamingos, lava lizards, Galapagos doves, blue-footed boobies.

Santiago Island

The James Bay visitor site is also known by that name. It is home to Galapagos Hawks, lava Lizards, and trails lead to beautiful tide pools with lots of fauna. You can also see fur seals that are different from common sea lions.

  • Activities: Walking along the beach, swimming, and snorkeling.
  • DifficultyEasy
  • Landing: Wet landing
  • Possible Wildlife: Sea lions, various shorebirds, pelican, stingrays, sea turtles, fur seals, marine iguanas, lava lizards, Galapagos doves, blue-footed boobies.
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Scheduled visits and activities with a professional bilingual guide
All meals on board, snacks, purified water, tea and coffee
Accommodation in standard cabin / suite (with balcony where applicable) with private bathroom and air conditioning
Snorkeling equipment (mask, lenses, fins), sea-kayaks, wet-suits (some boats)
Assistance at the Airport and 24/7 during the trip

Does not include

Air tickets to / from Galapagos from / to Quito, Guayaquil or combined route
Entrance to the Galapagos National Park US $ 100 p.p. (cash in the Islands)
Galapagos Control Card US $ 20 p.p. (at the airport before check-in)
Soft and alcoholic drinks on board; personal expenses, extras and tips guide and crew (cash);
Travel insurance with medical, cancellation and other unforeseen coverage
Other services in Continental Ecuador and not specified in the program
From $5,845.00 per person

Departure dates

Start DateEnd DateItineraryDuration
2024-01-062024-01-13A8 Days
2024-01-132024-01-20B8 Days
2024-01-202024-01-27A8 Days
2024-01-272024-02-03B8 Days
2024-01-062024-01-094A4 Days