North & South Islands Cruise

Hope Pordy
Galapagos finch
Monika Sundem
Kayaking around Santa Cruz
Charles Anderson
Lions Head, San Cristobal
Charles Anderson
Frigatebird, Genovesa
Laura Cahill
Lounging around!
Sullivan Peraino
Blue footed booby
Glory Moore
Galapagos Green Sea Turtle comes up for air off Santa Fe Island
The North and South islands of the Galapagos archipelago introduce travelers to sea lions, diverse vegetation, and once-in-a-lifetime snorkel opportunities with marine life.

Day 1

Baltra - Santiago

Embark on Santa Cruz Island and sail to Baltra, a small island in the Galapagos archipelago. This island is popular for its arid landscape and abundant plant life.

Day 2

Bartolome - Santa Cruz Island - Bachas Beach

Explore Bartolome

Day 3

North Seymour - Mosquera

Hike across the visitor trail, a one-mile walk through low vegetation on North Seymour. Blue-footed-boobies are abundant on this rocky island. Admire the diverse vegetation and rocky shores.

Day 4

Genovesa

Visit Genovesa, a shield volcano. Rich in birdlife, Genovesa stretched about five miles and is filled with salt water. Hike up Prince Philip's Steps which give an extraordinary view of the island and.

Day 5

San Cristobal - Leon Dormido

Visit León Dormido (Kicker Rock), a distinctive island which features two rocks which jut out of the ocean. This formation is home to a large colony of sea birds. Snorkel with a variety of fish and the occasional Galapagos shark.

Day 6

San Cristobal - Lobos

Explore San Cristobal

Day 7

Espanola

Explore Espanola

Day 8

Floreana

Step ashore on Floreana, one of the only populated islands in the Galapagos archipelago. This island is intriguing, presenting a rich human history with that of the animals. Hike along a trail towards a lagoon, which is home to several species of birds including the Greater Flamingo. Sea turtles lay their eggs in sand dunes and rays swim and occasionally jump in the shallow water. Snorkel at Devil’s Crown or Champion, shallow sunken craters known for their fish and coral inhabitants.

Day 9

Santa Fe - South Plaza Island

Explore Santa Fe

Day 10

  • Breakfast

Santa Cruz Island - Charles Darwin Center - Baltra

Explore the Charles Darwin center and disembark.

All itineraries are subject to change due to weather or changes by the National Park Service or yacht operator.
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Single Supplement

This yacht requires single travelers to pay a supplement for private accommodations unless a roommate can be found.

Child Discount

10% discount for children under age 12 at time of Galapagos cruise
Children under 12 receive a discount of $135 off adult flight rates, and discounted Galapagos Entrance Fee of $50

Includes

  • Accommodations on board Galaxy based on double occupancy
  • Meals while in the Galapagos
  • Bilingual Naturalist Guide
  • Shore Excursions
  • Swimming and Snorkeling
  • Adventure Life Pre-departure Services and In-Country Assistance (Quito Representative)
  • Transfers and Baggage Handling in the Galapagos
  • Snorkeling Equipment
  • Sea Kayaking

Excludes

  • Airfare (see Galapagos Flights)
  • Quito/Guayaquil Hotel and Transfers
  • $100 Galapagos Park Fee
  • $35 Galapagos Transit Card and Airport Assistance
  • $45 International Departure Tax
  • Wetsuit rental available for $25 for 4 days, $30 for 5 days, $35 for 6 days, $45 for 8 days, $55 for 10 days, $60 for 11 days, $80 for 15 days
  • Gratuities and drinks aboard the ship
  • Travel Insurance

Galapagos Flights

    Quito - Galapagos Roundtrip

  • $530 - $590

    Guayaquil - Galapagos Roundtrip

  • $475 - $520

Optional Hospitality Packages