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

Departs

  • Jul 24, 2014
  • Aug 07, 2014
  • Aug 21, 2014
  • Sep 04, 2014
  • Nov 13, 2014
  • Nov 27, 2014
  • Dec 11, 2014
  • Dec 25, 2014
  • Jan 08, 2015
  • Jan 22, 2015
  • Feb 05, 2015
  • Feb 19, 2015
  • Mar 05, 2015
  • Mar 19, 2015
  • Apr 02, 2015
  • Apr 16, 2015
  • Apr 30, 2015
  • May 14, 2015
  • May 28, 2015
  • Jun 11, 2015
  • Jun 25, 2015
  • Jul 09, 2015
  • Jul 23, 2015
  • Aug 06, 2015
  • Aug 20, 2015
  • Sep 03, 2015
  • Sep 17, 2015
  • Oct 01, 2015
  • Oct 15, 2015
  • Oct 29, 2015
  • Nov 12, 2015
  • Nov 26, 2015
  • Dec 10, 2015

Private Independent Travel

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

                      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.
                       Lower DeckMain DeckUpper Deck
                      2014-Jul-24
                      2014-Aug-07
                      2014-Aug-21
                      2014-Sep-04
                      2014-Nov-13
                      2014-Nov-27
                      2014-Dec-11
                      2014-Dec-25
                      2015-Jan-08
                      2015-Jan-22
                      2015-Feb-05
                      2015-Feb-19
                      2015-Mar-05
                      2015-Mar-19
                      2015-Apr-02
                      2015-Apr-16
                      2015-Apr-30
                      2015-May-14
                      2015-May-28
                      2015-Jun-11
                      2015-Jun-25
                      2015-Jul-09
                      2015-Jul-23
                      2015-Aug-06
                      2015-Aug-20
                      2015-Sep-03
                      2015-Sep-17
                      2015-Oct-01
                      2015-Oct-15
                      2015-Oct-29
                      2015-Nov-12
                      2015-Nov-26
                      2015-Dec-10
                      $4,025$4,225$4,225

                      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

                      Cancellation Policy

                      Days Prior to departureFee
                      70 days or moreDeposit
                      0-69 days100% Cruise Cost

                      Single Supplement

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

                      Deposit & Payment

                      Initial deposit is 35% ($400 minimum), and most travelers will call our office and pay the deposit with a credit card. We accept Visa, Mastercard, AmEx, and Discover. Alternatively, you can send a check to our Missoula, Montana, office or register online at: https://www.adventure-life.com/forms/register

                      Final payment is due 70 (10 weeks) days prior to departure.

                      Booking last minute? No problem! Please contact one of our trip planners, and we can get you on your way if booking less than 70 (10 weeks) days prior to departure.

                      Click here to see a copy of our Terms and Conditions.

                      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

                      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