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


          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


                Explore Espanola

                Day 8


                  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.
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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


                      • 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


                      • 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