Western Islands Cruise

Steve Alcorn
A gull in flight on Santa Cruz Island
Erin Correia
Making new friends...I swear I didn't approach it!
Erin Correia
Blue footed booby
Barbara Holmes
Giant Tortoise on Santa Cruz
Steve Alcorn
Cacti, Santa Cruz Island
John Collins
Lava cactus on Fernandina Island
DarAnne Dunning
Group of iguanas on Fernandina island in the Galapagos
This 7-day western islands cruise on the ship, Eric or Letty, explores the islands of Genovesa, Fernandina, Santiago and more!

Day 1

San Cristobal

San Cristobal is the easternmost island in the Galapagos archipelago and, geologically, one of the oldest. Spot nesting colonies of Frigatebirds and cruise around Kicker Rock, a cone formation which rises nearly 500 feet from the surface of the sea.

Day 2

  • Ship
  • Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Visit Genovesa, a shield volcano. Rich in birdlife, Genovesa stretches about five miles and is filled with salt water. Hike up the wooden trail of Prince Philip's Steps. Once at the top, explore the area and take in the extraordinary panoramic views.

Day 3

  • Ship
  • Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Santa Cruz Island

Travel by bus to the highlands of Santa Cruz Island. Watch the quickly changing scenery as it covers each of the Galapagos' seven vegetation zones.

In the afternoon, stop at the tunnels, the largest lava tubes found in Galapagos, before visiting Los Gemelos and the Charles Darwin Research Station.

Day 4

  • Ship
  • Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Fernandina - Isabela

Explore the island of Fernandina, Isabela, the youngest of the Galapagos Islands. An active shield volcano which last erupted in 2009, the island is mostly rocky and not hospitable to animals. Watch oystercatchers and sally light-foot crabs skirt across the rocks.

Day 5

  • Ship
  • Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Striding the equator, Isabela is the largest of the islands and features flora and fauna unique even to the Galapagos! Home to more wild tortoises than any of the other islands, Isabela entrances travelers with its close encounters and rich history.

Day 6

  • Ship
  • Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Santiago - Rabida

Day 7

  • Breakfast

Santa Cruz Island - Baltra

Sail to Baltra and transfer to the airport for your connection to the mainland.

All itineraries are subject to change due to weather or changes by the National Park Service or yacht operator.
Travelers on this yacht need to pre-pay the Galapagos Islands National Park Fee.

Single Supplement

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

Child Discount

25% discount for children age 11 and younger at time of Galapagos cruise. 15% discount for children age 12-17 at time of Galapagos cruise. Discount amounts and availability depend on departure date.
Children under 12 receive a discount of $135 off adult flight rates, and discounted Galapagos Entrance Fee of $50


  • Accommodations on board Eric & Letty 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
  • Wetsuits are available free of charge on a first come, first serve basis. Reserve a suit for your exclusive use for $25
  • Gratuities and drinks aboard the ship
  • Travel Insurance

Galapagos Flights

    Quito - Galapagos Roundtrip

  • $530 - $590

    Guayaquil - Galapagos Roundtrip

  • $475 - $520

Optional Hospitality Packages