Eastern Islands Cruise

Traveler taking a photo of giant turtles.
Sea lions resting on the beach with travels watching in zodiacs.
DarAnne Dunning
Sally light-foot crab and wildlife viewing tours in the Galapagos
Hiking across volcanic rock.
DarAnne Dunning
Group of Sally Lightfoot crabs headed for dry land in the Galapagos Islands
Galapagos Seaman Journey
Galapagos Seaman Journey

Highlights

  • Learn about the efforts being made to protect the Galapagos tortoises
  • Visit Post Office Bay, where you can leave postcards and letters
  • Visit Cerro Brujo and relax on white coral beaches
  • Snorkel alongside colorful fish, sea lions, and sea turtles

Cruise from island to island on this 8 day Galapagos adventure. Visit several islands throughout the archipelago and experience the widlife and landscape unique to each one. Visit the Jacinto Gordillo Breeding Center where you will see and learn about the efforts being made to protect tortoises in the Galapagos. Take a trip to Post Office Bay on Floreana Island and leave postcards in hope thay they delivered by fellow travelers! Of course don't forget to constantly be on the lookout for the many endemic species that call the Galapagos home! 

Day 1

Baltra - North Seymour

Arrive to the Galapagos and transfer to your ship. Our first stop is to North Seymour Island. Be on the the lookout for frigatebirds, blue-footed boobies and sea lions.

Day 2

  • Ship
  • Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Genovesa

Today, set out for Genovesa Island. This morning, explore El Barranco,where a walk on an island trail will hopefully put us into contact with Short-eared Owls and Red-footed and Masked Boobies.

Visit Darwin Bay, full of amazing Galapagos bird species such as Yellow Warblers and the Galapagos Dove!

Day 3

  • Ship
  • Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

South Plaza Island - Santa Fe

This morning, visit South Plaza Island, home to a variety of Galapagos iguanas. We'll also see amazing birds such as the Swallow-tailed Gull and Audobon's Shearwater.

In the afternoon, travel to Santa Fe Island, full of endemic Galapagos wildlife such as the Galapagos Hawk and the Galapagos Mockingbird.

Day 4

  • Ship
  • Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

San Cristobal

Today, explore San Cristobal Island. Our first stop is to the Jacinto Gordillo Breeding Center, where you will be able to see and learn about the efforts being made to protect tortoises in the Galapagos.

Then we will go to the island's Interpretation Center, where we learn about the history and wildlife of the Galapagos Islands.

Day 5

  • Ship
  • Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

San Cristobal

Today, continue to explore San Cristobal Island. This morning, travel to Pitt Point, on the northern part of the island, and hope to encounter Red-footed Boobies and the Chatham Mockingbird, endemic to the Galapagos.

This afternoon we visit Cerro Brujo and spend time on it's beautiful, white coral beach. This area is home to sea lions and marine birds such as the Nazca and Blue-footed Booby.

Day 6

  • Ship
  • Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Española

This morning, visit Punta Suarez on the island of Española. Punta Suarez is home to a variety of Galapagos bird species, as well as a blowhole that shoots water over fifty feet in the air!

This afternoon, head over to Gardner Bay. Its beautiful sandy beach is the perfect place to relax and watch for sea lions and sharks.

Day 7

  • Ship
  • Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Floreana

Today, explore Floreana Island and visit Punta Cormorant (Cormorant Point), home to a variety of shorebirds such as the White-cheeked Pintail duck and the American Flamingo.

This afternoon, visit Post Office Bay, where travelers can leave postcards and letters in the hopes that they get delivered via fellow travelers.

Day 8

  • Breakfast

Santa Cruz Island - Baltra

This morning, travel to Santa Cruz Island and visit the Charles Darwin Research Station. Here, we observe the Galapagos tortoise and learn about the many conservation programs of the Galapagos Islands.

This afternoon you will be transferred to the airport for your flight back to mainland Ecuador.


All itineraries are subject to change due to weather or changes by the National Park Service or yacht operator.
 Main Deck Ocean ViewUpper Deck Suite
2016-May-13
2016-May-27
2016-Jun-10
2016-Jun-24
2016-Oct-14
2016-Oct-28
2016-Nov-11
2016-Nov-25
2016-Dec-09
2016-Dec-23
$5,300$6,000
2016-Jul-08
2016-Jul-22
2016-Aug-05
2016-Aug-19
2016-Sep-02
2016-Sep-16
2016-Sep-30
$4,500$5,500

Single Supplement

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

Child Discount

15% discount for child under the age of 12 at time of Galapagos cruise traveling with two adults.
Children under 12 receive a discount of $135 off adult flight rates, and discounted Galapagos Entrance Fee of $50

Includes

  • Accommodations on board Seaman Journey 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
  • Gratuities and drinks aboard the ship
  • Travel Insurance

Galapagos Flights

    Quito - Galapagos Roundtrip

  • $530 - $590

    Guayaquil - Galapagos Roundtrip

  • $475 - $520

Optional Hospitality Packages