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Below, Adventure Life's South America cruise experts have chosen the best small cruise ships and boats on the continent. Most cruises in South America are all about wildlife. The Galapagos Islands, the Amazon River Basin, and Antarctica are South America's top cruise destinations. The Galapagos Islands are accessed via Ecuador where you'll fly 600 miles into the Pacific and board small yachts and cruise ships viewing wildlife on dozens of tropical volcanic islands. While on the Amazon River and it's tributaries in Peru, Ecuador, & Brazil, nature lovers explore the world's largest, most biodiverse rain forest on luxurious river cruises. Cruise to Antartica on one of these hand picked small ships leaving from Ushuaia, Argentina or Punta Arenas, Chile. Contact our South America cruise specialists for trip planning help.
 
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Beluga; Beluga exterior
$3,270
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Beluga

The Beluga is a lovely, 110 foot, single steel-hulled motor yacht. It is fully air-conditioned and accommodates 16 passengers in double staterooms, each with private bathroom and hot water shower.
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Cruise the Galapagos on the Cachalote ship
$2,460
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Cachalote

The Cachalote is one of the Galapagos' premier motor sail boats. 16 guests sail the islands in 8 stylish cabins, hiking on the Islands and snorkeling in the pristine waters of Galapagos on 6, 8 and 15 day tours of the Galapagos Islands.
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Cruise in the Galapagos on the Cormorant ship
$3,090
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Cormorant

The Cormorant is one of the most luxurious catamarans to sail the islands and has a well-earned reputation for top-notch service and excellent itineraries that visit the best spots in the Galapagos Islands.
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Letty ship in the Galapagos
$4,100
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Eric & Letty

The upscale Galapagos yachts Eric and Letty are classic cruise boat options for cruising the Galapagos Islands in style and comfort. 20 guests on board visit the Islands in two small groups making these cruise options perfect for those who prefer small tour groups and a high proportion of guides to guests.
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Galapagos Odyssey
$3,200
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Galapagos Odyssey

Cruise the Galapagos in style on the Galapagos Odyssey yacht. Carrying 16 lucky passengers, it has ample open space, 4 decks, a Jacuzzi, and an Al fresco dining area, it has been recently remodeled an is an excellent option for any Galapagos cruise.
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Galaxy exterior
$1,840
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Galaxy

The Galaxy is a brand new 16 passenger motor yacht that cruises the Galapagos Islands. This yacht boasts beautiful woodwork, air conditioning and spacious cabins featuring exceptionally flexible cruises of 4, 6, 8, 10, 11 and 15-day itineraries touring the best of Galapagos.
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Cruise the Galapagos on the Galaxy II ship
$2,030
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Galaxy II

The beautiful Galaxy II is a new Galapagos catamaran. Built in 2014, she provides leisurely excursions, optimal comfort, attentive guides, and upgraded, modern social areas. An ideal vessel for your Galapagos cruise.
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The Ocean Spray
$4,165
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Ocean Spray

Ocean Spray offers the best performance and comfort for a Galapagos cruise. With an elegant design, the Ocean Spray carries 16 guests on luxurious Galapagos cruises of 4, 6, 8 and 15-days.
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Cruise the Galapagos on the Petrel ship
$3,245
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Petrel

Travel in comfort aboard the newest ship to the Galapagos, the Petrel. Offering first-class luxury cruises, the 16-passenger motorized catamaran is outfitted with spacious cabins, a comfortable lounge, and Jacuzzi, and excellent guides with intimate knowledge of the natural history and wildlife of Galapagos.
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Cruise the Galapagos on the San Jose ship
$1,800
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San Jose

The San José was built in the Galapagos exclusively for Galapagos cruising. This spacious yacht allows all its passengers to have a private bathroom and great ocean views, and is built to fulfill your expectations of comfort, safety and service while cruising the Galapagos Islands.
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Galapagos Sea Star Journey
$3,525
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Sea Star Journey

Combining luxury, privacy and comfort in the marvelous setting of the Galapagos Islands, the Sea Star Journey sails the Galapagos archipelago in style. Accommodating 16 passengers in spacious suite cabins, explore the Galapagos in comfort.
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Cruise the Galapagos on the Seaman Journey ship
$2,475
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Seaman Journey

The Seaman Journey is a first class catamaran offering luxurious cruises of the Galapagos. With superior comfort, style and stability, her 16 guests will enjoy the numerous on board amenities in addition to the exploration of these islands.
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Cruise the Galapagos on the Yolita II ship
$1,395
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Yolita II

The Yolita II is a beautiful and relaxing motor yacht that offers a delightful atmosphere in her 16 passengers. It is the perfect ship to cruise the Galapagos in style and comfort.
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Exterior image of the Anahi.
$2,420
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Anahi

Now known as the Journey I, this luxurious catamaran travels to the remote islands and features exciting activities. Guests will enjoy ample social areas both inside and out and well-furnished staterooms and suites. There is also a bar, lounge, and Jacuzzi for your relaxation whenever the ship is anchored.
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Cruise the Galapagos on the Archipell ship
$2,718
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Archipell I

This twin-hulled catamaran combines comfort and space onboard for the optimal experience on its naturalist and diving cruises. Ocean view cabins with air conditioning, private bathrooms, and hot water couple with various social areas, including the dining room, lounge, and sundeck.
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Cruise the Galapagos on the Archipell ship
$2,720
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Archipell II

The twin sister boat of the Archipel I, this comfortable Galapagos catamaran offers its guests stability and comfort in its well appointed cabins and spacious social areas. A friendly crew, gourmet meals, and fun activities complement the luxurious suites, lounge, deck, and bar.
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Cruise the Galapagos on the Beagle ship
$3,990
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Beagle

All aboard for a truly unique Galapagos experience on this classic schooner. Designed especially for family or group travel, this teak-decked sailboat accommodates only 13 passengers, guaranteeing an intimate experience. All seven cabins have private bathrooms & air conditioning, and local & international cuisine is served either on deck or inside.
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Cruise the Galapagos on the Celebrity Xperience
$6,000
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Celebrity Xperience

As a larger boat than average Galapagos yachts, this 48-passenger expedition vessel is perfect for families or couples hoping to witness the wonders of these enchanted islands. Onboard, guests will find both indoor and outdoor dining areas, a pool, a Jacuzzi, lounges, bars, and 4 different types of air conditioned cabins, each with a sea view.
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Cruise the Galapagos on the Celebrity Xploration
$4,900
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Celebrity Xploration

The three-tiered Celebrity Xploration (formerly known as the Athala) offers cruises to all of the Galapagos Islands. The unrivaled elegance of this catamaran is highlighted with wall to wall carpeting and portrait windows that offer an ocean view in all guest rooms, in addition to comfortable and spacious social areas.
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Sail the Galapagos archipelago on the Corals
$1,660
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Corals

These twin motor yachts will take you on an authentic Galapagos adventure in comfort and style. Panoramic windows, a sun deck, and a shadow deck allow you to experience the Islands in the most intimate way possible. Guests enjoy air conditioned cabins with private bathrooms.
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The Evolution
$4,620
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Evolution

Named for Darwin's famous theory, the Evolution is a comfortable motor yacht ideal for families or travelers hoping to get in some diving on their Galapagos vacation. The itineraries focus on the natural experience and give you engaging ways to experience what the Islands' first explorers did centuries ago.
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Cruise the Galapagos on the Legend ship
$1,660
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Galapagos Legend

With five decks, this cruise ship is one of the biggest boats in the Galapagos, offering plenty of amenities and features onboard, but still managing to balance that with a feeling of intimacy and proximity to the natural charms of the Islands. Guests enjoy a casual atmosphere, with only the highest standards of comfort and service.
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The Galaven
$1,945
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Galaven I

The Galaven I carries 20 passengers in 11 double cabins on a cruise through the Galapagos archipelago. Enjoy the ample social areas, large oceanview cabins and bilingual National Park guides on your cruise to the Galapagos.
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The Grace
$5,450
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Grace

Explore the Galapagos in one of the most elegant yachts in the Islands. This boat lives up to its prestigious name with both comfort and service, featuring a sun deck with a Jacuzzi, delicious meals served either inside or in the al fresco dining area, comfortable staterooms, & even a kids' area. Plus, the itineraries highlight the best of nature.
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