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Archipell I

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Cruise the Galapagos on the Archipell ship Enjoy sightseeing on the deck with a delicious snack. Dining area on the Archipell I Sundeck on the Archipell I Cruise the Galapagos on the Archipell ship Dining area on the Archipell I's Sundeck Cruise the Galapagos on the Archipell ship Archipell I & II
Sea lion looking off a rock

Eastern Islands II

5 Day Itinerary aboard Archipell I
  • Tour Lonesome George's former home
  • Visit Post Office Bay´s mailbox
  • Swim and snorkel with sea lions
Hiking, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
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Enjoy this 5-day cruise through the eastern islands of the Galapagos. Enjoy the unique green sand beaches of Cormorant point, the abundance of wildlife on Española, and the friendly interaction with the island's playful sea lions. Overflowing with wildlife, volcanic wonders, and …
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Pinnacle rock in Bartolome

Islands Circumnavigation I

12 Day Itinerary aboard Archipell I
  • Visit a tortoise breeding station
  • Take in the vast array of wildlife
  • Zodiac cruise along Tagus Cove
  • Observe mating blue-footed boobies
Hiking, Kayaking, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
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Circumnavigate the Galapagos islands on this 12-day Archipell I voyage. Take in the best the archipelago has to offer, visiting Isabela, Fernandina, Genovesa, Santa Cruz, Floreana, and many more! Wildlife viewing opportunities abound as you traverse the islands, snorkel in the crystal clear waters, …
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Take a walk through the unique landscape of the Galapagos.

Islands Circumnavigation II

15 Day Itinerary aboard Archipell I
  • Visit an artisan spring
  • Snorkel with turtles and sharks
  • Observe a variety of birds
  • Explore the cliffs of Tagus Cove
Hiking, Kayaking, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
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Embark on a 15-day circumnavigation cruise through the hidden wonders of the Galapagos. Get to know the islands thoroughly without missing a single destination! Wind across island trails, explore peaceful lagoons, swim and snorkel in crystalline waters, bask in the sun on white sand beaches, soak …
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Playful sea lions

Northeast and Southern Islands

11 Day Itinerary aboard Archipell I
  • Visit Darwin Bay´s sandy beach
  • See Galapagos giant turtles
  • Meet three types of boobies
  • Tour the highlands of Santa Fe
Hiking, Kayaking, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
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Experience the wildlife and landscape of the northeast and southern islands of the Galapagos on this 8-day cruise aboard the Archipell I. Enjoy snorkeling, swimming, and kayaking in the pristine crystalline waters of this incredible area. Tour the amazing black beaches of Santiago, explore Santa …
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Sleepy sea lion on a log

Northeast Islands I

8 Day Itinerary aboard Archipell I
  • Observe mating blue-footed boobies
  • Visit the spectacular Sullivan Bay
  • Meet Galapagos giant turtles
  • Swim and snorkel with sea lions
Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
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Travel the Galapagos archipelago on an 8-day northeast islands tour aboard the Archipell I. This voyage explores the wild-life rich shores of Genovesa, Bartolome, Santiago, Santa Cruz, Floreana, Española and San Cristobal. Snorkel with turtles and sharks, relax in white coral beaches, …
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Blue-footed Boobie seen during Galapagos cruise

Northern Islands

4 Day Itinerary aboard Archipell I
  • Observe a large frigate bird colony
  • Snorkel in wildlife-rich waters
  • Visit the Charles Darwin Station
Hiking, Kayaking, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
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Discover the highlights of the northern islands on this short but complete itinerary, including visits to North Seymour, Genovesa, Bartolome and Santa Cruz. Spend 4 days days visiting volcanic formations, spectacular bays, white coral sand beaches, frigate birds and blue-footed boobies colonies, …
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Galapagos penguin swimming underwater

Northwestern Islands I

8 Day Itinerary aboard Archipell I
  • Encounter an array of wildlife
  • Learn about local conservation
  • Hike through a volcanic landscape
  • Snorkel with sea lions
Hiking, Kayaking, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
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This Galapagos cruise highlights the archipelago's beautiful northwestern islands. Known for their striking volcanic features, pristine white sand beaches, and peaceful lagoons, these islands are a great place to get to know the Galapagos! This 8-day cruise is packed full of amazing …
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A giant lagoon with hundreds of giant tortoises- La Galapaguera, San Cristobal

Northwestern Islands II

11 Day Itinerary aboard Archipell I
  • Swim in Santa Fe´s calm waters
  • Visit a colony of sea lions
  • Observe white tip sharks
  • Discover Galapagos underwater world
Hiking, Kayaking, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
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Explore all the northwestern islands have to offer on this amazing 11-day cruise. This is an adventure packed full of outstanding opportunities to snorkel, swim, and wander through the islands of this archipelago. The northwest islands are known for their striking volcanic features, pristine white …
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Wildlife in the Galapagos

Southeastern and Western Islands

12 Day Itinerary aboard Archipell I
  • Visit a flamingo lagoon
  • Ride a Zodiac around Tagus Cove
  • Observe Galapagos flora and fauna
  • Snorkel and swim in calm waters
Hiking, Kayaking, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
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Enjoy this 12-day cruise through the southeastern and western islands of the Galapagos on the Archipell I. This complete itinerary gives you the opportunity to see more than just the highlights of this unique archipelago.Wind across island trails, explore peaceful lagoons, swim and snorkel in …
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Floreana Island

Southeastern Islands

8 Day Itinerary aboard Archipell I
  • Visit the Highlands of Santa Cruz
  • Swim and snorkel at Gardner Bay
  • Follow Charles Darwin´s steps
  • Learn about local conservation
Hiking, Kayaking, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
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Embark on the Archipell I to explore the beauty and wonder of the Galapagos' southern islands. This 8-day trip takes you on a fascinating journey where you have the opportunity to snorkel with sea lions, wander over stunning volcanic landscape, bask in the sun on perfect white beaches, and swim …
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Enjoy a blissful snorkeling trip.

Western Islands I

8 Day Itinerary aboard Archipell I
  • Learn about conservation topics
  • Meet Galapagos giant tortoises
  • Swim and snorkel with sea lions
  • Zodiac cruise to a penguin colony
Hiking, Kayaking, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
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This Galapagos cruise highlights the best of the western islands with 8 days of exploration and adventure! This voyage features the most sought after destinations in this region including Santa Cristobal, South Plazas, Santa Fe, Floreana, Santa Cruz, and Isabela. Enjoy the company of friendly sea …
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with the sun bathing iguanas

Western Islands II

5 Day Itinerary aboard Archipell I
  • Stop at Charles Darwin Station
  • Observe white tip sharks
  • Snorkel with sea lions
Hiking, Kayaking, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
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Embark on this exciting 5-day tour of the Galapagos' wild west! Highlights of the west include beautiful Santa Cruz, wildlife-rich Isabela, cliff-laden Fernandina, and the beautiful white sands of Bachas Beach. Enjoy the company of friendly sea lions while snorkeling or hike across volcanic …
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Mar 2812Southeastern and Western Islands
Mar 285Eastern Islands II
Mar 288Southeastern Islands
Apr 0115Islands Circumnavigation II
Apr 018Western Islands I
Apr 0111Northwestern Islands II
Apr 045Western Islands II
Apr 048Northwestern Islands I
Apr 0412Islands Circumnavigation I
Apr 088Northeast Islands I
Apr 084Northern Islands
Apr 0811Northeast and Southern Islands
Apr 1112Southeastern and Western Islands
Apr 115Eastern Islands II
Apr 118Southeastern Islands
Apr 1515Islands Circumnavigation II
Apr 158Western Islands I
Apr 1511Northwestern Islands II
Apr 1812Islands Circumnavigation I
Apr 185Western Islands II
Apr 188Northwestern Islands I
Apr 228Northeast Islands I
Apr 224Northern Islands
Apr 2211Northeast and Southern Islands
Apr 2512Southeastern and Western Islands
Apr 255Eastern Islands II
Apr 258Southeastern Islands
Apr 2911Northwestern Islands II
Apr 2915Islands Circumnavigation II
Apr 298Western Islands I
May 0212Islands Circumnavigation I
May 025Western Islands II
May 028Northwestern Islands I
May 068Northeast Islands I
May 064Northern Islands
May 0611Northeast and Southern Islands
May 0912Southeastern and Western Islands
May 095Eastern Islands II
May 098Southeastern Islands
May 1311Northwestern Islands II
May 1315Islands Circumnavigation II
May 138Western Islands I
May 1612Islands Circumnavigation I
May 165Western Islands II
May 168Northwestern Islands I
May 208Northeast Islands I
May 204Northern Islands
May 2011Northeast and Southern Islands
May 2312Southeastern and Western Islands
May 235Eastern Islands II
May 238Southeastern Islands
May 2711Northwestern Islands II
May 2715Islands Circumnavigation II
May 278Western Islands I
May 3012Islands Circumnavigation I
May 305Western Islands II
May 308Northwestern Islands I
Jun 038Northeast Islands I
Jun 034Northern Islands
Jun 0311Northeast and Southern Islands
Jun 068Southeastern Islands
Jun 0612Southeastern and Western Islands
Jun 065Eastern Islands II
Jun 1011Northwestern Islands II
Jun 1015Islands Circumnavigation II
Jun 108Western Islands I
Jun 1312Islands Circumnavigation I
Jun 135Western Islands II
Jun 138Northwestern Islands I
Jun 178Northeast Islands I
Jun 174Northern Islands
Jun 1711Northeast and Southern Islands
Jun 208Southeastern Islands
Jun 2012Southeastern and Western Islands
Jun 205Eastern Islands II
Jun 2411Northwestern Islands II
Jun 2415Islands Circumnavigation II
Jun 248Western Islands I
Jun 2712Islands Circumnavigation I
Jun 275Western Islands II
Jun 278Northwestern Islands I
Jul 018Northeast Islands I
Jul 014Northern Islands
Jul 0111Northeast and Southern Islands
Jul 048Southeastern Islands
Jul 0412Southeastern and Western Islands
Jul 045Eastern Islands II
Jul 0811Northwestern Islands II
Jul 0815Islands Circumnavigation II
Jul 088Western Islands I
Jul 118Northwestern Islands I
Jul 1112Islands Circumnavigation I
Jul 115Western Islands II
Jul 158Northeast Islands I
Jul 154Northern Islands
Jul 1511Northeast and Southern Islands
Jul 188Southeastern Islands
Jul 1812Southeastern and Western Islands
Jul 185Eastern Islands II
Jul 2211Northwestern Islands II
Jul 2215Islands Circumnavigation II
Jul 228Western Islands I
Jul 258Northwestern Islands I
Jul 2512Islands Circumnavigation I
Jul 255Western Islands II
Jul 298Northeast Islands I
Jul 294Northern Islands
Jul 2911Northeast and Southern Islands
Aug 0112Southeastern and Western Islands
Aug 015Eastern Islands II
Aug 018Southeastern Islands
Aug 058Western Islands I
Aug 0511Northwestern Islands II
Aug 0515Islands Circumnavigation II
Aug 085Western Islands II
Aug 088Northwestern Islands I
Aug 0812Islands Circumnavigation I
Aug 124Northern Islands
Aug 1211Northeast and Southern Islands
Aug 128Northeast Islands I
Aug 1512Southeastern and Western Islands
Aug 155Eastern Islands II
Aug 158Southeastern Islands
Aug 1915Islands Circumnavigation II
Aug 198Western Islands I
Aug 1911Northwestern Islands II
Aug 225Western Islands II
Aug 228Northwestern Islands I
Aug 2212Islands Circumnavigation I
Aug 268Northeast Islands I
Aug 264Northern Islands
Aug 2611Northeast and Southern Islands
Aug 2912Southeastern and Western Islands
Aug 295Eastern Islands II
Aug 298Southeastern Islands
Sep 1212Southeastern and Western Islands
Sep 128Southeastern Islands
Sep 2612Southeastern and Western Islands
Sep 268Southeastern Islands
Oct 0312Islands Circumnavigation I
Oct 035Western Islands II
Oct 078Northeast Islands I
Oct 074Northern Islands
Oct 0711Northeast and Southern Islands
Oct 105Eastern Islands II
Oct 108Southeastern Islands
Oct 1012Southeastern and Western Islands
Oct 1411Northwestern Islands II
Oct 1415Islands Circumnavigation II
Oct 148Western Islands I
Oct 178Northwestern Islands I
Oct 1712Islands Circumnavigation I
Oct 175Western Islands II
Oct 218Northeast Islands I
Oct 214Northern Islands
Oct 2111Northeast and Southern Islands
Oct 245Eastern Islands II
Oct 248Southeastern Islands
Oct 2412Southeastern and Western Islands
Oct 2811Northwestern Islands II
Oct 2815Islands Circumnavigation II
Oct 288Western Islands I
Oct 315Western Islands II
Oct 318Northwestern Islands I
Oct 3112Islands Circumnavigation I
Nov 048Northeast Islands I
Nov 044Northern Islands
Nov 0411Northeast and Southern Islands
Nov 0712Southeastern and Western Islands
Nov 075Eastern Islands II
Nov 078Southeastern Islands
Nov 1111Northwestern Islands II
Nov 1115Islands Circumnavigation II
Nov 118Western Islands I
Nov 145Western Islands II
Nov 148Northwestern Islands I
Nov 1412Islands Circumnavigation I
Nov 188Northeast Islands I
Nov 184Northern Islands
Nov 1811Northeast and Southern Islands
Nov 2112Southeastern and Western Islands
Nov 215Eastern Islands II
Nov 218Southeastern Islands
Nov 258Western Islands I
Nov 2511Northwestern Islands II
Nov 2515Islands Circumnavigation II
Nov 285Western Islands II
Nov 288Northwestern Islands I
Nov 2812Islands Circumnavigation I
Dec 028Northeast Islands I
Dec 024Northern Islands
Dec 0211Northeast and Southern Islands
Dec 0512Southeastern and Western Islands
Dec 055Eastern Islands II
Dec 058Southeastern Islands
Dec 098Western Islands I
Dec 0911Northwestern Islands II
Dec 0915Islands Circumnavigation II
Dec 125Western Islands II
Dec 128Northwestern Islands I
Dec 1212Islands Circumnavigation I
Dec 164Northern Islands
Dec 1611Northeast and Southern Islands
Dec 168Northeast Islands I
Dec 1912Southeastern and Western Islands
Dec 195Eastern Islands II
Dec 198Southeastern Islands
Dec 2315Islands Circumnavigation II
Dec 238Western Islands I
Dec 2311Northwestern Islands II
Dec 2612Islands Circumnavigation I
Dec 265Western Islands II
Dec 268Northwestern Islands I
Dec 308Northeast Islands I
Dec 304Northern Islands
Dec 3011Northeast and Southern Islands
Max Passengers: 16
Ship Type: Motor Yacht

The Archipel I, formerly known as the Journey III, is one of the most comfortable cruise boats navigating the Galapagos archipelago. The Archipel I offers lots of space and comfort for naturalist and diving cruises, the artful combination of stability, grace and speed make this catamaran a perfect partner for a Galapagos discovery adventure.

The Archipel I offers guests 8 comfortable double cabins with windows to the outside, double and twin lower beds, private bathroom, cold/hot water, air conditioned, closet and night table.

On board there is also a social area with TV, VHS, DVD, library, comfortable dining room, varied and healthy food, bard interior and external on the sundeck, sundeck with comfortable chairs for relaxing.

Accommodations on board the Archipel I
All cabins have ocean views and offer all the amenities to feel like home during your vacation. Each cabin offers a private bath, hot water, air conditioning and a closet. Six cabins are equipped with two lower level twin beds and two have queen beds, but each has private bath facilities and windows to let in the fresh sea breeze.

Your excursion
Along the way, you're guaranteed top naturalist guides, a courteous and attentive crew, and delicious meals. All wet and dry landings will acquaint you with the unique and endemic life native to the Galapagos Islands as your guide explains the natural habitats. Then you can re-charge your batteries with gourmet meals.

Commitment to Conservation
It's no secret that the Galapagos Islands are both enchanted and endangered. Heavy tourism traffic risks the fragile ecology of the Islands, but the Archipel I is dedicated to maintaining the highest ecological standards to ensure that your vacation does not negatively impact the archipelago.
Standard Cabin on the Archipell I
Standard Cabin
8 cabins with twin or double beds. Feature private facilities with hot & cold water, A/C.
Archipell I Deck Plan
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