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Explore the top-rated San Cristobal small ship cruises below.  Adventure Life works with all the top-rated small ship cruise lines visiting San Cristobal Airport, Isla Lobos, San Cristobal Interpretation Center, Leon Dormido, and Witch Hill, and we help match you with the perfect small ship and cruise itinerary for your specific tastes and needs. There are countless advantages to exploring on a small ship cruise versus a large cruise ship including avoiding crowds and being able to visit and explore smaller ports and scenic shorelines that large ships simply cannot access. The cost of San Cristobal small ship cruises start at $1,812 for a trip of 5 to 15 days in 2022. Tell us about your dream San Cristobal small ship cruise and our team of travel planners will help you make it a reality.  
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Wildlife in the Galapagos
$5,291
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Eastern Galapagos Catamaran Cruise

8 Day Itinerary aboard Seaman Journey
  • Learn about local conservation
  • Mail a letter from Post Office Bay
  • Relax on white coral beaches
  • Snorkel alongside marinlife
Activities:
Kayaking, Small Ship Cruises, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
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 …
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Pinnacle rock on Bartolome
$8,590
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Western & Eastern Islands

8 Day Itinerary aboard M/C Elite
  • Visit the beautiful Junco Lagoon
  • Bird watching at North Seymour
  • Snorkel & Kayak across Tintoreras
  • Discover Sierra Negra volcano
Starts / Ends:
San Cristobal Airport / San Cristobal Interpretation Center
Activities:
Kayaking, Small Ship Cruises, Snorkeling, Stand Up Paddle Boarding, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Discover the Arnaldo Tupiza Breeding Center, where two species of giant tortoise are bred to increase the population of these incredible animals, plays an essential role in protecting the future of the Galapagos. Explore Moreno point and walk along one of the trails soon reveals a multitude of …
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Wildlife in the Galapagos
$8,750
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Complete Galapagos Wildlife Cruise

8 Day Itinerary aboard M/V Origin, Theory & Evolve
  • Cruise around Kicker Rock
  • Hike up Prince Philip's Steps
  • Observe Galapagos flora and fauna
  • Snorkel or stand up paddle board
Activities:
Kayaking, Small Ship Cruises, Snorkeling, Stand Up Paddle Boarding, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Enjoy this 8-day cruise through the western islands of the Galapagos on the M/V Origin. Highlights of the west include beautiful Santa Cruz, wildlife-rich Isabela, cliff-laden Fernandina, and the amazing black beaches of Santiago. The wildlife here is abundant and the landscape is stunning to …
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Floreana Island
$2,455
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Southeast Islands

5 Day Itinerary aboard Galapagos Legend
  • Visit beautiful coral sand beaches
  • Snorkel among green sea turtles
  • Visit Charles Darwin Station
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Enjoy the highlights of San Cristobal, Española, Floreana, and Santa Cruz islands on this incredible 5-day adventure. There is an endless list of activities to make this an unforgettable trip including snorkeling, roaming volcanic landscapes, and observing the riveting native wildlife. Be …
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Flamingos
$5,790
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Luxurious Southern Galapagos Cruise

6 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Spray
  • Visit the Waved Albatross colony
  • Snorkel with sharks at Kicker Rock
  • Leave a letter at Post Office Bay
  • Hike the cliffs at Pitt Point
Starts / Ends:
Baltra / Baltra
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Board the Ocean Spray for this 6 day Galapagos adventure. Visit Black Turtle Cove to view blacktip and whitetip reef sharks, Kicker Rock for exceptional snorkeling and the nesting site of the Waved Albatross on Espanola Island.
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Sunsets aboard the Camila
$54,000
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Private Charter - Southern Islands Aboard Camila

4 Day Itinerary aboard M/T Camila
  • View young and old tortoises
  • Hike through San Cristobal
  • Snorkel and swim with sea lions
Starts / Ends:
San Cristobal Airport / Baltra
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruises, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Experience the wonder of the Galapagos islands while touring this stunning archipelago. Dip into history, swim with playful sea lions and take photos with the famed Galapagos tortoises at the Charles Darwin Research Center. This 4-day trip features white sandy beaches and abundant wildlife. Enjoy …
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Sleepy sea lion on a log
$5,225
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Eastern Islands

5 Day Itinerary aboard La Pinta
  • Snorkel with fish in Gardner Bay
  • Visit the Charles Darwin Station
  • View lava lizards at Pitt Point
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruises, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Familiarize yourself with the Galapagos Islands on an introductory Galapagos cruise aboard the La Pinta. This 5-day voyage takes you to the islands of San Cristobal, Espanola, and Santa Cruz Island. Swim with playful sea lions, take coastal and inland hikes, and view the famous giant Galapagos …
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Overlook at Pitt Point
$3,580
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San Cristobal, Floreana & Santa Cruz

4 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Spray
  • Visit Lobos Island
  • Admire Galapagos unique wildlife
  • Discover Devil's Crown
Starts / Ends:
Isla Lobos / Baltra
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Join the Ocean Spray on this spectacular 4-day cruise through the stunning Galapagos archipelago. Visit the southeast islands and observing blue-footed boobies, great frigate-birds, brown pelicans, lava gulls, common noddies, yellow warblers and small and medium ground finches. Snorkel in the clear …
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Overlook at Pitt Point
$3,580
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Southern Islands

4 Day Itinerary aboard M/T Camila
  • View young and old tortoises
  • Hike through San Cristobal
  • Snorkel and swim with sea lions
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruises, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Experience the wonder of the Galapagos islands while touring this stunning archipelago. Dip into history, swim with playful sea lions and take photos with the famed Galapagos tortoise at the Charles Darwin Research Center. This 4-day trip features white sandy beaches and abundant wildlife. Enjoy …
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Punta Suarez, Espanola
$4,250
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Southeastern Islands Cruise

4 Day Itinerary aboard M/C Elite
  • Admire EspaƱola's unique wildlife
  • Snorkel across Osborn Islet
  • Explore Mosquera Islet
Activities:
Kayaking, Small Ship Cruises, Snorkeling, Stand Up Paddle Boarding, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This incredible 4-day itinerary offers the perfect opportunity to discover the archipelago and connect with the history of this stunning location. A visit to the David Rodriguez Breeding Center provides information about the origin and evolution of the giant tortoise and explains why the center is …
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La Pinta
$250,798
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Private Charter - Eastern Islands Aboard La Pinta

5 Day Itinerary aboard La Pinta
  • Snorkel with fish in Gardner Bay
  • Visit the Charles Darwin Station
  • View lava lizards at Pitt Point
Starts / Ends:
Baltra / Charles Darwin Center
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Embark La Pinta to see the Galapagos' most stunning Eastern Islands. This 5-day adventure begins on Baltra Island, a former WWII military base. From La Pinta, head east along the volcanic coasts of North Seymour and Santa Cruz islands until you reach South Plaza Island. The next day, explore …
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Ocean Spray
$53,440
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Private Charter - San Cristobal, Floreana & Santa Cruz Aboard Ocean Spray

4 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Spray
  • Visit Lobos Island
  • Admire Galapagos unique wildlife
  • Discover Devil's Crown
Starts / Ends:
Isla Lobos / Baltra
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Join the Ocean Spray on this spectacular 4-day private cruise through the stunning Galapagos archipelago. Snorkel in the clear waters of the channel and this is one of the best sites at which to swim with sea lions underwater. Discover the “Green Beach” named for its color which comes …
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Santa Fe land iguana
$1,842
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Central & East Islands

4 Day Itinerary aboard Galapagos Legend
  • Snorkel in crystal clear waters
  • Tour the tortoise breeding center
  • Enjoy on board family activities
Starts / Ends:
Baltra / San Cristobal Airport
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruises, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Get ready to enjoy an awesome 4-day cruise that explores the highlights of the central and eastern islands of the Galapagos. Indulge yourself in the picturesque beauty of the unique landscape, relax on the beach, do some exploratory snorkeling, and wander through the islands of this archipelago. …
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It reminded me of the Cliffs of Moher!
$3,150
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Southeastern Islands

4 Day Itinerary aboard Anahi
  • Observe unique marine birds
  • Swim and Kayak in Floreana
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Enjoy the highlights of San Cristobal, Espanola, Floreana, and Santa Cruz on this incredible 4-day adventure. Kayak and snorkel in crystalline waters, traverse picturesque volcanic landscapes, and observe fascinating native wildlife as you cruise through the beautiful southern islands of the …
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Sea lion looking off a rock
$8,750
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Galapagos Origin Southern Islands

8 Day Itinerary aboard M/V Origin, Theory & Evolve
  • Snorkel or swim with sea lions
  • Admire distinctive biodiversity
  • See giant tortoises
  • Hike prickly pear forests
Activities:
Kayaking, Small Ship Cruises, Snorkeling, Stand Up Paddle Boarding, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This 8-day Southern Islands cruise on the ship, M/V Origin, explores the islands of Espanola, Santa Cruz, San Cristobal and more. Kayak and paddle board along island shores, swim and snorkel above colorful coral, and enjoys breathtaking views on hikes.
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Iconic wildlife of the Galapagos sunning themselves
$6,145
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East & Central Islands

8 Day Itinerary aboard Calipso
  • Explore Chinese Hat
  • Observe the Galapagos tortoise
  • Discover Pinnacle Rock
  • Observe North Seymour's wildlife
Starts / Ends:
San Cristobal Airport / San Cristobal Interpretation Center
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruises, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Enjoy this 8-day cruise to the Eastern and Central Islands of the Galapagos, visiting some of the most beautiful islands including San Cristobal, South Plaza, Santa Cruz, Isabela, and Floreana. Get ready to see an abundance of unique wildlife including flamingos, frigate birds, iguanas, and enjoy …
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$55,450
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Private Charter - Central Islands Aboard Calipso

5 Day Itinerary aboard Calipso
  • Visit picturesque Witch Hill
  • Snorkel at Pinnacle Rock
  • Observe North Seymour's wildlife
Starts / Ends:
San Cristobal / Baltra
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Embark on this 5-day private charter adventure exploring the highlights of the Central and Eastern Islands of the Galapagos. Soak up the picturesque beauty of the unique landscape, relax on the beach, and do some exploratory snorkeling. Get ready to see an abundance of unique wildlife including …
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The Grace
$134,000
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Private Charter - Beyond Darwin's Footsteps Aboard Grace

8 Day Itinerary aboard Grace
  • Cruise around Kicker Rock
  • Enjoy friendly sea lions
  • Walk along a green beach
  • Hike to see Galapagos doves
Starts / Ends:
Baltra / Baltra
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
The Galapagos Islands are swarming with exotic and curious creatures that love to interact with visitors to the islands.This magical 8-day private cruise takes you andyour private group of up to 16 guests to one of the most enchanting destinations on Earth! Indulge in the wide variety of flora and …
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