Discover the natural wonders of the Galapagos Islands on board the finest small ship cruises available. Our luxury Galapagos ships and yachts allow the more discerning traveler to experience one of the world’s greatest natural treasures in the comfort of the most elegant and unique cruise and expedition vessels. We offer unparalleled levels of comfort and service to meet the exacting demands of a luxury Galapagos cruise and tour.
Celebrity Xperience (nee Eclipse)
The Celebrity Xperience is a 210 ft expedition vessel that accommodates up to 48 passengers in staterooms, each with a sea view. Fully air-conditioned, the spacious cabins have either a double or twin bed arrangement and well-appointed bathrooms with fresh towels provided every day and the complimentary use of bathrobes. There is a well-equipped lounge for relaxation and for the nightly briefings on the day’s discoveries and the following day’s activities. In addition to the elegant indoor dining room, there is an al fresco dining area located around the jacuzzi, where you can enjoy the islands’ spectacular scenery over a delicious lunch. There is also has a well-stocked library for quiet study and reading.
La Pinta is a 210 ft expedition ship that accommodates up to 48 guests, with ample social areas, an observation deck towards the bow, wrap-around windows, Jacuzzi, cardio-gym, kayaks, glass-bottom boat, sun deck, sun loungers… ideal for travellers looking for a sophisticated, upscale experience of the islands. La Pinta boasts among the largest cabins of any Galápagos vessel with floor-to-ceiling windows in all cabins. Its social areas have almost permanent visual contact with the islands through panoramic windows, while its outside deck areas are also wonderful havens for observation and relaxation. La Pinta is considered an ideal yacht for families travelling together, with many connecting cabins.
The atmosphere aboard the deluxe Isabela II is that of a large elegant yacht. It is one of the most luxurious means of touring the Galapagos Islands. This well-appointed yacht is fully carpeted and air-conditioned. Its convivial bar / lounge is a popular gathering place: drinks are set out there for passengers as they return from natural history excursions in the islands. The 1083-ton yacht has accommodations for 40 passengers in 20 comfortable outside twin cabins, all with private shower and toilet. Spacious cabins have plenty of room for storing belongings. Four cabins have double beds for either single or double occupancy. Its three public decks include a large salon / bar area, ample sun deck, spacious dining room, and a separate reading and game room. The highly trained crew of 27 includes three multilingual naturalist guides, who lead smaller groups for Galapagos island visits.
The 20-passenger Mega Yacht is the newest and most comfortable yacht with amenities catering to guests with a highly evolved lifestyle. The 142 foot Origin features ten deluxe staterooms all on the main deck with large windows for ocean views. Expansive indoor and outdoor social and observation areas allow for easy and comfortable viewing of the islands’ unique scenery and topography. On board enjoy locally inspired gourmet style menus, open bar policy, a sun deck with wet bar and day beds and a fitness Center. Modern sophistication with understated luxury await with a crew of 13 including high-level Captain, two naturalist guides and a concierge to attend your every need. The ORIGIN is ideal for family travel, offering connecting cabins and triple accommodations.
The best way to see the Galapagos Islands is on board a luxury cruise, and the newly built Petrel is a proud addition to our Galapagos fleet. Guests travel in comfort to the different islands, where they have up-close encounters with blue-footed boobies, iguanas, giant tortoises, whales and more. The newest ship in Galapagos, the Petrel offers a first-class way to visit these magical islands. Named after a sea bird common to Galapagos, the Petrel is like its namesake: elegant, swift and silent at sea. A motorized catamaran, the Petrel is designed for comfort and stability and is outfitted with spacious cabins, a comfortable lounge, and Jacuzzi. On the Petrel, we emphasize the remarkable Natural History of Galapagos, selecting guides who are knowledgeable about biology and ecology in addition to having excellent language skills and client reviews.
The brand new Cormorant incorporates the very best of Galapagos Catamaran design. The modern and ample accommodation includes jacuzzi, huge sun deck and a private balcony for each of the spacious staterooms. Kayaks are also available for use. Cormorant combines high quality with excellent pricing making your Galapagos experience an affordable luxury.
The new Mega-Catamaran Ocean Spray offers the best performance and comfort in Galapagos Cruising. The elegant design includes a huge sundeck, Jacuzzi and spacious cabins each with private balcony.
Her speed, comfort, top guides and itinerary will make Ocean Spray perfect for your Galapagos Cruise Adventure. Kayaks are also available for use. Snorkelling gear and wet suits included.
Celbrity Xploration (nee Athala II)
The Celebrity Xploration (nee Athala II) is one of the most luxurious yachts in Galapagos…
For those looking for a Galapagos adventure cruise in style, the 16-passenger Celebrity Xploration (Athala II) provides a cozy small yacht atmosphere, comfortable accommodations, personalized service, a dedicated cruise director, and more; in order to offer the best service to our passengers and be aware of their needs. This Motor Catamaran was specifically designed and built to cruise the Islands providing comfort and excellent stability for those looking for a Galapagos adventure cruise in style.