Galaven

Class: Tourist Superior Class
Passengers: 20
Cabins: Lower deck with 4 twin cabins, 2 matrimonial cabins and 1 cabin with a matrimonial and a bunkbed. Main deck with 2 matrimonial cabins. Upper deck with 2 twin cabins. All 11 cabins with private bathrooms, hot water and air-conditioning.
Features: Dining room, bar, indoor and outdoor lounge, sundeck
Departures: Tuesday & Friday

The Galaven is for adventurers with a mid-range budget who want to visit the Galapagos Islands. It is a 88 ft. expedition vessel for 20 passengers accommodated in 11 double cabins, all with private bathrooms, air-conditioning and ocean views. The Galaven offers spacious outdoor seating areas with sun chairs, large interior dining room and a library. Two bilingual national park naturalist guides will show you the wonders of the Galapagos.

Itinerary A – 8D/7N (Tuesday to Tuesday)
Tuesday AM Baltra airport
PM Black Turtle Cove (Santa Cruz)
Wednesday AM El Barranco (Genovesa)
PM Darwin Bay (Genovesa)
Thursday AM Sullivan Bay (Santiago)
PM Rabida
Friday AM Charles Darwin Station (Santa Cruz)
PM El Chato (Santa Cruz)
Saturday AM Dragon Hill (Santa Cruz)
PM Bachas Beach
Sunday AM Post Office Bay (Floreana)
PM Cormorant Point / Devil’s Crown (Floreana)
Monday AM Suarez Point (Española)
PM Gardner Bay (Española)
Tuesday AM Interpretation Center (San Cristobal)
San Cristobal airport
Itinerary A – 4D/3N (Tuesday to Friday)
Tuesday AM Baltra airport
PM Black Turtle Cove (Santa Cruz)
Wednesday AM El Barranco (Genovesa)
PM Darwin Bay (Genovesa)
Thursday AM Sullivan Bay (Santiago)
PM Rabida
Friday AM Charles Darwin Station (Santa Cruz)
Baltra airport
Itinerary A – 5D/4N (Friday to Tuesday)
Friday AM Baltra airport
PM El Chato (Santa Cruz)
Saturday AM Dragon Hill (Santa Cruz)
PM Bachas Beach (Santa Cruz)
Sunday AM Post Office Bay (Floreana)
PM Cormorant Point / Devil’s Crown (Floreana)
Monday AM Suarez Point (Española)
PM Gardner Bay (Española)
Tuesday AM Interpretation Center (San Cristobal)
San Cristobal airport
Itinerary B – 8D/7N (Tuesday to Tuesday)
Tuesday AM San Cristobal airport
PM Jacinto Gordillo Breeding Center or Puerto Chino (San Cristobal)
Wednesday AM Santa Fe
PM South Plaza
Thursday AM Charles Darwin Station (Santa Cruz)
PM Twin Craters (Santa Cruz)
Friday AM Sierra Negra Volcano (Isabela)
PM Wetlands / Wall of Tears / Breeding Center (Isabela)
Saturday AM Moreno Point (Isabela)
PM Tagus Cove (Isabela)
Sunday AM Espinoza Point (Fernandina)
PM Vicente Roca Point (Isabela)
Monday AM Espumilla Beach / Buccaneer Cove (Santiago)
PM Bartolome
Tuesday AM North Seymour
Baltra airport

Included:

  • Accommodation in double-occupancy cabin with private bathroom
  • Meals from lunch on the first day until breakfast on the last day
  • Activities as described in the itinerary
  • Bilingual naturalist guide
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities on the Galapagos Islands
  • Water, coffee and tea

Not included:

  • Flight Quito/Guayaquil – Galapagos – Quito/Guayaquil (around $500 p.p.)
  • Galapagos National Park entrance fee ($100 p.p.)
  • Migration Control Card ($20 p.p.)
  • Isabela dock fee ($10 p.p. – only if itinerary includes Puerto Villamil)
  • Other drinks and alcoholic beverages
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips

Please check the policy about onboard snorkelling equipment and wetsuits with your travel agent.

For this tour we recommend to bring the following:

  • Passport
  • Sun screen, sunglasses
  • Cap or lightweight scarf
  • Camera
  • Binoculars
  • Bathing suit and towel
  • Motion sickness pills
  • Insect repellent
  • Hiking shoes

Contact us for detailed prices or check out our  last minute departures!