Galapagos cruise on board Evolution - 8 days
Join an 8-day Galapagos cruise on board the Evolution and retrace the footsteps of Darwin. From your first stop at Daphne Major Islet you will be met by a prolific array of bird life - a hint to the incredible biodiversity you can experience when you visit Galapagos. When snorkeling at Punta Vicente Roca you will be met by dazzling schools of fish, sea turtles and playful sea lions, and on Isabela Island you can experience giant land iguanas and giant tortoises up close. The unique landscape of the Galapagos National Park will captivate you at every turn on your Galapagos cruise. Stroll among volcanic spatter cones at Tagus Cove, hike to the summit of the volcano at Bartolome Island for spectacular views, discover the lava flow of Sullivan Bay and explore the yellow saltwater lagoon of Rabida Island where pelicans and flamingos nest.
A visit to the Charles Darwin Research Station is a must do activity on any Galapagos Islands vacation. You can learn about the conservation and research efforts of the team here, as well as observe these ancient creatures in their natural habitat at the tortoise reserve in the highlands. Wildlife overflows on Espanola Island as your Galapagos cruise draws to an end. You can encounter marine iguanas, swim among sea lions, sea turtles and witness a vast number of birds such as the famed Waved Albatross and nesting Blue Footed Boobies. Experience all this natural wonder from the comfort of the intimate yacht, Evolution. The well-appointed cruise ship offers the ultimate in small group travel with an attentive crew and experienced guides taking you on exciting excursions. Kayaks and snorkeling gear are at your disposal to get even closer to that prehistoric wildlife that makes a Galapagos Islands vacation so unique.
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Enjoy a sense of relaxed freedom onboard with 360-degree exterior walkarounds
Be immersed in wildlife encounters away from the crowds
Encounter the unique wildlife of the Galapagos