Galapagos cruise on board Cormorant | 4 days

From San Cristobal to Santa Cruz Island
  • Ecuador
  • Galapagos Islands
  • Cruising
  • Wildlife
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Tour Description

Visit Galapagos and embark on a fantastic 4-day journey aboard the luxury catamaran Cormorant. This beautiful 16 passenger Galapagos cruise ship offers a relaxing atmosphere and the comfort of well-appointed cabins and suites. This Galapagos cruise will take you on an unforgettable discovery of the Galapagos Islands around its beautiful islands, to white sand beaches, nestled into sheer rock cliffs and among ancient lava formations. During your Galapagos Islands vacation, this cruise will take you to the best spots in the Galapagos national park to witness the incredible native flora and fauna.

Our cruise ship is well appointed with snorkels, kayaks and wetsuits and guests can experience the inhabitants of the Galapagos underwater realm such as sharks, sea lions, sea turtles, marine iguanas and many species of seabirds. On dry land our Galapagos cruise will take you to several spots to hike and view the unique wildlife and their breeding grounds, as well as marvel at the contrasting landscape from lush vegetation to rugged lava fields to soft white sand beaches. Your Galapagos trip also takes you to the Charles Darwin Research Station for a chance to get up close to the famed Giant Tortoises. Your Galapagos Islands vacation will be a unique trip never to be forgotten.

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Tour Itinerary

Day 1
San Cristobal

*More itineraries available. Please ask us for more details*

Arrival to San Cristobal Airport and transfer to the boat.

After a couple hours of sailing, the boat will stop at Kicker Rock. This striking rock stands vertically at hundreds of feet above the ocean. Although there are no landing areas, you have the opportunity to kayak and snorkel. You will spot a large variety of marine life such as turtles, manta rays and hammerhead sharks.

Day 2
Española Island

Today, you will discover Española Island. First, you will set foot on Suarez Point, the perfect area to observe albatrosses and Nazca boobies. The place is also famous for the surprising blowhole, spurting water high into the air.

After lunch, you will head to Gardner Bay on the eastern side of the island. It is the breeding site of the waved albatrosses.

Day 3
Floreana Island

On the third day, you will see a large flamingo lagoon on Cormorant Point.

Just offshore Floreana Island, you will find Champion Islet. The place is considered one of the most beautiful spots for all diving and snorkeling fans. If you are lucky, you may see some dolphins.

At Post Office Bay, in the 18th century, whalers passing through the islands placed a wooden barrel for use as an unofficial mail box.Visitors left addressed letters in the barrel and sort through left mail to deliver at home.The tradition continues today as visitors leave addressed postcards in the barrel and sort through left mail to deliver at home.

End the day at Baroness Viewing Point. It is a fantastic place to contemplate the fantastic fauna and flora of the Galapagos.

Day 4
Santa Cruz Island Baltra Airport

After breakfast, you will visit the Charles Darwin Station where you will encounter the Giant Tortoises.

Transfer to Baltra Airport to take your flight back to the continent

What’s Included

Accommodation
  • Included Copy 20 Cabin on board
Food
  • Included Copy 20 All meals throughout the cruise
  • Included Copy 7 Alcoholic drinks
Fees & Services
  • Included Copy 20 Transfers in the islands
  • Included Copy 20 All excursions
  • Included Copy 20 Bilingual National Park guide
  • Included Copy 20 Use of snorkeling equipment, wetsuit and underwater camera
  • Included Copy 7 Mainland-Galapagos-Mainland flights
  • Included Copy 7 $100 Galapagos National Park fee
  • Included Copy 7 $20 Transit Control Card
  • Included Copy 7 Travel and medical insurance
  • Included Copy 7 Tips and personal expenses
Transportation
Cormorant | Galapagos Cruise Ship

16 Passengers

Activities

  • Included Snorkeling
  • Included Dinghy excursions
  • Included Kayaking
  • Included Hiking
  • Included Bird-watching
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Duration

4 days

Price from

$3,245 USD

Per person, twin share

Departures dates available on request
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