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Cruise the Galapagos on the Galaxy

M/Y Galaxy

The Galaxy yacht cruises in the Galapagos Islands and carries 25 passengers in lower and upper cabins.  Luxury class yacht for the Galapagos Islands.

Ship Profile - Galaxy - Galapagos Islands

The M / Y  (motor yacht)  Galaxy - Galapagos cruising in the Galapagos Islands, is a well designed, equipped  and spacious 16 passenger motor yacht. Each cabin comes designed  with full private bathroom, hot and cold water and air conditioning.  For your Galapagos itinerary, choose from four, five, six, eight, ten,  and fifteen day Galapagos cruise itineraries.

Ship Type: Motor Yacht M/Y Category: Luxury class
Ship Length: 35 meters Capacity: 16 Passengers
Ship Width: 15 meters Optimal Speed: 12.5  knots
Crew: 8 crew members plus one certified  bilingual naturalist guide
Ship Description: This  Galapagos yacht provides comfortable  spacious lounges, a dining salon as well as common areas including TV and a VCR; well and amply filled bar, with  large viewing windows, and most important,  an expansive, comfortable  observation deck including  sun and shaded areas. The  social areas such as the dining salon area and social lounge are well designed, and the Galaxy yacht offers an ample and  spacious sun deck.  Cruise the Galapagos Islands aboard the comfort and style of the M/Y Galapagos Yacht, GALAXY.  For other yachts that offer Galapagos tours, see the cruise planner page.

Pricing for the Galaxy
Special prices available: Save $400 per person -- Call for available dates.

Days in Cruise:
Lower Cabin, Cost Per Person ($)
Upper/Main Cabin, Cost Per Person ($)
4 Days
5 Days
6 Days
8 Days
10 Days
11 Days
11 Days
* Entire boat charters available upon request.

Off Peak, low season dates are : January 5th to March 28th, May 1st - June 30th, September 3rd to September 30th, November 28th to December 15th.

CRUISE PRICES WILL INCLUDE: Galapagos cruises in air conditioned cabins with private bath. Visits to the Galapagos Island each day including all meals and tours, conducted by certified naturalist guides.

GALAPAGOS CRUISE PRICES WILL NOT INCLUDE: Airfare between Quito or Guayaquil (round-trip) and the Galapagos Islands, (approximate cost $395 per person), Galapagos National Park entrance fees, alcoholic beverages and soft drinks, tips for naturalist guides and crew or captain, all personal expenses, gifts and purchases on the ship, rental of snorkel equipment and/or travel insurance.

Important Information: Single and triple occupancy rates are available upon request.

* Rates are subject to change; we guarantee rate with previous deposit only

ITINERARIES FOR THE GALAXY
Cruise "A" Itinerary, 5 days/4 nights - Tuesday to Saturday
Tuesday
AM
ARRIVAL
PM
Visit to San Cristobal and Lobos Island
Wednesday
AM
Visit to Espanola and Suarez Point
PM
Visit to Espanola - Gardner Bay / Gardner Island / Osborn 
Thursday
AM
Visit Floreana: Baronesa View Point / Post Office Bay
PM
Visit  to Floreana: Cormorant Point / Devil's Crown
Friday
AM
Visit to Santa Fe Island
PM
Visit to South Plaza (Plaza Sur)
Saturday
AM
Visit to Santa Cruz Island and   / Charles Darwin Station
PM
DEPARTURE
Cruise "B" Itinerary, 6 days/5 nights - Saturday to Thursday
Saturday
AM
ARRIVAL
PM
Visit to: Chato / Twins
Sunday
AM
Isabela: Tintoreas / Humedales / Muro De Lagrimas
PM
Visit Isabela: Breeding Center / Poza de Flamingos / Concha and Perla
Monday
AM
Visit to Isabela Island: Elizabeth Bay
PM
Visit to Isabela: Urbina Bay
Tuesday
AM
Visit to Fernandina Island and : Punta Esponiza
PM
Visit to Isabela Island : Tagus Cove
Wednesday
AM
Visit to Santiago Island: Egas Port
PM
Visit to Santiago: Espumilla Beach / Caleta Bucanero
Thursday
AM
Visit to Santa Cruz, Island: Turtle Cove
PM
Departure
Cruise "C" Itinerary, 6 days/5 nights - Thursday to Tuesday
Thursday
AM
Arrival
PM
Visit to Santiago Island and : Sullivan Bay
Friday
AM
Visit to Bartolome Island
PM
Visit to Santa Cruz Island  and : Bachas Beach
Saturday
AM
Visit to North Seymour Island
PM
Visit to Mosquera
Sunday
AM
Visit to Genovesa Island and : El Barranco
PM
Visit to Genovesa Island : Darwin Bay
Monday
AM
Visit to San Cristobal Island l: Cerro Brujo
PM
Visit to San Cristobal Island and : Kicked Rock
Tuesday
AM
San Cristobal: Interpretation Center
PM
Departure
10 DAYS DEPARTURE ITINERARY ITINERARIES "F" (A+B)
10 DAYS DEPARTURE ITINERARY ITINERARIES "G" (C+A)
11 DAYS DEPARTURE ITINERARY ITINERARIES "H" (B+C)
15 DAYS DEPARTURE ITINERARY ITINERARIES "I" (A+B+C)
Departure Dates
Year-Round Departures
Galapagos Cruising is a Year Round Destination
The Galapagos Islands enjoy a mild sub-tropical climate, allowing Galapagos cruise ships to operate on year round. Temperatures are defined almost entirely by ocean currents and the trade winds. In general. From December to May will be warm and sunny; and from July to November will be cool with a breeze in the afternoon. The temperature chart below is useful to plan your Galapagos vacation! * Temperature values are given in Fahrenheit.
Temperatures
JAN
FEB
MAR
APR
MAY
JUN
JUL
AUG
SEP
OCT
NOV
DEC
Max. Air Temp
84
86
88
86
82
78
76
74
76
77
78
80
Min Air Temp
70
74
74
72
72
68
66
64
62
64
66
68
Avg.Sea Temp
74
76
76
76
74
74
72
66
68
70
72
74
Avg. Rainfall
1
1
2.0
1.5
0.75
0.25
0.5
0.25
0.5
0.25
0.5
0.5

Deck Plan for the Galaxy - Galapagos Cruises

Deck plan for the yacht Galaxy in the Galapagos Islands, with cabin areas and social areas
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