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8-Day Galapagos Cruise

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This is the best cruise option to see it all! You will visit a wonderful variety of islands and wildlife sites, allowing for a fantastic, comprehensive tour of the best of the Galapagos and it's renowned wildlife.

This itinerary is just an example of an 8-day Galapagos cruise based on the Anahi. Please keep in mind that we offer many vessels, and each boat with its own Park-approved itinerary that often varies from the one listed here.

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No matter which vessel you pick, each yacht features professional multilingual naturalist leaders and twice daily scheduled landings or boat tours, and when the opportunity arises, you'll also generally enjoy at least one or more snorkel opportunities either as one of the scheduled activities or in between the scheduled excursions.

Just contact us to let us know when you want to travel and what your preferred travel style is (budget or mid-range or luxury) and we'll find the best match for you!

Itinerary in Brief

  • DAY 1: Arrive Galapagos -- Afternoon Santa Cruz/Highlands
  • DAY 2: Galapagos -- Santa Cruz/Sierra Negra Volcano &Tortoises
  • DAY 3: Galapagos -- Isabela /Moreno Point & Elizabeth Bay
  • DAY 4: Galapagos -- Isabela/Urbina Bay & Caleta Tagus
  • DAY 5: Galapagos -- Fernandina/Punta Espinoza & Isabela/Punta Vicente Roca
  • DAY 6: Galapagos -- Santiago/Puerto Egas & Rabida
  • DAY 7: Galapagos -- Chinese Hat & Bartolome
  • DAY 8: Galapagos -- Seymour & Depart


  • Best Galapagos cruise overall: the more time in the islands, the better!
  • Perfect for keen natural history enthusiasts who have the time and money for a more thorough discovery of the Islands and Galapagos wildlife
  • This is one of our most recommended vacations to relax and experience something truly special and unique
  • Weekly departures year-round: contact us for dates!

LOCATIONS: Galapagos Islands, Ecuador

ACTIVITIES: Nature/Wildlife


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