The Galaven is an 88 ft. expedition vessel for 20 passengers. It has 11 double cabins, all with private bathrooms, air-conditioning and ocean views. Galaven offers spacious outdoor seating areas with sun chairs, large interior dining room, and a library equipped with a TV & DVD player for daily briefing and presentations. Bilingual Galapagos National Park guides accompany you to all visitor sites.

Key Features:

✓ Expedition yacht
✓ Ample social areas
✓ 2 national park guides
✓ Large ccean view cabins
✓ Best value mid-range cruise

Please ask for detailed itinerary information on 4-Day, 5-Day, 6-Day, 8-Day, 10-Day, 11-Day, 15-Day Cruise itineraries for this boat.


  • Naturalist bilingual guide
  • Accommodation in double cabin
  • Excursions
  • All meals, snacks
  • Soft drinks, pure water, coffee, tea
  • Transfers in Galápagos Snorkel equipment


  • Galapagos Transit Control Card ($20)
  • Rounftrip airfare to Galápagos
  • Entrance fee to Galápagos ($100)
  • Wetsuit
  • Alcoholic drinks
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips for the crew


AM Baltra: Arrival in Baltra Airport and Transfer to the boat
PM Santa Cruz Island: Black Turtle Cove

AM Genovesa Island: El Barranco
PM Genovesa Island: Darwin Bay

AM Santiago Island: Sullivan Bay
PM Rabida Island

AM Santa Cruz Island: Charles Darwin St./ Tortoise Breeding Center
PM Santa Cruz Island: El Chato Tortoise Reserve

AM Santa Cruz Island: Dragon Hill
PM Santa Cruz Island: Bachas Beach

AM Floreana Island: Post Office Bay
PM Floreana Island: Cormorant Point
Floreana Island: Devils Crown

AM Española Island: Suarez Point
PM Española Island: Gardner Bay/Islet

AM San Cristobal Island: Interpretation Center
San Cristobal Island: Transfer to the San Cristobal Airport


AM San Cristobal Island: Arrival in San Cristobal Airport and Transfer to the boat
PM San Cristobal Island: Tortoise Breeding Center
San Cristobal Island: OR Puerto Chino Beach

AM Santa Fe Island
PM South Plaza Island

AM Santa Cruz Island: Charles Darwin St./ Tortoise Breeding Center
PM Santa Cruz Island: Twin Craters

AM Isabela Island: Sierra Negra Volcano
PM Isabela Island: The Wetlands
Isabela Island: Arnaldo Tupiza Breeding Center

AM Isabela Island: Moreno Point
PM Isabela Island: Tagus Cove

AM Fernandina Island: Espinosa Point
PM Isabela Island: Vicente Roca Point

AM Santiago Island: Espumilla Beach
Santiago Island: Buccaneer Cove
PM Bartholomew Island

AM North Seymour Island
Baltra: Transfer to the Baltra Airport

Year of construction: 2000
Type: Motor Yacht
Category: Mid-Range Cruise
Length: 88fts / 27mts
Beam: 22fts / 7mts
Capacity: 20 passengers
Max speed: 9 knots

Lower Deck: 4 double cabins (twin beds) 78ft²/ 7m² – 3 double cabins (1 double + 1 bunk beds) 75ft²/7m².
Main Deck: 2 cabin (double bed) 100ft²/9m²
Upper Deck: 2 double cabins (twin beds) 74ft²/ 7m².
All cabins with private bathrooms, hot water and air-conditioning

Captain, 2 bilingual Galapagos National Park naturalist guide, 8 crew members

All equipments meet / exceed the international safety standards, Life vests, GPS, Sonar, Naval radars, Fire detection and prevention systems.

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