Luxury Cruises Galapagos

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Elite Catamaran

Elite Galapagos Cruise represents the top experience available in the archipelago, with panoramic views surrounding you no matter where you are on the ship, including on the private balcony of your cabin.

  • CO2 neutro cruise
  • Private balconies
  • Panoramic views abound
  • Convertible beds
  • Single supplement 50%
  • High season surcharge 50%
  • Children´s discount 25%
 

Elite Catamaran

The 16-passenger Elite Galapagos Cruise, which began operations in the Summer of 2019, offers guests stunning panoramic views from open-plan decks that make the most of the incredible archipelago. Set out on fascinating journeys of discovery during the day and then take to the Sun Deck’s fresco dining area or the delightful Jacuzzi, surrounded by comfortable loungers. All Galapagos Elite cabins feature an ample private bathroom and contemporary design for your enjoyment. Highly-trained guides and staff will make this an unforgettable learning experience and creature comforts experience.



 

Elite Catamaran Itineraries & Prices

A - 8 DAYS CRUISE
2023 prices per person:
ACCOMMODATION
Luxury
Charter
1 Gst
$9,148
$19,148
2 Gst
$6,032
$16,032
3-5 Gst
$5,971
$15,971
6-9 Gst
$5,912
$15,912
10-16 Gst
$2,885
$12,885

Prices 2023 Valid from Jan 01, 2023 to Dec 31, 2023

ItineraryCharter PriceGolden Suite
7 Nights A - Isabela, Fernandina, San CristobalUS$134,190.00US$8,990.00

Prices 2024 Valid from Jan 01, 2024 to Dec 31, 2024

ItineraryCharter PriceGolden Suite
7 Nights A - Isabela, Fernandina, San CristobalUS$141,690.00US$9,490.00
Sat

am: San Cristobal IslandArrival in airport and transfer to the boat. Briefing onboard about the boat and the island.

pm: San Cristobal Island: El Junco LagoonA small crater within a large caldera of a volcano, is the only permanent freshwater lake in the Galapagos.

Prices 2023 Valid from Jan 01, 2023 to Dec 31, 2023

ItineraryCharter PriceGolden Suite
7 Nights B - Espanola, Floreana, GenovesaUS$134,190.00US$8,990.00

Prices 2024 Valid from Jan 01, 2024 to Dec 31, 2024

ItineraryCharter PriceGolden Suite
7 Nights B - Espanola, Floreana, GenovesaUS$141,690.00US$9,490.00
Sat

am: San Cristobal IslandArrival in airport and transfer to the boat. Briefing onboard about the boat and the island.

pm: San Cristobal Island: Interpretation CenterA series of interactive exhibits providing information about the history and biodiversity of the Galapagos.

Prices 2023 Valid from Jan 01, 2023 to Dec 31, 2023

ItineraryCharter PriceGolden Suite
4 Nights D - San Cristobal, Santa Cruz, GenovesaUS$84,290.00US$5,650.00

Prices 2024 Valid from Jan 01, 2024 to Dec 31, 2024

ItineraryCharter PriceGolden Suite
4 Nights D - San Cristobal, Santa Cruz, GenovesaUS$87,890.00US$5,890.00
Tue

am: Baltra IslandArrival in Baltra airport and transfer to the boat. Briefing onboard about the boat and the island.

pm: Santa Cruz Island: Bachas BeachA swimming beach and one of the few remnants of the U.S. World War II presence in the Galápagos.

Prices 2023 Valid from Jan 01, 2023 to Dec 31, 2023

ItineraryCharter PriceGolden Suite
3 Nights C - San Cristobal, Espanola, FloreanaUS$66,990.00US$4,490.00

Prices 2024 Valid from Jan 01, 2024 to Dec 31, 2024

ItineraryCharter PriceGolden Suite
3 Nights C - San Cristobal, Espanola, FloreanaUS$69,990.00US$4,690.00
Sat

am: San Cristobal IslandArrival in airport and transfer to the boat. Briefing onboard about the boat and the island.

pm: San Cristobal Island: Interpretation CenterA series of interactive exhibits providing information about the history and biodiversity of the Galapagos.

Included

  • All meals while on board
  • All non-alcoholic beverages consumed onboard
  • English speaking naturalist guide
  • Islands excursions and activities according to the Itinerary
  • Snorkel equipment (mask, tube, & fins)
  • Wetsuit
  • Kayaks on board
  • Paddle Board

Not Included

  • Flights to/from the Galapagos Islands
  • Galapagos National Park Entrance Fee
  • Migratory Control Card
  • Alcoholic & all bottled drinks
  • Tips and personal expenses
  • Travel, cancellation and medical insurance
  • Capacity: 16
  • Length: 37m / 123ft
  • Guest Capacity: 16 Guests
  • Crew: 11 Crew members + 1 Naturalist Guide
  • Type: Power Motor Catamaran
  • Max speed: 12 Knots
  • Cabins: 8 Double Staterooms + 1 Single Cabin
  • Year of construction: 2019
  • Electric power: 110V and 220V

Spaces Aboard The Elite Catamaran

  • Main Deck

    As these young islands were cooling off some two million years later, certain species gradually began to arrive to the archipelago. It is speculated that these newcomers arrived in the Galapagos on large rafts of vegetation that broke off from the shores of Central and South America. Upon arriving in the archipelago, these species had to rapidly adapt to a radically new environment.

     

    Main Deck
  • Sun Deck

    Feel the evolution of fearless endemic species in a magical setting. The Galapagos Islands are a must-visit destination for those seeking true expedition. Here, you can explore a range of stunning volcanic landscapes and crystal-clear waters, while encountering unique wildlife such as giant tortoises, sea lions, and blue-footed boobies. With our commitment to sustainable tourism, you can explore this pristine ecosystem while minimizing your impact on the environment.
    Sun Deck
  • Lower Deck

    Feel the evolution of fearless endemic species in a magical setting. The Galapagos Islands are a must-visit destination for those seeking true expedition. Here, you can explore a range of stunning volcanic landscapes and crystal-clear waters, while encountering unique wildlife such as giant tortoises, sea lions, and blue-footed boobies. With our commitment to sustainable tourism, you can explore this pristine ecosystem while minimizing your impact on the environment.
    Lower Deck
    • Sky Deck

      Experience the ultimate luxury and relaxation on the Elite Galapagos Catamaran's Sky Deck. This expansive outdoor space offers comfortable lounging options, a hot tub, and a bar, all surrounded by panoramic views of the stunning Galapagos landscapes. Whether you're sunbathing under the equatorial sun, stargazing at night, or simply enjoying a cocktail as you sail from one island to another, the Sky Deck is the perfect place to unwind and take in the beauty of your surroundings. The Elite's Sky Deck truly elevates the Galapagos cruising experience.

       

      Sky Deck
    • Private Balcony

      The Elite Galapagos Luxury Catamaran takes opulence to a new level with its private balcony feature. Each of the eight spacious suites and the single cabin boasts this amenity, providing guests with their personal outdoor space for relaxation and enjoyment of the stunning Galapagos scenery. The balconies are complemented by panoramic windows, allowing for uninterrupted views of the islands even from the comfort of your suite. These balconies add a layer of privacy and luxury, making your Galapagos experience truly memorable.

       

      Private Balcony
    • Upper Terrace

      The upper deck terrace aboard the Elite Galapagos Catamaran is a nucleus of social engagement and wildlife viewing. This communal open-air space encourages a spirit of unity among guests, presenting an idyllic environment for forging new friendships amidst the breathtaking backdrop of the Galapagos landscape. As you connect over shared experiences, remain vigilant for the diverse wildlife that this unique ecosystem boasts. The upper deck terrace elevates the Galapagos expedition, marrying social interaction with unrivaled immersion in nature.

       

      Upper Terrace

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    2023 prices per person:
    ACCOMMODATION
    Luxury
    Charter
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    $19,148
    2 Gst
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    3-5 Gst
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    am: San Cristobal IslandArrival in airport and transfer to the boat. Briefing onboard about the boat and the island.

    pm: San Cristobal Island: El Junco LagoonA small crater within a large caldera of a volcano, is the only permanent freshwater lake in the Galapagos.

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    3 Nights C - San Cristobal, Espanola, FloreanaUS$69,990.00US$4,690.00
    Sat

    am: San Cristobal IslandArrival in airport and transfer to the boat. Briefing onboard about the boat and the island.

    pm: San Cristobal Island: Interpretation CenterA series of interactive exhibits providing information about the history and biodiversity of the Galapagos.

    Space Aboard The Ocean Spray

    • Main Deck

      As these young islands were cooling off some two million years later, certain species gradually began to arrive to the archipelago. It is speculated that these newcomers arrived in the Galapagos on large rafts of vegetation that broke off from the shores of Central and South America. Upon arriving in the archipelago, these species had to rapidly adapt to a radically new environment.

       

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    • Sky Deck

      Experience the ultimate luxury and relaxation on the Elite Galapagos Catamaran's Sky Deck. This expansive outdoor space offers comfortable lounging options, a hot tub, and a bar, all surrounded by panoramic views of the stunning Galapagos landscapes. Whether you're sunbathing under the equatorial sun, stargazing at night, or simply enjoying a cocktail as you sail from one island to another, the Sky Deck is the perfect place to unwind and take in the beauty of your surroundings. The Elite's Sky Deck truly elevates the Galapagos cruising experience.

       

      Sky Deck
    • Private Balcony

      The Elite Galapagos Luxury Catamaran takes opulence to a new level with its private balcony feature. Each of the eight spacious suites and the single cabin boasts this amenity, providing guests with their personal outdoor space for relaxation and enjoyment of the stunning Galapagos scenery. The balconies are complemented by panoramic windows, allowing for uninterrupted views of the islands even from the comfort of your suite. These balconies add a layer of privacy and luxury, making your Galapagos experience truly memorable.

       

      Private Balcony
    • Upper Terrace

      The upper deck terrace aboard the Elite Galapagos Catamaran is a nucleus of social engagement and wildlife viewing. This communal open-air space encourages a spirit of unity among guests, presenting an idyllic environment for forging new friendships amidst the breathtaking backdrop of the Galapagos landscape. As you connect over shared experiences, remain vigilant for the diverse wildlife that this unique ecosystem boasts. The upper deck terrace elevates the Galapagos expedition, marrying social interaction with unrivaled immersion in nature.

       

      Upper Terrace

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    Included

    • All meals while on board
    • All non-alcoholic beverages consumed onboard
    • English speaking naturalist guide
    • Islands excursions and activities according to the Itinerary
    • Snorkel equipment (mask, tube, & fins)
    • Wetsuit
    • Kayaks on board
    • Paddle Board

    Not Included

    • Flights to/from the Galapagos Islands
    • Galapagos National Park Entrance Fee
    • Migratory Control Card
    • Alcoholic & all bottled drinks
    • Tips and personal expenses
    • Travel, cancellation and medical insurance

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