What to expect in a Galapagos Cruise according to category
Looking for a Galapagos Cruise but not sure how or which to pick? This section makes it all easy and smooth. Above you may find a comprehensive and careful selection of the best Galapagos Cruises: Catamarans, Motor- Yachts and Sailboats of the highest quality, security, and comfort. The vessels in this section have been carefully reviewed to ensure a great experience while you cruise the Galapagos Islands.
Based on personal-inspection and past traveler’s review, this Galapagos Cruises meet all the quality and security standards and feature comprehensive itineraries. To make things easier, our Galapagos Cruises are divided into distinct categories t to fit your desires and budgets at best:
- Deluxe Galapagos Yachts,
- First Class Galapagos Yachts,
- Tourist Superior Class Galapagos Yachts and
- Economy Class Galapagos Yachts.
Below you may also find a brief description of each. Check them out and ask us for any further details, a travel expert will gladly help you arrange your trip!
Luxury, First Class, and Tourist Superior Class Galapagos cruises all provide double cabins, air-conditioning, private bathrooms with hot water, and these yachts will have sun decks and ample rest areas. Tourist superior yachts will have level II or level III bilingual naturalist guides, and First Class and Luxury yachts usually have level III bilingual naturalist guides (University degree or higher). These boats also have the highest standards of service, onboard amenities, and safety, and are recommeneded for those who are searching for a very comfortable experience during their Galapagos vacation.
Economic Class Galapagos Cruises are usually smaller, a little less spacious, and some have cabins with shared bathrooms. However, it is important to remember that the wildlife and incredible scenery of the Galapagos is the same no matter what class of boat you choose! Economic class Galapagos cruises are a good choice for people traveling on a budget. Smaller boats are also a good choice for travelers who prefer a more intimate setting, such as couples or families. Please note that it is necessary make arrangements beforehand for special dietary needs or preferences before the start of the cruise.
NOTE: Please be aware that all Galapagos Cruises start with a morning flight from Quito or Guayaquil on the first day, and end with a return flight around noon on the last. All Galapagos Cruise boats must meet international safety standards, and higher class yachts usually have the best safety equipment.