A smooth and stable ride at great price

Cachalote Explorer Galapagos Cruise

First Class

A Galapagos Cruise on board the Cachalote Explorer

To be launched in Galapagos in summer 2018! Built in 1988, this large and spacious motor vessel was originally built to be a fishing boat in Vancouver Canada. In the early 2000s, the Cachalote Explorer was converted into a passenger vessel in Canada and soon became very popular, thanks to its spacious design and superb, stable ride, even on rough waters.

The Cachalote Explorer is currently undergoing renovations and will be transferred to Galapagos where she will start operation in Summer 2018. Each Galapagos Cruise on board the Cachalote Explorer will have 8...

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Boat Description

  • Capacity:16 passengers
  • Type :Small Yacht
  • Category:First Class
  • Year Built:1988
  • Length:88 ft.
  • Beam:24 ft.
  • Speed:8 kt.
  • Product Short Name: Cachalote Explorer
  • Electricity: 110V


  • Multilingual guide
  • All meals throughout the cruise
  • Water, Coffee, Tea & fresh juices
  • Air conditioning & private bathroom
  • Transfers to and from ship
  • Snorkel gear (free)
  • Wetsuits
  • Kayaks
  • Single travellers can share room
  • Triple Rooms available
  • -50% for children ≤ 12
  • 2% Credit Card fees
  • Airfare tickets
  • Alcoholic drinks & bottled beverages
  • Crew and guide tips
  • $100 national park entrance fee
  • $20 transit control card
  • +50% single cabin supplement