8 Days South, Central & North Galápagos, Coral I & II | Galapatours
Coral I and II Galapagos Cruise

South, Central & North Galápagos

8 Days Galápagos cruise on board the Coral I & II

South, Central & North Galápagos
8 DAYS, 1-36 PASSENGERS
First Class Ship

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8 DAY GALÁPAGOS CRUISE

First Class Ship
The Trip Highlights

Incredible snorkeling at Devil's Crown

Scientific insights at C. Darwin Research Station

Green Turtles nesting at Espumilla Beach

Gardner Bay: Pristine, white sand beaches

Galapatours 'Plus' Experience

Charming, classic motor yachts

Small group sizes for excursions

English-speaking guide for all activities

Lectures in the evening

Get to know the highlights of Galápagos with this Naturalist cruise on board the beautiful Coral I & II! On this Expedition Cruise, you will discover the incredible wildlife of the Galápagos Islands: On Española, the oldest and arguably the greenest of the Galápagos Islands, incredible hikes await. You will get to see many endemic species, including the Española Mocking Bird, the Española Lava Lizard, and, hopefully, the famous Waved Albatross. During our visit to Floreana, you will have the opportunity for some great dinghy rides, extensive snorkeling, and learning more about the fascinating human history of the Galápagos. During your time spent on Rábida, you will have the opportunity to watch wild Flamingos and walk on a blood-red sandy beach. On San Cristóbal, you will be able to snorkel in crystal clear waters, relax with sea lions on pristine white sand beaches and learn more about the evolution of giant tortoises. During your time on Santa Cruz, you will have the chance to observe the famous Galápagos Giant Tortoises in the wild and learn more about the preservation and scientific study of these amazing animals. On Santiago, an island formerly inhabited by pirates, you will be able to enjoy hikes and dinghy rides.

Your ship: Coral I & II

  • Scuba Diving upon request;
  • High-end refit with high-tech features;
  • Beautiful classic motor yacht decor throughout;
  • Boutique adventure cruising.

Unique amongst the Galápagos fleet, these "twins" were the first to operate in this manner. Other firsts we've discovered - the first boats with an on-board barbecue, and the first with solar powered pools! Your captains are Javier and Fabian, and in talking with the crews we discovered that 95% of them have been working on the Corals for 10 years or more - a real sign of quality and smooth running. The Coral twins have an unrivalled repu … Read more about Coral I & II

Amenities

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Transfers to and from ship
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Snorkel gear (free)
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French guide possible
Meals
All meals throughout the cruise
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100% CO2 carbon footprint offset
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-50% for children ≤ 12
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Scuba outing possible
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Kayaks on board
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Air conditioning & private bathroom
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Single travellers can share cabin
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Water, Coffee, Tea & fresh juices
German guide possible
German guide possible
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Triple cabins
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English guide

Food & Drinks

The food on our Galapágos Cruises is among the very best you will find in South America. Most of the on-board chefs are internationally trained and have prior experience working in the best hotels and restaurants in Ecuador and indeed around the world.

You can expect a first-class selection of food, including a good variety of fresh fruits and vegetables, locally sourced poultry and fish/seafood, rice and pasta dishes. Most boats will always include some typical Ecuadorian dishes on the menu during your cruise. If you have specific dietary requirements then these can usually be accommodated by the chef providing you have given advance notice. Please make sure you tell us about any allergies or dietary requirements you have at the time you book with us. If you leave it until you arrive at the dockside, then it may well be impossible to accommodate your needs.

Most boats serve a range of options at meal times in a relaxed buffet-style. At the first class and luxury end of the market, some boats have more formal dining where you will be served at your seat. However the atmosphere is always relaxed on board our cruises, and never stuffy or formal.

Coral I and II Galapagos Cruise
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