8 Days Baltra to San Cristóbal Cruise, Silver Origin | Galapatours
Silver Origin Galapagos Cruise

Baltra to San Cristóbal Cruise

8 Days Galápagos cruise on board the Silver Origin

Baltra to San Cristóbal Cruise
8 DAYS, 1-200 PASSENGERS
Luxury Ship

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8 DAY GALÁPAGOS CRUISE

Luxury Ship
The Trip Highlights

Snorkel with Hammerheads at Darwin Bay

Scientific insights at C. Darwin Research Station

A bird lover's paradise: Hiking on Genovesa

Gardner Bay: Pristine, white sand beaches

Galapatours 'Plus' Experience

Arguably the most luxurious Galápagos ship

Floor-to ceiling windows in suites

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 Silver Origin! 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. On Genovesa, breathtaking dinghy rides, stunning views and close encounters with the most iconic birds of the Archipelago await you. Blue-footed Boobies, Red-footed Boobies, Nazca Boobies and many more species can be seen here. On North Seymour, an incredible hike and snorkeling session awaits you. This island is the archipelago condensed into very little space, and you'll be able to see almost all the iconic Galápagos species in just a few hours. 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. A walk across South Plaza is one of the best visitor experiences in the Galápagos thanks to the large number of species living in such a small area.

Your ship: Silver Origin

  • Highest crew-to-guest ratio in Galápagos
  • Unique hybrid on board spaces
  • All-suite accommodation with verandas
  • Excellent wildlife itineraries

Silver Origin has redefined luxury Galápagos adventure travel. Welcome to Ultra-luxury! Designed and built specifically for Galápagos, this remarkable 330ft long expedition ship brings the ultimate Galápagos experience to a maximum of only 100 guests, looked after by 90 crew.

Spectacular suites Silver Origin features suite-only accommodation throughout. As well as huge picture windows, you'll have your own private veranda from where you c … Read more about Silver Origin

Amenities

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Transfers to and from ship
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Gym on board
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Private Balcony
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Snorkel gear (free)
Wifi
Internet / WIFI
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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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Kayaks on board
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Laundry service
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Beer+wine with dinner
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Air conditioning & private bathroom
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Doctor on board
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Interconnecting cabins
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Water, Coffee, Tea & fresh juices
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German guide possible
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Triple cabins
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Wetsuits
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English guide
Hot Tub
Sundeck with jacuzzi

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.

Silver Origin Galapagos Cruise
Baltra
Genovesa