Galapagos Cormorant Motor Yacht Cruising
The Cormorant incorporates the very best of Galapagos Catamaran design. The modern and ample accommodation includes jacuzzi, huge sun deck and a private balcony for each of the spacious staterooms. Kayaks are available...
The Cormorant incorporates the very best of Galapagos Catamaran design. The modern and ample accommodation includes jacuzzi, huge sun deck and a private balcony for each of the spacious staterooms. Kayaks are also available for use. The Galapagos Cormorant combines high quality with excellent pricing making your Galapagos experience an affordable luxury.
Day 1: Baltra Island & Santa Cruz – Bachas Beach
Arrival in Baltra airport and transfer to the boat. Briefing onboard about the boat and the island. In the afternoon, enjoy Bachus Beach: a fantastic swimming beach and one of the few remnants of the U.S. World War II presence in the Galápagos.
Day 2: Bartholomew – Pinnacle Rock & Santiago – Sullivan Bay
Bartholomew is home of the Pinnacle Rock: the most famous view in the Galapagos Islands. Head to Santiago – Sullivan Bay in the afternoon: the lava field has a variety of patterns made by the shapes and textures of trees that once existed there.
Day 3: South Plaza Island & Santa Fe Island
South Plaza has one of the largest populations of land iguanas in the Galápagos. Take an afternoon visit to Santa Fe Island: a volcanic uplift that hosts a forest of Opuntia and Palo Santo. Endemic land iguanas are often seen.
Day 4: San Cristobal – Cerro Brujo, Pitt Point
Today is spent on the island of San Cristobal. In the morning explore Cerro Brujo: a beautiful white-sand beach full of pelicans, blue-footed boobies, sea lions and marine iguanas before heading to Pitt Point. Here there are endemic species such as lava lizards and red-footed boobies.
Day 5: San Cristobal – Isla Lobos, Leon Dormido
FRom San Cristobal, explore Isla Lobos, a small island named after the sea lions that rest and play on its rocky shores. In the afternoon venture back to San Cristobal to take in Leon Dormido: this island is comprised of two rocks which jut out of the ocean and is home to a large colony of sea birds.
Day 6: Española – Suárez Point, Gardner Bay, Osborn Islet
In the morning travel to Española Island’s Suárez Point, one of the most outstanding wildlife areas of the archipelago. Stay on Española for the afternoon to visit Gardner Bay, which has a magnificent beach with turquoise waters. The bay is home of a large colony of sea lions. Travel further on to Osborn Islet, a small island taken in as a marine visit where you can enjoy fantastic snorkeling and swimming.
Day 7: Floreana – Cormorant Point, Champion Islet, Post Office Bay, Baroness’ Observatory
This morning visit Floreana’s Cormorant Point, offering a trail overlooking a saltwater lagoon that is a favourite of flamingos. Then head to Champion Islet: A small island located very near Floreana where snorkelling and diving can be excellent. No Galapagos visit would be complete without Floreana’s Post Office Bay: A white-sand beach where in the past sailors used to leave and receive their letters in a barrel. The last stop on Floreana is Baroness’ Observatory: this site shows a breath-taking view of La Lobería and the inland features of Floreana Island.
Day 8: Santa Cruz – Charles Darwin Station
The last stop on your Galapagos itinerary is the famous Charles Darwin Station on Santa Cruz, an organization that provides scientific assistance to ensure the proper preservation of the Galápagos. After this a transfer to the Airport will be provided.
Please Note: this Galapagos cruise itinerary is a sample only and subject to change without previous notice due to weather conditions and National Park regulations. Itineraries of 8 or more days may be scheduled to stop at ports for various cruise logistic reasons and/or for embarking/disembarking passengers. Please note itineraries occur on a rotational basis to minimise impact to the islands.
Pricing starts from $9,478 per person twin share on the eight day itinerary. Shorter itineraries are available on request.