Estrella de mar

Welcome aboard!

Estrella del Mar Yacht was designed for exploring the Galapagos Islands and is perfectly equipped with all the facilities needed for the comfort and safety of its guests.
Features 8 double cabis with air conditioner, private bathroom with hot water, dining room, living room, bar and lounge; library, TV, DVD, stereo.
Her ample sun decks provide wonderful open and shaded space to take in the Galapagos breeze and sun.

Day 1

Bartolome Island: Upon your arrival to the airport in Baltra Island, you will be transferred to the Yacht at the bay. After lunch, we visit Bartolome Island, famous for the panoramic view of Pinnacle rock where you can take amazing pictures once you trek to the summit of the island.After this visit, head back to the yacht for dinner and rest.


Darwin Bay & Prince Philip Steps (Genovesa): Early in the morning you will visit Darwin Bay, at this place you will walk along the white coral sands of Darwin Bay surrounded by bustling sea birds. Follow the trail and see nesting frigatebirds, gulls, and boobies. After lunch, the yacht will head to Prince Philip ́s Steps (El Barranco), where a steep climb takes you to a Palo Santo Forest and species like Nazca boobies. You will also have a panoramic view of all the Island from here.

Day 3

South Plazas Island and Santa Fe Island: We disembark at South Plazas Island where you can find various species of land iguanas, and swallow-tailed gulls. You can also spot red-billed tropicbirds and indigenous swallow-tailed gulls resting on the cliffs, and sea lions playing in the waters. After lunch head to Santa Fe, where you can hike towards the cliffs along the island’s northern shore to view the forest of giant prickly pear cactus (Opuntia), which is home to endemic land iguanas.It is also one of the best locations to see sea turtles, swim with sea lions, and get a glimpse of a whitetip reef shark.

Day 4

Santa Cruz Highlands: After breakfast, the yacht will land at Santa Cruz Island, where we take a bus ride to the Highlands, to visit El Chato Reserve, a perfect place to see giant tortoises in their natural environment. Explore the reserve’s lagoon and lava tunnels, keeping an eye out for owls that often roost in the tunnels’ entrances. After this activity you will be transferred to the airport to take your flight back to the continent.

Meals: From lunch on day 1, until breakfast on the final day
Acommodation with private bathroom
Excursions as listed in the itinerary, with a certifies naturalist bilingual guide (Spanish/English)
Snorkel equipment *Depending on the cruise
Drinking water, tea, coffee, snacks.
Bus ticket Baltra Airport / Itabaca Channel – $ 5 pp * Depending on the cruise

Entrance fees Galapagos: Galapagos National Park $100pp (subject to change). Galapagos transit control card $20pp (subject to change), Isabel docking fee $15pp *Depending on cruise. Santa Cruz Highland Tortoises ranch $5 * depending on the cruise. Bus ticket Baltra Airport / Itabaca Channel – $5 * depending on the cruise
International flights
Quito/Guayaquil – Galapagos – Quito/Guayaquil
Airport transfers in Quito or Guayaquil
Singles supplement *Depending on the cruise
Alcoholic beverages & colas (there is a bar on board)
Tips for guides and crew
Any other personal expenses.