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Darwin Galapagos Cruise

Darwin Yacht

Darwin Yacht Description

The Darwin is a budget friendly yacht accommodating 16 passengers, six crew members and one Naturalist Guide. All meals are served onboard in a comfortable dining room, lounge chairs are available on the sundeck and the bar and lounge is a relaxing area to wind down after exciting excursions and other activities.

Darwin Cabins

Eight double cabins are available for you to choose from with bunk beds. Each cabin has an operating air-conditioning unit and private bathrooms equipped with hot water.

Other comparable yachts include: Encantada, Floreana, Galapagos Adventure II

Darwin Cruise Prices

2016 prices per person:

Prices subject to change without prior notice.

Description 8 days 5 days 4 days

Cabin (Twin / Double)

US$2800 US$2250 US$1700

* Main deck supplement $100
* Upper deck supplement $150
* Charter rates don't apply for Christmas and New Year.

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Rates include:
  • Airfare Tickets
  • All meals
  • Transfers in the islands
  • Plain Water, coffee, tea
  • All shore excursions with an English speaking naturalist guide
Not included:
  • US$100 Galapagos National Park entrance fee
  • $20 Transit Control Card
  • Isabela fee (currently US$ 5pp)
  • Entrance to private ranches
    (US$ 3pp)
  • Ferry Canal Itabaca (USD 1pp)
    Tax IVA (12%)
  • Snorkeling equipment
  • Bottled beverages
  • Gratuities
  • Cancellation/medical insurance

Additional Information

It was built in 1995 in Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz Island, Galapagos. It also contains navigation, communication and security equipment.

Darwin Itinerary

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Darwin Photos

Bunk Bed Cabin

Darwin Galapagos Cruise Cabin

Bunk Bed Cabin

Darwin Galapagos Yacht Cabin


Darwin Galapagos Cruise Lounge


Darwin Galapagos Boat Dining Room

Sun deck

Darwin Galapagos Yacht Sun deck


Darwin Deck Plans & Specs

Darwin Deck Plan



Type: Motor Vessel
Category: Superior class
Length: 18.64 m
Beam: 18 feet
Speed: 9 knots
Safety: tender with outboard motor
6 people + naturalist guide

Darwin Reviews

Comments and recommendations received on this Galapagos cruise:


The trip was WONDERFUL! I felt like you and everyone from your company were very helpful, friendly and quick to respond. You were always able to be reached and having someone meet us at the airport was so helpful. I couldn't have asked for a better trip or experience.

Thank you for all of your help and your kindness. I would wholeheartedly recommend your services to anyone! (in fact I will be sending someone your way very soon - her name is Andrea Hrusovsky)

Thank you again for everything,


July 2015

Guests: 2


Thanks Maria for the follow up.
We have enjoyed the trip very much! It was the dream trip and we are recommending it to all our friends. The boat Darwin was nice, the Staff also very nice and the best was our nature Guide Tamara. Very environmentally aware, very Knowledgeable and passionate.

Thank you very much for your assistance again.


April 2014
2 Guests

Hi Maria
It's been a couple of weeks since we finished our Galapagos trip and we are now in Peru.
I just wanted to send you a quick email to say thank you for helping us organise our trip on the Darwin. It was absolutely fantastic and we loved everything about it - the islands, the boat, the crew, the guide Tamara was fantastic and all the other people on the boat were great too.

Walking all the islands and seeing all those animals and the snorkeling is probably one of the best experiences we've had anywhere in the world, and we have both travelled a LOT!

We will also write some reviews on TripAdvisor too and anywhere else you would like?

Thanks again so much!

Warren and Victoria
December 2013
2 Guests

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