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Highlights of the Galaxy I Yacht

Category: Luxury
  • The Galaxy I yacht is a modern & comfortable yacht, with fast cruising speed of 12 knots to ensure shorter journey times between islands.
  • Spacious cabins include lower beds, wardrobes, toiletries, hair dryer, electric towel dryer, safe deposit, hot showers & air conditioning.
  • Attractive common areas on the Galaxy I include: dining room, bar and lounge, tea/coffee station, library, TV/ DVD, and comfortable sundeck.
  • The Galaxy I carries kayaks on board for guest use, be sure to reserve in advance if interested.
  • The Galaxy I is one of few Galapagos yachts to hold Smart Voyager certification, thanks to their strict adherence to conservation standards.
  • As well as short cruises of 4, 5, 8 days, the Galaxy I yacht also offers extended itineraries of up to 15 days, making it possible to see all of the best Galapagos highlights on a single trip.
  • Check out our special blog report for a first hand account of life aboard the Galaxy I cruise.

Galaxy I Galapagos Cruise

Itineraries and pricing 2024

Browse through the different cruise itineraries below by clicking on each one.


  • Price $2890Per person

Itinerary for 5 days - A

  • SAT San Cristobal: Kicker Rock
  • SUN San Cristobal: Witch Hill, San Cristobal: Pitt Point
  • MON Española: Suarez Point, Española: Gardner Bay
  • TUE Floreana: Cormorant Point, Floreana: Post Office Bay
  • WED Santa Cruz: Charles Darwin Station

*Full itinerary under construction, please ask our sales team for updated information.

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  • Price $3610Per person

Itinerary for 6 days - B

  • WED Santa Cruz: Highlands
  • THU Isabela: Tintoreras, Isabela: Wetlands & Interpretation Center
  • FRI Isabela: Moreno Point, Fernandina: Mangle Point
  • SAT Fernandina: Espinoza Point, Isabela: Tagus Cove
  • SUN Santiago: Egas Port, Santiago: Chinese Hat
  • MON Santa Cruz: Black Turtle Cove

*Full itinerary under construction, please ask our sales team for updated information.

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  • Price $3610Per person

Itinerary for 6 days - C

  • MON Seymour: North Seymour
  • TUE Bartolome: Bartolome, Santiago: Sullivan Bay
  • WED Genovesa: Darwin Bay, Genovesa: El Barranco
  • THU Plazas: South Plazas, Santa Fe: Santa Fe
  • FRI San Cristóbal: Interpretation Center, San Cristóbal: Lobos Island
  • SAT San Cristóbal: Highlands

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Galaxy I Yacht Specifications

  • Length: 35m
  • Beam: 7.6m
  • Speed: 12 knots
  • Crew: 8 + guide
  • Capacity: 16 passengers


  • Private bathroom
  • air conditioningAir conditioning
  • toiletriesToiletries
  • room towelsRoom towels
  • beach towelsBeach towels
  • hair dryerHair dryer
  • electricity110v Electricity point in cabin
  • save deposit boxSafe deposit box
  • sundeckSundeck
  • lounge areaLounge area
  • barBar
  • reading materialReading Material
  • vTV/DVD
  • wetsuitsWetsuits for hire
  • kayaksKayaks
  • wetsuitsWetsuits for hire
  • PaddlesPaddle boards
  • Snorkel GearSnorkel Gear: included

Diving - Snorkeling

  • Snorkeling: mask, tube + fins included.
  • Diving possible: No

Included Services

  • Meals: From lunch on Day 1, until breakfast on the final day.
  • Accommodation with private bathroom.
  • Excursions as listed in the itinerary, with a certified naturalist bilingual guide (Spanish/English).
  • Snorkel equipment
  • Wetsuits
  • Unlimited purified water, tea, and coffee.
  • Use of kayaks & paddleboards

Excluded Services

  • Entrance fees Galapagos:
    • Galapagos National Park Fee $100 (increasing to $200 as of 1st August 2024)
    • Galapagos transit control card $20 pp (subject to change).
  • Flights: International Flights + Quito/Guayaquil - Galapagos - Quito/Guayaquil.
  • Important Note: The Galaxy cruise obligates Happy Gringo to buy Galapagos flight tickets directly through them; failure to do so will unfortunately result in a penalty fee of US$60 per person, being charged to you by the yacht operator.
  • • Flight: International Flights. Quito/Guayaquil - Galapagos - Quito/Guayaquil.
  • • Airport transfers in Quito or Guayaquil.
  • • Child discount: 10% (between 6-11 yrs old)
  • • Singles supplement: 50%
  • • Alcoholic beverages (there is a bar on board).
  • • Tips for Guides and crew.
  • • Any other personal expenses.

About Itineraries

  • On day 1 there is only time for an afternoon visit to be included; similarly, on the final day, there is only a brief morning visit. The reason for this is to connect with the Galapagos flight arrivals and departures at the airport.
  • Contact us for information about which itineraries will run on different dates through the year, and to check tour availabilities. We often have special Galapagos offers too!
  • 3% discount available for groups of 7 or more.
  • All yacht information is correct at time of publishing but may be subject to change by the yacht operator or Galapagos National Park authority. Published prices may be subject to change without prior notice

About Cabins

Cabin Distribution:

  • 4 Upper Deck Cabins (6,7,8 & 9) – 15m2, convertible double matrimonial bed or twin beds, with panoramic windows.
  • 2 Main Deck Cabins (4 & 5) – 13m2, twin beds, with panoramic windows.
  • 1 Main Deck Cabin (3) – 13m2, convertible double matrimonial or twin beds, with panoramic window
  • 1 Lower Deck Cabin (2) – 18m2, twin beds, with portholes.
  • Triple Cabin: Upper Deck Cabins can be uses as triple cabins with double matrimonial or twin + sofa bed.
  • It is possible to request the cabin of your choice at time of booking – just let us know your preference. Final decision on cabin allocation is always in the hands of the yacht operator.

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Outdoor Space

Social areas, sundeck, restaurant & bar area and boat design.

Cabin Space

Type and size of cabin, type of beds, windows and access to the cabins.

Comfort and Amenities

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