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Cruising the Galapagos: Majestic 4 Days

Duration
4 Days
Prices From:
US$ 3,164

Experience the Galapagos Islands aboard the Majestic, with experienced and knowledgeable guides along to ensure you get the most out of your journey.


This 4-day voyage through one of nature’s most impressive wonders starts on San Cristobal Island, where you’ll visit El Junco Lagoon. You’ll enjoy a glimpse of the Galapagos’ human history at Post Office Bay, site of a wooden barrel used as a mail box by whalers in the 18th century (you can even drop in a postcard – sometimes the mail still goes through!).

The real stars of course, are the animals, starting with the flamingos of Cormorant Point. Then snorkel around Devil’s Crown for an introduction to the Islands’ beautiful sea creatures. Go on to Suarez Point to see the full diversity of the Galapagos in flight, with Blue-footed and Nazca Boobies, Albatrosses and other native birds. Then at Gardner Bay, you’ll have the chance to swim with a sea lion colony. Stop in for spectacular views from Twin Craters before you depart.


 

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Duration
4 Days
Prices From:
US$ 3,164

Itinerary

Day 1

Arrive Galapagos

In the morning, you will arrive at San Cristobal Island. After passing through immigration and baggage claim, you will be met by the Majestic staff and transferred to the yacht. You will be shown to your cabin where you will have some time to settle in before lunch and a welcome briefing.

In the afternoon, your first visit takes you to El Junco Lagoon. Located in the highlands 19 kilometers from Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, El Junco is located in the caldera of an extinct volcano. Rainwater feeds the lagoon. There are many farms and ranches in this area of San Cristobal Island, and sometime cows can be found near the lagoon.

Meal Plan Lunch and Dinner
Duration3 Nights
Accommodation

Majestic Galapagos Yacht

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    Majestic Galapagos Yacht


    This first-class, motorized yacht is 35 meters (115 feet) long and is especially designed to sail through these islands. Its common areas and suites have large picture windows to assure you grand vistas of the seascapes as you cruise from destination to destination.

    This first-class, motorized yacht is 35 meters (115 feet) long and is especially designed to sail through these islands. Its common areas and suites have large picture windows to assure you grand vistas of the seascapes as you cruise from destination to destination.

    Facilities

    • Bar/Lounge
    • Dining Room
    • Jacuzzi
    • Sundeck

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Day 2

Galapagos

In the morning, you will visit the famous Post Office Bay. You will land on a beach and head to a spot where 18th century whalers placed a wooden barrel used as an unofficial mail box. The custom continues to this day with Galapagos visitors. So, don't forget your postcards, and don't be surprised if the post card arrives to its destination before you even get home!

Your afternoon visit is to Cormorant Point. Here you will enjoy a hike to a salt-water lagoon which is home to flamingos. You will also have a chance to snorkel around Devil's Crown which is the rocky remains of an offshore volcano sticking out of the water. This is a great location to see a wide range of marine creatures.

Meal Plan Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Day 3

Galapagos

In the morning, you will visit Suarez Point. On the you will have the chance to see blue-footed boobies, albatrosses, and Nazca boobies. This island is the breeding site of nearly all of the world's 12,000 pairs of waved albatrosses. You will also visit a beautiful site on the ocean front where there is a cliff that the large albatrosses use as a launching pad! You will have the chance to see the famous blowhole that spurts water into the air. The landscape is great for photography.

Your afternoon excursion takes you to the spectacular Gardner Bay. After landing, you can walk across a lovely white-sand beach amongst a busy sea lion colony or dive into the water to swim with sea lion pups. You may also see curious mockingbirds on the beach.

Meal Plan Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Day 4

Depart Galapagos

In the morning, you will visit Twin Craters located opposite to each other on both sides of the road leading from Puerto Ayora to Baltra. The name is only figurative; not real craters, these formations were created by the collapse of surface material in underground fissures and chambers. The view is breathtaking.

After visiting the Twin Craters, you will be transferred to the Baltra airport to catch your flight to mainland Ecuador.

Meal Plan Breakfast and Lunch

Other Information

DEPARTURES:

Select Mondays

PRICE INCLUDES:

  • All meals
  • Island transfers
  • Excursions as described in itinerary
  • Bilingual National Park guide
  • Use of snorkelling equipment
  • Airport assistance
  • Galapagos domestic airfare
  • Transit Control Card

PRICE EXCLUDES:

  • International Airfare and taxes
  • Travel Insurance
  • Gratuities unless otherwise stated
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Optional excursions
  • Beverages unless otherwise stated
  • Visa fees if applicable
  • Use of wetsuit

OTHER INFORMATION:

NOTE: The domestic flights Quito - Galapagos - Quito (approx. $550 USD), Galapagos Park entrance fee of $100 USD and visitors ticket of $20 USD are included in the trip price. (Subject to change).

Itineraries: Due to government regulations designed to control and protect the impact of tourism, each vessel, based on length of cruise has its own distinct itinerary. The itineraries are designed to allow visitors to visit all regions of the islands and we suggest you request the advice of Goway's Latin America specialists as to which itinerary would suit you best.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS:

Prices are “from” per person and based on twin share based on current exchange rates and subject to change. Single rates available on request. Subject to availability, limited seats available, seasonal surcharges may apply.

TB GALAPAGQUI17CR: M 4 LD
11 Dec 2017
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