Curious to explore the Galápagos but don't have a whole lot of time? Step aboard the roomy Monserrat and join us on this cruising adventure through the archipelago's central and eastern islands – including an extra day on the island and a stay in a deluxe hotel so you can get the most out of your trip. Snorkel with sea lions, discover the unusual endemic marine life in secluded bays, check out the curious marine iguanas (the only kind in the world that swim for their food), and stroll through the cactus forests of South Plaza Island. With a pair of naturalist guides on hand to answer your questions, you'll return home more educated and invigorated than you'd ever get from a nature documentary.

Highlights


• 1 night in Pueto Ayora

• Hike the beautiful beach of Tortuga Bay with an included kayak trip

• 3 nights cruising the Galápagos National Park aboard the Monserrat

• Discover spectacular marine life in protected bays and go snorkeling with sea lions

• Find land iguanas feeding in the cactus forests on South Plaza Island

• Come face-to-face with 100-year-old giant tortoises

Arrive at any time.
Fly to the Galápagos, meet the CEO and transfer to Puerto Ayora, a port town. Check into the hotel followed and after lunch hike to Tortuga Bay and explore the mangroves by kayaking.
Morning visit to the Charles Darwin Research Station. Transfer to the boat to meet the guide and get on board. In the afternoon, enjoy the highlands. Visit a tortoise ranch and see some of the amazing volcanic formations on Santa Cruz.
Land at South Plaza in the morning for wildlife spotting opportunities and a walk through the cactus forest. In the afternoon, take a guided walk around Santa Fé to observe wildlife and plentiful marine iguanas.
Morning landing at Punta Pitt on San Cristóbal Island to observe the marine iguanas and seabirds along the beach. Head to La Galapaguera for opportunities to see giant tortoises and enjoy a snorkelling excursion.
Explore the port town of Puerto Baquerizo, the capital of the Galápagos. Visit the San Cristóbal Interpretation Centre before the flight back to Quito.
Depart at any time.
While it is our intention to adhere to the route described, there is a certain amount of flexibility built into the itinerary and on occasion it may be necessary, or desirable to make alterations.

Lower Deck Cabin. From

$ 3779 NZD pp
Lower Deck Cabin. From
4 lower-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Upper Deck Cabin. From

$ 3999 NZD pp
Upper Deck Cabin. From
6 upper-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Lower Deck Cabin. From

$ 3779 NZD pp
Lower Deck Cabin. From
4 lower-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Upper Deck Cabin. From

$ 3999 NZD pp
Upper Deck Cabin. From
6 upper-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Lower Deck Cabin. From

$ 3779 NZD pp
Lower Deck Cabin. From
4 lower-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Upper Deck Cabin. From

$ 3999 NZD pp
Upper Deck Cabin. From
6 upper-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Lower Deck Cabin. From

$ 3779 NZD pp
Lower Deck Cabin. From
4 lower-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Upper Deck Cabin. From

$ 3999 NZD pp
Upper Deck Cabin. From
6 upper-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Lower Deck Cabin. From

$ 3879 NZD pp
Lower Deck Cabin. From
4 lower-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Upper Deck Cabin. From

$ 4099 NZD pp
Upper Deck Cabin. From
6 upper-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Lower Deck Cabin. From

$ 3879 NZD pp
Lower Deck Cabin. From
4 lower-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Upper Deck Cabin. From

$ 4099 NZD pp
Upper Deck Cabin. From
6 upper-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Lower Deck Cabin. From

$ 3879 NZD pp
Lower Deck Cabin. From
4 lower-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Upper Deck Cabin. From

$ 4099 NZD pp
Upper Deck Cabin. From
6 upper-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Lower Deck Cabin. From

$ 3999 NZD pp
Lower Deck Cabin. From
4 lower-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Upper Deck Cabin. From

$ 4219 NZD pp
Upper Deck Cabin. From
6 upper-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Lower Deck Cabin. From

$ 3879 NZD pp
Lower Deck Cabin. From
4 lower-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Upper Deck Cabin. From

$ 4099 NZD pp
Upper Deck Cabin. From
6 upper-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Lower Deck Cabin. From

$ 3879 NZD pp
Lower Deck Cabin. From
4 lower-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Upper Deck Cabin. From

$ 4099 NZD pp
Upper Deck Cabin. From
6 upper-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Lower Deck Cabin. From

$ 3879 NZD pp
Lower Deck Cabin. From
4 lower-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Upper Deck Cabin. From

$ 4099 NZD pp
Upper Deck Cabin. From
6 upper-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Lower Deck Cabin. From

$ 3879 NZD pp
Lower Deck Cabin. From
4 lower-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Upper Deck Cabin. From

$ 4099 NZD pp
Upper Deck Cabin. From
6 upper-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Lower Deck Cabin. From

$ 3779 NZD pp
Lower Deck Cabin. From
4 lower-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Upper Deck Cabin. From

$ 3999 NZD pp
Upper Deck Cabin. From
6 upper-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Lower Deck Cabin. From

$ 3879 NZD pp
Lower Deck Cabin. From
4 lower-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Upper Deck Cabin. From

$ 4099 NZD pp
Upper Deck Cabin. From
6 upper-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Lower Deck Cabin. From

$ 3879 NZD pp
Lower Deck Cabin. From
4 lower-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Upper Deck Cabin. From

$ 4099 NZD pp
Upper Deck Cabin. From
6 upper-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Lower Deck Cabin. From

$ 3999 NZD pp
Lower Deck Cabin. From
4 lower-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Upper Deck Cabin. From

$ 4219 NZD pp
Upper Deck Cabin. From
6 upper-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Lower Deck Cabin. From

$ 3879 NZD pp
Lower Deck Cabin. From
4 lower-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Upper Deck Cabin. From

$ 4099 NZD pp
Upper Deck Cabin. From
6 upper-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Lower Deck Cabin. From

$ 3999 NZD pp
Lower Deck Cabin. From
4 lower-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Upper Deck Cabin. From

$ 4219 NZD pp
Upper Deck Cabin. From
6 upper-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Lower Deck Cabin. From

$ 3999 NZD pp
Lower Deck Cabin. From
4 lower-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Upper Deck Cabin. From

$ 4219 NZD pp
Upper Deck Cabin. From
6 upper-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Lower Deck Cabin. From

$ 3779 NZD pp
Lower Deck Cabin. From
4 lower-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Upper Deck Cabin. From

$ 3999 NZD pp
Upper Deck Cabin. From
6 upper-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Lower Deck Cabin. From

$ 3879 NZD pp
Lower Deck Cabin. From
4 lower-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Upper Deck Cabin. From

$ 4099 NZD pp
Upper Deck Cabin. From
6 upper-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Lower Deck Cabin. From

$ 3879 NZD pp
Lower Deck Cabin. From
4 lower-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Upper Deck Cabin. From

$ 4099 NZD pp
Upper Deck Cabin. From
6 upper-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Lower Deck Cabin. From

$ 3879 NZD pp
Lower Deck Cabin. From
4 lower-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Upper Deck Cabin. From

$ 4099 NZD pp
Upper Deck Cabin. From
6 upper-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Lower Deck Cabin. From

$ 3779 NZD pp
Lower Deck Cabin. From
4 lower-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Upper Deck Cabin. From

$ 3999 NZD pp
Upper Deck Cabin. From
6 upper-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Lower Deck Cabin. From

$ 3779 NZD pp
Lower Deck Cabin. From
4 lower-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Upper Deck Cabin. From

$ 3999 NZD pp
Upper Deck Cabin. From
6 upper-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Lower Deck Cabin. From

$ 3779 NZD pp
Lower Deck Cabin. From
4 lower-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Upper Deck Cabin. From

$ 3999 NZD pp
Upper Deck Cabin. From
6 upper-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Lower Deck Cabin. From

$ 3779 NZD pp
Lower Deck Cabin. From
4 lower-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Upper Deck Cabin. From

$ 3999 NZD pp
Upper Deck Cabin. From
6 upper-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Lower Deck Cabin. From

$ 3879 NZD pp
Lower Deck Cabin. From
4 lower-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Upper Deck Cabin. From

$ 4099 NZD pp
Upper Deck Cabin. From
6 upper-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Lower Deck Cabin. From

$ 3879 NZD pp
Lower Deck Cabin. From
4 lower-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Upper Deck Cabin. From

$ 4099 NZD pp
Upper Deck Cabin. From
6 upper-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Lower Deck Cabin. From

$ 3879 NZD pp
Lower Deck Cabin. From
4 lower-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Upper Deck Cabin. From

$ 4099 NZD pp
Upper Deck Cabin. From
6 upper-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Lower Deck Cabin. From

$ 3999 NZD pp
Lower Deck Cabin. From
4 lower-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Upper Deck Cabin. From

$ 4219 NZD pp
Upper Deck Cabin. From
6 upper-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Additional charges:

Galapagos Entrance Fee: 120 USD pp

Monserrat

Vessel Type: Small Ship

Passenger Capacity: 20

With plenty of room to move about and the best passenger-to-guide ratio in our fleet, the Monserrat is value incarnate. Comfortable cabins and common areas, roomy outdoor spaces, and a CEO Naturalist Guide for every ten travellers make for a top-notch blend of comfort, service, and, on the top deck, sun worship.

Cabins:

6 upper-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds. 4 lower-deck double-occupancy cabins with twin and double beds.

Boat layout:

Spacious main deck. Lounge, bar and dining room. Large forward sundeck with lounge chairs. Observation deck with out door bar.

Crew:

With eleven dedicated crew members and a pair of CEO Naturalist Guides familiar with the local flora and fauna and certified by the Galápagos National Park Service, there’s always someone available to answer your questions.

Amenities:

Snorkelling equipment, wetsuits and beach towels included at no extra charge. Fresh and tasty local and international cuisine served onboard.

Cabin layout for Monserrat

Optional tours and excursions are available, please contact us for more details.

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