Isolated exploration at its best
Situated in the Pacific Ocean, the Galápagos Islands is a volcanic archipelago that is widely considered to be one of the world’s foremost cruise destinations for wildlife observation and bird watching. A province of Ecuador, the beautiful 13 major islands boast diverse landscapes, exceptional nature and breathtaking scenery. On a Galápagos Islands luxury cruise you can enjoy optimal up close and personal encounters with the marine creatures and other animals.
The isolated terrain of the Galápagos Islands provides shelter for a diversity of plant and animal species. Many of these species cannot be found anywhere else in the world. The pristine stretches of white sandy beaches are complimented with inviting turquoise blue, crystal clear waters and lush sheltered mangrove lagoons. From the imposing towering cliffs you can enjoy spectacular panoramic views.
Visit between June and October to observe the colonies of sea creatures in their natural habitat, during the favourable dry season. English naturalist, geologist and biologist Charles Darwin visited the islands in 1835, and it’s believed that his observation of Galápagos’ species later inspired his theory of evolution. On a luxury cruise to the Galápagos Islands you can explore the amazing and diverse endemic wildlife and volcanic landscapes, and make your own discoveries.