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Galapagos Cruises and Tours

Evolution

Our vision for this yacht is to give our clients the feeling of going on board a vessel that brings back memories of travels to far away and exotic lands.

Galapagos cruise aboard the Evolution

 

The Evolution is a 192 ft /58 m. L.O.A. Cruise Ship that accommodates up to 32 passengers in 16 cabins, twin or double and 3 suites. Outfitted for individual passengers or charters, family departures and departures for the more active groups, she offers a mix of beautifully furnished salons, open decks and private areas for those looking for a close experience with the surrounding environment.

Enjoy your Galapagos cruise aboard the Evolution
Salon
Comfortable, safe and fun!
Library

This vessel preserves the smaller boat atmosphere and attention to detail we pride ourselves in having on all our boats, with features such as an al-fresco dining area for all 32 passengers, a library/video room. Additionally, the yacht has such amenities as a small hot pool & bar, sunning deck, outside social/observation under a canopied roof deck & bar, air renewal system, boutique and infirmary with a MD on board at all times.

Galapagos cruise aboard the Evolution

 

Rates

2017 Rates
All rates are in US dollars, per person and subject to change at any time

 

Evolution
SINGLE SUPPLEMENT on suites add 75%
SINGLE SUPPLEMENT on others add 50%
Shared cabins may be available 

Children under 15 receive a 15% discount*
*Christmas, New Years and Easter & Fall excluded
Jan 1 - Aug 26
& Dec 11-31
Fall Season
Aug 27-Dec 10
No child discounts
Master Suite
Bridge / Albatros deck A1
$7120 $5700
Suites 
Bridge / Albatros deck
A2 and A3
$650 $5320
Premium
Main / Cormorant C 1, 2, 3 & 5-9
$6140 $4910
Premium 
Main / Cormorant C
4
$5780 $4620
Deluxe
Lower / Dolphin D1-D4
$5780 $4620
Charter $172,680 $152,060

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Amenities & Services

- Air Renewal System
- Air conditioning throughout
- CD / VHS
- 2 sundecks, 2 bars, library, saloon, boutique
- infirmary with MD on board
- small pool
- reception area
- al fresco and inside dining
- snorkeling equipment
- kayaks

Galapagos Islands cruise and tour aboard the Evolution

Itinerary

Itinerary # 1: In the Steps of Pirates & Darwin

Day 1: Saturday
Morning: Arrive Baltra Island
Afternoon: Bartolome Island: Pinnacle Rock & Overlook (WH, SN)
Day 2: Sunday
Morning: Isabela Island: Punta Vicente Roca (PR, SN)
Afternoon: Fernandina Island: Punta Espinosa (WH)
Day 3: Monday
Morning: Isabela (Albemarle) Island: Urbina Bay (WH, Swimming)
Afternoon: Isabela (Albemarle) Island: Elizabeth Bay (PR, SN)
Day 4: Tuesday
Morning: Isabela (Albemarle) Island: Puerto Villamil (WH)
Afternoon: Isabela (Albemarle) Island: Volcan Sierra Negra (HR, WH)
Day 5: Wednesday
Morning: Santa Cruz (Indefatigable) Island: Charles Darwin Research Station (WH)
Afternoon: Santa Cruz: Highlands Tortoise Reserve (WH)
Day 6: Thursday
Morning: Floreana: Mirador Baronesa (WH)
Afternoon: Floreana: Post Office Bay (WH, SN)
Day 7: Friday
Morning: Hood (Española) Island: Punta Suarez (WH)
Afternoon: Hood: Gardner Bay (WH, SN, KY)
Day 8: Saturday
Morning: San Cristobal Island: Interpretation Center (WH)
Late Morning: San Cristobal Island: Depart for Mainland Ecuador

SN = Snorkeling : KY = Kayaking : PR = Panga (Dinghy) Ride : WH = Walk or Soft Hike : HR = Horseback Riding

Itinerary # 2: Footsteps Back In Time

Day 1: Saturday
Morning: Arrive San Cristobal Island
Afternoon: San Cristobal: Playa Ochoa & Kicker Rock (WH, SN)
Day 2: Sunday
Morning: South Plazas Island & Punta Carrion (Santa Cruz): (WH, SN, KY)
Afternoon: Daphne Island (PR)
Day 3: Monday
Morning: Sombrero Chino Islet (WH, SN)
Afternoon: Santiago Island: James Bay (WH, SN)
Day 4: Tuesday
Morning: Tower Island: Prince Phillip’s Steps (PR, WH, SN, KY)
Afternoon: Tower Island: Darwin Bay Beach (WH)
Day 5: Wednesday
Morning: Santiago Island: Playa Espumilla or Caleta Bucanero (WH, SN)
Afternoon: Rabida (Jervis) Island (WH, SN)
Day 6: Thursday
Morning: North Seymour Island (WH, SN)
Afternoon: Santa Cruz Island: Bachas Beach (WH, SN)
Day 7: Friday
Morning: Santa Cruz Island: Charles Darwin Research Station (WH)
Afternoon: Santa Cruz Island: Highlands Tortoise Reserve (WH)
Day 8: Saturday
Morning: Santa Cruz Island: Black Turtle Cove (PR)
Late Morning: Baltra Island: Depart for Mainland Ecuador

SN = Snorkeling : KY = Kayaking : PR = Panga (Dinghy) Ride : WH = Walk or Soft Hike : HR = Horseback Riding

IMPORTANT NOTE ON ITINERARIES: Itineraries are subject to change without notice for various factors including but not limited to: safety, weather, mechanical breakdown, unforeseen emergencies, and the discretion of the Captain, Guide and the Galapagos National Park.

Deck Plan

 Evolution Deck A & B Plan

Evolution Deck B & C Plan

 

Specifications
Type Cruise Ship / Expedition Vessel
L.O.A. 192 feet / 58.5 meters
Beam 29 feet / 8.9 meters
Draft 10.5 feet / 3.2 meters
Engines Caterpillar 3512 T1TA 1300hp
Generators

Northern Lights 150 KVA

Builder Kanasashi Shipyard
Speed 10 / 12 knots
Accommodations

16 cabins for up to 32 passengers with private facilities

     3 Suites on the boat deck
     9 Cabins on the main deck
     4 Cabins on the lower deck

Crew 18 plus up to 2 naturalists guides & 1 tour leader
Communication Equipment SAT Phone / UHF / VHF radios
Electricity

110 volts

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PRE-TRIP PLANNING

Frequently Asked Questions
Galapagos Map
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What to Bring
Travel Insurance

Hotels in Quito & Guayaquil

GALAPAGOS GUIDED TOUR

The Galapagos Archipelago
Baltra (Arrival)
Santa Cruz - Caleta Tortuga Negra
San Salvador - Sullivan Bay
Bartolome
Tower
San Salvador - James Bay
Fernandina - Punta Espinoza
Isabela - Tagus Cove
Isabela - Urvina Bay
Isabela - Elizabeth Bay
Santa Cruz - CDRS and Highlands
Floreana
Hood Island - Punta Saurez
Hood Island - Gardner Bay
Santa Fe
Plazas
Baltra (Departure)

FAMILY TRAVEL

Family Travel Planner
Adventures of Little Miss Chievous
Evan's Ecuador, Peru & Bolivia 2000
Evan's Ecuador 1998

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Evan with Galapagos Tortoise

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Marine Iguana

 

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