Discover Galapagos - A travel guide to Galapagos cruises, tours, boats and yacht charters

Galapagos Islands tours - fun for the whole family!

A travel guide to Galapagos tours, boats, cruises & yacht charters

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Galapagos Family Trips, Travel Vacations, Holidays, Reunions
& Family Adventures


Galapagos family vacation, you can underscore the time spent with your family with remarkable vistas and unforgettable journeys. Take your family on a Galapagos family cruise and spend time under the sun on one of our luxurious cruise liners; or go on an adventure in the islands during your Galapagos family holiday which will never be forgotten.

If a Galapagos family holiday is something that is piquing your interest, take a look at everything that the Galapagos has to offer during your Galapagos family trip! Tour the islands during the day and spend the even in a luxurious hotel resort or the cabin on your liner during your Galapagos family cruise.

A Galapagos family vacation isn’t something that is out of reach. Just take a look at what the islands has to offer and realize that a Galapagos family trip is something that is not only attainable, but an obligation to you and your family!

Jeff Waugh, our CEO & Director of Operations will provide his insight and assist with your reservations. He and his wife have traveled with their children to South America many times since Evan (now 21) was 5 years old.

Be sure to check for any special discounts on our Galapagos Cruises and Tours page! In addition to any of our published discounts, please ask for a special "family discount" with your inquiry and we will see what we are able to do for you!

We're also happy to provide you with a proposed itinerary and quote for your family adventure vacation. Please contact us for more information.

Family Vacations & Adventures
Evan's Ecuador

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Family Notebook

The Family Notebook provides information on our special discounts and recommended boats and accommodation to help you plan a safe and affordable adventure with your Galapagos family vacation. You may wish to consider the following possibilities for your family adventure.

Enjoying the sea lions and beach at Gardner Bay, Espanola Island, Galapagos,
Enjoying the sea lions and beach at Gardner Bay, Espanola Island, Galapagos,
during a family cruise departure on the Eric, Letty & Flamingo

Galapagos Legend
Hiking, Swimming, Snorkelling, Wildlife Viewing & Photography. Snorkelling gear included. Wetsuits available for rent.
Galapagos Legend family cruise...

You can enjoy this paradise with your family, navigating in a 100 passenger, deluxe, fully air conditioned Galapagos cruise ship. The Galapagos Legend has all the amenities of a cruise liner yet it's small enough for that intimate experience with nature that brings you to the Galapagos Islands. Guests can benefit from the added comfort of extra space in our fully carpeted luxurious cabins. All with ocean views (except inside cabins) , wardrobes, and private facilities offering hot and cold water, hair dryer, safe deposit boxes and other amenities.

The Galapagos Legend cruise ship offers triple cabins suitable for families and a 25% discount for children under 12 or for the third person in a triple.

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Hiking, Swimming, Snorkelling, Kayaking, Wildlife Viewing & Photography. Snorkelling gear and wetsuits included.
Eclipse family cruise...

Discover Galapagos on board the finest small ship available. The 48 passenger Eclipse allows the more discerning traveler to experience one of the world’s greatest natural treasures in the comfort of an elegant and unique cruise and expedition vessel. The Eclipse offers unparalleled levels of comfort and service and was designed to meet the exacting demands of a luxury cruise. In designing her layout we chose to compromise on cabin numbers in order to provide our passengers with unrivalled cabin space and ample social areas. The Eclipse is unique in offering the generous accommodation of a larger vessel, while preserving the atmosphere and exclusivity of a smaller yacht.

Deluxe Staterooms are available as a triple with one child under 12. Children under 12 receive a 25% discount (some departures excluded). Children under 10 are not allowed on board except on specific family departures.

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Eric, Letty & Flamingo
Hiking, Swimming, Snorkelling, Kayaking, Wildlife Viewing & Photography. Snorkelling gear and wetsuits included.
Eric, Letty & Flamingo family cruise...

The Eric, Flamingo and Letty were custom-designed exclusively for cruising the Galapagos Islands. Built in 1990 to 1994, our signature fleet of three identical 83-foot 20-passenger motor yachts offers deluxe accommodation for your Galapagos experience. Accommodations aboard the Eric, Letty & Flamingo include ten double outside cabins located on three decks, each with large private bathroom and fresh, hot and cold-water shower. Cabins are furnished with two twin lower beds or one double bed, roomy closet, drawers and overhead storage, plus separate climate controls and intercom system. The three sister yachts feature ample public areas; dining room, well-stocked bar, comfortable conference area, with television, VCR and air conditioning throughout. Large picture windows surround the upper two decks for panoramic viewing. Sun deck lounge chairs and observation areas invite you to catch the ocean breezes.

Family departures offered on some dates. Triple cabins are available. Children under 12 receive a 25% discount and children 12-14 receive a 15% discount on the double occupancy rates.

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Hiking, Swimming, Snorkelling, Kayaking, Wildlife Viewing & Photography. Snorkelling gear and wetsuits available for rent.
Beluga family cruise...

The Beluga is a superior first class, 110 foot, exquisitely designed, steel-hulled motor vessel that is an excellent choice for your Galapagos cruise. Embark upon our very spacious and comfortable “Superior First Class” motor yacht. With panoramic windows in the salon and great deck space, Beluga is a fantastic way to cruise the Galapagos Islands in speed and style. Equipped with the most modern safety systems, Beluga accommodates 16 passengers in 8 double cabins (6 lower/lower berths and 2 with matrimonial beds) Cabin #1 has three beds two lower and one upper bed.   Each cabin has their own private bathroom equipped with hot & cold water showers.  Beluga is fully air conditioned,  has spacious social   areas with all the comforts and facilities of a superior first class motor yacht ; panoramic windows in the salon / dining area.

The Beluga offers children under 12 a 30% discount (one child per adult) and has one triple cabin.

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Teenager with marine iguanas at Punta Espinosa, Fernanadina Island, Galapagos
Teenager with marine iguanas at Punta Espinosa, Fernanadina Island, Galapagos
during a family cruise on the Beluga


Finch Bay Hotel Resort
Hiking, Swimming, Snorkelling, Kayaking, Mountain Biking, SCUBA and Wildlife Viewing & Photography.
Snorkelling gear and wetsuits available for rent.
Finch Bay Hotel Resort...

Experience the Galapagos of your dreams in this in-depth Galapagos Adventure that puts you in close contact with the natural world, while enjoying a relaxing stay at the Finch Bay Hotel on Santa Cruz Island. Whether your interests lie in observing the natural wildlife of the Galapagos, enjoying world-class diving, mountain biking, exploring lava fields, relaxing on the beach, or a bit of everything, your stay at the Finch Bay Hotel offers you the freedom to select the activities of your choice: Hike to Tortuga Bay, Swim, Snorkel, Enjoy the sun at the beach or the pool side,  Photograph and observe the wildlife, Stroll around the village of Puerto Ayora, Enjoy day cruises to nearby islands, Visit the Charles Darwin Research Station, World-class scuba diving , Adventure mountain biking , Stargazing and much more.

Children under 12 receive a 25% discount when in the same room with two adults.

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Kayaking near the Finch Bay Hotel Resort
Kayaking near the Finch Bay Hotel Resort

Family Travel Packages

We're also happy to provide you with a proposed itinerary and quote for your family travel adventure including airport transfers, hotel accommodation and tours in and from Quito. We also offer extensions into the Amazon and to Cusco & Machu Picchu.

Amazon Family Adventures

Please contact us for more information.

Additional information to help you plan your family vacation...

Galapagos Cruises and Tours
SCUBA Diving Cruises



Frequently Asked Questions
Galapagos Map
A Brief Introduction
What to Bring
Travel Insurance

Hotels in Quito & Guayaquil


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


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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