Cruise the Galapagos aboard Xavier yacht, complete with all necessary comforts, including outside decks for relaxing, a dining room and a bar. Cabins include private bathroom with shower, hot water and air-conditioning, includes a certified naturalist guide, ensuring you are in good hands both onboard and on land.

Features 8 double cabins with private bathrooms, living room, dining room, bar, sundeck.

 

Specifications

  • Year of construction: 1998
  • Type: Mid-range Motor Yacht
  • Length: 86 feet (25 m)
  • Beam: 24 feet (7 m)
  • Capacity: 16 Passengers
  • Accommodation: 7 double cabins , 2 singles each with: private bathroom, hotwater, air conditioner.
  • Main Engines: 2 Detroit Diesel 8v71
  • Max Speed: 12 knots
  • Crew: 8 members
  • Safety & Navigation: 2 motor boats for 15 people each, 2 lifeboat equipment for 15 people each.

Itineraries: Xavier

 

Galapagos Islands - cruises and tours

Itinerary 8D / 7N Cruises (A)

Sun. AM San Cristobal Island
PM Lobos Island
Mon. AM Seymour Norte
PM Mosquera Island
Tue. AM Bahia Sullivan/Santiago
PM Bartolome
Wed. AM Charles Darwin Station
PM Parte Alta
Thu. AM Rabida Island
PM Bachas Island
Fri. AM Punta Cormorant
PM Post Office
Sat. AM Punta Suarez
PM Bahia Gardner
Sun. AM Interpretation Center/San Cristobal

Itinerary 8D / 7N Cruises (B)

Sun. AM San Cristobal Island
PM El Junco Island
Mon. AM Punta Pitt
PM Kicker Rock San Cristobal
Tue. AM Playa Espumilla
PM Caleta Bucanero Santiago
Wed. AM Charles Darwin Research Station
PM Parte Alta
Thu. AM Sombrero Chino
PM Caleta Tortuga Negra
Fri. AM Cerro Dragon / Santa Cruz Islandy
PM Daphne
Sat. AM Plazas
PM Santa Fe
Sun. AM Interpretation Center / San Cristobal

Itinerary 8D / 7N Cruises (C)

Wed. AM Arrival at Baltra Island
PM Charles Darwin Research Station, Santa Cruz Island
Thu. AM Rabida Island
PM Bachas Beach
Fri. AM Post Office
PM Punta Cormorant
Sat. AM Punta Suarez 
PM Bahia Gardner
Sun. AM Interpretation Centre
PM El Junco, San Cristobal Island
Mon. AM Punta Pitt 
PM Kicker Rock, San Cristobal Island
Tue. AM Playa Espumilla, Santiago Island
PM Caleta Bucanero, Santiago Island
Wed. AM Parte Alta
Airport, Baltra Island

Itinerary 8D / 7N Cruises (D)

Wed. AM Arrival at Baltra Island
PM Charles Darwin Research Station
Thu. AM Chinese Hat
PM Black Turtle Cove
Fri. AM Dragon Hil, Santa Cruz Island
PM Daphne
Sat. AM Plazas
PM Santa Fe Island
Sun. AM Interpretation Center 
PM Lobos Island / San Cristobal Island
Mon. AM North Seymour
PM Mosquera Island
Tue. AM Bahia Sullivan / Santiago Island
PM Bartolome Island
Wed. AM Parte Alta
Airport, Baltra Island

Itinerary 5D / 4N Cruises (A)

Wed. AM Arrival at Baltra Island
PM Charles Darwin Research Station
Thu. AM Rabida Island
PM Bachas Beach
Fri. AM Post Office
PM Punta Cormorant
Sat. AM Punta Suarez
PM Bahia Gardner
Sun. AM Interpretation Center / San Cristobal Island

Itinerary 5D / 4N Cruises (B)

Wed. AM Arrival at Baltra Island
PM Charles Darwin Research Station
Thu. AM Chinese Hat
PM Black Turtle Cove
Fri. AM Dragon Hill, Santa Cruz Island
PM Daphne
Sat. AM Plazas
PM Santa Fe Island
Sun. AM Interpretation Center / San Cristobal Island

Itinerary 4D / 3N Cruises (A)

Sun. AM San Cristobal Island
PM Lobos Island
Mon. AM North Seymour Island
PM Mosquera Island
Tue. AM Bahia Sullivan / Santiago Island
PM Bartolome Island
Wed. AM Charles Darwin Research Station
Airport, Baltra Island

Itinerary 4D / 3N Cruises (B)

Sun. AM Arrival at San Cristobal Island
PM El Junco Island
Mon. AM Punta Pitt
PM Kicker Rock San Cristobal Island
Tue. AM Playa Espumilla
PM Buccaneer Cove, Santiago Island
Wed. AM Charles Darwin Research Station
Airport, Baltra Island

Rates 2017

Xavier Yacht 16 pax
Low Season January 1 - Feb 29/Aug 15 - Oct 31 / Dec 1 - Dec 14
Duration Lower Twin Upper Twin
4D/3N 2149 USD 2349 USD
5D/4N 2649 USD 2849 USD
8D/7N 4049 USD 4299 USD
Mid Season March 1 - June 14 / Nov 1 - Nov 30
Duration Lower Twin Upper Twin
4D/3N 2199 USD 2399 USD
5D/4N 2699 USD 2899 USD
8D/7N 4049 USD 4399 USD
High Season June 15 - Aug 14 / Dec 15 - Dec 31
Duration Lower Twin Upper Twin
4D/3N 2249 USD 2449 USD
5D/4N 2749 USD 2949 USD
8D/7N 4149 USD 4399 USD

Rates include:

  • All meals
  • Transfers in the islands
  • All shore excursions with an English speaking naturalist guide
  • All soft drinks and juices on board
  • Complimentary use of snorkeling equipment and of wet suits

Not included:

  • $100 Galapagos National Park entrance fee2Airfare from mainland Ecuador
  • Premium liquor, beer and cocktails on boar
  • Gratuities
  • Cancellation/medical insurance
  • Fuel Surcharge
  • $10 Transit Control Card