The Astrea (previous known as the Galaexplorer or Pingüino Explorer) is a unique cruise ship operating in the Galapagos Islands, because it offers both naturalist cruises and diving cruises! The GalaExplorer is the only ship allowed to make two types of tours: 8 days live-aboard diving cruise, and then the next 8 days of naturalist cruise touring the highlights of the archipelago.
Astrea yacht is a ship designed exclusively to offer the comfort and relaxation from the moment you start your trip. The boat has 2 motorized dive boats zodiac brand, platform diving and shower facilities with hot water after each trip, as well as personal lockers for your dive gear, camera table and rinse tank separately.
In its main deck air-conditioned restaurant includes a bar, lounge with TV, VCR, stereo, computer, library with movies, games, books, magazines, self-terrace with bar and shaded area and bathing area lazy sun, dining.
Class: Tourist Superior Class
Naturalist Cruise Includes:
Dive Cruise Includes:
Dive Cruise Not Included:
8 days Tuesday - Tuesday*
* Site with the astrisk are authorized to do activites on land.
The operator reserves the right to change the itinerary without warning due to weather conditions, National Park regulations or unforeseeable circumstances.