The beautiful Alya luxury catamaran offers year-round small-ship cruises in the Galapagos Islands. Social areas are tastefully decorated with inspiration taken from the Galapagos Islands, to truly immerse yourself in the stunning surroundings. The large indoor lounge and fully-stocked bar is the perfect place to catch-up with new friends after a day of adventuring, or why not enjoy a drink while relaxing in the jacuzzi located on the sundeck, which also has comfortable loungers. The onboard chef will prepare a variety of delicious fare of local and international cuisine. Breakfast and lunch are served buffet style and dinner is table service with a choice of thoughtfully created dishes. Special dietary requirements can be catered to with advance notice.
The Alya catamaran has 9 comfortable cabins featuring modern amenities and comforts in your home away from home. All staterooms feature ocean views, private en-suite bathrooms, luxury toiletries, safety deposit box and charging ports. Most cabins also have a private balcony for added relaxation.
The Alya offers a choice of 4 different itineraries exploring the best areas of the Galapagos Islands. Days are filled with exploration, getting up close with the curious Galapagos wildlife including penguins, turtles, sea lions and a variety of extraordinary birds. Activities include hiking to stunning viewpoints, snorkeling, panga rides, kayaking and stand-up paddleboarding.
The experienced crew and knowledgeable naturalist guide will help to create a trip of a lifetime. Call us or book online today to reserve your space aboard the Alya luxury catamaran.
Choose your departure date adventure cruise | snorkelling only
Included: VAT, Fuel Surcharge, Port Fees, Airport Transfer, Drinking Water, Soft drinks, Tea & Coffee, Welcome Cocktails, Full-Board Meal Plan (All meals), Snacks, Special Dinner, Kayaks, Land Excursions, Naturalist Guide, Snorkel Gear, Snorkeling Guide, Stand Up Paddleboard, Beach Towels, Cabin Towels, Complimentary Toiletries, Deck Towels.
Required Extras: National Park Fees (100 USD per trip), Local Flights.
Optional Extras: Domestic Flight Non-Issuance Fee (60 USD per trip), Gratuities, Hotel Transfer, Alcoholic Beverages, Wine with Dinner.
Book now, pay later: You can easily place your booking online. We will then hold the spaces for you and you can confirm with a payment later.
* Extra fees are shown per person.
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Food & Drinks
If you have any specific dietary requirements whilst on-board your cruise, you can add this to your special requests on step 2 of the booking form. We advise limiting these requests to religious beliefs or food allergies.
The crew speaks English, German, French, and Spanish.
Drawings & Vessel Layouts
- Year built 2017
- Year renovated 2019
- Length 31.5 m
- Deck area 23.8 m2
- Beam 12.50 m
- Top speed 12 knots
- Cruising speed 10 knots
- Engines 2
- Max guests 16
- Number of cabins 9
- Number of bathrooms 10
- Freshwater maker yes
Boat Navigation and Safety
- 10.0 Exceptional
- 3 Verified Reviews
- Vessel 10.0
- Crew 10.0
- Food 10.0
- Activities 10.0
- Value 10.0
We packed in a lot of great experiences, hikes guided by a knowledgeable and entertaining naturalist, snorkles, while meeting good new friends and eating great food.
Getting up close to sea lions, iguanas and rare birds.
- Recommended for
- Immaculate ship, excellent service and a varied and interesting itinerary.
Better than expected
Being so close to wildlife, very exclusive experience, high quality of the boat with a highly professional crew and guide, amazing and diverse landscape.
- Recommended for
- Itinerary, crew and guide, atmosphere