Astrea, Galapagos


Join the Astrea yacht or an unforgettable small ship cruise in the Galapagos Islands. The Astrea liveaboard caters to just 16 guests ensuring a more personalized service. Guest accommodation includes 8 en-suite cabins with hot & cold water showers, AC and a choice of 1 Master, 4 Upper Deck and 3 Lower Deck cabins. Social areas include the spacious air-conditioned lounge with library, table games and TV, indoor-dining area with ample seating for 16 guests where an array of freshly prepared dishes are served and a large sun-deck perfect for relaxing and enjoying the stunning views.

Galapagos cruises aboard the Astrea yacht offer a choice of two 8-day itineraries. The 'Tower' itinerary explores the central, southern and northern Galapagos islands, with the 2 main highlights being Hood and Tower Islands. The 'Fernandina' itinerary focuses on the central and Western Islands, with visits to Fernandina Island and Western Isabela. Highlights on both tours include marine iguanas, sea lions, boobies and activities include walking, hiking, swimming, snorkeling and bird watching. Each itinerary is unique and led by an experienced naturalist guide. For a more comprehensive experience of the Galapagos Islands why not combine both tours back-to-back?

Call us or book online today to reserve your space aboard the Astrea yacht for a small ship Galapagos cruise.

Choose your departure date adventure cruise | snorkelling only


Included: VAT, Accommodation, Complimentary toiletries, All meals, Towels Provided, Naturalist Guide, Snorkel Gear

Excluded: Flights to and from Galapagos, Galapagos National Park entrance fee, Migratory card fee, any extra beverages on board (anything in a bottle), wetsuit rental, tips, personal expense.

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.

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Boat features

  • Leisure Deck
  • Shaded diving deck
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Audio & video entertainment
  • Library
  • Air Conditioned saloon
  • Aircon Cabins
  • Sun Deck
  • Indoor Saloon
  • Non-Diver (Snorkeler) Friendly
  • Warm Water Showers
  • Separate rinse for u/w camera
  • Camera room with table and charging point
  • Charging stations
  • En-Suite bathrooms

Food & Drinks

  • Local Food
  • Vegetarian Options
  • Buffet style
  • Beer available
  • Vegan Options

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.

Languages Spoken

The crew speaks English and Spanish.

Drawings & Vessel Layouts

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Boat Specifications

  • Year built 1998
  • Year renovated 2016
  • Length 27m
  • Beam 5.5m
  • Top speed 8 knots
  • Engines 2 Engines Caterpillar with 250 HP
  • Max guests 16
  • Number of cabins 8
  • Number of bathrooms 8
  • Water capacity Capacity for 8000 l Sweetwater
  • Fuel capacity 8000 liter

Boat Navigation and Safety

  • Radar
  • Depth Sounder
  • GPS
  • Radio VHF/DSC/SSB
  • E.P.I.R.B. Distress System
  • Emergency Rafts
  • Life Vests
  • Fire Alarm & Fire Extinguishers
  • Oxygen
  • First Aid Kits
  • Satellite & mobile phones
  • Bilge pump alarm
  • Search light
  • Engine room CCTV
  • Crew trained in first aid
  • Emergency flares

Astrea Reviews

  • 8.4 Very good
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