This yacht, built between 2007 and 2008, is a wonderful choice to experience the best combination of luxury and value and a fabulous Galapagos wildlife experience.

The yacht has 8 two-person cabins (a mixture of double cabins and twin cabins - no bunk beds!) with a maximum passenger load of 16 people. Each cabin features large windows to enjoy the fabulous landscapes of the Galapagos Islands, as well as private bathrooms and hot/cold water. The communal shared areas of the boat include luxurious and romantic features including a jacuzzi, bar area, a large spacious sun deck with both shaded and un-shaded areas, sun-loungers, and an al fresco dining area.

Odyssey Yacht Itineraries Map

Itinerary A: 6 Day Cruise (Southern + Eastern Islands) - from £3070pp

Departs every 14 days.

Day 1 (Tue) AM: Arrive in the Galapagos Islands / PM: Visit the Jacinto Gordillo Galapagos giant tortoise breeding centre on Colorado Hill on San Cristobal Island

Day 2 (Wed) AM: Admire incredible birdlife including Nazca boobies and blue-footed boobies on a walking trail at Suarez Point / PM: Spot playful sea lions on the paradise beach at Gardner Bay on Espanola Island

Day 3 (Thu) AM: Go snorkelling with sea lions and exotic fish at Devil's Crown and spot flamingos from a trail at Cormorant Point / PM: Discover the history of Post Office Bay on Floreana Island

Day 4 (Fri) AM: On Santa Fe island spot iguanas and other endemic animals at Barrington Bay / PM: Visit the wildlife haven of South Plaza Island

Day 5 (Sat) AM: Spot frigate birds and pelicans on an overland trail at North Seymour Island / PM: The stunning Bachas beach on Santa Cruz Island

Day 6 (Sun) AM: Watch Galapagos sea lions on a beach walk at Mosquera Islet / PM: Return to the Ecuador mainland

Itinerary B: 5 Day Cruise (Central + Northern Islands) - from £2490pp

Departs every 14 days.

Day 1 (Sun) AM: Arrive to start your Galapagos Odyssey cruise / PM: Climb Dragon Hill to spot flamingos and iguanas on Santa Cruz Island

Day 2 (Mon) AM: Meet the Galapagos sea lions on the beach at Rabida Island / PM: Visit the bizarre and unique volcanic landscape of Chinese Hat islet

Day 3 (Tue) AM: Journey inside the volcanic caldera of Genovesa Island to spot red-footed boobies in the mangroves of Darwin Bay / PM: Climb Prince Philip's Steps to admire the fabulous views and the wildlife of Genovesa Island

Day 4 (Wed) AM: Snorkel in the crystal clear waters around Pinnacle Rock before walking to the summit of Bartolome Island to admire the postcard view of the Galapagos Islands / PM: Visit the volcanic landscape of Sullivan bay on Santiago Island

Day 5 (Thu) AM: Spot Galapagos Giant Tortoises in the highlands of Santa Cruz Island / PM: Return to the Ecuador mainland

Itinerary C: 6 Day Cruise (Central + Western Islands) - from £3070pp

Departs every 14 days.

Day 1 (Thu) AM: Arrive in the Galapagos archipelago / PM: Visit the Charles Darwin Research Station on Santa Cruz Island

Day 2 (Fri) AM: At Tintoreras spot reef sharks and sea turtles before trekking the highlands of Isabela Island to visit the crater of Sierra Negra volcano / PM Visit the Arnaldo Tupiza Tortoise breeding centre and the wetlands of Isabela

Day 3 (Sat) AM: Explore the volcanic coast at Moreno Point by dinghy boat / PM: Spot marine iguanas and Galapagos penguins on a tour to the Marielas Islets and Elizabeth Bay

Day 4 (Sun) AM: At Espinoza Point on Fernandina Island spot the iconic flightless cormorant / PM: Overland trek at Tagus Cove to visit Darwin Lake

Day 5 (Mon) AM: Spot flamingos and turtles at Espumilla Beach on Santiago Island / PM: Galapagos fur seals and marine iguanas are among the wildlife you can see at Puerto Egas

Day 6 (Tue) AM: Visit Lobos Islet to observe the colony of sea lions / PM: Return to the Ecuador mainland

Extended Cruises: 10 Days / 11 Days / 15 Days

Odyssey YachtLonger cruises of 10 days (itinerary A+B or B+C), 11 days (itinerary C+A) or 15 days (A+B+C) are available by combining the various itineraries. If you would like a combined itinerary please contact us for further details and prices.

Detailed Itineraries: Please contact us for detailed itineraries of these or any of our other Galapagos cruises.

Options: These cruises can be booked by themselves, can include flights and services on the Ecuador mainland, or can be combined with any of our other holidays in South America.

Odyssey YachtPrices Include: The Galapagos cruise, all excursions with a naturalist guide, all food during the cruise including water, tea and coffee, the INGALA Galapagos Transit Control Card, transfers to/from the airport in the Galapagos, and 100% financial protection.

Prices are per person based on two people travelling together in a shared standard cabin and are subject to availability. Cabin upgrades / suite rooms are available for an additional cost. Single person supplement may apply.

Prices Do Not Include: The Galapagos National Park Entry Fee (payable on arrival in the Galapagos airport, currently US$100 although subject to change), flights to / from the Galapagos (see below), alcoholic drinks, tips and additional personal expenses during the cruise.

Go Andes ATOL LogoFlights to the Galapagos Islands - £500pp: Flights between the Galapagos Islands and the Ecuador mainland (either Guayaquil or Quito) when booked with us cost £500 per person (economy-class) and we can include these flights for you if required - just let us know. Any flight-inclusive package holiday booked through us would be ATOL-protected through our ATOL license. When you pay you will be supplied with an ATOL Certificate. Please ask for it and check to ensure that everything you booked (flights, hotels and other services) is listed on it. Please see our booking conditions for further information or for more information about financial protection and the ATOL Certificate go to:


  • Class: Superior
  • Vessel Name: Galapagos Odyssey (the formal registered name is M/Y Gran Natalia)
  • Type: Motor Yacht
  • Speed: 10 knots
  • Year of Construction: 2007-2008
  • Capacity: 16 passengers
  • Crew: 9 crew members and 1 multi-lingual naturalist guide
  • Cabins: 9 cabins with private bathrooms. 8 of the cabins are twin for 2 persons, 1 smaller cabin used as an individual cabin.
  • Social Areas / Services: Top-deck outdoor shaded lounging area and sun-lounge space, hot-tub / jacuzzi, outside bar, inside bar, lounge, dining area, small library containing books on the Galapagos Islands, TV and DVD-player, inflatable tandem kayaks for ocean excursions, 2 inflatable dinghies, 110v electricity, free tea, coffee and water.
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The Galapagos Odyssey Yacht is a luxurious vessel operating cruises in the Galapagos and its fine decor and excellent design and layout provide an excellent experience during your cruise. The yacht has four main decks, of which three are for passenger use, and features large cabins and a range of indoor and outdoor communal areas to enjoy.

Sun Deck

The large sun deck is located on the top deck of the Galapagos Odyssey Yacht and features both shaded and un-shaded lounger areas and the stunning outdoor hot tub / jacuzzi.

Odyssey Sun Deck

Upper Deck

The upper deck features four passenger cabins (including two larger suites) as well as a shaded outdoor lounge area.

Odyssey Upper Deck

Main Deck

The main deck contains the dining area and linge (where the daily briefings are held) as well as the indoor bar. Towards the rear of the yacht there is a reception area and landing area to transfer to/from the dinghy boats for the daily excursions and transfers to the islands. The main deck also contains four passenger cabins.

Odyssey Main Deck

Lower Deck

The lower deck features a passenger cabin (single) and the remainder of the deck is for the crew and includes the kitchen, engine room and crew cabins. The engine is located towards the rear of the yacht while the passenger cabins are located towards the front of the yacht to reduce engine noise as much as possible.

Odyssey Lower Deck
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Odyssey Yacht Lounge
Odyssey Yacht Lounge
Odyssey Dining Room
Odyssey Corridor
Odyssey Yacht Outdoor Dining Area
Odyssey Yacht Outdoor Dining Area
Odyssey Yacht Sun Terrace
Odyssey Yacht Sun Terrace
Odyssey Yacht Sun Terrace
Odyssey Yacht Shaded Sun Terrace
Odyssey Double Cabin
Odyssey Double Cabin
Odyssey Twin Cabin
Odyssey Twin Cabin
Odyssey Yacht Bathroom
Odyssey Yacht Bathroom