• Horizon

Horizon: A 16 passenger luxury trimaran

Days: 8, 5 & 4 | From: $4,145/per person

One of the newest offerings in the Galapagos, this trimaran offers greater stability than a double-hull vessel. With private balconies off every spacious cabin, the Horizon provides a high-quality, intimate experience with alfresco dining, an outdoor jacuzzi, and an indoor lounge area. Excursion options include hiking, snorkeling, and kayaking. All excursions are led by a top-quality bilingual naturalist guide.

  • Regular departures throughout the year
  • Available for private charter
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Vessel Information

Accommodations

Cabin Information 

  • 4 Main Deck Cabins: 312-344 sq. ft., located on the Main Deck, matrimonial or twin beds, 2 feature a sofa bed for optional triple occupancy (subject to availability), picture windows, private balcony.
  • 4 Upper Deck Cabins: 312 sq, ft., located on the Upper Deck, matrimonial bed, picture windows, private balcony.
  • All cabins have private bathrooms, private balconies, individual climate controls, and ample storage space for clothing and luggage.

Groups & Charters: This yacht is also available for private charter or for small groups of friends or family. Its 8 cabins can accommodate up to 16 people. Inquire for more details.

Available Activities (Depending On Itinerary)

  • Hiking
  • Snorkeling
  • Zodiac Rides
  • Kayaking

Yacht Specifications

  • Construction: completed in 2018
  • Length: 125 ft (38 m)
  • Beam: 43 ft (13 m)
  • Draft: 6.2 ft (1.9 m)
  • Gross tonnage: 540 tons
  • Type: Power Motor trimaran
  • Engines: 2 x SCANIA Diesel Engines DI13 070M 550HP @ 1800RPM
  • Speed: 11 knots
  • Crew: Captain, Bilingual Galapagos National Park Naturalist Guide, Cruise Director, and 9 other crew (First Mate, Second Mate, Chef, Sous Chef, Engineer, Assistant Engineer, Barman, Housekeeper)

Itineraries & Pricing

Itinerary A (8 days)

Saturday
Arrive to San Cristobal / Interpretation Center

Sunday
San Cristobal: Pitt Point / Witch Hill, Kicker Rock

Monday
Española: Suarez Point / Gardener Bay, Osborn Islet

Tuesday
Bachas Beach (Santa Cruz) / Bartholomew Island

Wednesday
Rabida Island / Egas Port (Santiago)

Thursday
Genovesa: El Barranco / Darwin Bay

Friday
Mosquera Islet / Highlands, Tortoise Breeding Center (Santa Cruz)

Saturday
North Seymour Island / Return to Mainland

Itinerary B (8 days)

Saturday
Arrive to Baltra / Sullivan Bay (Santiago)

Sunday
Vicente Roca Point (Isabela) / Espinosa Point (Ferdandina)

Monday
Isabela: Tagus Cove / Urbina Bay

Tuesday
Isabela: Elizabeth Bay / Moreno Point

Wednesday
Santa Cruz: Tortoise Breeding Center / Highlands

Thursday
Floreana: Post Office Bay, Devil’s Crown / Cormorant Point

Friday
Santa Fe Island / Lobos Island (San Cristobal)

Saturday
Tortoise Breeding Center (San Cristobal / Return to Mainland

Itinerary A (5 days)

Tuesday
Arrive to Baltra / Bartholomew

Wednesday
Rábida / Egas Port (Santiago)

Thursday
Genovesa: El Barranco / Darwin Bay

Friday
Mosquera Islet / Highlands (Santa Cruz)

Saturday
North Seymour / Return to Mainland

Itinerary A (4 days)

Saturday
Arrive to San Cristóbal / Interpretation Center

Sunday
San Cristóbal: Pitt Point / Witch Hill, Kicker Rock

Monday
Española: Suarez Point / Gardner Bay, Gardner Islet

Tuesday
Bachas (Santa Cruz) / Return to Mainland

Questions?

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The itineraries displayed here are only summaries. Our travel specialists will help you select the best cruise based on your interests, timing, and budget.

Pricing

Trip length: 8, 5, and 4-day itineraries

Max number of passengers: 16, in 8 cabins

Prices 2024:

Included: All meals, guides & activities, soft drinks, juice, coffee and tea, use of snorkeling equipment, wetsuits, & kayaks

Not included: Park fees (about $120 per person), Galapagos airfare (about $600 per person), gratuities

4 day cruise: $4,145 per person

5 day cruise: $5,845 per person

8 day cruise: $9,345 per person

Children 11 years old and under receive a 10% discount

Single Supplement 80%

Christmas & New Year Supplement: please contact us for details

Charters: from $58,450 (4 day), $82,450 (5 day), $126,450 (8 days)

Reviews from this trip

5 stars
  • Horizon was a treat to be on. Loved the accommodation, the food and the service.
    P. N.
  • Onboard the Horizon and on the islands of the Galapagos, Fabricio Moldonado was an excellent naturalist.
    Mitchell Stein

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