Galapagos Sea Star Journey

Where comfort and exclusiveness get together

We are very proud to introduce our Boutique Yacht Galapagos Sea Star Journey

Our yacht combines a contemporary design, privacy and comfort all within the marvelous setting of the Galapagos Islands. The Galapagos Sea Star Journey has a capacity of up to 16 passengers, featuring seven spacious Galapagos Suites – Matrimonial (approx. 25,2 m) and one Sea Star Suite (approx. 35,2 m) equipped with panoramic windows to enjoy the wonderful landscapes of the islands. These come with a private bathroom, hot/cold water, air conditioning (with independent controls), a minibar and TV. Twin beds (or one faux queen bed) and connected suites are available for families.

Local and International dishes – especially designed by our chef – are served in the cozy atmosphere of our dining room. Our yacht offers a large solarium with shaded and uncovered areas, two Jacuzzis and comfortable sun loungers. Social areas include a Saloon, mini-library and video library as well as a play zone for kids (during family departures). Snorkeling equipment and kayaks are available too without any extra charge.

Galapagos Sea Star Journey complies with local and international safety regulations. In addition, we implement sustainable practices throughout our journey to protect the fragile environment of the Galapagos archipelago.


The M/Y Sea Star Journey is a boutique yacht that offers a wide range of itineraries for those interested to visit the Galapagos Island and have exceptional experiences such as snorkeling, trekking, bird watching or just sightseeing the marvelous landscape and wildlife that only the Galapagos has. There are three main itineraries from 5 to 6 days, which can be combined and get larger options up to 15 days.

In this itinerary visitors will explore the southern islands such as Española, Floreana, Santa Fe and Seymour, just to mention some of them. This itinerary might be ideal for those interested in bird watching but also with the possibility of seeing many endemic species. In this journey travelers will be able to watch frigate birds, the Galapagos Hawk, the larger flamingo´s lagoon in the archipelago and more. Also these islands are ideal for relaxing, swimming in the crystalline waters and doing some snorkeling and kayaking.
Click here to download » - Itinerary A: 6D/5N

This itinerary offers explores the opportunity to have an overview of the volcanic formations, lava flows and lava cones in order to understand part of the origin of the Galapagos Islands. During this five (5) days you will not only see lunar-like craters or lava fields, but also you will be mesmerized by the sharks, blue footed boobies and many endemic wildlife as well as astonishing landscapes.

Click here to download » - Itinerary B: 5D/4N

This journey will give travelers a great overview of the islands. It has many trails and hikes ideal for those interested in discovering the unique and distinctive nature that every island contained. Also enjoying the views of many lookouts with magnificent sights as well as extraordinary lava fields, zodiac rides and endemic wildlife.

Click here to download » - Itinerary C: 6D/5N

If you want more of the Galapagos Islands, we can give you the option of combining two or more journeys such as:

» A+B – 10D / 9N

» B+C – 10D / 9N

» C+A – 11D / 10N

» A+B+C – 15D / 14N

» B+C+A – 15D / 14N

» C+A+B – 15D / 14N

Services On Board


All meals are included and served in an international style, combining natural and organic ingredients in order to offer a healthy gastronomic experience. In the case that some guest may require a special dish due to food allergies or restrictions, our chefs will be willing to adapt the menu to these requirements if it has been informed previous the trip.


Our certified naturalist guide are top ranked, speaks English and have wide experience and knowledge on the Galapagos Island topics such as wildlife, geology, marine life, biology, and more. At the end of every day, visitor will be able to share their daily experiences and receive the Guide´s briefing for the shore excursions of the next day.


On board the passenger will have unlimited water, tea and coffee service. Also, for an extra charge, a Bartender is available for cocktails and soft drinks. Do not forget to ask for our wine exclusive menu, ideal for the dinner or a special moment.


All excursions and activities are included. Zodiac rides, nature hikes, snorkeling and kayaking within the Galapagos National Park, all this activities are in company of an English speaking naturalist guide …

Technical specification

Class: Boutique Yacht (Superior first class) *    * Capacity: 16 Passengers
Cabins: 8 *    * Length overall: 42 m
Beam: 9 m *    * Year of construction: 2011 in Guayaquil
Hull: Monohull of marine steel *    * Speed: 12 knots
Ship registry: Guayaquil – Ecuador *    * Deadweight: 450 tons
Gross Tonnage: 480 tons *    * Operated by: Latin Trails
Fuel Capacity: 6.000 gallons *    * Port Registry : Guayaquil
Machinery (Engines): 2 Caterpillar 340 HP *    * Generators: Perkins 114 cabe A
Water maker: 2000 gallons per day *    * Water: 10000 gallons capacity
* Communication System : Satellite phone    * Tender: 2 Zodiacs CARIBE C-16
Radar: 1 Radar Furuno 38.4 Km, 1 Radar Furuno 57.6 Km *    * Life Rafts: 2 Zodiacs for 10 and 25 people
     Radio: Several consoles HF-VHF-UHF, Nactex, Distrex and handheld units. *    * Navigation Equipment: 1 Satellite compass, 2 magnetic Compasses, Tracking equipment.
* Security equipment: Smoke detectors, sprinklers throughout the vessel, automatic CO2 tank for kitchen and engine room

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About Galapagos Sea Star Journey

Galapagos Sea Star Journey Yacht Vacations offers avid travelers and nature-lovers the opportunity to have several, incredibly close encounters with the unique and iconic wildlife that makes up the Enchanted Islands. To do this, we have an itinerary for our traveler that lets them get the most out of their time in the Galapagos. This itinerary is facilitated by means of a cruise throughout the Islands, allowing for the daily exploration of several visitor sites.

At Galapagos Galapagos Sea Star Journey we truly try to focus on the encounters with the abundance of wildlife found throughout the Galapagos Islands. Our expertly coordinated shore excursions allow passengers to get within arms-length of the Galapagos animals, giving visitors the ability to closely examine the marvelous adaptions and curious behavior that these creatures have procured through evolution.

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