All-inclusive modern luxury vacation for modern explorers

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The Experience

With more than 10 years in the Galapagos Islands, we've learned a lot about providing award-winning vacations in this unique corner of the world. We know that although world-travelers have some things in common, there are all sorts of explorers. That's exactly why we've expanded our vacations in the Galapagos Islands to provide even more comprehensive, all-inclusive packages you can find to satisfy every type of modern explorer.

Truly All-Inclusive

Meals? Check. Drinks? Absolutely. Tips? We've got them covered. When you join us on a voyage of discovery in the Galapagos Islands, we provide everything you'll need including:

  • Beverages
    All drinks including bottled water, wine, beer, spirits, coffee, tea, espresso, and cappuccino.
  • Meals
    All meals featuring new menus crafted by our Michelin-starred chef. We source the freshest, local ingredients and use the highest quality, sustainable seafood available.
  • Activities
    All shore excursions with your choice of activity level and location. All binoculars, snorkeling masks, snorkels, fins, wetsuits and flotation devices.
  • Accommodations
    Premium bedding on board all ships. Pre- and post-cruise hotel accommodations and tours on packages of 10 nights or more.
  • Even More
    All flights and transfers to and from Quito and Baltra on packages of 10 nights or more. All gratuities. Park entrance fees. Briefings and lectures by our expert naturalists and guest lecturers.

Ships and Itineraries

Explore Galapagos with Celebrity Cruises

Celebrity Xpedition®

When you set foot aboard our state-of-the-art 100-passenger Celebrity Xpedition® in the Galapagos Islands, be prepared for an experience like no other. Filled with indulgences, including room service, in-suite dining, massage services, complimentary plush bathrobes, a fitness room, nightly lectures by certified naturalists from the Galapagos National Park (who are on board during your entire vacation), and live music in the Discovery Lounge, you'll experience the Galapagos Islands with style.

Choose from 7-night, 10-night, 11-night, or 15-night vacations.

Explore Galapagos with Celebrity Cruises

Celebrity XperienceSM

Step aboard our newly refurbished, mid-sized Celebrity Xperience for a vacation where absolutely nothing is middle-of-the-road. With 24 stylish staterooms-each featuring an ocean view and detailed extras that make a big difference you'll find it easy to unwind and get to know your fellow travelers.

Choose from 7-night, 10-night, 13-night, or 16-night all-inclusive vacations.

Explore Galapagos with Celebrity Cruises

Celebrity XplorationSM

Say, "Hello" to a sense of community that can only be enjoyed on a small ship. The ultimate in intimate adventure travel in the Galapagos Islands, Celebrity Xploration is a stylish catamaran that features eight luxuriously cozy staterooms, each with a window or veranda to the world that offers personal views of this stunning destination. Sixteen guests will be indulged with seamlessly intuitive service and every creature comfort possible.

Offers 7-night, 10-nights, 13-night, or 16-night all-inclusive vacations, customized with a wide variety of pre- and/or post-cruise experiences.


  • Voyage aboard one of the Celebrity vessels in Galapagos, as indicated in the applicable itinerary
  • Accommodation in staterooms with air conditioning, private bathroom and showers, and refrigerators with complimentary bottled water
  • All meals and complimentary beverages on board the vessel including select wines, sparkling wines, spirits, soft drinks, bottled water, coffee and teas
  • Complimentary room service
  • Complimentary internet access
  • Onboard entertainment, including programs or lectures by onboard, Galapagos National Park certified naturalists or our experienced Celebrity staff
  • Complimentary snorkeling equipment, mini-wetsuits, binoculars and walking sticks for the duration of the cruise
  • Gratuities while on board for the crew and lecturers, as well as gratuities for the naturalist guides
  • The Galapagos National Park admission fee
  • Galapagos Tourist Card fee
  • Transfers from/to the Baltra, Galapagos airport to/from the ship

All 10, 11, 13 and 15 night packages include the following 2-night pre-cruise stay in Quito, Ecuador:

  • Transfers from the Quito Airport to your hotel and back to the airport
  • Two nights in a shared double occupancy room at a hotel in Quito, Ecuador, prior to your flight to Baltra
  • Meals during the pre-land portion of the package in Quito, including all meals on Saturday, and Sunday breakfast pre-cruise
  • A guided tour of Quito (full day)
  • Air transportation (coach class on either scheduled or charter service) from Quito, Ecuador to Baltra
  • Transfers from the airport in Baltra to the ship
  • 7-night Galapagos cruise aboard one of the Celebrity ships in Galapagos as indicated in the applicable itinerary (See above description for the inclusion of the 7-night cruises)
  • All gratuities

Post-Cruise Arrangements for the 10 and 11 night packages:

  • Transfers from your Celebrity vessel to the airport in Baltra
  • Air transportation (coach class on either scheduled or charter service) from Baltra to Quito
  • Transfers from the Quito Airport to your hotel
  • One night (two nights if you purchase the 11-night voyage) at a hotel (dinner and full breakfast are included)
  • Afternoon shopping tour to local craft market, time permitting
  • Transfer from your hotel to the Quito Airport
  • All gratuities

Post cruise arrangements for the 13-night package (Puerto Ayora, Galapagos experience)

  • Three-night hotel accommodations in Puerto Ayora, Galapagos
  • Half day Highlands/Puerto Ayora tour, full day agricultural immersion tour, full day fishing experience and private snorkeling tour, morning hike and swim experience. All fully guided by a Galapagos National Park certified guide.
  • All meals
  • All transfers
  • One night hotel accommodations in Quito
  • Celebrity concierge service
  • All gratuities

Post cruise arrangements for the 15-Night package (Machu Picchu extension)

  • Airfare from Baltra, Galapagos to Quito, from Quito to Lima and round-trip Lima-Cuzco
  • Two-night hotel accommodations in Lima (one night and one day room)
  • Two-night hotel accommodations in the Sacred Valley
  • Two-night hotel accommodations in Cuzco
  • Fully guided tours in the Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu, Cuzco and Lima
  • All transfers
  • All meals
  • Celebrity concierge service
  • Daily guided tours
  • Train to Machu Picchu
  • Park entrance fees
  • All gratuities

Daytime and Shore Excursions

  • Neutral-colored clothing is advised due to possible presence of insects
  • Lightweight rain jacket or windbreaker
  • A small backpack to carry water and other essentials
  • A hat, sunglasses, sunblock, and insect repellent
  • A re-sealable plastic bag to prevent water damage to cameras and other items of that nature
  • If you bring a digital camera, make sure to pack plenty of memory cards
  • The weather in these ports of call can be unpredictable, so we recommend layers. During the warmer months (February through June) it can be very hot on shore excursions
  • Lightweight shorts and pants as well as both long-and short-sleeve shirts
  • A jacket or sweatshirt will come in handy for cooler days and evenings
  • Sturdy, comfortable walking shoes or lightweight hiking boots, thick socks, swimsuit, and waterproof sandals or wet/dry water shoes for the beach and wet landings. Some of the island trails require walking on rocks, so be sure to have support and good tread on walking shoes


  • As you pack evening clothes, remember that there is no need for formal attire aboard any of our Celebrity Galapagos vessels
  • For women, we recommend resort casual attire (pants, skirts or even casual dresses)
  • For men, we recommend resort casual attire (comfortable shirts and pants, along with a sweater or light jacket)

All guests must ensure they are medically fit for travel. As such, we remind you to check with your physician at least 4 to 6 weeks before sailing to make sure you are up to date with any required immunizations or vaccines you may need to ensure you will be permitted to visit each of the exciting destinations and tours on your itinerary. At this time, no inoculations are required for US, Canadian, and UK citizens. For further information, you may contact the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention's Traveler's Health website at http://www.cdc.gov/travel or toll-free at 800-232-4636

The air carriers flying between Quito and Baltra typically limit the amount of luggage per person to one checked piece (not to exceed 40 lbs.) and a small carry-on bag (not to exceed 17 lbs.). You may bring a reasonable amount of clothing and personal effects on board the vessels. However, for your comfort and convenience, it is recommended that you limit the number of items you take.

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