Galápagos / Ecuador (12 Days)

Cruise Line: Celebrity Cruises
Quito, Ecuador to Quito, Ecuador
Tour Segment  Cruise Segment
Quito, Ecuador

On the first day of your journey, you'll be greeted at the airport by a Celebrity Cruises representative and transferred to your hotel. Enjoy free time to relax and settle in.

Quito, Ecuador
Mitad del Mundo, Ecuador
Quito, Ecuador

During a guided tour of the capital of Ecuador, situated at an altitude of 9,350 feet, you'll stand on the equatorial line at the Mitad del Mundo park and museum, and marvel at the monasteries of San Francisco and Santo Domingo. Your tour director will escort you throughout your Quito stay and serve as your personal concierge. Have lunch with a spectacular view of the city, and enjoy a welcome dinner at a local gourmet restaurant.

Quito, Ecuador
Air travel
Baltra Island, Ecuador
3:00 PM
Chinese Hat Island, Ecuador

You will be transferred to the Quito airport to board the exclusive non-stop Celebrity Xpedition flight to Baltra, Galápagos, where naturalist guides will be waiting to transfer you to the ship.

Cerro Dragón, Ecuador
7:00 AM 11:30 AM
Rabida Island, Ecuador
2:30 PM 6:00 PM
Puerto Villamil, Ecuador
7:30 AM 11:45 AM
Wall of Tears Landing, Isla Isabela, Galápagos Islands, Ecuador
2:00 PM 6:00 PM
Bahia Post Office, Ecuador
8:00 AM 11:30 AM
Cormorant Point, Ecuador
3:00 PM 6:00 PM
Cerro Brujo, Ecuador
8:00 AM 11:00 AM
Kicker Rock, Ecuador
11:45 AM 12:15 PM
Islote Lobos, Galápagos Islands, Ecuador
3:00 PM 5:30 PM
Puerto Ayora, Ecuador
8:00 AM 6:00 PM
Punta Suarez, Ecuador
8:00 AM 11:00 AM
Gardner Bay, Ecuador
2:30 PM 6:00 PM
DAY 10
Daphne Island, Ecuador
6:00 AM 7:00 AM
Baltra Island, Ecuador
8:00 AM
Air travel
Quito, Ecuador

Baltra is the home to the region's main airport and where you will fly out. You will have a zodiac and bus ride to the airport.

DAY 11
Quito, Ecuador

Upon your arrival in Quito, a Celebrity Cruises representative will escort you to the JW Marriott Hotel Quito. Dinner is served at the hotel.

DAY 12
Quito, Ecuador

Your Celebrity Cruises representative will once again escort you to the airport for your return. Breakfast is included.

Galápagos / Ecuador map

About the Ship

Celebrity's Solstice Aerial
Celebrity Xploration

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.

What's Included


  • Beverages

    Shore excursions (2 per day)

    Snorkeling equipment, wet suits



    Galapagos National Park Entry fee & tourist card fee

    24/7 room services

    Unlimited Wi-Fi access

Not Included

  • Travel insurance

    Purchases on board

    Food & beverages consumed off ship

    Air fare

About Us

An unforgettable journey is yours to create with Celebrity. Travel to exciting destinations aboard ships resplendent with elegant finishes and spacious accommodations. Encounter new perspectives with guided shore excursions or further enhance your journey with a Cruisetour - a cruise combined with a truly refined land tour venturing inland. Our exceptional level of personal service, award-winning cuisine, world-famous amenities and accommodations that are the most spacious at sea, not only ensure an unforgettable cruise experience, but forge a lasting relationship between ourselves and our guests.

Insider Tip

Nothing at sea compares with Celebrity's Wine Experience, underscored with an incredible wine list and one of the largest teams of sommeliers in the world.

Terms & Conditions

Cruise-only fares are per person, based on double occupancy in US dollars, unless otherwise noted. Pricing and itinerary are subject to change without notice. Restrictions may apply. Ship's Registry: Malta & Ecuador

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