Why Choose Ecoventura?

tortoise in GalapagosA cruise to the Galapagos Islands is a once in a lifetime experience. You want to be sure you are traveling with a responsible Galapagos cruise company with high-quality vessels, top-level guides and of course good value. Family owned and operated since 1990, Ecoventura offers all that and more. As an award-winning leader in sustainable travel to the Galapagos Islands, Ecoventura has maintained the ecological certification SmartVoyager since 2000 and was the first Galapagos cruise ship company to offset carbon emissions and to install alternative energy sources.

Ecoventura operates a fleet of four expedition vessels in the Galapagos Islands catering to active adults and families; the Eric, Flamingo & Letty, identical superior first-class 20-passenger motor yachts, with departures every Sunday on two unique 7-night itineraries. Small compatible groups of ten guests per naturalist guide ensures highly personalized service and intimate visits on shore. Gourmet style menus feature locally sourced and healthy meals prepared by our culinary school trained chefs. For experienced scuba divers, the 16-passenger luxury dive live-aboard, Galapagos Sky, offers a rare opportunity for Galapagos scuba diving in the northern islands of Wolf and Darwin. Combine a week of diving with a week of land excursions for the best of both worlds.


Guest Reviews

We enjoyed a wonderful family Spring Break trip on the Flamingo with our two young teenagers and adult son. Ecoventura put several families together on the boat. The 7 teens and one 8 year old all got along very well...

Rosemary & Martin Pike
M/Y Flamingo April 2014 Read More

Firstly, the trip definitely exceeded our expectations!  We absolutely loved it!!  All the crew members were friendly, helpful and courteous at all times.  They went out of their way to make our trip very comfortable and pleasant.  They were eager...

Kim & Perry Tempel
M/Y Flamingo March 2014 Read More

The Letty is a very comfortable yacht. The passenger cabins are small and that is to be expected in any vessel of its size. The common spaces - lounge, dining space, exterior decks, etc. - are all spacious and comfortable....

David H.
M/Y Eric December 2013 Read More

I just returned from Ecuador last Friday.  What a fabulous trip!  We enjoyed it tremendously!  I can’t wait to review the hundreds of photos we took in the Galapagos and Ecuador. Thanks for your pleasant help.  The staff couldn’t have...

Julie Hoisington
M/Y Eric January 2013 Read More