The Award-Winning Quasar Evolution Yacht
- exclusive for only 32 guests -
Experience the Galapagos in spacious comfort and privacy aboard a yacht that retraces the footsteps of Darwin. The Evolution cruises the archipelago with the lines and style of the roaring 20’s, while offering the finest amenities and service of modern times.
Enjoy a sense of relaxed freedom on board the Evolution with 360-degree exterior walkarounds, recently renovated spacious suites, and unparalleled familial hospitality. Darwin’s discoveries are brought to life by naturalist guides with 15+ years of experience.
With features like an oversized Jacuzzi, triple cabins and dive deck, families tell us the Evolution was their ideal choice.
Designed after vessels from the Golden Age of Travel, the Evolution is a Galapagos classic with all the modern amenities and contemporary décor.
Nearly 200 ft long, M/V Evolution combines size and stability with the intimacy of a small compliment of guests.
Our itineraries are designed to combine top tier landing sites with balanced activities to maximize peak, and unexpected, animal encounters.
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the Galapagos Way
Feast on sustainably-sourced, thoughtfully-prepared cultural cuisine and become immersed in the history, gastronomy, and people of Galapagos.
the Eyes of Locals
Our friendly team of hand-picked naturalist guides, crew members, chefs, and tour conductors has over 3 decades of experience.
The most knowledgeable, friendly team of local experts and hospitality specialists in the region has been selected to enhance your Galapagos experience.
Bird watchers delight in daily opportunities to see some of the most rare, bizarre, and exotic bird species in the world.
Galapagos skies are starry and bright. Enjoy star-gazing experiences during several nights of your cruise, led by our experienced naturalists guides.
An internationally famous photography destination, the Galapagos Islands are packed with unique landscapes, captivating wildlife, dramatic sunsets, and otherworldly terrain.
(available at extra cost)
With vibrant marine life encounters and turquoise blue coves, this world-class experience is a Guest favorite.
From crystal clear waters to calm inlets, sea kayaking offers insider access to secluded coves, mangrove estuaries, and beautiful beaches.
Explore Galapagos by foot, guided by naturalist guides with 15+ years of experience touring the islands. They are the real pioneers.
Explore the vibrant underwater world of the Galapagos from the ship or shore, with wildlife encounters that will spark your sense of wonder.
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