Silver Galapagos

Visiting the Galapagos has to be one of the most magical travel experiences on earth – and to visit on board a ship like Silver Galapagos is surely the icing on the cake.

What we love

The intimate 100 guest Silver Galapagos gives you a supremely comfortable home from home, as you visit places with no tourism infrastructure whatsoever. Without the ship, you simply wouldn't be able to get there. But as it is, you can travel like an intrepid explorer, but without any compromise on comfort.

Capacity 100 Guests
Crew 70 Ecuadorian Staff

This stylish sleek ship offers a warm Ecuadorian welcome and a stimulating programme on board. If you enjoy the finer things in life but have an adventurous spirit, you will find yourself in congenial company on board.

  • All meals including room service and hot rocks on deck in the evening
  • All drinks including local wines and spirits
  • Stimulating lecture programme with expert naturalists from the National Park
  • All excursions and zodiac rides
  • Snorkel equipment and kayaking
  • Voyage DVD
  • Gratuities
Year built 1990
Last refurbished 2017
Tonnage 4,077 grt
Length 289 feet
Breadth 50 feet
Cruising speed 17 knots


Silver Galapagos The Grill

As the Galapagos is located way out in the Pacific, everything has to be flown in. Expect Ecuadorian specialities alongside the international cuisine, beautifully presented in two dining locations.

The Restaurant

The stylish and inviting restaurant accommodates all guests at one leisurely open seating, enabling you to dine when and with whom you please. The menu in The Restaurant includes a wide range of international selections and local Ecuadorean specialities.

The Grill

Freshly cooked grilled meat and fish, salads and sides or pizza are available to order at lunchtime, whilst in the evening, cook your own steaks, chops or giant prawns on hot rocks outside on deck.

Bars and lounges

Silver Galapagos - The Library

On Silver Galapagos it’s all about what’s going on outside, so enjoy panoramic views from the bars and lounges.

An expedition cruise is a social experience par excellence. You can't resist recounting the day's activities and the Explorer Lounge, Piano Bar and Library are all perfect to mix with your guides and fellow guests. Lectures and briefings take place in the comfortable Explorer Lounge every day.


Silver Galapagos - Deluxe Veranda Suite
Deluxe Veranda Suite
Silver Galapagos - Terrace Suite
Terrace Suite
Silver Galapagos - Explorer Suite
Explorer Suite

Accommodation has been beautifully designed and equipped to Silversea’s normal high standards. Every room has a view of the sea, and attentive butler service.

Silver Suite

A spacious 361 square feet, with a welcoming sitting area, a marbled bathroom and your own private balcony with patio furniture.

Deluxe Veranda Suite

303 square feet of comfortable space, with private balcony and patio furniture for panoramic views.

Veranda Suite

268 square feet, complete with floor-to-ceiling glass doors that open onto a private balcony with patio furniture.

Terrace Suite

287 square feet of private space with large picture windows provides a welcome haven, whilst offering easy access to a public observation area with patio furniture.

Explorer Suite

With 210 - 250 square feet of space, the Explorer Suites are comfortable and well equipped with either picture windows or portholes.

All suites include
  • Sea view
  • Minibar
  • Butler service
  • Fine bed linens and pillow menu
  • Binoculars and beach towels
  • Television, iPod docking station
  • Writing desk, hair dryer, robes and slippers
  • Bathroom with local toiletries

Onboard experiences

Silver Galapagos - Zodiac landing

A Silver Galapagos cruise is all about the destination, so the naturalist guides from the National Park are key, working hard on board and ashore.

The expedition team present a daily briefing in the airy theatre, combined with quick lectures from different individuals, and more in-depth presentations during sea time. Experts in many fields - including marine biology, birds, geology and more - will enhance your time on board and ashore.

Tours, talks and more
  • Shoreside programme including zodiac excursions, kayak cruises and snorkel expeditions
  • Hikes, visits and exploration on land
  • A full programme of lectures on board
  • Daily briefings
  • Tips from the photographer
  • Special themes on certain voyages
  • Exclusive partnership with the Royal Geographic Society

Onboard facilities

Silver Galapagos - Deck

This little ship is perfectly equipped with facilities and amenities to enable you to undertake your intrepid voyage in the height of comfort.

  • Well equipped fitness centre with panoramic views
  • A whirlpool spa
  • Snorkel area to store equipment
  • Tiny beauty salon and massage room
  • Intimate piano bar for cocktails or a nightcap
  • Cosy and well stocked library
  • Explorer lounge with great AV equipment and photography station
  • Zodiacs on board, which allow guests to go ashore at one time
  • Plenty of deck space for viewing or relaxing

Deck plans

See the deck plans

Get in touch & let us tailor-make your perfect cruise holiday

Call us on 020 7399 7670 or visit us at our comfortable offices just off London's Regent Street.

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Mundy Office Wells Steet, W1T 3PP