The MT Sobek Experience
Embark on the ultimate wildlife adventure, joining our expert naturalist guides aboard our Galapagos luxury yachts and catamarans—including the Alya, Galaxy and the EcoGalaxy. We have been leading active voyages in the Galapagos since 1970 and our unsurpassed knowledge allows for an intimate small-group journey with a maximum of 16 guests. Hike, swim, snorkel, and sea kayak among incredible wildlife, glistening waters, and volcanic island scenery.
The Ultimate Cruise
Take a luxury adventure cruise on one of our amazing small yachts and catamarans. Fitted with the latest technology and plushest cabins, you will cruise through one of the most exotic places on Earth in style. With MT Sobek, you will also be in the company of an expert crew whose hospitality and leadership is unrivalled.
We always take exceptional care in selecting trip leaders who will educate, excite, and care for you throughout your entire journey. Our highly experienced guides are certified by the Galapagos National Park Service, hold degrees in the biological sciences, speak multiple languages, and are active in conservation.
Small Group Travel
The Galápagos Islands are perfect for families and couples looking to enjoy immersive exploration in small intimate groups, which is why we book no more than 16 guests on each departure. Going small means you have greater access to all of the activities, more flexibility for shore excursions, and more personal attention from your expert guides and crew.
Adventures for Your Skill Level
Create memories to treasure whatever your skill level! Experience the islands on expert-led nature hikes; swim, snorkel, and sea kayak with an array of marine life; or simply take time to relax aboard your deluxe boat. Our Galapagos adventures are suitable for ages 6 and up.
What Our Guests Say
It’s true that our guests say it best! Read what adventurers like you are saying about MT Sobek’s Galapagos Islands tours, from luxury cruising and wildlife viewing to our expert guides and more.
Explore the Islands
With more than 50 years of experience exploring the Galapagos, we have what it takes to get you to the heart of the Enchanted Isles. Find out more about the islands and the wildlife from our expert team.
Charles Darwin immortalized these equatorial islands for their highly adapted, endemic wildlife. Evolving in isolation for eons, the wildlife remains fearless of humans and allows for magical up-close encounters with sea lions, blue-footed boobies, marine and land iguanas, giant tortoises—even penguins!
Plan Your Trip
The Galapagos Islands are a bucket-list adventure destination and our goal is to make it easy to find the perfect itinerary—bearing in mind the many possible options out there. Here’s a handy guide.
Choose Your Adventure
Explore the Galapagos Islands by small yacht or catamaran on a classic voyage of discovery. Alternatively, stay on land and enjoy a private lodge-based adventure.
Choose Your Dates
The Galapagos is an amazing year-round adventure destination with two main seasons created by shifting ocean currents: warm/wet from January to May and cool/dry from June to December.
Preview Our Ships
Galapagos Island Visitors Guide
Meet your experienced guides and choose from our range of award-winning luxury cruises to experience the wonders of the Galapagos Islands with MT Sobek.
Extend Your Ecuador Trip
Experience mainland Ecuador as an extension to your Galapagos Island wildlife adventure cruise and book a custom trip with MT Sobek.
Ask an Expert
We want you to have the best adventure, so don’t hesitate to call our expert team of adventure specialists at 800-974-0300 to learn more. Or click the button to use our online contact form.