Ocean Spray Cruise: A 5-day Trip to Galapagos / Ecuador
The modern, the trendy and the luxurious Ocean Spray is the newest catamaran style cruise in the Galapagos. It is super spacious and breezy that will not make you feel claustrophobic at all. However, the intimate cabinets with all the modern amenities available on the ship, is sure to give you a nice alone time. The spacious balconies, a huge sundeck, and jacuzzi are some of the main attractions of Ocean Spray that can work for even the skeptical first-time cruisers. If you were planning a cruise but do not know what to choose, give a try to the Ocean Spray cruise and experience an amazing cruise vacation.
To help you out, we have picked a 5-day Ocean Spray Cruise to Galapagos / Ecuador. Keep reading this post to know how wowmazing the cruising can be if Ocean Spray Cruise is by your side.
Day 1: Visit the Rabida Island
Start your trip with the mesmerizing maroon Rabida Island. It is one of the most colorful and volcanically varied islands which is great for snorkeling. The maroon sandy beach, colorful fishes, lots of penguins, sea lions are sure you take your sigh away.
Day 2: Explore the Vicente Roca Point & Espinosa Point on Isabela
Visit the Vicente Roca Point on Isabela which is both the largest and most volcanically active island in the world. Visit it once, and you will get stunned by the pristine island ecosystem. You will get to spend some time with penguins, blue-footed boobies, Nazca Boobies, two types of sea lions, sea turtles, rays and puffer fish. After exploring every inch of this island, proceed to your next island which is no less than the Isabela Island. Here, we are talking about the Espinosa Point on Fernandina Island wherein the volcano “La Cumbre” dominates the land space with lava fields reaching the ocean. The island features the Flightless Cormorant nesting site and hence give you a chance to see the Galapagos Hawk.
Day 3: Lake Darwin & the Famous Tagus Cove
On day three, explore the famous Tagus Cove on Isabela and get blown away by the trails winding along Lake Darwin which offers magnificent views. This is the best place to try your hands on snorkeling at the beautiful Punta Tortuga. At the Urbina Bay on Isabela, you’ll see the largest land iguanas on the Galapagos along with sea turtles, rays and tropical fish which is definitely the best thing to explore on this trip.
Day 4: Elizabeth Bay on Isabela
Do not miss the islets, penguins, blue-footed boobies and other wildlife creatures in Elizabeth Bay on Isabela. They are surely going to take your sigh away. Get to see some more amazing creatures like sea turtles, pink flamingos, gallinules, pintail ducks and white-tip reef sharks while heading to the Moreno Point.
Day 5: Visit Puerto Villamil
After enjoying the beautiful islets and wildlife creatures of Isabela, it’s time to explore the mesmerizing landscape and white-sand beaches. Visit Puerto Villamil and get to meet local Galapagos. On day four, give time for exploring and digging deep into the local history and culture. Wrap your day by relaxing on the beach and exploring the town.
So, what are you waiting for? Go ahead and plan your first or another Ocean Spray cruise to catch the incredible glimpses of Galapagos. Do let us know your thoughts. Happy Sailing!