Seeing the Galápagos Islands on board the eight-suite Treasure of Galápagos and exploring this unique archipelago is a wonderfully intimate and relaxed experience. 

With a maximum of 16 guests and featuring spacious suites with balconies, an indoor lounge and bar, sun deck with Jacuzzi, and observation area for whale or dolphin watching, the ship is built to luxurious standards and takes you around the islands in privacy and comfort. 

See the indigenous wildlife in their natural habitats and hear about Galápagos Islands’ conservation from your own expert Naturalist as you delve into this mysterious and magical part of the world.

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Main Info
  • Children Allowed
  • Nursery -
  • Smoking Some
  • Style Expedition
  • Decks3
  • Cabins9
  • Size -
  • Ship Type Ocean
  • Wheelchair Cabins-
  • Crew Members10
  • Refurbished2017
  • CurrencyUSD
Disabled Facilities

Passengers must report any disability to Avalon before any reservation is made so that Avalon may advise whether they and/or their suppliers for any particular holiday are able to accommodate the passengers. Avalon may rely on the information provided to them by the passengers regarding the details of any disability in order to make a decision as to whether the passengers can be accommodated. Avalon will make reasonable attempts to accommodate the special needs of disabled passengers, in accordance with the applicable laws.Not all sightseeing stops/sites accommodate wheelchairs and some locations and sightseeing activities require extensive standing, sitting or walking. Avalon is not responsible for any missed activities due to a participant’s inability to participate within a group.All of the ships have lifts, however they do not service the SkyDeck. Additionally most stateroom doors and bathrooms are not wide enough to allow access by standard wheelchairs, and bathrooms and other doorways may be fitted with coamings.For safety reasons passengers cannot be carried on ramps in ports when the ship is docked. In certain circumstances, they may ask that a disabled person or person with reduced mobility be accompanied by another person capable of providing any assistance required.

Dietary Requirements

Avalon Waterways will try their best to accommodate dietary requirements if they are mentioned at the time of booking.

Dress Code

The dress code for dinner is casual and comfortable. The Welcome and Farewell Dinners give you a chance to dress up but are not formal.

Age Restrictions

Avalon Waterways do not accept bookings for children under 8. There are no special arrangements or activities on board for children and they cannot accept bookings from unaccompanied children under 18 years of age and any travellers under this age must share the adult’s accommodation.

Smoking Policy

Smoking is not permitted on transportation that is exclusively provided by Avalon. On European river cruise ships smoking is allowed only in specific outside areas where ash trays are available.

Deck Plans
Sun Deck

  • Jacuzzi
  • Bar
  • Outside Seating
  • Observation Area

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Upper Deck
  • Suites
  • Outside Dining Area
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Main Deck

  • Dining Room
  • Lounge & Bar
  • Suites
  • Master Suite
  • Natural History Library

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Master Suite

  • King size bed
  • Complimentary bottled water
  • Twice-daily housekeeping
  • Private bathroom with full shower, hairdryer & bath products
  • Closet for storage
  • Private living area with sofa bed
  • In-room safe
  • Individual climate control
  • Bedside tables with reading lights
  • Small table with two chairs
  • Two private balconies

Stateroom Suite

  • 6 twin cabins with 2 single beds (cabins 2, 3, 4, 5, 8, & 9)
  • In-room safe
  • Individual climate control
  • Bedside tables with reading lights
  • Private bathroom with full shower, hairdryer & bath products
  • Closet for storage
  • 2 double cabins with 1 double bed (cabins 6 & 7)
  • Complimentary bottled water
  • Twice-daily housekeeping
  • Private balcony
  • Small table with two chairs


Avalon Waterways want your experience with them to be as rich as possible and have included everything that they know will be important to your cruise enjoyment.

With so many amenities on board, whether you are making the most of happy hour by enjoying a glass of wine or a gin and tonic in the bar, or having a quiet moment in the Lounge with a cappuccino, there is plenty of space to stretch out and relax on an Avalon ship. Complimentary Wi-Fi access and free use of computers or laptops is available to help you stay in touch with friends and family. They've designed a cruise experience that includes all the right things...but still leaves room for your own preferences. 

Sun Deck

The sun deck features a jacuzzi, a shaded area, premium lounge chairs and a bar.