Galapagos Cruise with Richard Dawkins

January 25, 2017

While you can’t go back in time to visit the Galapagos Islands with Charles Darwin aboard HMS Beagle, this December you can visit the famed archipelago with Richard Dawkins, the world’s leading evolutionary biologist, best-selling author and sometimes controversial scientist.

This exclusive charter with Richard Dawkins will set sail on December 9-16, 2017 and December 16-23, 2017 aboard the 32 passenger M/V Evolution yacht. Richard Dawkins will be escorting excursions during the 8 day / 7 night itinerary and giving lectures aboard the vessel. Having three top notch interpretive Galapagos naturalist guides and a cruise director on board, in addition to Richard Dawkins in the Galapagos Islands, will insure passengers receive personalized service and an insightful narrative on all the wildlife and habitats seen. Inquire by completing the form below to find out about the availability of this Galapagos cruise.


evolution itinerary in brief – from baltra island
Itinerary for December 9-16, 2017

7 nights / 8 days: saturday to saturday

  • Walks & Hikes

  • Snorkeling

  • Kayaking

  • Panga (zodiac) Ride

Saturdays AM Arrive to Baltra Island
PM Daphne Major Islet
Sunday AM Isabela Island (Albemarle Island): Punta Vicente Roca
PM Fernandina Island (Narborough Island): Punta Espinosa
Monday AM Isabela Island: Urvina Bay
PM Isabela Island: Tagus Cove
Tuesday AM Bartolome Island (Pinnacle Rock & Overlook)
PM Santiago Island (James Island): Sullivan Bay
Wednesday AM Santa Cruz Island: Bachas Beach
PM Santa Cruz Island: Dragon Hill
Thursday AM Santa Cruz Island: Charles Darwin Research Station
PM Santa Cruz Island Wild Tortoise Reserve (highlands), tunnels
Friday AM Española Island: (Hood Island): Punta Suarez
PM Española Island: Gardner Bay / Gardner Islet / Osborn Islet
Saturday AM San Cristobal: Interpretation Center
PM Depart for Mainland Ecuador