Prepare for a once-in-a-lifetime adventure as you embark on the Galapagos Inner Loop with Celebrity Flora, a seven-night trip that promises memories to last forever. The luxurious ship lets you get up close and personal with the archipelago’s astonishing wildlife and untouched landscapes in style.
Every step of your expedition is designed to thrill – whether it’s spotting unforgettable creatures or hiking through untamed terrain.
And thanks to Celebrity Flora‘s eco-friendly features, your journey will be as awe-inspiring as it is mind-broadening. This trip shows why we need to protect nature while letting you experience it like never before.
Ready to discover what makes the Galapagos Inner Loop such a sought-after destination? Then read on.
About the Ship
Experience the wonders of the Galápagos Islands on board the Celebrity Flora. It is a truly extraordinary expedition ship that measures an astonishing 102 meters long.
With room for just 100 guests, this yacht-like vessel provides an exclusive environment in which to explore one of the world’s most fascinating archipelagos. At all times, she is attended by an attentive crew of 80 who attend to your every need.
Launched on January 29th, 2019, and powered by four Caterpillar C32 diesel generators, this eco-friendly mega-yacht has been designed with state-of-the-art technology and luxurious furnishings throughout. Her debut cruise took place on June 30th, later that year.
Accommodation On Board
Get ready for the ultimate in pampering and luxury lodging options on the outstanding Celebrity Flora. Here’s a list of the stunning suites that await guests:
- Penthouse Suite: The biggest and most sumptuous accommodation onboard is a luxurious sanctuary spanning up to 1,288 square feet. Perfectly designed for your Galápagos experience, these lavish dwellings will ensure you’re comfortable throughout.
- Royal Suite: With contemporary design touches, this elegant suite provides 559 square feet of sheer bliss. Make yourself at home with separate living areas, a bedroom, and a private veranda. It is the perfect setting for relaxation and rejuvenation.
- Ultimate Sky Suite with Infinite Veranda: Cutting-edge design means glorious views come as standard with our game-changing Infinite Veranda feature. They’ll be brought into your stateroom at the touch of a button! Revel in total luxury within 365 square feet of space.
- Premium Sky Suites with Infinite Veranda: These suites blend an infinite veranda with an outward-facing spa tub and shower. Design-wise, they’re modern and offer open-air access to the sea and islands.
- Sky Suites with Infinite Veranda: With a bi-fold door that becomes a veranda wall at the touch of a button, these rooms connect you even more closely to nature. The etched-glass divider gives you lovely outward views when relaxing in bed or sitting on your veranda.
- Veranda Sky Suite: Ranging from 330 square feet (veranda included) to roomy two-bedroom configurations, these suites offer both comfort and tranquility at sea. Unwind like never before on their eXhale® bedding collection. Plus, enjoy plenty of storage space and amenities throughout.
Activities & Entertainment
Get ready to be blown away by the range of things to do onboard Celebrity Flora. The Discovery Lounge is not just a place to meet people. It’s also where you can chat with our naturalists. They will tell you all sorts of amazing things about the islands you’re visiting.
For something more immersive, try the Observatory. It is an incredible library surrounded by huge windows that give you panoramic views of the Galapagos (perfect for photos).
Or head up to the Stargazing platform. Here, are expert guides who will show you everything from constellations to satellites through powerful binoculars or one of their telescopes if they have set them up yet.
Lastly, treat yourself to an extraordinary adventure with Galapagos Glamping. You’ll enjoy a sunset dinner and stargazing session guided by a naturalist who can point out constellations in both the northern and southern hemispheres. Then, wake up to a stunning sunrise and private breakfast in your cabana.
Experience an unparalleled culinary adventure on board Celebrity Flora, where dining options are just as diverse and extraordinary as the Galápagos Islands themselves.
Here, sustainability is key, so you can expect locally sourced ingredients in meals that will make your taste buds tingle.
The Seaside main restaurant matches gourmet dishes with a sophisticated setting. For grilled specialties and seafood served with panoramic ocean views, head to Ocean Grill. Or grab a variety of snacks and light bites from Marina Café if you’re feeling more casual.
Whatever the size of your party or reason for eating out – from a romantic dinner à deux to a big family get-together – every mouthful is memorable. Leave enough space to fit it all in.
This carefully planned schedule outlines each day of your extraordinary adventure through one of Earth’s most diverse areas.
- Day 1 – Baltra & Daphne Major: Leave from Baltra, which is where we enter the Galapagos. Soon afterward, you’ll visit Daphne Major, a renowned destination for birders that is famous for its finches and other animals found only here.
- Day 2 – Egas Port, Santiago Island & Rabida Island: At Egas Port this morning, expect wildlife encounters with unusual residents such as marine iguanas or fur seals while strolling on black sand beaches! Then, after lunch, explore Rabida Island’s red sands (made from iron-rich minerals).
- Day 3 – Elizabeth Bay & Tagus Cove, Isabela Island: Experience the wonders of Elizabeth Bay by kayak as you glide through mangroves teeming with vibrant sea life. Later, at Tagus Cove, witness ancient graffiti left behind by sailors of yesteryear while keeping your eyes peeled for adorable Galapagos penguins along its rocky coastline.
- Day 4 – Sullivan Bay, Santiago Island & Bartolome Island: Get ready to step back in time at Sullivan Bay, where you’ll marvel at remarkable lava formations dating from eruptions centuries ago. Then it’s off to storied Bartolome Island for postcard-perfect views atop famous pinnacle rock— plus an optional chance to snorkel with playful penguins!
- Day 5 – Las Bachas, Santa Cruz Island & North Seymour Island: Start off at Las Bachas, a crucial place where sea turtles lay their eggs. After that, you’ll spot lots of birds on North Seymour Island, including frigatebirds doing their courtship displays.
- Day 6 – Puerto Baquerizo Moreno & Punta Pitt, San Cristobal Island: Check out the Galapagos’ capital (Puerto Baquerizo Moreno) and then visit a special rock formation and many different kinds of birds at Punta Pitt.
- Day 7 – Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz Island: Enjoy a whole day experiencing all that Puerto Ayora has to offer, including visits to the Charles Darwin Research Station and the captivating highlands.
- Day 8 – Baltra Island: As we disembark at Baltra Island, people are left with full hearts and minds from everything they have experienced during the past week.
In Galapagos, every trip is like a call to lose oneself in nature’s awe-inspiring beauty. It’s where you come face-to-face with its wonders up close – and discover more about how this extraordinary environment hangs together. This is what lies ahead at each of our stops:
Baltra Island & Daphne Major
Begin your journey on Baltra, stepping into a world of natural wonders. At Daphne Major, learn about evolutionary biology against volcanic backdrops while birdwatching.
Egas Port & Rabida Island
Encounter thriving wildlife amid dramatic black sands at Egas Port. Brilliant snorkeling and flamingo-spotting await at Rabida Island’s saltwater lagoon and red beaches.
Elizabeth Bay & Tagus Cove
Engage in a kayak adventure as you paddle through the mangroves of Elizabeth Bay and get up close to marine creatures. Explore Tagus Cove on foot and learn about its past; keep an eye out for penguins.
Sullivan Bay & Bartolome Island
Walk along Sullivan Bay’s distinctive lava flow formations before ascending Bartolome Island to be rewarded with expansive views and snorkeling opportunities with penguins.
Las Bachas & North Seymour Island
Take a trip to Las Bachas for turtle nesting sites. Visit bird heaven North Seymour and check out blue-footed boobies, frigates, and land iguanas too.
Puerto Baquerizo Moreno & Punta Pitt
Immerse yourself in the art scene of the capital and marvel at the breathtaking scenery of Punta Pitt, where you can spot diverse species of seabirds, such as red-footed boobies.
Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz Island
Discover what makes the Galapagos Islands so special by visiting both the Charles Darwin Research Station and also seeing giant tortoises up close in their natural habitat high up in the green hills.
Setting off on the Galapagos Inner Loop with Celebrity Flora isn’t an ordinary getaway. It’s a transformative experience that will make you feel more alive than ever.
Prepare to be awed as you come face-to-face with some of the world’s most incredible creatures and explore unspoiled landscapes like nowhere else on Earth.
And when you’re not out exploring, your luxurious Celebrity Flora cabin will provide all the comfort you could desire — along with cutting-edge eco-friendly technology.
This is a journey you’ll never forget — one that may even change your life forever by showing you just how important it is to protect our planet for future generations.