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Lindblad Expeditions Galapagos Cruise Reviews

The sunrise and sunset greeted almost every day
There were so many penguins everywhere.  On land they came right up to us.
Crabeater seal
This is an Orca .  Other whales actually surfaced right beside the zodiacs
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Amazing nature expedition

Review for National Geographic Islander to Galapagos

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krisfeld
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

I was so excited to go on this trip of a lifetime to someplace that I had just read about and never dreamed I would ever see in person. My two daughters selected this excrusion to celebrate many lifetime events, so I was along for the ride. However, I was overwhelmed with the level of care that we received once we joined the team at Lindblad/Nat Geo. Every aspect of this trip was well planned. ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

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A $3500/day prison; brochures completely misleading; activities minimal;

Review for National Geographic Islander to Galapagos

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mbcorash
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

I chose this cruise because the brochure promised extensive activities, lots of options and a lot of time in the water. NONE of these were the case. in seven days, we had a total of 2 and a half hours in which we were allowed to swim in the water. The rest off the time we were couped up on the ship except for time when groups of ten or more walked very, very, slowly looking bat the same birds, ...
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Sail Date: January 2020


Nature Experience of a Lifetime

Review for National Geographic Islander to Galapagos

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skatemomsv
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

I accompanied a friend who had taken two previous Lindblad/National Geographic cruises. We both seek experiences that combine education with unique travel experiences that focus on wildlife viewing, This cruise struck that balance. The wild and remote Galapagos archipeligro is striking in its rugged beauty, and it is home to some of the most unusual birds, reptiles and other creatures of the sea ...
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Sail Date: December 2019


Amazing Galapagos islands & wildlife with Natl Geo

Review for National Geographic Endeavour II to Galapagos

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srross101
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

Since Galapagos is a trip of a lifetime and difficult to get to, we wanted to make sure we did it right. The ship, crew & naturalists were EXCELLENT! Each excursion was with a small group and a Naturalist. The Naturalists were extremely knowledgeable, articulate, attentive and personable. They made it interesting, fun, educational and safe; and their passion for the Galapagos was evident. ...
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Sail Date: October 2019


Fantastic service, excellent expedition experience

Review for National Geographic Islander to Galapagos

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Flippitti
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

We boarded the National Geographic Islander as the final part of our two week long trip to Lima, Machu Picchu and parts of Ecuador. This was not our first Lindblad expedition - we had previously done one in the Sea of Cortez to see the great whale migration - so we knew what to expect. In summary: CABIN: We booked this expedition almost a year in advance and we picked the cheapest cabin. It was ...
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Sail Date: May 2019


Highs and Lows - Watch out for the shorter trip!

Review for National Geographic Islander to Galapagos

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Reunionmama
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

We took the 1 week Galapagos trip on the Islander (48 psgr capacity) as a family of 4. This is a relatively new tour for Nat Geo/Lindblad, 2 days shorter than their standard trip to accommodate people with limited vacation schedules, and we chose it primarily because it worked for the younger generation in our group (Millennials with limited vacation time). We came in with high expectations, due ...
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Sail Date: May 2019


Life changing Expedition

Review for National Geographic Islander to Galapagos

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Windyledge
10+ Cruises • Age 50s

This was a family cruise with 6 of us going. Very interested in seeing the ecology of the Islands. Lindblad/National Geographic did not disappoint. In fact, it was so incredible we will never forget! We saw so much and learned so much. A wonderful immersive experience. Thanks to the best crew EVER! They were so caring and informative. The small ship meant everyone received the same amazing ...
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Sail Date: March 2019

Traveled with children


Linblad / Nat Geo Galapagos Cruise

Review for National Geographic Endeavour II to Galapagos

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rlsobey
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

Visiting the Galapagos Islands has been on our travel list. When we were offered an opportunity to do it with friends we immediately agreed. This cruise was hosted by Lindblad / National Geographic. The cruise was great, there was no part of the cruise which I found lacking or poorly done. L/NG provided the smoothest transition from the airport to the hotel on the day of arrival and then the ...
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Sail Date: February 2019


Our 60th Bday celebrations trip of our lifetimes!!

Review for National Geographic Endeavour II to Galapagos

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LSweet
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

All I can say is our “expedition” with Nat Geographic far exceeded our expectations. We went with Linblad and National Geographic in the Nat Geo Endeavor 11 because we knew they had been there the longest as far as a “cruise line” But this was not a cruise.. it was indeed an Expedition! Full of hiking, snorkeling, kayaking, and lectures, loaded with information on everything “Galapagos” for the 7 ...
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Sail Date: January 2019


Top Quality

Review for National Geographic Endeavour II to Galapagos

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ACLondon
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

When it comes to wildlife, outdoor exploration and comfort, Linblad-National Geographic is top of the line. We chose the Galapagos because we wanted to be outside exploring and photographing. The Endeavor II provided a highly functional and comfortable boat for the experience. Our cabin was large enough for two people to comfortably enjoy the week long trip without feeling crowded. The windows ...
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Sail Date: December 2018

Traveled with children


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