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Silver Galapagos Review

4.0 / 5.0
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100 reviews
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Amazing from start to finish

Review for Silver Galapagos to South America
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6-10 Cruises • Age 50s

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Sail Date: Dec 2018
Cabin: Deluxe Veranda Suite
On our first day snorkeling, this sea lion swam slowly past me...
On our second snorkel this turtle swam past

This was our second visit to Galapagos, we were last there 12 years ago on a small boat with 16 guests and a naturalist who had been in the job too long and really spoilt it for us. So this time we decided to risk a bigger ship in the hope of a better range of naturalists and facilities. We hoped that the islands had not been spoilt in 12 years. We were not disappointed and we need not have worried - if anything the islands are even better protected than before.

We have sailed with Silver Sea before but this was our first expedition trip and it is a winning combination of Silver Sea excellence with well organised, wall to wall activities with experienced and well trained guides, which make the most of the amazing Galapagos islands.

The other guests were all of like minds to us, very keen to see the islands, very polite and engaging and a delight to sail with. You never felt as if there were 95 people on any of the trips or activities - they spaced us all out well and we still had that individual experience.

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Deluxe Veranda Suite

Cabin DX

Spacious, clean and very comfortable. A big balcony where we watched sharks and turtles from.

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