South America

Amazon



Alaskan Dream Cruises
Amazon Clipper Cruises

Destinations: Brazilian Amazon
Ship size: 16-150 passengers
Known for: local company, based in Manaus, Brazil; weekly departures, basic and premium boats, local ecological tours.

Aqua Expeditions

Destinations: Peruvian Amazon
Ship size: 24-32 passengers
Known for: 3, 4 & 7 night cruises to/from Iquitos, Peru. Luxury vessels. Fare includes: transfers, all excursions, all food, wine & beverages.

Fantasy-Cruises
International Expeditions

Destinations: Peruvian Amazon
Ship size: 31 passengers
Known for: La Estrella Amazonica, new custom-designed riverboat, guest lecturers, trip extensions to Machu Picchu, etc. All transfers, meals, tours and educational programs included in fare.

Lindblad Expeditions
Lindblad Expeditions/National Geographic

Destinations: Peruvian Amazon
Ship size: 28 passengers (Delfin II)
Known for: 10 day trip to/from Lima, Peru, in-depth expedition-style exploration, included onboard kayaks and landing craft, expedition leader plus naturalists aboard, choice of daily included activities.

Silversea Expeditions
Manatee Amazon Explorer

Destinations: Ecuadorian Amazon
Ship size: 30 passengers
Known for: 3 to 7 night cruises from Quito, Ecuador.

Un Cruise Adventures
Un-Cruise Adventures

Destinations: Alaska, beginning in Juneau, Sitka or Ketchikan; one-way and round-trip voyages
Ship size: 22 - 88 passengers
Known for: adventure travel to inspire appreciation the natural world; good value, casual atmosphere.

Cruise Lines with larger ships sailing in Alaska include: Carnival, Celebrity, Crystal, Disney, Holland America, NCL, Princess, Regent Seven Seas.

Galapagos



American Cruise Lines
Angermeyer Cruises

Destinations: Galapagos
Ship size: 6 - 24 passengers
Known for: based in Quito; sailboat cruises, luxury yacht cruises and charters. Also have budget tours and island

American Queen Steamboat
Celebrity

Destinations: Galapagos
Ship size: 16 - 100 passengers
Known for: Xpedition (100 passenger mega-yacht) & just purchased two more ships from Ocean Adventures: Eclipse (48 pass. yacht) and Thala II (16 pass. Catamaran). Year-round luxury cruises in the Galapagos.

Lindblad Expeditions
Canodros

Destinations: Galapagos
Ship size: 100 passengers (Galapagos Explorer II)
Known for: 3, 4 & 7 night cruises all outside suite accommodations; half with balconies.

American Cruise Lines
Ecoventura

Destinations: Galapagos
Ship size: 16 - 20 passengers
Known for: three expedition yachts based in Ecuador. 7-night cruises in small, compatible groups: family departures, women-only departures, etc. Private group charters also available.

American Queen Steamboat
Galapagos Travel

Destinations: Galapagos
Ship size: 16 passengers
Known for: Longer Natural History tours (11-15 days); plus longer visits on each island.

Lindblad Expeditions
International Expeditions/Quark Expeditions

Destinations: Galapagos
Ship size: 32 passengers (Evolution)
Known for: Three itineraries including family departures; All transfers, meals, tours and educational programs included in fare.

American Cruise Lines
Lindblad Expeditions/National Geographic

Destinations: Galapagos
Ship size: 48 - 96 passengers (Islander & Endeavor)
Known for: 10 day expedition cruises; in-depth exploration, expedition leader plus naturalists aboard, choice of daily included activities.

American Queen Steamboat
Metropolitan Touring

Destinations: Galapagos
Ship size: 40 - 90 passengers
Known for: three quality expedition boats; Pioneer in travel to Galapagos (since the 1960’s).

Lindblad Expeditions
Quasar Expeditions

Destinations: Galapagos
Ship size: 18 - 32 passengers
Known for: two small yachts; unique adventure cruises with comfortable and refined accommodation.

American Cruise Lines
Silversea Expeditions

Destinations: Galapagos
Ship size: 100 passengers
Known for: Luxurious Expedition Cruise, culinary excellence, onboard lectures, all-inclusive cruise fares (gratuities, small group excursions, all beverages included).

American Queen Steamboat
Un-Cruise Adventures

Destinations: Quito & Galapagos
Ship size: 48 passengers (La Pinta)
Known for: adventure travel to inspire appreciation the natural world; good value, casual atmosphere; all outside cabins w/floor to ceiling view windows.


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