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Natural Paradise

Cruise Ships in The Galapagos Islands : Natural Paradise

A highly personalised 16 passenger luxury catamaran, the Natural Paradise blends modern facilities and amenities with a reasonable price tag. With cabins ranging from 16-33 sq m the ship offers some of the largest rooms for its price point as well as a spacious sun deck equipped with Jacuzzi.


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Built in 2016, the Natural Paradise was well designed, making the most of their four decks with plenty of outdoor leisure space including a full length sun deck featuring a barbecue alfresco dining area and an eight-person Jacuzzi.

All nine cabins are well furnished with either two twin beds or one matrimonial bed (suites are king size). In addition they contain plenty of storage space, private bathroom, hot water and air conditioning. Indoor and outdoor social areas and lounges provide plenty of options for relaxing in your downtime, while your naturalist guide answers any questions about the wildlife, biology and geology of the islands in nightly meetings.

During the day you'll enjoy a variety of excursions including hiking, snorkelling and dinghy rides, giving visitors a variety of unique experiences.


A big bonus of the Natural Paradise are the exceptionally large cabins for the boat's price point. Ranging from 16 to 32 sq m, guests will enjoy plenty of space in addition to modern amenities and in the case of suites, private balconies.

Lower Deck Cabin

These two cabins are the smallest on the ship and contain porthole windows rather than full length windows. With a location on the lower deck they do provide some of the most stable accommodations.

Main Deck Cabin

The two main deck cabins are 16 sq m and feature either twin beds or a convertible California king. Full size windows offer plenty of natural lighting.

Main Deck Suite

The main deck suites feature a huge 33 sq m room plan with a king size bed in addition to a separate living area with a queen size sofa bed and seating with TV/DVD facilities.

Upper Deck Junior Suite

The two upper deck junior suites are 21 sq m in size and can be configured with two twin beds or one California king bed. In addition these rooms feature private balconies.

Upper Deck Suite

The top end cabins on the boat, the upper deck suites offer 33 sq m of room space with a king size bed and private balcony looking off the stern.


  • Breakfast is a buffet style served in the indoor dining room.
  • Lunch is a buffet style served in the indoor dining room, or a once-a-week alfresco barbecue.
  • Dinner is a buffet style served in the indoor dining area.
  • There is complimentary tea and coffee on offer all day.


  • 3 night northern islands.
  • 4 night central and eastern islands.
  • 7 night western and southern islands.
  • 7 night eastern, central and northern islands.

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  • Daily landings
  • Zodiac cruising
  • Trekking
  • Kayaking
  • Snorkelling
  • Wildlife viewing
  • On board lectures


  • Library (including DVD library)
  • Open bridge
  • Indoor and outdoor bar areas
  • Panoramic observation deck
  • Jacuzzi