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THE GOLONDRINA YACHT WELCOMES YOU ON BOARD The Golondrina is a spacious and comfortable motor yacht that accommodates 16 passengers in comfortable double cabins, all furnished and equipped to provide guests a relaxing cruise in the Galapagos...more
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Reviewed December 4, 2018 via mobile

This boat is very expensive in comparison to the quality you get. We did a 5 days/4 nights tour. The first day you will go to a beach in the afternoon by foot. In the evening you sleep in a hotel. There is a guide...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Basss7
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I had booked onto a different boat for our 8 day tour (Yacht Angelito). However, on arrival we were told that the Angelito had broken down and that the Golondrina would replace it for the first 3 nights. While at first we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Tierra-Verde-Tours, Marketing at Golondrina Yacht, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2018

Dear Rebecca, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a rewiew, it is important for us to know the things you liked and how we can improve. We really hope to have you back on board in the future. Greetings to you...More

Reviewed October 1, 2018

Just came back from an 8-day Itinerary C trip to the eastern Islands. Had the time of my life and would definitely recommend the Golondrina. Not a pleasure cruise, though. The boat is small, small cabins, small dining room. This means the waves are definitely...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Matan B
Tierra-Verde-Tours, Marketing at Golondrina Yacht, responded to this reviewResponded October 10, 2018

Dear Matan, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review, we are so grateful. We are going to do our best to improve our services as well as the infrastructure of our yacht, your valuable comments are much appreciated in order...More

Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

We had a great time on the Golondrina. The boat was much smaller than others but this is what we wanted. We had lots of snorkeling opportunities the only problem was there was not enough masks for the 16 on board so we had to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Leonie S
Tierra-Verde-Tours, Marketing at Golondrina Yacht, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2018

Dear Leonie, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review, it is really important for us to receive feedback so we can improve our servicies and infrastructure. We are so sorry to hear about the problems of our masks, we are...More

Reviewed July 24, 2018

Please do visit the fantastic Galapagos Islands, which can be fully appreciated with a boat tour only. I am conscious that a cruise can cost you a small fortune, but if you decide that it is worth it (and it is!), do not let this...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 21, 2018

I booked the 8 day itinerary "D" heading west. I had read up first that a longer trip was necessary to travel to see a wider variety of flora and fauna but also to get out to the further coasts of Islands. There were a...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Tierra-Verde-Tours, Marketing at Golondrina Yacht, responded to this reviewResponded July 24, 2018

Dear Catherine, Thank you so much for your review. We are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your trip. We are going to do our best to improve our services and also our internal and external infrastructure. We really hope to see you again...More

Reviewed June 28, 2018

We booked the Golondrina I for the 7N/8D trip, itinerary "D", with Columbus Travel. Price 4.900 USD (incl. airfares) for two persons. The Galapagos Islands were the paradise we hoped them to be. The crew and the nature guide caused us a brillant trip. All...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Tierra-Verde-Tours, Marketing at Golondrina Yacht, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2018

Dear Horst, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review. We would also like to thank you for the feedback about our services and internal-external infrastructure. This allows us to enhance our services as well as the infraestructure of our yacht....More

Reviewed June 23, 2018

Our group of nine (two families with teens and a tween) couldn't be more happy with our 8-day Galapagos tour on the Golondrina (and we just got back today!). The trip itinerary was filled with land and water excursions, even more that we had expected!...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Tierra-Verde-Tours, Marketing at Golondrina Yacht, responded to this reviewResponded June 26, 2018

Dear Tammy C, Thank you so much your recent stay and for taking the time to share your experience. We are very happy to know you enjoyed your trip, our staff and our amazing islands. We look forward to the opportunity of welcoming you back...More

Reviewed May 25, 2018 via mobile

We took the 8 days / 7 nights cruise, itinerary C. The crew did a great job to make us feel comfortable, always polite and with a smile on their face (ok, except the captain...quite a serious / non talkative guy). Our guide Ivan was...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Tierra-Verde-Tours, Marketing at Golondrina Yacht, responded to this reviewResponded May 28, 2018

Dear HelioRG, Thank you so much for your detailed review, We appreciate you bringing your concerns to our services and attention so that we can correct them. We will be glad to take into account your recommendations or the negative things about our services. Next...More

Reviewed April 16, 2018

My husband and I spent 8 days on Golondrina from 6th - 13th April 2018. We can highly recommend going on this cruise! Our guide Willy was fantastic and the crew on board made every effort to make sure we enjoyed our stay as much...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Brian H
Tierra-Verde-Tours, Marketing at Golondrina Yacht, responded to this reviewResponded April 16, 2018

Dear Brian Thank you for lovely review! Nothing pleases us more than to know that we have provided everything necessary for you to have a wonderful trip. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Golondrina Team

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