Natural Paradise - Review 2022
Experience the best of the Galapagos Islands with the Natural Paradise liveaboard! The luxurious boat was built in early 2016 and was especially designed to provide utmost comfort to its guests. It has indoor and outdoor dining areas, sun lounges, and a dive deck with platform. Not to mention the range of beautiful itineraries the Natural Paradise offers. Surely, guests will have a once in a lifetime experience in the stunning waters of Galapagos!
Our Overall Review
Reasons to buy:
Many people were happy with extensive cruise taking the divers to various locations to dive.
Many divers said that they were pleased with the crew as they were insightful and offered valuable advice.
Some people stated that the amenities on the boat exceeded their expectation and the private balconies was ideal for the elderly.
Several divers reported that sun deck was appealing to regenerate after a long day of activities.
Reasons NOT to buy:
- A couple of people noted that they weren't happy with the way the crew needing a tip after the trip was already payed for.
- Some divers said they would of liked a better itinerary to different islands of their choosing.
Where to book:
Where to book:
Diving on the Natural Paradise in Galapagos
Natural Paradise is a luxury yacht that was created in 2016. The boat is equipped with only the best facilities and amenities, and with its 10 attentive and experienced crew members and an official, bilingual naturalist guide on board, the service and the guests’ experience are guaranteed to be superb!
Natural Paradise can perfectly accommodate up to 16 guests in its 8 large suites, which are all equipped with air-conditioning units, comfortable beds, en-suite bathroom facilities, safe storage for your belongings, a dresser, and ample storage spaces. The suites are spacious and have large windows that allow for great views of the blue waters. The cabins that are situated on the upper deck may enjoy their own private balconies. Furthermore, Natural Paradise boasts its indoor saloon that has a warm but luxurious interior with comfortable sofas, it is fully air-conditioned and is equipped with modern entertainment facilities such as flat-screen television, DVD player, stereo and theatre-quality speakers, as well as a computer and a mini library!
The indoor saloon is spacious and has a luxurious atmosphere, but the coziness is also palpable. The high-quality wooden floors and warm colors of the interior make the place feel like home. It has large comfortable sofas, as well as tables and chairs for everyone’s convenience. The modern entertainment system that is installed in the saloon will surely keep everyone entertained. A mini library is also available on-board, which will surely be a delight for bookworms. Not to mention, the saloon is fully air-conditioned, so it’s a perfect place for guests who would love to have some break from the heat.
On the other hand, sun-lovers will surely love the spacious sun lounges. The sun decks are located on the upper deck and lower deck. Both sun decks have shaded areas, and both are also equipped with luxurious sun loungers, tables, and chairs. On the upper deck, however, the area is furnished with a Jacuzzi and it is where the lounge bar can be found. The sun lounges are the perfect place to get that perfect tan, have a breath of fresh air, enjoy the panoramic view of the Galapagos waters, or simply enjoy the sun with friends.
The dive deck is spacious and has all the amenities needed for water activities installed. Wetsuits and snorkeling gears are also available aboard for everyone’s use. Aside from the guests’ convenience, everyone’s safety is also a priority – that is why safety facilities that are internationally accredited are available onboard, including life vests, life racks, oxygen and first aid equipment, alarms, and fire fighting facilities.
The 8 spacious cabins, which can perfectly accommodate a maximum of 16 guests, are located in different parts of the luxury boat. All cabins have bright and elegant interiors, and all are installed with large windows, en suite bathroom facilities, comfortable beds, a dresser, large storage spaces, air conditioning facilities, and safe storage for valuables. On the upper deck, the suites are equipped with their own private balconies, allowing the guests to have some time alone while outdoors.
The boat also features an indoor and outdoor dining area, which are both equipped with large dining tables and elegant chairs. Guests will be served dishes from international cuisines in buffet style, three times a day! Assuredly, guests will feast not only gastronomically but also visually!
Natural Paradise offers a wide array of itineraries. Guests may choose from four, five, or eight days to explore the pristine waters of the Galapagos. Nevertheless, guests will surely enjoy the majestic islands, the rich marine life especially the majestic Galapagos tortoises that are renowned worldwide!