Ecoventura yachtAustin-Lehman Adventures added a cruise division to its roster of land-based adventure vacations in the Americas, Europe, Africa and the Caribbean.

The Billings, Mont.-based tour operator will inaugurate the program with four commissionable cruises utilizing small expedition ships operated by Ecoventura, Sanctuary Retreats, InnerSea Discoveries and Delfin Amazon Cruises, respectively.

The new seven-night Ecuador/Galapagos Land & Sea tour, for example, includes five nights aboard the M.C. Athala II, a private, 16-passenger luxury yacht. The itinerary includes the islands of Santiago, Bartolome, Isabela and Fernandina as well as two nights at the Galapagos Safari Camp on Santa Cruz Island. The tour is priced from $5,498 per person, not including domestic air and park entrance fees.

The other sailings include a weeklong Alaska/Northern Passages & Glacier Bay, a four-night Peru/Amazon River Cruise and a seven-night Ecuador/Galapagos Islands tour. 

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