About Haugan Cruises

Haugan Cruises is owned and managed jointly by experienced personnel from both Ecuador and Europe. Our aim is that you will be transformed after your visit our yachts. Luxury for us is not about brands, price or design, but about feelings and authenticity. 

All of us can change the perspective, being more conscious and mindful to achieve a beneficial impact. we are convinced that an extraordinary journey to the extraordinary will be the trigger to achieve it! 

Business Policy for Haugan Cruises

We are a tour operator and hotel company that offers unique experiences, promoting a proper relationship with the natural and social environment. We differentiate ourselves by the responsable management of our products with the environment and the community; offering a high-quality service by trained motivated staff.

Corporate Responsibility

Our company believes in just and fair treatment to contributors, just payment to suppliers according to established times and negotiations, and eco-minded environmental practices with respect for social diversity.


Our mission is to offer our customers luxury products of excellent quality, services, and social and environmental responsibility while achieving a high level of satisfaction with their experiences that allow them to be the best communicators and allies in promotiong products.


By 2022 we see ourselves as the leading Ecuadorian company selling luxury products around the world, through optimal environmental and social management that will allow profitability and generation of local employment.

Excellent value for money Haugan

Cruises is the sole operator of the luxury trimaran Camila, and builders of the Athala, Athala II, Cormorant, Petrel and Ocean Spray. By basing our operations in Ecuador we offer all our customers top quality expeditions on board the best Galapagos cruises.


We care for the world we live in and we support conservation. We are always seeking to operate in a more environmentally friendly manner. Wherever possible we source from suppliers which have proven green credentials. We work closely with the Galapagos National Park and always ensure we meet or exceed the Park’s regulations.

Supporting the Local Community

We support the local community in many ways. Local people from Galapagos own a large portion of the company and hold key operational positions in Haugan Cruises. Where ever possible we will source locally. A significant proportion of our supplies come from the local community. The entire crew and guide are residents of the Galapagos Islands.

Volunteer Programs Ecuador & Galapagos

Haugan Cruises is one of the main supporters of the Bolivar Education Volunteer Program. The volunteer program helps find and place volunteers into worthy projects throughout Ecuador and Galapagos. The charitable projects are varied and include: health programs, child welfare, environmental projects, animal welfare, agricultural education and professional internships. Check us out on TripCook.com! Travel Company Listings for Ecuador.