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Eric, Letty and Flamingo Galapagos Islands

Eric, Letty and Flamingo Galapagos Islands

This three identical expedition yachts custom-designed for Galapagos cruising: the M/Y Eric, Flamingo I and Letty. Built in 1991 and refurbished annually, these identical superior first-class sister yachts accommodate no more than 20 guests and feature three decks of spacious staterooms with polished teak interiors trimmed with shiny brass fittings.

CHARACTERISTICS

  • Type: Superior first class motor yachts
  • Year Built: 1990-1993 specifically for Galapagos Islands cruising
  • Capacity: 20 exclusive guests in ten double cabins
  • Crew: 11 including your Captain and two naturalist guides
  • Cruising Speed: 8 knots
  • L.O.A.: 83 feet / 25 meters
  • BEAM: 24 feet / 7 ½ meters
  • DRAFT: 6 feet / 1.8 meters
  • GROSS TONS: 240
  • Engines: (2) 402 HP Caterpillar, 8-cylinder turbo diesel
  • Generators: (1) Perkins 90 KW and (1) John Deere 65KW
  • Water Capacity: 5,000 gallons / 18,921 liters
  • Watermaker Production: 1,200 gallons per day/ 4536 liters per day
  • Fuel Capacity: 5,400 gallons / 20,435 liters
  • Navigational Equipment: 24 mile Furuno radar, Furuno GPS, Electronic compass, magnetic compass, barometer
  • Communication: VHF-DSC CH70 and MF/HF with DSC radios

THE YACHTS ERIC , LETTY , FLAMINGO I

Accommodations include ten double outside-facing cabins with a window or porthole view, one double bed or two twin lower beds, fully air-conditioned with private bathroom (hot and cold water showers), bio-degradable soap/shampoo dispensers, hair dryer, closet, drawers, intercom and separate climate controls for your comfort.

There’s a dining room, well-stocked bar and conference area with a flat screen TV, library and panoramic picture windows. Or you can relax in a lounge chair on the sun deck, enjoying sea breezes and a sky full of stars.

ITINERARIES:

8 DAYS ITINERARY A, SUNDAY - SUNDAY

This itinerary is subject to change depending on the Park schedules.

  • Sunday: Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, SAN CRISTOBAL (airport)
  • Playa Ochoa (SN), Leon Dormido, SAN CRISTOBAL
  • Monday: Punta Pitt, (SN, PR, KY) SAN CRISTOBAL
  • Cerro Brujo (SN, PR, KY) SAN CRISTOBAL
  • Tuesday: Punta Suarez, ESPANOLA (Hood)
  • Gardner Bay (SN, PR, KY) ESPANOLA (Hood)
  • Wednesday: Punta Cormorant (PR), Devil’s Crown or Champion (SN), FLOREANA
  • Post Office Bay (PR, SN), FLOREANA
  • Thursday: Sierra Negra Volcano, ISABELA
  • Humedales or Las Tintoreras, Puerto Villamil, ISABELA
  • Friday: Bartolome or Las Bachas (PR, SN),
  • El Chato (Highlands) Los Gemelos, SANTA CRUZ
  • Saturday: South Plaza Island
  • CCFL (Darwin Station), SANTA CRUZ
  • Sunday: Interpretation Center, SAN CRISTOBAL

8 DAYS ITINERARY B, SUNDAY - SUNDAY

  • Sunday: Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, SAN CRISTOBAL (airport)
  • La Galapaguera Cerro Colorado, SAN CRISTOBAL
  • Monday: Prince Philip’s Steps (SN, PR, KY) GENOVESA (Tower)
  • Darwin Bay (SN, PR, KY), GENOVESA (Tower)
  • Tuesday: Las Bachas Beach (SN) or Mosquera Islet (SN, PR, KY)
  • North Seymour (SN, PR)
  • Wednesday: Punta Espinosa (SN), FERNANDINA
  • Elizabeth Bay or Punta Moreno (PR, KY) ISABELA
  • Thursday: Urbina Bay, ISABELA (SN, PR)
  • Tagus Cove, ISABELA (SN, PR, KY)
  • Friday: Puerto Egas, SANTIAGO (SN)
  • Rabida Island (SN, PR, KY)
  • Saturday: El Chato (Highlands) Las Primicias, SANTA CRUZ
  • CCFL (Darwin Station) SANTA CRUZ
  • Sunday: Interpretation Center, SAN CRISTOBAL (airport)

Eric , Letty and Flamingo yachts alternate two different full week 7 night itineraries as required by the Galapagos National Park in an effort to better reduce usage on heavily visited sites.

Rates include:

  • All meals
  • Transfers in the islands
  • All shore excursions with an English speaking naturalist guide

Not included:

  • US$100 Galapagos National Park entrance fee
  • US$10 Transit Control Card
  • Airfare from mainland Ecuador
  • Bottled beverages
  • Gratuities
  • Cancellation/medical insurance