Conceived for operations in remote areas, our state-of-the-art expedition vessel affords the perfect infrastructure for Galapagos exploration.
At just over 70 metres long, the generous, 5-deck craft holds 50 cabins for 90 guests and features ample, luxury-sized social areas indoors and out. This infrastructure and the crew’s heritage of decades of experience working in the islands allow guests to make the most of their Galapagos cruise experience.
|Construction:||2002 - Refurbishment: 2015|
|Motor:||2 Cummins engines KTA 38 – MO of 850 HP each|
|Accommodations:||Moon: 1 Legend Balcony suite, 8 Balcony suite Sky: 8 Balcony suite Earth: 28 Junior suite, 3 Standar interior Sea: 5 Standar plus|
|Beam:||13.4 metres / 43 feet|
|Length:||71.8 metres / 235 feet|
|Capacity:||90 guests / 50 cabins|
|Electricity:||440V – 220V – 110V throughout ship|
|Social areas:||Sun deck/terrace, shaded outside deck, bar, living room, dining room+|
|Crew:||60 - 8 (Includes Expedition Leader)|
4 Nights Northern Galapagos, Monday to Friday On this journey, we invite you to discover the glorious white beach of Las Bachas, Santiago Island (Buccaneer Cove and Puerto Egas), Rabida, Bartolome Island, and the sunken crater of Genovesa Island, Galapagos’ best natural aviary. We finish at the Tortoise Centre near Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, the capital of Galapagos Province.
4 Nights Eastern Galapagos, Saturday to Wednesday A journey from the eastern tip of San Cristobal Island, through to Santa Fe, South Plaza, the world-famous Charles Darwin Research Station on Santa Cruz Island, and then on to Espanola Island voted guide’s number 1 island in Galapagos, with its remarkable visitor site of Punta Suarez and its lovely beach at Gardner Bay. A journey to remember!
5 Nights Western Galapagos, Wednesday to Monday Join us to explore North Seymour Island, Isabela Island (Punta Vicente Roca, Tagus Cove and Urbina Bay), as well as Fernandina Island, the pristine jewel of the national park, the Charles Darwin Research Station, Floreana Island’s Post Office Bay and Punta Cormorant. An amazing odyssey round this magical archipelago!
5 Days – 4 Nights Northern Galapagos Islands, Monday to Friday Join us as we discover the glorious white beach of Las Bachas, Santiago Island (Buccaneer Cove and Puerto Egas), Rabida, Bartolome Island, and the sunken crater of Genovesa Island, Galapagos’ best natural aviary. End the trip on a high note watching Galapagos giant tortoises stroll through their natural habitat in the highlands of Santa Cruz Island before heading to the airport at Baltra.
7 Days – 6 Nights Eastern Galapagos Islands, Friday to Thursday This comprehensive journey, starting and ending in Baltra, takes us to the oldest islands in the Archipelago. We visit the sea lions of Mosquera Islet before heading to see the red-footed boobies in San Cristobal, the island where Darwin first set foot in the Galapagos. Meet the endemic land iguanas of Santa Fe, observe the colours of South Plaza, and stop in at the world-famous Charles Darwin Research Station on Santa Cruz, before heading on to top-rated Espanola and North Seymour, with an in-between stop at Eden Islet.
5 Days – 4 Nights Western Galapagos, Thursday to Monday Our journey begins at Dragon Hill on Santa Cruz Island, home to Galapagos land iguanas. The next day is spent at Isabela Island (Punta Vicente Roca) and Fernandina Island, the pristine jewel of the national park. From there, we are on to the world-famous Charles Darwin Research Station and its captive tortoise breeding program. Floreana Island’s Post Office Bay and Punta Cormorant round off the trip with insights into human presence on the islands.