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M/V Isabela II

  • Destination: Galapagos Islands
  • Duration: 5 days
  • Runs On: Monday, Friday, Tuesday

The 40-passenger Isabela II cruise ship is one of the most luxurious ships in Galapagos. Its elegant, but relaxed ambiance guarantees an amazing Galapagos cruise experience. It offers first-class amenities and a beautiful sundeck to enjoy the breath-taking views and natural beauty of the Galapagos Islands.

 

Itineraries

M/V Isabela II

Itinerary Central Islands: Monday – Friday (5 days)
Itinerary Southern Islands: Friday – Tuesday (5 days)
Itinerary Northern Islands: Tuesday – Monday (7 days)

Itinerary Central Islands

 

Monday

Baltra (Airport)

Santa Cruz Island (Charles Darwin Station)

Tuesday

Santa Fe Island

South Plazas Island

Wednesday

North Seymour Island

Santa Cruz Island (Bachas Beach)

Thursday

Bartolome Island

Santiago Island (Sullivan Bay)

Friday

Baltra (Airport)

 

All trip itineraries may be subject to change.

Itinerary Southern Islands

Friday

Baltra (Airport)

Santa Cruz Island (Charles Darwin Station)

Saturday

Floreana Island (Post Office Bay – Baronessa Tower – Punta Cormorant – Champion Islet)

Sunday

Española Island (Punta Suarez – Gardner Bay)

Monday

San Cristóbal Island (Punta Pitt – Cerro Brujo)

Tuesday

San Cristóbal Island (Airport)

 

All trip itineraries may be subject to change.

Itinerary Northern Islands

Tuesday

San Cristóbal (Airport – Tortoise Breeding Center – Cerro Colorado)

Wednesday

Genovesa Island (Prince Philip’s Steps – Darwin Bay)

Thursday

Santiago Island (Buccaneer Cove – Puerto Egas)

Friday

Fernandina Island (Punta Espinoza)

Isabela Island (Tagus Cove)

Saturday

Isabela Island (Urbina Bay – Punta Vicente Roca)

Sunday

Rábida Island

Santa Cruz Island (Cerro Dragón)

Monday

Baltra (Airport)

 

All trip itineraries may be subject to change.

Technical Specifications & Amenities

M/V Isabela II: First-class motorized vessel for 40 passengers

Technical Specs

  • Type: motorized cruise ship
  • Category: first class
  • Year built: 1979 (renovated in 2000)
  • Length: 53.72 meters
  • Width: 11.58 meters
  • Capacity: 40 passengers
  • Speed: 10 knots
  • Crew: 24 plus 3 naturalist guides

Amenities

The Isabela II cruise ship can accommodate 40 passengers in 20 cabins and one suite. It is one of the most luxurious cruise ships in Galapagos. Its elegant, but relaxed ambiance guarantees an amazing Galapagos cruise experience. The entire ship is climate controlled. All of the cabins are spacious and equipped with private baths. Additional amenities include a bar, dining room, jacuzzi, fitness room, and a sundeck to enjoy the breath-taking views and natural beauty of the Galapagos Islands.

Services

Included:
accommodations as outlined in your reservation; all Galapagos transfers associated with the cruise; daily excursions to the islands; all meals during the cruise; bilingual naturalist guide (English/Spanish); coffee, tea, bottled water

Not included:

roundtrip flight to/from Galapagos; admission to Galapagos National Park (currently USD $100); tourist card (currently USD $20); other beverages; personal expenses; tips; snorkeling equipment; neoprene suit

 

Please Note: Services listed in the itinerary may be subject to change due to organizational or climate factors.