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M/Y Darwin

  • Destination: Galapagos Islands
  • Duration: 8 days
  • Runs On: Thursday, Monday, Sunday

The air-conditioned M/Y Darwin offers a comfortable base for exciting excursions to various islands and attractions in Galapagos. This 16-passenger motorized yacht lets you relax on the beautiful sun deck as you soak in all of the natural beauty surrounding you everywhere in Galapagos.

 

Itineraries

M/Y Darwin

Thursday – Thursday (8 days, Itinerary Discovery)
Thursday – Monday (5 days)/Monday – Thursday (4 days)

Thursday – Thursday (8 days, Itinerary Adventure)
Thursday – Sunday (4 days)/Sunday – Thursday (5 days)

Itinerary Discovery (5 days + 4 days)

Thursday

Baltra (Airport)

Mosquera Island

Friday

Plazas Island

Santa Fé Island

Saturday

Española Island (Gardner Bay – Gardner Islet & Osborn Islet – Punta Suárez)

Sunday

Floreana Island (Post Office Bay – Punta Cormorant – Devil’s Crown)

Monday

Santa Cruz Island (Charles Darwin Station – Airport – Twin Craters – Highlands)

Tuesday

Santiago Island (Puerto Egas – Espumilla Beach – Caleta Bucanero)

Wednesday

Bartolomé Island – Santiago Island (Sullivan Bay)

Thursday

North Seymour Island – Baltra (Airport)

 

All trip itineraries may be subject to change.

Itinerary Adventure (4 days + 5 days)

Thursday

Baltra (Airport)

Santa Cruz Island (Bachas Beach)

Friday

San Cristóbal Island (Punta Pitt – Cerro Brujo)

Saturday

San Cristóbal Island (León Dormido – Islas Lobos)

Sunday

Santa Cruz Island (Charles Darwin Station – Airport – El Chato – Highlands)

Monday

Isabela Island (Tintoreras – Galapaguera – Humedales)

Tuesday

Rábida Island

Santa Cruz Island (Cerro Dragón)

Wednesday

Sombrero Chino

Santa Cruz Island (Caleta Tortuga Negra)

Thursday

Daphne Island

Baltra (Airport)

 

All trip itineraries may be subject to change.

Technical Specifications & Amenities

M/Y Darwin: Tourist superior motorized yacht for 16 passengers

Technical Specs

  • Type: motorized yacht
  • Category: tourist superior
  • Year built: 1995
  • Length: 18 meters
  • Width: 5 meters
  • Capacity: 16 passengers
  • Speed: 9 knots
  • Crew: 6 plus naturalist guide

Amenities

The motorized yacht M/Y Darwin can accommodate 16 passengers in eight air-conditioned double cabins with private baths. A comfortable dining room, cozy lounge, and inviting sun decks with bar ensure a relaxing cruise experience. A well-trained crew takes care of the passengers, serving delicious national and international cuisine. The M/Y Darwin is a very enjoyable vessel to guide you on your exciting Galapagos adventure.

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); transit control card (currently USD $20); harbor tax on Isabela Island; admission to private ranches; Itabaca Channel ferry; other beverages; personal expenses; tips; snorkeling equipment

 

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