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Our preferred Galapagos yachts and small cruise ships
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The Galapagos Islands lie on the Equator nearly 1000km west of mainland Ecuador. From seals and iguanas to turtles and finches, it is impossible not to be impressed by the uniqueness and diversity of the nature and wildlife. Here we list our favourite Galapagos boats.

Our preferred accommodation

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    Sailing yacht - ex Baltra - Tuesdays
    The Beagle is a lovely 105' steel hulled schooner with teak decks, lots of character, a spacious interior lounge and good outside deck space. She cruises at 8 knots under power and carries a maximum of 14 passengers.
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    Motor yacht - ex Baltra - Fridays, Sundays or Tuesdays
    A 100' steel-hulled motor yacht with plenty of space including a sun deck. Spacious communal areas. Cruises at 12 knots.
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    Eric and Letty

    Motor yacht - ex San Cristóbal - Sundays
    The boats are identical and carry up to 20 passengers. They are 83’ comfortable motor yachts with polished teak furnishings and cruise at 10-12 knots. The yachts offer regular and popular family departures.
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    Sailing yacht - ex San Cristóbal and Baltra - Saturdays
    A 210’ motor sailer with the classic looks of a 1920's yacht, with an infirmary and small pool. Cruises at 10-12 knots. Family departures.
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    Cruise ship - ex San Cristóbal and Baltra - Saturdays
    A classic 145' motor yacht built in Southampton in 1928. She has a colourful history, previously owned by Aristotle Onassis and given to Princess Grace of Monaco as a wedding gift, and also used during WWII at Dunkirk (she even captured a German torpedo E-boat!). The yacht features nine spacious double cabins (twin and double beds), inside and al fresco dining areas, sun deck, library, bar-salon and outdoor Jacuzzi. Cruises at 12 knots.
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    Isabela II

    Cruise ship - ex Baltra - Mondays, Tuesdays or Fridays
    A 166' deluxe passenger ship for 40 passengers. Very comfortable and spacious with plenty of deck space, hot tub, shop, library and infirmary. Email, radio, telephone and fax communications. Cruises at 10 knots.
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    La Pinta

    Cruise ship - ex Baltra - Monday, Thurday or Friday
    A 207' deluxe cruise ship carrying 48 passengers. Very comfortable with large social areas including a reception lounge, a lounge/bar, a dining room, a jacuzzi and gym, a library, a sky bar, and sundeck.
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    Mary Anne

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    Sailing yacht - ex Baltra - Saturdays
    An elegant 172 foot motor sailer with almost 1,000 square meters of sail, generous deck space and a beautifully wood-panelled interior. She cruises at 8 knots under power and carries a maximum of 16 passengers.
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    Ocean Spray

    Motor yacht - ex San Cristóbal and Baltra - Saturdays, Tuesdays, Thursdays
    A luxury catamaran with 8 spacious cabins, a sundeck and hot tub. There is a restaurant, bar, al fresco dining area and good outdoor deck space. There is one experienced naturalist guide and also a cruise manager, to help with organising daily activities.
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    Motor yacht - ex San Cristóbal - Sundays
    A 142’ luxury motor yacht custom designed for Galapagos cruising in 2016 and carrying up to 20 passengers. She has modern interiors and large picture windows, a sun deck with Jacuzzi, and plenty of outdoor space. Cruising at 12 knots she is built for fuel efficiency and stability. There is an open bar policy.
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    Motor yacht - ex Baltra - Saturdays
    The elegant 159 foot motor yacht cruises at 10 knots, has stabilizers to minimize motion at sea and boasts an exceptional amount of space for her 12 passengers. Built as a private luxury yacht and originally named Bellisima, the M/Y Passion still retains many of its original features such as its rose-coloured marble bathrooms and teak decks that make the vessel quite unique. She has a panoramic sky lounge and bar and sun deck with Jacuzzi.
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    Sailing yacht - ex Baltra - Tuesdays
    A charming 78’ motor yacht for up to 14 guests. Very good value. Cruises at 8½ knots under power.

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