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The Tip Top 5 Galapagos Catamaran is the newest addition to the Tip Top Fleet. Built from the ground up to cruise the islands, the Tip Top 5 is the perfect balance of modern facilities, unique traits and outstanding itineraries. The Tip Top V features 10 cabins in two decks, her spacious interiors accommodate upper deck cabins with private balconies for the privacy & wildlife indulgence of her guests. A few appealing traits to the tip top 5 Galapagos Catamaran are interconnected cabins, free use of kayaks, and the inclusion of round airfare to/from the islands. Well appointed programs are 7 nights in length, cruising the Northwest or Eastern Islands, catering to travelers looking for the ultimate Galapagos experience.

American made, Grand Majestic Galapagos Yacht is the only modern mega-yacht cruising the Archipelago. A combination of unique traits, outstanding service, and the fastest navigation will warrant an enriching experience for all guests aboard. Come aboard the sporty and elegant Grand Majestic to enjoy luxurious social areas, a Master Suite & panoramic windows for landscape indulgence. Specifically built to cruise the islands, the Grand Majestic Galapagos Yacht is ideal for private charters, the whole crew, captain and guide will be fully committed in providing unparalleled high quality service. Cabin layout is available throughout 2 separate decks for comfort and privacy.  Finally, the Grand Majestic showcases the Galapagos in 3,4 & 7 night sailings. Far reaching itineraries featuring wildlife rich visit points, covering all corners in the archipelago.

Launched in the summer of 2018, the Endemic Galapagos Catamaran is a specialized megayacht custom designed especially for cruising the cerulean waters of the Galapagos Islands. Considered one of the most modern and luxurious ships in the archipelago, the Endemic Galapagos cruise is garnering stellar reviews month after month for its world-class service and unparalleled Galapagos exploration.  Spacious, comfortable, steady and eminently seaworthy, the Galapagos Endemic sets a new standard for luxury catamarans in its class. The Endemic features high tech computers for guest use, a large flat-screen television in the passenger lounge and Blu-ray player. A typical day on a luxury Galapagos yacht like the Endemic Galapagos Catamaran will include a morning expedition to a visitor point. You’ll witness the likes of Magnificent Frigate birds, Blue-footed boobies, sea lions, tortoises, iguanas, and Galapagos Penguins. Afterward, enjoy an exquisite lunch on board, relax in the Jacuzzi, and then enjoy an afternoon snorkel trip to world-class snorkeling destination. Lastly, enjoy another gourmet meal for dinner. Cap this off with a cold drink on the deck while watching a dazzling sunset and you have the perfect Galapagos day!

Upper Seck Solarium, Bar, and Jacuzzi of the Endemic Galapagos Catamaran
When you are not on your excursions, likely the majority of your time will be spent relaxing on the upper deck. The Endemic Galapagos cruise goes above and beyond, with both an upper deck wet bar and an interior salon bar.  The professional barman of the Endemic Galapagos cruise can rapidly whip up a fancy cocktail, pour a quality whiskey or glass of exceptional wine in a matter of seconds.

When nighttime rolls around, grab a blanket from your room and head up to the upper deck for a little bit of stargazing. With no lights in the surrounding area for miles and miles, you are guaranteed a show as long as the clouds are at bay.

 The World-class Crew of the Endemic Galapagos Catamaran
The Endemic Galapagos cruise has a friendly and impressive staff at your service, constantly maximizing your Galapagos experience. The onboard Sous chef prepares three exquisite meals per day, with options of international and national cuisine that will have your mouth watering. To cap it off, enjoy a delicious dessert. No need to bring snacks, as you will find free soda, coffee, and snacks 24/7.

The Endemic onboard yacht manager is available at all times to address any questions or issues onboard. Whether you want to rent a GoPro before your wildlife excursions or have any dietary restrictions, this professional staff member will assist you at every step of the way.

Luxury Estaterooms of the Endemic Galapagos Catamaran
Each cabin features a large private bathroom with all the amenities and toiletries you could need for your trip. Additionally, enjoy hot showers in the spacious bathroom, and don’t worry about bringing a hairdryer as the ship provides each cabin with one. Moreover, you will find a clothing line to dry your clothing and a hairdryer and a hot shower.

The rooms are truly unrivaled in the amount of space, even allowing for an office desk and gorgeous private balcony, and wall to wall glass windows. Each cabin has controllable air conditioning to set your room to your desired temperature. The beds of the Endemic Galapagos cruise cabins are spacious king-sized beds or two double beds for families.

Itineraries and Class Three Galapagos Naturalist Guide
The itineraries of the Endemic Galapagos cruise visit a significant number of Galapagos visit points and provide a wide array of options to choose from. Additionally, onboard you will have a world-class guide at your side. These Galapagos guides are full of wisdom and experience, creating an environment of education, fun, and safety to maximize your adventure.

Bonus Features of the Endemic Galapagos Catamaran
The Endemic is a child-friendly ship, offering interconnected cabins to keep everyone together, alternative food options for children with specific tastes, and 25% for your child under 12 years of age. There are also plenty of board games and a flat-screen television to keep children entertained while onboard. The Endemic also carries multiple glass-bottom kayaks to get up close with the wildlife surrounding the islands and the aquatic species swimming below.

The ultimate Galapagos experience, cruising through the Archipelago on a 20 capacity Megayacht newly released to crystalline waters in 2018. A stellar yacht with unrivaled comfort, high performance, modern and stylish, environmentally friendly. Well-appointed accommodation in large staterooms, private balconies, and large interiors are only but a few of the unique traits the Infinity Galapagos yacht has in store for its guests. Complying and exceeding with all international safety standards, the Infinity features state of the art safety and navigation for up to 20 guests. Accommodation and services feature 8 cabins including 2 suites, Al-fresco dining, sunbathing in large solariums, and an interior lounge area for daily briefings. Itineraries showcase the best of the islands, with programs cruising to the far north and west of the archipelago

Staterooms of the Infinity Galapagos Yacht
Each spacious cabin of the Infinity Galapagos cruise is tailormade with the customer experience in mind. This is why every customer gets to sit back on cozy furniture in their own private balcony affording stunning views of the Islands. In the interior, Infinity cabins are outfitted with an ensuite bathroom including a hot shower with all the necessary toiletries for bathing and a hairdryer. Additionally, the staterooms have more than enough storage for your belongings, a safe for valuables, a work desk, and stylish furniture. Suites 1 and 5 also have flat-screen television and the ability to convert the bed into king-sized, perfect for honeymooners and couples.

Social areas of the Infinity Galapagos Yacht
The Infinity Galapagos cruise has plenty of spacious common areas to find your own corner and relax. A guest favorite, the massive upper deck solarium fitted with a state of the art jacuzzi, wet bar, reclining furniture, an expansive sunbathing cushion, and shaded area. This is the perfect spot to relax between excursions to catch up on your current book, socialize with guests, grab a cat nap, and soak in the equatorial rays.

The crew of the Infinity Galapagos Yacht
One aspect that makes the Infinity Galapagos Cruise truly special is the world-class crew that helps you every step of your adventure. Your veteran class three guide is a walking Galapagos encyclopedia, with in-depth knowledge of the processes, animals, and history of the islands. Luckily with the Galapagos 16 Guests to 1 guide ratio and the 20 guests of the infinity, you will have two of these professional guides. While other cruises in its class typically have 16 guests and one guide, you will have fewer guests per guide allowing for more questions.

Your onboard Sous chef is a master in the kitchen, crafting three delicious meals per day that will blow your taste buds out of the water. Additionally, meals come with an exquisitely prepared desert. Between excursions, enjoy tasty snacks and freshly squeezed fruit juices. The professional barman is always manning the bar, ready to create any tropical cocktail or pour a fine glass of wine or whiskey. the bar is stocked with premium international and nation liquors, along with local beer. Lastly, the room service of the Infinity Galapagos yacht is impressive, as behind the scene members of the crew keep your room tidy and clean while you are away during your adventure.

Bonus features of the Infinity Galapagos Yacht
Traveling in a group of six or more? Enjoy a 10 percent group discount. Additionally, minors under the age of 12 are eligible for discounts of 20 percent.

Custom designed to cruise the Galapagos, Letty Galapagos Yacht are first class vessel accommodating up to 20 guest in 3 ample decks featuring shiny brass fittings. Essential elements that guarantee the perfect Galapagos encounter account for 7 night expeditions with daily briefings, guided excursions with expert naturalist guides, complimentary use of snorkel – wet suit equipment, and kayaking on open sea. 10 large staterooms with polished teak interiors are available in twin and double configurations, air conditioned and fully stocked with cabin amenities, private bathrooms and toiletries. Common areas include an open and shaded solarium with loungers, wildlife observation areas, a fully stocked bar and boutique.

The Origin and Theory Galapagos cruises redefine luxury, twin yachts tailormade for comfort and relaxation in the Galapagos Islands. Sustainable cruising & fuel efficiency on seven-night voyages caters to guests searching for that unique and all-encompassing Galapagos experience. Common areas feature expansive interior and exterior observation areas, affording guests unrivaled observation of the islands and the incredible wildlife within. The Origin and theory Galapagos cruise are 20 passenger mega yachts, each accommodating guests in ten deluxe staterooms with panoramic windows; showcasing scenic ocean views. An ideal choice for family travel with triple accommodation and interconnected cabins. Understated luxury awaits with gourmet style menus, an extensive sun deck with day beds, a fitness center, and a crew of 13 looking after each and every need. Additionally, by booking with the Origin and Theory Yachts, you will be supporting the sustainable foundation pioneered by Ecoventure, the Galápagos Biodiversity & Education for Sustainability Fund.

The Crew of the Origin and Theory Galapagos cruises
With a crew of 13 and only 20 guests, you will be getting the ultimate experience in terms of having every one of your needs met.  Need a cocktail? Your professional barman will be manning the bar, awaiting your order of a fancy tropical cocktail or quality spirit. While you out having the time of your life on excursions, your room will look brand new and stocked with toiletries upon your return.

However, one of the ultimate highlights is the 20 guest capacity that the Origin and Theory contains. Why is that an advantage? Most ships only have 16 guests. With every 16 guests, a ship must add a new Galapagos naturalist guide. With 20, you will have two onboard, meaning a guide for every ten guests rather than one per sixteen! These guides are professionally trained, with in-depth knowledge of the wildlife and ecosystems of the Galapagos islands.  Lastly, enjoy thrice daily incredibly crafted meals made by the professionally trained sous chef. Eat a smorgasbord of international and national cuisine, all ingredients of sustainable and fresh origin. Additionally, enjoy an alfresco barbecue on the upper deck solarium, a meal that guaranteed blow your mind.

Unrivaled Estate Rooms of the Origin and Theory Cruises
There is nothing better than waking up to a fantastic view afforded by the grand estate rooms of the Origin and Theory yachts. With wide panoramic windows in every cabin, enjoy the best views of the Galapagos, a picturesque view every moment you step into your sun-lit room. Sleep on clouds with beds fit with memory foam topping and high-quality linens, and the softest pillows. Set the room temperature to your liking with the air condition controls, so you are never uncomfortable.

Additionally, every cabin includes a private bathroom running hot water, where the ocean view continues. Each room contains a blow dryer, a safe box for your valuables, and all the toiletries you could need.  Every room is convertible, whether you are a couple looking for a king bed, or guests that want twin beds. Moreover, for families, there is the option of three beds in one room, so everyone is all together.

You won’t find these perks on any other yachts of the Galapagos fleet.  Within every stateroom on the Origin and Theory yacht, enjoy an Apple TV with a pre-loaded movie selection on a nice flat-screen television. Additionally, every cabin is equipped with a universal docking station for mobile devices, and in-room Espresso machine and tea kettle.

Sophisticated Social Area of the Origin and Theory Cruises
While many luxury ships have around 113 feet, the origin and theory boast 140 feet. With this size to expand social areas, you will have plenty of places to wander around the ship enjoying the wonderful Galapagos views.  The salon has a classic layout with comfortable and fashionable furniture, where your class three naturalist guides will brief you on the following day’s activities.

On the upper deck solarium, soak in the hot waters of a six-seater jacuzzi.  This is the perfect spot to relax between excursions and warm up after snorkeling sessions. The large deck, wet bar, and comfortable deck furniture set the perfect environment for mingling with other guests, or catch up on that book you haven’t found the time for. Lastly, if the excursions don’t tire you out enough or you need to get in a nice stretch,  get in a few workouts during the week. The origin and theory have the perfect small gym, full of weights and cardio equipment.

Bonus Features of the Origin and Theory Cruises
Enjoy the great discounts and family options available on these twin Galapagos yachts.  Children aged 6 to 11 receive a 25% discount, and teens aged 12 to 17 receive a 15% discount off the cruise rate (excluding holiday weeks). On both the Origin & Theory, college-age students get a 10% discount from age 18 to 21. These discounts cannot be combined with any other discounts or promotions.

Travelers with children, teens, and young adults have the option to choose dates with designated family departures, crafted to cater to families with similar-aged children. Family departures are during major school breaks and feature exclusive age-appropriate activities that bring the magic of the Galapagos to a multi-generational audience. For example, teen family departures have a faster pace and are more physically demanding. This includes longer hikes, kayaking, and more snorkeling opportunities. Lastly, travelers with teenagers who book on summer family EPI departures can participate in a cultural exchange with local Galapagueño students through Ecology Project International.

A newcomer to the archipelago fleet, the Petrel Galapagos Catamaran is a luxury cruise named after a common sea bird in the Galapagos, following the same traits and behavior, cruising swiftly with elegance, and silent at sea. The Petrel was built with comfort and stability as primary features and is equipped with spacious lounge areas, large cabins, and Jacuzzi. Far-reaching itineraries feature comprehensive programs throughout the center-west and south-north islands in the Galapagos. Modern interiors with friendly and professional customer-centric staff set the perfect condition for an unforgettable experience. Best of all, the Petrel Galapagos Catamaran provides close encounters with untamed wildlife in a remarkable ecosystem that never ceases to amaze all guests coming across its shores.

Stunning Social Areas of the Petrel Galapagos Catamaran
While you are in between the fantastic excursions of the Galapagos island, relax on a stunning megayacht you would find in Hollywood movies. In the dining area, feast in royalty thrice daily on cuisine prepared by your professional sous chef. Typically, the Cruise food menu is composed of a mix of local Ecuadorian style along with your international staples. Think local Galapagos lobster or steak for dinner, eggs any style for breakfast including french toast or pancakes, and a wonderful bbq of various meats for lunch. Have any dietary restrictions?  The staff of the Petrel Galapagos yacht staff can work around any diet to meet your wishes. After excursions, the chef prepares delicious snacks awaiting your return, fueling you with energy throughout the day. You’ll need it, as the thrilling adventures are non stop for days on end!

Within the Petrel Galapagos cruise salon area, wind down on cozy plush furniture in the afternoon where your class three guide will present a short briefing about the activities of the following day, including some fascinating history and the endemic animals you are likely to see. This area also includes a bar, with an excellent inventory of premium, international, and local spirits along with a selection of beer, wine, and champagne. Before dinner, grab your beverage of choice and watch your guide’s presentation which will be hooked up to a large flat screen and entertainment system.

On the upper deck solarium, head to the wet bar to grab those tropical cocktails without ever having to head downstairs. Relax on outdoor reclining furniture and lean back in total relaxation and soak in the equatorial rays. Last but not least the jacuzzi. The most enjoyable aspect of the upper deck solarium is the 360 panoramic views where you can witness dolphins, magnificent frigatebirds and fulls flying along with the ship, and large humpback whales. Additionally, there are parts both shaded and unshaded so you can relax in the warm rays of the equatorial sun, and then have a respite in the comfort of the shade.

Cabins and Deluxe Suites of the Petrel Galapagos Catamaran
The Petrel Galapagos cruise designers went above and beyond in the pursuit of creating the perfect abode. Well-lit cabins include bountiful storage for your belongings, safety boxes for valuables, magnificent panoramic windows yielding to stunning Galapagos landscapes, and of course private bathrooms with hot water and biodegradable toiletries. Flexibility in suites allows for a choice between a double bed or two twins catering to families.

If you want to go for the ultimate upgrade, ask about the premium suites featuring a lounge area with plush furniture, extra-large windows, and king-sized beds. Best of all, private balconies create an intimate setting for witnessing the Galapagos, perfect for honeymooners or guests that want their own private show of the islands.

Flexible itinerary options of the Petrel Galapagos Catamaran
With 4, 5, 6, and 8-day itineraries, the options for duration and activities are limitless. The shorter 4 and 5-day itineraries focus on the central and eastern islands. These include:

Española: The southernmost island of the Galapagos, and a famous breeding site of waved albatrosses. Wonderful island for witnessing the marine iguanas and charismatic sea lions.

Genovesa: A stunning volcanic caldera, containing thousands of storm petrol and many endemic birds.

Santa Cruz: The second-largest island of Galapagos, it is home to black-lava shores, stunning rock cliffs, amazing lava tunnels, and pristine beaches like Tortuga Bay.

Santiago: Also known as San Salvador, named after San Salvador Island, or as James Island. The island, which consists of two overlapping volcanoes Marine Iguanas, sea lions, fur seals, land and sea turtles, flamingos, crabs, dolphins, and sharks are found here.

The six and eight-day itineraries of the Petrel Galapagos cruise include many fascinating stops on Isabela, the largest and most volcanically active island of the Galapagos Islands. On this island, you can witness five species of giant tortoises, humpback whales, sea lions, and incredible amounts of marine biodiversity surrounding mangrove lagoons. You will also visit Floreana, which contains an incredible flamingo lagoon and snorkeling spots full of wildlife and stunning corals. Lastly, spend some time on Santa Cruz, continue east to Santa Fe and San Cristobal

Bonus Features of the Petrel Galapagos Catamaran
Cruisegoers with children under the age of 12 are eligible for a 25 percent discount. Additionally, the ship is equipped with snorkeling and wetsuit all included in the ticket price.

 

The Estrella del Mar Galapagos Yacht provides some fine cruising aboard her elegant interiors. Guest will appreciate her generous confines, a knowledgeable naturalist guide, and a crew of seven for an enriching experience exploring the Islands. A 16 passenger capacity vessel with 8 fully equipped cabins featuring private baths, hot water and windows with air conditioning. Itineraries aboard Estrella showcase the western islands in a thorough 10 day program and southeastern islands can be approached with short 7 programs or the full 10 day itinerary.

The Aqua Galapagos Yacht features a week of naturalist activities for the avid and intrepid traveler, followed by a diving week for those looking to explore the islands underwater. A unique approach making it one of the few cruises to offer such a versatile approach to the archipelago. A spacious yacht that accommodates a fully equipped diving platform, 8 cabins hosting 16 passengers in three decks; and large lounge areas for leisure and relaxation. Itineraries aboard Aqua Galapagos yacht spoils guests to the best diving spots in the Galapagos such as Darwin and wolf, furthermore comprehensive naturalist activities offer the possibility for long or short programs.

The Passion Galapagos yacht redefines sophistication and exclusivity, a cruise privately owned – now fully renovated; retaining her elegance and character. Unlike any other vessel, the Passion Galapagos cruise features astonishingly large living areas for a small group of 14 guests with a service ratio of one crew member per guest. Alfresco meals can be served in the exterior dining area, a beautiful panoramic sky lounge and wide lounge chairs and a hot Jacuzzi available for your leisure. Exterior settings of the Passion Galapagos yacht is composed of more than 200m of fine teak decking, 5 spacious staterooms 2 with double bathrooms and private lounges ensuring the highest level of comfort. Pick your choice from east & west programs available in 8-day departures affording an outstanding, all-encompassing Galapagos adventure.

Spacious Estate Rooms on the Passion Galapagos Yacht
The Passion Galapagos cruise runs 159 feet, 30 percent larger than other cruises of its class. With this extra space to work with, the yacht design allows for unbelievably large estate rooms.  Each contains a private balcony to enjoy spectacular views, endemic wildlife, and intimate conversations. Additionally, each cabin contains a private bathroom designed with teakwood flooring and Italian marble.

However, the most unique aspect of these bathrooms is the bathtubs, as the Passion Galapagos Yacht is the only ship to offer this feature in the Galapagos. Lastly, every room includes a safe for valuables, toiletries for bathing, air conditioning, reading lights, electronic ports for charging, an entertainment system with a flat-screen television, and the highest quality linens. Each room is tastefully decorated with a Galapagos theme and includes panoramic windows offering neverending striking views. For the ultimate upgrade, take a look into the VIP and Master Suites, each containing two bathrooms, a spacious lounge with cozy furniture, and king-sized beds.

Unrivaled Social Areas of the Passion Galapagos Yacht
Ship designers went above and beyond with the Passion Galapagos cruise, creating a 360-degree panoramic sky lounge. Compared to any other cruise’s interior living areas, this stunning interior living area provides the best views of the Galapagos while allowing you a respite from the sun. This area is full of stylish and cozy furniture, where you can sip on a tropical cocktail, catch up on your favorite book, and watch magnificent landscapes pass by.

Every afternoon, unwind on the cozy furniture in the sky lounge salon. Your class three Galapagos naturalist guide will give a short briefing on the activities of the following days. Afterward, enjoy a masterful dinner in the charming dining area prepared by a professional sous chef, generally a mix of international and national cuisine.  Saving the best for last, enjoy the warm rays of the Equatorial sun on the upper deck solarium. This area has adjustable cushioned lounge chairs, a jacuzzi for warming up between those snorkeling excursions, and an alfresco barbeque area and dining table. Once a week, enjoy a fantastic meal in the great outdoors with delicious freshly squeezed national fruit juices.

The world-class crew of the Passion Galapagos Yacht
With more staff than guests, you will never have a moment of need during your Galapagos visit. The Passion Galapagos cruise staff includes a professional chef cooking up delicious meals thrice daily including dessert, a veteran captain taking you to the new location, a barman that can craft any cocktail you desire in moments, and many assistants to help with excursions, daily activities, and room service.

Itineraries of the Passion Galapagos Yacht
Short itineraries of 5 and 4 days focus on the eastern and center islands, where you can explore the oldest of the Galapagos islands full of green vegetation. These include:

Española: The southernmost island of the Galapagos, and a famous breeding site of waved albatrosses. Wonderful island for witnessing the marine iguanas and charismatic sea lions.

Genovesa: A stunning volcanic caldera, a bird paradise out of Jurrasic park with thousands of storm petrol and many endemic birds.

Santa Cruz: The second-largest island of Galapagos, it is home to black-lava shores, stunning rock cliffs, amazing lava tunnels, and pristine beaches like Tortuga Bay.

Santiago: Also known as San Salvador, named after San Salvador Island, or as James Island. The island, which consists of two overlapping volcanoes. Here, enjoy views of the Galapagos fauna, including marine iguanas, sea lions, fur seals, land and sea turtles, flamingos, crabs, dolphins, and sharks

8-day Itinerary of the Galapagos Passion Yacht:
This itinerary includes many fascinating stops the pristine western islands, and a Galapagos visitor favorite, Isabela island, the largest and most volcanically active island of the Galapagos Islands. On this island, you can witness five species of giant tortoises, humpback whales, sea lions, and incredible amounts of marine biodiversity surrounding mangrove lagoons. You will also visit Floreana, which contains an incredible flamingo lagoon and snorkeling spots full of wildlife and stunning coral.

 

 
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