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Explore the Galapagos islands in absolute comfort and style aboard the Blue Spirit Galapagos Yacht, a spectacular 104-foot cruiser. This Yacht uniquely caters for those interested in both diving and naturalist adventures, accommodating 16 passengers split into 10 commodious estate rooms. Recently remodeled in the spring of 2019, this ship has been tastefully outfitted with all of the modern luxuries, comforts, and technologies. Some of the highlights? Wine and dine like royalty as you are served international and Ecuadorian cuisine crafted by talented sous chef Johnny. Cruise towards new horizons full of breathtaking volcanic landscapes housing hundreds of endemic creatures, as Captain Washington steers this sophisticated yacht to the next destination. Relax on the cozy upper deck solarium soaking up the equatorial rays, and as the sun sets, witness the cosmos as you’ve never seen before. Best of all, stroll through a new world full of unique and unafraid creatures, led by your national park guide, a bilingual professional with a wealth of information surrounding every aspect of the islands. For scuba divers, know that safety is the number one priority ship, with one master diver for every 8 guests. Enjoy one of the places on earth where the protection of marine and terrestrial wildlife is unrivalled, allowing life to flourish naturally and unchecked

International Tag-Team of the Blue Spirit Galapagos Yacht
Blue Spirit LLC is a veteran cruise company out of the USA’s very own sunshine state, Florida, and they have combined forces with European management and local Galapagos staff to make this trip truly spectacular. Bringing the brightest minds and most devoted workers in the tourism industry, the Blue spirit team has crafted a once in a lifetime experience for all that choose this wonderful yacht.

Staterooms of the Blue Spirit Galapagos Yacht
The Blue spirit Galapagos cruise houses 10 bright and spacious cabins spread across two decks, including one in the lower deck cabin for those worried about seasickness. Each cabin features a private ensuite bathroom with a hot shower, blow dryer, all necessary toiletries, and a vanity unit. Additionally, store your belongings and clothing in the abundant wardrobes along with a safe for valuables. The panoramic windows afford guests a fantastic view of magnificent Galapagos landscapes. In the case you need to make a call, each room is equipped with a phone system. Lastly, the icing on the cake, enjoy the refillable bottles provided by the Blue Spirit keeping with the green initiative of the islands to reduce plastic and keep the islands in pristine condition.

Living Areas of the Blue Spirit Galapagos Yacht
Enjoy a plethora of spacious living areas during your stay on the Blue Spirit Galapagos yacht, featuring fine teak decking, panoramic views at every corner, and furniture made for comfort. Our personal favorite, the sun and shade upper decks featuring cozy outdoor reclining furniture. This is the perfect spot to gather your energy for the next adventure and relax between excursions, a place to enjoy exceptional panoramic views, soak up the sun, observe unique wildlife, all the while sipping on an exquisite Galapagos cocktail.

In the evening, head to the bar stocked with premium international spirits, fine wines, and local beer. Among the blue spirit’s Galapagos yacht’s world-class staff is a professional bartender ready to craft any beverage you desire. Afterwards, wind down in the tastefully decorated Salon area, where your bilingual naturalist guide will provide a 15-minute briefing on the following day’s activities, things you need to bring, and animals you will likely see. Lastly, relish in the gastronomic masterpieces crafted by your onboard sous chef three times daily, a delicious selection of international and national cuisine. Additionally, the prepared snacks and refreshing fruit juices served upon return of your excursions are exquisite. Remember, the snacks and coffee are available 24/7 free of charge.

Diving and Naturalist cruises of the Blue Spirit Galapagos Yacht
The Blue spirit Galapagos Yacht features three naturalist cruises, which focus heavily on both hiking and snorkelling the Galapagos hotspots and hidden gems. The liveaboard diving itineraries focus on scuba diving and built for intermediate and advanced divers, featuring five dives spread throughout the day. These naturalist and diving tours are combinable, allowing for the best of both worlds.

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The Calipso Galapagos Yacht is the first of its kind, a first-class vessel offering departures for both Naturalist and Diving itineraries. Fully refurbished and reinvented in 2019, her large interiors were rebuilt with 10 stunning cabins accommodating up to 16 passengers. This modern vessel is outfitted with cabins on all its 3 decks, featuring 2 single cabins, and 8 regular twin or double cabins. The Calipso Galapagos liveaboard is the newest offering to cruise the islands, exquisitely designed for the discerning traveler! Outstanding itineraries provide passengers with in-depth and extensive programs, both inland and underwater. An enriching diving and land-based discovery of the archipelago is now within your reach.

Cabins of the Calipso Galapagos Yacht
In our opinion, the Calipso Galapagos liveaboard cruise cabins are unrivaled in comparison with other ships within its class. Completely redesigned in 2019, the Calipso is now the definition of Feng Shui, marrying chic design with well-appointed and cozy furniture.   Each spacious stateroom includes wall to wall panoramic windows affording the greatest of Galapagos views, and large flatscreen TV with an array of entertainment options. Most importantly, all beds are fitted with hotel-quality linens, and flexibility options for bedding can fit any situation, whether you are a single traveler or a family. The rooms are also built for utility, with plenty of storage space for clothing and belongings, and a safe for valuables. Each room is equipped with wall ports for charging, along with dedicated USB ports for any electronics. Enjoy the cabin at any temperature you like with the air conditioning system. Additionally, each suite has a private bathroom with a hot shower featuring a rainfall showerhead. As you get ready for the evening, you’ll find a vanity, blow dryer, and all amenities necessary for your stay. Throughout the week, the professional room service staff will keep your room spic and span while you are away on excursions.

Social Areas of the Calipso Galapagos Yacht
Stepping outside of the living quarters of the Calipso Galapagos Cruise, you’ll without a doubt be stunned by the social areas. Head up to the upper deck solarium for sunbathing and wildlife watching on the upper deck solarium, with a Jacuzzi to boot. This area provides both shaded and full sun areas with plenty of cozy furniture, along with a wet bar serving whatever cocktail, wine, or beer you desire. Lastly, the Al Fresco station is perfect for an outdoor picnic, which will undoubtedly have your mouth watering.

In the evenings, spend some time in the swanky and cozy salon area full of color, featuring a large rectangular couch with plenty of room for all guests of the Calipso. The massive flatscreen TV is perfect for settling down and watching a movie. This is also the where you will be provided with a 15-minute briefing on the following day’s activities. Lastly, the dining area is of restaurant size and quality, with plenty of room for your group. You will be served spectacular meals three times a day. Coffee and snacks are also available in this area 24/7. Closeby, enjoy a full bar stocked with premium international and national liquors, fine wines, and local beer.

World Class Staff of the Calispo Galapagos Yacht
A highly vetted and professionally trained crew, the staff of the Calipso Galapagos liveaboard cruise continue to impress with their friendly and knowledgeable presence. Among the crew, a veteran sous chef cooking delicious meals and snacks throughout the day, a bilingual Galapagos naturalist guide with knowledge of every inch of the park, room service, your captain, and a professional barman. For the diving excursions, rest assured you will be in the best hands with the best master divers of the Galapagos islands. For every eight guests, there is one guide.

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The Samba Galapagos sailboat is a true European Dutch classic, optimized and refined to sail the Galapagos Islands; she is now well regarded as an experienced Motor Sail yacht, among the best in her class. A great seafaring vessel with remarkable design, she provides unparalleled Galapagos cruise programs and boasts a special stabilizing sail. Accommodating up to 14 guests, she provides its passengers with the perfect number of fellow travelers to enjoy the magic of the Islands with privacy and flexibility. A highly experienced and friendly crew paired with a knowledgeable naturalist guide on board; are all devoted to providing guests with an exceptional experience for a trip of a lifetime. Itineraries are outstanding, covering uncommon and vast parts of the archipelago in their Northwest programs such as Marchena Island. Expect walks through volcanic landscapes, pristine beaches, otherworldly wildlife settlements, and fascinating historical sites.

Cabins of the Samba Galapagos sailor
Decorated with bright and airy colors, and appointed with luxury fittings for guest comfort, the cabins of the Samba Galapagos sailor have it all. Six staterooms are laid out bunk style with a double bed on the bottom and twin on top, and the seventh cabin has a single double bed. Each air-conditioned room has 110v charging ports for electronic devices, reading lights, a porthole flooding in light – the seventh with a large picture window – and an ensuite private bathroom with toiletries and towels.

Social areas of the Samba Galapagos Sailor
Soak up the equatorial rays from the front deck solarium where you can enjoy the sea breeze, spot wildlife, and enjoy the incredible Galapagos views. The upper back deck also has a lovely circular booth style couch for enjoying the outdoors in comfort with other guests. Heading into the interior, the air-conditioned living and dining area is the perfect place to recharge your energy between the many daily excursions. Enjoy the use of a flat-screen television and DVD player, and the mini library. Thrice daily, enjoy delicious meals prepared by the professionally trained sous chef. Our favorite, the excellent seafood selection provided fresh by local Galapagos fisherman. Additionally, a bar full of local and international spirits, fine wines, and local beers is available at any time throughout your stay, along with a talented barman ready to craft your beverage of choice.

Adventure of a lifetieme
Guiding you on your adventures, an entertaining and knowledgable Galapagos naturalist guide. This important member of the crew consistently goes above and beyond to make your trip safe, fun, and memorable. The Samba Galapagos sailor itineraries are eight days and are all-encompassing trips full of adventure and hidden gems. To learn more about the routes in detail, don’t hesitate to head over to our blog section or speak with our professional travel team.

 
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