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The Grace Galapagos Yacht is an impressive 18 passenger cruise named after Princess Grace of Monaco who honeymooned on this vessel in the 1950s. Like her namesake, the impressive Grace Galapagos yacht is a ship built with charm, prestige, and elegance. The Grace Galapagos Yacht until this day is reminiscent of the early 1900s, boasting an exquisite and unique atmosphere with elegant architecture and distinctive features of the past that blends with modern technology and luxuries including air-conditioned rooms, an onboard Jacuzzi, telephone communication, and more. This yacht boasts an impressive history, with ownership by millionaire tycoons, the royalty of Monaco, visits by Winston Churchill, and even a short stint in the British Navy patrolling for U boats during WWII. Grace is the ideal yacht for the traveler who seeks exceptional experiences, superior services, and luxurious accommodation. Guests boarding the Grace Galapagos cruise will be part of a unique mission: to bring to life the natural living legacy of the islands through an experience unlike any other in Galapagos. Come to the Galapagos and follow in Darwin’s Footsteps or go Beyond Darwin’s Footsteps with a front-row view of this unparalleled ecosystem like only the Grace Galapagos yacht can showcase.

Construction Optimizes for Viewing Pleasure
You come to the Galapagos islands to witness the spectacular, and the Grace Galapagos yacht accommodates this desire. The architects of this vessel limit viewing obstructions on every section of the vessel, affording guests breathtaking panoramic views of the Galapagos.  From the sun deck to the social areas, to the fine dining area to the deluxe cabins, every seat is made for your viewing pleasure. Observe the endemic wildlife, relish in the fresh sea breeze, and take in the breathtaking landscapes of the islands. Each cabin additionally features two large windows for your viewing pleasure.

Gorgeous Cabins of the Grace Galapagos yacht
Wind down in immaculate and spacious room stocked with all the necessary luxuries and amenities for life at sea. Before dinner and between excursions, bathe in hot showers with included quality conditioner, shampoo, and body wash. Each room of the Grace Galapagos cruise contains air conditioning, blow dryers, numerous electricity ports for electronic devices, reading lamps, and a desk with an abundance of space for your belongings. Unique to all cruises, the Grace includes a telephone in each room in case you need to reach out to your loved ones.

Social Areas and Sun Deck aboard the Grace Galapagos Yacht
The Grace Galapagos Cruise contains ample social areas to relax between exciting excursions. Soak in the equatorial sun on the impressive solarium, where you may enjoy a hot Jacuzzi to soothe your muscles after adventure. Sip on a tropical cocktail, exceptional whiskey, or local Galapagos beer as you relax in the afternoon. The professional barman has a premium international selection to experience to craft any drink you desire.

Wine and dine on the Grace like a prince and princess in the royal dining room, featuring cozy and contemporary furniture. The expert chefs will prepare thrice daily exquisite meals. In the afternoon, enjoy mouthwatering dishes, exquisite desserts, and a glass of wine to top it off. Choices for meals include a diversity of international and national cuisine, and chefs can work around any dietary restriction you may have.

Bonus Features of the Grace Galapagos Yacht
For those considering a honeymoon in the Galapagos, look no further. Two master suites are available, each containing a queen bed, grand teak decking, and excellent panoramic windows setting the ambiance for romance and passion. With only 18 guests on board at any time, the ship has an intimate setting perfect for a getaway into a destination overflowing with adventure and beauty.

With the 16 guest per guide ratio, the 18 guests number allows for 2 natural park guides. Rather than groups of 16 per guide, you will be in groups of nine allowing for more attention, answered questions, and less crowding. For families, the 15% discounts of up to three children under the age of 15 allow for lots of savings for the Grace Galapagos Cruise.

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Adventure throughout the Galapagos Islands in spectacular fashion onboard the impressive Ocean Spray Galapagos Catamaran. This cruise is run by the veteran cruise line owners Haugan cruises, also owners of the Camila Trimaran and Petrel cruises. This 113-foot megayacht oozes both class and comfort in every inch of its design, built especially made for the Galapagos customer experience with unique characteristics surpassing the standard comfort and intimacy found among other vessels in its category. The elegant design of the Ocean Spray Galapagos cruise features a large sundeck, a hot Jacuzzi, and spacious cabins all carrying their own private balcony with extraordinary panoramic windows. Experience smooth cruising to remote locations in the Galapagos Islands with speed and stability, truly an outstanding experience. Itineraries have been carefully put together providing great variety in their programs – and let’s not forget a welcoming crew with top quality guides, and a chef catering local and international cuisine.

Social Areas of the Ocean Spray Galapagos Catamaran
With the magnificent size of this ship, you can easily find a corner of the ship to relax in privacy or alternatively mingle with family and other cruise guests in another.  The bar area, which is run by a professional bartender, contains a wide array of international and national spirits, all of the premium quality. Grab a beverage and head up to the large upper deck solarium, where you can sunbathe between excursions while eating a snack and sipping on your tropical cocktail. Twice during your trip, dinners are served outdoor barbecue style with delicious cocktails to enjoy.

In the dining area, wine and dine like royalty thrice daily, where the professional sous chef will prepare masterful dishes with a mix of international and national cuisine. If you have any specific dietary restrictions, the chef can work around the circumstance and cook up a delicious meal within your needs. In the spacious salon full of stylish, modern, and comfortable furniture, wind down the day before dinner enjoying a glass of wine. In the salon area, the professionally trained class three bilingual guide of the Ocean Spray Galapagos cruise will quickly brief you on the visit points and Galapagos wildlife of the following day.

Spacious Estate cabins of the Ocean Spray Galapagos Catamaran
Although you will generally be in your cabins for short stints preparing for the next excursion and sleeping, the cabins are spectacular. Picture a 5-star hotel room, with a private balcony that provides a new beautiful vista upon waking.  Every cabin contains private bathrooms, cold/hot water, air conditioning, safe box, amenities, and all the toiletries you could need for your stay. Additionally, you will have a hairdryer, outlets for all your electronics to charge.

Have any additional needs? The onboard cruise manager will be there to support all issues, requests. Coming down for a special occasion? Whether it is your honeymoon or a birthday, the staff will do everything to make that day truly extraordinary. Just make the request, and the staff can whip something up or work with a request.

Veteran Crew Ocean Spray Galapagos Catamaran
The Commander of the Ocean spray yacht, Captain Pedro, has 45+ years of experience manning the wheel. If you have any additional needs, veteran cruise manager Eduardo will be ready to assist you with any request or needs. Additionally, the Ocean Spray Yacht has a level three certified naturalist guide, bilingual, with years of guiding and safety experience.

Bonus features of the Ocean Spray Galapagos Catamaran
Do you have children? Children under 12 get a 25% percent discount, making this yacht cheaper for the family.  For those traveling solo, the Ocean Spray Yacht has a single cabin that does not incur any additional single supplement.

 
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