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Isabela II

Isabela II Description

The Isabela is a luxury yacht that will make your cruise unforgettable. The 40 passenger yacht includes everything and anything a guest might need. Social areas are designed to perfection with an available Jacuzzi, fitness room, a welcoming bar, and a library with excellent reading materials and videos on the nature and history of the Galapagos. Furthermore, guests can enjoy the observation and sun deck for prime whale watching or enjoy the lounge area outside to sunbathe. The Isabela also features a glass bottom, a perfect view the ocean life below the surface. Snorkeling and equipment needed is provided by the yacht as well as kayaks in order to venture out on the water solo or with a partner.

Isabela II Cabins

There are three types of cabins available on the Isabela. Guests can choose from either classic or standards cabins, or book the Master Cabin for an even more luxurious stay. All cabins include air conditioning and private bathrooms and provide great views of the Galapagos Islands.

icon Prices from: US$3550
(5D/4N)

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Cruise Details

  • Category: Luxury
  • Type: Cruise Ship
  • Year built: 2000
  • Departures: Tuesday, Monday, Friday
  • Capacity: 40 passengers
  • Itineraries: 6, 4 night cruises
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RATES INCLUDE

  • Accommodation on board
  • All meals while on board
  • Purified water, coffee, and tea available during the cruise
  • Transfers in the islands during operational days
  • English speaking naturalist guide
  • Islands excursions and activities according to the Itinerary
  • Snorkel equipment (mask, tube, & fins)
  • Wetsuit
  • Kayaks on board

RATES NOT INCLUDED

  • Flights to/from the Galapagos Islands
  • Galapagos National Park Entrance Fee
  • Migratory Control Card
  • Alcoholic & all bottled drinks
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Tips and personal expenses
  • Travel, cancellation and medical insurance

Full Tecnical Details

Main Deck


Cabin Deck


Boat Deck


Length: 53.72 meters (166 feet)
Gross Tonnage: 1.025 tons.
Made in: 1979
Rebuilt: Pensacola, Florida, 1988
Refurbished: Panama, March 2000
Speed: 10 knots
Electricity: 110 Volts 60 Hz
Guest Capacity: 40 guests
Crew: 24
Life Boats: 2 units semi enclosed
Life Jackets: In each cabin
Type: Motor Yacht
Beam: 11.58 meters (38 feet)
Main engines: 2 GM Detroit Diesel 900 BHP each
Certifications: SOLAS 74 - ISM
Navigation: Equipment: Gyrocompass, Automatic Pilot, radar, and GPS
Category: Deluxe
Fire Detector: Fire Detector
Landing Craft: 3 Zodiacs + glass bottom boat
Owner: ETICA / Metropolitan Touring Decks: 3 (Sun deck, Cabin deck, Main deck)
Naturalist: 3
Medical Officer: Permanently on board

Prices

Isabela II Prices

2020 prices per person

ACCOMMODATION 6 NIGHTS 4 NIGHTS
Owners Cabin (1) double $ 5,456 $ 3,938
Classic Cabin (16) double $ 5,210 $ 3,766
Classic Family Cabin (2) triple $ 5,210 $ 3,766
Standard Cabin (1) single $ 4,910 $ 3,550

2021 prices per person

ACCOMMODATION 6 NIGHTS 4 NIGHTS
Owners Cabin (1) double $ 5,712 $ 4,236
Classic Cabin (16) double $ 5,454 $ 4,052
Classic Family Cabin (2) triple $ 5,454 $ 4,052
Standard Cabin (1) single $ 5,142 $ 3,820

Prices are subject to change without prior notice.

These rates are valid all year round, except for high season departures.

Itinerary Isabela II

Visit PointVisit PointVisit PointVisit PointVisit PointVisit PointVisit PointVisit PointVisit PointVisit PointVisit PointVisit PointVisit PointGalapagos Map
Tue AM San Cristobal IslandArrival in airport and transfer to the boat. Briefing onboard about the boat and the island.
PM San Cristobal Island: Cerro ColoradoAmazing views of La Galapaguera as well as the south and eastern coasts of the island. Read more...
Wed AM Genovesa Island: Prince Phillip´s StepsAn extraordinary, steep path leads through a seabird colony full of life, up to cliffs that are 25m high. Read more...
PM Genovesa Island: Darwin BayA coral beach where a 750 mt. trail takes you through more seabird colonies. Read more...
Thu AM Santiago Island: Buccaneer CoveBuccaneer Cove is a testament to the fact that Santiago was once a refuge for British buccaneers. Read more...
PM Santiago Island: Puerto EgasPuerto Egas, with its black sand beaches, was the site of small salt mining industry in the 1960s. Read more...
Fri AM Fernandina Island: Espinosa PointA narrow stretch of land where hundreds of marine iguanas gather largely on black lava rocks. Read more...
PM Isabela Island: Tagus CoveAn opportunity to see penguins as well as marine iguanas, Sally Lightfoot crabs and sea lions. Read more...
Sat AM Isabela Island: Urbina BayIts waters are a good place to see turtles and rays. Ashore you´ll find a short trail leading to a coral reef. Read more...
PM Isabela Island: Vicente Roca PointThe remnants of an ancient volcano form two turquoise coves with a bay protected from ocean swells. Read more...
Sun AM Rábida IslandA bird-watcher´s delight. Species includes Flycatchers, Galapagos Hawks and Brown Pelicans. Read more...
PM Santa Cruz Island: Dragon HillA hypersalinic lagoon frequented by flamingos, stilts, pintail ducks and other species of birds. Read more...
Mon AM Baltra. Transfer to the Airport.
Visit PointVisit PointVisit PointVisit PointVisit PointVisit PointVisit PointVisit PointVisit PointGalapagos Map
Mon AM Baltra IslandArrival in Baltra airport and transfer to the boat. Briefing onboard about the boat and the island.
PM Santa Cruz Island: Charles Darwin StationAn organisation that provides scientific assistance to ensure the proper preservation of the Galapagos. Read more...
Tue AM Santa Fe IslandA volcanic uplift that hosts a forest of Opuntia and palo santo. Endemic land iguanas are often seen. Read more...
PM South Plaza IslandSouth Plaza has one of the largest populations of land iguanas in the Galapagos. Read more...
Wed AM North Seymour IslandExplore the rocky coast, passing colonies of blue-footed boobies and magnificent frigatebirds. Read more...
PM Santa Cruz Island: Bachas BeachA swimming beach and one of the few remnants of the U.S. World War II presence in the Galápagos. Read more...
Thu AM Bartholomew IslandBartholomew is home of the Pinnacle Rock, the most famous view in the Galapagos, and a beautiful white-sanded beach. Read more...
PM Santiago Island: Sullivan BayThe lava field has a variety of patterns made by the shapes and textures of trees that once existed there. Read more...
Fri AM Baltra. Transfer to the Airport.
Visit PointVisit PointVisit PointVisit PointVisit PointVisit PointVisit PointVisit PointVisit PointVisit PointVisit PointGalapagos Map
Fri AM Baltra IslandArrival in Baltra airport and transfer to the boat. Briefing onboard about the boat and the island.
PM Santa Cruz Island: Charles Darwin StationAn organisation that provides scientific assistance to ensure the proper preservation of the Galapagos. Read more...
Sat AM Floreana Island: Post Office BayA white-sand beach where in the past sailors used to leave and receive their letters in a barrel. Read more...
Floreana Island: Barones´s ObservatoryThis site shows a breath-taking view of La Loberia and the inland features of Floreana Island. Read more...
PM Floreana Island: Cormorant PointCormorant Point offers a trail overlooking a saltwater lagoon that is a favourite of flamingos. Read more...
Floreana Island: Champion IsletA small island located very near Floreana, snorkeling and diving around Champion can be excellent. Read more...
Sun AM Española Island: Suárez PointSuarez Point is one of the most outstanding wildlife areas of the archipelago. Read more...
PM Española Island: Gardner BayGardner Bay has a magnificent beach with turquoise waters. The bay is home of a large colony of sea lions. Read more...
Mon AM San Cristobal Island: Pitt PointHere there are endemic species such as lava lizards and red-footed boobies. Read more...
PM San Cristobal Island: Cerro BrujoA beautiful white-sand beach full of pelicans, blue-footed boobies, sea lions and marine iguanas. Read more...
Tue AM San Cristobal Island. Transfer to the Airport.

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What people experienced on board of Isabela II

Everything from our guide Juan, to our driver Patricio to the entire Galapagos cruise was amazing!!!!!! Thank you! Sophia was fantastic!!!!

 

Merrie Perry
USA, December 2019
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Hola Gabriela!

Qué bueno que tenemos la oportunidad de comentar nuestro viaje.

De verdad que fue un viaje maravilloso. El barco y todo su personal superaron nuestras expectativas. Cada excursión fue una (...)

Nori y Bela
USA, December 2018
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Hi Veronica,

just wanted to thank-you again for your help earlier. We had a great time and were very appreciative of the chance to have gone on the cruise after all. We were even surprised there were a couple of extra berths!
Kind regards,

Eric
USA, January 2018
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Hello Elena

Thus a greeting from Frants and Lis.
We are very pleased with the entire course of the ride, it's been a pleasure throughout.
Many thanks to you for a good and fast service.

Best regards

Lis and Frants
February 2017
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thank you for all your time organizing our trip. It was wonderful to have the drivers meet us at the airport each time and take us to the hotel. The Fuente was very nice.
thank you for the suggestion and the (...)

Valerie
USA, 2011
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