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  • Archipel I

Archipel I: A comfortable 16 passenger catamaran

Days: 8, 5 & 4 | From: $1,950/per person

The Archipel I is a first class power catamaran, offering slightly more stability than a single-hulled vessel. The ship accommodates 16 passengers in 8 cabins, all with private facilities and climate controls. The ship offers good-sized cabins, ample social areas, a lounge bar, library, and sun deck with outdoor bar. All excursions are led by a bilingual naturalist guide.

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Vessel Information

Accommodations

The Archipel I has 8 double cabins on the main deck, 4 with matrimonial bed and 4 with twin beds.

All cabins have private bathrooms, individual climate controls and ample storage space for clothing and luggage.


Yacht Specifications

Construction: completed in 2002
Type: Mid-range motor catamaran
Length: 88 ft. / 27 mts.
Beam: 36 ft. / 11 mts.
Engines: 2 Cummins, 250 H.P. each
Speed: 10 knots
Accommodations: 4 double main deck cabins with matrimonial bed and 4 double main deck cabins with twin beds
Crew: Captain, Bilingual Naturalist Guide, plus 6 crew members

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Itineraries & Pricing

Itinerary A (8 days)

Monday
Arrive to San Cristóbal / Cerro Colorado

Tuesday
South Plaza / Santa Fe

Wednesday
Floreana: Champion Islet / Peace Asylum

Thursday
Santa Cruz: Charles Darwin Research Station / Highlands

Friday
Isabela: Tintoreras / Tortoise Breeding Center

Saturday
Isabela: Moreno Point / Elizabeth Bay

Sunday
Tagus Cove (Isabela) / Espinoza Point (Fernandina)

Monday
Bachas Beach (Santa Cruz) / Return to Mainland

Itinerary B (8 days)

Monday
Arrive to Baltra / North Seymour

Tuesday
Genovesa: Prince Philip’s Steps / Darwin Bay

Wednesday
Bartolome / Sullivan Bay (Santiago)

Thursday
Santa Cruz: Charles Darwin Station / Highlands

Friday
Floreana: Cormorant Point / Post Office Bay

Saturday
Española: Gardner Bay / Suarez Point

Sunday
San Cristobal: Punta Pitt / Cerro Brujo

Monday
Lobos Island / Return to Mainland

Itinerary A5 (5 days)

Thursday
Arrive to Baltra / Highlands (Santa Cruz)

Friday
Isabela: Tintoreras / Tortoise Breeding Center

Saturday
Isabela: Moreno Point / Elizabeth Bay

Sunday
Tagus Cove (Isabela) / Espinoza Point (Fernandina)

Monday
Las Bachas (Santa Cruz) / Return to Mainland

Itinerary B5 (5 days)

Thursday
Arrive to Baltra / Highlands

Friday
Floreana: Cormorant Point / Post Office Bay

Saturday
Española: Gardner Bay / Suarez Point

Sunday
San Cristobal: Punta Pitt / Cerro Brujo

Monday
Lobos Island / Return to Mainland

Itinerary A4 (4 days)

Monday
Arrive to San Cristóbal / Cerro Colorado

Tuesday
South Plaza / Santa Fe

Wednesday
Floreana: Champion Islet / Peace Asylum

Thursday
Santa Cruz: Charles Darwin Research Station / Return to Mainland

Itinerary B4 (4 days)

Monday
Arrive to Baltra / North Seymour

Tuesday
Genovesa: Prince Philip’s Steps / Darwin Bay

Wednesday
Bartolome / Sullivan Bay (Santiago)

Thursday
Santa Cruz: Charles Darwin Station / Return to Mainland

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Pricing

Trip length: 4 day, 5 day, & 8 day

Max number of passengers: 16, in 8 cabins

Prices 2018:

Included: All meals, guides & activities, water, coffee and tea, snorkeling equipment, kayaks

Not included: Park fees (about $120 per person), Galapagos airfare (about $530 per person), gratuities, wet suit rentals ($32-$64 per person), Holiday surcharge ($200-$400 per person)

4 day cruise: from $1,895 per person

5 day cruise: from $2,695 per person

8 day cruise: from $4,295 per person

Children 11 years and under receive a 20% discount (1 child per 2 adults)

Single Supplement: 80%

Charters: from $30,320 (4 days), $43,120 (5 days), $68,720 (8 days)

Prices 2019:

Included: All meals, guides & activities, water, coffee and tea, snorkeling equipment, kayaks

Not included: Park fees (about $120 per person), Galapagos airfare (about $530 per person), gratuities, wet suit rentals ($32-$64 per person), Holiday surcharge ($200-$400 per person)

4 day cruise: from $1,950 per person

5 day cruise: from $2,750 per person

8 day cruise: from $4,395 per person

Children 11 years and under receive a 20% discount (1 child per 2 adults)

Single Supplement: 80%

Charters: from $31,200 (4 days), $44,000 (5 days), $70,320 (8 days)

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