La Pinta: A sophisticated 48 passenger luxury yacht
Days: 7 & 5 | From: $4,666/per person
This 48 passenger yacht offers a comfortable, upscale experience. With spacious cabins featuring floor-to-ceiling windows, La Pinta combines luxurious amenities with immersive, adventurous Galapagos exploration. With expert naturalist guides and excellent service and cuisine, La Pinta is a comfortable and refined option in the Galapagos.
- Regular departures throughout the year
- Available for private charter
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We tailor itineraries to your dates and interests, adjusting ships, excursions and length as desired.
We consistently receive 5 star reviews from our discerning clients.
The Pinta has 20 double cabins (175 square feet) and 4 triple cabins (236 square feet).
All cabins have private bathrooms and individual climate controls.
Construction: reconstructed and refitted in 2007
Type: Motor yacht
Length: 209 ft. / 64 mts.
Beam: 41 ft. / 13 mts.
Draft: 12 ft. / 4 mts.
Engines: 2 DEUTZ Model SBA 8M 1275 HP
Cruising speed: 10 knots
Accommodations: 20 double cabins; 4 triple cabins
Crew: Captain, 4 Naturalist Guides, Medical Officer, plus 26 crew members
Itineraries & Pricing
Western Galapagos Itinerary (7 days)
Arrive to Baltra / North Seymour
Saturday Vicente Roca Point (Isabela) / Espinosa Point (Fernandina)
Isabela: Urbina Bay / Tagus Cove
Rábida / Cerro Dragon (Santa Cruz)
Santa Cruz: Charles Darwin Research Station / Highlands
Floreana: Post Office Bay / Punta Cormorant
Depart for Home
Northern Galapagos Itinerary (5 days)
Arrive to Baltra / Highlands (Santa Cruz Island)
Eden Islet / Sombrero Chino Islet
Bartolomé / Sullivan Bay (Santiago)
Genovesa: Darwin Bay / Prince Philip’s Steps
Depart for Home
Eastern Galapagos Itinerary (5 days)
Arrive to Baltra / South Plaza Island
Santa Fe / Cerro Colorado Tortoise Centre
San Cristóbal: Punta Pitt / Cerro Brujo
Española: Punta Suárez / Gardner Bay
Charles Darwin Research Station (Santa Cruz) / Depart for Home
Displayed itineraries are just summaries. Our travel specialists will help you select the best cruise based on your interests, timing and budget.
Trip length: 7 day & 5 day itineraries
Max number of passengers: 48
Included: All meals, guides & activities, soft drinks, juice, coffee and tea, wet suits, snorkeling gear
Not included: Park fees (about $120 per person), Galapagos airfare (about $530 per person), Holiday surcharge ($233 per adult, $140 per child), alcoholic beverages, gratuities
5 day cruise: $4,666 per person
7 day cruise: $6,428 per person
Single supplement: 100%
Children 6 – 11 years old and sharing a cabin with their parents or guardians are eligible for a 25% discount (one child per adult)
Reviews from this trip
La Pinta: Rooms were very spacious (for a boat) and the food was exceeded expectations. Loved the variety, and fresh fruit. Rooms were cleaned/turned down quite regularly, which was nice.Yen Ming Lai
Both Napo and La Pinta were exceptional venues.Irene McDermott
La Pinta is a wonderful ship.Kari Simonian
La Pinta - fantastic service.Cintya Pranata
Why Travel with Vaya?
We're TRUE specialists
South America is the only place we do trips, and no one knows our destinations better. Our smart and engaging specialists are all current or former U.S. expatriates with years of experience in the region.
From the first phone call to after you get back, we're here for you every step of the way. We listen, create, customize and advocate for you, and design experiences that go beyond the expected.
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