Catamaran Sea Star Journey
Our yacht combines a contemporary design, privacy and comfort all within the marvelous setting of the Galapagos Islands. The Galapagos Sea Star Journey has a capacity of up to 16 passengers, featuring seven spacious Galapagos Suites – Matrimonial (approx. 25,2 m) and one Sea Star Suite (approx. 35,2 m) equipped with panoramic windows to enjoy the wonderful landscapes of the islands. These come with a private bathroom, hot/cold water, air conditioning (with independent controls), a minibar and TV. Twin beds (or one faux queen bed) and connected suites are available for families.
Local and International dishes – especially designed by our chef – are served in the cozy atmosphere of our dining room. Our yacht offers a large solarium with shaded and uncovered areas, two Jacuzzis and comfortable sun loungers. Social areas include a Saloon, mini-library and video library as well as a play zone for kids (during family departures). Snorkeling equipment and kayaks are available too without any extra charge.
Galapagos Sea Star Journey complies with local and international safety regulations. In addition, we implement sustainable practices throughout our journey to protect the fragile environment of the Galapagos archipelago.
Fine dining & Cuisine: All meals are included and served in an international style, combining natural and organic ingredients in order to offer a healthy gastronomic experience. In the case that some guest may require a special dish due to food allergies or restrictions, our chefs will be willing to adapt the menu to these requirements if it has been informed previous the trip.
Naturalist Guide: Our certified naturalist guide are top ranked, speaks English and have wide experience and knowledge on the Galapagos Island topics such as wildlife, geology, marine life, biology, and more. At the end of every day, visitor will be able to share their daily experiences and receive the Guide´s briefing for the shore excursions of the next day.
Drinks: On board the passenger will have unlimited water, tea and coffee service. Also, for an extra charge, a Bartender is available for cocktails and soft drinks. Do not forget to ask for our wine exclusive menu, ideal for the dinner or a special moment.
Shore Excursions: All excursions and activities are included. Zodiac rides, nature hikes, snorkeling and kayaking within the Galapagos National Park, all this activities are in company of an English speaking naturalist guide.
Class: Boutique Yacht (Superior first class)
Capacity: 16 PassengersCabins: 8
Length overall: 42 mBeam: 9 m
Year of construction: 2011 in GuayaquilHull: Monohull of marine steel
Speed: 12 knotsShip registry: Guayaquil – Ecuador
Deadweight: 450 tonsGross Tonnage: 480 tons
Operated by: Latin TrailsFuel Capacity: 6.000 gallons
Port Registry : GuayaquilMachinery (Engines): 2 Caterpillar 340 HP
Generators: Perkins 114 cabe AWater maker: 2000 gallons per day
Water: 10000 gallons capacity
Communication System: Satellite phone
Tender: 2 Zodiacs CARIBE C-16Radar: 1 Radar Furuno 38.4 Km, 1 Radar Furuno 57.6 Km
Life Rafts: 2 Zodiacs for 10 and 25 people
Radio: Several consoles HF-VHF-UHF, Nactex, Distrex and handheld units.
Navigation Equipment: 1 Satellite compass, 2 magnetic Compasses, Tracking equipment.
Security equipment: Smoke detectors, sprinklers throughout the vessel, automatic CO2 tank for kitchen and engine room
6Day Itinerary Tuesday - Sunday
Tuesday AM - Flight to San Cristobal
PM – Cerro Colorado (San Cristobal) SN
Wednesday AM – Punta Suarez (Espanola) SN, PR, KY
PM – Gardner Bay (Espanola) SN, KY
Thursday AM – Punta Cormorant / Devil's Crown (Floreana) SN, PR
PM – Baroness Lookout / Post Office Bay (Floreana) SN, KY,PR
Friday AM – Santa Fe SN, PR, KY
PM – South Plaza
Saturday AM - North Seymour SN, PR
PM – Bachas (Santa Cruz) SN
Sunday AM – Mosquera SN
Tour Ends - Transfer to Baltra Aiport
Matrimonial/Twin cabin accommodation with private facilities; all meals, Water, Coffee and Tea; All excursions as mentioned
In the itinerary (itinerary subject to change) with English speaking naturalist guide class 2/3, All transfers in Galapagos
Airport / yacht (on cruise dates and flights reserved by Galapagos Sea Star Journey) ; Snorkeling gear and Kayaks.
Rates do not include:
Roundtrip flight to Galapagos Islands - Galapagos National Park entrance fee (currently USD 100 pp) - Transit Control Card (currently
USD 10 pp) - Wet Suit Rental- Soft and alcoholic drinks - Personal expenses - Extras and Tips.
All rates are in US Dollars and per person.
All rates mentioned are subject to change in the event of local tax increases or other unforeseen circumstances.
Christmas and New Year dates have a different commission, please check it with your travel agent.
* These itineraries are subject to variations due to weather conditions or the Galapagos National Park Regulations.