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Isabela II is a medium size luxury cruise ship offering a high-class experience of the Galapagos Islands. The ship has a glass bottomed section enabling those who do not wish to snorkel to still discover the thrill of the underwater world of the Galapagos. Another highlight is the wonderful al fresco dining.

She is fully air-conditioned and has accommodation for up to 40 passengers. Isabela II has 27 crew members, and 3 Galapagos naturalist guides who are qualified to the highest standards by the Galapagos National Park. There is a bar, restaurant, sun deck with observation area and jacuzzi, library and 20 spacious twin cabins, all with private facilities and outside view.

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  • Boat description
  • Deck plan & cabins
Sea Lion, Galapagos Islands

Northern Itinerary - 6 nights

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Central Itinerary - 4 nights

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Southern Itinerary - 4 nights

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Boat description

The Isabela is a luxury boat offering an unforgettable cruise experience. The 40 passenger yacht includes all a guest might want or need for the best possible cruise of the Galapagos. One of the joys of a cruise on the Isabela II is al fresco dining on the outside deck.

Choose from 6 or 4 night itineraries that can be combined for longer explorations.

Social areas are designed to perfection with a jacuzzi, gym, bar, boutique and library with books 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 II also has a special glass bottom boat, offering a perfect view the ocean life below the surface. Snorkelling and snorkel equipment is provided on the yacht as well as kayaks in order to venture out on the water on your own or with a partner.

Other facilities include

  • Al fresco dining.
  • Shore excursions, natural history lectures and transfers in the Galapagos.
  • Multi media natural history lectures.
  • A star gazing programme.
  • FREE WiFi and Internet access in public areas.
  • A business lounge.
  • FREE consultations with the on board Medical Officer, available 24/7.

What's included

  • All meals and snacks
  • Water, tea and coffee 
  • All shore excursions led by expert naturalist guides
  • Transfers to/from airport in Galapagos
  • Evening briefings and lectures
  • Use of jacuzzi and other on board facilities
  • Use of kayaks, snorkelling equipment and pangas rides


Deck plan & cabins

The Isabela II has 2 standard cabins, 16 classic cabins and 2 class family cabins. All are elegantly designed, have plush beds, window, lots of storage space, air-conditioned, private bathroom with luxury amenities, safe, hair dryer and FREE Wi-Fi.

Standard Cabin (128 sq ft)

Classic cabin (139 sq ft)

Classic Family Cabin (139 sq ft - configured for families)

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