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The M/Y Letty is a first class motor yacht specially designed for expedition cruising in the Galapagos islands archipelago, and accommodating up to 20 guests.

The Letty offers extensive itinerary routes; it has 10 cabins over three decks, some with twin lower berths and others with double beds; 2 cabins are also available as triples, with twin lower berths and an upper berth. The cabins all fully air-conditioned and have private facilities with hot showers and hair dryer, as well as fresh towels.

Interiors are of polished teak wood and public areas are a dining room, bar and lounge area with TV, VCR and book/video library. There is also a sun deck on top of the yacht with seating and both shaded and unshaded areas. Each boat has a crew of 9 plus 2 expert naturalist guides.

Departures for Families only

The Letty offers special family only sailings throughout the year. On departures where a family has booked, will be designated only for families travelling with children/teenagers so you know that there are children onboard. Children age 6 to 11 get 25% discount off the cruise rate and teenagers aged 12 to 17 get 15% discount off the cruise rate (excluding peak holiday weeks). There is a limit of one child or teenager discount per adult or full fare. In addition there are special menus for children and teenagers, and, most importantly, the guides are trained and experienced in leading a group of children, to explain the animal world, Eco-systems and geology of the Galapagos islands.  Please contact us for details of the family departure dates available.

  • Cabins
  • Route
  • Boat Description
  • Deck Plan
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Dolphin Deck

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Booby Deck

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Iguana Deck

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Blue footed booby

Southern/Central Route - 7 nights

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Enjoy sea kayaking adventures

Western/Northern Route - 7 nights

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Boat Description

The first class Letty motor yacht is custom-designed for cruising the Galapagos islands and operating 7-night itineraries enabling a more extensive exploration than a shorter cruise. Built in 1991 and refurbished annually, the Letty accommodates no more than 20 guests since the number of guests on each cruise will vary from week to week. The Letty has a compact, functional layout as shown by the deck plan, with three decks with polished teak interiors trimmed with shiny brass fittings.

There's a dining room, well-stocked bar and conference area with a flat screen TV, library and panoramic picture windows. Or you can relax in a lounge chair on the sun deck, enjoying sea breezes and a sky full of stars. Guests have use of snorkel equipment, wet suits, sea kayaks and paddle boards. In the evening, guests are enthralled by enrichment lectures and briefings on the adventures ahead the following day.

Accommodation include ten double outside-facing cabins with a window or porthole view, one double bed or two twin lower beds, fully air-conditioned with private bathroom (hot and cold water showers), bio-degradable soap/shampoo dispensers, hair dryer, closet, drawers, intercom and separate climate controls for your comfort.

Cruise highlights 

  • 7-night expeditions depart every Sunday from San Cristobal.
  • 20-guest superior first-class motor yacht.
  • 10 fully air-conditioned outside staterooms with private bathrooms.
  • Dining room featuring gourmet style menu with locally sourced cuisine.
  • Included after-excursion snacks and non-alcoholic drinks.
  • 24/7 tea/coffee station.
  • Captain's cocktail welcome and farewell receptions.
  • FREE local wine and beer served during dinner.
  • Fully-stocked bar.
  • Conference room for briefings with TV, DVD player and library.
  • Observation areas and open sun deck. 
  • FREE use of sea kayaks, paddle boards, wet suits and snorkelling equipment.


Deck Plan

The Letty accommodates a maximum of 20 passenger in 10 cabins over three decks, some with twin lower berths and some with double beds; 2 cabins are also available as triples, with twin lower berths and an upper berth. The cabins are all fully air-conditioned and have private facilities with hot and cold water showers, soap and shampoo dispensers and hair dryer, as well as fresh towels.

Eric, Letty & Flamingo - Deck Plan


Dolphin deck

Cabins #1,3 & 4 have two twin lower beds or one double bed and picture windows.
Cabin # 2 has one double bed and picture window.
(Cabins average 95 square feet / 8.8 square meters)

Booby deck

Cabins 5 & 6 cabins have one double bed and picture windows.
(Cabins average 90 square reef / 8.4 square meters).

Iguana deck

Cabins 7 & 8 have two twin lower beds and port lights.
Cabins 9 & 10 have two twin lower beds and one upper berth with port lights and can be sold as triples.
(Cabins average 110 square feet / 10.2 square meters).

Dolphin Deck Twin Cabin.

Dolphin Deck Double Cabin.

Booby Deck Double Cabin.

Iguana Deck Twin Cabin.

Iguana Deck Triple Cabin.

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