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A new and contemporary first class yacht with perfect for exploring the Galapagos Islands. In September 2018, the Origin became the first Galapagos yacht to become a member of the esteemed Relais & Chateaux Collection of luxury hotels, a particular quality marker for the on board cuisine.

With a maximum 20-passenger capacity, the Origin is a most convivial way to explore the Galapagos Islands. The yacht has a high crew to client ratio meaning you will be well looked after on board and on land.

The 10 deluxe air-conditioned staterooms are all located on the main (Beagle) deck and all have the benefit of views of the sea. Each cabin has fine bed linens, climate control and a choice of memory foam and soft pillows. Two twins can convert to a king size bed. Two cabins have interconnecting doors, and two can accommodate triples. Although not large, there is plenty of space to store your case and clothes. Cabins also have a stool, mirror, TV, safety deposit box, tea and coffee making facilities. Bathrooms have shower, WC, towels, bathrobes, slippers, hair dryer and luxury soaps and shampoos. 

You can dine as a group or privately, enjoying excellent gourmet meals. There is a cooking demonstration or BBQ lunch during the cruise.

The ship has an open bar (including free wine, local beer and spirits). The lounge and elegant dining room are very comfortable and hosts the evening talks and briefings from your guides and naturalists. There is also a library, fitness centre and shop.

The sundeck has day beds, hammocks, tables and chairs, a shower, BBQ and bar. Every day you will enjoy guided walks, zodiac rides, snorkelling and kayaking excursions. The two naturalist guides share their knowledge and passion of these most unique places on the planet. 

For more details, please click on the link below.

www.origintheorygalapagos.com

Family departures

The Origin is ideal for families. Children aged 7-11 years of age get 25% discount. Children and teenagers from 12-17 get a 15% discount and college students aged 18-21 get a 10% discount.

What's included

  • All meals
  • Snacks
  • Transfers from Galapagos Airports to/from the ship
  • All excursions as described in the itineraries
  • Open bar throughout the cruise including wines, spirits, beer and soft drinks
  • FREE use of the glass bottom boat, snorkelling equipment, wet suits and kayaks
  • Nightly lecture programme

 

 

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  • Boat Description
  • Deck Plan and cabins
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Southern and Central Itinerary - 7 nights

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Sea Lion, Galapagos Islands

Western & Northern Itinerary - 7 nights

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Boat Description

New, luxury yacht specially designed to spend less time travelling between islands, allowing more time for exploration on either of the two 7 night itineraries.

Boasting the lowest guest to crew ratio in the Galapagos Islands, the new deluxe 20-passenger capacity Origin is an intimate way to explore the Galapagos Islands. The yacht has 10 deluxe air-conditioned staterooms located on the main (Beagle) deck, each with unobstructed ocean views. Fine bed linens, climate controls and both memory foam and soft pillows ensure a comfortable night’s sleep. Two twin beds can convert to a King size bed. Two sets of cabins have interconnecting doors, and two cabins can accommodate triples. There is plenty of storage space.

Cabin amenities include stool, mirror, flat screen TV with pre-loaded movies, universal docking station, safety deposit box, Espresso machine and tea making facilities. Bathrooms have shower, WC, plush towels, bathrobes, slippers, hair dryer and biodegradable luxury soaps and shampoos. 

The elegant dining room offers private or group dining with delicious gourmet meals. Enjoy a cooking demonstration or BBQ lunch served al fresco during the cruise.

There’s a generous open bar policy (including free wine, local beer and spirits), a comfortable lounge hosting the evening briefing and enrichment lectures from expert naturalists and library, fitness centre and shop.

The sundeck is the perfect place to unwind between island excursions, with day beds, hammocks, tables and chairs, outdoor shower, jacuzzi, BBQ and bar. Every day in the Galapagos brings intriguing opportunities to explore, from guided walks and zodiac rides to snorkelling and kayaking excursions. Two naturalist guides delight in sharing their knowledge and passion.

What's included

  • 7-night expeditions depart every Sunday from San Cristobal
  • All meals and snacks
  • Free open bar throughout the cruise
  • Daily shore excursions with expert naturalist guides
  • Dining room featuring gourmet style menu with locally sourced cuisine
  • Comfortable lounge room with nightly briefings and lectures 
  • Free use of snorkelling equipment and kayaks
  • Airport transfers in the Galapagos

Deck Plan and cabins

The yacht has 10 deluxe air-conditioned staterooms located on the main (Beagle) deck, each with unobstructed ocean views. There are two twin size beds that convert to a king size bed. Two sets of cabins have interconnecting doors, and two cabins have a pull down berth and can accommodate triples.  Fine bed linens, memory foam and soft pillow, climate controls and black out curtains all ensure a good night’s rest.

Cabin amenities include a vanity nook with a stool and lighted mirror, a nightstand, sectional closet with drawers for storing personal items, a flat screen TV with pre-loaded movies, universal docking station, clock and safety deposit box.  There is a personal Espresso machine and tea kettle set up in every cabin.

All bathrooms have a modern rainfall shower, dual flush toilet, sink and plush towels (for beach and bath), waffle bathrobes, slippers, hair dryers and bio-degradable hand soap, body wash, shampoo and conditioner in refillable dispensers.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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