When the MV ORIGIN makes her appearance in Galapagos January 2016, she will be the newest and most comfortable 20 passenger yacht operating in Galapagos. The vessel will be owned by Ecoventura, a leader in social and environmental responsibility with over two decades of experience in sustainable tourism. See the latest images of MV ORIGIN while being built at shipyard here. Origin will combine modern sophistication and a high level of comfort and service, with quality guided land excursions in small groups, gastronomical experiences, exciting physical activities and a dose of intellectual science providing guests a life enriching experience.

Specifications

  • L.O.A.: 142,16 feet / 43,33 meters
  • BEAM: 27,43 feet / 8,36 meters
  • CRUISING SPEED: 10-12 knots.
  • FUEL CAPACITY: 6,340 gallons
  • ENGINE: 454HP at 1800RPM
  • WATER CAPACITY: 4,891 gallons / 18,514 liters
  • DESALINATOR PRODUCTION: 4,500 gallons per day
  • COMPRESSORS: Two low pressure
  • VOLTAGE: 110 and 220 volts
  • NAVIGATIONAL AIDS: VHF and HI-SUB radios, GMDSS, color radar, echo sounder, Furuno GPS
  • SAFETY AIDES: EPIRB (emergency position indicator radio beacon)

Itineraries: Origin Yacht

 

Galapagos Islands - cruises and tours

Itinerary "A" - 8 DAYS / 7 NIGHTS

FROM SUNDAY TO SUNDAY
Sunday
AM: Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, SAN CRISTOBAL
PM:
 Cerro Tijeretas & Leon Dormido, SAN CRISTOBAL
Monday
AM: Cerro Brujo (SN, PR, KY) SAN CRISTOBAL
PM:
 Punta Pitt, (SN, PR) SAN CRISTOBAL
Tuesday
AM: Punta Suarez, ESPANOLA (Hood)
PM: Gardner Bay (SN, PR, KY) ESPANOLA
Wednesday
AM: Punta Cormorant (PR), Devil’s Crown or Champion (SN)
PM: Post Office Bay (PR, SN), FLOREANA (Charles)
Thursday
AM: Highlands of SANTA CRUZ (Indefatigable)
PM: CCFL (Darwin Station), SANTA CRUZ
Friday
AM: Bartolome (PR, SN)
PM: Las Bachas (SN) or Black Turtle Cove (PR) or Sombrero Chino (PR,SN)
Saturday
AM: South Plaza Island
PM: North Seymour (PR, SN)
Sunday
AM: Interpretation Center, SAN CRISTOBAL (Chatham)

Itinerary "B" - 8 DAYS / 7 NIGHTS

FROM SUNDAY TO SUNDAY
Sunday
AM: Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, SAN CRISTOBAL (Chatham)
PM:
 CCJG (La Galapaguera Cerro Colorado), SAN CRISTOBAL
Monday
AM: Darwin Bay (SN, PR, KY), GENOVESA (Tower)
PM:
 Prince Philip’s Steps (SN, PR) GENOVESA
Tuesday
AM: Las Bachas (SN) or Black Turtle Cove (PR)
PM: Cerro Dragon (SN) SANTA CRUZ
Wednesday
AM: Punta Espinosa (SN), FERNANDINA (Narborough)
PM: Urbina Bay, ISABELA (SN) (Albemarle) or Punta Vicente Roca
Thursday
AM: Elizabeth Bay, ISABELA (PR)
PM: Tagus Cove, ISABELA (SN, PR, KY)
Friday
AM: Puerto Egas, SANTIAGO (SN) (James)
PM: Rabida Island (SN, PR, KY) (Jervis)
Saturday
AM: Highlands of SANTA CRUZ (Indefatigable)
PM: CCFL (Darwin Station) SANTA CRUZ
Sunday
AM: Interpretation Center, SAN CRISTOBAL

Itinerary "A" 7 DAYS / 6 NIGHTS

FROM SUNDAY TO SATURDAY
Sunday
AM: Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, SAN CRISTOBAL
PM:
 Cerro Tijeretas & Leon Dormido, SAN CRISTOBAL
Monday
AM: Cerro Brujo (SN, PR, KY) SAN CRISTOBAL
PM:
 Punta Pitt, (SN, PR) SAN CRISTOBAL
Tuesday
AM: Punta Suarez, ESPANOLA (Hood)
PM: Gardner Bay (SN, PR, KY) ESPANOLA
Wednesday
AM: Punta Cormorant (PR), Devil’s Crown or Champion (SN)
PM: Post Office Bay (PR, SN), FLOREANA (Charles)
Thursday
AM: Highlands of SANTA CRUZ (Indefatigable)
PM: CCFL (Darwin Station), SANTA CRUZ
Friday
AM: Bartolome (PR, SN)
PM: Las Bachas (SN) or Black Turtle Cove (PR) or Sombrero Chino (PR,SN)
Saturday
AM: Drop off Itabaca Canal 6AM (transfer to Baltra or Puerto Ayora not included)

Itinerary "B" - 7 DAYS / 6 NIGHTS

FROM SUNDAY TO SATURDAY
Sunday
AM: Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, SAN CRISTOBAL (Chatham)
PM:
 CCJG (La Galapaguera Cerro Colorado), SAN CRISTOBAL
Monday
AM: Darwin Bay (SN, PR, KY), GENOVESA (Tower)
PM:
 Prince Philip’s Steps (SN, PR) GENOVESA
Tuesday
AM: Las Bachas (SN) or Black Turtle Cove (PR)
PM: Cerro Dragon (SN) SANTA CRUZ
Wednesday
AM: Punta Espinosa (SN), FERNANDINA (Narborough)
PM: Urbina Bay, ISABELA (SN) (Albemarle) or Punta Vicente Roca
Thursday
AM: Elizabeth Bay, ISABELA (PR)
PM: Tagus Cove, ISABELA (SN, PR, KY)
Friday
AM: Puerto Egas, SANTIAGO (SN) (James)
PM: Rabida Island (SN, PR, KY) (Jervis)
Saturday
AM: Transfer to Baltra airport from Puerto Ayora with guide

Rates 2017

Description 8 Days Charter
Beagle USD$ 7495 USD$ 142495
Triple USD$ 7295 USD$ 150000
Single USD$ 13125 USD$ 150000

Rate includes:

  • Cabin accommodation
  • All meals and snacks
  • All beverages including open bar
  • Captain’s welcome and farewell party
  • Guided shore excursions
  • Cruise director
  • Use of wet suits
  • Snorkeling equipment and sea kayaks
  • Transfers in the Islands between the airport and dock

Not included:

  • International Airfare
  • Airfare to Galapagos
  • Galapagos entrance fee (park tax)
  • Transit control card
  • Premium alcoholic beverages
  • Gratuities to guides and crew
  • Purchases on board and travel insurance.