CATAMARAN TIP TOP V - GALAPAGOS ISLANDS

TIP TOP V

GENERAL DESCRIPTION

Built in 2019, the Tip Top V luxury catamaran offers fantastic cruises in the Galapagos Islands for only 16 people. On the main deck there are 2 double double cabins and 2 twin cabins. On the upper deck there are 2 double cabins and 4 single cabins. Each beautifully decorated cabin has ample storage space, safe, hairdryer, individually controlled air conditioning, and private bathroom. All cabins have ocean views; the cabins on the upper deck have a private balcony.Main deck social areas include the large 20-seat outdoor dining area, indoor lounge, and comfortable lounge. The upper deck has an outdoor terrace, lounge and bar, perfect for sipping a cocktail while enjoying the sunset and the breathtaking view. It also has comfortable loungers and a hot tub to relax in between activities.The Tip Top V catamaran has 2 options of 7-night itineraries that can also be combined to offer the best experience in Galapagos. Option 1 visits the islands of Santiago, Fernandina, Isabela and Santa Cruz. Option 2 explores Santa Cruz, Floreana, Española, and Genovesa. Any of the itineraries guarantees you to get up close and personal with the wildlife of the Galapagos Islands. The multilingual guide on board will explain everything to see in this incredible landscape.

TECHNICAL AND SAFETY FEATURES

  • Safety & Communications System
  • (2) 36 nautical mile range Furuno Navnet Radar/Chart Plotter,
  • (2) Furuno Eco sounder, GPS, Furuno NX300 Navtex, Furuno SC33-Satellite Fluxgate compass, Icom M802 HF-MF/DSC Radio,
  • (2) Icom M424G VHF/DSC radios, ACR2846 Epirb, (2) ACR2914 Sart,
  • (2) ACR2828 VHF bi-directional rescue radios, Furuno FA170 Class A AIS, Ritchie Magnetic Compass, hydraulic helm, barometer, clock, thermometer, helm indicator, searchlight, horn, fire & smoke detector system.
  • (2) Viking inflatable life rafts for 25 passengers each one,
  • (30) life jackets, twin 17 feet Caribe Nautica Inflatable boats with 25 HP four-stroke outboard motors for 12 passengers each one. All safety equipment complies with International Coast Guard regulations.
  • Mechanic Equipment: Twin Baudouin 6W126 Marine Diesel Engines 350 HP. Twin 65 KW Baudouin 4W105S Marine Diesel Generators. Water Separator, Raritan Marine Sanitation Device sewage treatment system. Westfalia Separator Mineral oil Systems. WMSQ-2500 Reverse Osmosis desalination system.
  • Length: 112 feet
    Beam: 43 feet
    Draft: 5 feet
    Cruising speed: 12 knots
    Capacity: 16 passengers
    Cabins: 16 passengers accommodated in 10 cabins
    Each cabin has: Private bathroom (toilet, shower, washbasin, and vanity)
    Locker and drawers
    Hair dryer
    Safety box
    Air-conditioned
    Guest Accommodation:
    Main Deck: (2) cabins with one king size bed (6.5’ x 6.5’) – Cabins 1 & 2 (210 square feet each cabin)
    Main Deck: (2) cabins with two single beds (3.15’ x 6.5’)– Cabins 3 to 6 (210 square feet each cabin)
    Upper Deck: (2) cabins with one king size bed (6.5’ x 6.5’)– Cabins 5 & 6.( 200 square feet each cabin plus 70 square feet balcony)

    Upper Deck: (4) cabins with single lower beds (6.5’ x 6.5’) – Cabins 7 to 10. (170 square feet each cabin plus 35 square feet balcony)

    Social Areas: Dinning room for 20 people (435 square feet)
    Salon room (310 square feet)
    Comfortable Lounge
    Social Areas (upper deck):
    Bar & Salon (775 square feet)

    Cockpit Deck: Observation & Sun deck (735 square feet)
    Crew: 8 members: Captain, Multilingual guide, Engineer, Cook, Two sailors

DECK PLANS

ITINERARIES: 

ITINERARY WEST
(OPTION 1) - 8 DAYS 

FRIDAY
AM: Baltra Airport: Arrival and Transfer to the boat
PM: Santa Cruz: Mosquera Islet (HK)
SATURDAY
AM: Santiago: Sullivan Bay (HK/SN)
PM: Rabida (HK/SN)
SUNDAY
AM: Fernandina: Espinosa Point (HK)
PM: Isabela: Elizabeth Bay (HK)
MONDAY
AM: Isabela: Urbina Bay (HK/SN)
PM: Isabela: Tagus Cove (HK)
TUESDAY
AM: Santiago: Egas Port (HK/SN)
PM: Bartolome (HK/SN)
WEDNESDAY
AM: Chinese Hat (HK/SN)
PM: Santa Cruz: Dragon Hill (HK/SN)
THURSDAY
AM: Santa Cruz: Highlands (HK)
PM: Santa Cruz: Breeding Center Fausto Llerena (HK)
FRIDAY
AM: North Seymour (HK/SN)
Baltra: Transfer to the Airport

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Spacious

Social Areas

The social areas have ample spaces to spend time and relax, whether enjoying a glass of good wine.

MATRIMONIAL CABIN

On the upper deck we offer you 4 cabins that can be matrimonial or twin with a spectacular panoramic view from their large windows, ideal for couples.

TWIN CABINS

On the main decks we have 2 twin cabins with a panoramic view and one more cabin that can be either matrimonial or twin, finally on the lower deck we have two twin cabins, perfect for families, friends or couples.

Tip top V Yacht RATES 2023
Per person

4 DAYS 4 DAYS 5 DAYS 8 DAYS
LOWER DECK / CABINS 1 - 6 $3192 USD $3964 USD $5685 USD
UPPER DECK / CABINS 7 - 10 $3533 USD $4421 USD $6400 USD

INCLUDE: 

  • All meals during the cruise
  • Transfers on the islands on the days of operation
  • Visits and excursions accordung to the itinerary
  • English speaking naturalist guide
  • Snorkeling equipment 

NOT INCLUDE:

  • Roundtrip airfare from / to Galapagos
  • Soft and alcohilic drinks
  • Galapagos National Park entrance fee (US $ 100)
  • Ingala Control Card (US $ 20)
  • Wetsuit
  • Gratuities and personal expenses

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