phone

Call us toll free: US & CA 1-800-269-0216

tripadvisor

facebook

twitter

instagram

pinterest

youtube

Check out live Stella Maris Galapagos Cruise availability

Highlights of the Stella Maris Galapagos Cruise

Category: Luxury
  • The Stella Maris yacht is the ideal choice for luxury yacht lifestyle in the Galapagos islands, featuring contemporary interior design and luxurious touches. This yacht is only available for CHARTER - the perfect yacht choice for a private group or family vacation.
  • Guest cabin accommodations are spacious and air-conditioned, with private en-suite facilities. The 4 standard staterooms are complemented perfectly by the VIP suites and grand master quite. All cabins feature HD flat screen TV, blu ray DVD player and BOSE speakers.
  • As should be expected, the Stella Maris cruise also boasts extravagant exterior living space. On the main deck, aft doors lead to a large shaded social area, perfect for entertaining and dining al fresco. The upper deck has a spacious aft deck, complete with alfresco dining and a wet bar.
  • The sundeck boasts comfortable chaise lounges and spa pool tub, perfect for enjoying the spectacular ocean views as you cruise.
  • The Stella Maris yacht has you covered for activities too! On board kayaks and standup paddle boards (SUP) provide new ways to explore the seas.

Stella Maris Galapagos Cruise

Itineraries and pricing 2022

Browse through the different cruise itineraries below by clicking on each one.
  • $198,500Charter

Charter the entire yacht for 8 days A.

  • Mon: San Cristobal: Lobos Island.
  • Tue: San Cristobal: Punta Pitt, Witch Hill
  • Wed: Española: Gardner Bay, Suarez Point.
  • Thu: Floreana: Cormorant Point, Post Office Bay.
  • Fri: North Seymour, Bartholome.
  • Sat: Genovesa: El Barranco, Darwin Bay.
  • Sun: South Plazas, Santa Fe.
  • Mon: Santa Cruz: El Chato tortoise reserve, Twin Craters.

Note – An additional Advance Provisioning Allowance (APA) of US$25,000 is also charged in advance. This is to cover extra expenses during the cruise such as: food, beverages, and other expenses not included in the Charter Fee. Any APA not used will be returned to you at the end of the charter.

Full itinerary under construction, please ask about the full itinerary to our sales team

Full ItineraryFull Itinerary Request free quote
  • $198,500Charter

Charter the entire yacht for 8 days B.

  • Mon: Santa Cruz: Charles Darwin Station.
  • Tue: Sombrero Chino, Rabida.
  • Wed: Santiago: Espumilla Beach, Bucaneer Cove, Egas Port.
  • Thu: Fernandina: Espinoza Point, Isabela: Tagus Cove.
  • Fri: Isabela: Elizabeth Bay, Moreno Point.
  • Sat: Isabela: Tintoreras, Wetlands, Wall of Tears, Tortoise Breading Center.
  • Sun: Santa Cruz: El Chato Highlands, Tortuga Bay.
  • Mon: San Cristobal: Interpretation Center.

Note – An additional Advance Provisioning Allowance (APA) of US$25,000 is also charged in advance. This is to cover extra expenses during the cruise such as: food, beverages, and other expenses not included in the Charter Fee. Any APA not used will be returned to you at the end of the charter.

Full itinerary under construction, please ask about the full itinerary to our sales team

Full ItineraryFull Itinerary Request free quote

Stella Maris Yacht Specifications

  • Refit: 2018 
  • Crew: 10
  • Charter Guest: 12
  • Cruise Speed:11 Knots
  • Max Speed:  14 Knots
  • Cabins:7
  • Engines:2 Caterpillar 625 HP
  • Builder/Designer: Picchiotti, Italy
  • Charter Locations: Galapagos
  • Technical Specifications:Length: 124ft (38m) - Beam: 25ft (7.77m) - Gross Tonnage: 317 tons - Hull: Steel – Superstructure: Aluminum. 
  • Hydraulic stabilizers system: These stabilizers reduce the movement of the ship, making the navigation very comfortable.

Facilities

  • Kayak: yes
  • Paddle Board: yes
  • Jacuzzi: yes
  • Fishing (catch and release) under request

Flight Penalty Fee

Important Note: The Stella Maris cruise obligates Happy Gringo to buy Galapagos flight tickets directly through them; failure to do so will unfortunately result in a penalty fee of US$60 per person being charged to you by the yacht operator.¨

Included Services

  • Meals: From lunch on Day 1, until breakfast on the final day.
  • Accommodation with private bathroom.
  • Excursions as listed in the itinerary, with a certified naturalist bilingual guide (Spanish/English).
  • Unlimited purified water, tea, coffee, snacks.
  • All Transfers in Galapagos: Airport - Yacht – Airport.
  • Use of Vip Lounge In Baltra Airport.
  • Use of Snorkelling Equipment, Kayaks, Stand-Up Paddle Board.

Excluded Services

  • Entrance fees Galapagos:
    • Galapagos National Park $100 pp (subject to change).
    • Galapagos transit control card $20 pp (subject to change).
  • Flight: International Flights + Quito/Guayaquil - Galapagos - Quito/Guayaquil.
  • Airport transfers in Quito or Guayaquil.
  • Alcoholic beverages & colas (there is a bar on board).
  • Any other personal expenses.

Diving - Snorkeling

  • Snorkeling: Use of equipment and wet suit included.
  • Diving possible: No

About Cabins

Cabin Distribution:

  • 1 Bridge Deck Master Suite Cabin – king size bed, with windows. 
  • 2 Main Deck VIP Suites Cabins –queen bed, with windows. 
  • 4 Lower Deck Cabin – convertible double matrimonial bed or two twins, with window.

About Itineraries

On day 1 there is only time for an afternoon visit to be included; similarly, on the final day, there is only a brief morning visit. The reason for this is to connect with the Galapagos flight arrivals and departures at the airport.

Contact us for information about which itineraries will run on different dates through the year, and to check tour availabilities. We often have special Galapagos offers too!

All yacht information is correct at time of publishing but may be subject to change by the yacht operator or Galapagos National Park authority. Published prices may be subject to change without prior notice.

Deck Plan

HAPPY GRINGO YACHT RANKING

Outdoor Space

Social areas, sundeck, restaurant & bar area and boat design.

Cabin Space

Type and size of cabin, type of beds, windows and access to the cabins.

Comfort and Amenities

Special features, beach towels, air conditioning, jacuzzi, TV, toiletries.

close-link

Dear Clients,

Our Quito office is temporarily closed for health and safety reasons, but we are still working 🙂 . Our dedicated team can help plan and reserve your trip via email / phone / whatsapp - no physical visit to our office is required. Please send new requests to [email protected], or contact our Sales Number + 593 984295830.

We will be back as soon as we feel it is safe for our employees and customers to do so. Thanks for your comprehension.
close-link
×