Aida Maria

Class: Tourist Superior Class
Passengers: 16
Cabins: 8 double cabins with bunk beds. All cabins with private bathrooms, hot water and air-conditioning.
Features: Dining room, lounge, sundeck
Departures: Tuesday, Thursday & Sunday

The sixteen passenger Aida Maria offers a great combination of comfort, style and economy for tours in the Galapagos. Each of the eight double cabins has a private bathroom with hot showers, air conditioning , an ample external deck to enjoy sunny Galapagos days. The M/Y Aida Maria started operating on the Galapagos Islands in 1997 offering cruises around the islands as a charter yacht as well as for individual travellers. It’s design is based in efficiency and comfort with social areas and 8 cabins providing optimum comfort for your experience exploring the Galapagos.

Itinerary A – 8D/7N (Sunday to Sunday)
Sunday AM Baltra Airport
PM Bachas Beach
Monday AM Darwin Bay (Genovesa)
PM The Barranco (Genovesa)
Tuesday AM Bartolome
PM Sullivan Bay (Santiago)
Wednesday AM Daphne / Black Turtle Cove (Santa Cruz)
PM Dragon Hill (Santa Cruz)
Thursday AM Charles Darwin Station (Santa Cruz)
PM Highlands (Santa Cruz)
Friday AM Post Office Bay / Baroness Lookout (Floreana)
PM Punta Cormorant / Devil´s Crown (Floreana)
Saturday AM Punta Suarez (Española)
PM Gardner Bay / Gardner Islet / Osborn Islet (Española)
Sunday AM Lobos Island
San Cristobal Airport
Itinerary B – 8D/7N (Sunday to Sunday)
Sunday AM San Cristobal airport
PM Interpretation Center / Cerro Tijeretas (San Cristobal)
Monday AM Santa Fe
PM Plazas
Tuesday AM Charles Darwin Station (Santa Cruz)
PM Highlands (Santa Cruz)
Wednesday AM Volcano Sierra Negra (Isabela)
PM Humedales / Wall of Tears (Isabela)
Thursday AM Punta Moreno (Isabela)
PM Elizabeth Bay (Isabela)
Friday AM Punta Espinoza (Fernandina)
PM Punta Vicente Roca (Isabela)
Saturday AM Puerto Egas (Santiago)
PM Rabida
Sunday AM Seymour North
Baltra Airport
Itinerary C – 5D/4N (Sunday to Thursday)
Sunday AM Baltra Airport
PM Bachas Beach
Monday AM Darwin Bay (Genovesa)
PM The Barranco (Genovesa)
Tuesday AM Bartolome
PM Sullivan Bay (Santiago)
Wednesday AM Daphne / Black Turtle Cove (Santa Cruz)
PM Dragon Hill (Santa Cruz)
Thursday AM Charles Darwin Station (Santa Cruz)
Baltra Airport
Itinerary D – 4D/3N (Thursday to Sunday)
Thursday AM Baltra Airport
PM Highlands (Santa Cruz)
Friday AM Post Office Bay / Baroness Lookout (Floreana)
PM Punta Cormorant / Devil´s Crown (Floreana)
Saturday AM Punta Suarez (Española)
PM Gardner Bay / Gardner Islet / Osborn Islet (Española)
Sunday AM Lobos Island
San Cristobal Airport
Itinerary E – 6D/5N (Thursday to Tuesday)
Thursday AM Baltra Airport
PM Highlands (Santa Cruz)
Friday AM Post Office Bay / Baroness Lookiout (Floreana)
PM Punta Cormorant / Devil´s Crown (Floreana)
Saturday AM Punta Suarez (Española)
PM Gardner Bay / Gardner Islet / Osborn Islet (Española)
Sunday AM Lobos Island
PM Interpretation Center / Cerro Tijeretas (San Cristobal)
Monday AM Santa Fe
PM Plazas
Tuesday AM Charles Darwin Station (Santa Cruz)
Baltra Airport
Itinerary F – 6D/5N (Tuesday to Sunday)
Tuesday AM Baltra Airport
PM Highlands (Santa Cruz)
Wednesday AM Volcano Sierra Negra (Isabela)
PM Humedales / Wall of Tears (Isabela)
Thursday AM Punta Moreno (Isabela)
PM Elizabeth Bay (Isabela)
Friday AM Punta Espinoza (Fernandina)
PM Punta Vicente Roca (Isabela)
Saturday AM Puerto Egas (Santiago)
PM Rabida
Sunday AM Seymour North
Baltra Airport

Included:

  • Accommodation in double-occupancy cabin with private bathroom
  • Meals from lunch on the first day until breakfast on the last day
  • Activities as described in the itinerary
  • Bilingual naturalist guide
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities on the Galapagos Islands
  • Water, coffee and tea

Not included:

  • Flight Quito/Guayaquil – Galapagos – Quito/Guayaquil (around $500 p.p.)
  • Galapagos National Park entrance fee ($100 p.p.)
  • Migration Control Card ($20 p.p.)
  • Isabela dock fee ($10 p.p. – only if itinerary includes Puerto Villamil)
  • Other drinks and alcoholic beverages
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips

Please check the policy about onboard snorkelling equipment and wetsuits with your travel agent.

For this tour we recommend to bring the following:

  • Passport
  • Sun screen, sunglasses
  • Cap or lightweight scarf
  • Camera
  • Binoculars
  • Bathing suit and towel
  • Motion sickness pills
  • Insect repellent
  • Hiking shoes

Contact us for detailed prices or check out our  last minute departures!