The Galápagos Islands are special and you want a special yacht in which to explore this living laboratory of evolution. Isabela II, accommodating 40 guests, promises an intimate experience of this unique world.
Isabela II is ideally-designed for Galápagos expedition cruising. On the Cabin Deck, you find the 16 Classic Cabin and 2 Standard Cabin cabins, as well as the 1 Standard Cabin, arrayed around outer corridors. On the Main Deck, you find the one Owner’s Cabin, perfectly located to the yacht’s social areas.
The Isabela II offers enriching wildlife encounters whether amid the islands’ haunting volcanic landscapes or beneath the waves of its marine reserve, all in the company of passionate, dedicated and expert naturalist guides.
The islands’ marine life can be appreciated with a snorkel and mask, paddling a kayak or aboard our glass-bottom boat.
On board, guests find delicious cuisine, faultless service and excellent facilities, including a Jacuzzi, fitness room, bar and outside deck for al-fresco meals, drinks and sunbathing.
Boasting a crew that has remained virtually unchanged for years, it is their dedication, attention to detail and passion for service that continues to touch every one of her guests.
There are three public decks featuring a bar & lounge, dining room, reading room & natural history library, and an outside bar and deck. Other facilities include a fitness room, hot tub, boutique, radio, telephone, e-mail, and fax.
TYPE: Small Ship
LENGTH: 183 feet
BEAM: 38 feet
DRAFT: 12 feet
GROSS TONNAGE: 1.025 tons
CAPACITY: 40 Guests
CRUISING SPEED: 10 knots
ELECTRICITY: 110-220 Volts 60 Hz
SAFETY & NAVIGATION: Meets SOLAS 74, ISM and ISPS, MARPOL requirements
CREW: 26 including 3 naturalist guides (includes Expedition Manager)There is also a medical officer permanently on board.