Samba motor sailor

Samba’ was originally built in Holland 1966 as a luxury private yacht, following renovations in 1994 she now provides a charming method to explore the Galapagos Islands.


Capacity: 14 passengers and 6 crew
Type: steel-hulled motor yacht with stabilizing sail
LOA: 78 ft. / 23.77 m.
Beam: 18 ft. / 5.48 m.
Accommodations: 6 air-conditioned double cabins and 1 exterior double bed cabin, all with private bathrooms and hot water. An ample dining-room/salon connects to an outdoor dining facility with large tables, 32″ High Definition LCD TV, DVD video equipment, sound-system, mini-library with books and videos and a small bar.

Day 1

Arrive to Baltra airport – Las Bachas – Santa Cruz Island

Day 2

Darwin Bay – Genovesa Island – Price Philip’s Steps (El Barranco) – Genovesa Island

Day 3

Punta Mejía – Marchena Island – Black beach – Marchena Island

Day 4

Punta Albemarle – Isabela Island – Punta Vicente Roca – Isabela Island

Day 5

Punta Espinoza – Fernandina Island – Urbina Bay – Isabela Island

Day 6

Elizabeth Bay – Isabela Island – Punta Moreno – Isabela Island

Day 7

Tintoreras – Isabela Island – Sierra Negra volcano – Isabela Island

Day 8

Highlands – Santa Cruz Island – Baltra – Flight back to Quito or Guayaquil

The Samba motor sailor departs on tuesdays.