Samba is perfect to enjoy the magic of the Galapagos Islands She accommodates 14 guests in 7 comfortable air conditioned double cabins with private bathrooms. Foredeck has enough space for sun bathing, dolphin watching or just to relax and observe marine life and the beautiful landscape of the islands.

Features 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, TV, DVD video equipment, sound-system, mini-library with books and videos and a small bar.


  • Category: Mid-range Motor Sailor
  • Departures: Every Tuesday
  • Capacity: 12 Passengers
  • Accommodations: 6 air-conditioned double cabins each with private bath with hot shower
  • On board: salon and one outdoors dining area, observation deck/sun deck, TV and VCR room
  • Crew: Captain, mechanic, cook, 2 sailors and 1 naturalist guide
  • Speed: 8.5 knots
  • Length: 78 ft. (23.7m)

Itineraries: Samba


Galapagos Islands - cruises and tours

Itinerary 8D / 7N Cruises (A) - North West Islands

Tue. AM Arrival in Baltra and transfer to boat
PM Santa Cruz Island: Las Bachas Beach
Wed. AM Genovesa Island: Darwin Bay
PM Genovesa Island: El Barranco
Thu. AM Marchena Island: Mejia Point
PM Marchena Island: Black Beach
Fri. AM Isabela Island: Albermale Point
PM Isabela Island: Vicente Roca Point
Sat. AM Fernandina Island: Espinoza Point
PM Isabela Island: Urbina Bay
Sun. AM Isabela Island: Elizabeth Bay
PM Isabela Island: Moreno Point
Mon. AM Isabela Island: Tintoreras
PM Isabela Island: Sierra Negra Volcano
Tue. AM Santa Cruz Island: Highlands
PM Baltra Airport

Itinerary 8D / 7N Cruises (B) - Central East Islands

Tue. AM Arrival in Baltra and transfer to boat
PM Santa Cruz Islands: Charles Darwin Station
Wed. AM Floreana Island: Cormorant Point & Champion Rock
PM Floreana Island: Post Office Bay & Baroness Viewing Point
Thu. AM Española Island: Suarez Point
PM Española Island: Gardner Bay & Gardner Rock
Fri. AM San Cristobal Island: Lobos Island & Kicker Rock
PM San Cristobal Island: Pitt Point
Sat. AM Santa Fe Island: Barrington Bay
PM South Plaza Island & Carrion Point
Sun. AM Santiago Island: Sullivan Bay
PM Bartholomew Island
Mon. AM Rabida Island
PM Santiago Island: James Bay
Tue. AM North Seymour Island
PM Baltra Airport

Rates 2019

  8 Days 15 Days
Per Person $ 3,948 $ 7,508
Single Cabin $ 5,528 - - -
Charter $ 55,300 - - -
Children (under 12 years) $ 2,765 - - -

Additional Information:

  • Fuel Surchage
  • Single supplement: 40%
  • Charter Surchage
  • Child Discount: 30%
  • High Season Supplements : Christmas and New Year dates will have a 10% surcharge

Children Policy:

Children under 12 years sharing cabin with parents, 30% off

Rates include:

  • All meals and activities throughout the cruise
  • Bilingual National Park Guide
  • Snorkeling gear (mask, snorkel and fins)
  • Fuel Surcharge

Not included:

  • $100 Galapagos National Park entrance fee
  • Galapagos Transit Control Card ($20)
  • Airfare from mainland Ecuador
  • Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages consumed onboard
  • Gratuities
  • Cancellation/medical insurance