Style: First Class Guests: 16
The Petrel, a first class motorised catamaran in the Galapagos Islands, is elegant, swift and silent at sea, much like the bird it’s named after. The Petrel offers travel in the Galapagos in comfort and style. The knowledgeable guides provide insight into the biology and ecology of this fascinating region. On-board facilities include large air-conditioned cabins, each with private bathroom and a private balcony. The sun deck, with a Jacuzzi and sun-beds, is a great place to relax and take in the breathtaking scenery in between excursions. After dark it becomes a perfect place to take in the millions of sparkling stars.
There are two Suites onboard the Petrel which are located on the Main Deck and are 43 square metres. The Suites feature a king size bed and lounge room. The Suites have large private bathrooms, air conditioning and a private balcony.
There are 6 double staterooms onboard the Petrel. 2 are located on the Main Deck and 4 are located on the Upper Deck. They are 30 metres square and have queen or twin bed configuration. . The Standard Cabins have a private bathroom, air conditioning and a private balcony.
The Single Cabin is located on the Upper Deck and is 14 square metres. The room features a single size bed, private bathroom, air conditioning and a private balcony.
Lounge, dining room and bar
Sundeck with lounges, bar and Jacuzzi
All meals throughout the cruise
Transfers in the islands
Bilingual National Park Guide
Use of snorkeling equipment and wetsuits
Soft drink and juice
Year Built: 2015
Type: First Class Motor Catamaran
Length: 35 metres
Beam: 12.5 metres
Draft: 1.65 metres
Speed: 10 knots
Capacity: 16 passengers, 1 cruise manager, 1 captain, 1 bilingual naturalist guide, 9 other crew members
Main Engines: 2x Yanmar Diesel Engines 400HP@1950rpm
Nett Tonnage: 208 Tons
Generators: 2 x John Deere Genset 70kw@1800rpm
Safety & Navigation: 2 x 20-man life raft, Navtex, 2 GPS, depth sounder, 2 naval radars, fire detection and prevention systems