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The Samba is a true European Dutch classic and a stately and comfortable Galapagos sailing vessel. Guests will be pleasantly accommodated in seven double rooms, six with air-conditioning, and each with private facilities and hot water. An ample dining room/salon connects to an outdoor dining facility with large tables, a TV and video system, sound system, mini library of books and videos, and a small bar. The Samba is a graceful, top-quality craft; she is as environmentally friendly as she is socially responsible. She is locally owned, and the entire crew is devoted to making your journey the trip of a lifetime.

Key Features:

✓ Private bathrooms and hot water

✓ Delicious Ecuadorian cuisine

✓ Multilingual naturalist guide

✓ Special stabilizing sail

✓ Dedicated local crew

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Samba Motor Sailor - Dining
Samba Motor Sailor - Dining
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Samba Motor Sailor - Deck


8 Days
15 Days
Per Person
$ 3,800
$ 7,215
Single Cabin
$ 5,315
Children (under 12 years)
$ 2,655
$ 53,200

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  • All prices in United States Dollars.
  • Prices are subject to change without prior notice.

Additional Information

    • Single supplement: 40%

    • Child discount: 10%

    • Fuel Surcharge on all yacht may change depending on the fuel rates policy in Ecuador.

✓ Rates Include

    ✓ All meals and activities throughout the cruise

    ✓ Bilingual national park guide

    ✓ Snorkeling gear (mask, snorkel and fins)

    ✓ Fuel surcharge

    ✓ Wetsuit

⨯ Not Included

    ⨯ $100 (Subject to change) 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


Samba Upper Deck

Upper Deck

Samba Main Deck

Main Deck

Samba Lower Deck

Lower Deck

 Year of construction: 1966
 Type: Sailor
 Length: 78fts / 24mts
 Beam: 18fts / 5mts
 Capacity: 14 passengers
  • Upper Deck: 1 air-conditioned matrimonial cabin each with private bath with hot shower
  • Lower Deck: 6 air-conditioned double cabins (bunk beds) each with private bath with hot shower
 On Board: salon and an outdoor dining area, observation deck/sun deck, TV and VCR room
 Main engines: Twin DAV diesel engines 220 HP
 Max speed: 9 knots
 Crew: Captain, mechanic, cook, 2 sailors and 1 naturalist guide
 Safety & Navigation: One self-contained 20-passenger life raft, EPIRB (Emergency Positioning Indicating Radio Beacon), Two bi-directional VHF emergency-radios, VHF (Motorola) wide-range radio, VHF and HF radios and one ce



Please note: Itineraries are unlikely to change significantly but are subject to change. Weather, wildlife breeding, instructions from the Galapagos National Park, specific abilities and interests of passengers as well as operational matters may cause your guide or captain to change the time or nature of visits. Your guide will always endeavor to select the best itinerary within these limits....

LC(VTA) - Apr-2016

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