M/C Seaman Journey

Galapagos Seaman Journey

The M/C Galapagos Seaman Journey is one of the most exceptional boats navigating in the Galapagos Islands.

Galapagos Seaman Journey, is ranked as a first class expeditionary catamaran; which gives a superior comfort, size, style and stability for the most adventurous passengers.

It has a total of 8 cabins up to a capacity of 16 passengers on board. On the upper level of the cruise are allocated two double cabins. All the guests can enjoy the well-furnished areas with comfort and privacy. Each one of these, can be converted into a triple cabin designed for a small kid up to 12 years old.

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Double cabins can share an exclusive balcony for the passengers on upper level. The rest are allocated in the middle level of the Catamaran. All of these cabins are categorized as twins. Each one has an area of 15 square meters.

Galapagos Seaman Journey has a maximum capacity of 16 passengers allowing both intimacy and camaraderie at the same time.

The dining room, located at the main deck is complemented with a big saloon. Here, all passengers will be able to enjoy delicious food prepared by our chef. Uses the best ingredients, in order to prepare the most exclusive dishes that can delight most of the demanding customers. The dining area, was designed so that guests are able to socialize while tasting delicious and exotic meals.

Advantages to cruising on a Catamaran versus a monohull yacht.
Smoother Ride: Almost any Multihull will offer you a smoother ride in rough water due to the dual hull design and the construction's parachute effect as the boat crosscuts the waves. Air trapped between the hulls cushions the impact of re-entry. As the Catamaran does not land on the hull's centerline, as a monohull would, the effects of the impact are spread over a wider area.
Stability: Load levels on a catamaran can be up to 20% greater than a similar sized monohull. Catamarans are more stable as they do not pivot on the centerline. The footprint is wider, helping to negate the effects of rolling seas.
More deck space: A catamaran is wider than a monohaul yacht offering additional deck space and sun bathing areas.
Environment friendly: All power catamarans have less hull resistance in the water, resulting in greater fuel efficiency (comparatively it takes less horsepower and fuel to accomplish optimal performance in a power catamaran than in a power monohull).
Access to remote areas of the Galapagos Islands: The catamaran's shallow draft design allows access to waterways that most conventional hulls cannot navigate.

 

Seaman Journey
Itineraries
CODE Duration Start - Finish
A 4 Day/3 Night Fri - Mon
B 5 Day/4 Night Mon - Fri
C 8 Day/7 Night Fri - Fri
C1 8 Day/7 Night Fri - Fri
D 11 Day/10 Night Fri - Mon
E 12 Day/11 Night Mon - Fri
F 15 Day/14 Night Fri - Fri
F1 15 Day/14 Night Fri - Fri
F2 15 Day/14 Night Mon - Mon


 


Common Areas on the Seaman Journey

The Seaman Journey has several areas for those who are looking for a quiet place to relax with family and friends; with the lazy mid-afternoon sun or likewise after a splendorous day of swimming, snorkelling, kayaking or visiting one of the enchanted Galapagos Islands.

Those with thirst for knowledge can take a look in the “book nook” (our on-board mini-library). Always available are books about the Galapagos Islands; complementing the knowledge of what you have seen and experienced during the trip.

For people who want to enjoy a drink, you will find a great bar and lounge area where our bartender will be happy to attend to all your needs.

The M/C Galapagos Seaman Journey is yet another jewel from the well-known Galapagos Journey Fleet. A perfect combination of adventure, comfort and excellent service.

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Highlights of the Seaman Journey Cruise

Great shore excursions
Our shore excursions are packed full of several activities and lots of fun. A typical visit to a landing site includes a nature hike, zodiac ride, snorkeling or kayaking and of course time out to relax on the beach. Throughout these activities, your guide will bring out the best of the Islands, sharing knowledge and fun facts about the Islands natural history.

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Fine dining and cuisine
Each meal on board is a treat for the taste buds as our chef prepares the finest international and local dishes using fresh ingredients of the highest quality.All meals include the choice of meat, poultry or seafood. We can also cater for vegetarians and individuals with other dietary choices and needs. Salads are freshly tossed and fresh fruit is always available. We also have a selection of the best wines from around the world to compliment your meals if that is your beverage of choice. If not we have a variety of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages to take your fancy.

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Well Planned itineraries
We believe that the key to a great itinerary is variety and therefore the M/C Galapagos Seaman Journey visits several types of ecosystems within the Galapagos Archipelago. You will find that during your trip you will take in many different types of landscapes and a good combination of bird sightings as well as visits to land and marine iguana sighting areas, research centers and tortoise breeding projects. The itinerary has been designed in order to optimize time so that sailings between islands are short and land/snorkel visits are longer.

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Knowledgeable guides
All of our guides are certified by the Galapagos National Park and have gone through intensive training programs. They have several years of experience and a strong passion for sharing their knowledge of the wildlife, biology, geology and natural history of the islands. You will find that your guide is obsessed with the conservation of the Islands and is very strict when it comes to following and enforcing Galapagos park guidelines and rules. Your guide will be eager to share his knowledge, giving on-sight briefings during your shore excursions as well as evening lectures.

Nature lectures
After a full day of visits you will get to learn a little more about the sights you visited and will be able to ask your guide specific questions about wildlife, geology, marinelife, biology, and other topics that interest you regarding the Islands. You will find your evening briefings are also a great opportunity to get to know your fellow travellers and share anecdotes from the days activities.

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A well equiped boat
You will find that apart from being a spacious and comfortable yacht, the M/C Galapagos Seaman Journey carries state of the art navigation and communication equipment onboard. It also carries snorkeling gear, wetsuits, sea kayaks, a DVD player with a flat screen TV and other amenities for your entertainment.

Crew to passenger ratio
Our crew to guest ratio is almost 1 to 1 (11 crew members for 16 passengers). We are the only small yacht in the Islands to have a 24/7 cruise director on board. Each of our crew members has several years of experience and share in our vision of offering the finest experience to our guests. We are prepared to pamper you and offer you your creature comforts so that your visit to the Islands is to admire the survival of the fittest without having to endure it.

 

Galapagos Seaman Journey Cabins

All 8 cabins have A/C, private bathrooms with full shower, hot water and ocean view windows. All rooms are above water level meaning you can open the windows and enjoy the fresh seabreeze.

Standard Cabins - Main Deck
Main Deck Cabins

There are 6 twin cabins located on the main deck. These cabins have twin beds with private bathroom, hair dryer, safe, air conditioned, table-lamps and panoramic windows in order to have a pleasant view for all passengers.

Matrimonial Cabins - Upper Deck
Upper Deck Cabins

On the upper-deck, Seaman Journey presents two matrimonial suites, these cabins have main beds for couples, panoramic windows in order to have a pleasant panoramic view and they are equipped with a private room with hair dryer and air conditioned. An excellent option for couples that would like to celebrate their honeymoon.

 

 

 

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