ATHALA

General information

The luxury 16-passenger catamaran Athala was specifically designed to cruise the Galapagos Islands in style. The elegant design provides enhanced comfort, superior speed, and excellent stability while meeting all the latest safety standards. The Athala is unrivalled in its presentation of the generous accommodation and amenities of a larger boat while still preserving the relaxed exclusivity of a smaller vessel.

Athala offers spacious and comfortable, fully-air conditioned accommodations and personalized attention. This beautiful catamaran is equipped with eight double staterooms of which four have private balconies and are located on the main deck and four located on the upper deck; all the staterooms offer large picture windows and either queen or twin bed configurations.

The upper deck features a bar and a beautiful open area for relaxation and al fresco dining. The sundeck is great for whale and dolphin watching or to simply relax in the Jacuzzi. The dining area can be found on the main deck, along with a really comfortable lounge. All meals are served as a buffet style with all soft drinks included. The expedition leader and the guides will give nightly lectures about the islands, in addition to briefings on the next day’s activities.
Capacity: 16 passengers
Number of cabins: 8 twin/double cabins with lower beds
Private bathroom: yes
Air conditioning: yes
Hot water: yes
Sundeck: yes
Other: TV / DVD, living room, bar, kayaks, Jacuzzi
Snorkeling equipment &wetsuits: snorkeling equipment and wetsuits are included

ITINERARIES

Española itinerary: 8 days

Saturday: Baltra airport - Chinese Hat
Sunday: Dragon Hill - Rabida
Monday: Isabela: Sierra Negra Volcano - Tortoise Breeding Center - Wetlands - Wall of Tears
Tuesday: Floreana: Post Office Bay - Baroness Viewpoint - Champion - Punta Cormorant
Wednesday: San Cristobal: Cerro Brujo - Kicker Rock - Isla Lobos
Thursday: Santa Cruz: Charles Darwin Station - Highlands
Friday: Española: Punta Suarez - Gardner Bay
Saturday: Daphne - Baltra airport

6 day itinerary:

Saturday: Baltra airport . Chinese Hat
Sunday: Dragon Hill - Rabida
Monday: Isabela: Sierra Negra Volcano - Tortoise Breeding Center - Wetlands - Wall of Tears
Tuesday: Floreana: Post Office Bay - Baroness Viewpoint - Champion - Punta Cormorant
Wednesday: San Cristobal: Cerro Brujo - Kicker Rock - Isla Lobos
Thursday: Santa Cruz: Highlands - Baltra airport

Genovesa itinerary: 8 days

Saturday: Baltra airport - Mosquera
Sunday: Santiago: Sullivan Bay - Bartolomé
Monday: Isabela: Urbina Bay - Tagus Cove
Tuesday: Fernandina: Punta Espinoza - Isabela: Punta Vicente Roca
Wednesday: Santiago: Puerto Egas - Espumilla Beach
Thursday: Santa Cruz: Highlands - Charles Darwin Station
Friday: Genovesa: El Barranco - Darwin Bay
Saturday: North Seymour - Baltra airport

6 day itinerary:

Saturday: Baltra airport - Mosquera
Sunday: Santiago: Sullivan Bay - Bartolomé
Monday: Isabela: Urbina Bay - Tagus Cove
Tuesday: Fernandina: Punta Espinoza - Isabela: Punta Vicente Roca
Wednesday: Santiago: Puerto Egas - Espumilla Beach
Thursday: Santa Cruz: Highlands - Baltra airport

*The operator reserves the right to change the itinerary without previous notice due to weather, National Park regulations or notifications and unforeseeable circumstances.

Please contact us at info@enjoyingecuador.com

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