Galapagos sailing: Mary Anne | 8 days East
What more memorable and unique way to explore the Galapagos than on the 216ft barquentine, Mary Anne Galapagos. This 8-day cruise will guide you around the eastern islands of the Galapagos National Park, taking in the captivating landscapes and unique wildlife. Galapagos is one of the last places where human impact is barely felt, and the creatures inhabiting it could care less about the strange visitors walking among them. The Mary Anne Galapagos conjures up the excitement of old-world sailing and navigation with all the modern comforts of a small ship cruise. Snorkeling gear and kayaks are at guests' disposal. Our crew will make sure that all your needs are catered for and our experienced national park guides will educate you about the incredible natural world of the Galapagos Islands.
Known as a bird watcher's paradise; on your Galapagos Islands vacation, you can expect to see vast colonies of many species of bird such as frigate birds, flamingos, Red and Blue Footed Boobies and the rare Galapagos Hawks. Snorkeling and swimming is world-class in the Galapagos Islands and the pristine waters host rays, marine iguanas, sea turtles, and a dazzling array of colourful fish. Your Galapagos cruise includes a visit to Fausto Llerena Tortoise Breeding Centre where you can learn about the conservation of these ancient creatures. So come, help the crew hoist the sails, and follow the wind, onbaord the only schooner in the Galapagos, the Mary Anne.
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"Unique experience - Enjoy sailing with the wind on the only Schooner in the Galapagos, help hoist the sails!" Pia, Team Viva
Navigating at full sail, you will not be troubled by the sound of engines, tempting dolphins and whales to swim alongside the ship.
Learn more about the Galapagos Tortoises, iguanas, Galapagos sea lions and more