Archipell I


“I cannot fault anything with Archipel I – fantastic itinerary, superb crew, wonderful (and plentiful) food, excellent guide.



Archipell I and II dining
Archipell I and II cabin
Archipell I and II kayaking
Archipell I and II

Archipell I

Prices from: £3,160pp for 8 days

The Archipell I catamaran offering hi-spec accommodation and a wealth of indoor and outdoor space, making them a great choice for your Galapagos cruise.

The Archipell I was built in 2003 . With 8 large cabins, 2 configured as doubles and the others with twin beds. All have picture windows, lots of storage space, air conditioning and en-suite bathrooms.

When not out exploring the islands, you’ll be able to relax, taking your pick of the communal areas. Sit back and leaf through a book in the lounge, sip a drink at the bar as you chat with other travellers and enjoy meals in the dining room and outside on the covered deck. The sun deck is just the place to unwind, doze in the heat and recharge your batteries before your next excursion.

Archipell I highlights

  • Accommodates 16 passengers
  • Air-conditioned private cabins
  • Plenty of communal areas to relax
  • Delicious international and Ecuadorian cuisine
  • Bilingual naturalist guide
  • Have a look at the Archipell’s own website: Archipell

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Itinerary A – 7 nights / 8 days

  1. MON: Fly to San Cristobal. San Cristobal: Gualapaguera
  2. TUE: South Plaza and Santa Fe
  3. WED: Floreana: Champion Islet, Loberia and Peace Asylum
  4. THU: Santa Cruz: Charles Darwin Station and Highlands
  5. FRI: Isabela: Tintoreras, Tortoise Breeding Centre and wetlands
  6. SAT: Isabela: Punta Moreno and Elizabeth Bay
  7. SUN: Isabela: Tagus Cove. Fernandina: Punta Espinosa
  8. MON: Santa Cruz: Bachas Beach. Depart Baltra

Itinerary B – 7 nights / 8 days

  1. MON: Fly to Baltra. North Seymour
  2. TUE: Genovesa: El Barranco and Darwin Bay
  3. WED: Bartolome. Santiago: Sullivan Bay
  4. THU: Santa Cruz: Charles Darwin Station and Highlands
  5. FRI: Floreana: Punta Comorant and Post Office Bay
  6. SAT: Espanola: Gardner Bay and Punta Suarez
  7. SUN: San Cristobal: Punta Pitt and Cerro Brujo
  8. MON: San Cristobal: Isla Lobos. Depart San Cristobal









Archipel I double cabin

Archipell I Double cabin

Archipel I twin cabin

Archipell I Twin cabin







There are 8  cabins on the main deck, all the same size, including both doubles and twins, all with lower beds (ie no bunk beds). All have windows, rather than port holes, clothes closet, safe and bathroom with hot and cold running water



Technical Specifications

Year of construction: 2003
Type: Mid-range Catamaran
Capacity: 16 passengers
Accommodation: Main Deck: 2 cabins with double beds 6 cabins with twin beds
On Board: Dining room, bar and conference area with television, reproducer of DVD, chart games, library of books and DVDs.
Maximum speed: 13 knots
Crew: 9 + guide




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