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Tip Top II MOTOR BOAT

The Tip Top II yacht is the eldest of the experienced Tip Top fleet providing comfortable first-class Galapagos cruising at competitive prices. The Tip Top II runs an interesting alternating Galapagos itinerary - one week to the north/west islands, the other week covering the south and central area. These itineraries can also be combined into a comprehensive 15 day Galapagos cruise!

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Tip Top II yacht

TIP TOP II Yacht Specifications

  • Length: 90 ft
  • Beam: 22 ft
  • Speed: 10 knots
  • Crew: 8
  • Level of guide: II or III
  • Capacity: 16 passengers

Snorkelling / Diving

  • Snorkelling: Equipment (mask, snorkel, flippers) included, wetsuit costs extra ($30-35 for 4days, $35-40 for 5days, $40-50 for 8days) and must be pre-booked prior to cruise.
  • Diving possible: no
Tip Top II twin cabin

Accommodation

  • Number of cabins: 8 twin cabins with lower beds.
  • Private bathroom: yes
  • Air conditioning: yes
  • Hot water: yes
  • Sundeck: yes

TIP TOP II GALAPAGOS CRUISE ITINERARIES 2015

8 DAYS - NORTH & WEST (ITINERARY 1)
FRI Baltra, Bachas
SAT Santiago: Sullivan Bay, Bartolome
SUN Genovesa: Darwin Bay, Prince Phillip Steps
MON Santiago: Puerto Egas, Bucaneer Cove
TUE Isabela: Punta Vicente Roca, Fernandina: Punta Espinosa
WED Isabela: Urbina Bay, Tagus Cove, Elizabeth Bay
THU Isabela: Tintoreras, Wetlands, Wall of tears, Tortoise breeding centre, Sierra Negra Volcano
FRI Charles Darwin Station, Baltra
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8 DAYS - SOUTH & CENTRAL (ITINERARY 2)
FRI Baltra, Charles Darwin station
SAT Santa Fe, Plazas
SUN Chinese Hat, Rabida
MON Black turtle cove, Cerro Dragon
TUE Floreana: Punta Cormorant, Post office bay, Devils Crown
WED Española: Gardner Bay, Punta Suarez
THU San Cristobal: Punta Pitt, Kicker Rock, Cerro Brujo
FRI North Seymour, Baltra airport

The 4, 5, 11 and 15 day cruises are variations of the above Galapagos itineraries - starting on Fridays or Mondays. Please check with our sales staff before booking to be sure which itinerary will operate for your Galapagos cruise dates.

2015 TIP TOP II YACHT PRICES PER PERSON (INCLUDING AIRFARE)
4 days $2290 cabins 1 to 6 (lower deck), $2529 cabins 9 & 10 (upper deck) Request this Tour
5 days $2820 cabins 1 to 6 (lower deck), $3138 cabins 9 & 10 (upper deck) Request this Tour
8 days $4074 cabins 1 to 6 (lower deck), $4580 cabins 9 & 10 (upper deck) Request this Tour
11 days $5520 cabins 1 to 6 (lower deck), $6243 cabins 9 & 10 (upper deck) Request this Tour
15 days $7420 cabins 1 to 6 (lower deck), $8428 cabins 9 & 10 (upper deck) Request this Tour

NOTE - FOR 2015 THESE PRICES ALL INCLUDE RETURN AIRFARE FROM QUITO/GUAYAQUIL TO & FROM GALAPAGOS (subject to change).

Extra Fuel surcharge fee: $26 (4 days) / $35 (5 days) / $61 (8 days) / $87 (11 days) / $122 (15 days)

All prices are subject to change without prior notice.

Cruise departure dates are available throughout the year; contact us for up to date availabilities and a price quote - discounts are often available!

Tip Top II Deck plan

Important Note: We are more than happy to request the cabin of your choice at time of booking - just let us know. But please be aware that but the final decision on cabin allocation is always in the hands of the yacht operator so Happy Gringo cannot be held responsible if the operator decides to allocate you to an alternative cabin.

PAST CLIENT TIP TOP II YACHT FEEDBACK

“Thanks for a great trip – we really appreciated all of the efforts of the Tip Top crew to make our Galapagos cruise a memorable one.” (Paul & Irene Fitzpatrick, Ireland)

* Prices may increase if Galapagos yacht operators put prices up for certain popular dates (especially July / August)
or other Galapagos agencies sell their charter spaces to us at higher prices.

* All boat information is correct at time of publishing but subject to change by the yacht owner or Galapagos National Park authority.

 

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