Tip Top II Catamaran

Our M/C Tip Top II was built in 2008 and redesigned in 2015-2016 to offer the highest level of comfort and the best experience in the Islands.

Technical Information

  • Length: 104 feet
  • Beam: 40 feet
  • Draft: 5 feet
  • Cruising speed: 12 knots

Safety & Communications System:

  • (2) 24 mile range Furuno Navnet Radar/Chart Plotter
  • (2) Furuno-FCV620 Eco sounder, GPS, Furuno NX300 Navtex, Furuno SC-Satellite Fluxgate compass, Icom M802 HF-MF/DSC Radio
  • (2) Icom M506 VHF/DSC radios, ACR Epirb, ACR Sart
  • (2) ACR VHF bi directional rescue radios, Ritchie Magnetic Compass, hydraulic helm, barometer, clock, thermometer, helm indicator, searchlight, horn, fire & smoke detector system
  • (2) Viking inflatable life rafts for 25 passengers each one
  • (30) life jackets
  • Twin 17 feet Caribe Nautica Inflatable boats with 25 HP four stroke outboard motors for 12 passengers each one

All safety equipment complies with International Coast Guard regulations.

Mechanic Equipmment:

Twin Detroit Diesel MTU 350 HP main engines. Twin 60 KW John Deere/Marathon (M) electric generators. Water Separator, Raritan Marine Sanitation Device sewage treatment system. Westfalia Separator Mineral oil Systems. WMSQ-2500 Reverse Osmosis desalination system.

Capacity:

16 passengers

Cabins:

16 passengers accommodated in 10 cabins:

Each cabin has:

  • Private bathroom (toilet, shower, washbasin and vanity)
  • Locker and drawers
  • Hair dryer
  • Safety box
  • Air conditioned

Guest Accommodation:

Main Deck: (2)

  • cabins with one single lower berths – Cabins 1 & 2

Main Deck: (4)

  • cabins with two single lower berths – Cabins 3 to 6

Upper Deck: (2)

  • cabins with two single lower beds – Cabins 7 & 8

Upper Deck: (2)

  • Cabins with one king size berth – Cabins 9 & 10

Social Areas (main deck):

  • Bar or  can sunbathe in the sundeck
  • Dinning room
  • Comfortable Lounge

Crew:

8 members:

  • Captain
  • Bilingual naturalist guide
  • Engineer
  • International cook
  • Barman & waitress
  • Two sailors

Video

Deck Plan

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Include

  • Snorkel equipment
  • Kayaks
  • International and Ecuadorian food
  • Water
  • Coffee & Herbal tea
  • Personalized service
  • Air ticket

Itinerary

Summary

OPTION 1

No Day AM PM
1 Friday  Baltra Mosquera Islet
2 Saturday Sullivan Bay (Santiago Island)  Rabida 
3 Sunday Espinoza Point Elizabeth Bay
4 Monday Urbina Bay Tagus Cove 
5 Tuesday Egas Port Bartolome
6 Wednesday Chinese Hat Dragon Hill
7 Thursday Santa Cruz Highlands Interpretation Center Fausto LLerena
8 Friday  North Seymour / Baltra

OPTION 2

No Day AM PM
1 Friday  Baltra Bachas Beach (Santa Cruz Island) 
2 Saturday Darwin Bay Prince Phillip's Steps
3 Sunday South Plaza Santa Fe
4 Monday Interpretation Center Jacinto Gordillo B.Moreno Port/Cerro Brujo/Kicker Rock
5 Tuesday Baroness Point View / Post Office  Asilo de la Paz / Commorant Point / Devil's Crown
6 Wednesday Suarez Point  Gardner Islet / Osborn Islet / Gardner Bay
7 Thursday Santa Cruz Highlands Interpretation Center Fausto LLerena
8 Friday  Black Turtle Cove / Baltra

 

THESE ITINERARIES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT A PREVIOUS NOTICE, DUE OPERATIONAL REASONS, WEATHER CONDITIONS OR BY THE AUTHORITIES OF THE GALAPAGOS NATIONAL PARK.