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A 64-metre motor yacht with a cruising speed of 11 knots.
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The vessel has a crew of 30 and the ship's air-conditioned cabins come with double or twin beds and private en-suite bathrooms with showers. The public decks contain the living and dining areas, a library / video room for lectures and films, and a sun deck with a jacuzzi.
All meals are served buffet-style. In addition to the crew, the Eclipse has four on-board naturalists to answer passengers' questions on the ecology of the Galápagos and to accompany guests on shore excursions using the Eclipse's flotilla of hard-bottomed inflatable launches.
Why we love it
For many, the 'medium' size of Galapagos boat such as the Eclipse offers the best of both worlds; good stability, range of facilities and space, with a yacht-like atmosphere and passenger numbers.
Saskia, Original Traveller