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Cruise the Galapagos archipelago aboard the Aida Maria

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Eastern Islands

8 Day Itinerary aboard Aida Maria
  • Explore the beaches of Las Bachas
  • Visit Black Turtle Cove
  • Snorkel by Cerro Dragon
  • Navigate around Kicker Rock
Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
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Explore the Galapagos Islands aboard the Aida Maria. Visit some of the most popular destinations such as Bartolome, Genovesa and Floreana. Experience a wonderful time snorkeling, hiking, viewing wildlife, and exploring volcanoes. Your bilingual guides help you learn about the history, culture, …
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A pair of friendly sea lions

Island Circumnavigation

15-Day Galapagos Cruise - 15 Day Itinerary aboard Aida Maria
  • Visit a flamingo lagoon
  • Snorkel with white-tipped sharks
  • Explore the red beaches of Rabida
  • Watch sea lions relax on the shore
Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
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Take an epic cruise around the Galapagos on the highly-rated yet affordable Aida Maria yacht. This trip includes stops to some of the most exciting places in the Galapagos like Rabida, Isabela, Fernandina and Santa Fe. Get a close up look at sea lions, rays, tortoises, blue footed boobies, …
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A snorkeler walking along a white sandy beach.

Northern Islands

5 Day Itinerary aboard Aida Maria
  • Take a tour around Darwin Bay
  • Snorkel off the beach of Las Bachas
  • View Daphne Island, a volcanic cone
Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
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Join the Aida Maria on this 5-day voyage through the northern islands of the Galapagos. Visit some of the best wildlife-viewing spots in the archipelago as well as beautiful locations to enjoy all the sights, sounds, and fun this unique places has to offer. The Galapagos Islands are unique to the …
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A Giant Tortoise munches on some local foliage.

Southern Islands

4 Day Itinerary aboard Aida Maria
  • Snorkel with tropical fish
  • Visit the Charles Darwin Station
  • Take a dingy ride to see sea lions
Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
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This 4-day budget Galapagos cruise is one of the most economical ways to cruise the Galapagos while on the Aida Maria, a yacht with an excellent reputation for good service and value. Take this quick trip to visit places like the Charles Darwin Station, Puerto Ayora, Devil's Crown,and Espanola. …
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Sea lion coming in from a swim

Western Islands

8 Day Itinerary aboard Aida Maria
  • Witness giant tortoises
  • Follow a path to a forest of cacti
  • Hike to the Sierra Negra Volcano
  • Explore coastal lagoons
Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
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This 8-day Western Islands Galapagos cruise explores the wildlife-rich shores of Santa Fe, Isabela, Rabida and more! Join this unique small ship adventure! Learn about the flora and fauna from your guides. Watch sea lions play on the shore, snorkel, and visit the Wall of Tears on your tour aboard …
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May 3115Island Circumnavigation
May 315Northern Islands
May 318Eastern Islands
Jun 044Southern Islands
Jun 078Western Islands
Jun 148Eastern Islands
Jun 1415Island Circumnavigation
Jun 145Northern Islands
Jun 184Southern Islands
Jun 218Western Islands
Jun 288Eastern Islands
Jun 2815Island Circumnavigation
Jun 285Northern Islands
Jul 024Southern Islands
Jul 058Western Islands
Jul 125Northern Islands
Jul 128Eastern Islands
Jul 1215Island Circumnavigation
Jul 164Southern Islands
Jul 198Western Islands
Jul 265Northern Islands
Jul 268Eastern Islands
Jul 2615Island Circumnavigation
Jul 304Southern Islands
Aug 028Western Islands
Aug 095Northern Islands
Aug 098Eastern Islands
Aug 0915Island Circumnavigation
Aug 134Southern Islands
Aug 168Western Islands
Aug 235Northern Islands
Aug 238Eastern Islands
Aug 2315Island Circumnavigation
Aug 274Southern Islands
Aug 308Western Islands
Sep 065Northern Islands
Sep 068Eastern Islands
Sep 0615Island Circumnavigation
Sep 104Southern Islands
Sep 138Western Islands
Sep 205Northern Islands
Sep 208Eastern Islands
Sep 2015Island Circumnavigation
Sep 244Southern Islands
Sep 278Western Islands
Oct 045Northern Islands
Oct 048Eastern Islands
Oct 0415Island Circumnavigation
Oct 084Southern Islands
Oct 118Western Islands
Oct 185Northern Islands
Oct 188Eastern Islands
Oct 1815Island Circumnavigation
Oct 224Southern Islands
Oct 258Western Islands
Nov 015Northern Islands
Nov 018Eastern Islands
Nov 0115Island Circumnavigation
Nov 054Southern Islands
Nov 088Western Islands
Nov 155Northern Islands
Nov 158Eastern Islands
Nov 1515Island Circumnavigation
Nov 194Southern Islands
Nov 228Western Islands
Nov 295Northern Islands
Nov 298Eastern Islands
Nov 2915Island Circumnavigation
Dec 034Southern Islands
Dec 068Western Islands
Dec 135Northern Islands
Dec 138Eastern Islands
Dec 1315Island Circumnavigation
Dec 174Southern Islands
Dec 208Western Islands
Max Passengers: 16
Ship Type: Motor Yacht

The Aida Maria offers a great combination of comfort, style and economy for tours in the Galapagos. Offering comfortable accommodations for only 16 passengers, each of the eight double cabins has a private bath and hot shower, air conditioning and an ample external deck to enjoy sunny Galapagos days. The Aida Maria is an experienced yacht in the Galapagos and offers cruises around the islands as a charter yacht as well as for individual travelers.

Facilities aboard the Aida Maria
The Aida Maria's design is based on efficiency and comfort with ample social areas. Among other conveniences, this yacht offers an ample external deck, comfortable bar and lounge areas with TV/DVD and a small library. Relax out on the sun deck and enjoy the warm Galapagos breezes.

Accommodations for the 16 guests are eight cabins located on the main deck, upper deck and solarium providing optimum comfort for your experience exploring the Galapagos. All cabins are double cabins with private bath facilities, air-conditioning, and ample hot water.

An attentive crew will see to guests every need. Your Galapagos adventure will be accompanied by a naturalist multilingual guide, gourmet chef, bartender and other crew to provide an exceptional experience in the Galapagos.
Aida Maria's Upper Deck Cabin.
Standard cabins have upper and lower bunks.
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