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Alya - New Luxury Galapagos Catamaran

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Galapagos penguin by the water
$8,181
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Eastern Islands

8 Day Itinerary aboard Alya
  • Enjoy watching booby birds
  • Swim with sea lions
  • Visit Black Turtle Cove
  • Walk across Gardners Bay
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Join the Alia on this 8-day journey cruising across the Eastern Galapagos Islands,ecologically recognized for their pure beauty and uniquenes.Visit Witch Hill, a perfect spot for hiking on one of the most photographedbeaches in the archipelagowith white powdery sand and an abundance of animals …
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Two frigate birds
$5,177
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Northern Islands

5 Day Itinerary aboard Alya
  • Swim and snorkel at Darwin Bay
  • Discover Genovesa Island's birdlife
  • Hike to Dragon Hill
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Discover the beauty of theNorthern Galapagos Islandson this 5-day cruise exploring the highlights of this historic archipelago.Snorkel through Darwin's Bay, where diverse marine life can be found. Visit Genovesa Island, well knownas “The Bird Island”, for close interaction …
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Blue footed booby
$3,995
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Northern Islands 2020

5 Day Itinerary aboard Alya
  • Swim and snorkel at Darwin Bay
  • Discover Genovesa Island's birdlife
  • Hike to Dragon Hill
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Discover the beauty of theNorthern Galapagos Islandson this 5-day cruise exploring the highlights of this historic archipelago.Snorkel through Darwin's Bay, where diverse marine life can be found. Visit Genovesa Island, well knownas “The Bird Island”, for close interaction …
Cruise Details
Unique landscape and cactus found on the Galapagos Islands
$3,681
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Southern Islands

4 Day Itinerary aboard Alya
  • Admire the cliffs of Kicker Rock
  • Snorkel through rock channels
  • Observe three types of booby birds
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Get ready to enjoy an awesome 4-day cruise exploring the highlights of the Southern Galapagos Islands aboard the Catamaran Alia. Delight yourself with the beauty of one of the most unique, scientifically important, and biologically outstanding areas on earth, and wander through the island's …
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Curious sea lion during a snorkeling outing
$4,731
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Southern Islands 2020

6 Day Itinerary aboard Alya
  • Admire Santa Fe's unique wildlife
  • Visit the Interpretation Center
  • Walk across Gardner Bay
  • Discover Suarez Point
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Join the Alia on this 6-day journey cruising across the Southern Galapagos Islands,ecologically recognized for their pure beauty and uniqueness.Visit Lobos Island, a perfect spot for hiking on one of the most photographedbeaches in the archipelagowith white powdery sand and an abundance of animals …
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Sea Lion resting on Red Sesuvium
$8,181
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Western Islands

8 Day Itinerary aboard Alya
  • Observe Galapagos giant tortoises
  • See the blue-footed boobies dance
  • Look for Galapagos penguins
  • Cruise along Moreno Point
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Enjoy the Western Islands of the Galapagos archipelago and discover all that this wonderful destination has to offer. Snorkel with sea lions and kayak surrounded by unique species. On this 8-day exciting journey, explore the exclusive shores of Santa Cruz, Isabela, Fernandina, and Santiago. …
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Overlook at Pitt Point
$4,731
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Western Islands 2020

6 Day Itinerary aboard Alya
  • Observe Galapagos giant tortoises
  • See the blue-footed boobies dance
  • Look for Galapagos penguins
  • Cruise along Moreno Point
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Enjoy the Western Islands of the Galapagos archipelago and discover all that this wonderful destination has to offer. Snorkel with sea lions and kayak surrounded by unique species. On this 6-day exciting journey, explore the exclusive shores of Santa Cruz, Isabela, Fernandina, and Santiago. …
Cruise Details
2019
EmbarksDays 
Dec 234Southern Islands
Dec 238Eastern Islands
Dec 265Northern Islands
Dec 308Western Islands
2020
EmbarksDays 
Feb 065Northern Islands 2020
Feb 106Western Islands 2020
Feb 156Southern Islands 2020
Feb 205Northern Islands 2020
Feb 246Western Islands 2020
Feb 296Southern Islands 2020
Mar 055Northern Islands 2020
Mar 096Western Islands 2020
Mar 146Southern Islands 2020
Mar 195Northern Islands 2020
Mar 236Western Islands 2020
Mar 286Southern Islands 2020
Apr 025Northern Islands 2020
Apr 066Western Islands 2020
Apr 116Southern Islands 2020
Apr 206Western Islands 2020
Apr 256Southern Islands 2020
Apr 305Northern Islands 2020
May 046Western Islands 2020
May 096Southern Islands 2020
May 145Northern Islands 2020
May 186Western Islands 2020
May 236Southern Islands 2020
May 285Northern Islands 2020
Jun 016Western Islands 2020
Jun 066Southern Islands 2020
Jun 115Northern Islands 2020
Jun 156Western Islands 2020
Jun 206Southern Islands 2020
Jun 255Northern Islands 2020
Jun 296Western Islands 2020
Jul 046Southern Islands 2020
Jul 095Northern Islands 2020
Jul 136Western Islands 2020
Jul 186Southern Islands 2020
Jul 235Northern Islands 2020
Jul 276Western Islands 2020
Aug 016Southern Islands 2020
Aug 065Northern Islands 2020
Aug 106Western Islands 2020
Aug 156Southern Islands 2020
Aug 205Northern Islands 2020
Aug 246Western Islands 2020
Sep 035Northern Islands 2020
Sep 076Western Islands 2020
Sep 175Northern Islands 2020
Sep 216Western Islands 2020
Oct 015Northern Islands 2020
Oct 056Western Islands 2020
Oct 155Northern Islands 2020
Oct 196Western Islands 2020
Oct 295Northern Islands 2020
Nov 026Western Islands 2020
Nov 076Southern Islands 2020
Nov 125Northern Islands 2020
Nov 166Western Islands 2020
Nov 216Southern Islands 2020
Nov 265Northern Islands 2020
Nov 306Western Islands 2020
Dec 056Southern Islands 2020
Dec 105Northern Islands 2020
Dec 146Western Islands 2020
Max Passengers: 16
Ship Type: Motor Yacht

The Alya, a luxurious catamaran new to the Galapagos Islands launching in 2017 provides a luxurious cruise for up to 16 passengers. Enjoy hiking, snorkeling, beach exploration, and kayaking as Alya's bilingual professional guides introduce you to the most memorable National Park visitors sites on each island on 4, 5, or 8-day all inclusive Galapagos cruise itineraries

Accommodations:
- Spacious cabins with double or twin beds
- Private balconies in 8 cabins
- Private bathrooms with hot water
- Air conditioning
- Hair dryer
- Telephone for internal communication on board
- Safe box
- High speaker

The five Main Deck double cabins measure 215ft² / 20m²; four of these have private balconies. All four Upper Deck double cabins, at 
172ft² / 16m², feature private balconies.

Public Areas:
- Library
- DVD service
- Dining room
- Bar with a variety of drinks
- Sundeck with bar
- Jacuzzi

Specifications:
- Length: 105 ft (32 m)
- Beam: 43 ft (13 m)
- Draft: 5,6 ft (1.70 m)
- Cruising Speed: 12 knots
- Electric Power: 110V and 220V
Matrimonial Cabin on the Alia
Double
9 comfortable cabins, 8 with private balconies. All the beds can be double or twin. Upper Deck cabins are 172ft² / 16m²; Main Deck cabins measure 215ft² / 20m².
Alia Deck Plan
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The trip might have been the absolute best of our lifetime (thus far). We particularly want to commend our guide Peter in the Guilin area-he was so incredibly attentive, energetic, enthusiastic-and absolutely dedicated to ensuring that our meals were 100% vegetarian.
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