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Galapagos Islander


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INFORMATION

The M/S Islander is a small and elegant ship, originally built in 1995 and refurbished in 2002 and 2004.

The Islander offers a superior education program, the naturalist guides and expedition leaders are some of the best in the Galapagos.

The M/S Islander is your ship on the adventure of a lifetime. It is equipped with everything you need to explore the Galapagos archipelago.

SPECIFICATIONS
Category : Luxury
Passengers : 47
Speed : 11 knots
Length : 49.9 m
Beam : 13.4 m
Crew : The captain, multilingual naturalist guides, barman/waiter, cook, engineer and deckhand.
Expedition Equipment : Hydrophone, kayaks, snorkeling gear, Splash-Cam, underwater video camera, video microscope, wet suits, and Zodiac landing craft.
Special Features : Guest internet access, laundry service, LEXmarket, and Wellness Program. A ship's doctor, Undersea Specialist, and Video Chronicler are also onboard.
Communications : The ship operates with the latest satellite communications, Email stations (2) where guests may send and receive email on their personal shipboard account.
ACCOMMODATION

Islander has 24 state cabins, each tastefully furnished with rich mahogany finishing and most have large picture windows, private facilities, and two of the category cabins feature outside terraces, intership telephone, radio and climate controls.

Social areas include a lounge with bar, a conference room with facilities for films, slide-shows, and lectures, a library, and a covered deck with tables and chairs. 

The ship is well-equipped with snorkeling gear, wet suits, a Spa, guest e-mail station, video microscope, hydrophone, and Splash-Cam. 

A physician, a video chronicler, and an undersea specialist are onboard at all times.

All meals are served in one seating in the restaurant, and the menu is delightfully international with an Ecuadorian flair.

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