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Romantic Galapagos Yacht with an Iconic History

There is no better way to explore the magical Galápagos Islands than to set sail on the Grace. This historic 18-passenger ship is steeped in rich history. The romantic, fully refurbished vessel dates to the 1920s and was once frequented by Prince Rainier and Princess Grace of Monaco who spent their honeymoon on board. The ship has hosted Winston Churchill twice, and it also served during World War II within the British Navy! The interior is elegant and timeless throughout, with superb facilities which you would expect from a legendary yacht such as the Grace. You can enjoy the experience of an expert naturalist guide as you cruise the archipelago, taking in either the north-central or south-central islands. Itineraries depart from either Baltra or San Cristóbal, and depending on which cruise you select, you could be exploring lush terrain and lava tunnels of Santa Cruz, discovering the whaling history of Post Office Bay or walking with marine iguanas on Isla Española!

A hearty buffet breakfast and lunches are served in the dining room, while gourmet dinners can be enjoyed alfresco whilst enjoying spectacular sunsets. Food is freshly prepared by some of the most accomplished chefs on the islands and dietary requirements are catered for if the ship is advised in advance. After dinner enjoy a glass of fine wine from a well-stocked cellar and head up to the jacuzzi to stargaze and observe twinkling lights of these enchanting islands.

Accommodations on board the Grace are sophisticated and elegant. If you are travelling for a celebratory occasion, why not book the Grace Kelly suite? Featuring interiors by an award-winning designer, the suite is in the same spot as Grace Kelly slept in the 1950s. There are two more master suites with queen beds, panoramic picture windows and teak interiors, or you can choose from twin suites or premium twin staterooms. Each are decorated to impeccable standards with private bathrooms, toiletries, air-conditioning and plenty of storage space.

Why Book with Latin Routes?

  • Our prices are the same or better than if you book directly with the cruise operators
  • Your full package is protected, so everything booked with us is protected should any cruise arrangements be disrupted
  • We have great offers and promotions throughout the year
  • Our holidays are ATOL protected for your peace of mind
  • We offer years of expertise and extensive knowledge of the Galápagos Islands and Ships to help you find the right cruise itinerary for you
  • We can tailor your holiday to your needs, whether you seek an extended Galápagos stay, or wish to continue to other South American destinations

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  • Our Truly Individual Holidays allow you to choose the destinations, inclusions & budget

  • Our Escorted Small Group Tours offer fantastic itineraries travelling with like minded people.

  • Winner of 'Best Tour Operator' at the 2019 & 2018 L.A.T.A. Achievement Awards

  • Our holidays are protected by ATOL and ABTOT, for your complete peace of mind.

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Why book with Latin Routes?

TRULY INDIVIDUAL
  • Tailormake your holiday including the destinations, inclusions and budget
  • From charming guesthouses to 5* luxury, we have a wide range of accommodation to suit you.
  • Our Travel Specialists will help you to create your perfect holiday to Latin America.

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SMALL GROUP TOURS
  • You will be accompanied throughout by an experienced Latin Routes tour leader.
  • Size does matter! This is why we keep our groups maximum number to 16.
  • Make Your Day Individual - Choose from 3 different experiences that are already included in the price

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TRUSTED
  • We receive excellent reviews from our clients and have a fantastic score on Trustpilot.
  • Our holidays are protected by ATOL and ABTOT, for your complete peace of mind.
  • An assured member of the Association of Independent Tour Operators (AITO)

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