La Pinta, Galapagos

Excellent crew and service

“The boat was comfortable, food was great and guides gave plenty of information so you knew what to expect on hikes.”

Elaine U, United States United States
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  • Luxury and Luxury Plus cabin classes
  • Fitness room, hot tub, sun deck
  • Sky Bar, observation decks, indoor lounge
  • Snorkeling equipment, kayaks, wetsuits, glass-bottom boat

Renovated in 2019, the stylish La Pinta combines nautical themes and modern elements, offering a chic and relaxed vibe. She has 24 cabins, which can sleep up to 48 guests per sailing. There are two cabin classes: Luxury and Luxury Plus, with double, twin, or triple beds. Each cabin has a private bathroom, air conditioning, a safety deposit box, a desk and chair, and full-length windows so you can always see the wonders outside. It’s possible to join some cabins together for groups or families. Feeling active? There’s also an onboard fitness room. The hot tub and sun deck are ideal if you prefer to take it easy. Mingle with other guests in the Sky Bar, soak up the sights from one of three observation decks, or enjoy the vistas from the air-conditioned comfort of the indoor lounge, complete with floor-to-ceiling windows. There’s also a cozy dining room and an onboard library, and the vessel carries snorkeling equipment, kayaks, wetsuits, and a glass-bottom boat.

La Pinta offers cruises from 5 - 7 days that let you enjoy the marvelous Galapagos Islands. Guests will be able to visit many Galapagos islands, including Isabela, Fernandina, Santa Cruz, Floreana, and Rabida. Some trips also include visiting the Charles Darwin Research Centre and taking part in diverse land and water activities.

La Pinta’s friendly crew members are waiting to welcome you aboard and to help you have a dream vacation. Book online now to secure your chosen dates.

Choose your departure date adventure cruise | snorkelling only


Included: VAT, Airport Transfer, Drinking Water, Soft drinks, Tea & Coffee, Welcome Cocktails, Full-Board Meal Plan (All meals), Glass Bottom Boat Excursion, Kayaks, Land Excursions, Naturalist Guide, Snorkel Gear, Snorkeling Guide, Stand Up Paddleboard, Beach Towels, Cabin Towels, Complimentary Toiletries, Deck Towels, WiFi internet.

Required Extras: Environment Tax (30 USD per trip), Fuel Surcharge (20 USD per day), National Park Fees (100-200 USD per trip), Visas and Fees (20 USD per trip).

Optional Extras: Gratuities (25 USD per day), Local Flights, Alcoholic Beverages, Alcoholic Drinks at Dinner, Wine with Dinner, Massage, Spa, Yoga.

Book now, pay later: You can easily place your booking online. We will then hold the spaces for you and you can confirm with a payment later.

* Extra fees are shown per person.

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Boat features

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Library
  • Air Conditioned saloon
  • Aircon Cabins
  • Sun Deck
  • Indoor Saloon
  • Non-Diver (Snorkeler) Friendly
  • Warm Water Showers
  • Outdoor Dining
  • Free Internet
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kayaks On-Board
  • Snorkeling Equipment
  • Naturalist Guide
  • Observation Deck
  • Bar
  • Available for Charter
  • Jacuzzi / Hot Tub

Food & Drinks

  • Local Food
  • Vegetarian Options
  • Buffet style
  • Beer available
  • Vegan Options
  • Fine Wines Selection
  • Free Soft Drinks
  • Set Menu Dinner
  • Fine Cuisine
  • Welcome Cocktails
  • Al Fresco Dining

If you have any specific dietary requirements whilst on-board your cruise, you can add this to your special requests on step 2 of the booking form. We advise limiting these requests to religious beliefs or food allergies.

Languages Spoken

The crew speaks English, German, French, Spanish, and Italian.

Gear Rental

There is equipment available to rent on this boat. Please provide your rental needs on the booking form.
You will need to pay for the rental gear on board of the boat. Show prices.

Drawings & Vessel Layouts

#deckplan floorplan

Boat Specifications

  • Year built 1983
  • Year renovated 2019
  • Length 63.9 m
  • Beam 12.5 m
  • Top speed 12 knots
  • Cruising speed 10 knots
  • Engines 2 DEUTZ Model SBA 8M 1275 hp
  • Max guests 48
  • Number of cabins 24
  • Tenders 4

Boat Navigation and Safety

  • Radar
  • Depth Sounder
  • GPS
  • E.P.I.R.B. Distress System
  • Emergency Rafts
  • Life Vests
  • Fire Alarm & Fire Extinguishers
  • Oxygen
  • First Aid Kits
  • Satellite & mobile phones
  • Bilge pump alarm
  • Search light
  • Engine room CCTV
  • Crew trained in first aid
  • Emergency flares

La Pinta Reviews

  • 9.2 Superb
  1. Vessel
  2. Crew
  3. Food
  4. Activities
  5. Value
  • 9.2 Superb
  • Elaine U
  • United States United States
Trip of a lifetime

The boat was comfortable, food was great and guides gave plenty of information so you knew what to expect on hikes.

Recommended for
Knowledgeable guides. Well organized activites. Great food.