Tip Top V, Galapagos


  • Ocean views and private balconies
  • Choice of two 7-night itineraries
  • Multi-lingual guide showcasing incredible Galapagos

Newly built in 2019, the Tip Top V first-class catamaran offers fantastic small-ship cruises in the Galapagos Islands for just 16 passengers. On the main deck are 2 double matrimonial and 2 twin cabins. Located on the upper deck are two double cabins and 4 twin cabins. Each tastefully decorated stateroom has ample storage space, a safety deposit box, a hairdryer, individually controlled air-conditioning, and private en-suite bathrooms. All cabins feature ocean views, and the upper deck cabins also have a private balcony.

Main deck social areas include the large open-air dining room with a capacity for 20 guests, an indoor salon, and a comfortable lounge. On the upper deck is an al-fresco terrace, lounge, and bar, perfect for sipping a cocktail while enjoying the evening's sunset and stunning views. There are also comfortable loungers and a hot tub for relaxing in-between activities.

The Tip Top V catamaran has the choice of two 7-night itineraries, which can also be combined to offer the ultimate Galapagos experience. Option 1 visits Santiago Island, Fernandina, Isabela, and Santa Cruz, whereas Option 2 explores Santa Cruz, Floreana, Espanola, and Genovesa. Either itinerary ensures getting up close with wildlife and memorable experiences that only the Galapagos Islands can deliver. The onboard multi-lingual guide will show off the Galapagos Islands' incredible scenery and magical encounters.

Book online today to start planning your perfect small-ship Galapagos cruise.

Choose your departure date adventure cruise | snorkelling only


Included: VAT, Airport Transfer, Local Flights, Drinking Water, Soft drinks, Tea & Coffee, Welcome Cocktails, Full-Board Meal Plan (All meals), Snacks, Kayaks, Land Excursions, Naturalist Guide, Snorkel Gear, Snorkeling Guide, Stand Up Paddleboard, Beach Towels, Cabin Towels, Deck Towels.

Required Extras: National Park Fees (100-200 USD per trip), Visas and Fees (20 USD per trip).

Optional Extras: Alcoholic Beverages, WiFi internet.

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

  • TV in cabins
  • Air Conditioned saloon
  • Aircon Cabins
  • Sun Deck
  • Indoor Saloon
  • Non-Diver (Snorkeler) Friendly
  • Warm Water Showers
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Cabins
  • Seaview Cabins
  • Kayaks On-Board
  • Snorkeling Equipment
  • Dedicated Local & International Crew
  • Nearly 1:1 Crew-to-Guest Ratio
  • Observation Deck
  • Bar
  • Family Friendly Cruise
  • Available for Charter

Food & Drinks

  • Vegetarian Options
  • Buffet style
  • Beer available
  • Free Soft Drinks
  • Welcome Cocktails

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 and Spanish.

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 2019
  • Length 112 ft
  • Beam 43 ft
  • Max guests 16
  • Number of cabins 10
  • Number of bathrooms 10

Boat Navigation and Safety

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