Darwin's Cove (lobby area) houses the Reception (Guest Relations Desk). Here to all passengers are also provides complimentary cold towels and refreshments. The ship's lobby is also where group passengers meet before embarking on shore excursions.
Naturalist Center (capacity 12 seats) is a small room where during the day can be found the ship's naturalist team. Passengers can ask about all daily scheduled activities and anything about Galapagos Islands.
(af-located) Marina Platform serves watersports activities. Its supply area houses all the ship's diving and snorkeling equipment (provided complimentary / wetsuits, snorkels, masks, fins), as well as Mud Room (rinsing station).
Beach Club is an aft-located sundeck area with a hottub and loungers). On Deck 3 are also stored the ship's Zodiacs (large-capacity inflatable boats used for landings and passenger transportation on shore excursions).