Monserrat

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Cruise line
G Adventures Galapagos (Small Cruise Lines)

Current cruise:
7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Galapagos - West, Central & East Islands
10 Dec, 2017 - 18 Dec, 2017

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Monserrat Review and Specifications

Specifications of Monserrat

Year built 1973  /  Age : 44
Flag state Ecuador
Builder Astillero Mariduena (Guayaquil, Ecuador)
Owner G Adventures
Operator G Adventures Galapagos
Speed 12 kn / 22 kph / 14 mph
Length (LOA) 30 m / 98 ft
Beam (width) 6.6 m / 22 ft
Gross Tonnage 151 gt
Passengers 20 - 20
Crew 11
Decks 3
Cabins 10
Decks with cabins 2
Last Refurbishment 2011
Former names Maholy, Frigo Pedernales

Review of Monserrat

Built in 1973, the Monserrat yacht is a beautiful motorized ship designed to complement unforgettable Galapagos Islands cruise travel excursions. Originally created as a sturdy fishing boat, Monserrat was completely overhauled in 2011 and is currently a tourist-class ships sailing the waters of Galapagos. The yacht is among the fastest in the region and creates a comfortable experience for its guests.

History - construction & ownership

G Adventures (Former Gap Adventures) is the world's biggest small group adventure travel company and offers environmentally and socially sensitive travel. G Adventures is based in Toronto, Canada, but also has offices throughout the world. With the best passenger-to-guide ratio and plenty of room to move about in the G Adventures fleet, the Monserrat ship is value incarnate, with roomy outdoor spaces, comfortable cabins, cozy common areas, and a naturalist guide for every 10 cruisers.

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The 151-ton, 20-passenger cruise ship Monserrat is named after the patroness of Catalonia in Spain, Virgin of Montserrat. For centuries, sailors have adopted her as loyal companion and protector through their voyages at sea.

Cruise itinerary program

MV Monserrat itinerary program is based on Galapagos Islands cruises sailing out of Baltra Island.

Cabins

The Monserrat ship has 10 air-conditioned, wood-paneled, carpeted, spacious cabins – 2 of them featuring double beds.

Dining options - Food & Drinks

Ship's comfortable Dinning Room offers fresh and tasty international and local cuisine.

Entertainment options - Fun & Sport

Featuring a large sundeck, comfortable lounge area with flat screen TV for briefings and relax, and a spacious top deck with a bar, the common spaces on Monserrat are as roomy as her staterooms. The social areas also include a Bar, Small Boutique and three Solariums. Wetsuits available for rent. Beach towels and snorkelling equipment are included at no extra charge. With 11 dedicated crew members and 2 naturalist guides familiar with local flora and fauna and certified by Galápagos National Park Service, there is always someone available to answer guests' questions.

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Monserrat Itineraries 2017

The below listed Monserrat cruise prices on 2017 itineraries are only indicative and Per Person (in US dollars, based on double occupancy). These are the cheapest Small Cruise Lines fares on the ship’s lowest category cabins available for booking. Cruise fares typically change with departure dates approaching, last minute deals, discounts, promotions, independent travel agency offers.

Departure
Itinerary ports
San Cristobal Island cruise port

03 December 2017 4 nights / 5 days, round-trip Galapagos - South & East Islands
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Prices starting
from $3864
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03 Dec      Departing from Quito, Ecuador (flight)   
03 Dec      Departing from San Cristobal Island, Galapagos   
05 Dec     San Cristobal Island, Galapagos (Cerro Brujo)   
06 Dec     Espanola Island, Galapagos (Punta Suarez)   
07 Dec     Floreana Island, Galapagos   
08 Dec     Santa Cruz Island, Galapagos   
08 Dec      Arriving in Quito, Ecuador (flight)   

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Baltra Island cruise port

10 December 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Galapagos - West, Central & East Islands
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Prices starting
from $5710
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10 Dec      Departing from Quito, Ecuador (flight)   
10 Dec      Departing from Baltra Island, Galapagos   
12 Dec     Isabela Island, Galapagos   
13 Dec     Rabida Island, Galapagos   
14 Dec     Santiago Island, Galapagos (Puerto Egas)   
15 Dec     North Seymour Island, Galapagos   
16 Dec     Santa Fe Island, Galapagos   
17 Dec     San Cristobal Island, Galapagos (Punta Pitt)   
18 Dec     San Cristobal Island, Galapagos   
18 Dec      Arriving in Quito, Ecuador (flight)   

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Baltra Island cruise port

10 December 2017 4 nights / 5 days, round-trip Galapagos - West & Central Islands
fly-cruise ()
Prices starting
from $4095
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10 Dec      Departing from Quito, Ecuador (flight)   
10 Dec      Departing from Baltra Island, Galapagos   
12 Dec     Isabela Island, Galapagos   
13 Dec     Rabida Island, Galapagos   
14 Dec     Santiago Island, Galapagos   
15 Dec     North Seymour Island, Galapagos   
15 Dec      Arriving in Quito, Ecuador (flight)   

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San Cristobal Island cruise port

17 December 2017 4 nights / 5 days, round-trip Galapagos - South & East Islands
fly-cruise ()
Prices starting
from $4095
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17 Dec      Departing from Quito, Ecuador (flight)   
17 Dec      Departing from San Cristobal Island, Galapagos   
19 Dec     San Cristobal Island, Galapagos (Cerro Brujo)   
20 Dec     Espanola Island, Galapagos (Punta Suarez)   
21 Dec     Floreana Island, Galapagos   
22 Dec     Santa Cruz Island, Galapagos   
22 Dec      Arriving in Quito, Ecuador (flight)   

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Baltra Island cruise port

24 December 2017 7 nights / 8 days, round-trip Galapagos - West, Central & East Islands
fly-cruise ()
Prices starting
from $5942
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24 Dec      Departing from Quito, Ecuador (flight)   
24 Dec      Departing from Baltra Island, Galapagos   
26 Dec     Isabela Island, Galapagos   
27 Dec     Rabida Island, Galapagos   
28 Dec     Santiago Island, Galapagos (Puerto Egas)   
29 Dec     North Seymour Island, Galapagos   
30 Dec     Santa Fe Island, Galapagos   
31 Dec     San Cristobal Island, Galapagos (Punta Pitt)   
01 Jan     San Cristobal Island, Galapagos   
01 Jan      Arriving in Quito, Ecuador (flight)   

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Baltra Island cruise port

24 December 2017 4 nights / 5 days, round-trip Galapagos - West & Central Islands
fly-cruise ()
Prices starting
from $4326
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24 Dec      Departing from Quito, Ecuador (flight)   
24 Dec      Departing from Baltra Island, Galapagos   
26 Dec     Isabela Island, Galapagos   
27 Dec     Rabida Island, Galapagos   
28 Dec     Santiago Island, Galapagos   
29 Dec     North Seymour Island, Galapagos   
29 Dec      Arriving in Quito, Ecuador (flight)   

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