The MC Athala II is perfect for those in search of a comfortable adventure in the Galapagos. The Athala experience under the Oceandventures umbrella will now be elevated to a whole new level of Galapagos adventure standards. Major 6-week refurbish in September-October of 2011. Eight ample, comfortable cabins with large picture windows and ocean views. Main deck cabins have a private balcony. One-time, fully stocked mini-bar in all cabins included as well as a welcome bottle of champagne and fruit basket in each cabin. Spacious social areas including: large dining room, lounge with modern technology for presentations, and al fresco area with outdoor bar. Large sundeck with new furnishing, Jacuzzi and newly installed retractable awning to provide shaded area. Added stability of a catamaran (vs. a mono-hull of the same size). Dedicated Cruise Director onboard for every cruise. Delicious and varied gastronomy catering to practically all preferences. We can also accommodate special dietary requests. Wetsuits, snorkel gear and all non-alcoholic beverages included throughout the cruise. Comprehensive 7-night as well as 5-night itineraries. Athala II guests have access to the airport VIP lounges in Quito and Guayaquil on outbound flight to Galapagos as well as the VIP lounge outbound to the mainland from Baltra airport. Eco-oriented: Currently in the process of obtaining Smart voyager certification. We will start by installing a complete waste-water treatment plant on board during 2011 dry dock. We include biodegradable soaps and shampoos for guests and use biodegradable cleansing materials as well.
ATHALA TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS Year of construction: 2007 Type: luxury motor catamaran Length: 98 feet / 30 mts Beam: 37 feet / 11 mts Draft: 4.6 feet / 1.40 mts Gross tonnage: 320 tons Capacity: 16 passengers Accommodation: 4 upper deck cabins (min. 175 sq. feet) 4 main deck cabins with private balcony Main engines: 2 John Deere 6081 AFM 300 HP Max speed: 12 knots Electricity: 110 volts AC / 60 Hz Water maker: 2000 gallons / day Exterior: mature teakwood flooring Crew: 10 + 1 naturalist bilingual guide Safety & Navigation: All equipment meets / exceeds the international SOLAS standard: 2x 20-man life craft, Navnex, 2 GPS, sonar, 2 naval radars, fire detection and prevention systems.
Published on Mar 27, 2013
Published on Mar 27, 2013
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