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first_imgGo back to the enewsletterGalapagos Islands cruise specialist, Ecoventura, has begun accepting reservations for its newest luxury yacht MV Theory, a sister-ship to the MV Origin which launched in 2016.Named after Charles Darwin’s Theory of Evolution, the ship will continue Ecoventura’s commitment to bringing five-star luxury to the seas with the environment in mind. MV Theory will be a 20-passenger megayacht featuring 10 premium cabins with a minimalist chic design, all located on the same deck.MV OriginThe MV Theory will also include similar on-board amenities that guests of the MV Origin enjoy, including a full-time concierge, fitness centre, a sundeck with chic loungers and daybeds, an open-bar policy and a Jacuzzi.Designed with discerning couples, families, and multi-generational travellers in mind, MV Theory’s cabins feature twin beds that can convert into full king-size beds. The ship also offers connecting rooms for families as well as triple cabins.All staterooms are the same size and to connect guests with the Galapagos’ one-of-a-kind wildlife, each room features large, three-panel panoramic windows, as well as a private bathroom with essential modern luxuries including a rainfall shower, hairdryer, plush towels, bathrobes, and eco-friendly biodegradable soaps and shampoos.Guests can also enjoy locally inspired Ecuadorian cuisine from the comfort of the ship’s dining room or in an al-fresco setting on the sundeck. MV Theory will also offer sustainable, plant-based vegetarian and gluten-free meals, catering to a variety of food preferences.The Theory will operate on Ecoventura’s current schedule, which rotates between two A & B seven-night itineraries and can be combined into a comprehensive two-week excursion.Itinerary A will follow a southern/central route, and Itinerary B will follow a northern/western route. On both routes, guests can partake in daily excursions on shore, optional snorkel or glass-bottom boat and kayaking or SUP tours and will come face-to-face with the Galapagos’ freely wondering wildlife, including sea lions, blue-footed boobies, penguins, tortoises and more.The naturalist-to-passenger ratio is just 10 guests per guide, and MV Theory has the favoured passenger-to-crew ratio in this segment with 14 crew members on board.Cabins are now on sale for cruises commencing the week of 10-17 March 2019.Rates start at US$7,850 per person based on double occupancy and include all meals, beverages and snacks, Captain’s welcome and farewell social gatherings, an open-bar policy, guided shore excursions, briefings and enrichment lectures, snorkel equipment, sea kayaks, paddle boards, airport check-in, meet and greet upon arrival and transfers in the islands between the airport and dock.Agents can book Ecoventura through their preferred Latin America wholesaler.All images courtesy of Ecoventura.Go back to the enewsletterlast_img read more

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