Tip Top II Yacht

16 passengers

From: $2,115 (4d/3n)
From: $2,645 (5d/4n)
From: $3,835 (8d/7n)

Key Features:

  • All cabins have private bathrooms
  • Air-conditioning and carpeting throughout
  • Comfortable common areas and sundeck
  • Snorkeling equipment for rent
  • Managed by the legendary Wittmer family


The Tip Top II is the perfect vessel for those who want to discover the Galapagos in a comfortable and intimate setting while receiving excellent, personalized service.

Each of the craft’s nine cabins comes with a private bathroom (equipped with both hot and cold water), a personal safe, and wardrobe.

Some of the many luxuries you’ll enjoy on the yacht’s three decks are wall-to-wall carpeting, air-conditioning, TV/VCR with sound system, an inviting dining room, a well-stocked bar, a library filled with a variety of reading materials, and a spacious sundeck.


Fri. AM Arrival in Baltra and transfer to boat
PM Santa Cruz: Bachas Beach
Sat. AM Santiago Island Island: Sullivan Bay
PM Bartholomew Island
Sun. AM Genovesa Island: Prince Phillip’s Steps
PM Genovesa Island: Darwin Bay
Mon. AM Santiago Island: James Bay
PM Santiago Island: Buccaneer Cove  / Salt Mines
Tue. AM Isabela Island: Vicente Roca Point
PM Fernandina Island: Espinoza Point
Wed. AM Isabela Island: Urbina Bay
PM Isabela Island: Elizabeth Bay
Thu. AM Isabela Island: Tintoreras  / Sierra Negra Volcano / Highlands
PM Isabela: Arnaldo Tupiza Breeding Center / Wall of tears  / Wetlands
Fri. AM Santa Cruz Island: Charles Darwin Station
Santa Cruz Island: Transfer to the Baltra airport
Fri. AM Arrival in Baltra and transfer to boat
PM Santa Cruz Island: Charles Darwin Station
Sat. AM Santa Fe Island
PM SouthPlazas Island
Sun. AM Santiago Island: Chinese Hat
PM Rabida Island
Mon. AM Santa Cruz Island: Black Turtle Cove
PM Santa Cruz Island: Dragon Hill
Tue. AM Floreana Island: Post Office Bay
PM Floreana Island: Devil’s Crown / Cormorant Point
Wed. AM Española Island: Suarez Point
PM Española Island: Gardner Bay  / Osborne Islet
Thu. AM San Cristobal Island: Pitt Point
PM San Cristobal Island: Kicker Rock  / Witch Hill
Fri. AM North Seymour Island
Santa Cruz Island: Transfer to the Baltra airport


Please note: Itineraries are unlikely to change significantly but are subject to change. Weather, wildlife breeding, instructions from the Galapagos National Park, specific abilities and interests of passengers as well as operational matters may cause your guide or captain to change the time or nature of visits. Your guide will always endeavor to select the best itinerary within these limits.

tiptop ii deckplan Tip Top II Yacht


Year of construction: 2006
Type: First Class Yacht
Length: 70 feet (26m)
Beam: 22 feet (7m)
Capacity: 16 passengers
Accommodation: 8 double cabins with private bathroom (toilet, wash basin and hot shower)
On Board: Bar, salon, TV and VCR room, stereo, library, sun deck, diving platform,
Main engines: Cummins 6CTA8.3-M main engines (255 HP each.)
Max speed: 8 knots
Crew: Captain, 2 sailors, engineer, international cook, barman, waitress, and 1 multilingual guide
Safety & Navigation: Twin Furuno 24 mile range Radars, Ecosounder, GPS, ICOM SSB Radio; twin VHF DSC Standard Radios; hydraulic helm; Epirb; magnetic compass, barometer; clock; thermometer; helm indicator; searchlight; horn. Four DSB inflatable life rafts for 56 passengers each (Solas 74/83); 50 life jackets; fire & smoke detectors; complete fire system; Twin 14 feet Nautica Inflatable boats with Four Stroke 25 HP outboard motor for 8 passengers each; All safety equipment complies with international Coast Guard regulations


Description 15 days 11 days 8 days 5 days 4 days
Cabins 1-6 (Double Cabins) $7,162 $5,262 $3,835 $2,645 $2,115
Cabins 1-6 (Single Cabins) $11,152 $8,112 $5,832 $3,932 $3,075
Cabins 9 & 10 (Double Cabins) $8,142 $5,962 $4,325 $2,965 $2,351
Cabins 9 & 10 (Single Cabins) $12,715 $9,232 $6,615 $4,435 $3,455
Charter (16 Passengers) $102,275 $75,395 $55,235 $38,435 $30,875

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Additional Information

  • Fuel Surchage
  • Single Supplement
  • Charter Surchage
  • High Season Supplements

Children Policy

  • Gross rates: Children under 12 years, 10% off
  • Promotional rates: Children pay same as an adult
Rates include:

  • All meals and activities throughout the cruise
  • Bilingual national park guide
  • Snorkeling gear (mask, snorkel and fins)
  • Kayaks
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Air ticket
Not included:

  • $100 Galapagos National Park entrance fee
  • Galapagos Transit Control Card ($10)
  • Alcoholic beverages consumed onboard
  • Gratuities
  • Cancellation/medical insurance
  • Wetsuit