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  • Thursday biweekly departures (cruise departs on Saturday). Call for dates.
  • Duration 11 days
    Group Size 18
    Land Cost $5,880-$6,800 Details
    Single Supplement $4,410-$5,100 Details
    Lodging 3 stars
    Grade I-II
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    Aboard the M/Y Grace, Northern Circuit

    Cruise the islands on an historic ship offering luxury service and appointments

    Additional Information

    Additional Information about the ship

    M/Y Grace's stellar past includes a stint in the British Navy, and ownership by millionaire tycoons like Sir George Tilley and Aristotle Onassis.
    This yacht has traversed the waters of this world under many names, but was rechristened her with a name that takes her back into her history; to the very best of her times. Named after her late owner, Her Serene Highness Princess Grace of Monaco, the name is a representation of her elegance, beauty and prestige. Grace is the ideal yacht for the the traveler who seeks a true explorer experience, complemented with excellent service, superb accommodations and excellent dining. With one naturalist guide for every 9 guests on a full ship, all who travel onboard this yacht will be part of a mission to bring to life the natural living legacy of the islands.

    View M/Y Grace photos, deck plan and more

    Cruise Costs:
    Prices are per person, for 8-day Cruise only.

    Please see below for additional costs.

    2014 & 2015 Rates:

    $6,800 Cabins A1 & A4
    $6,300 Cabins A2, A3
    $6,100 Cabins C1, C2, C5
    $5,880 Cabins C3-C4


    Single supplement: additional 75% of cabin cost; no single supplement if willing to share

    Children under 12 receive a 30% discount on cruise (1 discount per cabin; does not apply on holiday departures)

    $110 National Park entry fee & tourist card
    $560 Quito/Galapagos/Quito approximate airfare

    Hotel packages: hotel 3 nights, transfers & city tour; or hotel 2 nights and transfers; please inquire for costs

    International airfare estimate: $800-$1200

    Fuel Surcharges may apply

    Detailed Trip Information

    • Thursday biweekly departures (cruise departs on Saturday). Call for dates.
    Duration 11 days
    8 days cruising
    2 days mainland
    Land Cost $5,880-$6,800
    Costs are for cruise only
    See above for full details
    Single Supplement $4,410-$5,100
    Additional 75% of cabin cost; no single supplement if willing to share
    Lodging 3 stars
    Historic yacht &
    comfortable hotels
    Grade I-II
    Walks, hikes, wet & dry landings, some rocky terrain
    Group Size 18

    Trip Terms & Conditions

    Please note that this trip operates under different payment and cancellation policies than those described in our Terms and Conditions as noted in our Global Expedition Catalog, on our website and elsewhere. Please request these if you do not have them before advancing a deposit.

    Included in costs: Meals as noted, each night in double occupancy accommodations, English speaking guides, surface transport, equipment other than personal gear, government tax, airport transfer assistance, in-country ticket reconfirmation & check-in assistance (where permitted), complete pre-departure packet, toll-free pre-departure phone assistance.

    Not included in costs: Meals not noted as included, gratuities, beverages (except tea or coffee at meals), park or site entry fees, transit card, international or domestic airfare unless specified, airport departure taxes not included with air tickets, visas, itinerary changes after confirmation, any services not included in itinerary, any costs incurred due to canceled or delayed flights, fuel surcharges, acts of nature or other happenings beyond our control, or other costs as are more fully described in JOURNEYS Terms & Conditions.

    Deposit and payment schedule: For reservations requiring 1-2 cabins, a deposit of 30% of the cabin cost is due per person. Balance is due 90 days prior to departure. For reservations requiring 3 or more cabins, a deposit of 30% of the cabin cost is due per person. A second deposit of 30% of the cabin cost is due per person 180 days prior to departure and final payment for is due 90 days prior to departure. All payments are NON-REFUNDABLE. All payments are subject to cancellation if payments are not received by the due dates. Airlines require full payment when tickets are issued. All payments may be made by Visa, Master Card, American Express, or check, and the Reservation Form may be submitted by fax, mail or via our website.  *HOLIDAY departures require an increased deposit of 40% from the regular terms and conditions.

    Insurance: When you make your application, we strongly recommend the purchase of comprehensive travel insurance in case of emergency situations. Please contact us for a recommended policy.

    Airfares: JOURNEYS can make complete air arrangements applicable to your trip as noted in this itinerary. If you wish to redeem frequent flyer mileage or arrange flights directly with the airline, you may do so on your own at no penalty. If you do, please consult with us on exact arrival and departure dates and times before having your tickets issued to avoid errors.

    Itinerary Change Fee: There will be a $40 fee for changes once an itinerary has been confirmed and approved. Additional cancellation penalties or change fees may apply as per our terms and conditions. The passenger is responsible for such fees.

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