- year built
- crew members
- 127 feet
- 24 feet
- 5 feet 11 inches
- cruising speed
- 25 knots, max
Step aboard the Grand Majestic in Galapagos for a lavishly appointed yacht offering upscale cruises. Built in 2018, this modern yacht is as stylish as she is comfortable, and she boasts a few superlatives. She features a 420-foot Master Suite—one of the largest cabins offered in the Galapagos. And at a top speed of 25 knots, she is one of the fastest boats cruising the archipelago.
Grand Majestic Review
AdventureSmith Explorations’ Grand Majestic Galapagos review includes a detailed description of the small ship including deck plans and a photo gallery. Our small ship cruise experts have been aboard nearly every first-class vessel in the Galapagos Islands. Find the detailed ship description and deck plan below. Then contact our experts to compare this Galapagos yacht with other small cruise ships and upscale yachts offering private Galapagos yacht charters.
Choose the Grand Majestic yacht for her lavish decor, modern design, attentive service and private yacht feel. Her small size makes her ideal for Galapagos family cruises. And all travelers will appreciate Grand Majestic’s panoramic windows on the Main Deck that invite the outdoors in, plus contemporary amenities and an onboard crew that is ready to make each day aboard Grand Majestic in Galapagos memorable.
Design & Safety
Modeled after traditional American luxury yachts, the Grand Majestic motor yacht was built for discerning travelers. Her staterooms vary in size but all feature her private yacht feel with classic warm wood, metallic accents, marble bathrooms and clean white paint throughout. Internal staircases offer safe access to each interior deck of the ship. And a sleek exterior helps afford her speedy passage, without negatively affecting her stylish chandeliers and touches of glass throughout. The Grand Majestic in Galapagos features current safety and navigational equipment including a multifunction radar, a depth sounder, a satellite compass and bidirectional radios.
This modern-built yacht gleams inside and out. Various onboard spaces invite guests to relax between exciting water activities and shore visits. And an open bridge policy encourages guests to interact with the experienced captain.
Dining, Bars & Lounge
The Main Deck of Grand Majestic in Galapagos is the heart of the ship, where travelers meet many times a day to eat, drink, learn and kick back. The menu is varied with various meats, fish, shellfish, salads, pasta and different side dishes, and special diets such as vegetarian, celiac, vegan, diabetic and allergy-based can be accommodated with advance notice. All meals are served buffet style. The Dining Room offers two formal 8-person tables with open seating and a warm wooden bar attended by a responsive staff. Also on the Main Deck is a Lounge with TV and Library for unwinding amidst an otherwise busy itinerary. This area also hosts daily briefings for reflection on the experiences of the day and notes on what’s coming next.
Outside of the Lounge is an al fresco rear deck with a comfortable couch, table and chairs offering both sunlight and a windbreak. Reach for the sun on the Sun Deck of the Grand Majestic motor yacht, featuring a state-of-the-art Jacuzzi beside a large lounge sofa, a bar and al fresco dining. The dining area features padded benches and modern chairs in a shaded area, ideal for enjoying the breeze while avoiding the strong equatorial sun.
Activities & Expeditions
Every day is an adventure aboard the Grand Majestic in Galapagos. Her Hand-crafted 4-, 5- and 8-day itineraries led by a certified naturalist guide bring you up close and personal with the amazing wildlife and scenery of the islands. Zodiacs ferry guests between ship and shore, as well as provide transit on water-based explorations. Wetsuits and snorkel gear are included, as are 4 available double kayaks. Daily excursions with the onboard naturalist guide also offer opportunities to hike, swim and paddle.
Crew & Guide
A service-oriented crew of 9 plus an experienced naturalist guide make every departure on Grand Majestic in Galapagos special. Explore in luxury knowing that the locally-based crew will anticipate your interests and foster camaraderie.
Cabins & Grand Majestic Deck Plan
Common to every inviting cabin aboard Grand Majestic in Galapagos are a private bathroom with upscale amenities, a TV, one or two bedside tables with reading lamps, a wardrobe, a desk and individually controlled air conditioning.