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Kontiki Expeditions is a new concept in luxury ocean vacations focusing on conscious travel and immersive experiences, both under-the-water and on-land. Kontiki’s itineraries travel along the Ecuadorian coast and take full advantage of the country’s wealth of flora, fauna, indigenous foods and cultural traditions while adhering to a philosophy of sustainability and giving back to communities.
M/Y Kontiki Wayra luxury 128 feet-long boutique yacht, has only nine staterooms and a maximum capacity for 18 people.
The programs are led by 13 experienced crew members committed to providing prime service for an unforgettable stay. Onboard, wellness professionals, naturalist guides, a concierge and local chefs add to the distinctive Kontiki experience that will let you discover Ecuador’s Coastal region like no one has ever before. Also include entertainment areas such as a sundeck equipped for alfresco meals, a gourmet salon with panoramic views, two outdoor lounges, the organic bar, jacuzzi, and a gym and fitness area.
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The duration of the expeditions is
7 nights / 8 days
5 nights / 4 days
4 nights / 3 days
Departures start on Sundays from Manta and Guayaquil
The Toquilla Expedition cruises along the Northern Route
The Spondylus cruises along the Southern Route
Luxury cabins and a maximum capacity of 18 passengers
Three types of cabins: five Veranda, three Panoramic and one Interior
- Interior Luxury Stateroom, 15 m2, located in the lower deck with preferred access to the gym and spa. 2 beds or king-size bed available.
- Panoramic View Luxury Staterooms, 13 – 19 m2, located in the main deck. Interior access and panoramic windows. 2 beds or king-size bed available.
- Veranda Luxury Staterooms, 18 m2, located in the upper deck. Access through the outdoor gallery. 2 beds or king-size bed available.
Visits islands and coastal locations that are practically inaccessible to large ships and where blue-footed boobies, humpback whales, howler monkeys, sloth bears, coatis, stingrays, frigates and hummingbirds abound.
Presence of frigates and blue-footed boobies in the coast of Ecuador.
Giant stingrays and humpback whale watching.
Connection with each local community to get to know their lifestyle, handcrafts, cuisine and traditions for a truly local experience.
Centennial cacao trees of Arriba Nacional, Manabí Province, considered one of the finest raw materials in the world
The Ceviche route which will transport us to the heart of the Ecuadorian gastronomy
Sea Activities like Snorkeling, Tandem Kayak, Fun Air Fun Waterslide
Excursions to explore natural and protected reserves
LUXURY IN EVERY SENSE
Connected while “disconnecting”: high speed WIFI on board for those who want to share their memories in real time
Total transformational experience: visual (unexplored landscapes) – body (delightful spa onboard) – soul (meditation & yoga sessions)
Personal fulfillment: experiential travel beyond sightseeing through intimate connection with local communities
Conscious Travel: we cruise and travel in a mindful way, we move from local destinations to cultures and nature reserves, always minimizing our environmental impact
Access is the new Luxury: visiting spots that were previously out of reach