MS Santa Cruz II

When you are exploring the Galápagos islands with us onboard the MS Santa Cruz II, you will enjoy a relaxed atmosphere in high quality surroundings.

Feel at home on board MS Santa Cruz II

The small size of the MS Santa Cruz II with a guest capacity of maximum of 90 allows for a cozy yet classy environment. You´ll easily feel at home onboard. This sleek, spacious ship has a layout that allows you to enjoy your sailing in all aspects.

Enjoy delicious food in the nice restaurant, learn with fellow travellers in the Science Centre or maybe mingle out on the many decks? While exploring the Galápagos, you´ll have the ability to actively engage in activities and encounters. After a day in Darwin´s footsteps, you will enjoy coming home to a casual atmosphere with the best service there is. The MS Santa Cruz II´s amenities easily appeal to all world explorers. MS Santa Cruz II is environmentally sustainable and socially conscious with the local community, the operation is carbon neutral.

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MS Santa Cruz II

Get close to nature and wildlife with MS Santa Cruz II - the ship is custom built for small-ship exploration, with only 50 cabins and suites the ship offer you an intimate and comfortable way of exploring Galápagos!
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The social areas located across the ship allow travellers to converse about their passion for travel. There are multiple decks, including the Ocean, Horizon, Panorama, Expedition, and Sky Decks. Panorama Bar & Lounge is the main bar where most ship events will take place, this is also the area where you listen to lectures.

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