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The highly advanced Santa Cruz II Galapagos Cruise is an Expedition Vessel specifically designed to operate in isolated regions, making it the perfect vessel for exploring the remote Galapagos Islands. Measuring just under 235 feet (72 meters), this ample, five-deck cruiser has 50 cabins that sleep up to 90 guests and includes extensive indoor and outdoor social areas where guests can enjoy the unbeatable splendor of taking a tour throughout the Galapagos Islands. With some of the latest advances in sustainable sailing, the Santa Cruz II Galapagos Cruise also aims to protect the delicate and beautiful ecosystem that it explores.

Santa Cruz II Galapagos Cruise Highlights

Exclusive Galapagos visitor sites are available for the Santa Cruz II Cruise.

Exclusive Island Visits​

Discover the Enchanted Isles the same way the early explorers did, with no other boats in sight! 99% of the visitor sites we tour and explore are not shared with other Galapagos cruises.
Multi-guided tours aboard Santa Cruz II Galapagos Cruise.


More guides onboard = smaller groups and a greater selection of activities each day. On average, our Expedition Groups consist of 11 guests per guide (far better than the 16-per-guide maximum established by the Galapagos National Park).
Sun Deck aboard Santa Cruz II Galapagos Cruise.

Privacy & Space

One of the top Guest-space Ratios of all Galapagos cruises (29.6:1), with numerous social areas and decks that allow for quiet contemplation, educational lectures, and socializing.
Exquisite meals aboard Santa Cruz II Galapagos Cruise.

Exquisite Meals

Locally-sourced organic food, a Le Cordon Bleutrained Gastronomy Director curates a wide variety of culinary options to accommodate all diets during your Galapagos vacation
Low environmental footprint aboard Santa Cruz II Cruise.


Modern engine technology allows for lower fuel consumption. Onboard water desalination and treatment plants help preserve the precious seas of the Galapagos Islands. Recycling waste and efficient energy use are also an integral part of our journeys.
Medical Officer aboard Santa Cruz II Galapagos Cruise.

Safe & Competent

Our Galapagos cruise has an onboard medical officer (M.D.) and a well-equipped infirmary that’s available 24/7. So don’t worry about a thing, we’re there for you if you need any help!

Facilities & Amenities

Paddle boarding
Panga Boat
Glass-bottom boat
Wet suit
Outdoor terrace
Bar Lounge
Washing machine
Washing Machine
Coffee Station
Entertainment Room
Entertainment Room
Safe box
PA System
PA System
Beach and cabin towels
Satellite phone
Air Conditioning
Air conditioning
Hot tub
Gift shop
Personal Care Products
Personal Care Products
Hair Dryer
Hair dryer
Fitness room