M/V Santa Cruz

Onboard the M/V Santa Cruz, one can expect luxury in the heart of nature. Expect crisp linen, glossy furnishings and bright, spacious accommodations in this 44-cabin ship. The M/V Santa Cruz adheres to high quality standards, with a well-trained staff and a range of amenities in rooms and throughout the ship. Dine with class, as both international and local cuisine are prepared by chefs. Succulent meats, fresh vegetables, and a range of seafood will tickle the most critical of taste buds. Learn about the region's natural history with nature specialists, spend time contemplating on deck, or simply plan your trip on land with hikes.

  • Boat Deck Master SuiteBoat Deck Master Suite
Boat Deck Master Suite

The M/V Santa Cruz has been totally remodeled, with extended decks in order to accommodate for upgraded and more spacious cabins as well as larger deck areas. The 90 passengers can choose between suites, double or single cabins, magnificently appointed and equipped. Fully carpeted and air conditioned, it is the right size cruise ship for a comfortable and relaxed vacation in the Galapagos Islands. The luxurious Master Suites (250 sq.ft) feature a matrimonial bed, and have access to Darwin Elite services and amenities, such as complimentary wines & beers at dinner, free soft drinks served throughout the ship, VIP lounge access at Galapagos departure airport, priority assistance, turn-down service, free internet access, upgraded bedding and bathroom amenities, and more.

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Boat Deck Junior Suite

The M/V Santa Cruz has been totally remodeled, with extended decks in order to accommodate for upgraded and more spacious cabins as well as larger deck areas. The 90 passengers can choose between suites, double or single cabins, magnificently appointed and equipped. Fully carpeted and air conditioned, it is the right size cruise ship for a comfortable and relaxed vacation in the Galapagos Islands. The luxurious Boat Deck Junior Suites (235 sq.ft) feature a plush bedding, and have access to Darwin Elite services and amenities, such as complimentary wines & beers at dinner, free soft drinks served throughout the ship, VIP lounge access at Galapagos departure airport, priority assistance, turn-down service, free internet access, upgraded bedding and bathroom amenities, and more.

  • Boat Deck SuperiorBoat Deck Superior
Boat Deck Superior

The M/V Santa Cruz has been totally remodeled, with extended decks in order to accommodate for upgraded and more spacious cabins as well as larger deck areas. The 90 passengers can choose between suites, double or single cabins, magnificently appointed and equipped. Fully carpeted and air conditioned, it is the right size cruise ship for a comfortable and relaxed vacation in the Galapagos Islands. The well appointed Boat Deck Superior Cabins (165 sq.ft) feature plush bedding, and have access to Darwin Elite services and amenities, such as complimentary wines & beers at dinner, free soft drinks served throughout the ship, VIP lounge access at Galapagos departure airport, priority assistance, turn-down service, free internet access, upgraded bedding and bathroom amenities, and more.

    Boat Deck Single Standard

    The M/V Santa Cruz has been totally remodeled, with extended decks in order to accommodate for upgraded and more spacious cabins as well as larger deck areas. The 90 passengers can choose between suites, double or single cabins, magnificently appointed and equipped. Fully carpeted and air conditioned, it is the right size cruise ship for a comfortable and relaxed vacation in the Galapagos Islands, Ecuador.

    • Boat Deck Standard Plus TwinBoat Deck Standard Plus Twin
    Boat Deck Standard Plus Twin

    The M/V Santa Cruz has been totally remodeled, with extended decks in order to accommodate for upgraded and more spacious cabins as well as larger deck areas. The 90 passengers can choose between suites, double or single cabins, magnificently appointed and equipped. Fully carpeted and air conditioned, it is the right size cruise ship for a comfortable and relaxed vacation in the Galapagos Islands. The well appointed Boat Deck Standard Plus Cabins (130 sq.ft) feature plush bedding, and have access to Darwin Elite services and amenities, such as complimentary wines & beers at dinner, free soft drinks served throughout the ship, VIP lounge access at Galapagos departure airport, priority assistance, turn-down service, free internet access, upgraded bedding and bathroom amenities, and more.

    • Boat Deck StandardBoat Deck Standard
    Boat Deck Standard

    The M/V Santa Cruz has been totally remodeled, with extended decks in order to accommodate for upgraded and more spacious cabins as well as larger deck areas. The 90 passengers can choose between suites, double or single cabins, magnificently appointed and equipped. Fully carpeted and air conditioned, it is the right size cruise ship for a comfortable and relaxed vacation in the Galapagos Islands. Boat Deck Standard Cabins are 125 sq.ft. All the cabins and bathrooms on all decks have been renovated.

    • Upper Deck Standard (No Longer Twin Beds)Upper Deck Standard (No Longer Twin Beds)
    Upper Deck Twin Standard

    The M/V Santa Cruz has been totally remodeled, with extended decks in order to accommodate for upgraded and more spacious cabins as well as larger deck areas. The 90 passengers can choose between suites, double or single cabins, magnificently appointed and equipped. Fully carpeted and air conditioned, it is the right size cruise ship for a comfortable and relaxed vacation in the Galapagos Islands. Upper Deck Standard Cabins are 125 sq.ft, and now feature a Queen bed (2 Twins no longer available). All the cabins and bathrooms on all decks have been renovated.

    • Main Deck Standard (No Longer Twin Beds)Main Deck Standard (No Longer Twin Beds)
    Main Deck Twin Standard

    The M/V Santa Cruz has been totally remodeled, with extended decks in order to accommodate for upgraded and more spacious cabins as well as larger deck areas. The 90 passengers can choose between suites, double or single cabins, magnificently appointed and equipped. Fully carpeted and air conditioned, it is the right size cruise ship for a comfortable and relaxed vacation in the Galapagos Islands. Main Deck Standard Cabins are 125 sq.ft, and now feature a Queen bed (2 Twins no longer available). All the cabins and bathrooms on all decks have been renovated.

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    M/V Santa Cruz Restaurants

    The dining room, lounge, and bar are elegantly appointed and the Chefs offer the highest quality continental dishes and popular Ecuadorian fare.

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    M/V Santa Cruz Activities

    An excellent Itinerary will provide a most complete vision of the Galapagos main highlights within a flexible program that will allow passengers to choose between shorter or longer hikes, Zodiac cruises, glass-bottom boat, swimming activities, and much more, often being able to do at least two activities at each location. The itineraries have been planned to offer the best of the archipelago in such a way to ensure the continued preservation of this unique ecosystem. The Expedition Team consists of a Chief Naturalist and five Naturalists. Each will delight guests with diverse natural history explanations, superb on-deck talks, and eye-catching lectures regarding natural history issues. The multimedia presentations and recaps will complement the day's activities. Together with the Captain, they will plan the day's program. Soon enough, the Naturalists will become the highlight of your voyage.

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    M/V Santa Cruz Features

    The M/V Santa Cruz Sun Deck features a bar and Jacuzzi, along with the observation platform for dolphin and whale watching. The dining room, lounge and bar are elegantly appointed, as is the well-stocked library/reading room. As an alternative to snorkeling, the glass-bottom boat offers another opportunity to observe the marine life.

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