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The M/V Santa Cruz was remodeled specifically to enhance your cruise in the Galapagos Islands. Additions to the boat deck include two luxurious master suites with private balconies in addition to junior suites and superior cabins. This first class ship built extensively for cruising the Galapagos waters, offers a wide range of cabins for 3,4, and 7- night cruises for the optimum Galapagos vacation. The Santa Cruz offers large common areas as you relax aboard, all in a friendly and informal setting. Remodeled extensively in 1997 inside and out.

The 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 snorkelling, the glass-bottom boat offers another opportunity to observe the marine life.

The entire ship is air-conditioned. A carefully planned itinerary includes the Galapagos' main highlights plus a flexible program allowing guests to enjoy several alternatives for their daily activities. In essence, an expedition to the best National Park, aboard the only ship exclusively built for exploring the Galapagos.

Category : Luxury
Capacity : 90 passengers
Length : 72.35 meters (237.3 ft.)
Beam : 11.85 meters (38.86 ft.)
Speed : 13 knots
Electricity : 110 Volts in the cabins with 220 Volt sockets available in Reception and Dining area.
Engines : Two Sulzer engines, 1620 BHP each
Navigation : Gyrocompass, auto pilot, radar, echo-sounders
Equipment : GPS and Radio Director Finder
Safety : ABS classification +A1E + AMS #7907 853 SOLAS ISM certificate Complying with the IMO resolution A.788(19) Automatic fire controls
Crew : 52 and 6 multilingual naturalist guides

On the Boat Deck, there are two master suites with double beds and a private balcony, and two junior suites with twin beds. Six Superior-Class cabins have twin or double beds, that together with the remaining Standard Cabins on the Upper and Main decks offer a variety of accommodations, all meeting the same high standard for comfort. Family guests have ample choice among single, double, triple and quadruple accommodations.

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