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MS Santa Cruz II

About MS Santa Cruz II

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Learn about the MS Santa Cruz II cruise ship – its unique offerings, amenities, accommodations, staterooms, cabin information, and details of luxurious suites, decks, dining, specialty dining, public venues, entertainment, health and fitness facilities, activities for kids and teens, sports and enrichment programs for all family members, pictures and videos.

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Santa Cruz II

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 Gala´pagos, 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.

  • Size boutique
  • Style Luxury
  • Type ocean
  • Year of launch 2002
  • Year of last refit 2021
  • Gross tonnage 2664t
  • Length 71.8m
  • Width 13.4m
  • Speed 10kts
  • Decks 5
  • Language English
  • Currency US Dollar ($)
  • No. of passengers 90
  • No. of cabins 48
Unique Features
Hurtigruten Expeditions cruises to Galapagos are carbon neutral. With every Galapagos expedition cruise, guests will contribute directly to the protection of biodiverse forests in northwestern Ecuador, named a UNESCO biosphere reserve in 2018.
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It is not common practice to tip on Hurtigruten ships on the coastal voyage, but if you feel that crew members should be rewarded° for providing exceptional service, tip boxes are placed in the restaurant together with envelopes.
Designated areas only

On board the ship, there are fifty cruise cabins that provide ample space for each and every guest. Each cabin has a private bathroom. There are options available for single travellers, couples, groups and families.


The social areas located across the MS Santa Cruz II allow travellers to converse about their passion for travel. There are multiple decks, including the Ocean, Horizon, Panorama, Expedition, and Sky Decks. Each space offers guests a comfortable seating area and an immaculate view of the nearby islands. Every social space is exquisite.

Health and fitness
Kids and Teens

All guests must be 18 years old on or before the day they are scheduled to embark on their cruise; we do not maintain facilities or services on board for younger individuals.

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