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SANTA CRUZ II

You’ll need to have medium physical condition to walk and snorkel in the islands.
Trip Type: Cruises

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ecuador - galapagos

STARTING AT:

$4448

/ TRAVELER

Season: year-round
Group Size: 90
Accommodation: Cabins

ecuador - galapagos

STARTING AT:

$4448

/ TRAVELER

Group Size: 90
Season: year-round
Accommodation: Cabins

Expedition Overview

The luxurious M/V Santa Cruz II, is designed to offer first class service to all its passengers. The ship is considered to have one of the top 5 guest to space ratios of all Galapagos passenger vessels. It has 50 cabins available for 90 passengers. Santa Cruz offers a “Pirates on Board” tour with multiple activities for the little ones, as well as diving classes designed for youngsters. This makes the cruise ship famous for family trips.

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Itinerary

WEEKDAY MORNING AFTERNOON
Friday Arrival to Baltra Airport and Transfer to the boat Mosquera Islet
Saturday San Cristobal Island: David Rodriguez Breeding Center San Cristobal Island: Pitt Point
Sunday Santa Fe Island South Plaza
Monday Santa Cruz Island: Fausto Llerena Breeding Center Santa Cruz Island: Highlands
Tuesday Española Island: Suarez Point Española Island: Gardner Bay/ Osborn Islet
Wednesday Santa Cruz Island: Eden Islet North Seymour
Thrusday Baltra: 14 Transfer to Baltra Airport
WEEKDAY MORNING AFTERNOON
Monday Arrival to Baltra Airport and Transfer to the boat Santa Cruz Island – Bachas Beach
Tuesday Santiago Island: Buccaneer Cove Santiago Island: Egas Port
Wednesday  Rabida Bartholomew Island
Thursday Genovesa Island: Prince Phillip’s Steps Genovesa Island: Darwin Bay
Friday Santa Cruz Island: El Chato Tortoise Reserve Baltra: Transfer to Baltra Airport
WEEKDAY MORNING AFTERNOON
Thursday Baltra: Arrival to Baltra Airport and Transfer to the boat Santa Cruz Island: Dragon Hill
Friday Isabela Island: Vicente Roca Point Fernandina Island: Espinosa Point
Saturday Santa Cruz Island: Fausto Llerena Breeding Center Santa Cruz Island: Highlands
Sunday Floreana Island: Baroness Viewing Point/ Post Office Bay Floreana Island: Champion Islet/ Cormorant Point
Monday Baltra: Transfer to Baltra Airport

What to Expect

Accommodation: Cabins
Location: ecuador - galapagos
Season: year-round
Meeting Point: Baltra Airport
Trip Type: Cruises
Activity: Kayaking, Snorkeling, Swimming, Climbing, Wildlife
Activity List
1
.- The luxurious M/V Santa Cruz II, is designed to offer first class service to all its passengers. The ship is considered to have one of the top 5 guest to space ratios of all Galapagos passenger vessels.
2
.- The Santa Cruz II has been awarded worldwide for its excellence in service. 
3
.- The cruise ship offers guests a wide variety of deluxe room options, from single, double, twin, family or large suites.
4
.- It offers tourists several activities such as: kayaking, snorkeling and swimming.
5
.- It has one of the best children's programs available in the islands. 
6
.- Santa Cruz uses responsible fuel consumption.
Additional options
What is the food like?

Throughout the adventure, you'll be fueled by delicious local food, such as seafood with plenty of local fresh fruits. Lunch usually consists of soup, main dish and juice, a warm and filling meal after a big day of adventure.

 

SANTA CRUZ II ACCOMMODATIONS

  • Explorer Cabin: Expedition Deck : 17 cabins
    Explorer Cabin: Horizon Deck : 23 cabins
    Explorer Family: 2 cabins
    Panorama Deck : 3 cabins
    Darwin Suite : 3 cabins
    Voyager Single: 2 cabins
Pre-Post Trip Accommodation

Pre- post trip accommodation in Quito (Twin/ Double) - USD 100 Per Night
Pre- post trip accommodation in Quito (Single) - USD 100 per Night

Transfers

Private airport transfer - USD 38 per person

What´s Included

✅ WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • Transportation
  • Cruise, marine taxis All transfers in Galapagos (airport-yacht-airport transfers are only guaranteed if the flight has been booked through us). Share transfers from main hotels in Quito or Guayaquil


  • Accommodations
  • Accommodation on board and/or hotel of Puerto Ayora.


  • Activities
  • All excursions as mentioned in the itinerary (itinerary subject to change) with English speaking naturalist guide


  • Meals
  • All meals (Describe in the itinerary), water, coffee and tea


  • Equipment
  • Snorkeling equipment

    🚫 WHAT'S NOT INCLUDED

  • Flights
  • Roundtrip flight to Galapagos Islands Airport transfers in Galapagos (only included if the Galapagos flight has been booked through us on the scheduled cruise dates. If your arrival/departure is different from our scheduled cruise flights, the shuttle service is not included)


  • Entrance
  • Galapagos National Park entrance fee (USD 100 pp, subject to change) Transit Control Card (USD 20 pp, subject to change)


  • Meals
  • Not described in the itinerary Soft & alcoholic Drinks


  • Insurance
  • Travel insurance and other items of personal nature


  • Others
  • Wet Suits, for renting 5 days: USD 25 8 days: USD 35 Snorkeling gear, for renting 5 days: USD 25, 8 days: USD 35 Tips and Gratuities Personal expenses. Extra drinks.

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