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MS Santa Cruz II
Last refurbished
2021-0
Last refurbished
Passengers
90
Passengers
Ports Visited
20
Ports visited
Cruises from $964 per day
$964
From Price per day
Total Gross Tonnage of MS Santa Cruz II
2,664
Gross Tonnage

MS Santa Cruz II Cruises

With carbon-neutral operations, MS Santa Cruz II is environmentally-sustainable and socially conscious with the local community. This state-of-the-art ship combines cutting-edge technology with luxurious amenities, providing an exceptional travel experience like no other. Accommodating a limited number of guests, this intimate ship ensures a personalized and exclusive atmosphere throughout the journey. The MS Santa Cruz II is equipped with superb facilities to enrich your voyage. Savor delectable cuisine inspired by local flavors in the elegant restaurant, or unwind with a refreshing drink at the panoramic lounge bar, offering awe-inspiring vistas of the surrounding icy panoramas. Enhance your knowledge through engaging lectures presented by expert naturalists in the onboard lecture room, or simply relax and rejuvenate in the well-equipped wellness center.

This sleek, spacious ship has a layout that allows you to enjoy your cruise from start to finish. Enjoy delicious food in the elegant restaurant, increase your knowledge of the Galápagos Islands with your fellow travellers in the Science Center or maybe mingle out on the multiple decks. Step into the spacious and tastefully-appointed cabins, where modern comfort seamlessly blends with a touch of nautical elegance. Each cabin boasts panoramic windows, allowing guests to indulge in breathtaking views of the polar wilderness from the comfort of their private sanctuary.

Ship Specification

Maiden voyage: 2002
Number of decks: 0
Tonnage: 2664
Cabins: 50
Passengers: 90
Number of crew: 50
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    Your cruise with Hurtigruten Expeditions includes:

    • All meals in the main dining room
    • Specially selected wine, beer, sodas and mineral water including during lunch and dinner
    • Tea and coffee available during the day
    • Complimentary wind and water-resistant expedition jacket
    • Free Wi-Fi (subject to accessibility)
    • No gratuities expected
    • On board and on shore excursions and explorations*
    • A small selection of gear, such as trekking poles and rubber boots, will be available for loan depending on the season and the destination
    • Access to in-depth lectures as well as the Advanced Science Center and Citizen Science Program
    • Expert guiding with the assistance of the Hurtigruten expedition team

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    Clean Cruising Club Members receive EUR180 per cabin onboard credit per stateroom*
    Plus, your cruise with Hurtigruten Expeditions includes:
    • All meals in the main dining room
    • Specially selected wine, beer, sodas and mineral water including during lunch and dinner plus tea and coffee available during the day
    • Complimentary wind and water-resistant expedition jacket
    • Free Wi-Fi (subject to accessibility)
    • No gratuities expected
    • On board and on shore excursions and explorations*
    • A small selection of gear, such as trekking poles and rubber boots, will be available for load depending on the season and the destination
    • Expert guiding with the assistance of the Hurtigruten expedition team

    Terms & Conditions apply.

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  • Hurtigruten Experience

    Hurtigruten Experience

    Your cruise with Hurtigruten Expeditions includes:

    • All meals in the main dining room
    • Specially selected wine, beer, sodas and mineral water including during lunch and dinner
    • Tea and coffee available during the day
    • Complimentary wind and water-resistant expedition jacket
    • Free Wi-Fi (subject to accessibility)
    • No gratuities expected
    • On board and on shore excursions and explorations*
    • A small selection of gear, such as trekking poles and rubber boots, will be available for load depending on the season and the destination
    • Access to in-depth lectures as well as the Advanced Science Center and Citizen Science Program
    • Expert guiding with the assistance of the Hurtigruten expedition team

    Terms & Conditions apply.

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MS Santa Cruz II Next 5 Departures

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EXPLORER 6 Days in GALAPAGOS
22 Dec
2023
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EXPLORER 6 Days in GALAPAGOS

Cruise Line: Hurtigruten Expeditions
Ship: MS Santa Cruz II
Departure Date: Friday, December 22, 2023
Duration: 6 nights
Departs: Isla Baltra
Returns: Isla Baltra
EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS
28 Dec
2023
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EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS

Cruise Line: Hurtigruten Expeditions
Ship: MS Santa Cruz II
Departure Date: Thursday, December 28, 2023
Duration: 4 nights
Departs: Isla Baltra
Returns: Isla Baltra
EXPLORER 8 Days in GALAPAGOS
28 Dec
2023
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EXPLORER 8 Days in GALAPAGOS

Cruise Line: Hurtigruten Expeditions
Ship: MS Santa Cruz II
Departure Date: Thursday, December 28, 2023
Duration: 8 nights
Departs: Isla Baltra
Returns: Isla Baltra
EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS
01 Jan
2024
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EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS

Cruise Line: Hurtigruten Expeditions
Ship: MS Santa Cruz II
Departure Date: Monday, January 1, 2024
Duration: 4 nights
Departs: Isla Baltra
Returns: Isla Baltra
EXPLORER 6 Days in GALAPAGOS
05 Jan
2024
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EXPLORER 6 Days in GALAPAGOS

Cruise Line: Hurtigruten Expeditions
Ship: MS Santa Cruz II
Departure Date: Friday, January 5, 2024
Duration: 6 nights
Departs: Isla Baltra
Returns: Isla Baltra

Onboard Experience

  • Dining

    • Dining on the MS Santa Cruz II

    The ship's dining venues offer a perfect blend of elegance and comfort, creating an inviting ambiance for every meal. Indulge in a variety of delectable dishes prepared by skilled chefs using the freshest ingredients sourced from local suppliers. Each day, you can look forward to a diverse menu featuring both international and regional specialties, highlighting the flavors of the destinations you visit. From succulent seafood and grilled meats to vegetarian options and delectable desserts, there is something to please every palate. Read more

  • Bars

    • Bar on the MS Santa Cruz II

    The ship boasts two exceptional bars, each with its own unique charm and offerings. First, the Panorama Bar is a lively and convivial space where passengers can gather to socialize and enjoy refreshing beverages. With its stylish décor and comfortable seating, it creates a welcoming atmosphere for relaxation. The well-stocked bar serves a wide selection of wines, spirits, beers, and signature cocktails, expertly crafted by the skilled bartenders. Read more

    Guests can savor their drinks while enjoying panoramic views of the breathtaking surroundings through large windows. For a more intimate setting, the Expedition Lounge & Bar provides a cozy and tranquil retreat. Nestled in a serene corner of the ship, it offers a quieter ambiance, ideal for unwinding after a day of exploration. Guests can choose from an extensive menu of premium spirits, fine wines, and specialty coffees while enjoying the soothing sounds of live music or engaging in pleasant conversations with fellow travelers.

  • Entertainment

    • Entertainment on the MS Santa Cruz II

    The scenery in which you can admire from right outside your window is the only entertainment you will need. Hurtigruten will bring you closer to the coastline than any other expedition ship. Spend your time gazing at the changing landscapes along the coast, get up close and personal with the mountain cliffs and fjords as well as local flora and fauna. The ship also hosts enriching lectures and presentations by knowledgeable experts, covering a wide range of topics such as local wildlife, history, and culture. Read more

    Expand your horizons as you learn fascinating facts and insights about the regions you'll be exploring.

  • Activities

    • Activities on the MS Santa Cruz II

    This magnificent ship offers a myriad of exciting activities that will leave you with unforgettable memories. Facing the front of the ship is the Expedition Lounge which is complete with a refreshment station and library. The Science Corner includes a glass cabinet and microscopes which is the perfect learning zone for various science activities.

  • Health & Fitness

    • Fitness on the MS Santa Cruz II

    The fitness room onboard is equipped with yoga mats, weights, treadmills, stationary bikes and elliptical trainer. Guests can also relax in one of the hot tubs that are located on the Expedition deck.

  • Kids

    • Kids activities on the MS Santa Cruz II

    The Young Explorers Programme is a complimentary year round programme offered on selected Hurtigruten ships for kids aged 6-12. Kids can learn about other cultures as well as the importance of nature in our daily lives and the impact that humans have on the planet.

Destination & Ports

Visited Ports

Cabins

This remarkable expedition ship offers exceptional accommodation options, ensuring an unforgettable voyage for all guests. The cabins on board the Santa Cruz II are spacious and beautifully furnished, featuring a harmonious blend of modern amenities and nautical charm. Each cabin is thoughtfully designed with panoramic windows, allowing guests to immerse themselves in breathtaking ocean views. Comfortable beds, plush bedding, and tasteful decor create an atmosphere of tranquility, ensuring a restful night's sleep.

All accommodation options are equipped with en-suite bathrooms, complete with premium toiletries and modern fixtures. Additionally, cabins and suites feature amenities such as flat-screen TVs, minibars, and ample storage space.)

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  • Oceanview

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    Cabin Types

    EH, EE, EP

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    With comfortable spaces and large picture windows to illuminate the interior spaces and allow guests to take in the views, these cabins offer elegant areas to relax after a day of active exploring. There are 17 Explorer cabins located on the Expedition deck. Bathroom. Size 15 sq.m.

  • Single Oceanview

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    Cabin Types

    VH

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    With comfortable spaces and large picture windows to illuminate the interior spaces and allow guests to take in the views, these cabins offer a single bed and plenty of space for solo travelers. There are 2 Voyager cabins located on the Horizon deck. Bathroom. Size 12 sq.m.

  • Family Oceanview

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    Cabin Types

    FH

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  • Suite

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Deck Plans for MS Santa Cruz II

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MS Santa Cruz II Cruise Calendar

Date Title Departs Prices From
22 Dec 2023 EXPLORER 6 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $9579
28 Dec 2023 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $7163
28 Dec 2023 EXPLORER 8 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $11345
01 Jan 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $6440
05 Jan 2024 EXPLORER 6 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $6321
11 Jan 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $6440
11 Jan 2024 EXPLORER 8 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $10046
15 Jan 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $6440
19 Jan 2024 EXPLORER 6 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8090
25 Jan 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $5143
25 Jan 2024 EXPLORER 8 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $7719
29 Jan 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $5143
02 Feb 2024 EXPLORER 6 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8090
08 Feb 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $5143
08 Feb 2024 EXPLORER 8 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8126
12 Feb 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $5370
16 Feb 2024 EXPLORER 6 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8090
22 Feb 2024 EXPLORER 8 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $10616
22 Feb 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $6440
26 Feb 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $6758
01 Mar 2024 EXPLORER 6 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $6631
07 Mar 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $5143
15 Mar 2024 EXPLORER 6 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8523
21 Mar 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $5143
29 Mar 2024 EXPLORER 6 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $11300
04 Apr 2024 EXPLORER 8 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $13156
04 Apr 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8816
08 Apr 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8037
12 Apr 2024 EXPLORER 6 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $11300
18 Apr 2024 EXPLORER 8 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $13156
18 Apr 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8816
22 Apr 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8037
26 Apr 2024 EXPLORER 6 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $11920
02 May 2024 EXPLORER 8 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $13465
02 May 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8978
06 May 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8199
10 May 2024 EXPLORER 6 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $11610
16 May 2024 EXPLORER 8 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $13465
16 May 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8978
20 May 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8199
24 May 2024 EXPLORER 6 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $11610
30 May 2024 EXPLORER 8 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $13465
30 May 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8978
03 Jun 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8199
07 Jun 2024 EXPLORER 6 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $11610
13 Jun 2024 EXPLORER 8 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $13465
13 Jun 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8978
17 Jun 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8199
21 Jun 2024 EXPLORER 6 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $11610
27 Jun 2024 EXPLORER 8 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $13465
27 Jun 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8978
01 Jul 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8199
05 Jul 2024 EXPLORER 6 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $11610
11 Jul 2024 EXPLORER 8 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $13465
11 Jul 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8978
15 Jul 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8199
19 Jul 2024 EXPLORER 6 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $11610
25 Jul 2024 EXPLORER 8 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $13465
25 Jul 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8978
29 Jul 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8199
02 Aug 2024 EXPLORER 6 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $11610
08 Aug 2024 EXPLORER 8 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $13465
08 Aug 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8978
12 Aug 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8199
16 Aug 2024 EXPLORER 6 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $11610
22 Aug 2024 EXPLORER 8 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $13465
22 Aug 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8978
26 Aug 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8199
30 Aug 2024 EXPLORER 6 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $11610
05 Sep 2024 EXPLORER 8 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $13156
05 Sep 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8816
09 Sep 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8037
13 Sep 2024 EXPLORER 6 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $11300
19 Sep 2024 EXPLORER 8 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $13156
19 Sep 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8816
23 Sep 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8037
27 Sep 2024 EXPLORER 6 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $11300
03 Oct 2024 EXPLORER 8 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $13156
03 Oct 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8816
07 Oct 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8037
11 Oct 2024 EXPLORER 6 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $11300
17 Oct 2024 EXPLORER 8 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $13156
17 Oct 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8816
21 Oct 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8037
25 Oct 2024 EXPLORER 6 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $11300
31 Oct 2024 EXPLORER 8 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $13156
31 Oct 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8816
04 Nov 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8037
08 Nov 2024 EXPLORER 6 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $11300
14 Nov 2024 EXPLORER 8 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $13156
14 Nov 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8816
18 Nov 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8037
22 Nov 2024 EXPLORER 6 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $11300
28 Nov 2024 EXPLORER 8 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $13156
28 Nov 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8816
02 Dec 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8037
06 Dec 2024 EXPLORER 6 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $11300
12 Dec 2024 EXPLORER 8 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $13156
12 Dec 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8816
16 Dec 2024 EXPLORER 4 Days in GALAPAGOS Isla Baltra $8037

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