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Galapagos Islands - 5, 7, 9, 11 & 15 Days Cruises
M/V Galapagos Explorer II
Itineraries - Rates - Deck Plans - Departure Dates
The M/V Galapagos Explorer II not only provides an opportunity for discovery, adventure, and environmental education, but it does so in a superior vessel that offers the highest levels of comfort and safety while complying with the standards of the Galapagos National Park Service. All of the accommodations on board the M/V Galapagos Explorer II will enchant you with a warm, comfortable atmosphere. The renowned culinary staff prepares a daily dose of Ecuadorian and classic light cuisine, as well as special dietary requests, all served with style and flair.
M/V Galapagos Explorer II
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Technical Specifications
Built 1990 La Spezzia (Italy)
Sierra Negra Volcano, Isabela Island, Oct. 22, 2005
GRT 4077 tons
Length 88.16 m
Beam 15.3 m
Cruising Speed 14.5 knots
Generators Generators 110/220 volt AC
Capacity 100 passengers
All suite, fully air-conditioned cabins with marble bathrooms, comfortable double-beds plus extra sofa bed for triple accommodations, TV, hair dryers, minibars & safe-deposit boxes
Safety ISM Certificate July 1998 & SOLAS Passenger Safety Certificate 2000

Refurbished Carpeting, Draperies & Woodwork throughout
Naturalist Guides
Snorkeling Equipment
Auditorium For Naturalist Lectures/Special Events
Card/Game Room
Medical Center
Twin Jacuzzies
Jacuzzi Bar
Gourmet Restaurant
Piano Lounge
Coffee/Tea Station

Satellite Communication

Learn about the Galapagos fauna from Explorer II's naturalist guides.
Meeting a Local Resident with Naturalist Guide

Conference Room with Naturalist Lecture, Galapagos Explorer II
Conference Room, Galapagos Explorer II
Conference Room with Naturalist Lecture

Library, Galapagos Explorer II

Boutique, Galapagos Explorer II

Full medical facilities, Galapagos Explorer II
Full medical facilities, Galapagos Explorer II
Full Medical Facilities

Indoor Coffee/Tea Station, Galapagos Explorer II
Indoor Coffee/Tea Station

Front Desk, Galapagos Explorer II
Front Desk

Elevator, Galapagos Explorer II

Restaurant, Galapagos Explorer II

Piano Lounge, Galapagos Explorer II
Piano Lounge

Sun Deck, Galapagos Explorer II
Sun Deck

Jacuzzi Deck, Galapagos Explorer II
Jacuzzi Deck

Outdoor Coffee/Tea Station, Galapagos Explorer II
Outdoor Coffee/Tea Station

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