Metropolitan Touring Santa Cruz Ship Information

OCG Class
Santa Cruz
Year Built1979
Year Last Refurbished1998
Capacity90 passengers


The M/V Santa Cruz was specifically designed and built for Galapagos Islands expeditions. From the master suites to the standard cabins, the three decks of the Santa Cruz offer many options for accommodations, with high standards of comfort, and itineraries of various durations to cater to different needs, as well as family travel.

Santa Cruz Ship Profile & Stats

  • Cruise Line: Metropolitan Touring
  • Ship Type: Expedition/Cultural Ship
  • Line Class: Expedition
  • Registry: Ecuador
  • Year Built: 1979
  • Year Last Refurbished: 1998
  • Capacity: 90 passengers
  • Decks: 4
  • Gross Tonnage: 1,675
  • Length: 230 ft
  • Beam: 38.86 ft
  • Average Speed: 13 knots
  • Outside Cabins: 44
  • Nationality of Officers: Ecuadorian
  • Nationality of Crew: Ecuadorian
  • Number of Crew: 52

Santa Cruz On-Board Recreation

  • Spa: No
  • Casino: No

Santa Cruz Dining Choices

  • Dining Room Cuisine: Ecuadorian, International (Capacity: 90)

Santa Cruz Entertainment

  • Bar/Lounge: Reading room, library, 24 hr coffee (Capacity: 90)

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