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Metropolitan Touring Ship Reviews

MV Santa Cruz
MV Santa Cruz
Ranked #1 of 3 Metropolitan Touring Ships
100% Loved It
  • 90-passenger expedition ship sails the Galapagos
  • Top flight guides (level III) bring nature to life
  • Expedition splurge: Master suites have balconies
  • Launched: 1979/1998; Passengers: 90
La Pinta
La Pinta
Ranked #2 of 3 Metropolitan Touring Ships
100% Loved It
  • Comfortable way to cruise the Galapagos
  • Nature on display: iguanas, sea turtles, sea lions
  • Near-daily phenomenal Galapagos snorkeling
  • Launched: 1982/2008; Passengers: 48
Isabella II
Isabella II
Ranked #3 of 3 Metropolitan Touring Ships
100% Loved It
  • Sails Galapagos cruises year-round
  • 40-passenger ship is considered mid-size
  • Cruise the Galapagos in comfort: hot tub, bar
  • Launched: 1979/1988; Passengers: 40
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Metropolitan Touring Member Reviews

100% Loved It

I was aboard the Isabella II boat in the first days of January 2015 at the Galapagos Islands.

The cruise was an amazing experience. I'm ... Read more

by gybala

We have just returned from a week trip to Quito/Galapagos/Guayaquil with our family (my husband, myself, and 2 adult sons aged 21 and 27). This ... Read more

by reeder.karenm

Review of Avalon’s “Discover the Galapagos and Peru”  Tour WGG

Pros: Machu Picchu is spectacular; the Metropolitan ... Read more

by Logistigr8r

I sailed on Yacht La Pinta in April 2012. I had always wanted to go to the Galapagos but the high single supplement made it impossible. By chance, ... Read more

by ging466

I would like to share the experience of my trip to the Galapagos with you. I bought a cruise with the ship Santa Cruz. It was a last Minute offer ... Read more

by AngelinaTopf
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