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National Geographic Endeavour II

National Geographic Endeavour II

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Get up close with the rare and exquisite wildlife of the Galapagos, on land and in the sea. Snorkel among some of the world’s most majestic fish, or if you prefer to stay above sea level, witness them from a glass-bottomed boat. Explore and acquaint yourself with the ancient ruins of Machu Pichu on an exclusive sunrise hike to the Sun Gate. These are just a handful of the exclusive experiences you can have when sailing onboard a National Geographic Endeavour II cruise. National Geographic Endeavour II, originally sailing under the name Via Australis, was refurbished and added to Lindblad’s fleet in 2016. This amazing vessel offers incredible, once-in-a-lifetime opportunities to explore the exotic Galapagos Islands (and Machu Picchu on select itineraries) while accompanied by onboard experts who can transform your voyage into a revolutionary experience.

National Geographic Endeavour II boasts a laid-back yet spontaneous atmosphere. One very unique feature of National Geographic Endeavour II is that you can visit the bridge 24-hours a day and interact with the captain and ship officers, an experience you cannot find on many other ships. You will also discover a comfortable forward lounge with an outdoor terrace, an inviting bar, a well-stocked library with a great view and 24-hour self-serve beverage station, a shop offering unique handcrafted Ecuadorian items for sale, and a fitness center and spa so you can stay in tip-top shape while you travel. All accommodations have a large window or French balcony and are accentuated by soothing colors and luxurious amenities.

The fresh, sustainable and locally-sourced cuisine found aboard National Geographic Endeavour II is full of flavor and destined to melt in your mouth. Breakfast and lunch are usually served as buffets while dinner features sit-down service. Light lunches and barbecues are occasionally held on deck. Open seating dining is offered onboard National Geographic Endeavour II so you can where and with whom you want to dine. Don’t be surprised to find the ship’s officers, naturalists and guest speakers to join in on dining with you.

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National Geographic Endeavour II Facts

Inaugural Year: 2005
Refurbished Year: 2016
Country of Registration: Ecuador
Guest Occupancy*: 96
Crew: N/A
Crew-to-Passenger Ratio: N/A
Length: N/A
Beam: N/A
Passenger Decks: 5

Staterooms
Total:52
Suites, with balcony: 0
Suites, without balcony: 4
Ocean View, with balcony: 0
Ocean View, without balcony: 39
Inside: 0

Accessible Staterooms: 0

Dining Type: Open

Casino: No

*Based on double occupancy
Ship Highlights

Onboard Experts
Every National Geographic Endeavour II cruise features the company of a knowledgeable Expedition Team consisting of an expedition leader, four expert naturalists, a certified National Geographic photo instructor, an undersea specialist and wellness specialist. During the course of every cruise these experts will teach you about the surrounding wildlife and even give hands-on demonstrations of local techniques. You will be able to find them onboard during the evening, often giving a private talk over cocktails or an impromptu lecture during dinner.

Included Excursions
Cruises aboard National Geographic Endeavour II are hassle-free so you can spend less time worrying and more time experiencing the world around you. All excursions and explorations on this ship are included in the cruise price so you can simply enjoy them with no need to fret over their booking or coordination. From wildlife viewings to visits with local peoples, all will be provided for you.

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National Geographic Endeavour II Cruise Destinations

Here are the destinations National Geographic Endeavour II sails in. Call us at 1-866-214-7447 for more info:
Galapagos Cruises on National Geographic Endeavour II
Galapagos Cruises on National Geographic Endeavour II
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Suite Suite (Category A, B, and C)
Located on: Lounge Deck, Bridge Deck

Four Suites on National Geographic Endeavour II feature a sofa bed, large windows, and lounge chairs in a living area separate from the master bedroom.

 

 

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Oceanview Oceanview (Category 1, 2, 3, and 4)
Located on: Upper Deck, Lounge Deck, Bridge Deck


Oceanview staterooms all feature temperature, a writing desk with chair, and even internet access points.
*Select staterooms are single occupancy and marked with a solo designation.


All stateroom descriptions are subject to change. Photos provided are not guaranteed to accurately represent the room listed. Some staterooms in the same category may have different furniture arrangements or be a different size than listed. We reserve the right to correct errors. Please verify all details with the cruise line directly.

National Geographic Endeavour II Deck Plans

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Observation Deck
Bridge Deck
Lounge Deck
Upper Deck
Main Deck


Category Legend
01 Suite C
03 Suite B
2S Suite A
04 Category 4
05 Category 3 Solo
1S Category 3
2S Category 2
2S Category 2 Solo
2S Category 1


The deck plans of National Geographic Endeavour II provided on this page are subject to change. We reserve the right to correct errors. Please verify all information with Lindblad Expeditions directly.
Observation Deck
National Geographic Endeavour II Deck Plans

National Geographic Endeavour II Photo Gallery

Here's a look at some of the highlights of National Geographic Endeavour II:
For photos of staterooms, please click the accommodations tab provided above. Ship is subject to modifications.
Bridge
Bridge
Lounge
Lounge
Dining Room
Dining Room
Food
Food
Pool
Expedition
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