Metropolitan Touring Quick Specs Metropolitan TouringOCG Class: ExpeditionNewest Ship: La PintaNumber of Ships: 3Toll-Free (US): 800-527-2500www.metropolitan-touring.com ShipsSailings & ScheduleDestinationsLine Review Metropolitan Touring Ships Metropolitan Touring started back in 1953, offering land-based tours of Ecuador. The company pioneered travel to the Galapagos Islands in the 1960s. Today, they have a trio of expedition cruise vessels: the MV Santa Cruz and yachts Isabela II and La Pinta. All of their Galapagos cruises are accompanied by naturalist guides who give educational talks and accompany passengers on shore excursions. Isabela IIYear Built: 1979Refurbished: 2000Passengers: 40Decks: 3Size: 1,025 tonsLa PintaYear Built: 1982Refurbished: 2007Passengers: 48Size: 1,541 tonsSanta CruzYear Built: 1979Refurbished: 1998Passengers: 90Decks: 4Size: 1,675 tons Metropolitan Touring Cruise Sailing Schedule At a Glance Use the Metropolitan Touring cruise schedule calendar below to find a Metropolitan Touring cruise sailing by destination, departure port, or on a certain Metropolitan Touring cruise ship. Click on the lowest cruise price under a month to see all cruises schedules and sailings for that cruising date and the destination, port of call, or ship. View Cruises by: Destination | Departure Port | Ship next month ›‹ prev month AreaAllMonthsAug2014Sep2014Oct2014Nov2014Dec2014Jan2015Feb2015Mar2015Apr2015May2015Jun2015Jul2015Aug2015Sep2015 By Monthview$2,381$2,381$2,381$2,381viewviewviewviewviewviewviewviewview South America$2,381 $2,381$2,381$2,381$2,381 Prices represent the lowest available price for a given sailing date, area, and/or month. All prices USD. Terms and Conditions:The prices listed are representative of actual prices provided by various cruise vendors and are not offered by TravelAgeWest.com or Northstar Travel Media, LLC. Price listed does not constitute a contract of services, implied or written. TravelAgeWest.com provides no cruise booking or purchase features. Prices are provided as a comparison tool only. Prices listed are per person, based on double occupancy and do include port taxes. Prices do not include taxes, fuel surcharges, gratuities, or airfare unless otherwise noted. Actual prices and fees are subject to vendor policies and are subject to availability, are capacity-controlled, and are subject to change without notice. Special amenities, prices, offers, and upgrades are based on select dates, ships, sailings, stateroom categories, and select fare codes. Cancellation penalties, blackout dates, and other restrictions may apply. All prices and dates may not be available at time of booking. Metropolitan Touring Cruising Destinations As a Expedition cruise line, Metropolitan Touring offers a limited, but exciting, cruise schedule focusing on very particular cruise needs. Metropolitan Touring cruises sail to South America and provides a unique cruising experience not found on some of the larger, more mainstream cruise lines. South America Find Metropolitan Touring Cruises By Departure Port Baltra, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz Island, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, San Cristobal Is, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador travel42 Professional Review for Metropolitan Touring Want to read the full Metropolitan Touring travel42 Review? travel42 features professionally written reviews of more than 300 cruise ships, 78 cruise lines and more than 3,000 hotels in nearly 200 popular cruise embarkation ports worldwide, plus 7,000 additional destination hotels. Visit www.travel-42.com or call 1.866.566.8136 to learn more about subscribing. Metropolitan Touring began in 1953, and apart from the Galapagos program, the company runs tours in Ecuador, Peru, Colombia, Chile and Argentina. Those taking a cruise can easily add a land program. Subscribe to travel42 to read the full review » Copyright (c) 2014 Northstar Travel Media, LLC. travel42.