Lindblad Expeditions Natl Geographic Islander

OCG Class
Natl Geographic Islander
Year Built1995
Year Last Refurbished2005
Capacity48 passengers


In addition to the Endeavour II, the National Geographic Islander makes tours of the Galapagos Islands. With a maximum capacity of 48 passengers the Islander is considerably smaller than the Endeavour II and generally offers the same itinerary year-round, visiting seven islands over the course of a week.

Natl Geographic Islander Ship Profile & Stats

  • Cruise Line: Lindblad Expeditions
  • Ship Type: Small Adventure
  • Line Class: Expedition
  • Former Name: Islander, Lord of the Highland
  • Registry: Ecuador
  • Year Built: 1995
  • Year Last Refurbished: 2005
  • Capacity: 48 passengers
  • Decks: 3
  • Gross Tonnage: 1,065
  • Length: 164 ft
  • Average Speed: 14 knots
  • Outside Cabins: 24
  • Nationality of Officers: Ecuadorian
  • Nationality of Crew: Ecuadorian

Natl Geographic Islander On-Board Recreation

  • Spa: No
  • Casino: No

Natl Geographic Islander Dining Choices

  • Dining Room Cuisine: Ecuadorian, International (Capacity: 48)

Natl Geographic Islander Entertainment

  • Main Lounge: Bar, screenings, recaps (Capacity: 55)
  • Library: Reference
  • Internet Room: E-mail, research