National Geographic Endeavour ll is currently undergoing a complete refit

The Endeavour ll will sail Galapagos cruises, starting January 2017. 

National Geographic Endeavour ll


As the newest to sail in Galapagos, Nat Geo Endeavor II (former Via Australis) has a shallow draft in order to get up close to land and wildlife, views from all onboard public spaces, large windows in all staterooms and suites. It also boasts a twin Zodiac loading platform.

The new vessel is able to accommodate 96 passengers in 52 cabins and suites. National Geographic Endeavour ll will cater to a mix of solo travelers, couples, families and friends,  according to Lindblad Expeditions-National Geographic.