Chile expedition cruises

Skorpios II

With A1 ice class classification the M/V Skorpios II is well equipped to efficiently navigate the narrow channels of northern Chilean Patagonia.

Class: Superior Tourist Class
Style: Expedition cruise ship
Passengers: 106 maximum
Length: 230 ft

Cabin prices:

Introducing 'Skorpios II'

Originally built in 1988 but completely refurbished in 2008 the M/V Skorpios II can accommodate up to 106 passengers in 53 comfortable cabins on an expedition cruise around northern Patagonia. The cabins are spread over 5 decks ranging from interior cabins (with no windows) to master suites. All cabin types have a private bathroom. The boat has a large dining room and two communal lounges for socialising. There is also a sun deck and an open bridge policy in operation for guests to enjoy the spectacular views whilst cruising.

On board 'Skorpios II'


Skorpios II cabin Master Suites

Master Suites

Number of cabins of this type: 2

Bed configuration: king bed

Skorpios II cabin Junior Suites

Junior Suites

Number of cabins of this type: 2

Bed configuration: queen bed

Skorpios II cabin Double Matrimonial

Double Matrimonial

Number of cabins of this type: 9

Bed configuration: double bed only

Skorpios II cabin Twin Parthenon

Twin Parthenon

Number of cabins of this type: 14

Bed configuration: twin beds only

Skorpios II cabin Twin Acropolis

Twin Acropolis

Number of cabins of this type: 14

Bed configuration: twin beds only

Skorpios II cabin Interior Cabins (no windows)

Interior Cabins (no windows)

Number of cabins of this type: 12

Bed configuration: twin beds only


Skorpios II deck Athens Deck

Athens Deck

(Deck level: 5)

Skorpios II deck Acropolis Deck

Acropolis Deck

(Deck level: 4)

Skorpios II deck Parthenon Deck

Parthenon Deck

(Deck level: 3)

Skorpios II deck Olympus Deck

Olympus Deck

(Deck level: 2)

Skorpios II deck Athos Deck

Athos Deck

(Deck level: 1)

Voyages in detail


Everyone visiting Antarctica and the South Atlantic must recognise the obvious: that conditions can intervene at short notice and a voyage's planned itinerary must be altered. Make sure you read 'A very important note on published itineraries' in 'How to choose an Antarctic cruise'.

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Some of the sites that may be visited

  • Large dining room (big enough to fit all guests at one time)
  • Two lounges, one with a bar
  • Medical Service available
  • Open bridge policy 24 hours a day



  • Bilingual (English & Spanish) lectures given everyday
  • Full day and half day excursions included (subject to weather/sea conditions)


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Other technical information

This information has been provided by the boat operator and is subject to alteration

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Our prices

Prices are per person. The prices shown here are the current prices charged locally by each boat in their chosen currency. We charge our UK customers the equivalent price converted to British pounds at the current exchange rate. This helps keep prices low and protects you from currency fluctuations.

Our price promise

Our prices should be the best available anywhere. If you find a better price elsewhere please let us know: we will certainly try to match or beat it.

Complete trips

An expedition cruise is only part of your complete trip. Discuss your ideas with us. Our well-travelled experts can arrange your international flights from the UK, and design all the other parts of your trip in Argentina, Chile or elsewhere to fit the exact dates of your cruise and the things you want to do, and to make the best use of your time and budget. There is no obligation until you are ready to go ahead.

Your financial protection

By booking your trip with us you also benefit from our 100% financial protection and the knowledge that if anything goes wrong, or your plans change, our friendly experienced and resourceful travel specialists are here to help you.

Special offers

Special offers are often available (some are very generous) but they may only be open for short periods. Contact us to find out which offers are available now.

Cruise Starts Ends Nights Master Suites Junior Suites Double Matrimonial Twin Parthenon Twin Acropolis Interior Cabins (no windows) Single