Saga Pearl II

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NAMES

SAGA PEARL II (ASTORIA)

CLASS

SMALL CRUISE SHIP

ENT/SERVICE

1981

BUILT

HOWALDTSWERKE-DEUTSCHE WERFT / KIEL / GERMANY

WEIGHT

18,591 TONS

LENGTH

539 FEET

WIDTH

74 FEET

SPEED

21 KNOTS - DIESEL ENGINES - TWO PROPELLERS

Saga Pearl II was originaly built for the German company Hadag Cruise Line as their Astoria. This company soon sold her to the South African company Safmarine to be operated on cruises from South Africa to Europe. In 2002, she entered service for the German based cruise line Transocean Tours as their Astoria on cruises throughout the Baltic Sea. After a 3 month re-fit in Swansea, she entered service in 2010 for the UK based Saga Cruises as their Saga Pearl II. This ship has a sister ship named MS Astor.

Saga Pearl II has 2 Restaurants, 2 Bars, 2 Swimming Pools, Spa, Gym, Library, can cary 446 passengers and 252 crew.

Saga Holidays is the Britain-based cruise line that caters for the over-50s.

Saga Pearl II's Itinerary is mainly out of Dover & Southampton - Scandinavia, Baltic Sea, Mediterranean, and the Canary Islands. There are some longer cruises such as to South Africa. Reviews.

Website: www.saga.co.uk/travel.

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Saga Pearl II at Kotor, Montenegro, Large Image by Danijela Paljusic.

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