Celebrity Flora is the first ship of its kind to be designed and built specifically with the destination in mind. Every space, including the all-suites accommodations, features Celebrity's innovative outward-facing concept, so the destination is always the center of attention at every turn, offering 360-degree views of the islands.
By using natural materials inspired by the islands, Celebrity has created a ship that's a true complement to the destination and merges seamlessly with the surroundings to create a greater connection between you, the ocean, and the breathtaking islands.
One of the most energy-efficient ships of its size in the diverse archipelago, the 100-guest Celebrity Flora offers seamless sea-to-shore transportation, and includes anchorless technology that maintains the ships position while protecting the sensitive sea floor. It is one of the most eco-friendly and environmentally safe ships sailing the planet.
Personal suite attendants, new dining venues, an open-air stargazing platform, and expert-led ecological seminars round out the modern luxury vacation experience.
Designed not just for travel, but for exploration, this 48-guest spacious yacht sails to the Galapagos Islands, one of the world's last pristine environments, seven days a week, 365 days a year. The knowledgeable crew, environmentally sound ship design, and Galapagos National Park-certified onboard naturalists all help to preserve this delicate archipelago, while enlightening you to its natural and evolutionary significance.
It's a journey like no other.
The Celebrity Xploration is a stylish catamaran that features eight luxuriously cozy staterooms, each with a window or veranda that offers personal views of the stunning Galapagos Islands.
In addition to an indoor dining room and lounge, the Celebrity Xploration provides ample outdoor space, including a large sun deck with comfortable sun loungers, Jacuzzi, and an Al Fresco dining area, where you can take in the islands spectacular scenery.
Celebrity Xploration features 7-night itineraries with ports of call Celebrity has never before visited, including El Barranco, Espumilla Beach, Chinese Hat, Walls of Tears and Puerto Villamil - the small town that is home to the Galapagos Giant Tortoise Center.
Guests can book individual staterooms, but for the ultimate experience in the Galapagos, guests can also charter the Celebrity Xploration for a private, all-inclusive vacation. Up to sixteen guests will be indulged with seamless service and every creature comfort possible. This intimate ship is perfect for family get-togethers, getaways with friends, and small groups who want to explore together.
In addition to the 7-night Galapagos Island itineraries, guests can customize their vacation with a wide variety of pre- and/or post-cruise land tours. Each offers something different, so guests can make their vacations exactly what they want them to be.
Customized itineraries vary in length from 10-16 nights and include an extended stay in Quito, Ecuador. A 16-night itinerary includes a post-cruise visit to Lima, Machu Picchu and the Sacred Valley.
If you are interested in chartering the Celebrity Xploration, please contact us.
Explora I is the first of four luxury best-in-class ships from Explora Journeys, setting sail on its inaugural season in 2023. Fourteen decks provide ample indoor public space, maximizing guest choices with areas of quiet seclusion and privacy.
Generous outdoor decks deliver stunning views of the sea, with 64 private cabanas across 3 outdoor pools. Combined with various indoor and outdoor whirlpool baths on the ship's promenade deck, the ship has been designed with water as a real focal point of the onboard experience.
Each of the 461 ocean-front suites, penthouses and residences are all designed with a refined, European elegance and offer floor-to-ceiling windows and private sun terraces.
With unrivalled space and privacy, and service that means everything is taken care of, guests can relax in their comfortable homes at sea with a chilled bottle of champagne awaiting them. Guests on Explora I will enjoy these complimentary amenities:
MS Roald Amundsen is a state-of-the-art ship from Hurtigruten Expeditions that features new and environmentally sustainable hybrid technology that will reduce fuel consumption and show the world that hybrid propulsion on large ships is possible.
Named after the first man to cross Antarctica and to reach the South Pole, MS Roald Amundsen leads the way towards an even more sustainable way of traveling. The ship is specially constructed for voyages in polar waters. It serves as a comfortable base camp at sea bringing adventurers from all over the world to the most spectacular destinations in the most sustainable way.
MS Roald Amundsen features new and environmentally sustainable hybrid technology. Emissions are cut by sailing with electrical propulsion and innovative sustainable hybrid technology reduces the ship's fuel consumption and CO2 emissions by 20 percent.
The dcor features Scandinavian materials from nature, like granite, oak, birch and wool, to create a rich and comfortable environment. The stylish cabins are all outside cabins, of which 50% have private balconies, and aft suites feature private outdoor hot tubs with spectacular views.
One of the most eye-catching exterior design features is the two-level indoor/outdoor Observation Deck. It is an ideal place to view the scenery and watch for wildlife.
Ultramarine is the newest ship from Quark Expeditions. Built specifically for polar exploration, Ultramarine combines leading-edge technology and sustainability features with advanced safety systems to optimize the polar expedition experience.
The 199-guest Ultramarine is equipped with two twin-engine helicopters, 20 quick-launching Zodiacs, spacious suites, wellness amenities and numerous outdoor wildlife viewing spaces.
Ultramarine offers a robust portfolio of exciting off-ship activities, including heli-hiking, heli-landing, flightseeing, alpine kayaking, a Greenland camp experience, mountain biking, and an ice sheet experience.
Led by seasoned expedition teams, including scientists, naturalists and researchers, the onboard program focuses on guest interaction to educate and enrich the passenger experience.
Distinct and comfortable, refined and roomy - these attributes and more describe World Explorer from Quark Expeditions. Not only is it among Quark's fastest ships, but it is also one of the finest, with six tiers of deluxe accommodation.
World Explorer features two state-of-the-art Rolls Royce hybrid-electric engines, significantly reducing its environmental impact on the Polar Regions.
Each suite on the 172-guest expedition ship has either a private walk-out or French balcony for direct ocean views. World Explorer also delivers plenty of public areas to unwind in after a day outdoors, including the glass-domed Observation Lounge for quiet contemplation and full skyline views, the Explorer Lounge for a drink and a chat, and the library for more intimate relaxing and reading. Presentations and discussions are facilitated in a dedicated lecture theatre.
The health and wellness facilities onboard World Explorer include an outdoor track, a small gym, sauna, spa with changing rooms, showers and lockers. For more active adventures, guests can kayak, paddle board and even go camping.
Seabourn Pursuit is the second Seabourn expedition ship; its sister ship is Seabourn Venture. Slated to launch in 2023, Seabourn Pursuit is designed and built for diverse environments to PC6 Polar Class standards and include modern hardware and technology that will extend the ship's global deployment and capabilities.
The ship's innovative design is created specifically for the ultra-luxury expedition traveler and includes many features that have made Seabourn ships so successful.
Seabourn Pursuit will carry two custom-built submarines, providing an unforgettable view of the world beneath the oceans surface. The ship will also carry sea kayaks as well as 24 Zodiacs that can accommodate all onboard guests at once. A 26-person expert expedition team will be onboard to engage guests throughout each voyage.
While onboard, guests will enjoy inviting lounges, fine dining, a well-appointed spa, and luxurious all veranda, ocean-front suites.
Seabourn Venture, an ultra-luxury expedition ship, is designed and built for diverse environments to PC6 Polar Class standards and features modern hardware and technology that extends the ship's global deployment and capabilities. The ship's innovative design is created specifically for the ultra-luxury expedition traveler and includes many features that have made Seabourn ships so successful.
Seabourn Venture has two custom-built submarines carried onboard, providing an unforgettable view of the world beneath the oceans surface. The ship also carries a complement of double sea kayaks, mountain bikes and e-bikes as well as 24 Zodiacs that can accommodate all onboard guests at once.
Seabourn Venture's accommodations are all veranda ocean-front elegant suites.
Silversea's Silver Cloud is the most spacious and comfortable ice class vessel in expedition cruising. Her destination itineraries to the Arctic, Greenland, and Antarctica, along with her unparalleled service make her truly special. The intimate Silver Cloud has a guest capacity of 254 and a crew of 212 - one of the highest crew to guest and space to guest ratios in expedition cruising.
Relax in comfort in the luxurious suites - 80% of them feature a private veranda so watching a breaching whale or cavorting penguins has never been so personal. Indulge your senses in Silver Cloud's spacious public areas and tantalize your taste buds in her four superlative restaurants.
With 20 Zodiacs and 10 kayaks, explorations are almost limitless. Silver Cloud really does break the ice between expedition and luxury.
The 100-passenger Silver Origin is the first destination-specific ship built by Silversea. The environmentally conscious ship redefines experiential travel in the Galapagos. Never before have the islands been so superbly presented with a team of Ecuadorian national expert guides, the highest crew-to-guest ratio in the Galapagos, eight Zodiacs, and seamless hybrid spaces that offer an extraordinary voyage.
No aspect of Silver Origin has been left to chance with all-suite accommodations, Horizon Balconies, butler service, sophisticated interiors, an interactive basecamp, and Ecuadorian inspired cuisine.
From getting ready in the basecamp for a day of Zodiac exploration to cozying up with friends around the fire pit in the Explorer Lounge at the end of the day, Silver Origin offers immersion far beyond excursion.