Ocean Diamond

EXPEDITION (189 GUESTS)

Introduction to the Ocean Diamond

The Ocean Diamond is a modern and stable expedition ship. She carries a maximum of 189 passengers, and with two stabilizers and an ice-strengthened hull consequently making this outstanding vessel ideal for Antarctic expeditions. In addition to this the Ocean Diamond has 101 elegantly designed cabins and suites, all with exterior views and expansive common spaces, a club lounge and a spacious restaurant. The Ocean Diamond also offers numerous adventure options, e.g. Camping, Kayaking & Paddle-boarding. After a full day of exploration, a seat in the panoramic observation lounge offers the chance to reflect on the day’s experiences.

OCEAN DIAMOND DATES AND PRICES

OCEAN DIAMOND 2021-22 DATES AND PRICES

Ocean Diamond Offers

Special offers are available on selected voyages. Please contact our friendly sales team to find out the details.

Prices are in US$ per person based on twin share or triple share (except for single cabins).

VoyageStart DateEnd DateDaysStarts / EndsTripleSingle PortholeSingle Obst. ViewTwin Obst. ViewTwin WindowSuiteBalcony Suite
Solar Eclipse 2021: Antarctica, South Georgia and Falklands25 Nov 202114 Dec 202120Ushuaia$16,995$29,995$29,995$24,495$25,995$27,995$28,995
South Georgia and Antarctic Peninsula13 Dec 202128 Dec 202116Ushuaia$13,495$23,995$23,995$19,495$20,495$22,495$22,995
Crossing the Circle via Falklands and South Georgia27 Dec 202118 Jan 202223Ushuaia$19,495$34,495$34,495$27,995$29,495$31,995$33,495
Antarctic Explorer17 Jan 202227 Jan 202211Ushuaia$8,995$15,495$15,495$12,495$13,495$14,495$14,995
Antarctic Explorer13 Feb 202223 Feb 202211Ushuaia$8,995$15,495$15,495$12,495$13,495$14,495$14,995
Crossing the Antarctic Circle22 Feb 20227 Mar 202214Ushuaia$10,495$18,495$18,495$14,995$15,995$16,995$17,995
Antarctic Explorer6 Mar 202216 Mar 202211Ushuaia$7,995$13,995$13,995$11,495$12,495$12,995$13,495

OCEAN DIAMOND 2022-23 DATES AND PRICES

Ocean Diamond Early Booking Offer

Save up to 15% on selected voyages. These early booking offers are available for bookings made before 30 September 2021. Please contact our sales team for prices and to find out details.

 

Ocean Diamond Pay in Full Offer and save up to 10%

Offer valid for new bookings on selected voyages made before 30 September 2021 for Antarctic departures between October 2022 and March 2023 on select voyages.
Guests will receive 10% additional savings on the voyage fare only after other combinable promotions are applied and if full payment is received within 30 days of confirmation.

Prices are in US$ per person based on twin share or triple share (except for single cabins). Click on cruise name to view full itinerary.

VoyageStart DateEnd DateDaysStarts / EndsTripleSingle PortholeSingle Obst. ViewTwin Obst. ViewTwin WindowSuiteBalcony Suite
South Georgia and Antarctic Peninsula5 Dec 202220 Dec 202216Ushuaia$11,795$20,395$20,395$16,895$17,395$19,895$20,995
Crossing the Circle via Falklands and South Georgia19 Dec 202210 Jan 202323Ushuaia$21,995$38,795$38,795$31,695$33,195$38,295$39,795
Falklands, South Georgia and Antarctica27 Jan 202315 Feb 202320Ushuaia$17,895$31,195$31,195$25,495$26,595$30,595$31,695
Crossing the Antarctic Circle14 Feb 202327 Feb 202314Ushuaia$11,295$19,895$19,895$16,395$17,395$19,395$20,395
Antarctic Explorer26 Feb 20238 Mar 202311Ushuaia$8,695$15,295$15,295$12,795$13,295$14,795$15,895
Antarctic Explorer7 Mar 202317 Mar 202311Ushuaia$8,695$15,295$15,295$12,795$13,295$14,795$15,895

OCEAN DIAMOND CRUISES

For more information on the voyages we offer, call 1300 784 794 or email contact@antarcticatravelcentre.com.au

Ocean Diamond Optional Activities

Paddling Adventure, Quark

Paddling (US$295)

Sign up for a guided, one-time, one-hour paddle on our sit-on-top kayaks. Stable and unencumbered, they are perfect for anyone with little to no kayaking experience.
Available on all voyages.

Kayaking Antarctica

Kayaking (US$995)

Explore the shores of Antarctica onboard a kayak. Glide past ice formations, penguin colonies and marine wildlife. You will be in groups of up to 12 with an experienced kayak guide who will take you to interesting locations, many that can only able to be reached by kayaks.
Available on all voyages.

Camping Antarctica

Camping (US$295)

Experience complete silence and 24 hours of daylight camping on Antarctica. The ship is equipped with all the equipment all you need to bring along is a sense of adventure. This activity is subject to weather conditions.
Available on voyages:
4 Nov, 13 Nov, 30 Nov 2020, 9 Dec, 18 Dec 2020, 8 Jan 2021.
19 Dec 2021.

Ocean Diamond Cabins

Ocean Diamond Balcony-Suite

The Balcony Suites are approximately 30 square metres in size, including the balcony, this suite has one double bed or two twin beds, and a full-size window with a sliding glass door that leads to a private deck with chairs. Located on the Observation Deck, this suite has a private bathroom with bathtub and shower. A refrigerator, TV, and DVD player are included in each cabin.

The Suites are approximately 37 square metres in size, these suites have one double bed or two twin beds, and two picture windows. Located on the Main Deck, these suites have a separate sitting area with sofas, two easy chairs, a small table, and a private bathroom with bathtub and shower. A refrigerator, TV, and DVD player are included in each cabin.

Ocean Diamond Twin Window Deck-4

The Twin Window cabins are between 17 and 19 square metres in size, these cabins have one double bed or two twin beds, and a picture window. Located on the Upper, Main and Captain’s Decks, these cabins have a private bathroom with bathtub and shower. A refrigerator, TV, and DVD player are included in each cabin.

Ocean Diamond Twin-Window-Deck-6

The Twin Obstructed View cabins have approximately 19 square metres in size, these cabins have one double bed or two twin beds, and a picture window (the view is obstructed). Located on the Captain’s Deck, these cabins have a private bathroom with bathtub and shower. A refrigerator, TV, and DVD player are included in each cabin.

Ocean Diamond Cabin Single Obstructed View

The Single Obstructed View cabins are approximately 19 square metres in size, these cabins have one double bed, and a picture window (the view is obstructed by the lifeboats). Located on the Captain’s Deck these cabins have a private bathroom with bathtub and shower. A refrigerator, TV, and DVD player are included in each cabin.

Ocean Diamond Cabin Single Porthole

The Single Porthole Cabins are approximately 19 square metres in size, these cabins have one double bed and two portholes. Located on the Lower Deck, these cabins have a private bathroom with shower. A refrigerator, TV, and DVD player are included in each cabin.

Ocean Diamond Triple Cabin

Approximately 19 square metres in size, this cabin has a two twin beds and an upper bed, and two portholes (Note: cabin 332 has three lower beds). Located on the Lower Deck, these cabins have a private bathroom with bathtub and
shower. A refrigerator, TV, and DVD player are included in each cabin.

Deck Plan

deck-plan

Ship Details

Lounge area and Cafe
Lecture Theatre
Observation Decks
Dining Area
Medical Clinic
Elevator
Library
Gift Shop
Reception

Ocean Diamond itineraries that disembark from Ushuaia include:
1 night accommodation in Ushuaia on day 1 of the itinerary
Group transfer to the ship on day of embarkation;
Group transfer to airport or central location upon disembarkation in Ushuaia;

Ocean Diamond itineraries that begin in Punta Arenas include:
1 night accommodation in Punta Arenas on day one of the itinerary
Group transfer to the airport for flight to King George Island
Flights from Punta Arenas to King George Island
Group transfer to accommodation on second last day of the itineary
1 night accommodation on last night of the itinerary

All voyages include:
Rubber boots to borrow for shore landings for the time of the cruise
Expedition parka to keep
Zodiac Excursions and hikes
Presentations and lectures
Digital Voyage Log
All meals onboard
Water, soft drink, juice, tea and coffee
House beer and wine is served with dinner and is complimentary (all other alcoholic beverages will be charged to your account)
Eco friendly reusable water bottle

Ocean Adventurer Passenger

Guests: 189
Staff and Crew: 144
Lifeboats: 2 Fully Enclosed
Dimensions: Length: 124m Breadth: 16m Draft: 4.9m
Propulsion: 2x Wichmann Engines, 7375 horsepower
Speed: 15.5 knots maximum
Built: 1974 (rebuilt 1986, refurbished 2012)
Ice Class: 1D
Operator: Quark Expeditions

We will tailor the perfect holiday to suit your needs.