World Explorer

EXPEDITION-LUXURY (176 GUESTS)

Introduction to the World Explorer

Launching in 2019, the World Explorer is fully equipped to venture south to Antarctica. Taking 176 guests every cabin has either a private walk-out balcony or a Juliet balcony for direct ocean views as well as en-suite bathroom. There are plenty of public areas to relax after a day filled with excursions including the glass domed observation lounge, the explorer lounge and a dedicated lecture theatre where the educational program is conducted. There are health and wellness facilities featuring an outdoor running track, small gym, sauna and spa.

WORLD EXPLORER DATES AND PRICES

World Explorer Early Booking Offer:

Save 10% on selected World Explorer voyages. Offer excludes triple cabins. Valid on new bookings made by 31 October 2019.  Discount applies to voyage only. The promotion may change or be discontinued at any time.

Prices are in AU$ per person twin share (triple share in triple cabins)

Trip NameStart DateEnd DateDaysStarts / EndsTripleInfinity SuiteVeranda SuiteSuperior SuiteDeluxe SuiteOwner's Suite
Antarctic Explorer3 Nov 202014 Nov 202012Ushuaia$12,700$19,800$18,400$21,200$23,300$25,400
Early booking offer$12,700$16,830$15,640$18,020$19,805$21,590
Antarctic Explorer13 Nov 202024 Nov 202012Ushuaia$12,700$19,800$18,400$21,200$23,300$25,400
Early booking offer$12,700$16,830$15,640$18,020$19,805$21,590
Antarctic Explorer9 Dec 202019 Dec 202011Ushuaia$13,400$20,500$19,100$21,900$24,000$26,100
$13,400$17,425$16,235$18,615$20,400$22,185
Antarctic Explorer18 Dec 202028 Dec 202011Ushuaia$14,100$21,200$19,800$23,300$24,700$26,800
South Georgia and Antarctic Peninsula27 Dec 202011 Jan 202116Ushuaia$21,200$31,100$29,600$33,900$37,400$40,200
Antarctic Explorer10 Jan 202120 Jan 202111Ushuaia$13,400$20,500$19,100$21,900$24,00$26,100
Early Booking Offer$13,400$18,450$17,190$19,710$21,600$23,490
Antarctic Explorer28 Jan 20217 Feb 202111Ushuaia$13,400$20,500$19,100$21,900$24,000$26,100
Crossing the Antarctic Circle (Fly Cruise)18 Feb 202128 Feb 202111Punta Arenas$26,800$39,500$37,400$43,000$46,600$50,800
Early booking offer$26,800$35,550$33,660$38,700$41,940$45,720
Antarctic Express: Cruise26 Feb 20215 Mar 20218Punta Arenas$17,700$25,400$24,000$28,200$30,300$32,500
Crossing the Antarctic Circle (Fly Cruise)3 Mar 202113 Mar 202111Punta Arenas$26,800$39,500$37,400$43,000$46,600$50,800
Early booking offer$26,800$33,575$31,790$36,550$39,610$43,180

World Explorer Special Offer:

Save up to 25% on selected World Explorer voyages. Offer excludes triple cabins. Valid on new bookings made by 31 October 2019.  Discount applies to voyage only. The promotion may change or be discontinued at any time.

Prices are in AU$ per person twin share (triple share in triple cabins)

Antractic Cruise ItineraryStart DateEnd DateDaysStarts/EndsTripleInfinity SuiteVeranda SuiteSuperior SuiteDeluxe SuiteOwner's Suite
Antarctic Explorer03 Nov 1913 Nov 1911Ushuaia$12,000 $18,300 $18,300 $20,300 $21,200 $22,000
Antarctic Explorer07 Dec 1918 Dec 1912Ushuaia$14,100 $21,400 $21,400 $23,700 $24,700 $26,000
Special Offer$14,100$19,260$19,260$21,330$22,230$23,400
Antarctic Explorer17 Dec 1928 Dec 1912Ushuaia$14,100$21,400 $21,400 $23,700 $24,700 $26,000
Special Offer$14,100$19,260$19,260$21,330$22,230$23,400
South Georgia and Antarctic Peninsula27 Dec 1911 Jan 2016Ushuaia$19,800 $28,600 $28,600$31,700 $33,100 $34,400
Special Offer$19,800$25,740$25,740$28,530$29,790$30,960
Antarctic Express (Fly Cruise)9 Feb 2016 Feb 208Punta Arenas$15,300 $23,300 $23,300 $26,000 $27,100 $28,200
Antarctic Express (Fly Cruise)14 Feb 2021 Feb 208Punta Arenas$15,300 $23,300 $23,300 $26,000 $27,100 $28,200
Antarctic Express (Fly Cruise)19 Feb 2026 Feb 208Punta Arenas$15,300 $23,300 $23,300 $26,000 $27,100 $28,200
Falklands, South Georgia and Antarctica27 Feb 2017 Mar 2020Ushuaia$23,400 $34,000 $34,000 $37,600 $39,300 $40,900
Special Offer $23,400 $25,500$25,500$28,200$29,475$30,675
Antarctic Explorer16 Mar 2026 Mar 2011Ushuaia$12,000$18,300$18,300$20,300$21,200$22,000
Special Offer$12,000$13,725$13,725$15,225$15,900$16,500

WORLD EXPLORER OPTIONAL ACTIVITIES

Kayaking (AU$1,410)
Kayaking Antarctica

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 except 13 Nov 2019.

Camping (AU$420)
Camping Antarctica

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: 3 Nov 2019, 7 Dec 2019, 17 Dec 2019 and 10 Jan 2020.
3 Nov, 13 Nov 2020, 18 Dec 2020.

Stand Up Paddle Board (AU$420)
Stand Up Paddleboarding Antarctica

Part surfing, part paddling, paddle boarding is a total thrill for guests who want to experience Antarctica from this vantage point. Glide across the water past icebergs and wildlife. This is an incredibly unique way to see Antarctica.
Available on all voyages except 13 Nov 2019.

WORLD EXPLORER CABINS

Owners Suite World Explorer

The World Explorer’s Owner’s Suites are located on Decks 5 and 6, and approximately 33 sq. m in size, these cabins have one double or two single beds, and a 10 sq. m walk-out balcony with access from sitting room and bedroom. A separate sitting area with sofa, refrigerator, TV, state of the art “infotainment” system, and private bathroom with shower, his & hers sinks, and bathtub is also featured in each cabin.

Deluxe Suite World Explorer

The Deluxe Suites on the World Explorer are located Deck 5, and approximately 31 sq. m in size, these cabins have one double or two single beds, and a 10 sq. walk-out balcony with access from sitting room and bedroom. A separate sitting area with sofa, double closets, refrigerator, TV, state of the art “infotainment” system, and private bathroom with shower and double sinks is also featured in each cabin.

Superior Suite World Explorer

Superior Suites on the World Explorer are located on Decks 5 and 6, and approximately 26 sq. m in size, these cabins have one double or two single beds, and a 10 sq. m walk-out balcony with access from sitting room and bedroom. A separate sitting area with sofa, walk-in closet, refrigerator, TV, state of the art “infotainment” system, and private bathroom with shower.

Veranda Suite World Explorer

The Veranda Suites on the World Explorer are located on Decks 5 and 6, and approximately 20 sq. m in size, these cabins have one double or two single beds, and a 5 sq. m walk-out balcony. A sitting area with sofa, refrigerator, TV, state of the art “infotainment” system, and private bathroom with shower is also featured in each cabin.

Infinity Suite World Explorer

The Infinity Suite on the World Explorer is located on Decks 5 and 6, and approximately 25 square metres in size, these cabins have one double or two single beds, and a floor-to-ceiling glass Juliet balcony. A sitting area with sofa, refrigerator, TV, state of the art “infotainment” system, and private bathroom with shower is also featured in each cabin.

Triple Suite World Explorer

The Triple Cabins on the World Explorer are located on Deck 6, and approximately 22.5 sq. m in size, these cabins have one double or two single beds, and a 5 sq. m walk-out balcony. A separate combo sitting area/bedroom with a sofa bed and additional closet, refrigerator, TV, state of the art “infotainment” system, and private bathroom with shower is also featured in each cabin.

Deck Plan

Ship Details

Library
Lounge
Dining room
Lecture theatre
Observation decks
Reception
Gym
Spa
Heated outdoor pool
Medical Clinic
Elevator

Antarctica

World Explorer 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;

World Explorer 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 itinerary
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
Digital Voyage Log

World Explorer and Kayak

Staff and Crew: 125

Guests: 176

Dimensions: Length: 126m Breadth: 19m Draft: 4.7m

Speed: 16 knots maximum

Operator: Quark

Lifeboats: 2 Fully Enclosed

Ice Class: 1B

Propulsion: 2 x Rolls Royce 9,000 kw hybrid diesel/electric

We will tailor the perfect holiday to suit your needs.