World Explorer

LUXURY (176 GUESTS)

Introduction

The World Explorer is a brand new ship, built 2018, and is fully equipped to venture into the waters of 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.

Antarctic Peninsula

DATES AND PRICES

Special Offer:
Save from 10-25% on World Explorer voyages. Offer excludes triple cabins and voyages departing on 17 Dec 2019 and 27 Dec 2019. Valid on new bookings made by 1 October 2018.  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
Early Booking Price $12,000$13,725$13,725$15,225$15,900$16,500
Antarctic Explorer07 Dec 1918 Dec 1912Ushuaia$14,100 $21,400 $21,400 $23,700 $24,700 $26,000
Early Booking Price $14,100 $18,190 $18,190 $20,145 $20,995 $22,100
Antarctic Explorer17 Dec 1928 Dec 1912Ushuaia$14,100$21,400 $21,400 $23,700 $24,700 $26,000
South Georgia and Antarctic Peninsula27 Dec 1911 Jan 2016Ushuaia$19,800 $28,600 $28,600$31,700 $33,100 $34,400
Antarctic Explorer10 Jan 2020 Jan 2011Ushuaia$12,700 $19,200 $19,200 $21,400 $22,300 $23,300
Early Booking Price $12,700 $17,280 $17,280 $19,260 $20,070 $20,970
Antarctic Express (Fly Cruise)9 Feb 2016 Feb 208Punta Arenas$15,300 $23,300 $23,300 $26,000 $27,100 $28,200
Early Booking Price $15,300 $20,970 $20,970 $23,400 $24,390 $25,380
Antarctic Express (Fly Cruise)14 Feb 2021 Feb 208Punta Arenas$15,300 $23,300 $23,300 $26,000 $27,100 $28,200
Early Booking Price $15,300 $20,970 $20,970 $23,400 $24,390 $25,380
Antarctic Express (Fly Cruise)19 Feb 2026 Feb 208Punta Arenas$15,300 $23,300 $23,300 $26,000 $27,100 $28,200
Early Booking Price $15,300 $19,805 $19,805 $22,100 $23,035 $23,970
Falklands, South Georgia and Antarctica27 Feb 2017 Mar 2020Ushuaia$23,400 $34,000 $34,000 $37,600 $39,300 $40,900
Early Booking Price $23,400 $25,500 $25,500 $28,200 $29,475 $30,675

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

Kayaking
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. Additional Cost: AU$1410

Camping
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. Additional Cost: AU$420

Stand Up Paddle Boarding
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. Additional cost: AU$320

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

Cruise ItineraryStart DateEnd DateDaysStart/EndTripleInfinity SuiteVeranda SuiteSuperior SuiteDeluxe SuiteOwner's Suite   
Falklands, South Georgia and Antarctica16 Dec 184 Jan 1920UshuaiaRequestRequestRequestRequestRequestRequest
Antarctic Explorer3 Jan 1913 Jan 1911Ushuaia$11,200$16,700$17,300$18,900$19,700$20,600
Offer Price$15,030$15,750
Antarctic Explorer12 Jan 1922 Jan 1911Ushuaia$11,200$16,700$17,300$18,900$19,700$20,600
Antarctic Express11 Feb 1921 Feb 1911Punta Arenas$20,900$31,000$32,100$35,000$36,300$38,000
Offer Price$26,350$27,285
Antarctic Express19 Feb 1926 Feb 198Punta Arenas$13,100$19,600$20,500$22,300$23,200$24,300
Antarctic Express24 Feb 193 Mar 198Punta Arenas$13,100$19,600$20,500$22,300$23,200$24,300
Offer Price$16,660$17,425
Antarctic Explorer4 Mar 1915 Mar 1912UshuaiaCharteredCharteredCharteredCharteredCharteredChartered
Falklands, South Georgia and Antarctica14 Mar 192 Apr 1920UshuaiaCharteredCharteredCharteredCharteredCharteredChartered

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

Kayaking
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 16 Dec 2018. Additional Cost: AU$1310

Camping
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 Jan 2019 and 12 Jan 2019. Additional Cost: AU$390

Stand Up Paddle Boarding
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 16 Dec 2018. Additional cost: AU$300

2019-20 VOYAGES

For more information on the voyages we offer, call 1300 668 112 or email contact@antarcticatravelcentre.com.au

2018-19 VOYAGES

For more information on the voyages we offer, call 1300 668 112 or email contact@antarcticatravelcentre.com.au

Cabins

Owners Suite World Explorer

The 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 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 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 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 is 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.

Triple Suite World Explorer

The Triple Cabins 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 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
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.
We will tailor the perfect holiday to suit your needs.