M/V Janssonius is one of the newest vessels in Antarctica. The ship exceeds the green requirements of the Polar Code. This Antarctic cruise ship has an ice rating of Polar Class 6 (equivalent to 1A-Super), the highest Polar Class notation for ice-strengthened vessels. This feature makes the Janssonius ideally suited for Antarctic exploration. Janssonius is a swift Antarctic cruise vessel, with a cruising speed of 15 knots.
The Nat Geo Orion is a stabilized, ice-class Antarctica expedition cruise ship with a crew of 65 and 53 cabins with capacity for 102 guests. Orion is 337 feet long and has a beam of 47 feet. This Antarctic cruise ship has an ice rating of 1A. LANDED can make arrangements for the cruise as well as air travel, touring, and accommodations in Chile and Argentina.
The National Geographic Explorer is an ice-class Antarctica expedition cruise ship with capacity for 148 guests in 81 cabins. Nat Geo Explorer is 367 feet long, with a beam of 52, and an ice rating of 1A. LANDED has a direct contract with the Nat Geo Explorer. We can also arrange air travel, touring, and accommodations in Chile and Argentina.
Refurbished in 2018, Silver Explorer is a luxury, all-suite Antarctic cruise ship with capacity for 144 passengers in 66 suites. This luxury Antarctica cruise vessel carries a crew of 118. With nearly one crew member for every guest, this vessel assures personalized service. With the highest ice-class notation the ship is ideally suited for Antarctic expediting.
Refurbished in 2017, Sea Spirit is an all-suite Antarctica expedition ship with capacity for 114 passengers in 54 suites. This antarctic expedition vessel carries a crew of 94.
Sea Spirit is 297 feet long, with a width (beam) of 50 feet, a draft to baseline of 14 feet, and a 1D ice rating. Sea Spirit has an average cruising speed of 14.5 knots.
Refurbished in 2017, Silver Cloud is a luxury, all-suite Antarctic cruise ship with capacity for 254 passengers in 127 suites. This luxury cruise vessel features a crew of 212 and the only Relais & Chateaux restaurant in Antarctica. Silvery Cloud has the highest space to guest and crew to guest ratios in expedition cruising.
MS Seaventure ideally suited for Antarctic voyages; the ship has a “1A Super” ice-class rating, the highest ice class awarded to passenger vessels. The Seaventure will begin cruising through Antarctica on November 2021.
Want to visit the Antarctic, but have limited time? Now, more than ever, you can tailor your trip to the Antarctic. You can take a flight to the Antartic and visit the region in as little as one day. Instead of crossing the Drake Passage from South America by ship—a voyage of approximately 50 hours—you can make the journey by plane, bypassing 500 miles of potentially rough sea.
MV Hebridean Sky is an all-suite expedition vessel well suited for Antarctic voyages. The ship has an ice-class 1C. Refurbished in 2005 and fully renovated in 2016, Hebridean Sky can accommodate up to 120 passengers on traditional cruises, or up to 75 passengers on air-cruises. Antarctic cruises are supported by 85 hotel, kitchen, and navigational crew members.
MV Ocean Adventurer is an ice-strengthened polar expedition ship. With 1A ice-class, the highest rating. The Ocean Adventurer is ideally suited for Antarctic voyages. Renovated in 2017, Ocean Adventurer won the Travel Weekly Magellan Award for Overall Small Cruise Ship. Ocean Adventurer has a maximum capacity of 128 guests, supported by a crew of 87.
MV Ocean Nova is an ice-strengthened polar expedition ship ideally suited for Antarctic voyages. Fully refurbished in 2006, the vessel has a maximum capacity of 67 passengers for their air-cuises, supported by a crew of 46.
With diesel engines of 2,000 horsepower, the Ocean Adventurer cruising speed is of 12 knots in open water.
MV Ortelius is an ice-strengthened polar expedition ship. With the highest ice-class notation (UL1 equivalent to 1A) the Ortelius ship is ideally suited for Antarctic expediting. The Ortelius has a maximum capacity of 108 guests, supported by a crew of 20, a 19-member hotel staff, a seven-member expedition team (an expedition leader and six guides / lecturers), and an onboard doctor.