Ocean Explorer

Polar Tracks Expeditions

Ocean Explorer


About the Ship

Ocean Explorer is a purpose-built expedition vessel, boasting state-of-the-art technology and an eye-catching X-BOW design, allowing for more gentle sea crossings, improved comfort and reduced emissions. Located at the bow is the two-story, light-filled library, which introduces a welcome airiness to the expedition ship.  

Accommodating an average of 138 passengers, Ocean Explorer features ample outdoor viewing areas and multi-height outer decks, which are ideal for long-view photography and wildlife viewing.

  • Passenger Capacity: 138
  • X-BOW design for stability
  • Two storey library
  • Solo occupancy cabins
  • Mud Room
  • Expedition Parka to keep
  • Rubber boots to borrow
  • Private dining room
  • Gym & Sauna
  • Outdoor Jacuzzi
  • Ice Class: 1A, PC6

Why We Like Ocean Explorer


    With increased demand for solo occupancy cabins, Ocean Explorer offers both a Studio Single with porthole and a Single Veranda with a walk-out balcony.


    This best-in-class build is especially designed to reduce emissions into the air and sea and promises lower energy consumption.


    Purpose built for polar exploration, Ocean Explorer boasts a two-storey polar library and Nordic interior design, as well as high observation decks for panoramic views.


    For those who can plan well ahead, an additional 10% off is offered for paying in full at the time of booking.

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