Get ready for the wonder of a Total Solar Eclipse at the bottom of the world with Marine Biologist Dan Olsen! You'll also set foot on the Antarctic continent, cruise by Zodiac to search for abundant wildlife, photograph amazing polar scenery, and mingle with the vast penguins colonies of South Georgia Island.
Launched in 2019, this purpose-built expedition vessel boasts a 1B ice class, environmentally sustainable hybrid technology, and state-of-the-art Rolls-Royce engines and generators for reduced fuel consumption and CO2 emissions. All ocean-view suites feature either a Juliet or a walk-out balcony, while public spaces include a spacious observation deck, a large lounge with panoramic skyline views, an intimate library, and a dedicated lecture theater. Health and wellness facilities feature an outdoor running track, small gym and spa, plus a heated outdoor swimming pool. The World Explorer carries a fleet of Zodiacs, paddleboards, and sea kayaks.