Cruise Operator
Updated: May 27

Explora I

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EXPLORA I, the first of six luxury best-in-class ships, will set sail in 2023

MS Fridtjof Nansen

A state-of-the-art expedition ship and built in 2020, she is named after the famous Norwegian explorer, scientist, and humanitarian, Fridtjof Nansen.

S/V Rembrandt van Rijn

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S/V Rembrandt Van Rijn was originally built as a herring lugger. The vessel was rebuilt as a three-masted passenger sailing schooner in The Netherlands in 1994.


Quark Expeditions
The newest ship in our fleet, Ultramarine was designed to go beyond the familiar in polar exploration, to discover new places, and immerse you in the best the region has to offer.

World Explorer

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Distinct and comfortable, refined and roomy—these attributes and more describe World Explorer

MS Roald Amundsen

MS Roald Amundsen offers a unique and immersive experience for those seeking adventure and exploration in some of the most breathtaking and untouched parts of the world.

M/V Hondius

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Hondius is the world’s first-registered Polar Class 6 passenger vessel, making her among the most structurally fortified and technologically advanced polar cruise ships on the seas.

Ocean Adventurer

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The Ocean Adventurer is a comfortable vessel with spacious cabins, which all have private bathroom facilities and exterior views. Designed to carry travelers in comfort to the most remote corners of the world.

M/V Janssonius

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Janssonius is meeting the latest and highest Lloyd’s Register standards for ice-strengthened cruise ships. Surpassing the requirements of the Polar Code adopted by the International Maritime Organization (IMO)

M/V Plancius

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Plancius was built in 1976 as an oceanographic research vessel for the Royal Dutch Navy and was named Hr. Ms. Tydeman. The ship sailed for the Dutch Navy until June 2004 when it was purchased by Oceanwide Expeditions.