Antarctic Explorer: Discovering the 7th Continent aboard the World Explorer
An incredible expedition journey to discover the 7th Continent
Discovering the 7th Continent
A 10-DAY LONG CRUISE
The Trip Highlights
Set foot on the great White Continent
Cross the infamous Drake Passage
Walk among the penguins
Spot seals and whales in their natural habitats
Your Polartours 'Plus' Experience
Learn from Polar experts
Experience the chill of a polar plunge
Your trip is 100% carbon offset
Expedition parka to take home
Experience an epic journey and a wildlife enthusiast's dream! Antarctica will enchant you with its breathtaking scenery, snow-capped peaks and immense icebergs. Conquer the infamous Drake Passage aboard your polar class ships to set foot on the 7th continent! Get to know the local wildlife: walk among the famous king penguins, watch whales and photograph thousands of seabirds. Create your own documentary of wildlife memories on this unique trip.
Your ship: World Explorer
Welcome aboard the World Explorer! Distinct and comfortable, refined and roomy—these attributes and more describe World Explorer. Every cabin has a private walk-out or French balcony for direct ocean views. World Explorer also delivers spacious public lounge spaces to unwind after a day outdoors, including the glass-domed Observation Lounge, the Explorer Lounge, and a dedicated presentation theater. Health and wellness facilities feature an outdoor walking track, a fitness center, and a spa, plus a sauna with a change room and shower.
For the active adventurers, add-ons include kayaking, camp … Read more about World Explorer
Open Bridge Policy
Food & Drinks
There is one dining room located on Deck 4 which offers three meals per day. While mealtimes may change due to landings and wildlife encounters, you’ll always be assured of excellent quality food during our time on World Explorer.
There is one seating for all passengers at breakfast, lunch, and dinner and the restaurant has an open seating policy that encourages passengers to mingle with like-minded Antarctic explorers and share their experiences.
An assortment of freshly baked cookies and/or pastries are offered each afternoon. There is also a selection of hot and cold snacks available in the lounge during cocktail hour, expedition activities permitting.
Breakfasts and lunches are normally served buffet-style, while dinners are served plated. À la carte meals are made at the time of your order, allowing the chefs to prepare each dish to your individual needs. Working in a small kitchen, the chefs are able to monitor and control the quality of food being served, ensuring you receive top-quality meals during the course of your expedition.