• Magellan Explorer

  • Magellan Explorer

  • Magellan Explorer

  • Magellan Explorer

  • Magellan Explorer

  • Magellan Explorer

Magellan Explorer: A new & modern expedition vessel

Days: 6, 8, 10, & 17 | From: $4,995/per person

Magellan Explorer is a new and modern expedition vessel that launches in 2019. The ship features a glass-enclosed observation lounge and presentation room with state-of-the-art audio-visual equipment, a spacious and stylish dining room, a well-stocked bar, a library, a meeting room, a gym, a sauna, and a medical clinic. The forward-facing observation deck leads to the bow of the ship, which is accessible to guests to offer proximity to marine wildlife. The ship has a fleet of 10 Zodiac boats that are well suited for disembarking and wildlife watching.

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Vessel Information

Accommodations

Triple Suite (440 ft2) - 2 twin beds and 1 queen-size sofa bed, 2 private balconies with sitting area

Porthole Cabin (220 ft2) - 2 twin beds or 1 king-size bed

Veranda Cabin (220 ft2) - 2 twin beds or 1 king size bed, private balcony with sitting area

Deluxe Veranda Cabin (220 ft2) - 2 twin beds or 1 king-size bed, private balcony with sitting area

Penthouse Suite (330 ft2) - 2 twin beds or 1 king-size bed, private balcony with sitting area

Grand Suite (440 ft2) - 2 twin beds or 1 king-size sofa bed, 2 private balconies with sitting area

Single Cabin (220 ft2) - 1 king-size bed, private balcony with sitting area


Yacht Specifications

Staff & Crew: 60
Guests: 100 (73 for air-cruises)
Length: 298 feet (90.7 meters)
Breadth: 53 feet (16.2 meters)
Draft: 14 feet (4.3 meters)
Propulsion: 2x MAN main engines, total 3,440 kW
Ice Class: LR PC6
Cruising speed: 14 knots
Gross Tonnage: 4,900

Itineraries & Pricing

Classic Antarctica Air Cruise (8 days)

Day 1
Punta Arenas, Chile

Day 2
Fly Punta Arenas to Antarctica / Embarkation

Days 3 – 6
Antarctica Peninsula

Day 7
Fly Antarctica to Punta Arenas

Day 8
Punta Arenas

Antarctica Express Air Cruise (6 days)

Day 1
Ushuaia, Argentina

Day 2
Cape Horn & Drake Passage

Day 3
Drake Passage

Day 4
Drake Passage & Antarctica

Day 5
Fly Antarctica to Punta Arenas

Day 6
Punta Arenas

Polar-Circle Air Cruise (10 days)

Day 1
Punta Arenas, Chile

Day 2
Fly Punta Arenas to Antarctica / Embarkation

Days 3 – 8
Antarctica Peninsula & Polar Circle

Day 9
Fly Antarctica to Punta Arenas

Day 10
Punta Arenas

 

Antarctica & South Georgia Air-Cruise (16 days)

Day 1
Punta Arenas, Chile

Day 2
Fly Punta Arenas to Antarctica / Embarkation

Days 3 – 5
Antarctica Peninsula

Day 6
Elephant Island

Days 7 – 8
Sail to South Georgia

Days 9 – 11
South Georgia

Day 12-15
At Sea & Beagle Channel

Day 16
Disembarkation at Punta Arenas

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Displayed itineraries are just summaries. Our travel specialists will help you select the best cruise based on your interests, timing and budget.

Pricing

Pricing varies based on departure date, trip length, and cabin type. Listed pricing is per person, based on double occupancy (unless otherwise noted) and subject to change. Please contact us for current pricing and availability.

Included: All meals onboard, guides & activities

Not included: International airfare, domestic airfare, gratuities, adventure activities such as sea kayaking or camping

2022-2023 Season

Dates Itinerary Days Triple Suite Porthole Cabin Veranda Cabin Deluxe Veranda Cabin Penthouse Suite Grand Suite Single Cabin
Nov 17 – Dec 3, 2022 Antarctica & South Georgia 17 $14,395 $15,495 $18,695 $19,695 $23,495 $25,495 $25,495
Dec 1 – 8, 2022 Classic Air-Cruise 8 $13,495 $14,595 $17,595 $18,495 $21,995 $24,995 $24,995
Dec 6 – 13, 2022 Classic Air-Cruise 8 $13,495 $14,595 $17,595 $18,495 $21,995 $24,995 $24,995
Dec 11 – 18, 2022 Classic Air-Cruise 8 $13,495 $14,595 $17,595 $18,495 $21,995 $24,995 $24,995
Dec 16 – 13, 2022 Classic Air-Cruise 8 $13,495 $14,595 $17,595 $18,495 $21,995 $24,995 $24,995
Dec 21 – 28, 2022 Classic Air-Cruise 8 $14,995 $16,395 $19,495 $20,495 $24,795 $27,995 $27,995
Dec 26, 2022 – Jan 2, 2023 Classic Air-Cruise 8 $14,995 $16,395 $19,495 $20,495 $24,795 $27,995 $27,995
Dec 31, 2022 – Jan 7, 2023 Classic Air-Cruise 8 $14,995 $16,395 $19,495 $20,495 $24,795 $27,995 $27,995
Jan 11 – 16, 2023 Antarctica Express Air-Cruise 6 $4,995 $5,995 $6,295 $6,695 $7,795 $8,595 $8,595
Jan 14-21, 2023 Classic Air-Cruise 8 $14,795 $15,995 $18,995 $19,995 $23,995 $26,995 $26,995
Jan 19 – 26, 2023 Classic Air-Cruise 8 $14,795 $15,995 $18,995 $19,995 $23,995 $26,995 $26,995
Jan 24 – Feb 2, 2023 Polar Circle Air-Cruise 10 $18,995 $20,595 $23,995 $24,995 $29,995 $33,995 $33,995
Jan 31 – Feb 7, 2023 Classic Air-Cruise 8 $14,795 $15,995 $18,995 $19,995 $23,995 $26,995 $26,995
Feb 5 – 12, 2023 Classic Air-Cruise 8 $14,795 $15,995 $18,995 $19,995 $23,995 $26,995 $26,995
Feb 10 – 17, 2023 Classic Air-Cruise 8 $14,795 $15,995 $18,995 $19,995 $23,995 $26,995 $26,995
Feb 15 – 22, 2023 Classic Air-Cruise 8 $14,795 $15,995 $18,995 $19,995 $23,995 $26,995 $26,995
Feb 20 – 27, 2023 Classic Air-Cruise 8 $14,795 $15,995 $18,995 $19,995 $23,995 $26,995 $26,995
Feb 25 – Mar 4, 2023 Classic Air-Cruise 8 $13,495 $14,595 $17,595 $18,495 $21,995 $24,995 $24,995
Mar 2 – 9, 2023 Classic Air-Cruise 8 $13,495 $14,595 $17,595 $18,495 $21,995 $24,995 $24,995

Extras:
Hiking & Snowshoeing: $85 per person (not available on the express air-cruise)
Sea Kayaking: $895 per person (not available on the express air-cruise)

2023-2024 Season

Dates Itinerary Days Triple Suite Porthole Cabin Veranda Cabin Deluxe Veranda Cabin Penthouse Suite Grand Suite Single Cabin
Nov 17 – Dec 3, 2023 Antarctica & South Georgia 17 $14,995 $15,995 $19,495 $20,495 $24,495 $26,495 $26,495
De 1 – 8, 2023 Classic Air-Cruise 8 $13,995 $14,995 $18,395 $19,395 $22,795 $25,995 $25,995
Dec 6 – 13, 2023 Classic Air-Cruise 8 $13,995 $14,995 $18,395 $19,395 $22,795 $25,995 $25,995
Dec 11 – 18, 2023 Classic Air-Cruise 8 $13,995 $14,995 $18,395 $19,395 $22,795 $25,995 $25,995
Dec 16 – 23, 2023 Classic Air-Cruise 8 $13,995 $14,995 $18,395 $19,395 $22,795 $25,995 $25,995
Dec 21 – 28, 2023 Classic Air-Cruise 8 $15,995 $17,295 $20,995 $21,995 $25,795 $28,995 $28,995
Dec 26, 2023 – Jan 2, 2024 Classic Air-Cruise 8 $15,495 $16,795 $19,995 $21,595 $25,395 $27,995 $27,995
Dec 31, 2023 – Jan 7, 2024 Classic Air-Cruise 8 $15,995 $17,295 $20,995 $21,995 $25,795 $28,995 $28,995
Jan 11 – 16, 2024 Antarctica Express Air-Cruise 6 $5,995 $6,495 $6,995 $7,495 $8,595 $8,995 $8,995
Jan 14 – 21, 2024 Classic Air-Cruise 8 $15,495 $16,595 $19,795 $20,795 $24,995 $27,995 $27,995
Jan 19 – 26, 2024 Classic Air-Cruise 8 $15,495 $16,595 $19,795 $20,795 $24,995 $27,995 $27,995
Jan 24 – Feb 2, 2024 Polar Circle Air-Cruise 10 $19,995 $21,395 $24,995 $25,995 $29,995 $34,995 $34,995
Jan 31 – Feb 7, 2024 Classic Air-Cruise 8 $15,495 $16,595 $19,795 $20,795 $24,995 $27,995 $27,995
Feb 5 -12, 2024 Classic Air-Cruise 8 $15,495 $16,595 $19,795 $20,795 $24,995 $27,995 $27,995
Feb 10 – 17, 2024 Classic Air-Cruise 8 $15,495 $16,595 $19,795 $20,795 $24,995 $27,995 $27,995
Feb 15 – 22, 2024 Classic Air-Cruise 8 $15,495 $16,595 $19,795 $20,795 $24,995 $27,995 $27,995
Feb 20 – 27, 2024 Classic Air-Cruise 8 $15,495 $16,595 $19,795 $20,795 $24,995 $27,995 $27,995
Feb 25 – Mar 3, 2024 Classic Air-Cruise 8 $13,995 $15,295 $17,995 $19,395 $22,795 $25,995 $25,995
Mar 1 – 8, 2024 Classic Air-Cruise 8 $13,995 $15,295 $17,995 $19,395 $22,795 $25,995 $25,995

Extras:
Hiking & Snowshoeing: $85 per person (not available on the express air-cruise)
Sea Kayaking: $995 per person (not available on the express air-cruise)

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