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World Explorer

MS World Explorer cruise ship is a new build, specifically designed for operations in the polar regions (Arctic and Antarctica). The vessel is owned by Mystic Cruises and operated under charter by Nicko Cruises and Quark Expeditions.

The cruise ship World Explorer is an all-suite, all-balcony vessel with a total of 86 staterooms for 176 passengers (max capacity 200, max capacity 140 on polar cruises). The ship offers plenty of public areas, including a glass domed Observation Lounge, multipurpose Explorer Lounge, a library, lecture theatre and aft-located Dining Room Restaurant with floor-ceiling windows and an outdoor terrace for al fresco dining.

You can read more about the World Explorer on the Quark Expeditions website.

World Explorer
Entered Service 2018
Length 126 m / 413 ft
Speed 16 knots / 18 mph
Passenger capacity 200
Passenger decks 8
Crew 125
Language on board International
Medical Centre Yes