Explore new worlds

From 2017, our expedition ships will be sailing to the Amazon rainforest, Canada's Viking settlements and the world's longest fjord. New itineraries out now!

Crossing seas - South America, Africa and Europe

Imagine the lush, green Amazon heaving with wildlife or the sun-soaked shores of Brazil. From the hot, parced Sahara desert to the chilly Norwegian fjords, we sail in the wake of  great explorers such as Thor Heyerdahl - each voyage providing you with amazing experiences. 

Visit exotic destinations along the European coast, colourful South America or the cusp of Africa in magical Morocco. 

See all our Explorer crossings for 17/18.


Witness a continent like no other. Explore the most remote area in the world and leave footprints where no human has been before. With no permanent human inhabitants, Antarctica is home to millions of penguins, seals and spectacular whales. 

Travel in the wake of the great explorer Roald Amundsen with MS Fram, the ultimate explorer vessel. Or choose the larger MS Midnatsol, taking you to the Chilean fjords.

See all our cruises to Antarctica for 17/18.


Welcome to the land of contrasts! Colossal icebergs meet green mountains to create some stunning scenery. With 80 percent of the island covered in ice, you can enjoy impressive glaciers and enormous icebergs as well as lush, green mountains and beautiful flowers.

Travelling with us gives you the opportunity to meet local people and learn about their history and traditions. Come close to nature, wildlife and culture on one of our many exciting expeditions with either MS Fram or MS Spitsbergen – each taking you on amazing adventures in this beautiful northern landscape.

See all our cruises to Greenland for 17/18 


Explore the land of ice and fire, with glaciers and volcanoes side-by-side. This is the perfect destination for explorers searching for the unexpected. Enjoy hikes through lava fields, swim in natural hot spas and explore the wilderness, wildlife, history and settlements of this spectacular country.

Sail in the wake of the Vikings with our new ship MS Spitsbergen and witness the majestic glaciers, waterfalls, geysers and mountains. 

See all our cruises to Iceland for 17/18 


Spitsbergen offers a variety of unique wildlife and breathtaking landscapes that cannot be seen anywhere else in the world. Experience the Midnight Sun, meaning constant daylight, or enjoy a magical polar night with fascinating Northern Lights. Join amazing activities from a snowmobile safari, dogsledding and snowshoeing during winter - to boat trips, kayaking and Isfjord safaris in summer. If we are really lucky, we might just see the King of the Arctic: the Polar Bear!

Travel with MS Nordstjernen, MS Fram or MS Spitsbergen and explore the extraordinary Arctic landscape. Come with us on an Arctic adventure to the high north. 

See all our cruises to Spitsbergen for 17/18.

Please note some of our 2016 voyages have changed slightly for 2017/18 departures. Our ships may also be sailing different waters - MS Spitsbergen will be embarking on voyages in Canada, Greenland and Iceland after summer along the Norwegian coast in 2016.

Guests who have pre-registered for 2017/18 voyages will be sent an email from our Explorer Reservations Team with a 'hold option offer'.