A Peek Inside our Favorite Explora Journeys Cruises
Explora Journeys at a Glance
The Ocean State of Mind
The concept: Vibrant, cosmopolitan, relaxed European luxury at sea.
Instead of cruises, Explora Journeys creates journeys – of the mind, and across the world’s oceans. Visits to places on and off the beaten track.
On board: Spaces offering relaxed luxury, creating a home at sea. Restoring life’s essential balance with discovery and appreciation for well-being and nature.
The Journey Begins Summer of 2023
Impressive features of the EXPLORA I include:
- Guests per hosts ratio: 1.25: 1
- Three heated outdoor pools, including one adults-only, and one indoor pool with a retractable glass roof.
- 461 Oceanfront Suites. The suites start at 35 sqm (377 sq ft) with an average size of 42 sqm (453 sq ft), making them among the most spacious for the category. The homes at sea categories include the Ocean Terrace Suite, Ocean Grande Terrace Suite, Ocean Penthouse, Ocean Residences, and the Owner’s Residence. As well as multi-generation-friendly connecting suites.
- Complimentary WiFi
- 64 private cabanas
- 18 Restaurants, Bars, and Lounges
- Holistic wellness and fitness. Over 700 sqm (7,500 sq ft) of indoor and outdoor wellness facilities, and over 270 sqm (2,900 sq ft) of fitness facilities with the latest equipment
- Culinary School
- Curated Shopping Experiences
- EXPLORA I is home to the first Rolex Boutique at sea. A bespoke shopping experience on board EXPLORA I features the first-ever Rolex boutique on board a ship.
- The Nautilus Club is a dedicated space for children and teens. With the latest video games, VR consoles, foosball, pool tables, board games, and a digital library, there’s plenty to keep them entertained. Certified hosts oversee their safety and offer sports sessions, art activities, and more.
All Journeys include
- In-suite welcome bottle of champagne upon arrival
- A bottle of wine and a bottle of spirit of the guests’ choice upon arrival
- Authentic, cultured, and intuitive service from a team of hospitality experts
- Nine distinct culinary experiences, including in-suite dining
- Unlimited beverages, fine wines and premium spirits, specialty coffees, teas, and soft drinks available anytime, including in-suite mini-bar *
- Access to the Spa Thermal area
- Well-being and fitness programs on board and at the destinations
- All onboard gratuities
- Unlimited, high-speed Wi-Fi throughout the ship
- Shuttle services from port to city-center (where required/based upon availability)
Additional VIP inclusions apply to the Ocean Penthouse and Residence categories.
*For fine wine and spirits connoisseurs or those wishing to elevate their experience or celebrate a special occasion, an ultra-exquisite selection of wines, spirits, and liqueurs, will also be available for an additional fee. Please note that the complimentary wine and spirits selection is not available at Anthology restaurant.