Expedition yacht, HANSE EXPLORER travels between the two polar regions of the globe, available for charter in both. Built by Fassmer Werft for serious adventure, some would argue she is the toughest ship of her size in the world. She has explored some of the most remote places on earth in comfort and with ease. Accommodating 12 guests in 7 luxurious cabins with 14 crew to ensure every aspect of your charter is taken care of.
The Antarctic and the Arctic are two both enchanting but demanding (from a navigational perspective) areas to charter. Hanse Explorer not only complies with the highest international safety standard for professional navigation but is also fully certified with ice-class(has a reinforced hull). On top of the yacht's physical strength and capability she has an extremely experienced captain and crew, dedicated to ensuring your special voyage is safe and hassle free.
Hanse Explorer boasts all of the luxuries of a first class charter yacht including full temperature control and very effective anti rolling tank system for a smoother ride. All water and bathroom systems on board are state of the art, to be environmentally friendly as well as efficient.
December 2012 to March 2013: Antarctic Peninsula (south of South America)
April 2013: Atlantic Ocean
May to August 2013: Northern Europe, Norway, Arctic (Svalbard, Greenland, Canadian Arctic)
October / November 2013: South Pacific - French Polynesia
December 2013 to March 2014: Antarctic Peninsula and South America.
Hanse Explorer is also available for voyages whilst travelling in between the destinations outlined above
1 x Owner's Suite
6 x Guest Staterooms
Total Guests (sleeping): 12
* All 7 Staterooms may be configured for either Queen or Twin sleeping arrangements
The Owner's Suite is situated on the Upper Deck, consisting of a Stateroom with en suite and a large adjoining private lounge / study
The remaining 6 Guest Staterooms on the Main Deck are practically identical, apart from subtle differences in colour scheme
All Staterooms have private en suite facilities
2 x MK IV Zodiac tenders with Yamaha 4-stroke engines
2 x 2-person Aire Sea Tiger inflatable sea kayaks (18 feet)
Dive equipment for self-contained diving operations
Receive Hanse Explorer’s current location and availability.