Explora Journeys

Explora Journeys is the newest, and most stylish, European lifestyle brand that is redefining ocean travel for the ultimate ocean experience. With the first of six luxury ships now sailing, and the second ship due for its maiden voyage in Autumn 2024, Explora Journeys is introducing a unique, all-inclusive luxury travel experience for those who want to explore differently and discover the ‘Ocean State of Mind’.

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Explora Journeys invites you to explore the world in unmatched luxury. Sail to breathtaking destinations across the world and enjoy our chic, superyacht-designed ships, equipped with the latest in environmental-supporting and marine technologies.

Explora Journeys will introduce a unique all-inclusive luxury travel experience for those who want to explore differently. Indulge in gourmet dining, luxurious suites, and curated shore excursions. Transform your travel experience, where each voyage is a unique, personalised adventure.

Why Travel with Explora Journeys?

Onboard, European elegance permeates every detail. The 461 suites, penthouses and residences – each with sweeping ocean views from their floor-to-ceiling windows and private sun terraces – offer guests comfortable homes at sea. Each suite is thoughtfully designed to stimulate the senses and reflect the brand’s philosophy of creating an ‘Ocean State of Mind’ owing to carefully considered elements such as natural light, colour, space, privacy, and connection with the sea,

Travel with Explora Journeys to experience a unique blend of luxury and exploration. Our cruises offer a serene, enriching escape designed to connect you with the sea, yourself, and like-minded travellers, including these unique highlights…

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Destinations & Tours

Key Destinations

European Capitals: Wander the cobbled streets of Europe’s historic cities, from the romance of Paris to the art of Florence.

Caribbean Paradises: Relax on the pristine beaches of Saint Barths and explore vibrant local cultures.

Hawaiian Escapes: Experience the natural beauty of Hawaii, from lush rainforests to cascading waterfalls.

Red Sea & Arabian Peninsula: Discover the rich history and vibrant markets of this fascinating region.

Discover your Home at Sea

From the outset, the ambition was to design ships which feel like a home at sea for our guests. ​Our ocean-front suites, penthouses and residences offer unrivalled space and privacy, unique in ocean travel. ​Our elegant Ocean Suites and Ocean Penthouses feature generous private terraces, sun lounges, floor-to-ceiling windows, walk-in wardrobes and heated bathroom floors. While Ocean Residences provide guests with vast terraces, their own private whirlpool and butler services by our Residence Hosts.

Enjoy intimate, inclusive Luxury

Every journey offers guests a unique selection of inclusive experiences, inspired by our understanding of what makes a luxurious vacation truly wonderful. ​ From thoughtful gestures, like the chilled bottle of champagne waiting for you in your suite and the complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi, to nine unforgettable dining experiences and access to Ocean Wellness. ​Your journey includes all this and everything else you would expect from the most uniquely luxurious experience at sea.

An original outdoor experience

featuring industry-leading outdoor public areas, connecting guests to the ocean. A generous outdoor deck offering more than 6,200 sqm) of spectacular sea views. Discover 3 heated outdoor pools, including one adults-only Helios Pool, an indoor Conservatory Pool, with the largest and only in category, retractable glass roof to enjoy in all weather conditions. In addition, there is one indoor Hydrotherapy Pool at The Spa, and two indoor and three outdoor whirlpools.

Embark on immersive Itineraries

Deep cultural experiences and overnight stays. Our thoughtfully curated journeys are inspired by our love of ocean travel and discovery. Always embarking and disembarking from celebrated easy-to-reach destinations, before departing to lesser-travelled spots, guests can enjoy 7-night journeys with an option to easily extend to 14 or 21 nights.​ We stay longer, or even overnight, at destinations, so guests can immerse fully in local cultures and sights through an enchanting array of curated Destination Experiences.

Dine in Culinary Excellence

Picture your favourite restaurant. Then project it onto the oceans of the world. This was the philosophy that inspired us to create a selection of unique dining experiences at sea.​ In our restaurants, the stars are not only our chefs but the local, sustainable produce they work with, coming together to celebrate global culinary talents and cultures. ​Guests can choose from a collection of 18 restaurants, bars and lounges offering Pan-Asian cuisine, a redefined European steakhouse experience, Mediterranean flavours, French-inspired international cuisine or one of the finest Italian restaurants at sea. Unusually, guests are free to experience each of our dining options whenever it suits them.

Rest & rejuvenate in the Wellness Retreat

Discover the state-of-the-art Spa and fitness centres for relaxation and rejuvenation, found over 350 sqm (3,750 sq ft) of indoor and outdoor fitness facilities designed in partnership with Technogym. Ocean Wellness is a unique wellbeing experience that draws on the ocean’s calming and revitalising influence. ​ The Spa, including Hydrotherapy pool, Finnish sauna, steam room, salt cave, experience shower, 11 treatment rooms, private spa suites with steam showers, and outdoor relaxation area. It offers a modern, calming space for guests to indulge in a collection of experiences and bespoke treatments, designed in partnership with renowned partner-brands (Aromatherapy Associates, Tides Wellness, Dr Levy Switzerland) brought to sea for the first time by our wellness experts. The In-suite fitness offering allows guests the opportunity to exercise in the comfort and privacy of their ocean-front suite, thanks to the Technogym Case Kit and the Technogym Bench in their suites, with virtual trainers available on TV also. Whichever form wellness takes, guests can let the pressures of life dissipate amidst a sensory journey to the Ocean State of Mind.

Special Offers

We regularly receive special offers and discounts from our travel partners.

For the latest offers and a bespoke quotation, speak to a Silver Travel Advisor on 0800 412 5678.

Ask an advisor

Speak to a Silver Travel Advisor for advice on where to go, what to do and how to choose your perfect holiday.

Alternatively you can contact our travel partner directly.

0 800 031 8935

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