A Maiden Journey Into Mare Nostrum

  • $7,980
  • $12,900


11 Nights | Mediterranean | Explora Journeys: Explora I | May 31, 2023

  • Explora I
  • Ship
  • Explora Journeys
  • Cruise Line
  • 11 Nights
  • Duration
  • Athens
  • Destination

Cruise Itinerary

Day 1: BarcelonaWed May 31, 2023 | Depart 9:00 PM
Day 2: At SeaThu Jun 1, 2023
Day 3: Saint-TropezFri Jun 2, 2023 | 7:00 AM To 10:00 PM
Day 4: Calvi (Corsica)Sat Jun 3, 2023 | 7:00 AM To 7:00 PM
Day 5: Rome (Civitavecchia)Sun Jun 4, 2023 | 8:00 AM To 7:00 PM
Day 6: At SeaMon Jun 5, 2023
Day 7: Fiskardo (Kefalonia)Tue Jun 6, 2023 | 8:00 AM To 6:00 PM
Day 8: At SeaWed Jun 7, 2023
Day 9: IstanbulThu Jun 8, 2023 | Arrive 12:00 PM
Day 10: IstanbulFri Jun 9, 2023 | Depart 11:00 PM
Day 11: At SeaSat Jun 10, 2023
Day 12: Athens (Piraeus)Sun Jun 11, 2023 | Arrive 7:00 AM

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Cruise Highlights

Designed in partnership with the world’s foremost superyacht and luxury hospitality designers, the innovative Explora I will seamlessly blend elegant Swiss precision with modern European craftsmanship. With 461 oceanfront suites and residences, guests will enjoy striking views at sea and in port from their floor to ceiling windows and personal private terrace. Suites will start at 35 square metres which is among the most spacious for the category in the industry.

Fourteen decks will provide ample indoor public space, maximising guest choice and seclusion. Generous outdoor decks will boast more than 2,500 square metres overlooking the sea, with 64 private cabanas across 3 outdoor pools. A fourth pool, with a retractable glass roof, will allow swimming and poolside relaxation in any weather. Combined with various indoor and outdoor whirlpool baths on the ship’s promenade deck, the ship was designed with water as a focal point to put guests in an ocean state of mind.

  • EXPLORA I, the first of four luxury best-in-class ships, will set sail in 2023
  • Nine distinct inclusive culinary experience – focused on healthy, delicious food from local sustainable source
  • Numerous lounging & entertainment options
  • Over 700 sq. m. (7,500 sq. ft.) of indoor and outdoor wellness facilities


You will have over 10 diverse culinary experiences to discover, including in-suite dining each distinct but everyone created to celebrate global cooking talents.

Bars & Lounges

All created with an appreciation for experiences, rituals, imaginative beverage creations, and curated sounds inspired by our Ocean State of Mind.


Two complete Card and Conference Rooms can be used for everything from bridge lectures and tournaments to corporate meetings to special events.

Onboard Activities

Art gallery, indoor pools, spa and whirlpools. An indoor pool with retractable glass roof will allow swimming and poolside relaxation in any weather.

Outdoor Activities

More than 2,500 square metres (26,909 square feet) of outdoor space delivering spectacular sea views, includes three swimming pools and 64 private cabanas


From treatment rooms to state-of-the-art fitness equipment, group workout classes to personal training appointments, tailor-made programs make keeping well while on holiday effortless and enjoyable.


  • Special Offer: Early Booking Benefit – Up to 10% Savings Off Cruise Fare in Select Suites on All Sailings. 300 Euro Per Couple Shipboard Credit - Not combinable with some promotions. Early Booking Bonus

Ship Facts

  • Maiden Voyage: 2023
  • Tonnage: 63, 900 GT
  • Suites / Staterooms: 461
  • Ship Length: 248 m
  • Bar & Lounges: 9
  • Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
  • Restaurants: 9
  • Outdoor Pools: 3
  • Fitness: Yes
  • Spa: Yes

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