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Luxuy Cruises With AE Expeditions

Founded in 1991, AE Expeditions, part of Aurora Expeditions, is one of the world’s leading cruise operators, offering an expansive collection of voyages with innovative itineraries that deliver intimate and personal experiences. Highlighting the luxury of experience, AE Expeditions go above and beyond to offer unique programmes and expeditions across the world, each designed to take you into the heart of the adventure.

With the revolutionary ULSTEIN X-BOW, AE Expeditions’ ships are designed for rugged and remote areas, offering amazing explorations with experienced experts for those who want to get up close with each region’s incredible landscapes. The cabins are beautifully appointed with a range of configurations and features which are designed to create your perfect respite while the state-of-the-art engines deliver reduced emissions and a smooth ride. Guests can embrace the impressive zodiac loading platforms and activities platform which allows for faster disembarkation from the ship, while the 270-360-degree views from the expansive observation decks provide the ultimate spot for taking in the majestic wildlife.

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AE Expeditions Ships

The Sylvia Earle

The Sylvia Earle

Certified 100% Climate Neutral, the Sylvia Earle is the newest addition to Aurora Expeditions. A purpose-built ship which can hold up to 132 expeditioners, this ship is able to access some of the most remote, unique and spectacular places on the planet.

The Greg Mortimer

The Greg Mortimer

The first passenger vessel to feature the revolutionary ULSTEIN X-BOW, the Greg Mortimer redefines expedition cruising. Accommodating an average of 132 expeditioners per voyage within 76 homely cabins, this ship also boasts inviting communal areas and unsurpassed environmental credentials.

Fleet Facilities with AE Expeditions

Food & Beverage

One of the most important parts of an expedition, onboard dining comes in the form of hearty meals and delicious afternoon teas cooked by the onboard chefs. Swap stories with your fellow travellers in the open seating dining area and enjoy in-depth conversations with the expedition team. With warm drinks and snacks available 24 hours a day and an informal Captain’s Welcome drinks reception with cocktail appetisers, and three-course meal with complimentary beverages, guests can look forward to something different during their journey with AE Expeditions.

Shore Excursions

Whether you’re searching for adventure at sea or on land, AE Expeditions promises something for every type of explorer. Encouraging you to make the most of every opportunity during your voyage, there is a large collection of optional activities and excursions (more adventure activities than any other polar expedition cruising company) each designed to bring you closer to your stunning surroundings. Try your hand at polar kayaking, snorkelling or snowshoeing, take to new heights with rock climbing or uncover an underwater world with a scuba diving experience.

 

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  • Enjoy memorable wildlife viewing in the Antarctic Sound
  • Marvel at majestic icebergs and expanses of sea ice
  • Spend more time off the ship with multiple excursions per day alongside highly acclaimed expedition specialists
  • With just 132 passengers on board, each and every guest can delve into the surreal destinations and join every excursion
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The Greg Mortimer
Wild Antarctica

Wild Antarctica

calendar_month15 Nights
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  • Enjoy a true sense of Arctic adventure exploring Svalbard and Greenland, with lots of time to explore off the ship
  • Search for a variety of unique Arctic wildlife such as arctic foxes, reindeer, polar bears and whales, including the elusive narwhal
  • Take part in thrilling activities including kayaking in Arctic waters and snowmobiling on a glacier
  • See Iceland’s most famous attractions, spending time in Reykjavik, touring the Golden Circle and soaking in the therapeutic waters of the Blue Lagoon
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Jewels of the Arctic

Jewels of the Arctic

calendar_month17 Nights from 21-Aug-2024
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  • Spend three weeks exploring Antarctica, including time in South Georgia and the Falkland Islands
  • Access areas other ships can’t reach on a small expedition ship, with plenty of time on land on Zodiac outings
  • Learn from highly acclaimed expedition specialists in onboard lectures
  • Visit a traditional Argentinean estancia for a taste of gaucho life
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The Sylvia Earle
Falklands, South Georgia and the Antarctic Peninsula

Falklands, South Georgia and the Antarctic Peninsula

calendar_month23 Nights from 24-Oct-2024
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