Explora Journeys has revealed that its first ship, Explora I, will depart for its maiden voyage on 17 July 2023.
The ship, which will sail from Southampton, will operate a 15-night Maiden Journey into Epic Fjords and the Arctic Circle voyage.
Ports of call will include Zeebrugge, Belgium, and Geiranger, Trondheim, Molde, Leknes, Brønnøysund, Flåm, Bergen and Stavanger, in Norway.
Explora I will also visit Denmark, with stops in Skagen and Copenhagen.
Explora Journeys ‘like no other’
Explora Journeys CEO Michael Ungerer said: “Our vision and purpose from day one has been to create a travel and ocean experience like no other and we are thrilled that our ground-breaking new class of ship, Explora I, will introduce guests during her maiden journey to some of the most breathtaking destinations in Northern Europe while enjoying the finest luxury hospitality at sea.
“Guests on board Explora I’s inaugural journey can look forward to immersing themselves in local cultures, both on and off the beaten path, as well as witnessing some of the world’s most astonishing natural wonders.
“Surprise treats will be revealed throughout their voyage such as thrilling experiences, thoughtful gifts and exciting guest artists that are all designed to inspire the discerning travellers’ desire to discover the world around them, meet new people, and reconnect with themselves.”