Explora Journeys

Explora Journeys

Newly launched in 2023 and designed for the next generation of discerning luxury travellers Explora Journeys is a non-traditional luxury cruise concept by MSC Group. Forget early arrivals and structured dining schedules. The relaxed, European approach to cruising ensures travellers have ample time to reconnect with what matters most.


Why Explora Journeys?

Explora Journeys is dedicated to redefining luxury cruises and elevating them into extraordinary ocean journeys. They go above and beyond to ensure that every aspect of your travel experience is impeccable, with meticulous attention to detail and a focus on providing the luxurious amenities and services that you would find in the worlds best hotels.

Explora Journeys Welcomes EXPLORA I

EXPLORA I set sail in August 2023 and is the first of six luxury best-in-class ships. Curated with the world’s foremost superyacht and luxury hospitality designers, guests can expect home-like comforts on board this innovative ship. There’s a perfect blend of intimate and vibrant spaces, with 461 ocean-front suites, penthouses and even residences that will leave guests feeling closer to the sea. With floor-to-ceiling windows and your personal, private terraces, there is no finer way to travel.

Latest offers from Explora Journeys

Enjoy exclusive offers on select journeys!

What You Will Find On Explora Journeys

Homes at Sea
Bars and Lounges
Built to dissipate the pressures of daily life, The Spa is where guests can enjoy relaxation, treatments and rituals such as facials, massages and wellness areas with features. Facilities include a sauna and steam room, hydrotherapy pool, heated marble lounges and more.
Revitalise yourself in places around the ship that embodies power each designed to motivate, manage stress and improve quality of life. From a fitness centre and studio to a sports court and outdoor fitness deck. Partnered with Technogym each area is equipped with brand-new, state-of-the-art equipment.
The Beauty Studio is a place to enhance your outer beauty and confidence. Focusing on hair and hand treatments, the studio caters to all beauty needs in one space, ranging from manicures and hand treatments to rejuvenating hair treatments and a barber’s corner.
A whole range of activities to enhance each journey include homing in on photographic skills in the Explora Lounge during a photography class which focuses on mastering the skills required to capture a fiery sunset or joining resident artists to share their passion of music through a melodic master class.
Whether you’re sailing alone, or accompanied by others, Explora Journeys’ experiences will provide unforgettable moments to be savoured, inspired by each itinerary. Jive to a New Orleans jazz cabaret as part of a Caribbean journey or let go in a Parisian jazz club experience with French martinis and canapes whilst sailing through France.
Explora Journeys offer a variety of excursions that provide an opportunity to explore each destination in depth, learn about local cultures and discover natural wonders. These excursions are led by knowledgeable and experienced guides, and can be customised to meet the needs and interests of each traveller.

Homes at Sea

Enhancing guests’ connection with the ocean, all 461 of EXPLORA I’s ocean-front suites, penthouses and residences feature spacious terraces and floor-to-ceiling windows to maximise natural lighting and calming ocean views.

Inspired by European elegance, suites have been created with comfort, simplicity, unrivalled space and privacy in mind offering a real ‘Home at Sea’. Everything is taken care of from the moment guests arrive with luggage delivered and a chilled bottle of champagne on arrival.

What's Included with Explora Journeys

In-suite Beverages
Unlimited Beverages
Complimentary Wi-Fi
Intuitive Service
Access to the spa thermal area
Fitness and Wellbeing

In-suite Beverages

Upon arrival enjoy a bottle of welcome champagne, a bottle of wine and a spirit of choice in your suite.

Meet the fleet

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