Stats: 48.01 metres, Fassmer, 2006, 12 guests and 18 crew
Highlights: Following a multimillion-dollar refit, ice-classed superyacht Hanse Explorer's brand new facilities will help guests make the most of their time on board. An exciting addition is the new top deck, complete with a saltwater hot tub, a cocktail area with Bose sound systems and cabana-style Bali beds for sleeping under the stars on warm nights. Other highlights include a sauna and a toybox stocked with kayaks, paddleboards and scuba diving equipment.
Location: Over the next year Hanse Explorer will be departing on a tour of the Southern Hemisphere, picking up winter charters in Antarctica until February 2022 before heading to the South Pacific from April to October, exploring as far as the Marquesas, Cook and Society Islands. All itineraries will be tailor-made to charter guests, with each expedition guided by a team of experts with local knowledge. From wildlife watching in Antarctica to swimming in pristine lagoons in French Polynesia, Hanse Explorer’s itinerary will offer exceptional experiences for those who join on her adventures.
Charter rate: Hanse Explorer is available for charter with EYOS, with 2022 charters starting from €175,000 per week. For 2022 charters that start or finish at King George Island, Antarctica, a delivery fee of €10,000 applies.