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  • Janssonius

  • Janssonius

  • Janssonius

  • Janssonius

  • Janssonius

  • Janssonius

  • Janssonius

Janssonius: A Polar Class 6 ice-strengthened expedition vessel (estimated launch in 2021)

Days: 10-23 | From: $5,950/per person

The Janssonius (sister ship to the Hondius) is a Polar Class 6 vessel, meeting the latest and highest Lloyd’s Register demands for ice-strengthened cruise vessels. Janssonius also exceeds the requirements of the Polar Code as adopted by the International Maritime Organization (IMO), allowing you to enjoy the polar regions as much as possible while impacting them as little as possible. Upon completion (2021), Janssonius will be one of the most flexible, advanced, innovative ice-strengthened vessels in the polar regions. It is optimized for exploratory voyages that provide you the utmost first-hand contact with the Arctic and Antarctica.

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Vessel Information

Accommodations

Quadruple Porthole - 2 portholes, 2 upper & lower berths, small sofa
Triple Porthole - 2 portholes, 1 upper & 2 lower berths, small sofa
Twin Porthole - 2 portholes, 2 single beds, small sofa
Twin Window - 1 window, 2 single beds, small sofa
Twin Deluxe - 2 windows, 2 single beds, sofa
Superior - 2 windows, 1 double bed, sofa
Junior Suite - 1 double window, 1 double bed, desk and chair
Grand Suite with private balcony - 1 double window, 1 double bed, sofa, private balcony
Hondius Suite - 4 windows, 1 double bed, sofa, desk and chair


Vessel Specifications

Staff & Crew: 72
Guests: 174
Length: 353 feet (108 meters)
Breadth: 58 feet (17,6 meters)
Draft: 17 feet (5.3 meters)
Ice class: Polar Class 6 (equivalent 1A-Super)
Speed: 15 knots
Displacement: 5,590 tonnes
Propulsion: 2 x ABC main engines; total 4,200 kW

Itineraries & Pricing

Antarctica - Discovery & Learning Voyage (10 or 11 days)

Day 1
Embarkation in Ushuaia, Argentina

Days 2 & 3
Drake Passage

Days 4 – 8 (Subtract 1 day on shorter itinerary)
Antarctic Peninsula & South Shetland

Days 9 & 10
At Sea

Day 11
Disembarkation in Ushuaia, Argentina

Antarctica Whale Watching Discovery & Learning Voyage (14 days)

Day 1
Embarkation in Ushuaia, Argentina

Days 2 & 3
Drake Passage

Days 4 to 11
Antarctic Peninsula

Days 12 & 13
At Sea

Day 14
Disembarkation in Ushuaia, Argentina

Falklands, South Georgia & Antarctic Peninsula (20-23 days)

*Itinerary below is a sample 23 day itinerary

Day 1
Embarkation in Ushuaia, Argentina

Day 2
At Sea

Days 3 & 4
Falkland Islands

Days 5 & 6
At Sea

Days 7 to 10
South Georgia

Day 11
At Sea

Day 12
South Orkney

Day 13
Elephant Island

Days 14 to 20
Antarctic Peninusla / South Shetland

Days 21 & 22 (17 & 18 on shorter itinerary)
At Sea

Day 23
Disembarkation in Ushuaia, Argentina

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Displayed itineraries are just summaries. Our travel specialists will help you select the best cruise based on your interests, timing and budget.

Pricing

Pricing varies based on departure date, trip length, and cabin type. Listed pricing is per person, based on double occupancy (unless otherwise noted) and subject to change. Please contact us for current pricing and availability.

Included: All meals on board, guides & activities

Not included: International airfare, domestic airfare, gratuities, adventure activities such as sea kayaking or camping

Single Supplement: 70% (Twin or Superior cabin rate)

Child discount: 40% in Grand Suite, Superior, Triple, and Quadruple Cabins (1 child per cabin)

2021-2022 Season

Dates Itinerary Days Quadruple Porthole Triple Porthole Twin Porthole Twin Window Twin Deluxe Superior Junior Suite Grand Suite
Nov 5 – 25, 2021 Falklands, South Georgia & Antarctica 21 $12,600 $13,950 $15,200 $15,900 $16,900 $18,150 $19,250 $21,900
Nov 24 – Dec 14, 2021 Antarctica – Solar Eclipse 20 $16,400 $17,900 $19,800 $20,600 $22,100 $23,700 $25,400 $29,150
Dec 14 – 23, 2021 Antarctica 10 $6,650 $7,500 $8,150 $8,500 $9,050 $9,750 $10,400 $11,750
Dec 23, 2021 – Jan 4, 2022 Antarctica 13 $9,100 $10,200 $11,200 $11,650 $12,300 $13,100 $13,950 $15,750
Jan 4 – 14, 2022 Antarctica 11 $8,050 $9,100 $9,950 $10,400 $11,000 $11,900 $12,600 $14,450
Jan 14 – Feb 1, 2022 Falklands, South Georgia & Antarctica 19 $14,750 $16,650 $17,800 $18,500 $19,700 $21,250 $22,600 $25,700
Feb 1 – 11, 2022 Antarctica 11 $8,050 $9,100 $9,950 $10,400 $11,000 $11,900 $12,600 $14,450
Feb 11 – 21, 2022 Falklands, South Georgia & Antarctica 11 $8,050 $9,100 $9,950 $10,400 $11,000 $11,900 $12,600 $14,450
Feb 21 – Mar 15, 2022 Falklands, South Georgia & Antarctica 23 $15,200 $16,900 $18,400 $19,100 $20,400 $21,900 $23,200 $26,500
Mar 15 – 24, 2022 Antarctica Whale Watching 10 $5,950 $6,800 $7,250 $7,550 $8,050 $8,650 $9,150 $10,500

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