A million loyal travelers have spoken — Vantage is their travel partner of choice. That’s why we’re excited to bring you more enriching and enlightening experiences in 2021 with Vantage Cruise Lines’ brand-new, 5-star, ocean-going ship: ms Ocean Explorer. For those who believe there can never be a true synergy between luxury travel and expedition cruising, we’re defying expectations. Fine dining, white-glove service, spa amenities and services await on board — along with adventures like wildlife viewing in small groups, biking, kayaking and paddleboarding offshore. No matter which destination appeals to you — Southeast Asia, the Suez Canal, glittering Dubai and other UAE jewels, and beyond — your dream journey is within reach, on the newest and best ship at the best value. With our convenient back-to-back options, you can put two or three cruises together for the ultimate adventure.

Just imagine: The sky’s the limit with our soaring multilevel observation lounge and lobby. Every surface gleams and the excitement of the inaugural season is palpable. Lounge beside the swimming pool, catch a flick on the outdoor movie screen, or be enraptured during nightly curated entertainment. Your Concierge will cater to your every need, both pre-trip and on board. We’re all about choice, so you’ll have the most number of stateroom and suite options. Most accommodations have full walk-out balconies for the ultimate panoramic views, and you’ll get up close and personal with each destination, enhanced by the expertise of your local Cruise Director or Adventure Leader. So go ahead, grab your camera. Grab your passport. And get ready for the trip of a lifetime.

Here’s what else awaits:
  • Eight stateroom configurations, most of which have full walk-out balconies, for the most flexible style of travel — plus unique TriLuxe Suites with rooms that can be adjoined
  • Multiple opportunities for daily gourmet and regional dining
  • All beer and wine included with lunch and dinner
  • Healthy living options, including: onboard spa, swimming pool, and gymnasium
  • Onboard boutique
  • Small passenger-to-crew ratio
  • Separate, intimate space for all of your group’s private dining needs (available upon request)
  • Onboard fully staffed medical center
  • Rolls-Royce stabilizer system and the latest eco-friendly technology for “green” sailing
  • Adventurous activities: Plenty of equipment onboard for active and adventurous sports like biking, kayaking and paddle-boarding
  • Onboard entertainment, including: fascinating lectures, nightly curated performances, and an outdoor movie screen
  • Dedicated onboard Concierge, Cruise Director, and Entertainment Director
ms Ocean Explorer Deck Plan


East Asia Adventure: Malaysia, Sri Lanka & Beyond On this diverse itinerary, you’ll travel from the “Lion City” (Singapore) to the “Maximum City” (Mumbai, India), immersing yourself in a dizzying collection of cultures along the way.

Essential Asia: Hong Kong to Singapore Adventure Cruise

Traveling between two of Asia’s most dazzling metropolises — Hong Kong and Singapore — you’ll experience a thrilling assortment of destinations that will leave even the most seasoned travelers impressed.

Mumbai to Dubai: Across the Arabian Sea Traverse the Arabian Sea on an eclectic voyage that showcases everything from India’s energy to Dubai’s opulence. You’ll travel from dynamic destination to another on this journey — including Porbandar, Muscat, Doha, and more — delving into everything from urban gems to undulating dunes.


Catalonia, Spain, and the Portuguese Coast: A Cruise Around Iberia Iberia — all at once iconic and intriguing — beckons on this new cruise that presents the diverse cultures and traditions of Spain and Portugal.

Lisbon to London: A Northern Coastal Odyssey From Moorish palaces to Buckingham Palace, embark on a small-group ocean cruise unveiling the coastal gems between Lisbon and London. This luxurious foray introduces the picturesque ports and small towns belying big wonders, including Porto with its UNESCO-listed historic center and signature wine.

Path of the Vikings: Scandinavia & the Kiel Canal Enigmatic, stylish, historical, and yet always futuristic, Scandinavia seduces with epic Viking lore, royal flourishes, Hans Christian Andersen charm, and a gastronomy scene that is simply unrivaled.

Royal Scandinavian Shores: From Denmark to Sweden History lovers, rejoice — you can sail the same paths as the storied Hanseatic League on our brand-new expedition fleet and discover the Baltic territories that dominated maritime trade for hundreds of years.

The Beauty of the British Isles Smoky whiskeys . . . prehistoric settlements . . . the distinctive tone of bagpipes . . . the rich, rolling fields of the Scottish Highlands . . . all of this — and more — awaits you on our newest and most luxurious trip to the United Kingdom and British Isles.

Middle East

Dubai, Oman & the Red Sea: A Luxury Arabian Odyssey Ask someone who has been there: The Emirates will dazzle you. With one foot in the mists of its Arabian past and one planted firmly in the future, this region is unlike any other.

Eastern Mediterranean Crossing: Israel, Greece, and the Suez Canal It connects continents and trade routes, but now the Suez Canal — another engineering feat in Egypt’s long lineage — connects you to two of the Mediterranean’s most enviable destinations: Greece and Israel.

The Mediterranean

Mediterranean Delights: Greece, Italy, France, Monaco, and Spain From the world’s smallest country to the towering giants of Europe, this glamorous cruise will usher you to Greece, Italy, France, Spain, and to Monaco’s hedonistic shores. Channel your inner James Bond in Monte Carlo, let Gaudí’s architecture transport you in Barcelona, taste the origins of pizza in Naples, and more.

Interested in something else? Peruse our Travel Planner and you’ll get the latest and greatest information about each trip, along with early access to departure details.

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