It's a brave new world.

Expedition cruising is flourishing as the trend for adventure, connection and exploration rises amongst travellers and drives the need for new and interesting destinations across the globe.

Expedition ships account for almost one third of the orderbook with over 40 expedition newbuilds planned for delivery between 2019-2022 from 17 owners including luxury cruise lines building to meet consumer demand.

Dazzle cruisers with unforgettable experiences.

Expedition Cruising


Your Sector Itinerary:

Looking for a quick and comprehensive guide as to what's on for those interested in EXPEDITION cruising? 

Download our single-sheet sector itinerary so you don't miss out on any key sessions!

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A Voyage Like No Other

Despite the pandemic, three new expedition cruise lines launched in 2020.  

In addition to the 70 ships already in expedition cruising, newbuilds account for almost one third of the orderbook

17 owners, including luxury cruise lines, are building at a whirlwind pace to meet consumer demand.

Expedition Day

With expedition cruising rising fast up the list of most sought-after leisure travel pursuits, you can rely on Seatrade Cruise Global to bring you a fascinating program of seminar sessions designed to unlock this exciting sector.

This year we there will be more expedition content than ever before with an entire half-day dedicated to expedition cuising.

So get Thursday 28th April in the diary!

Here's a taster of the expedition sessions taking place in the Conference:

• An Insider’s Guide to Expedition Cruising

• Expedition CEO Panel

• Staffing and Crewing Challenges & Opportunities

• Hybrid Luxury – Expedition Cruising

Plus, don't miss the Expedition Cruising Networking Reception in the Networking Lounge, Thursday 28th April,12:30 - 1:15 PM.  

Expedition specialists to explore... including:

Get the Expedition Cruising Whitepaper!

Written by our Expedition Ambassador Liz Gammon, this paper delves into the rich history of expedition cruising, its uniquely resilient qualities as a sector, and its bright future. 

Learn the key facts and figures that make Expedition Cruising the fastest-growing sector in leisure travel.