CLASS: Xpedition Class
TONNAGE: 2,329 GT
LENGTH: 296 ft (90 m) m
TOTAL CREW: 68
OCCUPANCY: 96 passengers
The Celebrity Xpedition has set a standard for other holiday cruise liners. It provides passengers with untold luxury, unparalleled attentive service and a unique experience. This small cruise ship only carries 98 passengers, however what it lacks in size it certainly makes up for in every other area. It is designed for those passengers who want to experience an unprecedented holiday cruise, one that focuses not just on luxury cruise ship travel, but on exploration too.
The Celebrity Xpedition cruise ship solely sails to the glorious Galapagos Islands. The Galapagos Islands are situated approximately 1,000km from Ecuador. They are composed of 127 islands, islets and inhabited rocks. Although listed as a World Heritage site, they are more famously renowned because of Charles Darwin. He visited the islands in 1845, whilst sailing on the HMS Beagle. His theory of evolution was helped greatly by studying the wildlife here.
An amazing holiday cruise to this archipelago, gives you the opportunity to appreciate the diverse marine life that inhabit the Marine Reserve. This along with the incredible beauty of the fabulous flora and fauna on the islands. On board the cruise ship a specialist will talk you through the locations you are about to visit and give interesting in depth information. They will also accompany guests ashore. It will be an unforgettable holiday cruise, one that you will revisit and recount for many years to come.
There is an affable atmosphere aboard the Celebrity Xpedition cruise ship, due to its smaller size. This gives guests the opportunity to intermingle and get to know each of their fellow passengers on their holiday cruise. New found friendships are often formed, so this is as ideal a cruise for individuals travelling alone, as it is for couples or groups.
This cruise ship has many features, not least on the sunrise deck where you can appreciate the panoramic vistas. Here you can relax on a sun lounger or take a dip in the hot tub.
The aptly named Darwin’s Restaurant is the main dining room on board the Celebrity Xpedition, where you can sample the gourmet cuisine served. The Beagle Grill is a great alternative, if you have a penchant for a change of venue or simply fancy a burger.
The Discovery Lounge provides a laid back setting for a chat with fellow passengers, whereas the Blue Finch Bar is ideal for an aperitif or after dinner cocktails whilst on your holiday cruise. The Blue Finch Bar is located on the Panorama Deck and as the name suggests it offers spectacular views of the ocean. Enjoy a drink in here chatting to new found friends or just appreciating the vista. This is also the place to be of an evening to watch the sun setting over the horizon. If you want to see a show then the Beach Club provides spectacular entertainment of an evening on your holiday cruise.
For the most amazing and a somewhat unique holiday cruise, then book a holiday cruise aboard the Celebrity Xpedition today to explore the wondrous Galapagos Islands. Call us now, we have some fantastic discounts on holiday cruises aboard this luxurious cruise ship. Contact us on: 0203 7649592.
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All Suites & Staterooms feature:
- Two lower beds, convertible to Queen
- Dual voltage 110/220 AC
- Plentiful storage space in on-suite bathroom & wardrobe
- Flat screen TV’s with DVD players
- Direct-dial telephone
- Individual safe
- Thermostat-controlled air conditioning
- Private refrigerator
- Wi-Fi (available in public areas)
- MP3 docking station
- Room service (breakfast, lunch & dinner upon request)
- Luggage delivery at boarding
- Laundry services (additional charges apply)
- Duvet and pillow-top mattress
- Hair dryer
- Complimentary use of premium bathrobes
- Binoculars for use
In addition, all Suites feature:
- Private Veranda
- Leather Key holder
- Sparkling wine
- Daily fruit bread
- Daily hors d’oeuvres