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MV Ortelius

MV Ortelius is an ice-strengthened expedition ship with the highest ice class and is very suitable for expedition cruises in the Polar Regions.

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MV Ortelius

MV Ortelius is an ice-strengthened expedition ship with the highest ice class and is very suitable for navigation in the Polar Regions. She was built in Poland in 1989 to serve as a special purpose vessel for the Russian Academy of Science. MV Ortelius takes 108 passengers in 52 spacious cabins, all with private facilities, windows or portholes.
In your cabin you will find a desk with a chair and ample storage space for clothes and equipment. The quadruple cabins have two bunk beds and the triple cabins have two lower beds and a top bunk. All other cabins have lower beds. The superior cabins have a double bed, a seperate single bed and a separate living room with a sofa and TV.

In the ship’s dining room you are treated to delicious meals in between landings and from the large windows in the observation lounge you can enjoy the surrounding landscape. Here you also find the bar. Our knowledgeable guides hold interesting lectures on the area’s flora, fauna and history in the lecture room and in the observation lounge. Passengers are welcome on the bridge around the clock and there is always something to see or search for out on the ship’s spacious decks. There is a friendly and informal atmosphere on board MV Ortelius. Travelling with this small expedition ship offers a great focus on the destination and it's wildlife.

Accommodation

Ship Specifications


  • Passengers: 116 in 53 cabins

  • Staff & crew: 47

  • Length: 91.25 meters

  • Breadth: 17.61 meters

  • Draft: 5.8 meters

  • Ice class: UL1 (Equivalent to 1A)

  • Displacement: 4575 tonnes

  • Propulsion: 6 ZL 40/48 SULZER

  • Speed: 14.3 knots maximum



 


 

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Dates & Rates

  • Ortelius North Svalbard

    Dates
    • 13th Jun - 20th Jun 2022
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices per person from
    Superior Cabin
    6,250 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    5,500 EUR
    Twin Window
    5,200 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    4,800 EUR
    Quadruple Porthole
    3,450 EUR
  • Ortelius North Svalbard

    Dates
    • 20th Jun - 27th Jun 2022
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices per person from
    Superior Cabin
    6,250 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    5,500 EUR
    Twin Window
    5,200 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    4,800 EUR
    Quadruple Porthole
    3,450 EUR

    Free activities, such as kayaking, snowshoeing/hiking and photoworkshop

  • Ortelius North Svalbard

    Dates
    • 27th Jun - 4th Jul 2022
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices per person from
    Superior Cabin
    6,250 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    5,500 EUR
    Twin Window
    5,200 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    4,800 EUR
    Quadruple Porthole
    3,450 EUR

    Free activities, such as kayaking, snowshoeing/hiking and photoworkshop

  • Ortelius Diving & Snorkeling Svalbard

    Dates
    • 4th Jul - 13th Jul 2022
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices per person from
    Superior Cabin
    8,600 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    7,700 EUR
    Twin Window
    7,150 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    6,650 EUR
    Quadruple Porthole
    4,650 EUR
  • Ortelius Exploring Svalbard in Depth

    Dates
    • 4th Jul - 13th Jul 2022
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices per person from
    Superior Cabin
    8,600 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    7,700 EUR
    Twin Window
    7,150 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    6,650 EUR
    Quadruple Porthole
    4,650 EUR
  • Ortelius Exploring Svalbard in Depth

    Dates
    • 13th Jul - 22nd Jul 2022
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices per person from
    Superior Cabin
    8,600 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    7,700 EUR
    Twin Window
    7,150 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    6,650 EUR
    Quadruple Porthole
    4,650 EUR
  • Ortelius Exploring Svalbard in Depth

    Dates
    • 31st Jul - 9th Aug 2022
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices per person from
    Superior Cabin
    8,600 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    7,700 EUR
    Twin Window
    7,150 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    6,650 EUR
    Quadruple Porthole
    4,650 EUR
  • Ortelius Exploring Svalbard in Depth

    Dates
    • 9th Aug - 18th Aug 2022
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices per person from
    Superior Cabin
    8,600 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    7,700 EUR
    Twin Window
    7,150 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    6,650 EUR
    Quadruple Porthole
    4,650 EUR
  • Ortelius Exploring Svalbard in Depth

    Dates
    • 18th Aug - 27th Aug 2022
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices per person from
    Superior Cabin
    8,600 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    7,700 EUR
    Twin Window
    7,150 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    6,650 EUR
    Quadruple Porthole
    4,650 EUR
  • Ortelius Greenland & Svalbard

    Dates
    • 27th Aug - 9th Sep 2022
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Akureyri
    Prices per person from
    Superior Cabin
    10,950 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    9,800 EUR
    Twin Window
    9,300 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    8,450 EUR
    Quadruple Porthole
    6,050 EUR
  • Ortelius Scoresby Sund

    Dates
    • 9th Sep - 17th Sep 2022
    • Embark: Akureyri
    • Disembark: Akureyri
    Prices per person from
    Superior Cabin
    7,150 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    6,300 EUR
    Twin Window
    5,950 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    5,500 EUR
    Quadruple Porthole
    3,950 EUR
  • Ortelius Falkland Islands - South Georgia - Antarctic Peninsula

    Dates
    • 25th Oct - 14th Nov 2022
    • Embark: Puerto Madryn
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices per person from
    Superior Cabin
    16,150 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    15,000 EUR
    Twin Window
    14,150 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    13,550 EUR
    Quadruple Porthole
    11,150 EUR
  • Ortelius Antarctica Activity Cruise

    Dates
    • 24th Nov - 6th Dec 2022
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices per person from
    Superior Cabin
    11,000 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    10,350 EUR
    Twin Window
    9,800 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    9,350 EUR
    Quadruple Porthole
    7,600 EUR
  • Ortelius Falkland Islands - South Georgia - Antarctic Peninsula

    Dates
    • 17th Dec - 4th Jan 2023
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices per person from
    Superior Cabin
    17,750 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    16,600 EUR
    Twin Window
    15,600 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    14,950 EUR
    Quadruple Porthole
    12,200 EUR
  • Ortelius Ross Sea

    Dates
    • 14th Jan - 16th Feb 2023
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Bluff, New Zealand
    Prices per person from
    24,400 EUR
  • Ortelius Ross Sea

    Dates
    • 17th Feb - 20th Mar 2023
    • Embark: Bluff, New Zealand
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices per person from
    24,400 EUR
  • Ortelius Across the Antarctic Circle

    Dates
    • 20th Mar - 2nd Apr 2023
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices per person from
    Superior Cabin
    11,000 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    10,350 EUR
    Twin Window
    9,800 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    9,350 EUR
    Quadruple Porthole
    7,600 EUR
  • Ortelius Antarctica Diving & Snorkeling

    Dates
    • 20th Mar - 2nd Apr 2023
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices per person from
    Superior Cabin
    11,000 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    10,350 EUR
    Twin Window
    9,800 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    9,350 EUR
    Quadruple Porthole
    7,600 EUR
  • Ortelius North Svalbard

    Dates
    • 6th Jun - 13th Jun 2023
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices per person from
    Superior Cabin
    6,250 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    5,500 EUR
    Twin Window
    5,200 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    4,800 EUR
    Quadruple Porthole
    3,450 EUR
  • Ortelius North Svalbard

    Dates
    • 13th Jun - 20th Jun 2023
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices per person from
    Superior Cabin
    6,250 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    5,500 EUR
    Twin Window
    5,200 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    4,800 EUR
    Quadruple Porthole
    3,450 EUR

    Free activities, such as kayaking, snowshoeing/hiking and photoworkshop

  • Ortelius North Svalbard

    Dates
    • 20th Jun - 27th Jun 2023
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices per person from
    Superior Cabin
    6,250 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    5,500 EUR
    Twin Window
    5,200 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    4,800 EUR
    Quadruple Porthole
    3,450 EUR

    Free activities, such as kayaking, snowshoeing/hiking and photoworkshop

  • Ortelius North Svalbard

    Dates
    • 27th Jun - 4th Jul 2023
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices per person from
    Superior Cabin
    6,250 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    5,500 EUR
    Twin Window
    5,200 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    4,800 EUR
    Quadruple Porthole
    3,450 EUR
  • Ortelius Exploring Svalbard in Depth

    Dates
    • 4th Jul - 13th Jul 2023
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices per person from
    Superior Cabin
    8,600 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    7,700 EUR
    Twin Window
    7,150 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    6,650 EUR
    Quadruple Porthole
    4,650 EUR
  • Ortelius Exploring Svalbard in Depth

    Dates
    • 13th Jul - 22nd Jul 2023
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices per person from
    Superior Cabin
    8,600 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    7,700 EUR
    Twin Window
    7,150 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    6,650 EUR
    Quadruple Porthole
    4,650 EUR
  • Ortelius Exploring Svalbard in Depth

    Dates
    • 22nd Jul - 31st Jul 2023
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices per person from
    Superior Cabin
    8,600 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    7,700 EUR
    Twin Window
    7,150 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    6,650 EUR
    Quadruple Porthole
    4,650 EUR
  • Ortelius Exploring Svalbard in Depth

    Dates
    • 31st Jul - 9th Aug 2023
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices per person from
    Superior Cabin
    8,600 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    7,700 EUR
    Twin Window
    7,150 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    6,650 EUR
    Quadruple Porthole
    4,650 EUR
  • Ortelius Exploring Svalbard in Depth

    Dates
    • 9th Aug - 18th Aug 2023
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices per person from
    Superior Cabin
    8,600 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    7,700 EUR
    Twin Window
    7,150 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    6,650 EUR
    Quadruple Porthole
    4,650 EUR
  • Ortelius Exploring Svalbard in Depth

    Dates
    • 18th Aug - 27th Aug 2023
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices per person from
    Superior Cabin
    8,600 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    7,700 EUR
    Twin Window
    7,150 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    6,650 EUR
    Quadruple Porthole
    4,650 EUR
  • Ortelius Greenland & Svalbard

    Dates
    • 27th Aug - 9th Sep 2023
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Akureyri
    Prices per person from
    Superior Cabin
    10,950 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    9,800 EUR
    Twin Window
    9,300 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    8,450 EUR
    Quadruple Porthole
    6,050 EUR
  • Ortelius Falkland Islands - South Georgia - Antarctic Peninsula

    Dates
    • 21st Oct - 10th Nov 2023
    • Embark: Puerto Madryn
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices per person from
    Superior Cabin
    16,650 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    15,500 EUR
    Twin Window
    14,600 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    14,000 EUR
    Quadruple Porthole
    11,500 EUR
  • Ortelius Antarctic Peninsula Cruise

    Dates
    • 10th Nov - 20th Nov 2023
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices per person from
    Superior Cabin
    13,600 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    12,900 EUR
    Twin Window
    12,350 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    11,900 EUR
    Quadruple Porthole
    10,400 EUR

    Exploring the Weddell Sea in search of Emperor Penguins
    Incl. helicopter flights

  • Ortelius Antarctic Peninsula Cruise

    Dates
    • 10th Nov - 30th Nov 2023
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices per person from
    Superior Cabin
    13,600 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    12,900 EUR
    Twin Window
    12,350 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    11,900 EUR
    Quadruple Porthole
    10,400 EUR

    Exploring the Weddell Sea in search of Emperor Penguins
    Incl. helicopter flights

  • Ortelius Antarctica Activity Cruise

    Dates
    • 30th Nov - 12th Dec 2023
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices per person from
    Superior Cabin
    11,400 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    10,700 EUR
    Twin Window
    10,100 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    9,650 EUR
    Quadruple Porthole
    7,850 EUR
  • Ortelius Antarctica Activity Cruise

    Dates
    • 12th Dec - 24th Dec 2023
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices per person from
    Superior Cabin
    11,400 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    10,700 EUR
    Twin Window
    10,100 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    9,650 EUR
    Quadruple Porthole
    7,850 EUR
  • Ortelius Antarctica Activity Cruise

    Dates
    • 24th Dec - 5th Jan 2024
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices per person from
    Superior Cabin
    12,300 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    11,550 EUR
    Twin Window
    10,900 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    10,450 EUR
    Quadruple Porthole
    8,500 EUR
  • Ortelius Antarctic Peninsula Cruise

    Dates
    • 5th Jan - 15th Jan 2024
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices per person from
    Superior Cabin
    10,900 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    10,150 EUR
    Twin Window
    9,600 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    9,200 EUR
    Quadruple Porthole
    7,450 EUR
  • Ortelius Falkland Islands - South Georgia - Antarctic Peninsula

    Dates
    • 2nd Feb - 21st Feb 2024
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices per person from
    Superior Cabin
    19,550 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    18,150 EUR
    Twin Window
    17,100 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    16,350 EUR
    Quadruple Porthole
    13,550 EUR
  • Ortelius Antarctica Activity Cruise

    Dates
    • 4th Mar - 16th Mar 2024
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices per person from
    Superior Cabin
    11,400 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    10,700 EUR
    Twin Window
    10,100 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    9,650 EUR
    Quadruple Porthole
    7,850 EUR
  • Ortelius Across the Antarctic Circle

    Dates
    • 16th Mar - 29th Mar 2024
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices per person from
    Superior Cabin
    11,400 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    10,700 EUR
    Twin Window
    10,100 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    9,650 EUR
    Quadruple Porthole
    7,850 EUR
  • Ortelius Antarctica Diving & Snorkeling

    Dates
    • 16th Mar - 29th Mar 2024
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices per person from
    Superior Cabin
    11,400 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    10,700 EUR
    Twin Window
    10,100 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    9,650 EUR
    Quadruple Porthole
    7,850 EUR

    Diving activity: € 650 / $ 750 per person

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