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Plancius

An ice-strengthened vessel ideal for polar expedition cruises in the Arctic and Antarctica with an educational and exploratory travel programme, spending as much time ashore as possible.

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Plancius

History - M/v Plancius was built in 1976 as an oceanographic research vessel for the Royal Dutch Navy and was named Hr. Ms. Tydeman. The ship sailed for the Dutch Navy until June 2004. The vessel was completely rebuilt as a 116-passenger vessel in 2009 and complies with the latest SOLAS-regulations (Safety Of Life At Sea). M/v Plancius is classed by Lloyd’s Register in London and flies the Dutch flag.

MV Plancius accommodates 116 passengers in 53 passenger cabins with private toilet and shower.
Comfort and character - The vessel offers a restaurant/lecture room and a spacious observation lounge (with bar) with large windows, offering full panorama view. M/v Plancius has large open deck spaces, giving excellent opportunities to enjoy the scenery and wildlife. M/v Plancius is comfortable and nicely decorated, but is not a luxury vessel. Our voyages in the Arctic and Antarctic regions are and will still be primarily defined by an exploratory educational travel programme, spending as much time ashore as possible. This vessel will fully meet our demands to achieve this. The vessel is ice-strengthened and was specially built for oceanographic voyages.

Accommodation

  • Superior Cabin

    The cabin provides you with:

    - 2 windows (2 cabins have 3 windows)
    - 1 double bed
    - 1 sofa bed
    - Private shower & toilet
    - Desk & chair
    - Flatscreen TV
    - Telephone and Internet connection
    - Refrigerator
    - Coffee & tea maker
    - Hairdryer and ample storage space.

    Prices from
    Superior Cabin
    6,250 EUR
  • Twin Deluxe

    The cabin provides you with:

    - 2 windows
    - 2 lower berths
    - Private shower & toilet
    - Desk & chair
    - Flatscreen TV
    - Telephone and internet connection
    - Hairdryer
    - Ample storage space

    These cabins are corner cabins and are slightly more spacious than the normal twin cabins window / porthole cabins.

    Prices from
    Twin Deluxe
    5,500 EUR
  • Twin Window

    The cabin provides you with:

    - 1 window
    - 2 lower berths
    - Private shower & toilet
    - Desk & chair
    - Flatscreen TV
    - Telephone and internet connection
    - Hairdryer
    - Ample storage space

    Prices from
    Twin Window
    5,200 EUR
  • Twin Porthole

    The cabin provides you with:

    - 1 porthole
    - 2 lower berths
    - Private shower & toilet
    - Desk & chair
    - Flatscreen TV
    - Telephone and internet connection
    - Hair dryer
    - Ample storage space

    Prices from
    Twin Porthole
    4,800 EUR
  • Triple Porthole

    Same as the Quadruple Porthole, but with 3 berths.

    The cabin provides you with:
    - 1 porthole
    - 1 upper berth & 2 lower berths
    - Private shower & toilet
    - Desk & chair
    - Flatscreen TV
    - Telephone and internet connection
    - Hairdryer
    - Ample storage space

    This cabin is suitable for families traveling with children, or passengers who do not require a twin or more luxurious cabin.

    Prices from
    Triple Porthole
    5,050 EUR
  • Quadruple Porthole

    Same at the Triple Porthole, but with 4 berths.

    The cabin provides you with:

    - 1 porthole
    - 2 upper & lower berths
    - Private shower & toilet
    - Desk & chair
    - Flatscreen TV
    - Telephone and internet connection
    - Hairdryer
    - Ample storage space

    This cabin is suitable for families traveling with children, or passengers who do not require a twin or more luxurious cabin.

    Prices from
    Quadruple cabin
    3,450 EUR

Ship Specifications


  • Passengers: 116 in 53 cabins

  • Staff & crew: 45

  • Length: 89 meters (293 feet)

  • Breadth: 14,5 meters (47 feet)

  • Draft: 5 meters (16 feet)

  • Ice class: 1D (Plancius has a Lloyds class notation 100A1 Passenger ship, Ice Class 1D at a draught of 5 meters.)

  • Displacement: 3434 tonnes

  • Propulsion: 3x Diesel-Electric

  • Speed: 10 - 12 knots maximum


 


 

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Dates & Rates

  • Plancius Falkland Islands - South Georgia - Antarctic Peninsula

    Dates
    • 17th Jan - 4th Feb 2021
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices from
    Superior Cabin
    17,900 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    16,600 EUR
    Twin Window
    15,550 EUR
    Quadruple cabin
    12,400 EUR
  • Plancius Cruising the Antarctic Peninsula

    Dates
    • 4th Feb - 14th Feb 2021
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices from
    Superior Cabin
    9,950 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    9,300 EUR
    Twin Window
    8,750 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    8,400 EUR
    Quadruple cabin
    6,800 EUR
  • Plancius Across the Antarctic Circle

    Dates
    • 14th Feb - 25th Feb 2021
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices from
    Superior Cabin
    9,950 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    9,300 EUR
    Twin Window
    8,750 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    8,400 EUR
    Quadruple cabin
    6,800 EUR
  • Plancius Cruising the Antarctic Peninsula

    Dates
    • 19th Mar - 31st Mar 2021
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices from
    Superior Cabin
    9,950 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    9,300 EUR
    Twin Window
    8,750 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    8,400 EUR
    Quadruple cabin
    6,800 EUR
  • Plancius North Spitsbergen

    Dates
    • 11th Jun - 18th Jun 2021
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices from
    Superior Cabin
    6,250 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    5,500 EUR
    Twin Window
    5,200 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    4,800 EUR
    Quadruple cabin
    3,450 EUR
  • Plancius North Spitsbergen

    Dates
    • 18th Jun - 25th Jun 2021
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices from
    Superior Cabin
    6,250 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    5,500 EUR
    Twin Window
    5,200 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    4,800 EUR
    Quadruple cabin
    3,450 EUR
  • Plancius North Spitsbergen

    Dates
    • 25th Jun - 2nd Jul 2021
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices from
    Superior Cabin
    6,250 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    5,500 EUR
    Twin Window
    5,200 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    4,800 EUR
    Quadruple cabin
    3,450 EUR
  • Plancius Exploring Svalbard

    Dates
    • 2nd Jul - 11th Jul 2021
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices from
    Superior Cabin
    8,350 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    7,450 EUR
    Twin Window
    6,950 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    6,450 EUR
    Quadruple cabin
    4,500 EUR
  • Plancius Exploring Svalbard

    Dates
    • 20th Jul - 29th Jul 2021
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices from
    Superior Cabin
    8,350 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    7,450 EUR
    Twin Window
    6,950 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    6,450 EUR
    Quadruple cabin
    4,500 EUR
  • Plancius Exploring Svalbard

    Dates
    • 29th Jul - 7th Aug 2021
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices from
    Superior Cabin
    8,350 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    7,450 EUR
    Twin Window
    6,950 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    6,450 EUR
    Quadruple cabin
    4,500 EUR
  • Plancius Exploring Svalbard

    Dates
    • 16th Aug - 25th Aug 2021
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices from
    Superior Cabin
    8,350 EUR
    Twin Window
    6,950 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    6,450 EUR
    Quadruple cabin
    4,500 EUR
  • Plancius Greenland & Svalbard

    Dates
    • 25th Aug - 7th Sep 2021
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Akureyri
    Prices from
    Superior Cabin
    10,700 EUR
    Twin Window
    9,000 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    8,200 EUR
    Quadruple cabin
    5,850 EUR
  • Plancius Antarctica Diving & Snorkeling

    Dates
    • 22nd Oct - 11th Nov 2021
    • Embark: Stanley
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices from
    Superior Cabin
    23,550 USD
    Twin Deluxe
    21,550 USD
    Twin Window
    19,995 USD
    Twin Porthole
    18,995 USD
    Triple Porthole
    17,550 USD
    Quadruple cabin
    15,550 USD

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  • Plancius Antarctica Activity Cruise

    Dates
    • 11th Nov - 23rd Nov 2021
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices from
    Superior Cabin
    10,800 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    10,150 EUR
    Twin Window
    9,600 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    9,150 EUR
    Quadruple cabin
    7,450 EUR
  • Plancius Solar Eclipse Antarctica

    Dates
    • 23rd Nov - 12th Dec 2021
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices from
    Superior Cabin
    19,250 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    17,950 EUR
    Twin Window
    16,750 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    16,100 EUR
    Triple Porthole
    14,550 EUR
    Quadruple cabin
    13,350 EUR

    SPECIAL: Solar Eclipse including South Georgia & Falklands

  • Plancius Cruising the Antarctic Peninsula

    Dates
    • 12th Dec - 22nd Dec 2021
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices from
    Superior Cabin
    9,400 EUR
    Twin Window
    8,250 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    7,900 EUR
  • Plancius Antarctica Activity Cruise

    Dates
    • 22nd Dec - 3rd Jan 2022
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices from
    Superior Cabin
    11,500 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    10,800 EUR
    Twin Window
    10,200 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    9,800 EUR
    Quadruple cabin
    7,950 EUR
  • Plancius Antarctica Activity Cruise

    Dates
    • 3rd Jan - 15th Jan 2022
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices from
    Superior Cabin
    11,500 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    10,800 EUR
    Twin Window
    10,200 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    9,800 EUR
    Quadruple cabin
    7,950 EUR
  • Plancius Falkland Islands - South Georgia - Antarctic Peninsula

    Dates
    • 15th Jan - 3rd Feb 2022
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices from
    Superior Cabin
    19,650 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    18,250 EUR
    Twin Window
    17,100 EUR
    Quadruple cabin
    13,600 EUR
  • Plancius Antarctica Diving & Snorkeling

    Dates
    • 3rd Feb - 13th Feb 2022
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices from
    Superior Cabin
    10,350 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    9,650 EUR
    Twin Window
    9,100 EUR
    Quadruple cabin
    7,050 EUR
  • Plancius Cruising the Antarctic Peninsula

    Dates
    • 3rd Feb - 13th Feb 2022
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices from
    Superior Cabin
    10,350 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    9,650 EUR
    Twin Window
    9,100 EUR
    Quadruple cabin
    7,050 EUR
  • Plancius Antarctica Diving & Snorkeling

    Dates
    • 13th Feb - 24th Feb 2022
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices from
    Superior Cabin
    10,350 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    9,650 EUR
    Twin Window
    9,100 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    8,700 EUR
    Quadruple cabin
    7,050 EUR

    Across the Antarctic Polar Circle

  • Plancius Across the Antarctic Circle

    Dates
    • 13th Feb - 24th Feb 2022
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices from
    Superior Cabin
    10,350 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    9,650 EUR
    Twin Window
    9,100 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    8,700 EUR
    Quadruple cabin
    7,050 EUR
  • Plancius Antarctica Activity Cruise

    Dates
    • 24th Feb - 8th Mar 2022
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices from
    Superior Cabin
    10,800 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    10,150 EUR
    Twin Window
    9,600 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    9,150 EUR
    Quadruple cabin
    7,450 EUR
  • Plancius Antarctica Activity Cruise

    Dates
    • 8th Mar - 20th Mar 2022
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices from
    Superior Cabin
    10,800 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    10,150 EUR
    Twin Window
    9,600 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    9,150 EUR
    Quadruple cabin
    7,450 EUR
  • Plancius Antarctica Diving & Snorkeling

    Dates
    • 20th Mar - 31st Mar 2022
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices from
    Superior Cabin
    9,150 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    8,600 EUR
    Twin Window
    8,150 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    7,750 EUR
    Quadruple cabin
    6,300 EUR
  • Plancius Cruising the Antarctic Peninsula

    Dates
    • 20th Mar - 31st Mar 2022
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices from
    Superior Cabin
    9,150 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    8,600 EUR
    Twin Window
    8,150 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    7,750 EUR
    Quadruple cabin
    6,300 EUR
  • Plancius North Spitsbergen

    Dates
    • 1st Jun - 8th Jun 2022
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices from
    Superior Cabin
    6,250 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    5,500 EUR
    Twin Window
    5,200 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    4,800 EUR
    Quadruple cabin
    3,450 EUR
  • Plancius North Spitsbergen

    Dates
    • 8th Jun - 15th Jun 2022
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices from
    Superior Cabin
    6,250 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    5,500 EUR
    Twin Window
    5,200 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    4,800 EUR
    Quadruple cabin
    3,450 EUR
  • Plancius North Spitsbergen

    Dates
    • 15th Jun - 22nd Jun 2022
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices from
    Superior Cabin
    6,250 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    5,500 EUR
    Twin Window
    5,200 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    4,800 EUR
    Quadruple cabin
    3,450 EUR
  • Plancius North Spitsbergen

    Dates
    • 22nd Jun - 29th Jun 2022
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices from
    Superior Cabin
    6,250 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    5,500 EUR
    Twin Window
    5,200 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    4,800 EUR
    Quadruple cabin
    3,450 EUR
  • Plancius North Spitsbergen

    Dates
    • 29th Jun - 6th Jul 2022
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices from
    Superior Cabin
    6,250 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    5,500 EUR
    Twin Window
    5,200 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    4,800 EUR
    Quadruple cabin
    3,450 EUR
  • Plancius Exploring Svalbard

    Dates
    • 6th Jul - 15th Jul 2022
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices from
    Superior Cabin
    8,600 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    7,700 EUR
    Twin Window
    7,150 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    6,650 EUR
    Quadruple cabin
    4,650 EUR
  • Plancius Exploring Svalbard

    Dates
    • 15th Jul - 24th Jul 2022
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices from
    Superior Cabin
    8,600 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    7,700 EUR
    Twin Window
    7,150 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    6,650 EUR
    Quadruple cabin
    4,650 EUR
  • Plancius Exploring Svalbard

    Dates
    • 24th Jul - 2nd Aug 2022
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices from
    Superior Cabin
    8,600 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    7,700 EUR
    Twin Window
    7,150 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    6,650 EUR
    Quadruple cabin
    4,650 EUR
  • Plancius Exploring Svalbard

    Dates
    • 2nd Aug - 11th Aug 2022
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices from
    Superior Cabin
    8,600 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    7,700 EUR
    Twin Window
    7,150 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    6,650 EUR
    Quadruple cabin
    4,650 EUR
  • Plancius Exploring Svalbard

    Dates
    • 11th Aug - 20th Aug 2022
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices from
    Superior Cabin
    8,600 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    7,700 EUR
    Twin Window
    7,150 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    6,650 EUR
    Quadruple cabin
    4,650 EUR
  • Plancius Exploring Svalbard

    Dates
    • 20th Aug - 29th Aug 2022
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices from
    Superior Cabin
    8,600 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    7,700 EUR
    Twin Window
    7,150 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    6,650 EUR
    Quadruple cabin
    4,650 EUR
  • Plancius Greenland & Svalbard

    Dates
    • 29th Aug - 11th Sep 2022
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Akureyri
    Prices from
    Superior Cabin
    10,950 EUR
    Twin Deluxe
    9,800 EUR
    Twin Window
    9,300 EUR
    Twin Porthole
    8,450 EUR
    Quadruple cabin
    6,050 EUR

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