Antarctica21 introduces Magellan Discoverer for 2026-27 season

Tailored for Antarctic operations with ‘yacht-like aesthetics’
/ New Delhi
Antarctica21 introduces Magellan Discoverer for 2026-27 season

Antarctica21 is set to launch a new ship to join Magellan Explorer pictured above

Noting increasing demand for its fly-and-cruise programme, Antarctica21 will introduce its latest ship the Magellan Discoverer for sailings in the 2026-27 Antarctic season.
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Chile-based cruise line Antarctica21 has announced the launch of its newest ship, the Magellan Discoverer, that will be joining its fleet for the 2026-27 Antarctic season. According to press statement by the cruise company, the Magellan Discoverer will be be a sister ship to the Magellan Explorer.

The cruise says it will meet PC6 ice class specifications and will have yacht-like aesthetics, tailored for Antarctic fly-and-sail operations. It can host up to 76 guests in 40 cabins spread over three passenger decks.

Jaime Vásquez

Jaime Vásquez

According to the cruise line, Magellan Discoverer will feature two family suites for four guests each, two triple deluxe veranda suites, 22 deluxe veranda cabins and six single deluxe veranda cabins.

Antarctica21 says its new ship will also have a wet science lab to support Antarctic research, a sauna and an elevator. It will use a hybrid diesel-electric propulsion and heat-recovery system.

“This ship is born out of our unwavering commitment to meeting the rising expectations of our guests. Equipped with the latest technology, Magellan Discoverer strengthens our dedication to sustainability while offering seamless comfort for our travellers. With its modern elegance and advanced technical features, it supports our ongoing effort to provide unparalleled experiences in the spectacular Antarctic region,” says Jaime Vásquez, President of Antarctica21.

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