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Explora III

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Setting sail in 2026, Explora 3 is the first within Explora Journeys’ luxurious fleet to be powered by LNG (Liquefied Natural Gas). Boasting a high crew-to-guest ratio, this modern and opulent ship has everything you require for a truly unforgettable getaway, from decadent restaurants, to stylish bars and sumptuous Ocean Wellness spa. Sailing to an array of international destinations, you’re guaranteed a memorable voyage onboard Explora 3.

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Ship Stats and Features

Year Entered Service 2026
Tonnage 64000
Number Of Decks 14
Number Of Restaurants 10
Crew 640

Ship Facilities


Indulge in a variety of decadent international cuisine onboard Explora 3, taking advantage of its mouth-watering and modern eateries. Whether you’re craving succulent steak or Japanese cuisine, Explora 3 has it all. Top dining highlights onboard include:

  • Anthology - offering a range of international cuisine with delicious wine pairings
  • Sakura - a stylish restaurant featuring dishes inspired by flavours from Thailand, Japan, Vietnam and Malaysia
  • Marble & Co. Grill - a tantalising steakhouse that features an extensive wine cellar
  • Emporium Marketplace - delight in a wide selection of cuisine at this all-day dining venue


The entertainment options on Explora 3 don’t disappoint, with something on offer for all tastes. Whether you want to take a dip in one of the pools, enjoy some quality theatre entertainment or sip on a tantalising cocktail, there’s so many things to see and do onboard. Top entertainment highlights include the outdoor cinema, which showcases a range of sporting events, films and more, the Journeys Lounge that’s host to enrichment activities throughout the sailing and the Astern Lounge, which features live performances, enrichment insights and more.

Things to do

There will never be a dull moment throughout your Explora 3 voyage, no matter how you choose to spend your time onboard. If rest and relaxation is on the cards, head to Explora 3’s Ocean Wellness Spa, where you can indulge in a sumptuous massage, facial or hair treatment.

Alternatively, you can head to The Chef’s Kitchen- a private culinary school that gives you and 12 others an immersive culinary experience (available at an additional cost). And if you want to get your exercise in, you can take advantage of state-of-the-art equipment within the fitness centre or the spacious running track.

Explora 3 also has a variety of comfortable and sophisticated bars and lounges, including:

  • Astern Bar - boasting beach club vibes, this relaxed lounge offers an extensive range of drinks for you to enjoy
  • Atrium - situated at the heart of the ship, the Atrium features a ultra-modern bar, perfect for relaxing in after a day on shore
  • Helios Bar - located next to the pool, this tranquil bar is the ultimate venue to relax under the sun’s warming rays
  • Sky Bar - with a wide selection of cocktails, this picturesque bar offers panoramic sea views

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