At Vantage Explorations, we redefine the art of cruising, setting a new standard for unforgettable journeys to the world’s most captivating destinations. We specialize in:

  • Expedition cruises to Antarctica & the Arctic: Venture into the icy realm of Antarctic and Arctic aboard our purpose-built small ships. Dive into the heart of these pristine ecosystems, guided by a team of passionate experts, dedicated to enriching your understanding of these remarkable polar regions.
  • Small ship ocean explorations and discovery cruises: Our small ships are designed to deliver immersive and intimate explorations and discovery cruises. Experience quality like never before, with every voyage meticulously crafted to offer enriching experiences that redefine your sense of adventure.
  • River cruises and land adventures: Explore the world’s most iconic rivers and terrain, with our river cruises and land adventures. We believe that the journey is just as important as the destination, and our itineraries reflect this commitment.
  • Sustainable travel: At Vantage Explorations, we are unwavering in our dedication to the planet and its people. We leave a minimal footprint on earth, employing advanced, environmental management systems, to protect the dedicated ecosystems we encounter. Our commitment to education and enrichment extends to both our travelers and the communities we engage with; fostering, understanding, and respect.
  • Adventure activities: dive into the heart of your destination with activities, such as kayaking, snorkeling, and Zodiac excursions. We believe that true exploration means getting up close and personal with the world around us.
  • People and community: our team of motivated individuals, and seasoned experts, share a common passion for exploration. We are bound by a desire to connect with both the natural world and the communities we visit, forging meaningful relationships that endure beyond our journeys.

At Vantage Explorations, we invite you to embark on a voyage that transcends ordinary travel. Experience the world with purpose-built small ships, unparalleled adventures, uncompromising quality, and a deep commitment to sustainability. Discover the planet, as it was meant to be, with Vantage Explorations.

In 2023, the Vantage Travel’s assets found a new home with Pacific Travel Partners, a subsidiary of Aurora Expeditions—an acclaimed global small vessel cruising company renowned for tailor-made voyages worldwide. Today, we proudly operate as Vantage Explorations, continuing our legacy of delivering unparalleled journeys and exploration to passionate travelers like you.

We can confirm that Aurora Expeditions and Pacific Travel Partners have no affiliation or past relationship with the former owners or senior management of Vantage Travel.