Staff and Crew: 140

Guests: 199

Length: 128 meters (420 feet)

Breadth: 21.5 meters (70.5 feet)

Draft: 5.1 meters (16.4 feet)

Propulsion: 4 x diesel-electric, 12,000 horsepower

Ice Class: 1A+, PC6

Cruising Speed: 16 knots, in open water

Registration: Marshall Islands

Lifeboats: 4, fully enclosed

Ultramarine is designed to go beyond the familiar in polar exploration, to discover new places, and to immerse you in the best the region has to offer.

Equipped with two twin-engine helicopters, Ultramarine offers the most robust portfolio of adventure activities in the industry, the most spacious suites in its category, breathtaking public spaces, and more outdoor wildlife viewing spaces than other expedition ships its size. It also features an innovative mix of sustainability features that exceed all industry standards.

Passengers will benefit from nine different cabin styles, modern spa and fitness facilities, indoor and outdoor dining options, and a rapid zodiac and helicopter deployment system that allows for safe and efficient movement on and off the ship.

With all this and more, Ultramarine is set to deliver the ultimate polar expedition experience.

♦ Ship Specifications
  • Gross Tonnage: 13,500 tons
  • Stabilizers: Yes
  • Dynamic Positioning: Yes
  • Zodiacs: 20 + 2 spare Mark Vs
  • Helicopters: 2
♦ Cabins & Amenities
  • 102 Suites with exterior views and private bathroom facilities
  • Safe in every cabin
  • Hair dryer, bathrobes and slippers
  • Individual temperature controls
  • Spacious Entryways
  • Spa-inspired Bathrooms
  • Heated Bathroom Floors
  • Premium beds and bed linens
  • Convertible Beds
  • HD Flatscreen Televisions
  • Oversized Windows With Sweeping Views
  • Electrical Supply: 220V
♦ Onboard Facilities
  • Chef-prepared meals (all meals and daily snack included)
  • 2 Dining Areas with unreserved seating (Restaurant and Bistro)
  • 4 Bars staffed by a professional bartender
  • Bistro with Outdoor Seating Area (Deck 7)
  • 24 hour beverage station (Tea, Coffee, Soft drinks, juices and water are available at no cost)
  • House wine and non-premium beers included at dinner
  • Panorama Lounge
  • Lecture Theater
  • Library
  • Polar Boutique
  • Spa & Fitness Center
  • Oceanview Sauna
  • Zodiac Hangar with 4 Embarkation Points
  • 2 Ready Rooms with Individual Lockers
  • Walkaround Deck
  • Laundry and Ironing services
  • Clinic with licensed doctor
  • Ship-to-shore satellite communications with email and wireless Internet access
  • Elevator
♦ Activities:
  • Flightseeing (Included)
  • Zodiac Cruising (Included)
  • Hiking (Included)
  • Lectures (Included)
  • Camping (Optional)
  • Sea Kayaking (Optional)
  • Paddle Excursions (Optional)
  • Stand-Up Paddleboarding (Optional)
  • Cross Country Skiing (Optional)
  • Mountaineering (Optional)
♦ Notes
  • Single Supplement: prices are 1.7 times the cost in Explorer Categories and 2x the cost in all other Suite categories.
  • Request-Share Program: we match solo travelers of the same gender with other solo travelers who indicate they are willing to share. Cabin share is available in the following categories: Explorer Triple and Explorer Suite.
  • Adventure Options: must be pre-booked and paid for prior to start of the trip. Ask for availability on each specific voyage (there are limited spaces). Camping US$295, Kayaking US$995 (for those who want to kayak during entire voyage and have previous experience), Paddling US$295 (for those without experience who want to kayak one time during the voyage), Stand-Up Paddleboarding US$295, Flightseeing – included, Heli-Landing US$395, Heli-Hiking US$495. Prices may change depending on each specific departure.
  • Mandatory Emergency Evacuation Insurance: included on all trips (except on charter voyages). Repatriation insurance required.
  • Fuel Surcharge: it may be applied for all bookings if there is a substantial increase in fuel costs.


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Ready Rooms

Designed for efficiency—with wider hallways, plenty of seating, and conveniently located bathrooms—our two ready rooms allow guests to quickly change in and out of their expedition gear.

Polar Boutique

Forgot something at home? Don’t worry. Our Polar Boutique is stocked with the industry’s top cold-weather expedition gear.


A state-of-the-art, high-resolution LED screen wall in the main theater ensures high-definition viewing of presentations from your Expedition Team from any angle.


Featuring table tops that accommodate 2 to 10, guests can enjoy a quiet dinner with a loved one or join a larger table of new friends. Guests will also enjoy views from every seat in addition to direct access to the wraparound deck.


During your voyage you may be given access to the Bridge, where you can observe how the Captain and officers sail and navigate the ship.


Guests can enjoy a meal in the Bistro which offers an indoor/outdoor dining experience. Perfect for enjoying the polar landscapes.


Offering a variety of treatments exclusively crafted for our guests, the spa and adjacent steam room allow passengers; to fully relax and unwind before their next off-ship adventure.


Perfectly juxtaposed luxury: guests can rest and relax in the comfort and warmth of the sauna while enjoying the spectacular views outside.

Fitness Center

In the fully-equipped fitness center, featuring a separate yoga space with views to the outside.

Panorama Lounge and Bar

Enclosed in glass and featuring unobstructed views, the Panorama Lounge and Bar allows guests to relax indoors while staying connected to the awe-inspiring landscapes drifting by. It serves as a cozy gathering point where guests can sip a glass of wine, engage in great conversation, indulge in a board game, or socialize at the bar—and, later in the evening, bust a move on the dance floor.


Four Embarkation Points

Embarkation points on the starboard, port, and stern of the ship mean we can load and embark Zodiacs faster, safer and easier than ever before.


Micro Auto Gasification System (MAGS) is the industry-leading system that converts waste into energy at the site that it’s generated. MAGs eliminate the environmental impact of waste transportation, offering an innovative sustainability feature that exceed all industry standards.

Twin Engine Helicopters

Two twin-engine helicopters operated from two helidecks allow more passengers to simultaneously experience new destinations accessible only by air, and to enjoy more unique aerial perspectives of the polar regions than on any other ship.

Water-level Zodiac Hangar

An internal Zodiac hangar quickly and safely deploys Ultramarine’s twenty Zodiacs, allowing for more spontaneous off-ship adventures and more intimate wildlife engagement. This unique design allows guests to get off the ship in half the time of other vessels.

Wraparound Deck

The wraparound deck located on Deck 5 of Ultramarine offers generous outdoor viewing opportunities to take in the polar landscapes and seize the moment when wildlife encounters occur.