The new expedition class
Inspired by Nature - Driven by Innovation
The five-star expedition ship combines adventure with excellent comfort. This provides the perfect setting for your extraordinary expedition routes with special facilities and many special on-board details - from the ship's furnishings to the first-class service provided by the crew. The inspiration boasts top-of-the-line amenities, more open deck space than on any other expedition ship and a variety of services unique to the ship. With no more than 175 guests on board the HANSEATIC, you can enjoy a sense of well-being with an almost familial character that you will not find any-where else. You will enjoy plenty of freedom – be it in the stylish cabins and suites, the exquisite selection of culinary delights or the many unforgettable expedition moments. Enjoy your own personal expedition, spellbound by the fascinating view of the Great Lakes.
2020 Cruise Prices Toronto - Chicago Chicago - Toronto Category 1 $10,650 $10,570 Category 2 $11,180 $11,100 Category 3 $11,710 $11,630 Category 4 $12,240 $12,160 Category 5 $12,240 $12,160 Category 6 $12,770 $12,690 Category 7 $13,310 $13,230 Category 8 $13,840 $13,760 Category 9 $15,970 $15,890 Category 10 $22,370 $22,260
- Included in price
International Gourmet Cuisine - full board. Early-bird breakfast, breakfast, bouillon, lunch and dinner (Three restaurants to choose from in the evening with flexible opening hours), afternoon coffee/tea time, midnight snack.
Experienced experts from various disciplines accompany every cruise, give presentations and multimedia lectures, and provide well-informed answers to questions about the cruising area.
Use of the interactive Ocean Academy with individual knowledge formats.
Equipment for loan: one pair of binoculars and two sets of Nordic Walking poles in the cabin itself, furthermore warm parka, rubber boots, and snorkelling equipment.
German- and English-speaking ship and expedition management as well as German- and English-speaking service crew.
Ocean Spa with Finnish sauna with an ocean view, steam sauna, indoor and outdoor relaxation area. (Spa treatments and hairdresser at a surcharge.)
In every cabin: champagne to welcome you, mini bar restocked daily with non-alcoholic beverages (additional selection in Grand Suites and Junior Suites), coffee machine, 24-hour cabin service.
Flat-screen television with information and entertainment programme, personal e-mail account and internet access via wi-fi (e-mails free of charge, internet subject to a charge).
Comprehensive information before the cruise as well as expedition maps.
- Deck Plans
|Shipyard||VARD Group AS, Norway|
|Total Power||4x 2,800 kW|
|On-board Languages||German / English|
- Additional Facilities
Restaurants: Main restaurant, Bistro Restaurant (inside and outside seats) and a specialty restaurant
HanseAtrium(Multifunctional lounge) with evening bar
Observation Lounge with bar and snack station
Fitness area with water view - and separate course room
Spa and wellness area with Finnish sauna with a water view, steam sauna, hairdresser and beauty area
Knowledge Lab - Ocean Academy
Separate smokers' lounge
Deck tour at the bow
Two extendible glass balconies
Large pool area (can be closed with a flexible canopy) - heated seawater swimming pool with counter-current system and water loungers, separate whirlpool and bar
Terraced observation deck
Laundry, dry cleaning and ironing services
Wi-Fi access in all cabins/suites and public areas