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The ice-strengthened Spirit of Enderby is an excellent vessel for expedition voyages, and visits locations such as the Russian Far East and Melanesia in the South Pacific.

Originally built in 1984 specifically for polar and oceanographic research, the Spirit of Enderby has been refitted to accommodate a maximum of 50 passengers on expedition cruises. The vessel has a combination of twin and triple cabins with shared or private bathrooms, as well as three spacious suites. All cabins have an outside view via either windows or portholes, and offer ample storage space. The facilities on board include a bar/library and lounge area, plus a dining room and lecture room.

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Key info

wildlife trips

Spirit of Enderby offers the following cabin classes:

Triple with shared facilities

  • Location: Main deck
  • Beds: 1 bunk and 1 lower berth
  • External view: Porthole
  • En suite facilities: Wash basin

Twin with shared facilities

  • Location: Main deck
  • Beds: 2 lower berths
  • External view: Porthole
  • En suite facilities: Wash basin

Twin superior with private facilities

  • Location: Middle deck
  • Beds: 1 bunk with upper and lower berth (Superior Plus cabin with 2 lower berths at a supplement)
  • External view: Windows
  • En suite facilities: Private bathing facilities, Shower, Toilet, Wash basin

Mini suite with private facilities

  • Location: Upper deck
  • Beds: Double bed and single bed or sofa
  • External view: Large side facing windows
  • En suite facilities: Private bathing facilities, Shower, Toilet, Wash basin, Lounge

Suite with private facilities

  • Location: Upper deck
  • Beds: Double bed and single bed
  • External view: Large forward and side facing windows
  • En suite facilities: Private bathing facilities, Shower, Toilet, Wash basin, Fridge, Lounge

Wildlife trips

This cruise vessel is featured in the following itineraries:

Kamchatka’s Forgotten Coast

Explore the diverse assemblage of wildlife and habitats of Kamchatka, home to one of the world’s most endangered waders: the spoon-billed sandpiper. This 13-night cruise aboard the Spirit of Enderby explores the stunning volcanic landscapes, coastlines and remote wilderness of the Commander Islands.

  • When to go: Jun
  • Duration exc. flights: 14 days
  • Price exc. flights: From £7,132 pp
  • Trip type: Group tour

South Pacific Explorer

This once-in-a-lifetime opportunity visits the remote and culturally-rich islands of Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands in search of unique birdlife aboard the Spirit of Enderby. Snorkel the crystal clear waters, or kayak the coastlines while enjoying the spectacular scenery and marine life.

  • When to go: Oct
  • Duration exc. flights: 14 days
  • Price exc. flights: From £6,720 pp
  • Trip type: Group tour

Wrangel Island Exclusive with Mark Carwardine

Explore the remote wilderness of Wrangel Island in the Bering Strait with its prehistoric landscapes and phenomenal wildlife. This 14-night cruise aboard the Spirit of Enderby takes you right to the top of the world between Russia and Alaska in the company of renowned explorer Mark Carwardine.

  • When to go: Jul-Aug
  • Duration inc. flights: 18 days
  • Price inc. flights: From £13,395 pp
  • Trip type: Group tour