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Deepak Chopra aboard SH Diana in New York as Swan Hellenic Announces Two New “Explore & Restore” Cruises in Brazil

Our World · Partnerships
Last year, Swan Hellenic took the cruise and well-being world by surprise with announcing its transformative “Explore & Restore” voyages in partnership with Chopra, the wellness lifestyle vertical founded by Deepak Chopra. In response to this enthusiastic reception, Swan Hellenic and Chopra collaborated to create two exclusive cruises that explore new horizons and meet surging demand. The announcement was made on Wednesday, May 15th, aboard SH Diana in New York City, after Deepak Chopra MD led an intimate session for guests attending the “Inner Connection” cruise to Halifax, Canada. The tw...
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What to pack on an Antarctic voyage

Good To Know Before You Go
As Antarctica is one of the most remote, rarely visited, parts of the world, knowing what to pack for your voyage isn’t always easy. So, in case you’re unsure what clothes to pack for a cruise to Antarctica, we’ve put this simple cruise outfit planner together.Plan aheadIt’s best to pack thoughtfully for Antarctica’s climate. Unless you travel there frequently, there’s no reason you’d know what clothes to bring on a cruise to Antarctica. We all experience the cold (and warmth) differently, but it pays to bear in mind daily temperatures in the Antarctic Peninsula can range from well below freez...
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Cruising to Greenland – Six Special Wonders You Don’t Want To Miss

Dreaming of sailing past towering glaciers, watching cosmic lights dancing in the sky, and immersing yourself in a culture like no other? Then our cruises to Greenland are what you need! Read on to discover six special wonders of the world's largest island.Ilulissat IcefjordThis UNESCO World Heritage Site has to be seen to be believed. Ilulissat Icefjord serves as the outlet for Sermeq Kujalleq, one of world’s fastest-moving and most productive glaciers. This glacial giant calves massive icebergs that can tower up to 3300 feet above sea level and is responsible for roughly 10% of all the icebe...
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Travel with Intention and Discover a new way to Explore the World

Experiences · Partnerships
Looking for exciting new experiences? Want to unlock your purpose and get closer to the remarkable wonders of life? Combining the thrill of expedition cruising with the power of self-discovery could be just what you need…Connection is EverythingSet off on a once-in-a-lifetime voyage, and you’ll have the chance to immerse yourself in nature, embrace the moment, and take time to find with your place in the world. You’ll never forget the amazing adventures you have on an expedition cruise, and it’s the perfect opportunity to reconnect with your mind and body, too!Comfort and styleSwan Hellenic’s ...
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Answer the Call of Adventure and Find the Best Cruise for you

Experiences · Partnerships
You wake up to an amazing sunrise over beautiful blue waters, and breathe in fresh sea air, the promise of an exciting expedition waiting at the next port. When it comes to the world’s best cruise vacations, finding the right one for you isn’t always easy. Is an Arctic voyage calling to you? Or maybe you want to explore the wilds of Africa?! If you’re unsure where to travel to read on, and discover what to bear in mind when you’re deciding which of our wonderful cruise routes would be the best choice for your next voyage…Know your Travel StyleWhen deciding on your best cruise, the first step i...
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Total Solar Eclipse 2024: Swan Hellenic Guests Among First to Experience It

Our World · Stories
At just past 11 o’clock MST this morning, as the Swan Hellenic boutique expedition cruise ship SH Diana was sailing down the Gulf of California, it’s lucky guests were immersed in one of the longest total solar eclipses in recent years. At approximately 4 minutes and 25 seconds, today’s total eclipse was almost double that of The Great American Eclipse of 21 August 2017, and the last visible from the USA until 2044. What’s more, SH Diana’s guests were quite possibly the first people in the world to see it.Paul D. Maley of the NASA Johnson Space Center Astronomical Society has accompanied guest...
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Five Advantages of Small Cruise Ship Voyages – Find out What You’re Missing!

Our World · Good To Know Before You Go
While some people like resort-style holidays on large cruise ships, where the ship is the leading destination, others prefer a more intimate, small cruise ship experience, with first-class service, five-star accommodation, and unique adventures in different destinations. Read on to find out some of our favorite small cruise ship advantages.1. You See More on Smaller ShipsSet sail on a Swan Hellenic expedition voyage, and you’ll visit remote, hard-to-reach places. Our small cruise ships can access ports and harbors that bigger boats can't reach, allowing us to take you to extra-special destinat...
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Swan Hellenic 2025-2026 Antarctic Season

Our World
Today, the ice-class Swan Hellenic cruise ship SH Vega sailed into Cape Town from Ushuaia, bringing the cultural expedition cruise pioneer’s 2023-2024 Antarctic season to a close. And a very successful season it’s been. The figures speak for themselves. Almost 3,000 guests chose Swan Hellenic to discover the continent, and stateroom occupancy averaged just shy of 90%. Guests from the USA and UK continued to account for the majority, with an increasing number from China and Brazil. Bookings for the 2024-2025 Antarctic season are already equally strong on the back of powerful online buzz.Swan H...
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