Polar Pioneer is one of the most renowned expedition ships in Antarctica. Her original purpose was as a research vessel in Finland before a refurbishment and transformation in to a passenger ship in 2000. She has a strict amount of 54 passengers and 35 crew to ensure a personal and intimate experience in every destination. Polar Pioneer features a range of cabin options, expansive viewing platforms, lounge bar, two dining rooms, sauna, laundry service as well as a satellite phone and email access. You’ll also be treated to a range of unique shore excursions, on board entertainment, informative lectures and delicious meals.