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Explorer of the Seas - About this Ship

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Is it adventure you seek, or a restful retreat from life on land? Royal Caribbean’s Explorer of the Seas® is home to an array of innovations that give you whatever type of vacation you desire. Climb a rock wall that overlooks the sea, or find your adventure on the basketball court, ice-skating rink or mini-golf course. If it’s zen you seek, achieve it poolside or at the relaxing VitalitySM Spa. Liven up your nights on the Royal Promenade, with parades, dancing, and duty-free shopping deals. And bring along some friends—with spacious public areas, enhanced staterooms, and a spectacular three-story dining room, this ship has room for your whole crew. **Click here to view deck plans (will open a new window)**

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All Itineraries and Sail Dates for Explorer of the Seas

8-night Australia/New Zealand/South Pacific - Sydney, Australia round-trip

Ports of Call:
Sydney, At Sea 2 days, Noumea, Mystery Island, Isle of Pines, At Sea 2 days, Sydney
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
Jan 24 2019 Login for rates

8-night Australia/New Zealand/South Pacific - Sydney, Australia round-trip

Ports of Call:
Sydney, At Sea, Brisbane, At Sea, Cruise Willis Island, Airlie Beach, At Sea 2 days, Sydney
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
Feb 01 2019 Login for rates

6-night Australia/New Zealand/South Pacific - Sydney, Australia round-trip

Ports of Call:
Sydney, Newcastle, Port Kembla, At Sea, Hobart (Tasmania), At Sea, Sydney
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
Feb 09 2019 Login for rates

14-night Australia/New Zealand/South Pacific - Sydney, Australia round-trip

Ports of Call:
Sydney, Newcastle, At Sea 2 days, Lifou, At Sea, Suva, Lautoka, At Sea, Port Vila, Mystery Island, Noumea, At Sea 2 days, Sydney
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
Feb 15 2019 Login for rates

9-night Australia/New Zealand/South Pacific - Sydney, Australia round-trip

Ports of Call:
Sydney, At Sea 2 days, Noumea, Lifou, Mystery Island, Isle of Pines, At Sea 2 days, Sydney
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
Mar 01 2019 Login for rates

7-night Australia/New Zealand/South Pacific - Sydney, Australia round-trip

Ports of Call:
Sydney, At Sea 2 days, Noumea, Lifou, At Sea 2 days, Sydney
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
Mar 10 2019 Login for rates

12-night Australia/New Zealand/South Pacific - Sydney, Australia round-trip

Ports of Call:
Sydney, At Sea 2 days, Lifou, At Sea, Suva, Lautoka, At Sea, Mystery Island, Noumea, At Sea 2 days, Sydney
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
Mar 17 2019 Login for rates

15-night Australia/New Zealand/South Pacific - Sydney, Australia to Singapore, Singapore

Ports of Call:
Sydney, At Sea, Brisbane, At Sea, Airlie Beach, At Sea, Cairns, At Sea 2 days, Darwin, At Sea 4 days, Singapore
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
Mar 29 2019 Login for rates

11-night Middle East - Singapore, Singapore to Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Ports of Call:
Singapore, Georgetown (Penang), At Sea 3 days, Cochin, At Sea, Mumbai, At Sea 2 days, Dubai
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
Apr 13 2019 Login for rates

13-night Middle East - Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Barcelona, Spain

Ports of Call:
Dubai, At Sea 5 days, Transit Suez Canal 2 days, At Sea, Piraeus (Athens), At Sea, Valetta, At Sea, Barcelona
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
Apr 24 2019 Login for rates

7-night Europe - Barcelona, Spain to Southampton, England

Ports of Call:
Barcelona, Valencia, Cartagena, Gibraltar, At Sea, Gijon, At Sea, Southampton
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
May 07 2019 Login for rates

10-night Europe - Southampton, England round-trip

Ports of Call:
Southampton, At Sea 2 days, Funchal (Madeira), Santa Cruz de Tenerife (Canary Islands), Las Palmas (Canary Islands), Arrecife (Canary Islands), At Sea, Vigo, At Sea, Southampton
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
May 14 2019 Login for rates

7-night Europe - Southampton, England round-trip

Ports of Call:
Southampton, Le Havre (Paris), At Sea, Vigo, Lisbon, At Sea 2 days, Southampton
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
May 24 2019 Login for rates

9-night Russia - Southampton, England round-trip

Ports of Call:
Southampton, At Sea, Bergen, Geiranger, Molde, Olden, Alesund, Stavanger, At Sea, Southampton
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
May 31 2019 Login for rates

14-night Mediterranean - Southampton, England round-trip

Ports of Call:
Southampton, At Sea 2 days, Gibraltar, At Sea, Villefranche, La Spezia (Florence/Pisa), Civitavecchia (Rome), Capri, Cagliari, At Sea, Cadiz, At Sea 2 days, Southampton
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
Jun 09 2019 Login for rates

14-night Russia - Southampton, England round-trip

Ports of Call:
Southampton, At Sea, Oslo, Copenhagen, At Sea, Helsinki, St. Petersburg, Tallinn, Stockholm, At Sea, Skagen, Stavanger, At Sea, Southampton
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
Jun 23 2019 Login for rates

14-night Russia - Southampton, England round-trip

Ports of Call:
Southampton, At Sea, Oslo, Copenhagen, At Sea, Tallinn, St. Petersburg, Helsinki, Stockholm, At Sea, Skagen, Stavanger, At Sea, Southampton
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
Jul 07 2019 Login for rates
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14-night Mediterranean - Southampton, England round-trip

Ports of Call:
Southampton, At Sea 2 days, Gibraltar, Cartagena, Barcelona, Palma (Majorca), Valencia, Malaga, Cadiz, Lisbon, At Sea 2 days, Southampton
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
Jul 21 2019 Login for rates

13-night Mediterranean - Southampton, England round-trip

Ports of Call:
Southampton, At Sea 2 days, Gibraltar, Alicante, Ibiza, Barcelona, Marseille, At Sea 2 days, Lisbon, At Sea, Cherbourg, Southampton
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
Aug 18 2019 Login for rates

13-night Europe - Southampton, England round-trip

Ports of Call:
Southampton, At Sea 2 days, Ponta Delgada (Azores), At Sea, Funchal (Madeira), Las Palmas (Canary Islands), Santa Cruz de Tenerife (Canary Islands), Arrecife (Canary Islands), At Sea, Lisbon, At Sea 2 days, Southampton
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
Aug 31 2019 Login for rates

8-night Russia - Southampton, England round-trip

Ports of Call:
Southampton, At Sea, Bergen, Flam, Geiranger, Alesund, Stavanger, At Sea, Southampton
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
Sep 13 2019 Login for rates

14-night Mediterranean - Southampton, England round-trip

Ports of Call:
Southampton, At Sea 2 days, Gibraltar, At Sea, Villefranche, Civitavecchia (Rome), Livorno (Florence/Pisa), Genoa, At Sea, Malaga, Lisbon, At Sea 2 days, Southampton
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
Sep 21 2019 Login for rates

6-night Europe - Southampton, England round-trip

Ports of Call:
Southampton, At Sea, Vigo, Gijon, At Sea, Le Havre (Paris), Southampton
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
Oct 05 2019 Login for rates

7-night Europe - Southampton, England round-trip

Ports of Call:
Southampton, At Sea, Hamburg, Rotterdam (Amsterdam), Amsterdam, Le Havre (Paris), Southampton
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
Oct 18 2019 Login for rates

11-night Europe - Southampton, England round-trip

Ports of Call:
Southampton, At Sea 2 days, Funchal (Madeira), Santa Cruz de Tenerife (Canary Islands), Las Palmas (Canary Islands), Arrecife (Canary Islands), At Sea, Vigo, La Coruna, At Sea, Southampton
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
Oct 25 2019 Login for rates

14-night Trans Atlantic - Southampton, England to Miami, FL

Ports of Call:
Southampton, At Sea 7 days, Castries, Bridgetown, Roseau, St. Johns, At Sea 2 days, Miami
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
Nov 05 2019 Login for rates

5-night Caribbean - Miami, FL round-trip

Ports of Call:
Miami, At Sea, Cozumel, Costa Maya, At Sea, Miami
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
Nov 19 2019 Login for rates

5-night Caribbean - Miami, FL round-trip

Ports of Call:
Miami, Nassau, At Sea, Labadee, At Sea, Miami
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
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9-night Caribbean - Miami, FL round-trip

Ports of Call:
Miami, At Sea, Labadee, At Sea, Kralendijk, Oranjestad, Willemstad, At Sea 2 days, Miami
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
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5-night Caribbean - Miami, FL round-trip

Ports of Call:
Miami, Nassau, At Sea, Labadee, At Sea, Miami
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
Dec 22 2019 Login for rates

9-night Caribbean - Miami, FL round-trip

Ports of Call:
Miami, At Sea, Labadee, At Sea, Kralendijk, Oranjestad, Willemstad, At Sea 2 days, Miami
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
Dec 27 2019 Login for rates

9-night Mediterranean - Civitavecchia (Rome), Italy round-trip

Ports of Call:
Civitavecchia (Rome), Messina, Valetta, At Sea, Mykonos, Santorini, Piraeus (Athens), At Sea, Capri, Civitavecchia (Rome)
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
May 27 2020 Login for rates

9-night Mediterranean - Civitavecchia (Rome), Italy round-trip

Ports of Call:
Civitavecchia (Rome), At Sea, Souda, Mykonos, Kusadasi, Piraeus (Athens), Santorini, At Sea, Capri, Civitavecchia (Rome)
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
Jun 05 2020 Login for rates

7-night Mediterranean - Civitavecchia (Rome), Italy round-trip

Ports of Call:
Civitavecchia (Rome), At Sea, Santorini, Kusadasi, Mykonos, At Sea, Capri, Civitavecchia (Rome)
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
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7-night Mediterranean - Civitavecchia (Rome), Italy round-trip

Ports of Call:
Civitavecchia (Rome), At Sea, Valencia, Palma (Majorca), Barcelona, Villefranche, La Spezia (Florence/Pisa), Civitavecchia (Rome)
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
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7-night Mediterranean - Civitavecchia (Rome), Italy round-trip

Ports of Call:
Civitavecchia (Rome), At Sea, Santorini, Mykonos, Piraeus (Athens), At Sea, Capri, Civitavecchia (Rome)
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
Jun 28 2020 Login for rates
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6-night Mediterranean - Civitavecchia (Rome), Italy round-trip

Ports of Call:
Civitavecchia (Rome), Villefranche, Barcelona, Valencia, Cartagena, At Sea, Civitavecchia (Rome)
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
Jul 26 2020 Login for rates

8-night Mediterranean - Civitavecchia (Rome), Italy round-trip

Ports of Call:
Civitavecchia (Rome), Messina, At Sea, Mykonos, Santorini, Piraeus (Athens), At Sea, Capri, Civitavecchia (Rome)
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
Aug 01 2020 Login for rates

9-night Mediterranean - Civitavecchia (Rome), Italy round-trip

Ports of Call:
Civitavecchia (Rome), At Sea, Souda, Mykonos, Kusadasi, Santorini, Piraeus (Athens), At Sea, Capri, Civitavecchia (Rome)
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
Aug 30 2020 Login for rates

10-night Mediterranean - Civitavecchia (Rome), Italy round-trip

Ports of Call:
Civitavecchia (Rome), Messina, Valetta, At Sea, Mykonos, Kusadasi, Santorini, Piraeus (Athens), At Sea, Capri, Civitavecchia (Rome)
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
Sep 08 2020 Login for rates

9-night Mediterranean - Civitavecchia (Rome), Italy round-trip

Ports of Call:
Civitavecchia (Rome), Siracusa, Valetta, At Sea, Mykonos, Santorini, Piraeus (Athens), At Sea, Capri, Civitavecchia (Rome)
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
Sep 18 2020 Login for rates

9-night Mediterranean - Civitavecchia (Rome), Italy round-trip

Ports of Call:
Civitavecchia (Rome), Messina, Valetta, At Sea, Santorini, Mykonos, Piraeus (Athens), At Sea, Capri, Civitavecchia (Rome)
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
Sep 27 2020 Login for rates

10-night Mediterranean - Civitavecchia (Rome), Italy round-trip

Ports of Call:
Civitavecchia (Rome), At Sea, Souda, Mykonos, Kusadasi, Santorini, Piraeus (Athens), At Sea, Capri, At Sea, Civitavecchia (Rome)
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
Oct 06 2020 Login for rates

9-night Mediterranean - Civitavecchia (Rome), Italy round-trip

Ports of Call:
Civitavecchia (Rome), Messina, Valetta, At Sea, Mykonos, Santorini, Piraeus (Athens), At Sea, Capri, Civitavecchia (Rome)
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
Oct 16 2020 Login for rates

12-night Mediterranean - Civitavecchia (Rome), Italy round-trip

Ports of Call:
Civitavecchia (Rome), At Sea 2 days, Limassol, Ashdod (Jerusalem), Haifa, At Sea, Kusadasi, Piraeus (Athens), At Sea, Capri, Civitavecchia (Rome)
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
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14-night Trans Atlantic - Civitavecchia (Rome), Italy to Miami, FL

Ports of Call:
Civitavecchia (Rome), At Sea, Valencia, Malaga, Cadiz, At Sea 8 days, Nassau, Miami
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Staterooms: Interior Oceanview Balcony Suite
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Ship Information:

Rest & Relaxation

  • VitalitySM Spa with 100+ treatments including massages and acupunture
  • 4 pools including the Solarium, an adults-only retreat
  • 6 whirlpools
  • State-of-the-art Fitness Center, with classes including yoga and tai chi

Action & Adventure

  • Rock-climbing wall
  • Ice-skating rink
  • Mini-golf course
  • Basketball court
  • Jogging and In-line skating tracks

Dining Options

  • Main Dining Room with complimentary, multi-course dining for breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • More complimentary options including Windjammer Café, Jade Sushi and Asian-fusion cuisine, Café Promenade for coffee and pastries/snacks, and room service*
  • Portofino Italian restaurant, where for one low cover charge you can choose any items off the menu from appetizer to dessert*
  • Casual dining and snacks at Johnny Rockets and Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream*
    *Late night service charge applies to room service orders between midnight and 5:00 a.m. Additional charges apply for specialty dining venues. Specialty beverages, beer, wine and soda are charged separately and are offered at current bar menu prices.

Kids & Families

  • Complimentary Adventure Ocean® Youth Program 
  • Royal Babies® and Royal Tots® programming featuring specially designed Fisher Price activities
  • Teen lounge areas and disco
  • Adventure Beach kids’ pool with water slide
  • Family-friendly activities including games, contests, enrichment classes and lectures

Entertainment & Shopping

  • Complimentary Broadway-style entertainment in the Main Theater
  • Complimentary ice-skating shows in Studio B
  • 9,623 square foot Vegas-style Casino Royale® with 287 slots and 16 tables
  • 15 bars, clubs, and lounges that never have a cover, including Champagne Bar, Crown & Kettle Pub, and The Chamber nightclub
  • Variety of name-brand, duty-free shopping on the Royal Promenade including jewelry, perfumes, apparel and shopping for teens and kids

Ship Facts:
Length: 1,020 ft
Tonnage: 138,000
Cruising Speed: 22 Knots
Total Staff: 1,185
Guest Capacity: 3,840

Interior Cabin

Two twin beds (can convert into queen-size), sitting area with sofa, vanity area, and a private bathroom. (160 sq. ft.)Also includes minibar, hair-dryer, TV, phone, computer jack, vanity table with an extendable working surface for laptop computers, and 110/220 electrical outlets. Some have Pullman beds and can accommodate 3-4 guests.

Oceanview Cabin

Two twin beds (can convert into queen-size), sitting area with sofa, vanity area and a private bathroom. (211 sq. ft.) Also includes minibar, hair-dryer, TV, phone, computer jack, vanity table with an extendable working surface for laptop computers, and 110/220 electrical outlets. Some have sofa beds and can accommodate 3-4 guests.

Balcony Cabin

Two twin beds (can convert into queen-size), private balcony, sitting area with sofa, and a private bathroom. Rates vary from deck to deck. (173 sq. ft., balcony 47 sq. ft.) Also includes minibar, vanity area, hair-dryer, TV, phone, computer jack, vanity table with an extendable working surface for laptop computers and 110/220 electrical outlets. Some have a Pullman bed and/or sofa bed and can accommodate 3-4 guests. Some can also accommodate a rollaway bed or Pack ‘n Play.

Suite Cabin

Two twin beds (can convert into queen-size), private balcony, private bathroom with bathtub and a sitting area. (277 sq. ft., balcony 69 sq. ft.)
Actual stateroom (cabin) details may vary from those shown in photos.
Deck plans coming soon!