Expedition Ship Terminology

Posted November 8th, 2018

Ranging from authentic polar-class ice-breakers to all-inclusive luxury yachts and an array of sizes and shapes in-between, expedition cruise ships are a comfortable, easy way to explore the world's most remote regions in style and safety.

These specially designed expedition small-ships are more than just your home away from home as you explore the world's off-the-beaten-path places, they're also home base for daily shore excursions, exploration activities, wildlife encounters, nightly enrichment, expert guest lectures and interaction with like-minded passengers and passionate crew.

Courtesy of Zegrahm Expeditions—one of the world's leading adventure cruise lines and a top expedition partner of CruiseInsider—below you will find a few helpful terms to help better navigate the ship on your next expedition cruise.

Source: Zegrahm Expeditions, 2018
Source: Zegrahm Expeditions, 2018

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