11 Night Oriental Cruise on the Explorer of the Seas


A substantial ship measuring 137,308 tons, the Explorer of the Seas offers 3,114 passengers an impressive array of amenities and entertainment. The interior is highlighted by dramatically decorated open spaces, with perfect examples being a three-story dining room flanked by fluted gold columns or the four-story Royal Promenade that serves as a bustling shopping mall gone to sea.

Explorer of the Seas 11 Night Oriental Cruise Schedule & Itinerary

Explorer of the Seas Ship Profile and Statistics


  • Cruise Line: Royal Caribbean International
  • Ship Type: Cruise Ship
  • Line Class: Mainstream
  • Registry: Bahamas
  • Year Built: 2000
  • Year Last Refurbished: 2014
  • Capacity: 4,290 passengers
  • Decks: 14
  • Gross Tonnage: 137,308
  • Length: 1020 ft
  • Beam: 157.5 ft
  • Average Speed: 22 knots
  • Inside Cabins: 642
  • Outside Cabins: 1,001
  • Nationality of Officers: Norwegian
  • Nationality of Crew: International
  • Number of Crew: 1,185

Explorer of the Seas On-Board Recreation
  • Outdoor Pools: 3
  • Spa: Yes
  • Casino: Yes

Explorer of the Seas Dining Choices
  • Ferdinand Magellan
    Room Capacity: 540
  • Vasco de Gama
    Room Capacity: 540
  • Christopher Columbus
    Room Capacity: 723

Explorer of the Seas Entertainment
  • Ferdinand Magellan
    Room Capacity: 540
  • Vasco de Gama
    Room Capacity: 540
  • Christopher Columbus
    Room Capacity: 723
  • Casino Royale
    Room Capacity: 416

Explorer of the Seas Deck Plans


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Explorer of the Seas travel42 Professional Ship Review


A ship of dramatic and open spaces, Explorer of the Seas offers something for all cruisers. It is exciting and energetic enough to truly be considered a city at sea.

The ship is 1,020 ft in length and measures 137,308 tons. It once shared the distinction of largest cruise ship in the world with its four sisters.

Completed in 2000, this Bahamian-registered vessel carries 1,185 international crew members and 3,284 passengers double occupancy. The Explorer of the Seas underwent ...

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