The Ortelius is an ice-strengthened vessel that is ideal for polar expedition cruises in the Arctic and Antarctica. It has a high ice-class notation and can navigate in solid one-year sea ice and loose multi-year pack ice. The ship has a capacity of 108 passengers and offers comfortable cabins and public spaces. It is staffed by a team of experienced nautical crew, hotel crew, expedition staff, and a doctor.
The Ortelius offers a comfortable hotel standard, with two restaurants, a bar/lecture room, and plenty of open-deck spaces. The voyages are primarily developed to offer passengers a quality exploratory wildlife program, with a focus on spending as much time ashore as possible. The limited number of passengers on the Ortelius allows for maximum flexibility and wildlife opportunities.
Overall, the Ortelius is a well-suited ship for polar expedition cruises, offering a comfortable and flexible experience for passengers who are interested in exploring remote locations and seeing wildlife.
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