• Hanse Explorer
  • Hanse Explorer

A luxurious and intimate superyacht

A luxurious and intimate superyacht

The Hanse Explorer was built in 2006 for the sole purpose of being an expedition yacht that was able to explore any area of the world. Enjoying the highest available commercial ice class, she is able to travel where few other superyachts have been before, whilst the gourmet meals, friendly staff, Finnish sauna and cosy bar and lounge area will make you feel right at home.

There are six bright and elegant staterooms on board, all of which have en-suite bathrooms and entertainment systems, and can be configured with either a Queen or Twin beds to suit your requirements. The Owner’s Suite is located on the upper deck and boasts a spacious bedroom and conjoining lounge area for private gatherings. 

Hanse Explorer

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  • Accommodation

    Number of cabins 7

    Cabin configuration All cabins can be configured for either Queen or Twin sleeping arrangements

    Number of guests 12

  • Facilities

    Finnish sauna on lower deck


    Large flat-screen TV and DVD entertainment system in each cabin

    Bose entertainment system

    Comfortable lounge and bar area

  • Equipment

    Engine MAK 8 M20 (1 x 1,360 kW with controllable pitchpropeller)

    Generators  Caterpillar C9DITA (3 x 215kW + Shaft Generator)

    Bow Thruster 1 x 300 kW

    Fuel Consumption 200 litres per hour

    Cruising Speed 11 knots

  • Specifications

    Length 47.7 metres (156’7”)

    Beam 10.4 metres (34’1”)

    Draft 4.3 metres (14’1”)

    Number of crew 14

    Built 2006

    Builder Fassmer Werft

    Flag Antigua & Barbuda

    Hull construction Steel (Ice Class)

  • Watersports

    2 x MK IV Zodiac tenders with Yamaha 4-stroke engines

    IDE Dive Compressor

    Dive equipment for self-contained dive operations (maximum four persons)

    2 x 2-person Aire Sea Tiger Inflatable Sea Kayaks (18 ft)

    Fishing equipment (where permitted)

    Short wetsuits, masks, snorkels and fins for tropical destinations

    Rubber boots and expedition jackets for polar destinations

    Additional equipment can be arranged upon request

This incredible yacht is only available on a private charter basis; meaning that it is perfect for families or small groups travelling together. Itineraries and schedules can be entirely personalised to your specific needs and requirements, from the destination which you want to visit, to the cuisine you want to experience whilst on board. 

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Why book with us

We are superyacht specialists

Our team of specialists have extensive knowledge of each superyacht we sell. They will design your journey around you, at the right place at the right time.

We are wildlife specialists

As a leading specialist operator we have excellent partnerships with naturalists and conservationists. We know our wildlife and do what we can to preserve its natural habitat.

We really care about our destinations

At Natural World Safaris we frequently monitor the social, economic and environmental impact of our travel operations to ensure we are at the forefront of a sustainable and ethical tourism industry. 

Charter the Hanse Explorer for your Ultimate Safari

To find out more about chartering this luxurious superyacht, contact us via the button below, or give us a call on +44(0)1273 691 642.


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