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One of three Celebrity Cruises ships sailing to the legendary Galapagos Islands, on Celebrity Xploration you can say ‘hello’ to the sense of community that can only be enjoyed on a small ship. With a capacity of sixteen guests, this charter-only ship is perfect for families or small groups.

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The Celebrity Xploration cruise ship is in a class by herself, designed not just for travel, but for exploration of the Galapagos Islands, one of the world's last pristine environments. Outfitted with a wealth of luxuries that cater to her 16 guests, just as her environmentally sound design helps preserve this immaculate archipelago

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Al Fresco

Open during the day and night. Great place to recount the day's activities and relax with friends. In addition, lunch, and on special occasions dinner, is served here.


  • Experience: Cover
  • Food type: Casual
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Sun Deck

One of the most popular areas onboard the ship, the Sun Deck is ideal for whale watching, stargazing, or relaxing in the hot tub.


  • Lounge
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Its relaxing indoor atmosphere is perfect for reading, watching a documentary, or having a cocktail. In addition, this is the area where most Naturalist briefings take place.


  • Lounge


In association with Rosetta Stone and Apple, Celebrity offers an impressive range of educational activities and guest speakers during most of their sailings. Learn how to dance, brush up on your language skills, or take in a unique hot glass show.

Health and fitness

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Kids and teens

There are no dedicated children's facilities on board.


Sixteen guests will be indulged with seamlessly intuitive service and every creature comfort possible. All the gear you'll need, such as snorkeling equipment, wetsuits, and binoculars, are included to help you fully experience the world's most amazing archipelago.

Every Suite on Celebrity Xploration will Include

  • Two lower beds, convertible to Queen
  • Dual voltage 110/220 AC
  • Plentiful storage space in on-suite bathroom & wardrobe
  • Flat screen TV’s
  • Direct-dial telephone
  • Individual safe
  • Desk
  • Thermostat-controlled air conditioning
  • Private refrigerator stocked with choice of beverages
  • Wi-Fi (available in public areas)
  • Room service (breakfast, lunch & dinner upon request)
  • Luggage delivery at boarding
  • Laundry services (additional charges apply)
  • Choice of soft or firm mattress
  • Duvet cover
  • Pillow menu
  • 300 thread count, 100% Egyptian cotton linens
  • Hair dryer
  • Complimentary use of premium bathrobes
  • Complimentary beach towel service
  • Binoculars for use

Junior Suite

The Junior Suite can be found onboard two of our Xpedition Class ships, Celebrity Xpedition and Celebrity Xploration. Our Xpedition Class ships have ample outdoor space to enjoy, but these suites are perfect for those that want a private outdoor balcony on holiday.


  • Double
  • Shower
  • TV
  • Lounge Area
  • Toiletries Provided
  • Suite Benefits
  • Paid Mini Bar
  • Wi-Fi (Additional Cost)
  • Safe
  • Hair Dryer
  • Telephone
  • Desk
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Elite Ocean View Stateroom

The Elite Ocean View Stateroom lets you explore the islands that inspired Darwin's theory of evolution while you're immersed in modern luxury.


  • Double
  • Shower
  • TV
  • Toiletries Provided
  • Paid Mini Bar
  • Wi-Fi (Additional Cost)
  • Safe
  • Hair Dryer
  • Telephone
  • Desk

Deck plans

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Sun Deck

  • Sun Deck
  • Jacuzzi
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Upper Deck

  • Elite Oceanview Stateroom
  • Al Fresco Dining
  • Bar

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Main Deck

  • Lounge
  • Junior Suite
  • Junior Suite Balcony
  • Dining Room
  • Buffet
  • Porch