Plancius Exterior

M/v “Plancius” was built in 1976 as an oceanographic research vessel for the Royal Dutch Navy and was named “Hr. Ms. Tydeman”. The ship sailed for the Dutch Navy until June 2004 and was eventually purchased and completely rebuilt as a 114-passenger vessel in 2009 It complies with the latest SOLAS-regulations (Safety Of Life At Sea). M/v “Plancius” is classed by Lloyd’s Register in London and flies the Dutch flag.


  • 114 guests; 45 crew members



6 Cabin types

    • Quadruple Porthole
    • Triple Porthole
    • Twin Porthole
    • Twin Window
    • Twin Deluxe
    • Superior

All cabins include: Private shower & toilet, Desk & chair, Flatscreen TV, Telephone and Internet connection, a hair dryer and ample storage space


Public Areas and Special Features
  • Restaurant
  • Lecture room
  • Observation lounge
  • 10 Zodiacs
  • Kayaks


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