Why we like the Rembrandt van Rijn

  • This ship offers the rare chance to sail in Arctic waters aboard a three-masted schooner built at the turn of the last century
  • This ship is likely to appeal to active travellers and avid sailors alike
  • Capable of carrying only 33 guests with a professional crew of 12, Arctic travel doesn’t get much more exclusive than this
  • The sailing experience is augmented by land-based excursions by the two onboard rubber zodiacs, accompanied by your expeditionary staff

Trips Aboard Rembrandt van Rijn

Technical Specifications

  • Passenger capacity: 33 passengers
  • Ice class rating: Reinforced bow
  • Size : 56.0m long x 6.65m wide
  • Refurbished in : Netherlands, 1994
  • Other key feature:  3 Masted Schooner

Cabin Categories

*Note that the above measurements are approximate averages and exact cabin size can vary

Twin Private Porthole

  • Double bed
  • Private shower and toilet
  • Porthole

Twin Private Inside

  • Double bed
  • Private shower and toilet
  • No porthole as cabins are in the centre of the ship

Triple Private Porthole

  • Double bed
  • Private shower and toilet
  • Porthole

Deck Plan

Onboard Communications

If whilst in the Arctic you wish to stay in touch, there are a number of options to choose from:

  • Use of Iridium Telephone (calls): EUR 2.50 per Minute
  • Emails: EUR 2.50 per email 

Due to the remoteness of the location, the options available are only suitable for light data traffic, meaning that internet access or the uploading of images is not possible. Email access, however, is still available. 

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