50 years of Victory

50 years of Victory by Quark ExpeditionsCarrying the highest ice class rating possible, '50 years of Victory' can crush ice up to 3 meters (10 feet) thick, and is the world's largest and most sophisticated nuclear-powered icebreaker.

Onboard you hardly feel a thing. Absolutely unforgettable is the sound of mammoth slabs of ice colliding with the hull! An onboard helicopter extends the vessels ability to reach ice-locked, remote Arctic islands en route from the North Pole.

Please note: Arktika Suites 46 and 48 have obstructed views from their windows

The expedition ship provides a comfortable, friendly atmosphere for just 128 guests. Her icebreaking capabilities and two 74,000 horsepower nuclear reactors means she can take us literatlly to the top of the world, a place where regular ships cannot access. On board she offers 4 fully enclosed lifeboats ensure your safety in all conditions, a fleet of Zodiacs that bring you up-close and personal with Arctic wildlife, icebergs and more, plus helicopter rides for aerial-sightseeing. An onboard gym, two saunas, small swimming pool, bar and library allow you to relax between shore visits.

Ship Specification

  • Staff & Crew: 140
  • Guests: 128
  • Length: 150.7 meters
  • Breadth: 30 meters
  • Draft: 11.00 meters
  • Propulsion: 2 nuclear reactors 74,000 horsepower
  • Ice Class: LL1 (the highest rating possible)
  • Cruising Speed: 21 knots in open water
  • Registered: In Russia by Rosatomflot
  • Lifeboats: 4 fully enclosed

Cabins

Every cabin has exterior views and private facilities, for your comfort and enjoyment.

Standard Twin cabin - 1 lower berth, 1 sofa bed, private facilities with shower, window that opens, TV and DVD player.

Mini Suite - Sitting area with sofa bed, bed separated from the sitting area, private facilities, with shower, window that opens, TV and DVD player.

Suite - Bedroom and sitting area, sofa bed in sitting room, private facilities with bathtub or shower, refrigerator, window that opens, TV and DVD player, coffee maker, safe.

Victory Suite - Large bedroom and sitting room, sofa bed in sitting room, private facilities with bathtub, refrigerator, window that opens, TV and DVD player, coffee maker, safe.

Arktika Suite - Very spacious bedroom and sitting room, sofa bed in sitting room, private facilities with bathtub, refrigerator, window that opens, TV and DVD player, coffee maker, safe, daily selection of fresh fruit, drinks, and snacks, unique cabin amenities.

Deckplan

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50 years of Victory - Deckplan