Inspired by the sleek contours of a sailing yacht and custom-built with an unwavering commitment to safety and excellence in design,  Scenic Eclipse, The World’s First Discovery Yachts™ combine a wealth of world-class facilities with the opportunity for unrivalled exploration.

Scenic Eclipse sets the benchmark in ultra-luxury ocean cruising. Its handcrafted itineraries are full of rare-moments and extraordinary experiences from the sublime beauty of the Polar regions, to the magnificent Norwegian Fjords, the sun-drenched Mediterranean and the history and cultures of South and Central America.

Additionally, with the highly anticipated arrival of Scenic Eclipse II in April 2023, a new era of expedition cruising arrived. With an expanded range of voyages to suit each guest’s individual interests. Moreover, go further than ever before in 2023 and 2024 as both Discovery Yachts visit 357 extraordinary ports across 85 voyages. These voyages include 54 remarkable countries, traversing seven continents.

Meanwhile, discover a world of exquisite natural beauty and breathtaking wildlife while indulging in truly all-inclusive ultra-luxury. Soar above and discover the many wonders beyond the horizon in one of two state-of-the-art helicopters. Moreover, dive below and explore the delights and mysteries of the ocean on an unforgettable excursion in our custom-built submarine, Scenic Neptune.

On the other hand, Scenic caters for up to only 228 guests (200 guests in Antarctica). Additionally, the World’s First Discovery Yachts™ feature an impressive array of indoor and outdoor spaces for an intimate luxury voyage. Moreover, the low guest numbers also enable multiple landings and endless exploration in Zodiac, kayak and stand-up paddle board expeditions. Hence, there’s always a little more to discover. 

Enjoy up to 10 truly all-inclusive dining experiences, nine bars and lounges, the indulgent wellness facilities, and a dedicated Observation Lounge and Terrace. Also, watch the world go by from your luxuriously appointed private verandah suite with dedicated butler service, available for every guest.

Scenic Eclipse, is where ultra-luxury meets discovery.

What’s New

Discover Scenic Eclipse II

With its innovative design, state-of-the-art technology and unrivalled discovery, a new era of expedition cruising when Scenic Eclipse II sets sail in April 2023. Enjoy enhanced ultra-luxury spaces, new culinary experiences and soar above by helicopter. Dive deep below in the next generation submarine Scenic Neptune II. Moreover, indulge in truly all-inclusive ultra-luxury, from spacious suites with butler service, to the extensive 550m2 Senses Spa, and up to 10 exceptional dining experiences. Furthermore, be immersed in the extraordinary with exceptional on shore exploration, led by an expert Discovery Team.

What’s Included 

On board inclusions

  • Spacious all-verandah suite accommodation
  • Personal service with a close to 1:1 guest-to-staff ratio
  • Butler service for every guest
  • All-inclusive dining and beverages
  • Senses Spa, gym, yoga and pilates studio
  • Indoor and outdoor swimming and plunge pools
  • Expert Discovery Leaders & education program on selected cruise
  • Daily entertainment
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi^
  • Return airport transfers

Onshore inclusions

  • Comprehensive choice of all-inclusive shore excursions
  • Discovery excursions with an expert Discovery Team on Discovery and Expedition vogyages
  • Exclusive Scenic Enrich experiences and Scenic Freechoice activities on Cruise and Discovery Voyages
  • Expert Discovery Team and local guides


Go further than ever before in 2023 and 2024. With two Discovery Yachts visiting 357 extraordinary ports across 85 voyages in 54 remarkable countries, traversing seven continents, you will uncover the world you never knew existed.

Vessels & Passenger information

Number of vessels in fleet

Two Discovery Yachts: Scenic Eclipse and Scenic Eclipse II

Passenger numbers 

Up to only 228 guests (200 guests in Antarctica)