By KarryOn @karryontravel20 Apr 2017She’s been dubbed the ‘World’s First Discovery Yacht’, which will not only introduce cruisers to 6-star expedition cruising but also mark a new direction for Scenic. A little over a year before her launch, the cruise and tour operator is giving travellers a sneak preview of what they can expect in each Scenic Eclipse itinerary with the release of three new brochures. On shelves today are Scenic Eclipse, Scenic Discovery Voyages: Europe & The Americas, and Scenic Polar Voyages – Arctic and Antarctica. Here’s what you and your clients can expect: Sail the seas in luxury fit for royalty The 6-star ultra-luxury mega yacht for only 228 guests – 200 in the Arctic and Antarctica –launches in the Mediterranean on 31 August 2018. Scenic Eclipse takes ocean cruising to a whole new level – marrying luxury, discovery and safety, and giving guests the opportunity to explore above and beyond what was previously imaginable. The ship’s intimate size means you’ll dock in unique locations and smaller ports that larger ships simply cannot reach. Sleep in the most luxurious suites Scenic sets the benchmark for the standard of ocean-cruising suites. Every one of the 114 spacious and beautifully designed suites features a private verandah and lounge area. Akin to the finest hotels in the world, ranging in size from the generous 32 square metre Verandah Suites to the 247 square metre two-bedroom Penthouse Suite, a Scenic Eclipse suite is one of the greatest luxuries you’ll have. Fine dining and drinks for every tastebud Nine dining venues are available, from the laid-back Azure Bar & Café to Lumière French fine dining, plus 24-hour in-suite dining. Menus feature the finest fare, including regional specialities sourced from local suppliers. Not to mention unlimited complimentary beverages, including an in-suite minibar. All-inclusive, opulent extras Scenic has thought of everything so guests don’t have to lift a finger (or wallet): personal service with an almost 1:1 guest-to-staff ratio; butler service for every guest; Spa Sanctuary and plunge pools; expert Discovery Leaders an all cruises; indoor and outdoor swimming pools; all tipping and gratuities, and much, much more. All-inclusive shore excursions From exclusive Scenic Enrich experiences to expert-led Scenic Freechoice activities and discovery excursions by Zodiac, kayak, e-bike, snorkelling and more, guests will have myriad activities to choose from – without paying anything extra. Innovative design Inspired by the sleek contours of a sailing yacht and designed to glide through ocean currents with ease, Scenic Eclipse is built to the highest international safety standards, utilising state-of-the-art technology and GPS dynamic positioning, plus a host of safety features including stabiliser fins. A rating of Ice Class 1A^ (Polar Class 6), the highest of any luxury vessel, enables the safest navigation through Arctic and Antarctic waters. Beyond adventure She will take you to places previously thought inaccessible, thanks to on board helicopters and a submarine. For an additional fee, guests can explore a whole new dimension of wonder, from above and below. Scuba experiences are also available. Click here to download the Scenic Eclipse brochure. Discovery Voyages From the bright beauty of Croatia to the crystalline waters of Cuba and South America’s coastline, guests can choose from myriad options in Europe and the Americas. Scenic has also combined some of their most popular land itineraries so guests can cherry-pick their dream cruise and go seamlessly from Scenic Eclipse to an escorted land journey. Click here to download the Scenic Discovery Voyages brochure. Polar Voyages Cruise to Antarctica, South Georgia and the Falklands; visit the fjords of Norway and Chile, Svalbard in the High Arctic or follow the Viking trail across Scotland, Iceland and Greenland to Atlantic Canada. Guests can also combine their voyage with a land adventure. Click here to download the Scenic Polar Voyages brochure. Rediscovery Voyages For those who like to spend more time on the high seas to rediscover their passions, or want a 6-star experience at a lower price, our cruises traversing the Atlantic and along the coastlines of South America are the perfect choice. Are you excited for the new ship? Other stories you may like INCENTIVE: WIN a ticket to board Scenic Eclipse Meet Topdeck’s new BDM, Scenic’s GM & more Movers & Shakers Snap up the savings by booking an early bird holiday to North America now!