Small Ship Adventure Co.

The Small Ship Adventure Co is Australia’s only true small ship specialist for travellers looking to experience the world on an intimate small ship cruise. At The Small Ship Adventure Co, we believe that smaller is better. Smaller means “Up-close and personal” and isn’t that what your adventure cruise experience should be? The choice is yours…and what is more liberating in life than choice!


Founded: 2010


No. of Vessels

  • 14 vessels sailing worldwide (including Alaska, Antarctica, Hawaii and Mexico) ranging from 22 passenger vessels to up 114 passengers



  • 50+
  • Family, friends, couples and singles
  • Selected ‘Kids in Nature’ family friendly departures



  • Hairdryers, iPod docking station & TV/DVD players


Dining & Beverages

  • Inspired and varied cuisine
  • Tea, coffee and snacks available
  • Complimentary beverages, including select wines and spirits, soft drinks etc on selected vessels


Ship Facilities

  • Outside deck areas, sun deck, lounge area, saloon bar with piano on selected ships
  • Stocked library and DVD collection
  • Fitness equipment, hot tub, spa services with sauna, massage room on selected ships
  • Complimentary use of kayaks and skiffs


Cruise Price Inclusions

  • Selected shore exclusions
  • On board activities
  • Kids program and activities (on selected departures)
  • On board accommodation
  • All on board meals