World-renowned adventurer, explorer and environmentalist, Mike Horn, has been named as Explora Journeys‘ brand ambassador.
Horn possesses a wealth of experience in expeditions to some of the world’s most remote and challenging environments. He has crossed the Arctic, Antarctic and Amazon, as well as sailing solo around the world, among many other feats. He is also a dedicated environmentalist whose work with communities and conservation organisations worldwide has helped to promote sustainable living and protect the planet’s delicate ecosystems.
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As an ambassador for Explora Journeys, Mike Horn will work closely with the brand’s team to develop adventure destination experiences and unique onboard enrichment programs. Drawing on his vast knowledge and expertise, he will lead guests in exploring some of the world’s most remote and pristine locations, helping them to create unforgettable memories.
The inaugural Iceland and Greenland Journey, ‘Arctic Geyser, Calving Glaciers, and Fiery Lands of Ice’, will sail from Reykjavik to New York City from 9–25 September 2023. During this journey, Horn will take Explora Journeys’ guests on two different hikes in remote areas of Greenland. Guests will also have the opportunity to join him for a seminar on Setting Goals and Being Resilient onboard EXPLORA I, where he will talk about how he prepares himself for his extreme expeditions and the importance of drawing upon these practices in other aspects of our daily life.
Michael Ungerer, CEO Explora Journeys, said he was thrilled to welcome Mike Horn to the Explora Journeys family.
“Mike’s dedication to adventure and the environment fits perfectly with our brand values, and we’re excited to work with him to create unforgettable and sustainable experiences for our discerning travellers.”
“I am impressed by the sustainability initiatives of the Cruise Division of MSC Group,” Horn commented. “Their dedication to innovation and technology aligns with my vision for a world in which we all have to adapt to an ever-changing environment. I am delighted to work closely with Explora Journeys to attain significant accomplishments, promote sustainability and create unforgettable experiences that connect us with nature.”
Learn more about Mike Horn here and the inaugural Iceland and Greenland itinerary from Reykjavik to New York City here.