Adventure cruise specialist operator Polar Routes has forged a new partnership with the new look Swan Hellenic.

The cruise line is returning to the polar regions with two new expedition ships from 2021-22.

The line is introducing new vessels Minerva in November and Vega next April.

Polar Routes co-founder and managing director Martin Johnson said: “We are delighted to be offering Swan Hellenic’s full suite of expedition cruises to Antarctica and the Arctic, on their two brand new, boutique expedition ships, fully packaged and protected.

“Plus, guests will be able to enjoy some exciting launch offers in the coming weeks when they book their Swan Hellenic 2021-22 Antarctica voyage with our polar specialists.”

Swan Hellenic marketing vice president Mario Bounas added: “We are thrilled to be represented by such a renowned partner as Polar Routes on our journey of relaunching the iconic brand of Swan Hellenic.”