Scenic Eclipse Timeline

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Scenic Eclipse is the result of years of dedication and passion to producing a market leading ocean cruiser. Built to traverse the world’s mightiest waters, our specially-commissioned yachts can access remote locations and small ports, ensuring even the toughest of ocean currents has minimal impact.

From a mere concept, to the production of this spectacular vessel, follow our story from the beginning and take a look at the progress we’ve made, learning how Scenic’s latest chapter was, and still is being, written. 

October 2018

With just a few balconies and the heli deck to mount, the hull and superstructure of Scenic Eclipse will soon be complete. The fit-out of our ultra-luxury interiors continues at pace, with final exterior painting ready to take place.



February 2018

Following the extraordinary global interest in the soon-to-launch 6-star Scenic Eclipse, the flagship will be joined by a sister ship, Scenic Eclipse II - Launching in 2021.

September 2017 

In September, we held an exclusive Scenic Eclipse event at the Royal Geographical Society in London. Guests were treated to a talk from Sir Ranulph Fiennes who shared tales of his expeditions to the ends of the earth, including many destinations visited by Scenic Eclipse. 

January 2018

Scenic Eclipse, Pula, Croatia

On January 31 2018, Scenic Eclipse celebrated its float out from the ship yard in Pula, Croatia. With the exterior construction almost complete, the ship is ready to begin the fit out process.

July 2017

Watch our video to discover some of the incredible destinations you can visit on Scenic Eclipse.

April 2017

keel-laying ceremony

On Friday 28 April there was a special keel-laying ceremony at the Uljanik Shipyard JSC in Pula, Croatia. The ceremony was attended by Glen Moroney, who had the honour of fixing the coin, as is keel-laying tradition.

April 2017

Three new brochures - Scenic Eclipse, Scenic Discovery Voyages: Europe & The Americas, and Scenic Polar Voyages – Arctic and Antarctica are launched, heralding a new direction for Scenic and ocean cruising in general.

Eclipse brochure

November 2016

The ship building process begins, as Glen Moroney has the honour of assisting in the official steel cutting ceremony.

January 2016

Scenic Eclipse is announced to the press at an exclusive event at The Ivy and the 2018/19 Preview Brochure is released.

Scenic Eclipse Antarctica


a hand holding a bottle

Scenic's Owner, Glen Moroney, sets his sights on creating the world's first Discovery Yacht, and Scenic's first ocean cruise ship.

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