The best Settlers of Catan expansions 2021

The Settlers of Catan will be 25 years old in 2020. In this list we have picked out the best Catan expansions 2021 for you. With these expansions, every Settlers game will be different.

Order of the settlers expansions

  1. Seafarers
  2. Cities & Knights
  3. Traders & Barbarians
  4. Explorers & Pirates

In addition, there are some mini-expansions and so-called scenarios. But more about that below in our Catan top expansions list.

Extra 5-6 Player Catan Expansions

Catan is actually designed for 3-4 players. However, extra 5-6 player expansions exist for all major expansions as well as for the Catan Basic Game:

Looking for a completely standalone Settlers variant?

Not only are there expansions of Catan, there are also completely standalone Settlers games apart from the original. We have created an extra list for you: The best Settlers of Catan variants.

Which is the best Settlers expansion?

Which one do you think is the best Settlers of Catan expansion? Write us at tibi+brettspiele@cephea.de.

List with the best Settlers of Catan expansions

Enclosed now our overview with the best Settlers of Catan expansions 2021:

This list was last updated on September 1, 2021. We compared 23 board games for this list and selected the top 20. There's also a print version for this list.
  1. Catan: Seafarers

    All details for the board game Catan: Seafarers and similar games

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    More details for Catan: Seafarers
    • Players3 - 4 Players
    • Playtime90 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy

    Video reviews for Catan: Seafarers

    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "Catan: Seafarers" von "BoardGameGeek"
      YouTube Review vom Spiel "Catan: Seafarers" von "BoardGameGeek"Sprache
  2. Catan: Big Box

    All details for the board game Catan: Big Box and similar games
    🔥 Deal: 45% cheaper than the best Geizhals deal, likely for a short time only!
    More details for Catan: Big Box
    • Players3 - 6 Players
    • Playtime75 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
    🔥 Great price!40€ atAmazon.de
  3. Catan: Big Box

    All details for the board game Catan: Big Box and similar games
    🔥 Deal: 45% cheaper than the best Geizhals deal, likely for a short time only!
    More details for Catan: Big Box
    • Players1 - 6 Players
    • Playtime75 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
    🔥 Great price!40€ atAmazon.de
  4. Catan: Treasures, Dragons & Adventurers

    All details for the board game Catan: Treasures, Dragons & Adventurers and similar games
    • Players3 - 4 Players
    • Playtime90 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  5. Catan: Cities & Knights

    All details for the board game Catan: Cities & Knights and similar games
    • Players3 - 4 Players
    • Playtime90 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium
  6. Catan: 5-6 Player Extension

    All details for the board game Catan: 5-6 Player Extension and similar games
    • Players5 - 6 Players
    • Playtime120 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
    👍 Good price!12€ atAmazon.de
  7. CATAN 3D Collector's Edition

    All details for the board game CATAN 3D Collector's Edition and similar games
    • Players3 - 4 Players
    • Playtime45 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium
    👍 Good price!1506€ atAmazon.de
  8. Catan: Seafarers – 5-6 Player Extension

    All details for the board game Catan: Seafarers – 5-6 Player Extension and similar games
    • Players5 - 6 Players
    • Playtime120 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  9. Die Siedler von Catan: Der Schokoladenmarkt

    All details for the board game Die Siedler von Catan: Der Schokoladenmarkt and similar games
    • Players3 - 4 Players
    • Playtime75 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  10. Catan: Cities & Knights – Legend of the Conquerors

    All details for the board game Catan: Cities & Knights – Legend of the Conquerors and similar games
    • Players3 - 4 Players
    • Playtime90 - 120 Minutes
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium
  11. Catan: Traders & Barbarians

    All details for the board game Catan: Traders & Barbarians and similar games
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime60 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium
    👍 Good price!20€ atAmazon.de
  12. Catan: Cities & Knights – 5-6 Player Extension

    All details for the board game Catan: Cities & Knights – 5-6 Player Extension and similar games
    • Players5 - 6 Players
    • Playtime120 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium
    🔥 Great price!11€ atAmazon.de
  13. De Kolonisten van Catan: De Koloniën

    All details for the board game De Kolonisten van Catan: De Koloniën and similar games
    • Players3 - 4 Players
    • Playtime90 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  14. Catan Scenario: Crop Trust

    All details for the board game Catan Scenario: Crop Trust and similar games
    • Players3 - 4 Players
    • Playtime90 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy

    Video reviews for Catan Scenario: Crop Trust

    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "Catan Scenario: Crop Trust" von "BoardGameGeek"
      YouTube Review vom Spiel "Catan Scenario: Crop Trust" von "BoardGameGeek"Sprache
  15. Die Siedler von Catan: Historische Szenarien II

    All details for the board game Die Siedler von Catan: Historische Szenarien II and similar games
    • Players4 - 6 Players
    • Playtime90 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  16. Catan: Traders & Barbarians – 5-6 Player Extension

    All details for the board game Catan: Traders & Barbarians – 5-6 Player Extension and similar games
    • Players5 - 6 Players
    • Playtime90 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  17. Die Siedler von Catan: Atlantis – Szenarien & Varianten

    All details for the board game Die Siedler von Catan: Atlantis – Szenarien & Varianten and similar games
    • Players3 - 4 Players
    • Playtime60 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  18. Die Siedler von Catan: Historische Szenarien

    All details for the board game Die Siedler von Catan: Historische Szenarien and similar games
    • Players3 - 4 Players
    • Playtime90 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium
  19. Catan: Explorers & Pirates – 5-6 Player Extension

    All details for the board game Catan: Explorers & Pirates – 5-6 Player Extension and similar games
    • Players5 - 6 Players
    • Playtime120 - 150 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium
    👍 Good price!13€ atAmazon.de
  20. Catan: 25 Jahre Jubiläums-Edition

    All details for the board game Catan: 25 Jahre Jubiläums-Edition and similar games
    🔥 Deal: 13% cheaper than the best Geizhals deal, likely for a short time only!
    More details for Catan: 25 Jahre Jubiläums-Edition
    • Players3 - 4 Players
    • Playtime60 - 120 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    🔥 Great price!100€ atAmazon.de

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