Indulge in the spirit of Christmas this year with an exclusive family adventure with Silversea. Create once-in-a-lifetime memories while sailing the world’s most breathtaking and desirable destinations this festive season. Take comfort in the knowledge that aboard Silversea, everything is taken care of, affording guests the opportunity to sit back, relax and enjoy this magical time of the year. Guests aboard Silversea’s Christmas voyages can expect unique itineraries, exceptional levels of service and unparalleled fine dining.
Karen Christensen, General Manager and Director Sales/Marketing, Australasia, shares her insights on the advantages of cruising during the Christmas period.
“This festive season, guests can immerse themselves in an all-inclusive Silversea voyage, removing the need to prepare for this busy period. From the moment guests step aboard, everyone can simply relax while Silversea’s attentive staff and personal butlers cater to every whim.
Showcasing the captivating, beautiful and dramatic landscapes of both close-to-home and far-flung destinations, Silversea guests can explore the rich history of local cultures whilst sampling only the most exquisite Relais & Châteaux cuisine.”
Silversea provides guests with the opportunity to discover magnificent destinations before returning to their exquisite ocean-view suites with a private butler service, ensuring guests are relaxed this Christmas.
FEATURED DESTINATIONS OVER CHRISTMAS 2015:
V7528: Departing Ushuaia, Argentina on 22 December 2015 on a 12-day round-trip, guests can experience a ‘White Christmas’ this festive season aboard Silver Explorer. Amid this distinctive splendour, guests can marvel at spectacular iceberg sculptures and calving glaciers. On Christmas Day, embrace the possibility of up-close encounters with Gentoo, Chinstrap and Adelie Penguins during an included shore excursion led by the onboard Expedition Team. Prices are per person starting from AU$21,010 in an Explorer Suite, double occupancy.
V3535: Departing Singapore on 21 December 2015 on a 15-day round-trip, explore the captivating countries of Myanmar, Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand aboard Silver Shadow. Christmas Eve will see guests enjoying an Elephant Camp or a Thai Cooking Class in beautiful Phuket. On Boxing Day, guests will have the chance to experience the stunning Shwedagon pagoda by candlelight. Prices are per person starting from AU$10,350 in a Terrace Suite, double occupancy.
V9526: Travelling from Auckland to Dunedin, this 14-day voyage through New Zealand’s Antipodes and Sub-Antarctic Islands departs 20 December 2015. Silver Discoverer invites guests to fall under the spell of New Zealand’s natural wonders, trek across the crater of an active volcano or experience the magnificent Milford Sound. Spend Christmas Eve in Abel Tasman National Park, and Boxing Day at the breathtaking Milford Sound. Highlights of this voyage also include travelling through salt-stunted rata trees and ferns on Campbell Island and spotting a range of wildlife, from elephant seals to penguins. Prices are per person starting from AU$15,650 in an Explorer Suite, double occupancy.
V1535: Departing Mombasa, Kenya on 20 December 2015, guests aboard this epic voyage will embark on a 16-day cruise to Cape Town, South Africa. Silver Cloud will cruise along the eastern African Coast this festive season where guests have the opportunity to see the iconic Big Five, Table Mountain and the Valley of a Thousand Hills. Guests can experience life on a laid-back Indian Ocean islands and deepen their knowledge of the culture of African, Indian, and Arab influences in exotic Zanzibar. Christmas Eve and Boxing Day are spent meeting the endemic wildlife of Madagascar. Prices are per person starting from AU$9,250 in a Vista Suite, double occupancy.
Silversea’s fares include all-suite accommodation with butler service, gourmet meals with menus inspired by Relais & Châteaux, complimentary wines, Champagne and spirits served throughout the ship and all gratuities. Silversea Expedition voyages also include all shore and Zodiac excursions, as well as the services of an onboard Expedition Team.