Ultra-luxury Silversea has unveiled its new 2017 Voyages and Expeditions digital brochure, now available at Silversea.com/brochures.
The attractive picture book showcases a program of over 260 itineraries exploring seven continents and more than 800 destinations aboard its fleet of nine ocean and expedition ships.
“Whether you’re looking for a relaxing voyage to picturesque shores or an exhilarating adventure in exotic lands, our new brochure presents a remarkable range of inspired itineraries and enriching programs that will help you create the perfect luxury vacation experience,” said Karen Christensen, Silversea’s General Manager & Director Sales / Marketing, Australasia.
Following are a few highlights of 2017:
Launching in April 2017, Silver Muse is the epitome of Silversea’s award-winning ultra-luxury lifestyle. With room for only 596 guests, her diminutive size continues the line’s tradition of intimacy and personalised service, luxury and all-inclusive lifestyle, and the delight of venturing into secluded harbours where big ships cannot go. During her inaugural year, she will visit 34 countries and over 130 ports, offering the chance to visit a remarkable 52 UNESCO World Heritage Sites, from ancient Greek temples through to historic Caribbean fortresses.
World Cruise 2017
Departing 6 January 2017, Silver Whisper‘s 116-day World Cruise will sail from San Francisco Bay for the idyllic isles of Hawaii and cross the International Date Line to the South Pacific, New Zealand, and Australia. Then, weaving her way through such tropical wonderlands as Bali and Sandakan, she will arrive at the shores of vibrant Shanghai, Hong Kong, and Singapore, before setting a course for the ancient temples of India, Arabia’s enchanting desert dunes, and the storied capitals of the Mediterranean.
Grand Voyages 2017
Guests of Silversea may discover the dramatic diversity of South America while sailing roundtrip from Fort Lauderdale aboard one of two bespoke voyages: a 63-day Silver Spirit cruise departing on 16 January 2017, and a 66-day cruise aboard the line’s newest ship, Silver Muse, departing on 13 October 2017.
Monte Carlo Grand Prix
Silver Spirit will overnight in Monte Carlo on 27 May 2017, during the city’s famous Grand Prix Formula One racing event.
Festa del Redentore
Silver Spirit will overnight in Venice July 15 and 16, during the celebrations of the Festa del Redentore, offering guests the opportunity to experience the city’s amazing display of fireworks and other festivities.
Cruise Days — Hamburg
Two Silver Wind voyages in September will overnight in Hamburg during the historic port’s annual Cruise Days event, when the city welcomes the world of cruises with special attractions and entertainment.
Thames River & Corinth Canal
Unique small ship privileges are highlighted on nine cruises when Silver Cloud and Silver Wind sail the Thames River to dock near (or depart from) Tower Bridge in the heart of historic London, and on three voyages when Silver Cloud andSilver Wind transit the Mediterranean’s narrow Corinth Canal — journeys most cruise ships are too large to navigate.
Silver Shadow returns to explore the majestic natural wonders of Alaska on 16 seven-day voyages between Seward and Vancouver.
Silversea’s luxury expedition fleet will expand to four ships in November 2017 when Silver Cloud joins Silver Explorer,Silver Discoverer, and Silver Galapagos. Fresh from an extensive refurbishment and conversion to an ice-class expedition ship, Silver Cloud launches a series of Antarctica voyages in November and December, featuring itineraries from 10 to 19 days, and sailing mostly roundtrip from Ushuaia.
Silver Discoverer’s new 16-day, Colombo-to-Kolkata cruise departs 11 February 2017 to explore the Andaman Islands and make the first-ever cruise ship visit to Bangladesh, with explorations of Chittagong, Maheshkhali Island, and the Sundarbans, one of the world’s largest mangrove forests and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Torngat Mountains National Park
A rare visit to Canada’s remote Torngat Mountains National Park, renowned for its spectacular natural scenery, highlights a 31 August 2017 Silver Explorer expedition focused on Greenland and the Canadian Arctic, sailing 15 days from Kangerlussuaq to St. John’s.
The expert guides of Silver Galapagos will continue to share their passion for these pristine and biologically diverse islands on two alternating seven-day itineraries exploring the north central and western isles.
To view this brochure, visit Silversea.com/brochures or contact your travel professional or Silversea Cruises on +61 2 9255 0600 or 1300 306 872 (Australia) or 0800 701 427 (New Zealand).