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Silversea Announces World Cruise 2018 Featuring Awe-Inspiring Lands from Aqaba to Tasmania And Beyond

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Ultra-luxury Silversea Cruises opened the books today on its World Cruise 2018, an incomparable 121-day sailing from Los Angeles to Rome, departing 06 January, 2018 This magnificent odyssey will be hosted aboard the elegant, all-suite Silver Whisper, allowing travellers to voyage in unsurpassed luxury to 60 destinations in 21 countries across the globe, and including virtually every highlight recommended by the line’s veteran world cruise guests.  Plus, with 17 overnight calls and 13 late-night stays, guests will have ample time to fully immerse themselves in local culture.


The unique voyage, titled “La Grande Bellezza,” will sail west across the Pacific to the beautiful lands of Hawaii, French Polynesia, and New Zealand, then weave a path through the Java Sea to fascinating Bali, Probolinggo, Semarang, and Borneo, and to a host of exotic isles in the Philippines.  After two nights in Hong Kong and overnight stays in Ho Chi Minh City, Bangkok and Singapore, Silver Whisper will follow the route of ancient spice traders to Sri Lanka, India, and Oman.  Then she will continue through the Red Sea to fabled Luxor and Petra, storied islands in Greece, and along the coast of Italy to Rome.

“World Cruise 2018 is an enriching epic adventure designed for experienced travellers,” said Karen Christensen, Silversea’s General Manager & Director Sales/Marketing, Australasia.  “Guests will be able to visit some of the most amazing places on the planet, witnessing such incredible wonders as the Great Barrier Reef, the blue lagoons of Polynesia, and mystic Ha Long Bay, returning every evening to the comfort and all-inclusive luxury of Silver Whisper.”

Guests will enjoy an exceptional onboard enrichment program featuring distinguished destination experts, academics, journalists, diplomats and other specialists.  Local entertainment, cooking demonstrations, wine tastings, and regional specialties will provide further immersion in each global destination.

 A Host of Added-Value Benefits

 Guests sailing the complete World Cruise will enjoy a variety of special amenities and events, including a Bon Voyage reception and overnight hotel stay in Los Angeles on 05 January 2018, transfers (between airport, hotel and Silver Whisper), complimentary baggage valet service, a US$4,000 onboard spending credit (per suite), complimentary laundry and dry cleaning service, complimentary unlimited Wi-Fi, and special commemorative gifts.  Plus, details on other exciting exclusive events and Silversea Experiences will be announced later.

World Cruise 2018 fares start at AU$76,250 per person, based on double occupancy.  To view the complete itinerary, visitSilversea.com/destinations/world-cruise/world-cruise-2018 or contact your travel professional or Silversea Cruises on +61 2 9255 0600 or 1300306 872.

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