Silversea’s purpose-built Silver Explorer expedition cruise ship has been designed specifically for navigating waters in some of the world’s most remote destinations, including both of earth’s polar regions. A strengthened hull with a Lloyd’s Register ice-class notation (1A) for passenger vessels enables the Silver Explorer to safely push through ice floes with ease. A fleet of Zodiac boats allows Silversea Expedition guests to visit even the most off-the-beaten path locations and an expert Expedition Team provides insight and understanding to each unforgettable Silver Explorer luxury cruise adventure.
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All-Inclusive Luxury. Signature Silversea Style.
Behind Silver Explorer’s ice-strengthened hull there exists a degree of luxury unmatched in expedition cruising. Enjoy exceptional amenities on your Silversea Expedition voyage:
ALL OCEAN-VIEW ACCOMMODATION
The largest average accommodation size of any expedition ship, each with private bath and an elegant ambience of unrivalled luxury.
A BUTLER FOR EVERYONE
Butler service in every suite, every stateroom.
SUPERLATIVE SERVICE AND GENUINE HOSPITALITY
Crew to guest ratio of nearly 1 to 1
COMPLIMENTARY HOSTED ADVENTURES ASHORE
Unearth fascinating dimensions of culture, adventure, history, science and the environment through a diverse collection of complimentary shoreside experiences and distinctive onboard events.
EXPERT EXPEDITION TEAM
Travel with explorers, scientists, authors, photographers and destination experts at your side as you discover remote and remarkable environments.
COMPLIMENTARY BEVERAGES SERVED THROUGHOUT THE SHIP
Choose from a premium selection of fine wines, champagnes, spirits, bottled water, soft drinks and specialty coffees – all with Silversea’s compliments.
All onboard gratuities are included – none are ever expected.
When and with whom you dine is up to you.
No tuxedos or formal evening dress required
GOURMET MENUS BY RELAIS & CHATEAUX
Silversea’s preferred culinary partner.
COMPLIMENTARY 24-HOUR ROOM SERVICE
A late-night snack or full breakfast, lunch or dinner delivered at your request – with no charge and no tipping.
COMPLIMENTARY PARKA (for Polar voyages) AND WATER-RESISTANT BACKPACK
Professional gear for your authentic expedition.
OPEN BRIDGE POLICY
Visits are welcome 24 hours a day, except when in port, during periods of inclement weather, and for safety reasons at the Captain’s discretion.
SHIP-WIDE INTERNET ACCESS AND CELLULAR PHONE SERVICE
A full range of Beauty Salon services is available for both men and women including hairstyling, manicures and pedicures.
Appointments for these chargeable services may be made on board the ship.
We have sourced some of the highest quality products for you to keep or take home to your loved ones. Hand-picked for their pertinence to your Silver Explorer experience, the enhanced on board boutique stocks logo items, perfumes, jewellery, souvenirs plus much, much more…
The Connoisseur’s Corner offers exceptional cognacs along with a premium selection of cigars for purchase.
The Fitness Centre is open daily and offers a treadmill, elliptical trainer, stationary bike and a weight machine.
Email friends and family back home or surf the web for a nominal fee. Headphones and complimentary black and white laser printing are also available.
The Library has an extensive selection of hardcover books, magazines, reference materials and newspapers, as well as audio listening stations. On-Demand Movies are available and can be viewed on your in-suite entertainment centre.
Tor’s Observation Library
The Tor’s Observation Library offers panoramic views. Here you will find comfortable seats to enjoy a beverage and watch the ever-changing view throughout your cruise.
The Panorama Lounge is specially designed to provide an uninterrupted view of the day’s destination from the comfort of the ship’s interior. This is an ideal place to unwind, listen to the pianist and enjoy a nightcap with new friends.
The Spa At Silversea
Relax your body and mind with a wide range of soothing spa therapies including facials, body wraps and massages. Sauna and steam rooms are perfect for relaxing before your spa treatment or after a long nature hike.
Appointments for spa services may be made on board the ship.
Gather in The Theatre to hear fascinating tales of adventure or to learn about the region’s endemic wildlife and remarkable nature. Lectures and seminars are presented by knowledgeable experts in a variety of scientific fields throughout the cruise.
- The Restaurant
The Restaurant serves contemporary, international cuisine in a warm and elegant ambiance. Whilst breakfast and lunch are served buffet style, dinner is served à la carte. The Restaurant offers open-seating, meaning you are free to dine where and with whom you please during your cruise.
- The Grill
Poolside convenience for lunch and dinner. When the stars come out, this popular eatery is transformed into an interactive Hot Rock dining venue where fresh seafood and prime cuts are grilled table side on a heated volcanic plate.
- Lloyd’s Register
- Ice-class rating: 1A
- Crew: 117
- Officers: International
- Guests: 130
- Tonnage: 6,072
- Length: 354 ft/ 107.9 m
- Width: 52 ft/ 15.8 m
- Speed: 14 knots
- Passenger decks: 5
- Refurbished: 2009
- Registry: Bahamas
|Date||Cruise||Ship||Departure||Return||Min Price||Save up to*|
|12 Oct 19||17 Night Expedition Cruise||Silver Explorer||Fort Lauderdale (Port Everglades)||Puntarenas||$14,162||Select|
|29 Oct 19||11 Night Expedition Cruise||Silver Explorer||Puntarenas||Guayaquil (Quito)||$10,185||Select|
|09 Nov 19||14 Night Expedition Cruise||Silver Explorer||Guayaquil (Quito)||Valparaiso (Santiago)||$22,892||Select|
|23 Nov 19||12 Night Expedition Cruise||Silver Explorer||Valparaiso (Santiago)||Ushuaia||Select|
|05 Dec 19||12 Night Antarctica Cruise||Silver Explorer||Ushuaia||Ushuaia||$30,555||Select|
|17 Dec 19||18 Night Antarctica Cruise||Silver Explorer||Ushuaia||Ushuaia||$40,546||Select|
|04 Jan 20||12 Night Antarctica Cruise||Silver Explorer||Ushuaia||Ushuaia||Select|
|16 Jan 20||18 Night Antarctica Cruise||Silver Explorer||Ushuaia||Ushuaia||$44,620||Select|
|03 Feb 20||18 Night Antarctica Cruise||Silver Explorer||Ushuaia||Ushuaia||$37,830||Select|
|21 Feb 20||12 Night Antarctica Cruise||Silver Explorer||Ushuaia||Ushuaia||$19,400||Select|
|04 Mar 20||14 Night Expedition Cruise||Silver Explorer||Ushuaia||Valparaiso (Santiago)||$13,968||Select|
|27 Mar 20||14 Night Expedition Cruise||Silver Explorer||Easter Island||Papeete||Select|
|10 Apr 20||13 Night Expedition Cruise||Silver Explorer||Papeete||Lautoka||Select|
|24 Apr 20||17 Night Expedition Cruise||Silver Explorer||Lautoka||Cairns||Select|
|11 May 20||16 Night Expedition Cruise||Silver Explorer||Cairns||Apra||$18,139||Select|
|27 May 20||11 Night Expedition Cruise||Silver Explorer||Apra||Kobe||$11,543||Select|
|07 Jun 20||11 Night Expedition Cruise||Silver Explorer||Kobe||Otaru||$13,871||Select|
|18 Jun 20||18 Night Expedition Cruise||Silver Explorer||Otaru||Otaru||$28,518||Select|
|06 Jul 20||18 Night Expedition Cruise||Silver Explorer||Otaru||Seward||$18,236||Select|
|23 Jul 20||18 Night Expedition Cruise||Silver Explorer||Seward||Nome||$18,236||Select|
|10 Aug 20||12 Night Expedition Cruise||Silver Explorer||Nome||Nome||$14,453||Select|
|22 Aug 20||25 Night Arctic Cruise||Silver Explorer||Nome||Tromso||$56,260||Select|
|17 Sep 20||14 Night Arctic Cruise||Silver Explorer||Tromso||Reykjavik||$23,571||Select|
|01 Oct 20||13 Night Arctic Cruise||Silver Explorer||Reykjavik||Halifax||$19,400||Select|
|31 Oct 20||8 Night Expedition Cruise||Silver Explorer||Colon||Guayaquil (Quito)||$7,372||Select|
|17 Nov 20||14 Night Expedition Cruise||Silver Explorer||Easter Island||Papeete||$22,601||Select|
|11 Dec 20||10 Night Expedition Cruise||Silver Explorer||Auckland||Dunedin||$10,088||Select|
|21 Dec 20||14 Night Expedition Cruise||Silver Explorer||Dunedin||Dunedin||$19,885||Select|
|04 Jan 21||14 Night Expedition Cruise||Silver Explorer||Dunedin||Dunedin||$19,594||Select|
|18 Jan 21||22 Night Antarctica Cruise||Silver Explorer||Dunedin||Dunedin||$43,068||Select|
|09 Feb 21||15 Night Expedition Cruise||Silver Explorer||Dunedin||Melbourne||$20,952||Select|
|24 Feb 21||25 Night Expedition Cruise||Silver Explorer||Melbourne||Darwin||Select|
|20 Oct 20||11 Night Expedition Cruise||Silver Explorer||Fort Lauderdale (Port Everglades)||Colon||$9,409||Select|
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