Silversea Expedition Cruises

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Explore exotic and secluded destinations in luxury with Silversea. The company offers expedition cruises to Antarctica, the Arctic and the Galapagos, as well as to remote regions in Africa, the Northern Atlantic and other locales. Silversea also offers oceangoing cruises on a fleet of 6-star cruise ships, to the Mediterranean, Asia, Alaska, the Caribbean, Africa and South America.

Each Silversea expedition ship boasts a fleet of Zodiacs that allow passengers to enjoy up-close encounters with wildlife and stunning views of natural landscapes. Guests can also join complimentary expeditions ashore guided by Silversea's experienced expedition team. Expert naturalists and special guest lecturers are on hand to share their intimate knowledge of each magnificent region.

On board, passengers can relax in comfort and style in all-suite accommodations that provide stunning ocean views. The superb service and vast array of amenities, including gourmet dining, complimentary beverages, a full-service spa and live entertainment, further enhance the Silverea experience.

  • Silversea offers small-ship expedition cruises to Antarctica, the Arctic, the Galapagos and other destinations.
  • Tours are classified according to the quality and amenities of accommodations and restaurants. Silversea specializes in deluxe travel, as Silversea cruises typically range from $600 to $700 per person, per day, plus airfare.
Expedition Cruises

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Silversea Expedition Cruises Days Starts In Ends In Company Quality* From**
East African Expedition -From Zulus to Dugongs   7   Durban, South Africa   Maputo, Mozambique   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
North Central Galapagos (Baltra to San Cristobal)   8   Baltra Island, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador   San Cristobal, Galapagos, Ecuador   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Western Galapagos (San Cristobal to Baltra)   8   San Cristobal, Galapagos, Ecuador   Baltra Island, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Western Galapagos 2018-2019 (San Cristobal to Baltra)   8   San Cristobal, Galapagos, Ecuador   Baltra Island, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
North Central Galapagos 2018-2019 (Baltra to San Cristobal)   8   Baltra Island, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador   San Cristobal, Galapagos, Ecuador   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
America’s Western Frontier   10   Vancouver, Canada   San Francisco, CA   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Expedition Svalbard   10   Longyearbyen, Norway   Tromso, Norway   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
In the Wake of Viking Longships   10   Reykjavik, Iceland   Kangerlussuaq, Greenland   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Classic Antarctica 2018-2019   11   Buenos Aires, Argentina   Buenos Aires, Argentina   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Kimberley Coast Expedition (Darwin to Broome)   11   Darwin, Australia   Broome, Australia   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Kimberley Coast Expedition (Broome to Darwin)   11   Broome, Australia   Darwin, Australia   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Faces of Melanesia   11   Honiara, Solomon Islands   Port Vila, Efate Island, Vanuatu   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Andaman Sea and Orangutans   11   Yangon, Myanmar   Singapore, Singapore   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Lands of the Humboldt Current   11   Valparaíso, Chile   Callao, Peru   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Classic Antarctica   11   Buenos Aires, Argentina   Buenos Aires, Argentina   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Celtic Spring   11   London, England   Dublin, Ireland   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Punta Arenas to Ushuaia   12   Punta Arenas, Chile   Ushuaia, Argentina   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Central and South American Wonders   12   Colon, Panama   Callao, Peru   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Mahe to Mahe   12   Mahe, Seychelles   Mahe, Seychelles   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Exploring the Infinite Indian Ocean   12   Port Louis, Mauritius   Zanzibar, Tanzania   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Maldives (Male) to Colombo   12   Male, Maldives   Colombo, Sri Lanka   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Indian Ocean Expedition: From Rainforests to Reefs   12   Port Louis, Mauritius   Port Louis, Mauritius   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Wild Coast of the Pacific USA   12   San Diego, CA   Vancouver, Canada   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Expedition Baja and Sea of Cortez   12   Mazatlan, Mexico   San Francisco, CA   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Lands of Fire of Ice   13   Longyearbyen, Norway   Kristiansund, Norway   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
From the Norwegian Fjords to the Ice Edge   13   Kristiansund, Norway   Longyearbyen, Norway   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
To the Land of the Midnight Sun   13   Leith, Scotland   Longyearbyen, Norway   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Mythical Lands of Bengal   13   Colombo, Sri Lanka   Phuket, Thailand   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
From the Untouched Lakshadweep Islands to Colourful Bollywood   13   Male, Maldives   Mumbai, India   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Islands of the Bering Sea and Alaskan Peninsula   13   Nome, AK   Seward, AK   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Splendors of Alaska   13   Seward, AK   Vancouver, Canada   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Expedition Kurils and Kamchatka   13   Otaru, Japan   Petropavlovsk, Russia   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Wilderness of Kamchatka   13   Petropavlovsk, Russia   Nome, AK   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Secrets of Vietnam and the Orient Sea   14   Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam   Hong Kong, China   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Kobe to Manila   14   Kobe, Japan   Manila, Philippines   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Manila to Koror   14   Manila, Philippines   Koror, Palau   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Pearls of the Pacific   14   Papeete, Tahiti   Lautoka, Fiji   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
In the Wake of the Bounty   15   Easter Island, Chilean dependency   Papeete, Tahiti   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Bali (Benoa) to Phuket   15   Bali, Indonesia   Phuket, Thailand   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Expedition Sundarbans   15   Chennai, India   Yangon, Myanmar   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Corals, Carvings and Cloves   15   Cairns, Australia   Bali, Indonesia   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Expedition Through Ancient Siam and Indochina   15   Phuket, Thailand   Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Chilean Fjords (Ushuaia to Valparaiso)   15   Ushuaia, Argentina   Valparaíso, Chile   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Exploring the British Isles   15   Dublin, Ireland   London, England   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Chilean Fjords (Valparaiso to Ushuaia)   15   Valparaíso, Chile   Ushuaia, Argentina   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Ancient Worlds and Natural Wonders   15   Callao, Peru   Panama City, Panama   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Colombo to Mahe   15   Colombo, Sri Lanka   Mahe, Seychelles   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Islands of the Coral Sea   16   Port Vila, Efate Island, Vanuatu   Cairns, Australia   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Ushuaia to Ushuaia (16 Day)   16   Ushuaia, Argentina   Ushuaia, Argentina   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Pearls of the Coral Sea   16   Port Vila, Efate Island, Vanuatu   Cairns, Australia   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Marvels of Melanesia   16   Koror, Palau   Honiara, Solomon Islands   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
High Arctic Explorer   17   Kangerlussuaq, Greenland   Kangerlussuaq, Greenland   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Tema (Accra) to Lisbon   17   Accra, Ghana   Lisbon, Portugal   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
The Realms of Mozambique and Madagascar   17   Zanzibar, Tanzania   Durban, South Africa   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Sights, Sounds and Tastes of South America   17   Callao, Peru   Punta Arenas, Chile   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Silver Cloud Expedition Inaugural Antarctic Voyage   17   Buenos Aires, Argentina   Ushuaia, Argentina   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
In the Footsteps of Vitus Bering   17   Seward, AK   Otaru, Japan   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Expedition Madagascar and Aldabra   18   Maputo, Mozambique   Mahe, Seychelles   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Atolls and Spices   18   Colombo, Sri Lanka   Dar es Salaam, Tanzania   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Mysteries of New Guinea   18   Cairns, Australia   Darwin, Australia   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Polynesian Stepping Stones   19   Honolulu, Oahu, HI   Papeete, Tahiti   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Ushuaia to Ushuaia (19 Day)   19   Ushuaia, Argentina   Ushuaia, Argentina   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Explorer's Africa   19   Cape Town, South Africa   Accra, Ghana   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Explorer's Antarctica   19   Ushuaia, Argentina   Ushuaia, Argentina   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
East Siberian Sea Exploration   19   Nome, AK   Nome, AK   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Explorer's Antarctica (20 Day)   20   Buenos Aires, Argentina   Buenos Aires, Argentina   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Skeleton Coast and Remote Islands of the Atlantic   22   Cape Town, South Africa   Accra, Ghana   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Ushuaia to Cape Town 2019   22   Ushuaia, Argentina   Cape Town, South Africa   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Ushuaia to Cape Town (22 Day)   22   Ushuaia, Argentina   Cape Town, South Africa   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices
Ushuaia to Ushuaia (24 Day)   24   Ushuaia, Argentina   Ushuaia, Argentina   Silversea   Deluxe   Dates and Prices

* Key to Quality Ratings

Tours are classified according to the quality of amenities and accommodations.

Budget = Expedition cruises typically range from $50 to $200 per person, per day, plus airfare.
First Class = Expedition cruises typically range from $80 to $350 per person, per day, plus airfare.
Deluxe = Expedition cruises typically range from $200 to $650 per person, per day, plus airfare.

** The prices shown are U.S. dollars per person, based on double occupancy, and subject to availability. Prices quoted for land/cruise arrangements are subject to increase without notice. Once we have received your deposit, land/cruise prices are guaranteed. Air prices quoted via phone or email are subject to increase and are guaranteed only from the time that full payment is received. Also, air prices or air promotions mentioned on this site or on the phone do not include baggage fees imposed by airlines. Sorry, we are unable to offer air from countries other than the U.S. However, for those international customers who are able to arrange their own transportation to the trip origination city, we are able to offer the land/cruise portion of the package at the price quoted.
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