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Embark on an extraordinary voyage with Silversea Cruises, the epitome of luxury and sophistication at sea.

Silversea's intimate ships, with their spacious suites, attentive butler service, and world-class amenities, provide a sanctuary of unparalleled comfort and refinement.

Each voyage is meticulously crafted to unveil the world's most captivating destinations, from the sun-kissed shores of the Mediterranean to the pristine wilderness of Antarctica.

Silversea Cruises Feature Highlights

The Luxury of Choice with Silversea Cruises
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    small yacht seafaring
    Silversea's Small Yacht Fleet provide guests the opportunity to visit the most secluded and desirable destinations.
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    destination immersion
    Get to the heart of remote destinations with expedition shore excursions which provide a close look at nature's wonders.
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    No matter the destination, the local flavor is deliciously captured when you dine onboard your Silversea ship.

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To the Curious

Silversea Ship Classes

Two Classes of Ships, One Amazing Experience
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    classic ships
    Silversea's Classic ships are known for their intimate and elegant atmosphere. They are smaller than the Nova ships. This allows for a more personalized and luxurious experience.
    • Class Size:
      4 Ships
    • Speed:
      18 Knots
    • Total Guests:
      382 Guests
    • Crew Size:
      507 Members
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    nova class
    Silversea's Nova class ships are the newest and most innovative in the fleet. They are larger than the Classic ships. They also feature a larger pool, an extensive spa, and a wide variety of dining options.
    • Class Size:
      3 Ships
    • Speed:
      21.5 Knots
    • Total Guests:
      596 Guests
    • Crew Size:
      692 Members
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    expedition vessels
    Silversea's expedition vessels are designed for adventure-seekers who want to explore the world's most remote destinations. They are smaller and more intimate than the Classic and Nova ships. They are also equipped with ice-strengthened hulls and other features that make them ideal for exploring polar regions.
    • Class Size:
      5 Ships
    • Speed:
      16.5 Knots
    • Total Guests:
      132 Guests
    • Crew Size:
      138 Members

Silversea and Other Cruise Lines

Small Yacht Seafaring Reimagined
Expedition Cruises Non-Alcoholic Beverages Alcohol Shore Excursions Minimum Guest Age Enrichment Alaska Crew to Guest Ratio
Regent Seven Seas NoIncludedAll InclusiveIncluded1 Year OldsGuest LecturersYes1:1.4
Explora Journeys NoIncludedAll InclusiveExtra6 Month OldsGuest LecturersNo1:1.25
Silversea Cruises YesIncludedAll InclusiveIncluded1 Year OldsCulinary / Wine VoyagesYes1:1
Crystal Cruises NoIncludedAll InclusiveExtra6 Month OldsGuest LecturersYes1:1.13
Seabourn YesIncludedAll InclusiveExtra6 Month OldsGuest LecturersYes1:1
Sea Dream NoIncludedAll InclusiveIncluded1 Year OldsN/ANo1:1

The Silversea Experience

Immeasurable added value to Silversea trips with Silversea Cruise Sale
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Expedition Cruises

We take you to some of the planet's most remote regions and show them to you intimately.

Our expedition ships sail to all seven continents so that you can experience everything from the lush rainforests of the equatorial Pacific to the polar extremes at the tip or toe of the world. Explore pelagic wonderlands, admire volcanic plateaus gushing with geysers, or enter the realm of the Polar Bear. And rest assured- no creature comfort will be denied on an expedition cruise with Silversea.

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true All-Inclusive luxury

Begin your ultra-luxury cruise as soon as you leave home with our executive private transfer service. Once on board, you'll enjoy the 24-hour gourmet dining, butler service, superb entertainment, premium alcoholic beverages, and a complimentary shore excursion every day!

From off-the-beaten-track ports to iconic destinations, we guarantee a vision of travelling like no other. What's more, all voyages benefit from added extras! From special savings to included airfares and transfers, Silversea has you covered. It simply doesn't get any better than this.

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