Silversea’s World Cruise 2020 will feature a special 3-day Antarctic experience, in which passengers may witness penguins, whales, seals, and other wildlife in their natural habitat.
Led by a team of 9 qualified specialists, Silversea’s guests may also explore the final continent via Zodiac excursions before learning more about the spectacular region through workshops and lectures from industry-leading experts.
A standout destination on Silver Whisper's itinerary is the hard-to-reach Pitcairn Island. Another highlight is Pentecost Island, where guests can witness the land diving ritual, performed by locals in order to celebrate yam harvest.
On Champagne Bay, Vanuatu guests will be able to enjoy a local festival showcasing an exclusively performed water dance performed by traditionally-adorned locals.
In addition to these cultural experiences, Silversea World Cruise 2020 passengers will enjoy exclusive access to bespoke events, such as:
- Miami / Fort Lauderdale FL (Welcome / Send-off, Jan 5, 2020). Silversea’s passengers will enjoy a welcome and send-off at a luxury hotel.
- Buenos Aires / Tango Evening with Dinner at El Zanjon (Jan 26, 2020). Passengers will be transported back in time via vintage cars at El Zanjon, ‘the most important urban archaeology project in the city’ located in the Argentinian capital. Themed black and white, the event will include a tango show with aerial display, authentic dinner with a selection of wines, and a range of curated embellishments.
- Fremantle, Perth / The Quarry Rocks with Fremantle Perth Symphony at the Quarry Amphitheatre (Mar 28, 2020). Served fine champagne and local produce in picnic hampers, passengers will enjoy a panoramic view of city’s skyline from the premier outdoor venue in Perth.
- Leith, Edinburgh / Farewell Dinner at Mansfield Traquair (May 22, 2020). Passengers will be able to dine on fine cuisine in beautiful surrounds, under vaulted ceilings and unforgettable murals.
Fares for World Cruise 2020 start from EUR 55,000 (US$ 62,000 / GBP 49,000). Included in the fare are round-trip business air travel, US$4,000 onboard spending credit per suite, an expedition parka, medical and laundry services, unlimited Wi-Fi, visa packages for passengers of select nationalities.