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Silversea Expeditions

Expedition Cruises

Adventures in the world's wildest regions

Introduction

An expedition cruise combines the luxuries of life on board a superbly appointed expedition-class vessel with exciting excursions by inflatable Zodiac dinghy and onshore explorations of local wildlife and landscape.

Scandinavian and Arctic cruises are a spectacular way to view the Norwegian fjords and watch for polar bears, while South American and Antarctic cruises sail through the fjords of Chile, or past towering glaciers and innumerable penguins and other birdlife. Whale watching is superb at either pole, depending on the season.

Cruising deep into the rainforest surrounding the Amazon is an exciting option with a growing number of cruise lines, often coupled with a multi-port tour of the Caribbean. Alternatively, a voyage to the Galápagos is a fantastic way to view abundant wildlife, with sailings out of Ecuador and Argentina. In Asia, Papua New Guinea and Borneo cruises embark in Australia and New Zealand and can be combined with extended stays amid the regions' unique nature and tribal communities, while in Africa, safari cruises can easily be coupled with a spot of beach relaxation in Mauritius or the Maldives.

Our top itineraries for Expedition Cruises

Antarctica Bridge, Silversea

Antarctica Bridge with Silversea

11-day expedition fly-cruise from £11,970 pp incl. flights

Special
cruise offer

Fly the Drake Fares and save 10%
Book by: 28 February 2020

With an included business class flight across the Drake Passge, this Antarctic cruise with Silversea showcases the wildlife and wonders of the White Continent across six unforgettable days.

M/V Victory I in Georgian Bay

Splendour of the Great Lakes - Chicago to Toronto

12-day tailor-made cruise from £5,495 pp incl. flights

The awe-inspiring Great Lakes make up one fifth of the world's fresh surface water. Discover this spectacular region in elegant style with fine dining and enrichment activities onboard the Victory I or Victory II.

Anchorage, Alaska skyline at sunset

Alaskan Wilderness, Glaciers and Culture

15-day cruise from £5,050 pp incl. flights

This expedition cruise ranges from gold rush outposts to native lands where totem poles are in abundance. Call on towns of Russian and Norwegian heritage as well as lively fishing villages, as the captain takes every opportunity to truly explore Alaska.

Northern Lights in Tromso

No-fly Northern Lights and Fjords Expedition

15-day tailor-made cruise from £3,495 pp

Experience a special winter expedition cruise under the Northern Lights. See the best of Norway’s coastline with guided tours and enrichment lectures to help you discover Norway's authentic heart.

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Top offers for Expedition Cruises

Antarctica Bridge, Silversea

Antarctica Bridge with Silversea

11-day expedition fly-cruise from £11,970 pp incl. flights

Special
cruise offer

Fly the Drake Fares and save 10%
Book by: 28 February 2020

With an included business class flight across the Drake Passge, this Antarctic cruise with Silversea showcases the wildlife and wonders of the White Continent across six unforgettable days.

Antarctica, Greg Mortimer

Christmas in Antarctica & South Georgia

23-day fly-cruise from £19,200 pp incl. flights

Special
cruise offer

Save up to 10% with our Expedition Fares
Book by: 31 January 2020

Take in the wildlife spectacle of one of the world’s last frontiers with a luxury small ship, new for 2019. It’s the latest in expedition cruising, something celebrated with this special Christmas sailing.

Celebrity Flora, Celebrity Cruises

Galápagos Island Adventure on Celebrity Flora

12-day tailor-made expedition stay & cruise from £9,220 pp incl. flights

Special
cruise offer

Fly Stay & Cruise Offer
Book by: 31 January 2020

Sail the Galápagos in its most luxurious ship, pairing all-inclusive drinks and fine dining with shore excursions that bring you right among its natural wonders. Think snorkelling with sea lions and hikes with giant turtles.

Galápagos with Silversea

North & Central Galápagos on Silver Origin

11-day tailor-made luxury cruise from £6,480 pp incl. flights

Special
cruise offer

Includes flights & hotel plus save 10%
Book by: 28 February 2020

Sail in unmatched style aboard Silversea's newest ship, designed specifically for exploring the wildlife rich waters of Ecuador's Galápagos Islands. Enjoy all the trappings of a Silversea cruise, from fine dining to a full range of included experiences.

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Why book with Wexas Travel?

At Wexas, we specialise in bespoke travel experiences. Our itineraries are just samples of what we can arrange, and can be changed depending on your precise needs, finances and ideas by our experienced destination specialists.

Contact one of our consultants on 020 7590 0610 to discuss how we can tailor your holiday.

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