Silversea's 2011 cruise itineraries now on sale
Silversea Cruises is pleased to publicise its earliest ever launch of their new itineraries. All voyages for 2011 are now open for sale and complete day-by-day itineraries are available at www.whitestarcruises.com
In 2011, the Silversea’s fleet of all-suite ships, Silver Cloud, Silver Wind, Silver Shadow, Silver Whisper and the new Silver Spirit, will offer 170 assorted itineraries, calling at over 335 ports of call in over 100 countries and island harbours. A record number of sailings will arrive or depart from a UK port - 13 cruises in total, including three that will cruise around the British Isles.
Silversea are again offering Silver Saving Fares on all voyages in 2011 and Free Flights and Transfers on over 100 voyages, based on the success of their 2010 promotion. Prices for 2011 will increase as demand for the voyage rises. The Silversea Complimentary Flight and Transfer programme has been expanded and is now available from the following UK gateways: London Heathrow, Aberdeen, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Manchester, Newcastle and Jersey. Silversea are also offering specially priced Business and Economy flights.
Silver Spirit's itinerary highlights include the 119-day Inaugural World Cruise and seven new Silversea destinations: Brindisi, Italy; San Sebastian on La Gomera; Ballycastle in Northern Ireland; St. Helier in Jersey; Matarani, Peru; Cooktown in Queensland, Australia; and South Australia's Port Lincoln.
Silversea 2011 Voyage Highlights
SILVER CLOUD 2011
Silver Cloud starts the year with a series of Caribbean voyages and two crossings of the Panama Canal before spending a month in the Mediterranean. In summer, Silver Cloud then cruises to Iceland, Scandinavia, Britain and Ireland. An overnight visit to remote Archangel, Russia, is one of the season's highlights. Then is on to the Mediterranean for the autumn before a return to the Caribbean and Amazon.
SILVER WIND 2011
The 298-guest Silver Wind begins 2011 in fascinating Dubai, then a visit to India and exotic Oman, followed by the Seychelles and then Africa’s coastline from Mombasa to Cape Town to Morocco. Mediterranean destinations, including the Holy Land and a Black Sea cruise fill the idyllic days of spring and summer, followed by two more cruises to the Holy Land and an encore of Arabian ports and Seychelles islands to close out the year.
SILVER SHADOW 2011
As the 382-guest Silver Shadow opens the year with explorations of Oceania, spectacular New Zealand fjords and a first-ever, 30-day circumnavigation of Australia are among the season's highlights, followed by extraordinary Far East wonders during spring. Alaska cruises fill the entire summer season before a return to China, Japan and Vietnam. Popular holiday sailings in Australia and New Zealand are again on the calendar for 2011.
SILVER WHISPER 2011
Aboard the 382-guest Silver Whisper, 2011 arrives in the majestic Chilean fjords, setting the tone for a year of spectacular experiences in South America, the Caribbean and Northern Europe. Fulfilling the requests of Silversea's valued guests, itineraries include three days in St. Petersburg, Norwegian fjord cruising, and autumn foliage season in Canada and New England. The year concludes as it began with Caribbean and South America voyages.
SILVER SPIRIT 2011
For 540-guest Silver Spirit, 2011 features a 119-day Inaugural World Cruise spanning from Los Angeles to Southampton. This epic journey takes in the tranquillity of French Polynesia, Australia's untamed landscapes, the unique customs and cultures of Asia, Egyptian wonders and favourite Mediterranean ports from Italy and Monaco to Spain and Portugal. Throughout summer, special Mediterranean sailings focus on the Greek isles or the flavours of Italy. Exclusively for Formula One racing enthusiasts, Voyage 5112 overnights in Monte Carlo during the Grand Prix. Late autumn months are celebrated beneath the warmth of a Caribbean sun.
In the next few weeks, reservations will also open for the expedition ship Prince Albert II.
Silversea Cruises is recognised as an innovator in the luxury segment, offering guests large-ship amenities aboard its intimate, all-suite vessels: Silver Cloud, Silver Wind, Silver Shadow, Silver Whisper -- and launching in December, Silver Spirit -- all designed to offer an atmosphere of conviviality and casual elegance. With the addition of the regal expedition ship Prince Albert II, the company's itineraries encompass all seven continents.