Thursday, 18 October 2012
With Silversea to Antarctica
Adventure-seeking travellers with discerning tastes will be thrill to discover that Silversea Expeditions offer cruises that are just as exhilarating as they are luxurious.
USHUAIA - USHUAIA: Marvel at spectacular iceberg sculptures and calving glaciers, set foot on the continent of Antarctica and encounter gentoo, chinstrap and Adelie penguins. Watch for whales – humpback, Minke, orca, pilot, and beaked and identify seabirds including Antarctic cormorant, kelp gull, Antarctic tern and cape petrels.
Silversea’s Silver Explorer sets sail 3rd December 2012 on a 10-day round-trip voyage from Ushuaia, Argentina. Prices start at £5,399 per person, based on double occupancy in adventurer class. Also available on voyages departing 21 Jan / 31 Jan / 10 Feb / 20 Feb 2013. For more information please call 0844 770 9030 or visit www.silversea.com
USHUAIA – CAPE TOWN: Follow in the footsteps of great Antarctic explorers, see snow-covered mountains, mighty glaciers and spectacular iceberg sculptures. Watch for sea lions, seals, dolphins, and whales and identify seabirds including albatross, shearwaters and petrels. Visit the most remote inhabited archipelago in the world and marvel at the dramatic views from South Africa’s Cape Point.
Silversea’s Silver Explorer sets sail on 2nd March 2013 on a 22-day voyage from Ushuaia, Argentine to Cape Town, South Africa. Prices start at £6,399 per person, based on double occupancy in adventurer class. For more information please call 0844 770 9030 or visit www.silversea.com
ACCRA TO DARKAR: Visit a traditional Ewa village and school, Learn of the voodoo culture and contemplate the solemn history of slave trade sites. Admire the fishing skills of the Tofinu people, explore the seldom-visited Bijagos Archipelago and identify rare endemic bird species and wild monkeys.
Silversea’s Silver Explorer sets sail on 11th April 2013 on a 12-day voyage from Accra, Ghana to Dakar, Senegal. Prices start from £4,299, based on double occupancy in adventurer class. For more information please call 0844 770 9030 or visit www.silversea.com