For the 2017/18 winter season, Silversea Cruises is deploying to Asia four ships across its classic and expedition fleets.
The Silver Shadow will sail across the South China Sea to/from Hong Kong and Singapore on January 21, 2018, February 2 and 22, 2018, and March 3 and 25, 2018; while the Silver Whisper will also be sailing from Hong Kong to Singapore on March 20, 2018.
Launched in the spring of 2017, Silversea’s new ultra-luxury ship and latest flagship, Silver Muse, will bring guests from Singapore to Vietnam, Hong Kong, the Philippines, Indonesia, Thailand, and Myanmar. The itineraries include the limestone structures of Halong Bay, the Philippines’ coral reefs and beaches, Myanmar’s Shwedagon Paya, and so on.
Part of Silverseas’s expedition fleet, the Silver Discoverer will sail on eight expedition cruises from November 2017 to March 2018 offering guests bespoke Asian adventures as they sail across the Java Sea from Bali to Singapore, the Andaman Sea to Phuket, the Bay of Bengal to Colombo, Sri Lanka, the South China Sea to Ho Chi Minh City and Hong Kong, and across the East China Sea to Nagasaki and Niigata in Japan.
The cruises include a privately escorted excursion by Biruté Mary Galdikas, the world’s foremost authority on orangutans, visits to a UNESCO-protected national park, searching for birds and leopards on the Andaman Islands, cruising through the Tian River by Zodiac and more.