In 2014 with the arrival of the 128-passenger Silver Discoverer, Silversea is set to charter a course to a host of remote and exotic destinations. Passengers aboard Silver Discoverer will have the opportunity to visit remote areas of Micronesia, Melanesia, Polynesia in addition to the Russian Far East, Southeast Asia, New Zealand and Australia — including one of its hidden treasures, the Kimberley.
The Silver Discoverer will be the eighth small-sized ship in Silversea\’s fleet, becoming part of the Silversea Expeditions fleet, which already includes Silver Explorer and Silver Galapagos.
Since launching in 2008, Silversea Expeditions has established itself as the world\’s leading, ultra-luxury expedition cruise line enabling guests to view extraordinary scenery; get closer to marine life and wildlife; as well as viewing first-hand some of the world\’s last wildernesses in a manner that is sympathetic to the environment. All this is offered aboard authentic expedition ships with some of the world\’s leading expedition experts.
Silver Discoverer is undergoing a major refurbishment prior to entering service on March 1, 2014 and will consist of five suite categories. She can accommodate up to 128 guests and has extensive facilities on board including 12 Zodiac boats and a glass-bottom boat for unique exploration of marine life; a swimming pool; a gym and beauty salon; a restaurant and pool grill; a lecture room for in-depth stories and briefings about the destinations and a panoramic lounge. She weighs 5,218 tons, is 338 feet long and 51 feet wide.
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