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Editor's Note: Prince Albert II was renamed Silver Explorer in April 2011.

Silver Explorer, a purpose-rebuilt expedition ship, makes it possible for the first time to say "polar ... read more
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Silver Explorer Cruise Reviews: 31

Cruise Region Date Member Rating
Good but isn't Antarctica by ahp2123

We took the 14-cruise, which started with a charter flight from Oslo to Longyearben, and ... continue

Baltic & Northern Europe 08/14 4.0 out of 5+
Arctic expedition on Silver Explorer by rosec168

It is one of the most boring cruise I have been on. Program is poorly executed and pre and post ... continue

Baltic & Northern Europe 07/14 1.0 out of 5+
Do you want to book this ship? by Prouss1

I’ll start this review so that readers have an understanding of my background: late 30s ... continue

South America & Antarctica 02/14 1.0 out of 5+
Magical Journey to Antarctica by ajgeb

This was my third cruise on a Silversea ship, and the second on the Explorer. The itinerary was ... continue

South America & Antarctica 02/14 5+ out of 5+
Silver GALAPAGOS - December 2013 by noscare

Transfers seemed well organized and someone was always there to answer questions should you have ... continue

South America & Antarctica 01/14 4.0 out of 5+
SILVER GALAPAGOS NOV 2013 REVIEW by carefreecruise


100 Passenger with a crew of 70, recently refurbished during a quick two week ... continue

Panama Canal & Central America 11/13 5.0 out of 5+
Choose carefully by bc9966

The Silver Explorer is a nice ship with an excellent crew. The food was as good as on other ... continue

Panama Canal & Central America 10/13 4.0 out of 5+
The Expedition Cruise That Wasn't by Mike2131

A disappointing experience on the Silver Explorer

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British Isles & Western Europe 06/13 3.0 out of 5+
Gastronomic adventures in Portugal, Spain, and France by summerinitaly
Silversea offered an enhanced Ecole des Chefs program with many added experiences on this European ... continue
British Isles & Western Europe 05/13 5+ out of 5+
An adventure not to be missed!! by fudge
The ultimate in exploring a part of the world few people have visited. ... continue
South America & Antarctica 02/13 5+ out of 5+
Best trip of my life by cocol
It was my second cruise with Silversea but my very first time experiencing an expedition voyage. I ... continue
South America & Antarctica 02/13 5+ out of 5+
Amazing Antarctica by BFelix
We travelled as one of 4 couples - of the eight of us, we were the only Silversea/cruising novices. ... continue
South America & Antarctica 01/13 Not Rated
Never again by stealthcritic
Very disappointed in ship line and excursions ... continue
Africa 11/12 2.0 out of 5+
Footsteps of the Vikings by celticruiser
We spent 1 1/2 days in Tromso on our own prior to embarking. The Arctic Church and the cable car ... continue
British Isles & Western Europe 09/12 5.0 out of 5+
Arctic Expedition by boomerone
Every bit as special as our Antarctica expedition 19 months ago ... continue
Blank 08/12 5.0 out of 5+
Arctic Expedition by GoWithGrace
Highly recommend Silver Explorer ... continue
Baltic & Northern Europe 07/12 4.0 out of 5+
Outstanding Experience on Silver Explorer by HDS
We enjoyed enormously our cruise on Silver Explorer. ... continue
South America & Antarctica 04/12 5.0 out of 5+
Excellent Expedition Cruise - review from a non-cruiser by mdbasile
This is a very profession cruise on a nice ship making the antarctic rather comfortable too. ... continue
South America & Antarctica 02/12 5.0 out of 5+
Experience of a life Time by bevbr
Expectations were high and were exceeded greatly. ... continue
South America & Antarctica 02/12 5+ out of 5+
Great expedition - horrid food by ssmith98
Trip of a lifetime as long as you were not hungry ... continue
South America & Antarctica 02/12 3.0 out of 5+
Wonderful trip to Antartica by labrasett

I feel compelled to write a review although it is now 2 1/2 years since we went on the ship. I ... continue

South America & Antarctica 08/14 5.0 out of 5+
Life on an expedition ship by worldtrav
Adult expedition camp at sea! ... continue
Baltic & Northern Europe 07/11 3.0 out of 5+
Prince Albert II - Well Below our Expectations by
We expected a luxury ship but found it to be a 2 star hotel ... continue
South America & Antarctica 04/11 3.0 out of 5+
Phenomenal experience in all regards by boomerone
This cruise exceeded all expectations ... continue
South America & Antarctica 12/10 5+ out of 5+
Hands down our best cruise ever! by Mike2131
Trip of a lifetime RT Arctic cruise from Svalbard ... continue
Baltic & Northern Europe 07/10 5+ out of 5+
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