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28 Silversea World Cruise Reviews


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oz2310

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Expedition cruise not too different from standard cruise

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We have sailed Silversea before but chose this cruise for the itinerary and also to experience expedition cruising and find out the difference. Staff on board incl butler were great, cannot fault them , dining ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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57 varieties

5 Reviews Written

23 Helpful Votes

Tower Bridge to Reykjavik

We have enjoyed Silversea Expedition cruising in the past. The small number of passengers, terrific Expedition Team combined with luxury that Silversea excel at make for a wonderful cruise. We boarded via the ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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beachboy2019

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

WASTE OF TIME & MONEY

My wife and I booked this cruise believing it was going to be an active, challenging experience with the added bonus of visiting new areas that would otherwise be difficult to reach. Such as Sable Island. In ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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hotelinorbit

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Fabulous Itenerary ... Silversea becoming Fanatical about plastic

Once in a lifetime Expedition itinerary. Aldabra ... Zodiacs to fabulous beaches ... Drift Snorkeling from the ocean into the Aldabra Lagoon ... Expedition crew is the only thing that kept this from becoming a ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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DocJohn

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Expected better

Silversea positions and prices itself at the top end of the market. We expected it to be good all of the time rather than most of the time. Our cabin butler was outstanding which was certainly a big plus. ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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fak

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

This was not the expedition cruise we expected.

We have cruised twice previously with Silversea on their expedition cruises (Galapagos and Bering Strait) and when a couple we met last year on the Bering Strait cruise asked us to join them on this one we did so ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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PJSphotog

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Worst experience of our lives

This was to be a "cruise of a lifetime." I hope it is, because I never want to experience something so bad again, ever. The cruise was to be Nome to Nome, up to Wrangell Island, and along the Russian Arctic ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Jlwk

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Very Poor for a 5 Star Experience

We wanted to see the Maldives and Indian Ocean islands, thought we would snorkel every day in beautiful water. ( Water was beautiful) However this did not happen, excursions were not planned well, so we spent ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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Garth Ramsey

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Ushuaia to Valparaiso, Chile on Silver Explorer

Its the only way to see the Chilean coast inlets and scenery short of having your own boat. There are no roads or habitation in most of the areas we visited. Excursions by zodiac to see wildlife and glaciers were ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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maureenfalo

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

73 days aboard the Whisper

This was one of many wonderful cruises on Silversea but by far the longest at 73 days. This was part of this years World Cruise. I have high praise and a 10 for everything. Getting on and off the ship was very ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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Margie4koi

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Exploring the Indian Ocean--Colombo to Dar es Salaam

This was my second expedition cruise with Silver Seas; the first having been on the Prince Albert II in Svalbard. Therefore I had high expectations, most of which were met. I agree with other reviewers that the ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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joe_90

1 Review Written

The Crew are the best

We joined the ship in Singapore -one of our favourite cities in the world- and as Silverseas arranged the flights we were met and taked to the hotel and on Tuesday to the ship. We walked straight on and it was ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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kemorantes

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Not good value for the price!

We went on the Explorer last year in May 2016 to Scotland and Norway and was the first time with Silver sea. We have traveled Seabourn and was happy, but friends had mentioned to try Silversea. There were 2 days ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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happyretiredgrama

1 Review Written

World Cruise 2014

We had never been on a lengthy cruise before and were somewhat apprehensive about a four month journey. However, the moment we stepped aboard the Silver Whisper for our World Cruise our fears melted away and we ...
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Sail Date January 2014


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Hills Travellers

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

An amazing trip from Bali to Broome exploring the Lessor Sunda and Kimberley

WOW! There is no other way to start this review. We booked the 11 day expedition from Bali to Broome with some concerns having read the limited number of reviews available on Silver Discoverer. We checked in ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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Virginia Lover

1 Review Written

Tired passengers on world cruise

I have always liked the Whisper but will never take a segment of a world cruise again. In this segment, the majority of the passengers had been on this cruise since January and had established little groups to dine, ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Rozine

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

World Cruise 2017

We came on the ship as basically first time Cruisers for the World Cruise 2017. Jan 6 to May 3, San Francisco to Monte Carlo. We had no complaints about the cabin or the ship, it is a little dated. Many of the ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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clairyork727@gmail.com

2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Incredible

Having travelled with Silversea before, I decided to try an expedition ship - I was a little daunted before I travelled but after talking in depth with my cruise advisor, I was a little more relaxed. I was so ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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Smokeybloke2

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Silver Discoverer technical problems

Mahe - Seychelles expedition cruise The ship developed a significant electrical fault in Reunion. Not happy! All pax were transferred to hotels - the capt advising the ship was under repair. We spent yet ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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rsgreenwoo@aol.com

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Another Elegant Outing on Silver Whisper

I chose the full world cruise because of its long duration and the ports of call, and this ship because it is just the right size for me, and I know its crew and amenities from my previous 600+ days on board. It ...
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Sail Date January 2016


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bandap

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Worth the Time and Money

The cruise was excellent, not many passengers and plenty of room to move around, if it were full though I expect it would have been harder to enjoy. The staff could not be faulted, 10 out of 10. The food ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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57 varieties

5 Reviews Written

23 Helpful Votes

Segmentarians on World Cruise

The Silver Whisper is currently home of the World Cruise and we enjoyed the first three segments (hence segmentarians). 180 of the 380 guests on board are doing the whole cruise, Ft Lauderdale to Venice, ...
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Sail Date January 2016


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I give up!

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Somewhat disappointing compared to a great Alaska cruise on the Discoverer.

We chose it for the Maldives and Kerala, India on the itinerary. We didn’t see enough of the Maldives and we were dropped off at an island with lots of plastic and trash after having the permission for another ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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Dallas128

1 Review Written

Magical

There are really no words to sum up how amazing this was. We have done a few cruises since and every time we say “well it’s not Silverseas”. The proof is in the details, we felt like royalty on every shore ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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WBradfordGary

5 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

RUSSIA ARCTIC TRANSIT - OLD SHIP, GOOD EXPEDITION

We selected this vessel due to cross over Russian Arctic on 25 day Voyage. The Expedition program ( under contract ) was good with most Arctic Ocean stops accomplished. However the vessel is an old ( 30+ years in ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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