Silversea South Pacific Cruise
A Silversea South Pacific Cruise travels to destinations and ports of call in Asia, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Indonesia, China, Vietnam, Cambodia, Japan and Malaysia. A Silversea Cruise to the South Pacific includes travel itineraries which usually last anywhere between nine and 16 days. Sailing on the Silver Shadow, Silver Whisper and Silver Cloud ships, a Silversea South Pacific Cruise aims to bring its valued guests up-close-and-personal to some of the most vibrant sights and romanticized locations in the region.
Fashioned in an Italian tradition of luxury, elegance and style, a Silversea South Pacific Cruise puts the traveling onus in the hands of the traveler. In other words, passengers on a Silversea Cruise to the South Pacific can personalize these voyages to their own specifications, from length of stay and embarkation ports to shore excursions. Furthermore, a Silversea Cruise to the South Pacific combines top world destinations with incredible Italian dining cuisine and gracious service accommodations for a vacation experience unlike the rest.
Silversea South Pacific Cruise - 14-Day Silversea Cruises to South Pacific
Sailing on the Silver Shadow ship, the 14-day cruise from Sydney to Auckland remains a popular Silversea Cruise to the South Pacific. This Silversea South Pacific Cruise usually begins in December before extending into early January.
Before departing from Sydney, check out this wonderful destination which hosted the 2000 Summer Olympics. Offering a wonderful climate and balance between old and new, Sydney is a prime target for those Silversea guests looking to tour the famous Sydney Opera House.
From Sydney, this Silversea South Pacific Cruise travels to Melbourne, Hobart and Tasmania, Australia before cruising Milford Sound. While offering a much more steady pace than turbulent Sydney, Melbourne does bustle with many sporting activities, from cricket and golf to various races. Located on the exotic island of Tasmania, Hobart centers its culture around the water. Enjoy a yacht race or simply stroll past the shops and restaurants on Hobart's waterfront. Located on the southwest corner of New Zealand, Milford Sound is actually a fjord. While cruising Milford Sound, look out into the waters that are frequently populated by penguins, seals and dolphins.
From Milford Sound, this Silversea Cruise to the South Pacific extends deeper into New Zealand by visiting such cities and destinations as Stewart Island, Dunedin, Akaroa Bay, Christchurch, Picton and finally, Auckland. While in Christchurch, visit the heavily acclaimed Canterbury Museum, which houses exhibits on the three voyages of Captain Cook! Described by many as the "most English city outside of England," Christchurch truly creates an impression of being in an English city in Europe. Boasting more boats per capita than any other city in the world, Auckland truly is the "City of Sails". Take advantage of the waters of Auckland Harbour by sailing deep into the evening or just enjoy the thriving waterfront and its many shopping opportunities.
Another popular 14-day Silversea South Pacific Cruise remains the Perth to Singapore expedition. Departing via the Silver Shadow ship from a port in Perth, Australia, this Silversea Cruise to the South Pacific visits Exmouth and Broome in the land down under before hitting up such destinations in Indonesia as Padang Bay, Bali, Semarang and Kura Kura in Karimunjawa. This Silversea Cruise to the South Pacific then winds down in Singapore, where guests can see this financial and trade hub in action. This Silversea South Pacific Cruise has set sail during the month of February in the past.
This cruise line also offers a 14-day Silversea Cruise to the South Pacific from Hong Kong to Tokyo that visits desired locations in China, South Korea and Japan. After departing on the Silver Shadow ship from Hong Kong, this cruise visits Chinese ports of call in such cities as Shaghai and Beijing before traveling to Pusan in South Korea and Hiroshima, Kobe and Tokyo in Japan. One of the most popular cruises within the Silversea cruise line, this voyage will set sail in May 2006.
Silversea South Pacific Cruise - 8-Day Silversea Cruise to South Pacific
The eight-day Silversea Cruise to the South Pacific from Hong Kong to Bangkok in Thailand visits many cities in Vietnam. After departing from a port in Hong Kong on the Silver Shadow ship, this Silversea South Pacific Cruise spends a day at sea before visiting Da Nang. While being Vietnam's third largest victory, Da Nang is a popular destination for guests to go swimming at the famous China Beach or visit the Ho Chi Minh Museum, which includes exhibits on the Vietnam War.
From Da Nang, this Silversea South Pacific Cruise spends another day at sea before visiting Nha Trang and Ho Chi Minh City. Besides having the best coastal climate in Vietnam, Nha Trang is noted for its white sandy beaches and the monumental Cham Towers. Formerly known as Saigon, Ho Chi Minh City is famous for its 130-year old Botanical Gardens that contain lovely orchids and a zoo with endangered species.
After visiting Ho Chi Minh City, this Silversea Cruise to the South Pacific spends another day at sea before ending in Bangkok, Thailand. This Silversea South Pacific Cruise is scheduled to set sail in April 2006.
Silversea South Pacific Cruise - Silver Shadow Ship
Inaugurated in 2000, the Silver Shadow can accommodate just under 400 guests during a Silversea South Pacific Cruise to Asia. This vessel defines Italian cuisine with its variety of restaurants. Whether it's dining at The Restaurant or Le Champagne or grabbing something from the Terrace Caf'e or Pool Grille, Silver Shadow guests will feel as if they are eating at some intimate Italian location when actually on a Silversea South Pacific Cruise.
Exclusively featuring suites, the Silver Shadow ship transports the elegance from its dining rooms to its living accommodations. Guests may also relax aboard this royal ship's spa or let loose at a variety of entertainment venues. Listen to jazz and cabaret music in The Bar, enjoy a classical music concert in The Show Lounge or just fire up a fine cigar at The Humidor. Basically, whatever guests desire to do, the Silver Shadow will make it happen!
Silversea South Pacific Cruise - Discounts
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