Silversea Cruises is launching its Silver Discoverer this year and as a perk to passengers with new booking on cruises on the expedition ship the company is offering roundtrip economy airfare from select gateway cities in the U.S. and Canada. But you must reserve your space by March 31, 2014.
"Silver Discoverer will sail to the most remote corners of Asia Pacific, offering the chance to discover pristine lands where few travelers have ever set foot," said Kristian Anderson, Silversea's senior vice president of sales and general manager for North America. "And now with our air-included offer, we're making it as convenient as possible to book passage to these far-off, dream destinations."
Here are a few sample Asia Pacific expedition voyages featuring cruise fares with economy roundtrip airfare;
- "Southeast Asia" Voyage 9408: May 24 - June 9, Bali to Keelung- a cultural and wildlife journey of 16 days that focuses on Indonesia, Malaysia, and the Philippines. Expedition highlights include the chance to see the famed Komodo dragon in its natural habitat, visit diverse tribal villages, and come face to face with Orangutans. Silver Privilege fares start at $9,850 per person, including roundtrip economy airfare.
- "East Asia & Russian Far East" Voyage 9410: July 2 - 19, Otaru to Seward --Spanning from the Sea of Okhotsk to the Bering Sea, this unique 18-day expedition explored such remote destinations as Sakhalin Island, Tyuleniy Island, the Kuril Islands, Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Alaska Peninsula, and the Aleutian Islands. Following the historic routes of explorers and traders, guests will have the opportunity to witness rare wildlife and spectacular natural landscapes, including massive volcanoes. Silver Privilege fares start at $14,250 per person, including roundtrip economy airfare.
- "Melanesia" Voyage 9418: November 3 - 21, Cairns to Auckland--This 18-day expedition unlocks the mysteries of the Coral Sea with stops at the islands of Papua New Guinea, the Solomon Islands, Vanuatu, New Caledonia, Norfolk Island, and Bay of Islands-- some of the most idyllic places on Earth. It also rare up-close views of a traditional lifestyle focusing on gardens, reefs, and ocean ancestors. Silver Privilege fares start at $12,750 per person, including roundtrip economy airfare.
- "New Zealand & Sub-Antarctic Islands" Voyage 9420: December 6 - 22, Dunedin to Dunedin—this 16-day voyage takes you from the towering peaks, majestic waterfalls and rugged coastlines of New Zealand's South Island to the biologically rich and diverse Sub-Antarctic Islands. Highlights include an off-road adventure from Akaroa to the foothills of the Southern Alps, immersion in the rich history of Mâori culture, and two days exploring Macquarie Island, Australia's sub-Antarctic jewel. Silver Privilege fares start at $11,450 per person, including roundtrip economy airfare.
The Silver Discoverer houses spacious, ocean-view suites, gourmet cuisine, personalized butler service, and a generous selection of all-inclusive shipboard amenities, including complimentary beverages, wines and spirits served throughout the ship, and stocked in-suite beverage cabinet.
For more information and a complete list of expedition voyages featuring this special, limited-time offer visit www.silversea.com/specialoffers.