Silversea Cruises is now taking reservations for its World Cruise 2018, a 121-day sailing from Los Angeles to Rome, departing January 6, 2018.
It will be on board the all-suite Silver Whisper to 60 destinations in 21 countries with 17 overnight calls and 13 late-night stays.
The voyage, titled “La Grande Bellezza”, will sail west across the Pacific to Hawaii, French Polynesia, and New Zealand, then through the Java Sea to Bali, Probolinggo, Semarang, and Borneo, and to isles in the Philippines.
After two nights in Hong Kong and overnight stays in Ho Chi Minh City, Bangkok and Singapore, Silver Whisper will follow the route of ancient spice traders to Sri Lanka, India, and Oman. She will then continue through the Red Sea to Luxor and Petra, islands in Greece, and along the coast of Italy to Rome.
“World Cruise 2018 is an enriching epic adventure designed for experienced travellers,” said Lisa McAuley Silversea Commercial Director UK and Ireland. “Guests will be able to visit some of the most amazing places on the planet, witnessing such incredible wonders as the Great Barrier Reef, the blue lagoons of Polynesia, and mystic Ha Long Bay, returning every evening to the comfort and all-inclusive luxury of Silver Whisper.”
Guests will enjoy an exceptional onboard enrichment programme featuring distinguished destination experts, academics, journalists, diplomats and other specialists. Local entertainment, cooking demonstrations, wine tastings, and regional specialities will provide further immersion in each global destination.
Guests sailing the complete World Cruise will have a variety of special amenities and events, including a Bon Voyage reception and overnight hotel stay in Los Angeles on January 5, Business Class air and private car transfers (between airport, hotel and Silver Whisper), complimentary baggage valet service, a $4,000 onboard spending credit (per double-occupancy suite), complimentary laundry and dry cleaning service, complimentary unlimited Wi-Fi, and special commemorative gifts. Plus, details on other exclusive events and Silversea Experiences will be announced later.
Air-inclusive fares for World Cruise 2018 start at £39,450 per person, based on double occupancy.
To view the itinerary, visit http://www.silversea.com/destinations/world-cruise/world-cruise-2018/