Silver Explorer Expedition Ship

Embark on a luxurious expedition to the best far-flung destinations in the world aboard Silver Explorer, a purpose-built expedition ship unlike any other. Designed specifically for navigating waters in some of the world’s most remote destinations, including both of earth’s polar regions, the 6,072-ton vessel boasts a strengthened hull with a Lloyd’s Register ice-class notation (1A) for passenger ships. With eight Zodiac boats, her 132 privileged guests can visit even the most off-the-beaten path locations. Experience the thrill of a true expedition aboard Silver Explorer. Venture deep into regions where other vessels cannot go whilst enjoying a privileged lifestyle that is simply second-to-none.

Silversea's Price Albert IIOnboard, savour a convivial cosmopolitan ambience and many special amenities usually found only on larger ships, including a spacious Library with an Internet Café, boutique shopping, a full-service spa, beauty salon, fitness centre, sauna, live evening entertainment and two top-deck whirlpools. The Silver Explorer even features Connoisseur’s Corner, formerly The Humidor, where connoisseurs can enjoy the finest cigars and cognacs — a diversion offered by no other expedition ship.  The Silver Explorer was previously known as Prince Albert II and was renamed in April 2011.

Ship Statistics

Year Built 1989
Refurbished 2008
Gross Tonnage 6,082
Passengers 132
Crew 111
Registry Bahamas
Speed (Knots) 14
Berlitz Rating 4 star plus