Silverseas is an Italian, family ownded cruise operation that offers both cruises and expeditions. Expeditions are smaller vessels traveling to ports not often available on larger vessels. Silversea cruises carry between 296 and 540 people while Silversea expeditions carry between 100 and 132 passengers. There are 5 cruise ships and 3 expedition ships.
The atmosphere is one of casual elegance with a minimum of one formal night offered per cruise.
Destinations include Africa, Antarctica, Alaska, Arctic, Asia, Australia, Canada, New England, Caribbean, South America, Central America, Galapagos, Mediterranean, Micronesia, Polynesia, Europe, Russia. Cruises and expeditions can last between 7 and 116 days.