Beginning in November 2021, Silversea will debut Puerto Williams, Chile as its new departure port for Silver Explorer’s expedition cruises to Antarctica. The addition of Puerto Williams, Silversea says, will have guests vacation seamlessly involving Santiago and Antarctica, with personal flights enhancing their comfort and ease. Located on Isla Navarino in the Beagle Channel at the southern tip of South America, Puerto Williams is a sparsely populated frontier town, surrounded by snow-capped peaks.

Private Flights Provided

As section of Silversea’s all-inclusive Antarctica deal, friends will depart from a personal terminal in Santiago, Chile on an exceptional lunchtime flight reserved only for Silversea friends to Puerto Williams—with excess legroom and additional baggage allowance. Escorted by a Silversea representative throughout the flight, visitors can delight in a established of connoisseur ordeals motivated by S.A.L.T., Silversea’s new culinary software. Upon arrival in Puerto Williams, company will not want to crystal clear customs alternatively, they will delight in a rapid transfer that will whisk them right to the pier to embark Silver Explorer

Adhering to their expedition cruise to the “White Continent,” attendees will again board a non-public aircraft for the return flight from Puerto Williams to Santiago. The round-trip, non-public flight provider complements an array of all-inclusive Antarctica package gains, these as spherical-vacation transoceanic flights in financial system course (or minimized business course airfares) to Santiago a welcome dinner reception and a single-night time, pre-cruise lodge keep in Santiago transfers and baggage managing among airport, hotel and ship and a put up-cruise right away resort keep (with transfers) for visitors who do not have a return global flight on the day of disembarkation.  

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The private flight benefit is facilitated by Silversea’s partnership with DAP Antarctic Airways—the carrier chosen to offer the flight component of Antarctica Bridge, Silversea’s fly-cruise program that will deliver the fastest, most immediate route to Antarctica, beginning with Silver Explorer voyages in December 2021.

A few Expedition Ships

Silversea has 3 expedition ships—Silver ExplorerSilver Cloud and Silver Wind—servicing Antarctica through the region’s summertime time. Just about every all-suite, butler-serviced ship has specialist specialists who guide shore excursions for visitors these pros give lectures, conversations and recaps on board, in addition to Zodiac and kayak tours, hikes and mother nature walks ashore—all of which are included in the fare. 

Silversea’s Antarctica selection consists of a series of 10-working day (or 12-day) explorations of the Antarctic Peninsula and the South Shetland Islands, as very well as shorter sailings of just 5, six, or nine days as part of the Antarctica Bridge fly-cruise application. Lengthier journeys encompass the Antarctic Peninsula, the South Shetland Islands, the Falkland Islands, Elephant Island and South Georgia. Two “Deep Antarctica” itineraries will devote 20 days tracing a path beyond the Antarctic Circle, as they try to achieve a latitude of 69 degrees south. In addition, two exceptional sailings will offer you the chance to witness the photo voltaic eclipse on December 4, 2021, from Antarctica.

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