South Pacific Islands Expedition Cruise (16 Days)

Cruise Line: Silversea Cruises
Papeete, French Polynesia to Hanga Roa, Chile
Dates: 12 Oct 2018 - 27 Oct 2018

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12 Oct 2018
Papeete, French Polynesia
5:00 PM
13 Oct 2018
14 Oct 2018
Motu Vaiamanu, France
6:30 AM 12:30 PM
15 Oct 2018
Rapa Iti, Austral Islands, France, French Polynesia
1:30 PM
16 Oct 2018
Rapa Iti, Austral Islands, France, French Polynesia
10:00 PM
17 Oct 2018
Marotiri Island, France, French Polynesia
6:30 AM 5:00 PM
18 Oct 2018
19 Oct 2018
20 Oct 2018
Oeno Island, Pitcairn Islands
7:30 AM 8:00 PM
DAY 10
21 Oct 2018
Adamstown, Pitcairn Islands
6:00 AM 7:30 PM
DAY 11
22 Oct 2018
Henderson Island, Pitcairn Islands
6:00 AM 1:30 PM
DAY 12
23 Oct 2018
Ducie Island, Pitcairn Islands
7:00 AM 12:30 PM
DAY 13
24 Oct 2018
DAY 14
25 Oct 2018
DAY 15
26 Oct 2018
Hanga Roa, Chile
1:00 PM
DAY 16
27 Oct 2018
Hanga Roa, Chile
South Pacific Islands Expedition Cruise map

About the Ship

Silver Explorer

Silver Explorer has been designed for navigating in some of the world’s most remote destinations, including both of earth’s polar with technology that enables her to push through ice floes with ease. A fleet of 12 Zodiac boats allows you to visit the most remote locations. An expert Expedition Team provides insight and understanding to each adventure.

What's Included


  • Intimate Ships for 296 to 540

    Spacious Ultra-Luxury Suites

    Butler Service - All Ships  

    All Suites

    Complimentary beverages served throughout the ship

    Gratuities Included

    Open-Seating Dining

    In-Suite Dining and 24-Hour Room Service

    In-Suite Beverages

    Transportation into town

    Port charges, government fees and taxes

Not Included

  • Airfare


    Items or services of a personal nature

    Anything not noted as included

About Us

At Silversea we believe that nothing can rival the wonder of our world. Our mission is to unlock the most amazing experiences and destinations, and deliver them to you in superlative comfort and luxury. We do that while offering guests large-ship amenities aboard our intimate ships – all designed for an atmosphere of conviviality and casual elegance. Silversea's itineraries encompass all seven continents and over 900 destinations worldwide – from cruises to the Mediterranean and Caribbean, to hundreds of fascinating and remote destinations aboard our expedition ships.

Insider Tip

We offer Free Round trip economy Air to several destinations as well as All-Inclusive packages to places like Galapagos, the Polar Regions, Asia and South Pacific.

Terms & Conditions

All Fares shown are cruise-only, in US dollars, per guest, based on double-occupancy. | Fares are capacity controlled, and subject to change at any time without notice. | Availability of all suite categories cannot be guaranteed. | Fares for single guests are available upon request. | Additional restrictions may apply. | All fares, savings, offers, itineraries, and programmes are subject to change without notice. | Silversea reserves the right to correct any errors or omissions. | Visit www.Silversea.com for complete Terms and Conditions. | ©Silversea | Ships' registry: Bahamas

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Shore Excursions

Papeete, French Polynesia - 12 Oct 2018

Offered by: Tahiti Nui Travel Ltd.
Location: Moorea, French Polynesia
Length: 2 Hours
Meals: Unknown
Recommended Ages: 12 and Above
Activity Level: Moderate
Experience(s): Adventure • Air & Helicopter Tours • Sightseeing
Initiation to Sky-Diving

After a 15-minute theoretical training on the basics of parachuting, climb to 3000 meters above Moorea and experience the intensity of Skydiving: about 40 seconds of pure pleasure at nearly 200 km/h in a tandem parachute with your instructor, followed by 5 to 7 minutes of flying in the gentle Polynesian air, parachute open. Expect a soft landing thanks to the expertise of your instructor, whose sole concern is providing you with this new sensory experience while keeping you completely safe. This tour is also available in Bora Bora (on request).

Offered by: Tahiti Nui Travel Ltd.
Location: Mo' orea, French Polynesia
Length: 4 Hours
Meals: Dinner
Recommended Ages: 18 and Above
Activity Level: Easy
Experience(s): Islands & Beaches • Romance, Weddings & Honeymoons
Private Romantic Polynesian Evening (4 Hours)

Embark on a 30 foot outrigger canoe that will take you on a sunset cruise to the gentle sounds of guitar and ukulele.

You will be served an exotic cocktail in a coconut.

Appetizers are served as soon as your arrive to the private "motu" (islet).

While waiting for dinner to be served, you will have all the luxury to enjoy the magnificence of the location chosen especially for the occasion.

On the water’s edge, an outdoor lounge decorated with Tifaifai has been prepared for you to relax, while on the beach, at the center of an Opuhi (Red Ginger) petals’ heart, your table has been set, lit to the swaying lights of candles.

Take place in its Pomare chairs and enjoy the sight of a giant bonfire, torches illuminating the beach intensifying the beauty of this magical moment. Dancers and musicians will entertain while you will be savoring your special gourmet seafood menu.

Champagne (1 bottle), wine, beer and softs are all available for you throughout the evening.

After dinner, in the depths of the night, gaze at the stars of the southern hemisphere before going back to your hotel.

Offered by: Tahiti Nui Travel Ltd.
Location: Papeete, French Polynesia
Length: 6 Hours
Meals: Unknown
Recommended Ages: All Ages
Activity Level: Easy
Experience(s): Culture, History & Arts • Sightseeing
Authentic Tahiti Discovery - Full Day

Travel along the island of Tahiti on board a luxury minivan with your guide who will take you to the main sites, but also meet the local people, discover unknown places and taste the Polynesian way of life! Choose your tour: half day along the East coast or West coast or full day tour with a lunch stop lagoonside.

Offered by: Tahiti Nui Travel Ltd.
Location: Moorea, French Polynesia
Length: 6 Hours
Meals: Lunch
Recommended Ages: 5 and Above
Activity Level: Moderate
Experience(s): Adventure • Culture, History & Arts • Family Vacations • Romance, Weddings & Honeymoons • Sightseeing
COMBO TOUR 4WD and Waterfall, Moorea - Full Day (Local Picnic included)

Follow your guide for this full day tour of Moorea! Spend your morning in 4WD discovering the interior of the island, its magnificent panoramas and cultural beauties. Lunch time will be enjoyed reef side at the Pointe de Temae, with a typical Polynesian dish served with a glass of punch. A short break will give you time to stroll along the beach, collect some nice shells and swim in the lagoon. In the afternoon, you will be driven to Afareaitu where an easy hike up of about 15mn will take you to one of the waterfalls of the valley. Do not hesitate to take a dip! An enjoyable moment for the discovery of the different facets of Moorea.

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