Silversea Cruises is ready to reinforce its world fleet with the conversion of Silver Wind to an ice-class, ultra-luxury expedition ship. The transfer indicators continued confidence within the fast-growing recognition of ultra-luxury expedition journey to the glaciers and wildlife-rich areas of Antarctica.
Silver Wind is presently present process refurbishments on the Remontowa shipyard in Gdańsk, Poland, following a significant improve in 2018. The redesign contains an ice-strengthened hull for cruising in polar waters, in addition to tech upgrades. Including to its sustainability credentials, Silver Wind can be outfitted with a brand new superior wastewater therapy plant, new meals waste therapy services and new fuel-saving boilers.
Silver Wind will re-emerge because the cruise line’s fourth expedition vessel in its fleet of 9 ships. For its maiden voyage on November 20, 2021, Silver Wind is slated to set sail on a 22-day journey to Antarctica, offering visitors with a primary viewing place on the White Continent for a photo voltaic eclipse on December 4, 2021.
Silver Wind will profit from a set of enhancements that may allow immersive expedition cruising in each polar areas, in addition to in distant tropical waters. The ship can be fitted with a strengthened hull; ice-detector sonars, designed to be used on icebreaker vessels; 24 Zodiacs; and 14 kayaks. With a diminished visitor capability of simply 274, Silver Wind will carry as much as 28 expedition specialists who will share their information throughout onboard lectures, on guided Zodiac excursions and on experiences ashore. Additional enhancing the expedition expertise for visitors, a photograph studio (previously the on line casino) with state-of-the-art gear, a mudroom, and a water-heating system within the ship’s swimming pool will spotlight Silver Wind’s new facilities.
Following the ship’s complete refurbishment in 2018, which noticed the enhancement of most public areas, an array of refreshments will enrich visitors’ consolation within the ship’s suites and public areas. Silver Wind’s higher suites can be totally refurbished, with new furnishings and carpets, in addition to new walk-in showers to enhance the bathtubs. Silver Wind’s Vista and Veranda suites may even be up to date, together with the set up of recent walk-in showers. Lots of the ship’s public areas may even be up to date, with repainted partitions and ceilings in La Dame, La Terrazza, the Statement Lounge, the Panorama Lounge and the Reception space. The Fitness center and Magnificence Salon can be upgraded, too.