Are you ready for an unparalleled cruise experience that will leave you with unforgettable memories? Silversea Cruises has unveiled its spectacular collection of 206 voyages for summer 2025, and it is nothing short of extraordinary.
Departing between March and November 2025, these cruises promise bespoke experiences from visiting 409 destinations in 60 countries, including 24 maiden calls. Here are five compelling reasons why you should book Silversea’s Gems and Icons 2025 Summer cruise:
Unparalleled cruise experience by Silversea
When you choose a Silversea cruise, you are not just selecting a vacation; you are opting for an incomparable cruise experience that sets new standards for cruising and adventure. Silversea is renowned for its unique experiences that elevate your journey to new heights. With personalised service, spacious suites, and attention to detail, Silversea ensures every moment on board is filled with comfort and opulence.
However, cruising is not just about the ship; it is also about the destinations you will explore. Silversea’s meticulous planning and expert knowledge of each locale ensure that you will have unforgettable encounters, whether it’s witnessing natural wonders, engaging with local cultures, or savouring authentic cuisine. Each day on a Silversea cruise is a unique chapter in your own adventure story.
Unlock 409 destinations in 60 countries
Silversea is renowned for its destination expertise, and in Summer 2025, they’re taking you on a journey to remember. With 409 destinations in 60 countries, including 24 maiden calls, this is your chance to explore the world like never before.
Increased Mediterranean Offerings
Mediterranean lovers, rejoice! Silversea is offering 84 voyages on six ships, expanding its presence in this captivating region. Experience the charm of smaller ports and off-the-beaten-path destinations, such as Milos, Amorgos, Pula, Vlore, and Seville. New itineraries on Silver Spirit and Silver Whisper will take you on an adventure in the Greek Isles, while Silver Ray℠ explores renowned destinations like Monaco, Syracuse, and Palma de Mallorca. Don’t miss the enriching culinary experiences with Silversea’s S.A.L.T. program, like tasting authentic cuisine at La Portofinese in Portofino.
Enhanced Galapagos Itineraries
If the Galapagos Islands have always intrigued you, Silversea’s summer 2025 collection aboard Silver Origin® is a must-see. Enjoy enriched itineraries that offer deeper immersion and introduce two new destinations:
North Central Itinerary: Spend more time on the islands of Isabela and Fernandina, and discover Isla Lobos, San Cristobal, a new destination that offers incredible snorkeling with sea lions, paddle-boarding, and birding.
Western Itinerary: This itinerary includes a stop in Bahia Bowditch, a brand-new destination where you can relax on pristine white-sand beaches and explore coastal trails to lagoons. Indulge in authentic, local cuisine inside a lava tunnel in Santa Cruz and seize opportunities to dive and fish with local operators, making your Galapagos experience truly unforgettable.
Arctic & Greenland Adventures
For those seeking adventure and remote exploration, Silversea’s collection includes 14 voyages to the Arctic and Greenland. Silversea’s deep knowledge of the region and partnerships with local communities allow you to dive deep into the local way of life. Highlights include Silver Endeavour’s first Northwest Passage crossing and immersive experiences with Inuit cultures. Explore Svalbard at the best time of year with nine itineraries ranging from seven to 18 days.
Two New Grand Voyages
Silversea’s 2025 collection introduces two Grand Voyages that promise extended journeys:
Grand Mediterranean 2025: Set sail on the Silver Spirit® from Fusina (Venice) on September 18, embarking on a 54-day adventure that includes Venice, Athens, Barcelona, Dubrovnik, and more. Discover hidden gems like Palamos in Spain and Syros in Greece. Overnight calls and late departures allow for meaningful connections with local cultures.
Grand North Atlantic & Northern Europe 2025: Departing from New York on June 11, the Silver Shadow® embarks on an 83-day exploration of 55 destinations across 16 countries in the North Atlantic and Northern Europe. Explore Eastern Canada, the British Isles, the Baltic Sea, Norwegian Fjords, and Iceland, all at the best time of year.
Calls to iconic cities and off-the-beaten-path destinations
Silversea’s Gems and Icons 2025 Summer cruise collection is designed to take you on a journey that combines iconic cities and off-the-beaten-path destinations. What makes this experience truly exceptional is that many of these destinations are rarely visited and can only be accessed by smaller ships. This means you will get to explore hidden gems that are often overlooked by larger vessels.
While iconic cities like Venice, Athens, Barcelona, and Dubrovnik will dazzle you with their history and culture, it is the lesser-visited gems like Palamos in Spain and Syros in Greece that add a unique charm to your voyage. These smaller ports allow for more intimate and immersive experiences, enabling you to form deeper connections with the local communities and cultures. Whether you’re strolling through historic streets or savouring the flavours of a tranquil coastal village, Silversea ensures that each destination leaves an indelible mark on your journey.
Silversea’s S.A.L.T. Program: Culinary adventures
For culinary enthusiasts, Silversea’s S.A.L.T. (Sea and Land Taste) program is a delectable treat. It offers you the chance to savour authentic, local cuisine that embodies the essence of the destinations you visit. Dining on a Silversea cruise is about immersing yourself in the culinary culture of each region.
Imagine dining inside a lava tunnel in Santa Cruz in the Galapagos, where you can savour local flavours in a truly unique setting. Or indulge in tasting experiences at scenic eco farms like La Portofinese in Portofino, where you will sample authentic cooking and connect with the local culinary heritage. Silversea’s commitment to culinary excellence ensures that every meal is a delightful adventure that complements your overall cruise experience.
Silversea’s Gems and Icons 2025 Summer cruise collection is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to explore the world’s most captivating destinations. With diverse itineraries, immersive experiences, and culinary delights, these cruises promise to create memories that will last a lifetime. Don’t miss out—book your Silversea cruise today and embark on an extraordinary adventure in 2025.