Silver Origin

Expedition Cruising

Expedition cruises operate on smaller vessels, typically accommodating 100-200 passengers, designed for navigating remote and rugged terrains. These ships are equipped with advanced technology and amenities tailored for exploration, featuring comfortable cabins, dining areas, observation decks, and educational facilities like lecture halls and libraries.

Onboard, passengers can expect amenities such as comfortable accommodations, dining venues offering regional cuisine, lecture halls for educational talks, observation decks for panoramic views, and lounges for relaxation. While lacking the extravagant entertainment of larger cruise ships, these vessels focus on fostering an immersive and educational environment, often with experts and naturalists on board to provide insights into the destinations.

Outside activities revolve around nature and adventure, including Zodiac excursions for close encounters with wildlife and exploration of coastlines. Guided nature walks, kayaking, snorkelling, and diving expeditions allow passengers to engage intimately with the environment. Cultural interactions with local communities and wildlife observation are key components, offering passengers an authentic experience in remote destinations. These cruises prioritize outdoor activities, emphasizing exploration and hands-on engagement with nature over traditional onboard entertainment options.



We would be delighted to talk about your holiday arrangements over the phone. You can contact us between 8am and 10pm every day (outside of office hours may not be immediate).

01442 879787


If you wish to send us your requirements by email using the link below, we’ll get back to you. Outside of office hours, we’ll reply to you as soon as we can.


Our office is open 9:30am to 5pm Monday to Saturday (excluding Bank Holidays). If you wish to make an appointment, please either call or send a message, although it’s not compulsory.


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