Silversea Luxury Cruises To Portsmouth

Rich maritime and naval heritage makes Portsmouth one of Britain’s premiere ocean-faring cities. Spread across Portsea Island and looking out over the estuary of the Solent towards the English Channel – visit to step aboard heritage-rich vessels that have written their own legends on and under the waves. The iconic Spinnaker Tower punctures the sky above Gunwharf Quays - adding a unique accent to the skyline and offering sweeping views of the watery surroundings from its viewing platform 170 metres up. View more

After 437 years below the depths of the waves Henry VIII's pride and joy the Mary Rose was disturbed from its ghostly seabed to be raised and restored to its former glory. See the famous timbers of the ship now displayed in a dedicated museum. Mighty vessels including the HMS Warrior and HMS Victory - which was Lord Nelson’s flagship - also wait in Portsmouth’s Historic Dockyard. Visit to see Britain's immense naval heritage and learn of life in the confines of a submarine deep below the surface at the Royal Navy Submarine Museum. It’s not all about sea tales and ocean-going exploits in Portsmouth however and the lively city also boasts reams of literary heritage. Southsea Common is a huge grassy waterfront area where you can sprawl out on sunny days before paying respects at the Navy War Memorial. Southampton’s maritime museums wait just over ten miles away while Winchester and even Stonehenge might also be able to tempt you away from Pompey’s waterfront charms.

An Introduction to Silversea Cruises

The romance of the seas, small ship sizes and intimate atmosphere, Silversea has long been a leader in the ultra-luxury market. Travelling to both iconic and secluded ports, Silversea’s award-winning itineraries inspire wanderlust and exploration. With over 900 destinations, longer port stays and more late-night departures than ever before, even the savviest traveler will find something new. A butler for every suite, a complimentary in-suite bar stocked with your preferences, all-inclusive exquisite dining, award-winning onboard entertainment and an unparalleled space to guest ratio all contribute to the Silversea experience. Not forgetting our famed Italian hospitality, where new faces become old friends. Bienvenuti a bordo.

An Introduction to Silversea Cruises

The romance of the seas, small ship sizes and intimate atmosphere, Silversea has long been a leader in the ultra-luxury market. Travelling to both iconic and secluded ports, Silversea’s award-winning itineraries inspire wanderlust and exploration. With over 900 destinations, longer port stays and more late-night departures than ever before, even the savviest traveler will find something new. A butler for every suite, a complimentary in-suite bar stocked with your preferences, all-inclusive exquisite dining, award-winning onboard entertainment and an unparalleled space to guest ratio all contribute to the Silversea experience. Not forgetting our famed Italian hospitality, where new faces become old friends. Bienvenuti a bordo.