Africa & Indian Ocean

Hear the call of the wild

Sculpted sand dunes, dazzling white beaches, wonderful wildlife and crystal clear seas are just the start of this epic region.

Step back in time on a small ship cruise to Africa and the Indian Ocean. Immerse yourself in the immensity of a region known for its kaleidoscope of culture and charisma. From the diverse variety of wildlife – including the coveted Big Five -to the rose hued walls of Petra, and the markets of Mumbai, Africa and the Indian Ocean have been topping wanderlust wish lists for years.

Set sail for new horizons aboard our fleet of ultra-luxury small ships. Whether you are looking for excitement and adventure with Silversea Expeditions or relaxation and exploration with our ocean-sailing ships, we have the right itinerary for you. Choose from a variety of lengths and departure dates and soon you too could be meeting the Seychelles giant tortoise in Aldabra, visiting world-renowned UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Zanzibar or simply sunning on the white sand beaches of Madagascar.

Whatever your pleasure, Silversea’s small ship cruises to Africa and the Indian Ocean offer an in depth look at a region that is far more that souks and safaris.


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All-Inclusive Africa & Indian Ocean package

Africa and the Indian Ocean hums with diversity as rich as the coastlines themselves. Retaining a magnetism that has lasted centuries, this is a region where cultures clash companionably, from the amber sands of Nambia to the pink-hued walls of Petra. The smell of spice lies tangibly in the air, the iridescent flora and fauna are waiting to be discovered.

Glamorous, quixotic, and utterly dazzling, Africa and the Indian Ocean is both epic and eternal.

Included Private Executive Transfers
  • Private chauffeur driven transport from home to airport and back again
Included Shore Excursions
  • 1 per port, per day among a selection of excursions
Included Food & Beverages
  • Multiple restaurants, diverse cuisine, open-seating dining
  • Beverages in-suite and throughout the ship, including champagne, select wines and spirits
Included Personalised Service
  • Butler service in every suite and 24-hour dining service

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Our brochures offer a host of itineraries for travellers that dream of discovering every destination. From snow filled plains to iconic cities, superb Grand Voyages and World Cruises, we really do offer you the world.

OUR SHIPS GOING TO AFRICA & INDIAN OCEAN

Silver Cloud

Expedition

With 20-brand new Zodiacs, four superlative restaurants in Antarctica and a pole-to-pole expedition itinerary, Silver Cloud really does break the ice between expedition and luxury.

  • Crew Onboard212
  • Guest Capacity254
  • Suites127
  • Dining Options4
  • Dolce Vita
  • Zagara Beauty Salon
  • Pool Deck
  • Reception
  • Fitness Centre
  • Connoisseur’s Corner
  • Observation lounge
  • Boutique
  • Explorer Lounge
  • Panorama Lounge
  • Zagara Beauty Spa
  • Photo Studio

Silver Dawn

Classic

A new Dawn has arrived! Our tenth ultra-luxury ship joined our fleet in April 2022, sailing a worldwide itinerary that promises authentic, immersive experiences.

  • Crew Onboard411
  • Guest Capacity596
  • Suites298
  • Dining Options8
  • S.A.L.T. Bar
  • S.A.L.T. Lab
  • Panorama Lounge
  • Casino
  • Dolce Vita
  • Fitness Centre
  • Otium Spa
  • Observation Library
  • Connoisseur’s Corner
  • Arts Café
  • Pool Deck & Jacuzzi Area
  • Boutique
  • Otium Beauty Salon
  • Venetian Lounge

Silver Moon

Classic

Built by cruise lovers, for cruise lovers, Silver Moon will be the epitome of 21st century luxury travel.

  • Crew Onboard411
  • Guest Capacity596
  • Suites298
  • Dining Options8
  • S.A.L.T. Bar
  • S.A.L.T. Lab
  • Panorama Lounge
  • Casino
  • Dolce Vita
  • Fitness Centre
  • Zagara Beauty Spa
  • Observation Library
  • Connoisseur’s Corner
  • Arts Café
  • Pool Deck & Jacuzzi Area
  • Boutique
  • Zagara Beauty Salon
  • Venetian Lounge

Silver Muse

Classic

Silver Muse is without question an inspirational work of art. The best place between sea and sky, 8 dining venues, spacious outdoor areas and up-to-the-minute technology makes her simply divine.

  • Crew Onboard411
  • Guest Capacity596
  • Suites298
  • Dining Options8
  • Fitness Centre
  • Connoisseur’s Corner
  • Dolce Vita
  • Casino
  • Zagara Beauty Spa
  • Observation Library
  • Venetian Lounge
  • Arts Café
  • Panorama Lounge
  • Pool Deck & Jacuzzi Area
  • Boutique
  • Zagara Beauty Salon

Silver Shadow

Classic

Award-winning Silver Shadow has all the hallmarks of extreme luxury at sea. With one of the highest space-to-guest ratios at sea, Silver Shadow is a firm favourite in the Silversea fleet.

  • Crew Onboard302
  • Guest Capacity392
  • Suites194
  • Dining Options4
  • Panorama Lounge
  • Observation Lounge
  • Boutique
  • Pool Deck
  • Connoisseur's Corner
  • Arts Café
  • The Bar
  • The Show Lounge
  • Card Room/Conference Room
  • Zagara Beauty Spa
  • Casino
  • Reception
  • Fitness Centre
  • Zagara Beauty Salon

Silver Spirit

Classic

Amplify your experience! The all-new Silver Spirit has never looked better, nor felt cosier. Fully refurbished for a superlative onboard adventure, she retains our world famous standards of service and home away from home feel.

  • Crew Onboard411
  • Guest Capacity608
  • Suites304
  • Dining Options8
  • Arts Café
  • Panorama Lounge
  • Zagara Beauty Spa
  • Dolce Vita
  • Pool Deck
  • Fitness Centre
  • Connoisseur’s Corner
  • Observation Library
  • Boutique
  • Venetian Lounge
  • Casino
  • Card Room/Conference Room
  • Zagara Beauty Salon

Silver Whisper

Classic

Our world-cruisers preferred ship, Silver Whisper sports a relaxing, sophisticated and genuinely elegant atmosphere. A multi-million dollar refit makes her one of the most technically up to the minute ships at sea.

  • Crew Onboard302
  • Guest Capacity392
  • Suites194
  • Dining Options4
  • Panorama Lounge
  • Zagara Beauty Spa
  • Boutique
  • Card Room/Conference Room
  • The Bar
  • Library
  • Zagara Beauty Salon
  • Casino
  • Pool Deck
  • Reception
  • Observation Lounge
  • Fitness Centre
  • Connoisseur’s Corner
  • The Show Lounge

Silver Wind

Expedition

Silver Wind is a perfect illustration of how complete a small-sized ship can be. With just 274-guests, beautiful suites and spacious public areas, Silver Wind is one of the cosiest and most intimate ships afloat today.

  • Crew Onboard239
  • Guest Capacity274
  • Suites149
  • Dining Options4
  • Pool Deck
  • Reception
  • Fitness Centre
  • Connoisseur’s Corner
  • Boutique
  • The Show Lounge
  • Panorama Lounge
  • Zagara Beauty Spa
  • Dolce Vita
  • Zagara Beauty Salon
  • Observation Library
  • Photo Studio