Silver Wind joined the Silversea fleet in 1995 and is the sister ship to Silver Cloud. This luxury small-sized ship sets sail with a maximum of 296 on board and combines a cosy and intimate atmosphere with sumptuous ocean-view suites, gourmet dining, and personalised service. Relax your mind and body in the wellness spa, indulge in retail therapy in the luxury boutiques, or lose yourself in a book in the library. Take a dip in the outdoor pool and whirlpools, work out at the fitness centre, or admire the panoramic views from the observation lounge. Step ashore to enjoy sightseeing, cultural activities, exciting adventures, and culinary experiences.
The Restaurant presents regional specialities, signature dishes, and open-seating dining; leaving you free to dine when, where, and with whom you please. The Pool Bar and Grill offers casual-style dining and drinks by the water's edge. The menu features light fare and healthy CruiseLite selections for breakfast, freshly-cooked meats and pizzas for lunch, and the interactive Black Rock Grill experience under the stars for dinner. La Terrazza serves casual, buffet-style breakfasts and lunches; transforming into an a la carte traditional Italian eatery in the evening. Le Champagne offers a delicious six-course dining and wine experience in an intimate, elegant setting.
Take your seat in the comfortable Panorama Lounge for freshly-made coffee, piano music, and uninterrupted views of the ocean and your ports of call. Sip your favourite tipple or tropical cocktail in the Bar as you enjoy chatting with friends, listening to live music, or showing off your dance moves on the dance floor. Pay a visit to Connoisseur's Corner to savour vintage cognacs and purchase premium cigars.
Entertainment on board Silver Wind can be as low-key or up-beat as you wish. The multi-level Show Lounge is a hive of activity after dinner; you can watch everything from full-scale production shows and classical soloists, to cultural entertainment and feature films. It is also the setting for port talks, enrichment lectures and special events throughout your cruise. The Bar and Panorama Lounge also host live music and dance tunes in the evening. If you're feeling lucky; why not take a chance on the roulette and blackjack tables and slot machines in The Casino?
Day 1: Fly from your chosen UK airport to New York, USA
Transfer to the port ready to begin your luxury cruise.
Day 2: Newport, Rhode Island, USA
Newport in Rhode Island is one of North America's oldest cities. This remarkable place is packed to the brim with attractions — from the National Historic Landmarks District, Brick Market Museum and White Horse Tavern, to the Old Colony House, Quaker Meeting House, Trinity Church, and Touro Synagogue. Explore the life of the Vanderbilts on a tour of The Breakers and Marble House or discover early 20th-century high society at The Elms French-style chateau. Rough Point on opulent Bellevue Avenue and the famous Astor’s Beechwood Mansion are well worth a visit, too! Uncover the history of tennis at Tennis Hall of Fame, then admire historic and modern artworks at Newport Art Museum.
Day 2: Cape Cod Canal Transit, USA
The Cape Cod Canal connects Cape Cod Bay in the north with Buzzards Bay in the south. This sea-level waterway is just over 11km long, 160m wide in parts, and 10m deep at low tide. Much of the canal runs through Bourne in Massachusetts; with the Scusset Beach State Reservation near the north entrance and Massachusetts Maritime Academy near the southern exit. Three bridges span the waterway - the Cape Cod Canal Railroad Bridge and the Bourne and Sagamore highway bridges. Keep your eyes peeled for whales and dolphins that have made their home in the canal.
Day 3: Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Boston is Massachusetts’ capital and largest city. Rich in history, this bustling city is the perfect size to explore within one day. Walk along The Freedom Trail and discover 16 locations significant to the history of the United States. Take a stroll through the oldest city park in the United States, Boston Common, and take in the sweeping views of green fields, lakes, and historic monuments. Gaze in awe at the towering sky line from the stunning waterfront and visit the historic Faneuil Hall, the home of America's first town meeting.
Day 4: Bar Harbor, Maine, USA
The quintessential New England coastal town of Bar Harbour is located on Mount Desert Island. Explore the charming and picturesque town streets with their plentiful boutiques and heritage houses; before stopping to admire the Tiffany stained glass windows of St Saviours Church and also the clock and bandstand on the Village Green. Step aboard one of the free Island Explorer buses that travel via the famous Park Loop Road to the magnificent Acadia National Park - where you can admire towering Cadillac Mountain and take a hike or horse-and-carriage ride alongside the park's stunning lakes and coastline. Gaze in awe at the stunning scenery on a relaxing boat trip around Frenchman Bay and the Porcupine Islands.
Day 5: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Found on the Atlantic Ocean coast, Halifax is the provincial capital of Nova Scotia and is home to one of the world's largest natural harbours. The heart of Canada's east coast arts scene, you can explore a variety of galleries and museums to find everything from folk art to relics of the Mi'kmaq people! Visit Fisherman's Cove — a 200-year-old restored village — and stroll around a traditional farmers' market to find tasty, local food and drink. Learn about the city's heritage at the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic or stroll the pretty displays at Halifax Public Gardens.
Day 6: Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
Sydney, in Canada's Nova Scotia, is situated on the east coast of Cape Breton Island. When you step off your ship, you are greeted by the world's largest fiddle outside the Joan Harriss Cruise Pavilion! The port is also the gateway to the island's many attractions — including the world-famous Cabot Trail, Fortress of Louisbourg, and Alexander Graham Bell Museum at Baddeck Village. Take a tour through the historic streets of Old Sydney, stopping by St Patrick's Museum, the Jost House and the old stone St Alphonsus Church en-route. You can also live the life of a coal miner when you visit Cape Breton Miners’ Museum, Ocean Deeps Colliery Coal Mine, Miner's Village, and the Glace Bay Heritage Museum!
Day 7: Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada
Charlottetown is the capital of Canada's smallest province - Prince Edward Island. This place means a lot to Canadians being the Birthplace of Confederation - where the 1864 conference at Province House led to the creation of the Dominion of Canada. The 13km Confederation Bridge that spans the Northumberland Strait links Prince Edward Island to New Brunswick on the Canadian mainland. Discover Victoria Row, the Anne of Green Gables store, the Founder's Hall and the stately Lieutenant Governor's mansion on a horse-drawn carriage ride through Charlottetown's downtown area. Take an island tour and view the Point Prim Lighthouse and Wood Islands Lighthouse, the artist’s haven at Victoria-by-the-Sea, Anne of Green Cables Museum at Silver Bush, and the dramatic redstone cliffs at Cavendish Beach.
Day 9: Cruise Saguenay River, Canada
Nestled in the stunning province of Quebec, Saguenay boasts breathtaking nature and bustling city life. Get immersed in the fascinating history at La Pulperie de Chicoutimi and discover the city's milestones at Musée de la Petite Maison Blanche. Gaze in awe at the panoramic views from highest point in the Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean region, Monts-Valin National Park. Discover endless activities within spectacular surroundings at Parc National du Fjord-du-Saguenay. Indulge in retail therapy at one the five downtown centres: Arvida, Chicoutimi, Jonquière, Kénogami and La Baie. Savour local flavours at the terrace cafes and lively bars.
Day 10: Quebec City, Canada
Quebec City sits proudly on the Saint Lawrence River at the heart of Canada's French-speaking Quebec province. Explore the Old Town - a UNESCO World Heritage site - with its narrow, cobblestone streets, 17th and 18th-century buildings and churches, and the impressive Chateau Frontenac. Travel back in time at Musee de la Civilisation and La Citadelle de Quebec or gaze in awe at Notre-Dame de Quebec Basilica. Step outside the city walls and discover the vibrant St Baptiste, Montcalm, St-Roch and Colline Parlementaire neighbourhoods. Take a walk on the battlefields of the Plains of Abraham or venture further afield to the idyllic Montmorency Falls Park.
Day 11: Montreal, Canada
You will disembark and be transferred to the airport for your return flight home.