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Broome To Darwin

Ship: Silver Explorer  
Departure: Thursday, June 24, 2021
Nights: 10 nights
Departs: Broome
Returns: Darwin
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  • Itinerary

    Broome To Darwin

    Ports of call

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    Day Date Port of Call Arrival Departure
    1 Thursday, June 24, 2021 Broome, Australia Embark 4:00 PM
    View of Broome, Australia

    Broome, situated on a peninsula in the Kimberley region of Western Australia, is known as the ‘pearl of the north’ due to its being the home of the South Sea pearls, among the largest commercially harvested cultured pearls in the world. In the 1800s Broome attracted pearl divers from Japan, Malaysia and the Philippines, resulting in the delightful multicultural town it is today. Visitors can witness first-hand how Broome pearls are cultured on a cruise to a local pearl farm, and hear the romantic stories of the original pearl luggers. Visit the amazing pearl showrooms of Chinatown. Read more about Broome, Australia

    2 Friday, June 25, 2021 Talbot Bay, Australia 12:45 PM 6:30 PM
    View of Talbot Bay, Australia

    Talbot Bay encloses the 800, rugged and sparsely vegetated islands of the Buccaneer Archipelago in the Kimberley region of Western Australia. The major attraction, drawing thousands of visitors each year, is the Horizontal 'two way' Waterfall' that results from massive tidal movements that cause a waterfall effect as water banks up against one side of a narrow coastal gorge, then hurtles through, sideways, up to 5 metres high, to be repeated again on the turning tide! Naturalist David described the Horizontal Falls as "One of the greatest wonders of the natural world". Read more about Talbot Bay, Australia

    3 Saturday, June 26, 2021 Montgomery Reef, Australia 5:00 AM 8:30 AM
    View of Montgomery Reef, Australia

    The Montgomery Reef is Australia's largest inshore reef system covering more than 300km2, near the mouth of the Sale River off the Kimberley coast of West Australia. At high tide you see very little of the Reef but as the tide drops rapidly away a raging torrent of water, cascading off the top of this 400ha reef erupts, as miles of surrounding reef appears to slowly rise out of the ocean. Read more about Montgomery Reef, Australia

    3 Saturday, June 26, 2021 Raft Point, Australia 12:00 PM 5:00 PM
    View of Raft Point, Australia

    Raft Point is an uninhabited headland with imposing steep cliffs on the Timor Sea, near the mouth of the Sale River in the Kimberley region of Western Australia. It overlooks a small sandy bay served by several creeks, and is ideal for crabbing and some amazing fishing. Raft Point is a base for shore expeditions to some of the country's most remarkable Aboriginal rock art. Walk for about 20 minutes with a 150 m uphill climb to see the large spectacular pictures of many quality Wandjina figures amongst other depictions of marine and wildlife – dugongs, original inhabitants and X-ray fish. Read more about Raft Point, Australia

    4 Sunday, June 27, 2021 Hunter River, Australia 7:00 AM 5:45 PM
    View of Hunter River, Australia

    Hunter River has its headwaters in the Kimberley region of Western Australia and flows into the NE corner of the beautiful Prince Frederick Harbour and York Sound. The river was named in 1820 by the explorer Philip Parker King, after the surgeon, James Hunter, on the ship the Mermaid. Lined with green rainforest, mangroves and soaring red cliffs, the scenery is truly spectacular. The river is noted for a distinctive rock formation at its mouth, with cliffs reaching some 200m in height. Read more about Hunter River, Australia

    5 Monday, June 28, 2021 Vansittart Bay, Australia 7:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Vansittart Bay, Australia

    Vansittart Bay lies 530km WSW of Darwin, on the Kimberley coast of Western Australia, facing the Indian Ocean. A small stream, low rock platforms, and the sparse Truscott-Mungalalu Plateau face the bay. This is a protected large bay with numerous small islands and secluded coves that offer plenty of fishing. It is best known for its excellent rock art, regarded by many as possibly the oldest known to man. Read more about Vansittart Bay, Australia

    6 Tuesday, June 29, 2021 At Sea
    7 Wednesday, June 30, 2021 Wyndham, Australia 6:30 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Wyndham, Australia

    Wyndham, located where the King River meets the Cambridge Gulf, is the oldest and northernmost town in the Kimberley region of Western Australia. Over 5000 gold diggers entered the colony in 1885 through Wyndham, heading for the southern gold fields near Halls Creek. The large jarrah jetty, built in the 1890s to export cattle, was also a catalyst to its growth. A few kilometres along the Gulf, Wyndham East is the main residential and shopping area. Read more about Wyndham, Australia

    8 Thursday, July 1, 2021 At Sea
    9 Friday, July 2, 2021 Yamdena Island, Indonesia 11:00 AM 7:00 PM
    View of Yamdena Island, Indonesia

    Yamdena Island is the main island of the Tanimbar Archipelago, 500 km due north of Darwin, Australia. The island lies in the Maluku Province of Indonesia, on the edges of the Timor Sea and the Arafura Sea. The island’s principal town, Saumlaki, is a port on the southern coast. The island is largely unpopulated, with deserted coconut-fringed white coral beaches and atolls, and lush forests teeming with birds and wild orchids, so that trekking and bird watching is very popular. Read more about Yamdena Island, Indonesia

    10 Saturday, July 3, 2021 At Sea
    11 Sunday, July 4, 2021 Darwin, Australia 8:00 AM Disembark
    View of Darwin, Australia

    The new Darwin cruise ship terminal at Fort Hill Wharf is adjacent to the convention centre, only one kilometre from Darwin’s CBD. Modern amenities, hotels and parking are there, plus a mini-market with beautiful local productions – Aboriginal art and crafts, diamonds and opals, and eateries, distinctive of the Top End. Darwin is a home port for the small luxury vessels Coral Princess and Coral Discoverer that explore the Kimberley coast to Broome. A score of cruise ship lines include Darwin in their itineraries for Australia, Indonesia, South-East Asia and World Cruises. Read more about Darwin, Australia

  • Ship

    Silver Explorer Overview

    Silver Explorer

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    Last refitted in 2018, and carrying just 144 passengers (and 118 crew), what can you expect onboard? Butler service, casual attire and open-seated dining, genuine hospitality, anytime access to the Captain’s bridge (weather permitting), and all-inclusive service are some of the pleasures you can expect. On shore your fare includes hosted adventures lead by scientists and destination experts.

  • Cabins

    Silver Explorer Cabins



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    Cabin Types

    O1, G1, SL, ME, VR, VI, VS, EC, AC

    Average Cabin Size – 32.4 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 5.3 m2

    One bedroom: 728 ft² / 67m² including private balcony. The name says it all. A stylish apartment. Prestigious and classic. For those who seek the superlative level of space, comfort, and service on board. For those who expect the finest from a luxury cruise. Butler service. Refrigerator and bar setup stocked with your preferences. Luxury bath amenities. Pillow menu. Personalized stationery. Umbrella. Direct-dial telephone(s). 220-volt outlets. Unlimited Premium Wifi. Flat-screen television(s) with Interactive Media Library. Balcony with patio furniture and floor-to-ceiling glass doors. Living room with sitting area. Twin beds or queen-sized bed. Marbled bathroom with full-sized bath and separate shower. Fitted wardrobe with personal safe. Vanity table with hairdryer. Writing desk. Illy® espresso machine. Afternoon canapés upon request. Dinner at the officer's table. Plush bathrobe. Sparkling wine served with a special chocolate welcome and a bowl of fruits. Laundry service throughout the voyage. Champagne on arrival.

  • Deck Plans

    Deck Plans for Silver Explorer


    • 3rd guest Capacity
    • Bathtub & separate shower
    • Bathtub/shower Combination
    • Connecting Staterooms
    • fixed Queen beds
    • Handicap suites
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    Broome To Darwin

    Cruiseline: Silversea Cruises Ship: Silver Explorer Departure: Thursday, June 24, 2021 Nights: 10 nights Departs: Broome Returns: Darwin

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