Silversea Cruises is in the late stages of planning one of the most ambitious expedition itineraries ever attempted: simultaneous multi-week cruises in both the Canadian and Russian arctics.
The feat, to offer so-called Northwest Passage and Northeast Passage cruises in the 2020 summer season, would be unprecedented, according to Mark Conroy, managing director of the Americas for Silversea.
The cruises, if offered, would build on experience Silversea expects to gain with its first Northeast Passage cruise, in 2019. The cruise will start Aug. 10 in Nome, Alaska, and venture east, north of Russia, to end in Tromso, Norway. To read more visit travelweekly.com, June 14,2018