travel42 Cruise Ship Review: Silversea Silver Explorer

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Introduction and History

This expedition ship offers guests innovative itineraries in an upscale environment. Formerly the Prince Albert II and before that the World Discoverer II, the ship was previously operated by the now-defunct Society Expeditions. Purchased by Silversea, it underwent a multi-million-dollar renovation and emerged as the Prince Albert II in 2008. It was renamed Silver Explorer in 2011.

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OCG Class
Silver Explorer
Year Built1989
Year Last Refurbished2018
Capacity144 passengers

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