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    15-Night Arctic Expedition CME Cruise September 20—October 5, 2019

    September 20, 2019 • October 5, 2019

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15-Night Arctic Expedition CME Cruise September 20—October 5, 2019

Onboard the Silver Explorer.

Cruise to Arctic and Greenland and create memories you'll never forget on our Arctic expeditions. From abundant wildlife and dramatic landscapes, to the Midnight Sun follow in the wake of the Vikings to Greenland and Iceland. Explore Svalbard where the polar bear roams freely. Hike and Zodiac amid icebergs and spectacular tundra. Vast colonies of birds pocket the rugged cliffs. Seals and walrus haul out on rocky outcrops. Whales spout and breach before your eyes. Our trips to the Arctic and Greenland delve into the wonder of one of the planet’s most inspiring places.

15-Night Arctic Expedition CME Cruise September 20—October 5, 2019

Speakers

Dr. Margaret Blackwell

MD

Topic: Cardiology

Dr. Margaret Blackwell was a critical care nurse; who became a cardiologist. She has taught ...

Dr. Nathalie Gamache

MD

Topic: Gynecology

Details coming soon!

Additional Noteworthy Features

Silversea’s purpose-built luxury Silver Explorer expedition cruise ship has been designed specifically for navigating waters in some of the world’s most remote destinations, including both of earth’s polar regions. A strengthened hull with a Lloyd’s Register ice-class notation (1A) for passenger vessels enables the Silver Explorer Expedition Cruise Ship to safely push through ice floes with ease. A fleet of 12 Zodiac boats allows Silversea Expedition guests to visit even the most off-the-beaten path locations and an expert Expedition Team provides insight and understanding to each unforgettable Silver Explorer luxury cruise adventure. Silversea’s small luxury ships are designed for those who delight in the thrill of discovery while indulging mind and body in the most lavish surroundings imaginable. All accommodations are spacious, ocean-view suites that include butler service, and most include private verandas. Our intimate, ultra-luxury ships can sail up narrow waterways into the heart of a city, or tie up right at the pier while others must anchor off shore. And for those who yearn to explore the new and unknown, Silversea Expeditions can transport you to the further most boundaries of the planet. Enjoy the ease, convenience and value of an all-inclusive cruise fare that includes almost all of your discretionary onboard expenses.

Dining

When dining aboard Silversea ships, gastronomic excellence is a given, thanks to our partnership with the prestigious Grands Chefs Relais & Châteaux. Renowned for culinary excellence and innovative spirit, Silversea’s luxury cruises offer a choice of open-seating dining options throughout the fleet, as well as several specialty venues. No matter where you dine, there will be great diversity and freshness in your selections. Dine amid sparkling crystal, silver and sweeping ocean views in our main dining room. Join friends or find a table for two, and enjoy Continental or regional specialities impeccably presented and graciously served. The Restaurant is an open-seating dining room, which means there are no assigned times, no assigned tables. You are free to arrive at your leisure and dine with whomever you choose. For a more casual dining experience, enjoy a meal at the Grill for soft breezes and ocean views, especially as the sun goes down. Cruise guests can gather at the outdoor bar and talk about the day’s events. Complimentary room service is also available for all guests.

Enriching Experiences

Imagine exploring the history and culture of captivating destinations before you ever step foot off your ship. Our knowledgeable team of onboard Destination Consultants is delighted to share their regional expertise to Silversea guests, with informal discussions throughout your voyage and commentaries from the bridge. Elevating your cruise travel adventure to more stimulating heights. Gain an insider’s perspective on your voyage’s destinations. From where to shop, to top-rated eateries, and the area’s must-see sights. Ensuring you will journey ashore like a true native. While on your luxury cruise, embark on a personal journey of wellness to complement your global adventures. Work out in the well-equipped Fitness Centre, take a class in circuit training or Pilates in the aerobics room, and let the sauna and steam rooms work their magic to soothe every muscle. Silversea offers seminars ranging from aromatherapy and nutrition to how to burn fat. A holistic approach to wellness fully integrates exercise, fitness and spa therapies with health lectures and nutritious dining to help you maintain a healthy lifestyle, even while away from home.

Inclusive Amenities for All Guests

  • Select wines, premium spirits, specialty coffees and soft drinks
  • Butler service for all suites
  • Complimentary room service
  • Gratuities
  • Open-seating dining options
  • Complimentary WIFI

Schedule

This course is designed for Family Physicians, Specialists, and Allied Health Care professionals. The aim is to provide evidence-based material as well as practical and relevant clinical pearls that will be easy to implement into one’s medical practice. Conference attendees will be invited to complete a pre-course Needs assessment to facilitate the faculty with the development of their presentations.

 

Scroll over the itinerary to the right to see more details!

  • Fri, Sept 20 Reykjavik, Iceland

    Depart: 4:30 pm

  • Sat, Sept 21

    At Sea

     

    CME: 8:00 am - 12:30 pm

  • Sun, Sept 22 Skjoldungen, Greenland

    Arrive: 12:00 pm

    Depart: 3:30 pm

     

  • Mon, Sept 23 Aappilattoq, Greenland

    Cruise Prince Christian Sound, Greenland

     

    Aapilattoq, Greenland

    Arrive: 4:00 pm

    Depart: 9:00 pm

     

     

  • Tues, Sept 24 Nanortalik, Greenland

    Nanortalik, Greenland

    Arrive: 6:30 am

    Depart: 11:30 am

     

    Uunartoq Island, Greenland

    Arrive: 3:30 pm

    Depart: 11:00 pm

  • Wed, Sept 25 Qaqortoq, Greenland

    Qaqortoq (Julianehåb), Greenland

    Arrive: 7:00 am

    Depart: 1:30 pm

    Hvalsey, Greenland

    Arrive: 4:00 pm

    Depart: 8:00 pm

  • Thurs, Sept 26

    At Sea

     

    CME: 8:30 am - 12:30 pm

  • Fri, Sept 27 Nuuk, Greenland

    Nuuk (Godthab), Greenland

     

    Arrive: 6:30 am

    Depart: 4:00 pm

     

  • Sat, Sept 28

    At Sea

     

    CME: 8:30 am - 12:30 pm

  • Sun, Sept 29 Iqaluit, Nunavut

    Arrive: 1:30 pm

    Depart: 6:00 pm

  • Mon, Sept 30 Nunavut, Nunavut

    Monumental Island, Canada

    Arrive: 1:45 am

    Depart: 2:30 pm

    Lady Franklin Island, Canada

    Arrive: 4:30 pm

    Depart: 8:00 pm

     

  • Tues, Oct 1

    At Sea

     

    CME: 8:30 am - 12:30 pm

  • Wed, Oct 2
  • Thurs, Oct 3 L'anse Aux Meadows, Newfoundland and Labrador

    Arrive: 12:30 pm

    Depart: 6:30 pm

  • Fri, Oct 4 Twillingate, Newfoundland and Labrador

    Arrive: 6:30 am

    Depart: 2:00 pm

  • Sat, Oct 5 St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador

    Arrive: 8:00 am

Our Group Will Be Visiting Many Exciting Stops

Reykjavik, Iceland

Sprawling Reykjavík, the nation's nerve center and government seat, is home to half the island's population. On a bay overlooked by proud Mt. Esja (pronouncedeh-shyuh), with its ever-changing hu...

Skjoldungen, Greenland

Located on Greenland’s relatively rarely visited rugged east coast, Skoldungen Fjord has enchanting scenery with towering mountains tipped with snow,ice-scraped valley sides and sculptured icebe...

Cruise Prince Christian Sound, Greenland

Connecting the Denmark Strait with Davis Strait, Prins Christian Sund offers a protected course from southeastern to southwestern Greenland, and is one of South Greenland’s most dramatic natural...

Aapilattoq, Greenland

Aapilattoq is a small settlement near the western end of PrinsChristian Sund in southwestern Greenland. In the local Greenlandic language the name means, "sea anemone". This small village of 130...

Nanortalik, Greenland

Nanortalik lies in a scenic area surrounded by steepmountainsides and is Greenland’s tenth-largest and most southerly town with less than 1500 inhabitants. The town’s name means the “place of po...

Uunartoq, Greenland

Uunartoq is a small island in South Greenland a short distance east of what once was considered the largest settlement in Greenland. The island has hot springs that were renowned as far back as ...

Qaqortoq (Julianehab), Greenland

The largest town in southern Greenland, Qaqortoq has been inhabited since prehistoric times. Upon arrival in this charming southernGreenland enclave, it's easy to see why. Qaqortoq rises quite s...

Hvalsey, Greenland

Northeast of Qaqortoq and at the end of a fjord, Hvalsey is one of the best examples of South Greenland’s many scattered ruins from the Norse period. Today the area is used for sheep-grazing, bu...

Nuuk (Godthab), Greenland

Nuuk, meaning “the cape”, was Greenland’s first town (1728). Started as a fort and later mission and trading post some 240 kilometers south of the Arctic Circle, it is the current capital. Almos...

Iqaluit, Canada

Iqaluit is the capital of Canada’s newest territory, Nunavut, which isInuktitut for “our land”. The community is located at the head of Frobisher Bay, an inlet of the North Atlantic extending in...

Monumental Island, Canada

Monumental Island in Davis Strait was named by Arcticexplorer Charles Francis Hall as a tribute to the memory of Sir John Franklin who died in his quest to find the Northwest Passage. The island...

Lady Franklin Island, Canada

Named in honour of Sir John Franklin’s widow, the lonely and uninhabited Lady Franklin Island lies off of Baffin Island’s Hall Peninsula at the entrance to Cumberland Sound. The island is named ...

L’anse aux Meadows, Canada

Around the year 1000, Vikings from Greenland andIceland founded the first European settlement in North America, near the northern tip of Newfoundland. They arrived in the New World 500 years bef...

Twillengate, Canada

Twillingate is the self-proclaimed ‘Iceberg Capital of the World’, although icebergs will be a more likely occurrence in the winter months. The community is home to the “Prime Berth Museum”, whi...

St. John’s, Newfoundland, Canada

Old meets new in the province's capital (metro-area population a little more than 200,000), with modern office buildings surrounded byheritage shops and colorful row houses. St. John's mixes Eng...