South Side Story - World Cruise

Words just can't do this world cruise justice!  From the South Seas to deep inside the Amazon, join this inspiring epic where you’re both spectator and storyteller. Set off on an exotic voyage to some of the world’s most unique and remote places, for a legendary tale that weaves together a kaleidoscope of sights, sounds and stories. You’ll be treated to inspiring performances, events and celebrations along the way, hosted by the extraordinary people you’ll meet at each destination. A new way to see the world, South Side Story is destined to become an instant classic.

With 140 days at sea, including 66 ports and 34 countries, this world cruise is for those who want to live life to the fullest!  You'll see sights you've only dreamed about - Milford Sound, Bay of Islands, Champagne Beach, Madang, Manila, Hong Kong, Ho Chi Minh City, Singapore, Bangkok, Phuket, Galle, Zanzibar, Mauritius, Durban, Cape Town, Luanda, Dakar, Praia, Manaus, San Juan ... just to name some!

Absolute luxury, fine cuisine, impeccable service, butler service, included excursions ... life really does not get better than this!

Package Inclusions

  • 140 day World Cruise voyage aboard Silversea's Silver Shadow
  • Door-to Door personalized journey to Sydney in Business Class Air*
  • Private transfer from home to airport to pier and private transfer post cruise from pier to airport
  • Meet & Greet at airport of departure
  • Bon Voyage reception, dinner and overnight accommodation pre-embarkation
  • All meals onboard
  • Select wines, premium spirits, specialty coffees, as well as bottled water, juices and soft drinks are complimentary in all bars and lounges. Your suite’s mini-bar is also stocked with your preferred beverages including wines and spirits. Your butler will replenish them upon request.
  • Butler service in every suite
  • $1,000 onboard spending credit (per guest)
  • Shore Excursions (1 included shore excursion per port, to be chosen from a selection)
  • Exclusive World Cruise Events
  • Special Commemorative Gifts
  • Silver Shore Baggage Valet between home and ship in Sydney and Fort Lauderdale
  • Gratuities (except Beauty salon and spa treatment gratuities)
  • Laundry Service
  • Unlimited Wi-Fi
  • Medical Service
  • Visa Package**

*Available from selected gateways/countries. Non-use air credit available for other countries.
**For USA, Canada, UK, Germany, Australia only

Cruise Highlights

There are far too many highlights on this cruise to list here - please see itinerary and order your brochure here.

Departure Date and Pricing

Cruise departs Sydney on 09 January 2023, arriving in Fort Lauderdale 28 May 2023.

Please contact us for availability, best pricing and exclusive benefits!


Cruise Category
  • Classic Luxury
  • 24 Hr Room Service
  • All meals
  • Boutique &/or Salon
  • Drinks All Day
  • Gratuities
  • Pool &/or Spa
  • Shore Excursions
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Trip itinerary

Sydney, Australia
At Sea
Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
At Sea
Cruising Milford Sound, New Zealand
Dunedin, New Zealand
Akaroa, New Zealand
Picton, New Zealand
Wellington, New Zealand
Napier, New Zealand

Technical Details

  • Tonnage
  • Crew 302
  • Capacity 382
  • Length 186M

Cruise Category

  • Classical Luxury
  • Modern Style

Silver Shadow

Slightly larger in size than  ships Silver Cloud and Silver Wind, Silver Shadow retains Silversea’s essence – spacious suites, a complement of only 382 guests, superior service – paired with a lively cosmopolitan atmosphere and enhanced amenities. Images Courtesy Silversea Cruises.