Ocean & River Cruise

Cruising

Simply Great Value!

There are lots of options for a vacation, but cruising offers some special advantages not found elsewhere. Visit several destinations, but unpack once. Your transportation, dining and entertainment all come along with you for the ride! But best of all, in every port some new adventure awaits. Whether you love to dine, shop, or sightsee, each port of call is an opportunity for you to explore. Like an active vacation? Bike, hike or scuba your way through your vacation. Take a look at our convenient guides and let us know how we can better help you to choose your next cruise vacation.

JDB Travels

Silversea Galapagos Cruise

A Galápagos expedition cruise, enjoyed aboard Silver Galapagos, brings you to one of the most isolated places in the world to encounter an abundant variety of wildlife species that is incredibly unique and found nowhere else on earth. Lying just off the western coast of South America, the Galápagos archipelago is inaccessible to most, yet this isolation has allowed nature to develop in ways exclusive to the islands. Experience it all with complimentary exploration activities including Zodiac tours, snorkeling, kayaking and nature hikes led by our highly experienced  guides certified by the National Park of the Galápagos.

Adriatic Cruising in Croatia Introduction

Indulge all your senses while exploring inspiring destinations, charming fishermen’s villages, unique National Parks, picturesque coves for swimming, and tasting local Mediterranean cuisine.

SHIP HIGHLIGHTS:
  • Small-ship experience (max 50 passengers) 
  • Deluxe ships with fully equipped cabins
  • Stunning scenery as you sail through the beautiful Adriatic sea
  • Walking tours of charming small towns, such as Dubrovnik, a UNESCO World Heritage site & Korcula
  • Beautiful Island of Hvar
  • Visiting Bol, home to one of Croatia’s best beaches
  • Enjoying a Captain’s Dinner 

 

FINE DINING & CUISINE

All meals are included and served in an international style, combining natural and organic ingredients in order to offer a healthy gastronomic experience. In the case that some guest may require a special dish due to food allergies or restrictions, our chefs will be willing to adapt the menu to these requirements if it has been informed previous the trip.

NATURALIST GUIDES

 

Our certified naturalist guide are top ranked, speaks English and have wide experience and knowledge on the Galapagos Island topics such as wildlife, geology, marine life, biology, and more. At the end of every day, visitor will be able to share their daily experiences and receive the Guide´s briefing for the shore excursions of the next day.

DRINKS

On board the passenger will have unlimited water, tea and coffee service. Also, for an extra charge, a Bartender is available for cocktails and soft drinks. Do not forget to ask for our wine exclusive menu, ideal for the dinner or a special moment.

SHORE EXCURSIONS

All excursions and activities are included. Zodiac rides, nature hikes, snorkelling and kayaking within the Galapagos National Park, all this activities are in company of an English speaking naturalist guide

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION

  • Class: Boutique Yacht (Superior first class) 
  • Capacity: 16 Passengers
  • Cabins: 8 
  • Length overall: 42 m
  • Beam: 9 m 
  • Year of construction: 2011 in Guayaquil
  • Hull: Monohull of marine steel 
  • Speed: 12 knots
  • Ship registry: Guayaquil – Ecuador 
  • Deadweight: 450 tons
  • Gross Tonnage: 480 tons 
  • Fuel Capacity: 6.000 gallons 
  • Port Registry : Guayaquil
  • Machinery (Engines): 2 Caterpillar 340 HP 
  • Generators: Perkins 114 cabe A
  • Water maker: 2000 gallons per day 
  • Water: 10000 gallons capacity
  • Communication System : Satellite phone 
  • Tender: 2 Zodiacs CARIBE C-16
  • Radar: 1 Radar Furuno 38.4 Km, 1 Radar Furuno 57.6 Km 
  • Life Rafts: 2 Zodiacs for 10 and 25 people
  • Radio: Several consoles HF-VHF-UHF, Nactex, Distrex and handheld units. Navigation Equipment: 1 Satellite compass, 2 magnetic Compasses, Tracking equipment.
  • Security equipment: Smoke detectors, sprinklers throughout the vessel, automatic CO2 tank for kitchen and engine room

Ports of Call

• Grand Turk
• Hamilton
• Jost van Dyke
• Philipsburg
• St Croix (Frederiksted)
• St Johns
• St Thomas
• Tortola (Road Harbour)
• Virgin Gorda (North Sound)

• Bequia (Port Elizabeth)
• Blowing Point Harbour
• Bridgetown
• Casa de Campo
• Castries
• Forte de France
• Freeport (Lucayan)
• Kingstown
• Kralendijk
• Oranjestad
• Roseau
• Santo Domingo
• Scarborough
• St Barths (Gustavia)
• St George
• St Kitts (Basseterre)
• Trinidad (Port of Spain)
• Willemstad

• Belize City
• Cancun
• George Town
• Montego Bay
• Ocho Rios
• Old San Juan
• Roatan

• Baltimore
• Cape Canaveral
• Fort Lauderdale
• Key West
• Miami
• New York City
• Portland

• Boston
• Cape Breton
• Charlottetown
• Halifax
• Montreal
• Portland
• Quebec City
• Saint John

• Galveston
• Houston
• Mobile
• New Orleans
• Pensacola
• St Petersburg Florida
• Tampa
• Tampa Bay

• Catalina Island
• Frederick Sound
• Haines
• Hawaii (Hilo)
• Honolulu
• Icy Strait
• Juneau
• Kailua Kona
• Ketchikan
• Kodiak
• Maui (Kahului)
• San Diego
• San Francisco
• Seattle
• Seward
• Sitka
• Skagway
• Vancouver (Burrard Inlet)
• Victoria
• Whittier

• Anchorage
• Fairbanks
• Frederick Sound
• Haines
• Icy Strait
• Juneau
• Ketchikan
• Kodiak
• Seattle
• Seward
• Sitka
• Skagway
• Vancouver
• Whittier

• Acapulco
• Cabo San Lucas
• Cancun
• Cozumel
• Mazatlan
• Playa del Carmen (Calica)
• Puerto Costa Maya
• Puerto Vallarta

• Belize Harbour
• Limon
• Managua
• Panama City
• Puntarenas

• Antarctica
• Buenos Aires
• Cartagena
• Colon
• Cristóbal
• El Guamache (Margarita Island)
• Rio de Janeiro

• Amsterdam
• Antwerp
• Belfast
• Berlin
• Bruges
• Brussels
• Copenhagen
• Cork
• Dublin
• Ghent
• Hamburg
• Helsinki
• Liverpool
• London
• Oslo
• Paris
• Port of Lisbon
• Prague
• Reykjavik
• Riga
• Rotterdam
• St Petersburg
• Stockholm
• Tallinn

• Amalfi Coast
• Athens (Piraeus)
• Barcelona
• Bilbao
• Casablanca
• Corfu
• Corsica
• Cote d Azur
• Crete (Heraklion)
• Dubrovnik (Gruz)
• Florence
• Genoa
• Gibraltar
• Haifa
• Istanbul
• Kalamata
• Katakolon
• Kusadasi
• La Coruna
• Limassol
• Lisbon
• Lyon
• Malaga
• Malta
• Marseille
• Milan
• Monte-Carlo
• Mykonos Town
• Naples
• Nice
• Palma de Mallorca
• Patmos
• Porto
• Rhodes
• Rome (Civitavecchia)
• Santorini
• Seville
• Sharm el-Sheikh
• Split
• The Sinai Peninsula and the Red Sea
• Thessaloniki
• Tripoli
• Valletta
• Venice

• Bangkok
• Hanoi
• Ho Chi Minh City
• Hong Kong City
• Kuala Lumpur
• Manila
• Mumbai
• Nagasaki
• Osaka
• Port Singapore
• Shanghai
• Tokyo
• Victoria Harbour

• Adelaide
• Auckland
• Brisbane
• Cairns
• Darwin
• Melbourne
• Queenstown
• Sydney
• Wellington