Event Detail


Field trip to the Silver Shadow

Led by Ship's Officers
Thursday, 28 Jan 2016
berthed at Ocean Terminal
This field trip is full. In view of the limited places, early booking is advised. To reserve places, please email the RGS HK on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. You'll then receive from the RGS booking instructions, a booking form and detailed joining instructions. Please note that this field trip must be pre-booked.

The Silver Shadow, one of Silversea’s eight ships, is docking at Ocean Terminal on Thursday, 28 January.  Members are invited to an hour-long tour of the ship, followed by a banquet.  The Silver Shadow entered service in 2000, accommodating 382 guests on cruises around the world, and having more space per passenger than any other major cruise ship in the world.  The tour takes members to a variety of interesting areas of the ship.

The Officers have also requested the company of RGS Members for a banquet luncheon including wines at “The Champagne”, the world’s only Relais & Châteaux restaurant at sea.


Timings: 11.15am Meet at Star Ferry, TST
  11.30am Tour of Ship
  12.30pm Drinks Reception
  1.00pm to 2.30pm Banquet Luncheon

Cost:     HK$400 for Members and $500 for Members’ guests, including tour, banquet lunch and wines. (One member is welcome to have one guest to join this field trip.)

Please bring:     Appropriate clothing for being on a ship.  The dress code of the luncheon is lounge suits, business attire or smart casual.

The Royal Geographical Society expresses its thanks to Silversea for its generous sponsorship of this event.

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