Crystal is back with a vengeance. The ultra-luxury line is out to woo loyal guests with the ultimate complimentary upgrade offer.
Those booking before January 31 will move up to three suite categories as part of the special Crystal upgrade. Guests will also receive additional perks – laundry, dry cleaning, and pressing at no cost (see details below).
Crystal, the most awarded luxury line, is known for its impeccable white-gloved butler service, immaculate dance hosts, and delicious Umi Uma gourmet Japanese restaurant spearheaded by renowned chef Nobu Matsuhisa.
The line has been given a new lease of life under new owners, luxury travel company Abercrombie and Kent.
They have big plans to reinstate Crystal at the pinnacle of luxury cruising.
After spending millions transforming and upgrading the two ships, Crystal Serenity and Crystal Symphony are now back sailing the world’s oceans with Symphony making a grand entrance to Sydney in December.
Take a look at their new itineraries:
Perth to Mumbai
The amazing 18-night itinerary onboard Crystal Serenity is a voyage between two contrasting continents from Fremantle (Perth) to Mumbai. The voyage will call at the old pearling hub of Broome before traversing the sea to Benoa in Bali, then colourful Singapore with its rich tapestry of hawker food stalls followed by the intricate temples of Colombo in Sri Lanka, before ending in Mumbai, the Bollywood of India. The cruise departs Fremantle on March 27 arriving in Mumbai on April 14 2024. For more information click here.
Athens to Athens
Crystal Symphony is offering a riveting, roundtrip 12-night cruise from Athens which will appeal to history lovers and cultural connoisseurs. Symphony will depart Athens on 13 April 2024, visit the stunning island of Patmos, and then sail down the Turkish coast to the beaches of Kusadasi where you will blown away by the extraordinary Ephesus. The cruise will then sail to Istanbul before tasting island life at Thessaloniki, Volos, Paros, Santorini and the party central island of Mykonos. For more information, click here.
Lisbon to Barcelona
On a shorter seven-night cruise from Lisbon to Barcelona, Crystal Symphony will depart on Oct 7 2024 to explore the fascinating Iberian culture of Lisbon, experience the magic of Cadiz, one of Europe’s oldest cities, watch flamenco dancing over a glass of sherry and go on a walking tapas tasting excursion. For more information click here.
Vancouver to Vancouver
For a taste of dazzling glaciers, Brown bears, sea otters, majestic whales and graceful bald eagles, Crystal Serenity has a seven-night, roundtrip Alaska cruise which departs Vancouver on July 23, 2024. For more information click here.
Stockholm to Copenhagen
Heading to Northern Europe, Crystal Symphony has a 10-night cruise from Stockholm to Copenhagen where you will experience the charming Nordic life of Finland, and Helsinki and taste Eastern Europe’s cultural flavour in Tallinn before visiting Klaipeda, Rostock, and Copenhagen. The cruise departs Stockholm on August 11, 2024. For more information click here.
Round The World 2025
One of Crystal’s highlights in 2025, is the 123-night World Cruise visiting 31 countries onboard Crystal Serenity which departs Fort Lauderdale on January 7, 2025. You will visit the Cayman Islands, Mexico, Honduras, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Chile, Argentina and the Falkland Islands. Each port brings its unique cultural experience. For more information click here.