Crystal Cruises World Cruises 2018

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Dear Luxury Traveler,

It is with great pleasure and excitement that I present to you our sailings for the first quarter of 2018, and in particular our epic 2018 World Cruises!
In 2018, Crystal is planning for not one…not two…but four spectacular World Cruise itineraries! Guests joining us for this unrivaled world event may choose from a selection of tantalizing global itineraries. But what truly makes our 2018 World Cruise season extraordinary is that you can switch ships and continue your world cruise on a different ship than you started on.
Here’s how it works:
If you prefer to nestle in comfortably on one ship throughout your entire journey, you can select a 114-day odyssey aboard Crystal Symphony departing January 7, 2018, discovering the secrets and scenery of four continents between Cape Town and Miami (World Cruise 1).
Similarly, you may reserve a luxurious stateroom or Penthouse aboard Crystal Serenity during an uncommonly stunning 112-day voyage from Los Angeles to Rome (World Cruise 2), departing January 23, 2018,that encompasses North America, Australia, Asia and Africa.
However…if you are an intrepid traveler who wishes to create cruise history with us on a first-ever dual-ship world voyage, you can customize your own world cruise by beginning your journey on one ship, and returning home on another. This first-ever ship exchange for all our World Cruise guests of our World Cruises (1 and 2) will take place during a landmark World Cruise Gala in Sydney, Australia, on February 17, 2018. This one-of-a-kind jubilee is certain to make headlines across the globe, and we truly hope you will consider being a part of it.
Again, if you opt to begin your journey on Crystal Symphony, you can switch ships in Sydney and finish your World Cruise on Crystal Serenity (World Cruise 3). Or, you can start your cruise on Crystal Serenity and then switch to Crystal Symphony to complete your voyage (World Cruise 4). Of course, as always with Crystal, choices abound and you may opt to sail on shorter, individual voyages that comprise each of these World Cruises. You can mix and match to your heart’s delight and create an experience of incomparable singularity.
Any cruise aboard Crystal offers countless opportunities for personal enrichment, both on board and ashore. And our 2018 World Cruises are no exception. Full World Cruise guests benefit from a host of special savings and amenities, including specially priced Book Now Fares, exclusive additional savings, $2,000 per person As You Wish shipboard spending credits, chauffeured private vehicle transfers, excess luggage reimbursement, exclusive events both on board and ashore, World Cruise gifts and so much more. These generous offerings are the perfect complement to our award-winning service, inviting spaces, peerless quality and endless choices.
Details for our amazing four-in-one year, 2018 World Cruises, as well our 2016 and 2017 World Cruises aboard Crystal Serenity, and our 2017 Grand Cruise aboard Crystal Symphony, are included in our first-ever, multi-year World Cruise Collection brochure! Click here to view, download, or print this colorful compendium. And, take a whimsical glimpse into our exciting 2018 World Cruise extravaganza with a click of the Play button below:
For the better part of two decades Crystal Cruises has been perfecting the World Cruise experience like no other. Call your preferred Travel Professional to secure the best available Penthouses and staterooms. Begin your most exciting and epic cruise adventure yet and add a brand new chapter to your Crystal story today!
Wishing you fair winds and following seas,

Edie Rodriguez
President & COO
Crystal Cruises
Visit for a complete listing of available worldwide itineraries! Join us on these spectacular 2018 World Cruise voyages:

2018 World Cruise 1: <br />Stunning Skylines & Halcyon Harbors 2018 World Cruise 1:
Stunning Skylines & Halcyon Harbors

Crystal Symphony | Cape Town to Miami

114 Days | January 7 to April 30, 2018

From Cape Town to New Zealand, Central America to the Caribbean— this 114-day World Cruise aboard Crystal Symphony is a journey to remember.

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2018 World Cruise 2: <br />World Wonders & Eternal Cities 2018 World Cruise 2:
World Wonders & Eternal Cities

Crystal Serenity | Los Angeles to Rome

112 Days | January 23 to May 16, 2018

For 112 days, from the City of Angels to Thailand’s temples, this World Cruise odyssey aboard Crystal Serenity promises exotic lands and magical memories!

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2018 World Cruise 3: <br />Storied Treasures & Captivating Journeys 2018 World Cruise 3:
Storied Treasures & Captivating Journeys

Crystal Symphony & Crystal Serenity

Cape Town to Rome

129 Days | January 7 to May 16, 2018

The “Mother City” of Cape Town beckons intrepid travelers to its shores while the isles of Papua New Guinea delight the senses on your way to the timeless city of Rome on a 129-day World Cruise.

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2018 World Cruise 4:<br />South Pacific Reflections 2018 World Cruise 4:
South Pacific Reflections

Crystal Serenity & Crystal Symphony

Los Angeles to Miami

97 Days | January 23 to April 30, 2018

Sail from celebrity central, Los Angeles, California to the sapphire perfection of the South Pacific and French Polynesia, then to sultry South America before reaching the Caribbean on a 97-day World Cruise.

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The All Inclusive Crystal Experience® is renowned for its ultra-luxe amenities and services, as well as unparalleled value including:

  • Complimentary select fine wines, champagne and premium spirits.
  • Complimentary gratuities for all dining, bar, housekeeping and Penthouse butler staff.
  • Complimentary evening of specialty restaurant dining at least once in Silk Road or the Sushi Bar celebrating the cuisine of Nobu Matsuhisa, and at least once in Prego. Additional reservations or walk-in visits available for a modest fee.**
  • Complimentary enrichment via the innovative Creative Learning Institute® and Computer University@Sea® with classes in diverse topics such as world affairs, wellness, art, wine appreciation, digital photography and iPad filmmaking.
  • Complimentary fitness and Wellness at Sea® programs with classes in yoga, mat Pilates, Spinning®, and so much more!

Plus, you will enjoy our brand-new benefit of Casino- and Bingo-redeemable shipboard credits, and additional 2.5% Early Full Payment savings if you book now and pay in full 180 days prior to cruise departure. Be sure to ask us about our Personal Select Air, program also available.
Book your Crystal World Cruise by April 30, 2015 for the best available fares. And discover for yourself why discerning travelers have consistently voted us the World’s Best cruise line for the past 21 years. Begin A New StoryTM with Crystal Cruises today.

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Click here for complete World Cruise Savings, Amenities & Deposit information. Book Now Fares (cruise-only) apply to new bookings only as of 3/3/2015 and must be booked by 4/30/2015. Book Now Fares are per person in U.S. dollars, double occupancy and do not include cruise port, security and handling charges as applicable for each voyage. Cruise must be paid in full 180 days prior to departure to qualify for 2.5% Early Full Payment (EFP) savings. EFP Savings apply to full cruises only, may not apply when select promotional fares are in effect and do not apply to optional Personal Select Air. Optional Personal Select Air program is available from Crystal Cruises’ designated gateway cities in the U.S. and Canada, and include all government fees and taxes. Solo Traveler Fares are available upon request. †Casino and bingo redemption of shipboard credits begin on March 9, 2015 on voyage 5206 on Crystal Symphony and March 13, 2015 on voyage 5305 on Crystal Serenity. Restrictions apply. **Crystal Cruises offers each guest the opportunity to dine at least once on a complimentary basis in Prego and at least once in Silk Road or the Sushi Bar (Sushi Bar is not available for pre-reservation via PCPC and is available on a first come first serve basis). Additional reservations including “walk in” visits are subject to a $30 per person fee, subject to availability. All offers may not be combinable with other promotions, apply to first two full-fare guests in stateroom or suite, are capacity-controlled, subject to availability, and may be withdrawn or changed at any time without notice. Click here for complete terms & conditions. ©2015 Crystal Cruises Inc., Ship’s registry: The Bahamas
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