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Crystal’s new North Cape: Arctic excursions, Murmansk, and more

Crystal’s new North Cape: Arctic excursions, Murmansk, and more

11 April 2013 Press Release Cruise News

Ultra-luxe Crystal Cruises has set a new itinerary, and more than 15 new Crystal Adventures, for its 2013 North Cape cruise.  Guests can sail, fly, ride, and hike past waterfalls, over glaciers, along white sand beaches, and up village-dotted coastlines during fifteen days and “white nights” aboard Crystal Serenity.

New Bruges & Amsterdam Crystal Cruise goes off the beaten path

New Bruges & Amsterdam Crystal Cruise goes off the beaten path

6 April 2013 Press Release Cruise News

This summer, Crystal Cruises is returning to Bruges and Amsterdam for the first time in years, with a new, seven-day itinerary from London.  The June 8, Crystal Serenity voyage offers luxurious access to two of Northern Europe’s most charming, historic, and off-the-beaten-cruise-path cities.  More than a dozen new Crystal Adventures throughout the cruise showcase the area’s artistic history, culinary delicacies, and vibrant man-made and natural surroundings.

New private car excursions with Crystal Cruises in 2013

New private car excursions with Crystal Cruises in 2013

22 March 2013 Press Release Cruise News Car Rental News

Due to guest demand, beginning this spring, Crystal Cruises’ luxury travelers have a new and flexible private option for exploring Europe: their own car and driver, with local, English-speaking guide.  The new private car or van offerings allow singles, couples and small groups (8 maximum) to fully customise time ashore upon arrival.  While Crystal is launching the program in 50 European ports on Crystal Symphony Mediterranean cruises and Crystal Serenity Northern European cruises, the ultra-luxury line plans to extend the program to other destinations later in the year.

Crystal’s ultra-exclusive industry first: Private mass at Rio’s most famous monument

Crystal’s ultra-exclusive industry first: Private mass at Rio’s most famous monument

15 February 2013 Press Release Cruise News Tourism News

In an industry-first, Crystal Cruises is offering guests the opportunity to celebrate a private Sunday mass at the remote Our Lady of Aparecida Chapel, situated at the base of Rio de Janeiro’s most famous monument and one of the world’s Seven Wonders, the Christ the Redeemer statue.  With the Rio to Miami “Exotic Amazon” voyage starting on Sunday, March 10, a local shipboard overnight on embarkation day allows for services to be held at 5 pm.  Participation is limited to just 15 guests.

Crystal’s ultra-exclusive industry first: Private mass At Rio’s most famous monument

Crystal’s ultra-exclusive industry first: Private mass At Rio’s most famous monument

14 February 2013 Press Release Cruise News

In an industry-first, Crystal Cruises is offering guests the opportunity to celebrate a private Sunday mass at the remote Our Lady of Aparecida Chapel, situated at the base of Rio de Janeiro’s most famous monument and one of the world’s Seven Wonders, the Christ the Redeemer statue.  With the Rio to Miami “Exotic Amazon” voyage starting on Sunday, March 10, a local shipboard overnight on embarkation day allows for services to be held at 5 pm.  Participation is limited to just 15 guests.

Crystal’s 2013 Northern Europe: Shorter itineraries, more overnights, more variety

Crystal’s 2013 Northern Europe: Shorter itineraries, more overnights, more variety

8 December 2012 Press Release Cruise News

Shorter summer voyages with more overnight calls highlight Crystal Cruises’ Baltic, Scandinavian, and British Isles cruise collection.  Beginning June 8 aboard the award-winning Crystal Serenity, three new seven-day itineraries and five 10-day luxury cruises will take guests to some of the region’s most beautiful, culturally significant cities and landscapes in Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Netherlands, Estonia, Germany, Belgium, Finland, Russia and the UK, including Ireland.

Record August for Crystal Cruises

Record August for Crystal Cruises

9 September 2012 Press Release Cruise News

Reservations for Crystal Cruises surged this summer as the ultra-luxe line finished the month with its highest ever August booking week and month in its history.  With the expiration of its August 31 “Book Now” fares, travel agents booked more than 110% more revenue than any prior year during the same week and for the entire month of August.

Magic Castle appears on Crystal Cruises

Magic Castle appears on Crystal Cruises

27 July 2012 Press Release Cruise News

Ultra-luxe Crystal Cruises has pulled the ultimate rabbit out of a hat with a new, industry-first program entitled “Magic Castle at Sea.” Thanks to an exclusive arrangement magically orchestrated by Master Magician Rich Bloch, magicians from Hollywood’s renowned private magicians’ club, the Magic Castle, will come aboard to entertain and mystify guests of all ages.

New sights and sounds for Crystal Holiday Voyages

New sights and sounds for Crystal Holiday Voyages

19 July 2012 Press Release Cruise News

This holiday season, globe-trotters and their families have two ultra-luxe, warm weather opportunities to celebrate Christmas and New Year’s with stylish Crystal Cruises. With expanded options for the holidays, the award-winning line will offer a brand new exotic holiday option through Australia and New Zealand aboard the newly redesigned Crystal Symphony, complete with a complimentary over-the-top New Year’s Eve fireworks celebration in Sydney’s famed harbour.