Incredible Round-The-World Luxury Cruise on Crystal Cruises
Epic voyage spans five continents and over 20 capital cities over 256 luxurious days.
LONDON, 26 January 2017: The Luxury Cruise Company has released details of an incredible cruise holiday on board the Crystal Cruises fleet of award-wining luxury ocean ships, yachts and river vessels.
Spanning an incredible 256 days, The Ultimate Crystal Cruise sets sail from Los Angeles in January 2018 on board Crystal Serenity and visits Hawaii, Polynesia, Australasia, Papua New Guinea and the Far East before crossing the Indian Ocean to India and the UAE where it will transit the Suez Canal and make its way across the Mediterranean. The Baltic beckons with visits to the capital cities then it’s off to explore the coast of Norway before finally disembarking in Stockholm.
From here, guests will fly to Vienna before embarking the luxurious river yacht Crystal Mozart to enjoy all that the Danube has to offer, including visits to charming villages, towns and cities such as Durnstein, Linz, Passau, Bratislava, and Budapest.
A quick flight back to London sees guests re-embark Crystal Serenity for a voyage to the Norwegian coast to witness the spectacular Midnight Sun and spectacular fjord scenery, including Honningsvåg, Europe's northernmost promontory.
Returning to London, the ship then sets sail on a circumnavigation of the United Kingdom, visiting Belfast, Greenock, Dundee, Edinburgh and the Channel Islands.
Disembarking in London, a first-class flight to San Francisco whisks guests to the west coast of the USA to spend a few days in the City By The Bay, prior to embarking Crystal Symphony for a voyage around Baja California and Mexico, before sailing east via the Panama Canal and the Caribbean to New York City.
A short flight from the Big Apple to the French island of St Martin sees guests embarking on the yacht Crystal Esprit for a 14 day relaxing sojourn around the hidden beaches and coves of the Caribbean, making use of the ship’s deep-sea submersible and water toys.
Then it’s back to Europe on an overnight first-class flight to Budapest to embark the river yacht Crystal Mahler to discover the historic towns in Germany along the Danube and Rhine rivers, before arriving in Amsterdam. Here the epic journey will come to its end, with a flight to the UK and a chauffeur to drive you home in comfort.
Scott Anderson, General Manager of The Luxury Cruise Company says: “This once-in-a-lifetime adventure combines the very best of what Crystal Cruises has to offer with guests staying in the top suites on board Crystal Cruises, Crystal River Cruises and Crystal Yacht Expedition Cruises. Crystal are the world’s most awarded luxury travel brand and our guests really are in for a treat on this incredible holiday.”
Fares start from £449,000 per person for the full 256 day holiday, with the price including flights, transfers, hotel accommodation and suites on the respective ships and yachts.
Anderson adds: “We have combined the individual voyages with first class flights, private chauffeurs and stays in the world’s best hotels to complement the incredible levels of service and luxury our guests will find on board the ships of Crystal. This luxury cruise holiday has only been advertised for a few days and we’ve already received a lot of enquiries from interested travellers.”
The full 256 day-to-day itinerary can only be found on The Luxury Cruise Company website - The Ultimate Crystal Cruise, or interested travellers can call 020 7838 5991 for more information.