Crystal’s 26th annual World Cruise is now open for booking to all travelers. The “Ancient Dynasties & World Wonders” voyage embarks from Miami to London on January 5, 2021, sailing a 139-day route through the Caribbean, Hawaiian Islands, South Pacific, Australia, Indonesia, Southeast Asia, the Far East, the UAE, and the Mediterranean, featuring transit of the Panama Canal, visits to Egypt’s Valley of Kings, and the winelands of Western Europe.
The full World Cruise also offers guests alternate embarkation and disembarkation cities and dates, allowing greater flexibility while still affording full World Cruise benefits. Segments of 12-21 days are also now available for booking, with focused itineraries along the gulfs of Oman and Aden; Southeast Asia and Vietnam; springtime in Japan; and the Arabian Gulf across the Bay of Bengal.
“We are delighted to present the world’s most discerning travelers with one of Crystal Cruises’ most extensive World Cruise journeys ever,” said Carmen Roig, Crystal’s senior vice president of marketing and sales. “Whether guests choose the complete 139-day odyssey or any combination of segments, they’re in for the journey of a lifetime, as a Crystal World Cruise is truly something special.”
Named for an array of destinations, cultures, and monumental sites to be explored on the journey, the “Ancient Dynasties & World Wonders” World Cruise offers travelers value and enriching experiences on board and ashore. Guests can choose to sail the complete itinerary from Miami to London (January 5 to May 24, 139 days); from Los Angeles to London (January 21 to May 24, 123 days); Miami to Rome (January 5 to May 12, 127 days); or Los Angeles to Rome (January 21 to May 12, 111 days).
Guests booking any of these full World Cruise options enjoy special benefits and amenities, including a welcome celebration dinner aboard Crystal Serenity in Miami or in Los Angeles, “As You Wish” shipboard spending credits of up to $2,500 per guest; complimentary private car and driver transfers between the ship and airport; a gala dinner World Cruise Extravaganza Event; an exclusive shore-side event; special World Cruise-themed onboard events; and specially curated gifts.