Crystal Cruises announced its President’s Cruises for 2019 and 2020. Crystal President and CEO Tom Wolber will host the December 1, 2019, “Panama Panorama” sailing from Fort Lauderdale to Caldera aboard Crystal Symphony and the December 7, 2020, “Icons of Southeast Asia” aboard Crystal Symphony for an extended journey from Singapore. Wolber will be joined by his wife, Sharon, and will welcome Crystal guests for onboard receptions, Q&A sessions, and special shore excursions.
“The President’s Cruise is a long-held tradition for Crystal, one that I look forward to each year, as it is a fantastic opportunity to truly connect with our guests and enjoy our shared love of exploring the world with Crystal,” Wolber said.
Crystal Symphony’s 10-day “Panama Panorama” President’s Cruise sails from Fort Lauderdale and spends overnights in Cartagena, Colombia; Panama City, Panama; and Caldera, Costa Rica, also transiting the Panama Canal. The voyage highlights the outdoor pursuits of the Caribbean region, as well as the Old World influences of Spanish settlements and historic sites.
In 2020, the 15-day “Icons of Southeast Asia” President’s Cruise offers extended explorations of Thailand and Vietnam, overnighting in Singapore; Bangkok, Thailand; Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi, Vietnam, plus calls in Ko Samui, Thailand, and Sihanoukville, Cambodia, allowing for day trips to Angkor Wat. Guests continuing on the full 30-day “Grand Far East Asia Celebration” will spend two nights in Hong Kong and return to Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi for overnight stays, plus an overnight New Year’s Eve celebration in Singapore with calls in Da Nang, Vietnam, and Sihanoukville, Cambodia.
Book Now Savings fares for the 2019 President’s Cruise begins at $2,405 per person while 2020 Book Now Savings fares begin at $4,099 for the 15-day voyage and $8,929 for the 30-day voyage. Current Book Now Savings expire on October 31, 2018.