Crystal Cruises®: Crystal Symphony®

 

16-night Arabian Nights and Amalfi Sights Cruise from $4749

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Theme: Ocean Views + Crystal Wine & Food Festival 
Renowned guest speakers join panel discussions featuring politics and world affairs; guests participate via polling devices in the audience for real-time debate, discussion and Q & A.

Crystal's critically-acclaimed celebration of the culinary arts continues to attract the world’s top chefs, wine experts and mixologists.

Cruise line theme is subject to change or cancellation without notice.


Choose ONE of the options below.

  • ONE Guided Sightseeing with Private Car and Driver tour.
  • ONE Private Car and Driver "At Your Leisure" tour.
  • $500 per Couple Shipboard Credit
  • Port Options:
    • To Be Determined

     

    With her sleek silhouette and shimmering elegance, the legendary Crystal Symphony finds a natural home in the world's most glamorous harbors and idyllic ports of call. The hallmarks of Crystal - legendary service, abundant space, exceptional quality and unparalleled choices - have earned Crystal Symphony international recognition. In October 2017, the 50,000-ton Crystal Symphony will emerge from her longest-ever makeover, a multi-million-dollar Evolution of Crystal Luxury featuring spacious new suites and penthouses, new and expanded dining options with open seating, and more state-of-the-art technologies including free, unlimited Wi-Fi. The transformation reduces the guest capacity to just 848, thereby increasing service and space ratios to be among the industry's loftiest. This stylish and contemporary vessel is your home away from home as you travel the globe.

    Images are representative of facilities onboard. Actual configurations and interiors may vary.

     

     

    Itinerary

    Destination

    Arrival

    Departure

    Dubai

    5/8/2020

    5/8/2020

    Dubai is a member of the United Arab Emirates, the cluster of sheikdoms along the Arabian Sea. Located at the crossroads between East and West, the emirate's long-standing trading tradition has for centuries brought visitors from throughout the Middle East and neighbouring regions. Now modernized, Dubai continues to attract many with its international facilities and its exotic, yet cosmopolitan lifestyle. Dubai has the best prices in the Arab Gulf states for gold, electronics, perfumes and is a tax-free city. It also has good beaches and excellent resort hotels. The town was the residence of the British political agent for the former Trucial States from 1954 until 1971. Known as the Venice of the Gulf, Dubai is the chief port and commercial center of the United Arab Emirates.

    Dubai

    5/9/2020

    5/9/2020 5:00:00 PM

    Dubai is a member of the United Arab Emirates, the cluster of sheikdoms along the Arabian Sea. Located at the crossroads between East and West, the emirate's long-standing trading tradition has for centuries brought visitors from throughout the Middle East and neighbouring regions. Now modernized, Dubai continues to attract many with its international facilities and its exotic, yet cosmopolitan lifestyle. Dubai has the best prices in the Arab Gulf states for gold, electronics, perfumes and is a tax-free city. It also has good beaches and excellent resort hotels. The town was the residence of the British political agent for the former Trucial States from 1954 until 1971. Known as the Venice of the Gulf, Dubai is the chief port and commercial center of the United Arab Emirates.

    Muscat

    5/10/2020 1:00:00 PM

    5/10/2020

    Surrounded by striking mountains on one side and soft sandy shores along its coasts, Muscat is an ancient town, characterized by a unique civilization reflecting Arabian and Islamic influences. It maintains a medieval appearance with two ancient Portuguese forts guarding the rocky cove around which the town is built. In the heart of the old, walled-in city is the magnificent Sultan’s Palace and various ancient buildings, distinctive with Eastern Arabian style, Arabesque gates and beautiful engravings. The Muttrah Souq (bazaar) is without a doubt the most interesting souq in the Arab Gulf States - with a vast array of Arabian antiques, bright textiles and exquisite gold and silver jewelry. Muscat is indeed a treasure chest of places to see, where history comes alive and age-old secrets are revealed in a taste of timelessness. Muscat boasts fine museums. Distinctive with its clean silver sands, Qantab Beach is surrounded by mountains which prevent exposure to strong winds. Muscat is a photographer’s delight.

    Muscat

    5/11/2020

    5/11/2020 6:00:00 PM

    Surrounded by striking mountains on one side and soft sandy shores along its coasts, Muscat is an ancient town, characterized by a unique civilization reflecting Arabian and Islamic influences. It maintains a medieval appearance with two ancient Portuguese forts guarding the rocky cove around which the town is built. In the heart of the old, walled-in city is the magnificent Sultan’s Palace and various ancient buildings, distinctive with Eastern Arabian style, Arabesque gates and beautiful engravings. The Muttrah Souq (bazaar) is without a doubt the most interesting souq in the Arab Gulf States - with a vast array of Arabian antiques, bright textiles and exquisite gold and silver jewelry. Muscat is indeed a treasure chest of places to see, where history comes alive and age-old secrets are revealed in a taste of timelessness. Muscat boasts fine museums. Distinctive with its clean silver sands, Qantab Beach is surrounded by mountains which prevent exposure to strong winds. Muscat is a photographer’s delight.

    At Sea

    5/12/2020

    5/12/2020

    No information currently available.

    Salalah

    5/13/2020 7:00:00 AM

    5/13/2020 5:00:00 PM

    Salalah is the capital of Dhofar province, which is the southern region of the Sultanate of Oman. Lovely parks and groves of banana, papaya, watermelon and vegetables give the city a tropical atmosphere and have earned it the name Garden City. Along the coast lie miles of uncrowded beaches, bordered by a brilliant blue sea. Other attractions include ancient forts, archaeological sites, fishing villages and the tombs of prophets. While it is mainly the rugged landscape and the beaches that appeal to visitors with a penchant for unspoiled locales, the modern and fast-growing city offers an interesting museum, architectural highlights such as the Al Husn Palace and colorful, bustling souks, where everything from frankincense and fragrant perfumes to gold and silver jewelry is sold.
    Most of all, Salalah has to be appreciated as an off-the-beaten-track location and for the uniqueness that marks the Dhofar region.

    At Sea

    5/14/2020

    5/14/2020

    No information currently available.

    At Sea

    5/15/2020

    5/15/2020

    No information currently available.

    At Sea

    5/16/2020

    5/16/2020

    No information currently available.

    At Sea

    5/17/2020

    5/17/2020

    No information currently available.

    Petra (Aqaba)

    5/18/2020 7:00:00 AM

    5/18/2020 10:00:00 PM

    Jordan's only outlet to the sea, Aqaba is a popular holiday destination - with a superb climate and beach-edged Red Sea waters that boast some of the world's finest coral reef diving. Aqaba is the only seaport of Jordan. Visit fabled Petra, perhaps the finest archaeological site in the Middle East. The great monuments of this Nabatean 'rose-red city, half as old as time' were hewn from living sandstone some 2,000 years ago, and rediscovered only in 1812. Nearer Aqaba is the spectacular scenery of Lawrence of Arabia's Wadi Rum, where rugged jebel mountains rise sheer from the desert sands.

    At Sea

    5/19/2020

    5/19/2020

    No information currently available.

    Suez Canal

    5/20/2020

    5/20/2020

    The Suez Canal links two oceans and two seas the Atlantic and Mediterranean via Gibraltar to Port Said, and the Indian Ocean and the Red Sea via Bab Al Mandab and the Gulf of Suez to the port of Suez. It is the longest Canal that has no locks, it can be widened and deepened at any time when necessary. The Suez Canal's strategic importance lies in the fact it is essential for world trade and greatly shortens the distance between East and West. The distance between Tokyo (Japan) and Rotterdam (Holland) is shortened by 23% if it goes round Africa.

    At Sea

    5/21/2020

    5/21/2020

    No information currently available.

    At Sea

    5/22/2020

    5/22/2020

    No information currently available.

    Sorrento

    5/23/2020 7:00:00 AM

    5/23/2020 7:00:00 PM

    Sorrento is a town of extraordinary beauty and is known as a popular gateway to Italy's most spectacular stretch of coastline - the Amalfi Drive lined with fishing villages and famous resorts. The seaside resort of Amalfi sits with weathered houses scrambling up steep cliffs. Visitors marvel at its location and its magnificent cathedral. The religious sanctuary of Cloister of St. Francis is worth a visit. The tiny, exclusive resort of Positano has its famous world-class hotel, San Pietro. Excavations of the ruined city of Pompeii, which was destroyed in 79 A.D. during the disastrous eruption of Mount Vesuvius, give visitors a vivid impression of life in a very wealthy ancient city and the tragic end of its population. The Isle of Capri ranks as one of the most beautiful islands and has captured visitors for centuries with excellent climate, spectacular landscape and fantastic sea caverns. Capri has lavish villas, elegant hotels, chic boutiques and quaint restaurants. Museo Correale contains a death mask of poet Torquato Tasso and some special editions of his works, pictures, furniture and porcelain.

    Suggested Private Excursions

    Sorrento: The Ancient City of Pompeii - 6 Hours

    Sorrento: The Iconic Amalfi Coast - 6 Hours

    Sorrento: Capri Exploration by Private Motorboat – 8 hours

     

    Rome (Civitavecchia)

    5/24/2020 6:00:00 AM

    5/24/2020

    Civitavecchia is the port city for Rome. Rome has always been and remains the Eternal City. With its splendid churches, ancient monuments and palaces, spacious parks, tree-lined boulevards, fountains, outdoor cafés and elegant shops, Rome is one of the world’s most attractive cities. Among the most famous monuments is the Colosseum where spectators watched combats between muscled gladiators and ferocious animals. Stop to see the remains of the Forum, once a political and commercial center. Rome’s squares were enhanced with such imposing structures as the Vittorio Emanuele Monument and grandiose fountains like the Fontana di Trevi. Awe at Christendom’s most magnificent church, the Sistine Chapel. The busy square Piazza Venezia is easily recognized by its imposing Vittorio Emanuele II Monument. Take a stroll to Rome's famous Trevi Fountain. Vatican City is the site of lovely St. Peter's Square and St. Peter's Basilica, where for 200 years, Renaissance masters worked on its design and created an unparalleled masterpiece. Visit Vatican Museum.

    Suggested Private Excursions

    Civitavecchia: Imperial Rome & The Vatican City - 8 hours

    Civitavecchia: Rome for Repeat Visitors - 8 hours

    Civitavecchia: Gastronomic Rome and Time at Leisure - 8 hours

    Civitavecchia: Museums of Rome - Capitoline and Borghese - 8 hours

     

    Itinerary subject to change without notice. Please confirm itinerary at time of booking.

    Rates are capacity controlled, subject to availability and change without notice.

     

     

    Stateroom Description & Pricing Info

    Obstructed View

    Cruise Only Price

     

    E1 - Deluxe Stateroom with Large Picture Window (limited or extremely limited view)

    $4749

    A2 - Deluxe PURE® Stateroom with Verandah

    $7099

    E2 - Deluxe Stateroom with Large Picture Window (limited or extremely limited view)

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    Oceanview

    Cruise Only Price

     

    D - Deluxe Stateroom with Large Picture Window

    $5199

    C2 - Deluxe Stateroom with Large Picture Window

    $6149

    C1 - Deluxe Stateroom with Large Picture Window

    $6349

    OG - Deluxe Guarantee - Requires Full Payment

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    Balcony

    Cruise Only Price

     

    B2 - Deluxe Stateroom with Verandah

    $6649

    B1 - Deluxe Stateroom with Verandah

    $6749

    A3 - Deluxe PURE® Stateroom with Verandah

    $6899

    A1 - Deluxe Stateroom with Verandah

    $7199

    VG - Verandah Guarantee - Requires Full Payment

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    Suite

    Cruise Only Price

     

    SH - Seabreeze Penthouse with Verandah

    $11099

    PH - Penthouse with Verandah

    $11099

    SP - Seabreeze Penthouse Suite with Verandah

    $15349

    PS - Penthouse Suite with Verandah

    $15349

    PG - Penthouse Guarantee - Requires Full Payment

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    CP - Crystal Penthouse with Verandah

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    *** WAITLIST: Availability in this category is to be advised. Please contact us to request a quote.

    Cruise port, security and handling fees of $944, transfers, airfare, government fees and taxes are additional for all guests.

     

     

    Departure Date: 5/8/2020
    Number of Nights: 16
    Cruise Inclusions:
    • "World’s Best" All-Inclusive experiences
    • Fine wines, champagne, premium spirits, bottled water, soft drinks and specialty coffees
    • Dining by Reservation™
    • Nobu Matsuhisa’s Asian restaurant and Prego Italian restaurant
    • Up to eight evening dining options including 24-hour room service
    • Early embarkation with champagne lunch, daily afternoon teatime
    • Award-winning entertainment including Magic Castle® at Sea, Rocket Man! and Diva! Production Shows
    • State-of-the-art fitness center with pilates, yoga and spinning classes
    • Open bar service throughout the ship plus gratuities for all dining and bar staff including housekeeping and Penthouse butler service
    • Golf clinics with PGA instructors, full-size paddle tennis courts
    • Spacious 360° teak Promenade Deck
    • Experiences of Discovery theme cruises, Local Insights and USD School of Cinematic Arts Digital Filmmaking Program
    • 100% indelibly soft cotton linens
    • Ocean Views™ interactive polling devices in guest lecturer discussion panels.
    Available Addons:
    • Optional air add-ons are available from Crystal Cruises' designated gateway cities in the U.S. and Canada, and include all government fees and taxes.
    • Pre- or Post- cruise hotel stay
    • Optional shore excursions
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