In January 2016, Crystal Serenity will set sail on her 102-night Grand Pacific Panorama World Cruise – a voyage that promises exceptional discovery on an itinerary boasting 48 ports of call, including three maiden visits in 19 different countries.
Crystal Cruises, Crystal Serenity is offering several extended overnight stays in world capitals during this voyage, meaning that the opportunity for immersive adventure is truly phenomenal – overland excursions to Cambodia’s Angkor Wat, Thailand’s Ayuthaya, Vietnam’s Hue and Hoi An, China’s Xi’an/Terra Cotta Warriors, and Japan’s Kyoto are all included on this spectacular, once in a lifetime voyage. A complimentary inclusive 3-night tour to Beijing showcases the Great Wall, Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven and more. On this singularly spectacular voyage, marvel at the magic of nature in places like Hawaii, Bali and Fiji, as well as Australia’s Great Barrier Reef, Vietnam’s Halong Bay, Russia’s Kamchatka Peninsula, and Alaska’s Glacier Bay and Inside Passage.
Full World Cruisers will receive a variety of complimentary choice amenities, including two exclusive shoreside events, private enrichment classes, fitness programmes, a celebratory event on the eve of departure, special world cruise themed entertainment, social invitations, private transfers and commemorative gifts. These benefits are only offered to those guests embarking on the full world voyage.
Crystal Serenity 2016 World Cruise Highlights
Six double overnight stays in Sydney, Australia; Bali, Indonesia; Singapore; Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam; Shanghai and Beijing, China.
Four single overnights in Honolulu, USA; Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; Hong Kong, China; and Tokyo, Japan.
Three maiden calls to less-frequented and little-known places including Mystery Island, Vanuatu; Easo, New Caledonia; and Fukuoka, Japan.
A complimentary 3-night overland Beijing tour to see the Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven, Tiananmen Square, Great Wall and more, hosted by English-speaking escort and inclusive of accommodations, meals, transportation, admissions, porterage and gratuities.
Crystal Serenity 2016 World Cruise Itinerary
Departs San Francisco on January 25 2016 and returns May 6 2016
Fares for this voyage are available from £22,699 per person for a Deluxe Stateroom with large picture window.
You can view the itinerary in detail on our website by clicking here.
Crystal Adventures Shore Excursions
Crystal are offering a huge selection of shore excursion options on this voyage, including:
- Aussie Wildlife Encounter in Sydney, Australia
- Panoramic Nouméa by Tchou Tchou Train in Nouméa, New Caledonia
- Bounty Island Snorkeling Adventure in Lautoka, Fiji
- A Tale of Two Palaces in Oahu/ Honolulu, Hawaii
- Balinese Cooking Class in Bali, Indonesia
- Cultural Revelations in Singapore
- Phnom Penh Discovery in Sihanoukville, Cambodia
- Ho Chi Minh City Discovery in Vietnam
- Tai Chi, Dim Sum & Tea in Hong Kong
- Sights of Mt. Fuji in Shimizu, Japan
- Historic Highlights of Dutch Harbor in Alaska
- Whale Aatching and Wildlife Quest in Juneau, Alaska
- Alcatraz and Sausalito in San Francisco
Doing a world cruise is certainly on my bucket list, but I think I may have a little longer to wait. Everything sounds wonderful, leaving life behind for 102-nights and doing nothing other than seeing the world – fantastic!
I have to admit that the shore excursions offered on this world cruise look absolutely amazing, there really is something for everyone, and my highlights list above is only 5% of the entire list!
If you book this voyage, or any of its segments, then I sincerely hope that you have the time of your life and please do let us know about your experiences!
For information on Crystal Serenity’s full world cruise, or to find out about her various world cruise segments also available, please call one of our friendly Cruise Experts on 0800 008 6677.