Crystal Cruise Europe
Experience the elegance, culture and rich history of Europe with Crystal Europe Cruise vacations! Sail with Crystal Cruises to other intriguing destinations around the world, including Canada, the Mexican Riviera and South America.
Crystal Cruise Europe - Italy
There are so many wonderful sights to see during a Crystal Europe Cruise. Visit the famous Leaning Tower of Pisa, which teeters precariously above the Piazza dei Miracoli. Discover Pisa, which is also the home of Galileo Galilei. Galileo tested his theories of gravity from the Leaning Tower of Pisa.
More fascinating sights and adventures await you in Rome (Civitavecchia), one of the world?s most famous and elegant capitals. Be inspired by the legendary Vatican?s Sistine Chapel during your Crystal Cruise to Europe. History buffs will enjoy tours of the city?s Colosseum and Pantheon. And don?t forget to toss a coin in the Trevi Fountain.
Crystal Cruise Europe - Monaco
Big sightseeing opportunities can come in small packages. Visit Monaco, which covers less than one square mile, during a Crystal Cruise to Europe.
Take things 'Nice and e' with a sightseeing excursion during your Crystal Europe Cruise. This shore excursion begins off the Monaco pier. You will then travel along the Lower Corniche to Nice, passing the villages of 'e sur Mer, Beaulieu, St-Jean-Cap-Ferrat and Villefranche.
Stroll along the city of Nice's Cours Saleya, an elegant walkway surrounded by wonderful shops and restaurants. You may also enjoy browsing through its beautiful flower market.
Crystal Europe Cruise guests will then travel along the Middle Corniche and enjoy amazing views of Villefranche, St-Jean-Cap-Ferrat and Beaulieu. The quaint village of 'e is perched atop a majestic peak high above the Mediterranean. Be enchanted by 'e's medieval ambience as you enjoy delicious refreshments at the famous Ch'eau 'e or browse through the town's elegant shops.
Crystal Cruise Europe - Spain
The capital city, Barcelona, offers something for everyone during a Crystal Europe Cruise. Art enthusiasts will love the variety of works on display, from the medieval Gothic Quarter, to the series of Catalan art nouveau, to the surreal artwork of the legendary Picasso. Nature lovers will enjoy the city's beautiful tree-lined walkway through the center of Barcelona's old quarter. The city's nightlife also calls partygoers.
Crystal Cruise Europe - Northern and Western Europe
London, England remains a longtime favorite of cruisers who travel on a Crystal Cruise to Europe. Take advantage of the city's myriad of opportunities for shopping and sightseeing. Also, be sure to visit the ancient and wonderfully restored Leeds Castle.
Travelers who book a Crystal Europe Cruise package can also witness the majestic beauty of the Norwegian fjords, rugged mountains and beautiful glaciers.
Learn about the fascinating history of St. Petersburg, Russia, from the era of Peter the Great to the city's significant role in World War II. The city also offers a wonderful array of museums, cafes, shops and parks during your Crystal Europe Cruise.
Crystal Cruise Europe - The Fleet
Crystal Cruises has three beautiful cruise ships that offer comfort and luxury to guests: The Crystal Serenity, Crystal Harmony and Crystal Symphony. With so many amenities and available activities, the choices for how to spend a day at sea are endless!
Browse through the onboard shops, catch a movie or spend some quiet time with a good book in the library during a Crystal Cruise to Europe. You can also be pampered in the salon or hang out in any of a Crystal cruise ship's bars and lounges. A Crystal cruise ship also offers delectable dining options with a main dining room, as well as multiple specialty restaurants that offer a more casual atmosphere.
You can also learn about a culture or a new skill during your Crystal Europe Cruise with the 'Creative Learning Institute' program. The cruise line's "University@Sea" program provides Internet and email access as well as laptop computers for rental. Cruisers can also take basic or advanced lessons for computer and digital camera use.
Crystal Cruise Europe - Ship Facts
- Guest capacity: more than 900 to more than 1,000
- Weight: more than 48,000 to 68,000 tons
- Length: almost 800 to more than 800 feet
- Width: almost 100 to more than 100 feet
- Speed: 19.5 to 22 knots
- Crew members: more than 500 to more than 600