Crystal offers four variations of the 2021 Crystal Serenity World Cruise. To see the 139-night itinerary that sails from Miami to London, click here. To see the 127-night itinerary that travels from Miami to Rome, click here. To see the 111-night itinerary that travels from Los Angeles to Rome, click here. To see the 123-night itinerary that travels from Los Angeles to London, click here. To read more about the Crystal Serenity, click here.
Set sail with Crystal Serenity on a journey that will take you through both Southern and Northern Hemispheres. This 139-night voyage travels to exotic and ancient destinations throughout the Far East, the Mediterranean, and beyond. Explore the temples in India, tour ancient ruins in Egypt, and marvel at the unique beauty of the UAE. Guests will have the opportunity to explore the local culture and enjoy one-of-a-kind experiences in each destination along the way.
The journey begins in Miami. Enjoy a few days at sea to get acquainted with the ship, then set foot in your first destination at Cartagena, Colombia. A trip through the Panama Canal is next. Admire the historic engineering of the lock system, then sail in to an overnight in Panama City. Cruise on to Puerto Caldera in Costa Rica to be greeted by friendly locals. From there, continue on to Acajutla in El Salvador before the ship makes its way to the coast of Mexico. A call to Puerto Vallarta is next, then it's on to San Diego and Los Angeles for many colorful, glamorous attractions.
Here the ship will set out across the Pacific Ocean to the Hawaiian Islands. Call overnight in Honolulu and experience the mix of Asian and American influences on the local culture. Continue on to Lahaina, then sail out to Fanning Island in Kiribati. Cross the International Dateline, then the ship will make port in Mystery Island, Vanuatu. Visit the lagoon at Noumea in New Caledonia and enjoy a day relaxing in the sun. From there, the ship will continue on to call overnight in Brisbane, Australia. Enjoy a tour around the coast with destinations including Townsville and Port Douglas, and be sure to take the opportunity to explore the Great Barrier Reef.
The Journey continues to Indonesia with calls to Banda Neira and Ambon. Kota Kinabalu is next, followed by Bandar Seri Begawan. Overnight in the bustling city of Manila where you can tour tropical parks, Spanish forts, and historic cathedrals. Sail on to Hong Kong for an overnight stay and explore the city to see the impressive mix of ancient meets modern. From there, cross the South China Sea to Hualien, Taiwan before the ship sails on to the coast of Japan.
Call at Kagoshima where you can choose between the slow-paced charm or thriving city life. A day in Hiroshima is next where history enthusiasts will have plenty to explore. Continue on to Kochi, then overnight in Osaka, an important trade hub and popular destination for theater, history, and adventure. Shimizu is next, the guests can enjoy the bustling city life of Tokyo during an overnight stay. Continue on along the coast to call at Kagoshima and Nagasaki, then sail out to South Korea to make port in Inchon before returning to China.
A two night stay in Beijing allows guests to explore the ancient city and discover a hidden secret or two along the way. Spend a day at sea to refresh yourself, then sail in to Shanghai for another two night stay. Visit the Jade Buddha, wander the Yu Garden, and experience the center of China's impressive tea industry. The ship will then sail away from China to call at Okinawa, Japan followed by a call to Taipei (Keelung), Taiwan. Continue south to overnight in Hanoi (Hong Gai), Vietnam. Next, cruise on to Ho Chi Minh City where you will overnight and have the opportunity to explore the quiet temples or stroll through the friendly markets. Sail on through the South China Sea, then overnight in Singapore.
Here the ship will cruise through the Strait of Malacca and the Bay of Bengal as you journey on to the next destination. A two night stay in Yangon, Myanmar offers travelers a glimpse of the past in a town that values its traditions. Next, call at Chennai (Madras) in India, then sail on to make port in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Stop in at Bombay, then it's on to the Middle East where the ship will overnight in the glittering city of Dubai. Call next at Abu Dhabi, a popular cultural destination and economic hotspot. Visit Muscat, Oman, then sail out through the Red Sea to Egypt.
An overnight in Luxor (Safaga) provides ample time to relax on the beach or explore ancient Egyptian tombs and temples. Next, the ship will sail through the Suez Canal and make its way to Santorini, Greece. A tour of the Italian coast offers calls to Amalfi and Sardinia, as well as a visit to Rome full of history and mythology. Continue on to Ibiza in Spain, then sail out to Tangiers, Morocco. The ship will overnight in Lisbon, then guests will enjoy a two night stay in Bordeaux, France. Go on a tour of this world-renowned wine capital, and enjoy the local cuisine. Upon leaving Bordeaux, the ship will cruise the English Channel, then make its way to London where guests will disembark for the end of the cruise.
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