Crystal’s heritage speaks for itself. A pioneering leader in global travel since 1988, Crystal has set sail on a new course. Crystal has partnered with Abercrombie & Kent, bringing together two of the most respected names in the travel industry. Together with A&K, Crystal creates a truly unparalleled experience for guests, whether on land or at sea.

Where Luxury is Personal

The World of Crystal Cruises is one of refined elegance and gracious hospitality. Casually sophisticated and all-inclusive, it is breathtaking in scope. From polar regions at the top of the world to mesmerizing islands in the South Pacific, come travel with us to explore the familiar, the exotic and the fascinating. Step aboard the Crystal Symphony or Crystal Serenity to discover a manner of travel so welcoming and authentic it has earned Crystal the distinction of The World’s Most Awarded Luxury Cruise LineTM. Regardless of where your wanderlust leads, you will travel in supreme comfort in spacious, well-appointed staterooms and Penthouse suites. They’ll enjoy exceptional cuisine, engaging entertainment, and a highly personalized standard of service that is exacting and genuine.


Can cruising be more environmentally responsible?

At MSC Cruises we believe it can be. From introducing the cleanest marine fuel available on our latest ships to our state-of-the-art water treatment facilities, we’re putting environmental responsibility at the heart of everything we do. To preserve the sea we call home, and change cruising for good.

Our new cruise ships are pushing the boundaries of what’s possible at sea. From cleaner technologies to innovative restaurant concepts, our growing fleet is a statement of our commitment to the future of this planet

Discover the Future of Cruising with MSC Cruises


With an industry-leading space to guest ratio across an array of social areas, crystal serenity offers the utmost comfort, quality, personalization and choice.

  • 740 Guests 
  • Refurbished 2023
  • Space-per-guest ratio: 1 to 93.1 CU FT

With elegant lines and sweeping ocean views, our intimate ship houses expansive suites and guest rooms, alongside a world-class choice of dining, wellness and entertainment.

  • 606 Guests
  • Refurbished 2023
  • Space-per-guest ratio: 1 to 84.2 CU FT


Much like the phoenix that rises from its ashes, we warmly welcome back both familiar faces and new guests as we deliver the exceptional at sea. With state-of-the-art enhancements and more than 80% of our returning crew, we can’t wait to welcome you home.


Crystal has designed exceptional experiences with attentive staff, dining options inspired by your travels, a sophisticated at-home atmosphere, and opportunities to experience the culture and history of your destination like no other.

exceptional service

Crystal believes that true excellence lies in the art of service. With nearly one staff member for every guest, their highly personalized service has long been a Crystal signature. Their dedicated staff is committed to anticipating your every need, ensuring that your journey is flawless. Your comfort and satisfaction are their top priorities. From the moment you step on board, you’ll be greeted with genuine warmth and a level of personalized attention that sets Crystal apart.

world class dining

Indulge in a culinary journey that tantalizes the taste buds and exceeds expectations. Crystal’s world-class chefs take pride in creating exquisite destination-driven menus that showcase the finest ingredients from around the globe. With nine dining options, including the world-famous Umi Uma, the only Nobu restaurant at sea, and Osteria d’Ovidio, showcasing Italian classics, every meal is a symphony of flavors, textures, and culinary craftsmanship.

perfectly at home

Immerse yourself in elegant spaces that seamlessly blend sophistication with comfort and create a refined atmosphere of a home away from home. From stylish staterooms and suites to stunning, public areas and beautifully designed Aurōra spa, Crystal’s newly refurbished ships are a testament to the pursuit of perfection in design.


Prepare to be whisked away to the world’s most extraordinary destinations, curated and powered by renowned travel pioneers Abercrombie & Kent. Experience the thrill of exploring every corner of the globe, from the awe-inspiring historic wonders of the Mediterranean to the mystical allure of the South Pacific. Discover the treasures of Africa’s untamed wilderness or immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of Asia’s diverse cultures.