Crystal River Cruises
Founded in 1988, the American company Crystal Cruises has revolutionised luxury voyages at sea. For almost 30 years, it has been witness to several redesigns that have kept the ships at the pinnacle of elegance and the latest technology, innovative itineraries that have reached all corners of the globe and innovative experiences on board and ashore. In 2015 , Crystal began to expand, venturing into new markets by launching Crystal Yacht Cruises, Crystal River Cruises, Crystal Expedition Cruises, Crystal Luxury Air and Crystal AirCruises. Crystal Cruises is the world's most awarded luxury cruise company, in 2017 and 2020 it was voted the best river cruise company.
Crystal River Cruises' fleet includes the youngest and most luxurious sister ships on European rivers - Crystal Bach, Crystal Debussy, Crystal Mahler, Crystal Mozart and Crystal Ravel. These ships ply the rivers Danube, Rhine, Main and Moselle, taking travellers on voyages to charming medieval towns and villages, as well as centuries-old centres of trade and cultural influence in the region. The ships are the first and only river ships with only suites and balconies in Europe, featuring all accommodation above the waterline and offering a private butler service. Guests can explore destinations in ways that perfectly suit their individual style, with more than 200 inclusive land-based experiences available.
Crystal's mission is to be the world's leading provider of luxury travel experiences. As the world's most awarded luxury cruise lineTM, it strives to create the most memorable holidays for guests and elevate their portfolios through highly customised service, innovative product development and enriching itineraries. Crystal puts guests and team members first with an unwavering commitment to exceed all expectations.