This epic new luxurious cruise prices as much as $550,000 per cabin — and could be value it

Uber-luxury line Crystal is out with a brand new world cruise itinerary that could be its most epic ever. It comes with an epic price ticket, too.

The just lately relaunched model on Tuesday started taking reservations for a 135-night voyage from Los Angeles to Civitavecchia, Italy (the port for Rome). It is going to carry the rich set to a surprising 72 locations in 27 international locations throughout 5 continents.

Kicking off Jan. 11, 2026, and happening on Crystal’s 740-passenger Crystal Serenity, the crusing begins at a sky-high $168,000 per cabin for 2 folks.

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Prime suites on the ship will price as much as $550,000 for 2 passengers.

For that lofty value, well-heeled vacationers can expertise a once-in-a-lifetime journey that features visits to lots of the world’s most well-known locations, from Bora Bora in French Polynesia to the pyramids of Egypt — all whereas dwelling within the lap of luxurious.

Crystal Serenity, which TPG has referred to as the queen of luxurious cruising, underwent a large overhaul in 2023 that gave it extra space per passenger than another luxurious ship afloat. The overhaul included a major enlargement of lots of its lodging and a discount within the variety of passengers that can sail on any given voyage.

The Seahorse Pool on Crystal Serenity. GENE SLOAN/THE POINTS GUY

Moreover, Crystal’s crew-to-passenger ratio — a high measure of luxurious on any ship — was elevated to roughly 1:1, an astounding stage.

The online end result makes Crystal Serenity one of the luxurious cruise vessels afloat.

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An extended world cruise

Crystal sometimes provides one world cruise a 12 months, and it is at all times prolonged and destination-packed. However the newly introduced 2026 world crusing is longer than these the road has supplied lately, coming in at 135 days lengthy.

Compared, the one world cruise Crystal provides this 12 months is 125 nights lengthy, whereas a world cruise deliberate for 2025 will likely be 123 nights lengthy.

The brand new crusing for 2026 can be pricier than Crystal world cruises up to now. Beginning charges are $35,000 extra per couple than the beginning charges for Crystal’s 2025 world cruise. That crusing begins at $133,000 per cabin for 2.

Crystal Serenity’s most luxurious lodging, the Penthouse Suite, prices $71,600 extra on the 2026 world cruise than it prices on the 2025 world cruise.

An epic itinerary to 5 continents

The 135-night world cruise for 2026 will start with a westward crossing of the Pacific Ocean to Hawaii and French Polynesia on the way in which to New Zealand and Australia.

From there, the vessel will head to varied international locations throughout Asia, together with Indonesia and India, earlier than crusing by the Purple Sea and the Suez Canal to the Mediterranean.

Crystal plans a world cruise for 2026 that stops in 27 international locations. CRYSTAL

Within the Mediterranean, the ship will go to a number of ports in Greece, Italy and France earlier than the journey ends in Civitavecchia Could 26, 2026.

Not like some earlier Crystal world cruises, the journey would not supply a full circumnavigation of the world. That enables the ship to spend extra time within the areas it does go to, with a very massive variety of stops within the South Pacific, Australia and Asia.

The brand new world cruise will likely be simply the third at Crystal up to now eight years, as the road stopped crusing world cruises throughout the top of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Along with on-ship lodging, meals and drinks, passengers who e-book the world voyage will likely be entitled to such further perks as:

  • A $1,500 per individual shipboard credit score
  • An allowance of as much as $5,000 per individual for business-class flights to and from the ship or a $4,000 credit score towards the cruise price for these reserving their very own flights
  • Non-public transfers to and from the ship
  • Limitless eating on the ship’s upscale Osteria d’Ovidio and Umi Uma eating places (reservations required)
  • Invites to themed onboard occasions
  • Baggage valet service

Extra info is out there as of Tuesday on Crystal’s web site.

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