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Crystal Serenity
23 Night Great Barrier Reef and Beyond
Sydney to Manila
PACKAGE DEAL

Ship: Crystal Serenity
Cruise Line: Crystal Cruises
Cruise Date:  17 February 2018
Duration: 23 Nights
Ports: Sydney - Australia, Hamilton, Cairns, Cooktown, Alotau, Kitava Island, Gizo, Rabaul, Boracay, Manila
Airport gateway (Arrival) : Sydney
Airport gateway (Departure) : Manila

Itinerary

Date Port Arrival Departure
 
Feb 17, Saturday
Sydney, Australia (overnight) »   Embark pm
 
Feb 18, Sunday
Sydney, Australia »   5pm
 
Feb 19, Monday -
Feb 20, Tuesday
Cruising the Coast of Australia »
 
Feb 21, Wednesday
Hamilton Island, Australia » 6am 6pm
 
Feb 22, Thursday
Cairns, Australia (overnight) » 12n  
 
Feb 23, Friday
Cairns, Australia »   6pm
 
Feb 24, Saturday
Cooktown, Australia » 8am 6pm
 
Feb 25, Sunday
Cruising the Pacific Ocean »
 
Feb 26, Monday
Alotau, Papua New Guinea » 5am 6pm
 
Feb 27, Tuesday
Kitava, Papua New Guinea » 8am 6pm
 
Feb 28, Wednesday
Cruising the Soloman Sea »
 
Mar 1, Thursday
Guadalcanal, Honiara, Solomon Islands » 8am 6pm
 
Mar 2, Friday
Gizo, Solomon Islands » 9am 6pm
 
Mar 3, Saturday
Rabaul, Papua New Guinea (overnight) » 4pm  
 
Mar 4, Sunday
Rabaul, Papua New Guinea »   5pm
 
Mar 5, Monday -
Mar 9, Friday
Cruising the Pacific Ocean »
 
Mar 10, Saturday
Boracay Island, Philippines » 8am 8pm
 
Mar 11, Sunday
Romblon Island, Philippines » 7am 5pm
 
Mar 12, Monday
Manila, Philippines » 6am  

* Ports of call may vary based on itinerary and departure dates selected

 

Package Deal Pricing

Number of Passengers

 OFFER EXTENDED!!!

 
EXCLUSIVE ON-BOARD CREDIT WITH CRUISECO
 
Book any Crystal Cruises sailing with a Cruiseco travel agent by 31 March 2017 to receive an exclusive US$200 on board credit per stateroom!
 
Offer applies to new bookings only - on any Crystal Cruises sailing!
 

Package includes;

• 23 night cruise aboard Crystal Serenity from Sydney to Manila

• 2 night post-cruise stay at Raffles Makati, including breakfast

• Economy Class airfare from Manila to Singapore

• 2 night stay at the Shangri-La Singapore, including breakfast

• Economy Class airfare from Singapore to Australia

• Private transfers between port, hotel & airport in Manila & Singapore

• Port charges, government fees and air taxes

 


Your Cruise Fare includes all beverages including fine wines, champagne, premium spirits and all non-alcoholic beverages such as bottled water, soft drinks and specialty coffees; gratuities for housekeeping, dining and bar staff; complimentary evening of specialty restaurant dining in Prego and at least once in Silk Road or The Sushi Bar (additional reservations or visits available for a modest fee.); 24-hour room service; personal Penthouse Butler service, enrichment workshop classes and much more.
 


* All prices quoted are PER PERSON in Australian Dollars and include taxes, fees and port expenses (if applicable).

Transfers Included Before Cruise

Cruise - - Crystal Cruises

Hotel Stay Included After Cruise
Hotel
Location
Checkin Date 12 March 2018
Checkout Date 14 March 2018


* Purchase of additional accommodation may be required, depending on flight schedules & airfare inventory availability.

Air Travel Included
Airline
From Manila
To
Class Of Travel - Rules

Transfers Included After Cruise

Cabin Package

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Please contact your Cruiseco travel agent for the latest pricing

 

Ports

Sydney - Australia

Sydney is Australia's largest city, which is the number one tourist destination in the country. It offers a multitude of sights such as the famous Opera House and distinctive Harbour Bridge of course. You can travel back in time with a visit to Sydney’s oldest centre – The Rocks. Take a city tour to take in Sydney Tower, Darling Harbour and Chinatown. Bask on Bondi Beach for a dose of sun, sea and sand. Or travel a little further afield for a glimpse of the Aussie wildlife and views of the Blue Mountains.

Country - Australia
Distance from port to City - 0kms
Distance from port to Airport - 10kms
Currency - Australian Dollars (AUD)

Places of Interest
Sydney Opera House, Sydney Harbour Bridge, Darling Harbour, Hyde Park, Bondi Beach

Hamilton

A trip to Bermuda encompasses the best of both worlds. After a day of touring the Royal Naval Dockyard or snorkeling among the coral reefs, a visitor can enjoy world-class live entertainment and a gourmet meal that mixes traditional flavors with the fresh fish and fruits of the island.

Country -  Bermuda
Distance from port to City - 0kms
Distance from Port to Airport - 10kms
Currency - Bermudian Dollar (BMD)

Places of Interest
St. George and the English New World Town, Horseshoe Bay Beach, Bermuda Maritime Museum, Elbow Beach

Cairns

The picturesque town of Yorkey's, dominated by its dramatic headland, is your gateway to Cairns, one of Australia's hottest vacation destinations, which basks in tropical sunshine with balmy breezes that waft in from Trinity Bay.

The city's graceful, tree-lined esplanade was once the gateway to the gold fields of North Queensland. Cairns boasts three of Australia's great natural wonders: the Great Barrier Reef and 16 miles of superb beaches that stretch to the north of the city to the famed Marlin Coast. Inland lies the immense Daintree National Park. Discover the rainbow of sea life, marvel at the rain forest or relax along the long stretch of sunny coastline.

Country - Australia
Distance from port to City - 17kms
Distance from port to Airport - 10kms
Currency - Australian Dollars (AUD)

Places of Interest
Great Barrier Reef, Daintree Rainforest, Kuranda

Cooktown

A fascinating destination, Cooktown was the site of Australia's first European settlement, when Captain Cook beached the Endeavour on the river bank in 1770. Don't leave without visiting its extraordinary museum.

Country - Australia
Distance from port to City - 0kms
Distance from port to Airport - 10kms
Currency - Australian Dollars (AUD)

Places of Interest
Cooktown Museum

Alotau

Alotau is the capital of Milne Bay Province, in the south-east of Papua New Guinea.

Country - Papua New Guinea 
Distance from port to City - 0kms
Distance from Port to Airport - 0kms
Currency - New Guinean Kina (PGK) 

 

Kitava Island

Gizo

Gizo - the capital of Western Province is a remote and relatively quiet place with only 6000 friendly residents. Although it is one of the Solomon’s most touristic centres, Gizo receives on average not more than 5000 visitors a year.

Rabaul

With its lagoon, tiny islands, and north coast drive through amazing length of coconut plantations, Madang Province is a perfect example of relaxed Pacific outlook.

Country -  Papua New Guinea
Distance from port to City - 0kms
Distance from Port to Airport - 65kms
Currency - Papua New Guinea Kina (PGK)

Places of Interest
Beehive Islands, Tavui Point, New Britain Volcanoes, Kokopo

Boracay

Country - small island of the Philippines

Manila

Modern Manila is a teeming metropolis, with huge tower blocks crowding the few examples of colonial architecture that survived the bombing of the city during WWII. Many people use it only as a base for further travel, but the more adventurous will discover its friendliness and charm.

Country -  Phillipines
Distance from port to City - 0kms
Distance from Port to Airport - 12kms
Currency - Phillipine Peso (PHP)

Places of Interest
Casa Manila, Intramuros Fort, Rizal Park, National Museum

 

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Crystal Cruises

Crystal Cruises

Luxury, as they say, is in the details. It is so often the little details that make all the difference. And on a Crystal cruise, the differences are many. Here are some of the things that set us apart and have resulted in us receiving "World's Best Large-Ship Cruise Line" honors year after year.

Exclusive to the Crystal Experience

* Full 360° open air teak Promenade Deck with exclusive WOW® - "Walk on Water" - fitness program
* The Bistro, our popular European-style coffee and wine bar, which offers complimentary specialty coffee and tea drinks, along with light snacks served throughout the day
* Up to seven evening dining options including a choice of classic main or late seating in our Crystal Dining Room, or open seating in our specialty restaurants, so guests can always choose where, when and with whom they would like to dine
* European-trained wait staff in the Crystal Dining Room and in our specialty restaurants featuring the cuisine of Nobu Matsuhisa, Wolfgang Puck and Piero Selvaggio
* Wine cellar with more than 200 vintages including Crystal's exclusive "C" label
* Crystal Casino: offering mini-Baccarat, dice tables, roulette, blackjack and over 100 slot machines, all governed by the State of Nevada Gaming Regulations
* Our innovative Creative Learning Institute®, offering complimentary Yamaha piano lessons and Berlitz language classes on every cruise; and on select sailings, special certification enrichment with Cleveland Clinic Wellness Seminars, Pepperdine University Business Seminars, the Smithsonian Associates, Society of Wine Educators and Sotheby's
* Computer University@Sea® facility with 24-hour e-mail and Internet access plus instruction in the latest software
* The only Feng Shui-inspired spa at sea featuring exotic massages, facial therapies and energy boosting treatments
* One of the highest space per guest ratios at sea, offering Crystal Cruises' unparalleled service in luxurious comfortable surroundings
* Pre-reservations available for all optional Crystal Adventures shore excursions
* Crystal Society Rewards and Recognition Program for returning guests

Always included in the Crystal Experience

* Frette bathrobes and Aveda bath products in every stateroom
* Egyptian cotton linens and menu of pillow options for every bed
* All meals served on elegant Villeroy & Boch china and all wine served in fine Riedel crystal in the Crystal Dining Room
* Most staterooms feature spacious private verandahs with table and chairs for casual dining or relaxing
* Stateroom Internet access, television and DVD player to keep in touch with the world if you so choose
* Penthouse butler service with personal bar
* Complimentary bottled water, soft drinks and specialty coffee drinks throughout the ship
* Abundant space, exceptional quality, numerous choices and award-winning service
* Complimentary wi-fi internet access - one free hour per guest, per day for Deluxe Stateroom and Penthouse guests ; 90 minutes for Penthouse Suite guests



Take your next voyage with Crystal and discover for yourself why the difference is Crystal clear.

 

Smoking Policy

Effective from the first cruise in 2014, Crystal Cruises will eliminate smoking in all indoor areas, except for the Connoisseur Club smoking lounge. Outside smoking will be allowed in a limited number of designated places.

 

Ship info

Crystal Serenity


At 68,000 tons and capable of serving 1,080 guests, Crystal Serenity is our largest ship. However, like her sister ship, she maintains one of the highest space-per-guest ratios at sea, so you'll never feel crowded. Featuring many of the same popular public spaces and amenities as Crystal Symphony, Crystal Serenity serves up innovation in the form of new dining venues like Tastes, Silk Road and The Sushi Bar.
 


Dining

  • Lido Cafe
  • Tastes
  • Ice Cream Bar
  • Palm Court
  • Crystal Dining Room
  • The Silk Road
  • The Sushi Bar
  • Prego
  • In-Suite & In Stateroom Dining
  • The Vintage Room



Entertainment

  • The Galaxy Lounge
  • Crystal Casino
  • Dazzling Production Shows
  • Celebrity Entertainers
  • Crystal Cove
  • Avenue Salon
  • Starlite Club
  • Stardust Club
  • Club 2100
  • Hollywood Theatre

 


Onboard Activities

  • Indoor/Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Crystal Salon
  • Crystal Spa & Fitness Centre
  • 2 Jacuzzis
  • Jogging Track
  • Paddle Tennis
  • Table Tennis
  • Golf Driving Range
  • Putting Greens
  • Shuffleboard


Smoking Policy

Effective from the first cruise in 2014, Crystal Cruises will eliminate smoking in all indoor areas, except for the Connoisseur Club smoking lounge. Outside smoking will be allowed in a limited number of designated places.



 

Ship facts

Ship Details
Gross Tonnage
 
  68,000 Tonnes
Star Rating
 
  5 Star
Size/Style of Ship   Mid/Luxury
Entered Service   Jul 2003
 
Registry   Bahamas
 
Former Name   None
 
Length   250 metres
 
Beam   31 metres
 
Draft   7.6 metres
Propulsion/Propellers   2 Pods/Diesel Power
 
Maximum Cruising Speed (knots)   20
Passenger Capacity (twin)
 
  1,100
Crew   655
Nationality of Officers   European
Nationality of Crew   International
Total Cabins   550
Total Inside cabins   0
Total Outside cabins   550
Cabin/Suites with Balcony   466
Wheelchair Accessible Cabins   8
Passenger Decks   9
Cabin Electricity
 
  110v/220v
 
Elevators   8
Self-Service Laundry
 
  Yes
 
Onboard Currency (subject to change)   US Dollar

 

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