Crystal announces plans to triple fleet over the next 6 years

Crystal announces plans to triple fleet over the next 6 years
Edited by Travel Weekly


    Crystal has hit the high seas with enormous plans to launch four new ships over the coming six years.

    While onboard Crystal Serenity’s preview voyage, the cruise line’s CEO Cristina Levis said that it is working with advisors, lenders and export credit agents to sign a memorandum of agreement with two European shipbuilders for the ships. Two of the vessels will be ‘classic ships’, while two will be expedition ships.

    “We have ambitious growth plans for Crystal and are proud of what we have accomplished with the relaunch of Crystal Serenity and Crystal Symphony in just under a year following the purchase of the brand,” Levis said.

    “We are now thrilled to formally announce that we will be growing our fleet and continue to offer the most exceptional cruising experiences in the industry.”

    Crystal Serenity (Crystal)

    Crystal will relaunch its Crystal Serenity today and Crystal Symphony will hit the high seas on 1 September following both ships undergoing refurbishments.

    The cruise line’s move into expedition follow its acquisition by A&K Group last year.


    Featured Image: Crystal Symphony (Crystal)

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