Crystal Cruises

Danube Serenade (Eastbound)

7-day Luxury Cruise from Vienna to Budapest Departing October 20 2021

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Sail the magnificent Danube to witness the beauty of the Wachau Valley, and discover such treasures as the Benedictine abbey perched atop the city of Melk and Bratislava's St. Martin's Cathedral, former coronation church for Hungary's royalty.

Crystal Ravel Fares from $4,499 £3,405 AU$6,520 $4,499 More Info Fares are cruise only, per guest based on double occupancy and must be booked by November 3, 2021
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SUITES & FARES

There is a place where luxury is comfortable, where simplicity is elegant, and where supreme indulgence creates a sense of well-being. Here, day breaks with enchanting views, and night falls into a dreamy slumber in your beautifully spacious suite.


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360° Tour Two-Bedroom Crystal Suite with Panoramic Balcony-window™ (CS)
  • 759 sf 70.5 m2 Deck 3
Cruise Fare AU$24,438 Book Now Savings AU$695 Book Now Fare Call for availability Your Low Solo Fare  
360° Tour One-Bedroom Crystal Penthouse with Panoramic Balcony-window™ (CP)
  • 506 sf 47 m2 Deck 3
Cruise Fare AU$16,520 Book Now Savings AU$695 Book Now Fare AU$15,825 More Info Fares are cruise only, per guest based on double occupancy and must be booked by November 3, 2021
Crystal Society Saves Additional $280
Crystal Society Saves Additional £203
Crystal Society Saves Additional AU$389
Crystal Society Saves Additional ?.?.?280
Onboard Booking Saves Additional $280
Onboard Booking Saves Additional £203
Onboard Booking Saves Additional AU$389
Onboard Booking Saves Additional ?.?.?280
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360° Tour Deluxe Suite with Panoramic Balcony-window™ (S1)
  • 253 sf 23.5 m2 Deck 3
Cruise Fare AU$9,784 Book Now Savings AU$695 Book Now Fare Call for availability Your Low Solo Fare  
360° Tour Deluxe Suite with Panoramic Balcony-window™ (S2)
  • 253 sf 23.5 m2 Deck 2
Cruise Fare AU$8,951 Book Now Savings AU$695 Book Now Fare AU$8,256 More Info Fares are cruise only, per guest based on double occupancy and must be booked by November 3, 2021
Crystal Society Saves Additional $144
Crystal Society Saves Additional £104
Crystal Society Saves Additional AU$200
Crystal Society Saves Additional ?.?.?144
Onboard Booking Saves Additional $144
Onboard Booking Saves Additional £104
Onboard Booking Saves Additional AU$200
Onboard Booking Saves Additional ?.?.?144
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Tour Deluxe Suite with Panoramic Balcony-window™ (S3)
  • 237 sf 22 m2 Deck 2
Cruise Fare AU$8,465 Book Now Savings AU$695 Book Now Fare AU$7,770 More Info Fares are cruise only, per guest based on double occupancy and must be booked by November 3, 2021
Crystal Society Saves Additional $135
Crystal Society Saves Additional £98
Crystal Society Saves Additional AU$187
Crystal Society Saves Additional ?.?.?135
Onboard Booking Saves Additional $135
Onboard Booking Saves Additional £98
Onboard Booking Saves Additional AU$187
Onboard Booking Saves Additional ?.?.?135
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360° Tour Petite Suite with Panoramic Balcony-window™ (S4)
  • 188 sf 17.5 m2 Deck 3
Cruise Fare AU$7,493 Book Now Savings AU$695 Book Now Fare Call for availability Your Low Solo Fare  
360° Tour Petite Suite with Panoramic Balcony-window™ (S5)
  • 188 sf 17.5 m2 Deck 2
Cruise Fare AU$7,215 Book Now Savings AU$695 Book Now Fare AU$6,520 More Info Fares are cruise only, per guest based on double occupancy and must be booked by November 3, 2021
Crystal Society Saves Additional $112
Crystal Society Saves Additional £82
Crystal Society Saves Additional AU$156
Crystal Society Saves Additional ?.?.?112
Onboard Booking Saves Additional $112
Onboard Booking Saves Additional £82
Onboard Booking Saves Additional AU$156
Onboard Booking Saves Additional ?.?.?112
Your Low Solo Fare AU$8,395 More Info Fares are cruise only, per guest based on single occupancy and must be booked by November 3, 2021
Crystal Society Saves Additional $146
Crystal Society Saves Additional £106
Crystal Society Saves Additional AU$203
Crystal Society Saves Additional ?.?.?146
Onboard Booking Saves Additional $146
Onboard Booking Saves Additional £106
Onboard Booking Saves Additional AU$203
Onboard Booking Saves Additional ?.?.?146
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Onboard

Extraordinary personal attention, butler service for every suite and superb, farm-to-table cuisine. An unparalleled standard of all-inclusive amenities is complemented by the most generous collection of inclusive excursions ashore. This is Crystal River Cruises.

SIX-STAR SERVICE

With the highest staff-to-guest ratio among all European river lines, and professionals chosen for the expertise and friendly demeanor, our genuine hospitality sets the stage for a journey beyond compare.

SIX-STAR SERVICE

SAVOR THE EXTRAORDINARY

Cuisine transcends mere excellence and enters the sublime. Menus of Michelin-level envy are sourced with the freshest ingredients and paired with the finest wines. Every meal is a celebration of the ever-changing riverscape.

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SAVOR THE EXTRAORDINARY
Waterside

Tantalizing, tempting and incredibly fresh.

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Bistro Ravel

Viennese-inspired café; made to order and to-go.

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The Vintage Room

Indulge your palate with an optional wine pairing dinner.

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The Pantry

Cravings satisfied, any time of day.

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24-hour In-suite Dining

The ultimate indulgence.

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ENCLAVES OF ELEGANCE

There is a place where luxury is comfortable, and where supreme indulgence creates a sense of wellbeing. Here, day breaks with enchanting views, and night falls into a dreamy slumber in your beautifully spacious suite.

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ENCLAVES OF ELEGANCE
Two-Bedroom Crystal Suite with Panoramic Balcony-window (CS)

Your ultimate home on the rivers of Europe.

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Crystal Penthouse with Panoramic Balcony-window (CP)

True luxury.

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Deluxe Suite with Panoramic Balcony-window (S1, S2)

Your home in the heart of Europe.

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Deluxe Suite with Panoramic Balcony-window (S3)

Sophisticated luxury.

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Petite Suite with Panoramic Balcony-window (S4, S5)

The perfect interlude.

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THE RHYTHM OF THE RIVER

The Crystal River Experience showcases the wonder of each destination with cultured insight. Enjoy immersive exploration ashore aligned with enriching pursuits on board, inviting you to come and go from your ship at your leisure.

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THE RHYTHM OF THE RIVER
PALM COURT

The social heart of the ship.

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VISTA DECK

Picturesque riverscapes always in view.

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VISTA BAR

Scenic, spectacular and serene.

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SERENITY & CALM

The Crystal Life Spa finds a natural home on the rivers of Europe, as do complimentary yoga classes on deck, fitness centers and swimming pools on every ship.

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SERENITY & CALM
Crystal Life Spa

Full service, and fully pampering.

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Crystal Life Fitness

Invigorate your travels.

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MORE REWARDING

Crystal Society membership entitles you to a world of exclusive benefits. You automatically become a member of Crystal Society when you complete your first full-fare cruise.

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Crystal Cruises
Danube Serenade (Eastbound)
7-day Luxury Cruise from Vienna to Budapest Departing October 20 2021
Vienna to Budapest Oct 20 - 27, 2021, 7 NIGHTS
CRYSTAL DESTINATION DISCOVERIES™
From active or relaxing to adventurous or enriching, our inclusive and optional Destination Discoveries offer you a world of choice. Plus, Crystal is the only river cruise line that allows you to select your shoreside experiences in advance, before you arrive to the ship.

CRYSTAL DESTINATION DISCOVERIES™

From active or relaxing to adventurous or enriching, our inclusive and optional Destination Discoveries offer you a world of choice. Plus, Crystal is the only river cruise line that allows you to select your shoreside experiences in advance, before you arrive to the ship.

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Hotels and Land Packages

Enrich your voyage with a curated Crystal Hotel Program or Extended Land Experience. Stay in premier hotels or add a unique journey to the beginning or end of your cruise.

Pre-Cruise

Premier Hotel & Land Programs in Vienna

Hotel Sacher Wien

Located in the heart of the city across from the Vienna State Opera and the elegant promenade Kärntnerstraße, just minutes from some of Vienna’s most treasured sites, Hotel Sacher Wien features five-star luxury with a personal touch. The regal hotel has been family-owned since 1832, offering guests authentic Austrian hospitality and a taste of the historic prestige that fills the city.

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Hilton Danube Vienna

Located in the heart of Vienna, the Hilton Vienna Danube overlooks the legendary Danube River, offering spectacular river and city views. The hotel’s charming atmosphere features Pier 269 Bar & Lounge, the picturesque riverside Waterfront Kitchen restaurant with a spectacular terrace view.

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Post-Cruise

Premier Hotel & Land Programs in Budapest

Ritz Carlton

Set within a 20th-century building in the center of Budapest, The Ritz-Carlton, Budapest is near the UNESCO World Heritage Buda Castle, showcases views of St. Stephens Basilica and Erzsébet Square, and is a few minutes’ walk to the beautiful Danube, making it a gem in the crown of a glimmering city.

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