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Parliament Building at night, Budapest
$5,145
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Black Sea Explorer

9 Day Itinerary aboard Scenic Crystal
  • Enjoy a horse show in Kalocsa
  • Bike through Croatian countryside
  • Marvel at the Iron Gates
  • Explore the villages of Svishtov
Activities:
River Cruise, Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Begin your journey in Hungary's capital, Budapest, regarded by many as one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. Board your luxurious ship to cruise the Danube through unspoiled lands, where lush landscapes are dotted with towns and cities that still look as they might have over a hundred …
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Admire the architecture of Belgrade
$4,745
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Black Sea Explorer

8 Day Itinerary aboard Scenic Crystal
  • Enjoy a horse show in Kalocsa
  • Bike through Osijek’s countryside
  • Be amazed by the Iron Gates
  • Explore the villages in Svishtov
Activities:
River Cruise, Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Board your luxurious ship to cruise the Danube river through Eastern Europe toward the Black Sea. Begin your adventure in one of the most beautiful cities in Europe: Budapest, where ornate architecture is around every corner and a rich culture thrives. Journey through unspoiled lands, where lush …
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Visit beautiful Regensburg
$3,995
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Gems of the Danube

8 Day Itinerary aboard Scenic Crystal
  • Enjoy historic Nuremberg
  • Stroll through Regensburg
  • Visit the city of Cesky Krumlov
  • Tour Schönbrunn Palace
Activities:
River Cruise, Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Explore historic city of Nuremberg before boarding your 5-star luxury river cruise ship and embarking on your adventure. Visit some of the most beautiful cities of central Europe on your cruise down the Danube. Wander the castles and gardens near Salzburg, join a beer or wine tasting in Regensburg, …
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Historic Nuremberg
$4,945
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Gems of the Danube with Prague

11 Day Itinerary aboard Scenic Crystal
  • Enjoy your visit in Prague
  • Explore the city of Cesky Krumlov
  • Visit's Melk’s Benedictine Abbey
  • Discover the historic Bratislava
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Urban Exploration, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Embark on the Scenic Crystal and let it take you to destinations that will surely surprise and delight you. Start with a three-night hotel stay in Prague to experience the wonder of this magnificent city, then travel to Nuremberg to embark on your 5-star luxury river cruise. Explore Vienna, with …
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Christmas Market Square at night
$4,845
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Rhine Christmas Markets

8 Day Itinerary aboard Scenic Crystal
  • Enjoy Amsterdam’s canals
  • Stroll through Cologne
  • Enjoy Europe’s beautiful rivers
  • Discover history of Heidelberg
Activities:
Biking, Christmas Market, Hiking, Local Market, River Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Delight in the charms of a European Christmas as you cruise along the Rhine. Discover the canals of Amsterdam, marvel at the World Heritage-listed Rhine Gorge, explore Cologne’s Christmas markets and Heidelberg Castle, take in the spa resort town of Baden-Baden and visit charming Strasbourg. …
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View from the harbour of Basel, Switzerland
$6,745
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Rhine Christmas Markets with Switzerland

12 Day Itinerary aboard Scenic Crystal
  • Stroll through Cologne
  • Enjoy Amsterdam’s canals
  • Visit Koblenz
  • Discover history of Heidelberg
Activities:
Christmas Market, River Cruise, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Delight in the charms of a European Christmas as you cruise along the Rhine. Discover the canals of Amsterdam, marvel at the World Heritage-listed Rhine Gorge, explore Cologne’s Christmas markets and Heidelberg Castle, take in the spa resort town of Baden-Baden and visit charming Strasbourg, …
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Stop in beautiful Basel, Switzerland
$4,245
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Rhine Highlights

8 Day Itinerary aboard Scenic Crystal
  • Enjoy Europe’s Rhine river
  • Explore Amsterdam’s canals
  • Stroll through Cologne
  • Discover the history of Heidelberg
Activities:
River Cruise, Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Admire some of the most charming towns of central Europe as you cruise along the Rhine. Explore the canals of Amsterdam, admire Cologne’s famous cathedral, tour Heidelberg Castle, relax in the historic spa town of Baden-Baden, and stroll through romantic Strasbourg. Throughout your journey, …
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2020
EmbarksDays 
Apr 018Gems of the Danube
Apr 0111Gems of the Danube with Prague
Apr 158Black Sea Explorer
Apr 159Black Sea Explorer
Apr 219Black Sea Explorer
Apr 228Black Sea Explorer
Apr 299Black Sea Explorer
Apr 298Black Sea Explorer
May 059Black Sea Explorer
May 068Black Sea Explorer
May 138Gems of the Danube
May 1311Gems of the Danube with Prague
May 208Gems of the Danube
May 2711Gems of the Danube with Prague
May 278Gems of the Danube
May 3111Gems of the Danube with Prague
Jun 038Gems of the Danube
Jun 1011Gems of the Danube with Prague
Jun 108Gems of the Danube
Jun 178Gems of the Danube
Jun 2411Gems of the Danube with Prague
Jun 248Gems of the Danube
Jun 2811Gems of the Danube with Prague
Jul 018Gems of the Danube
Aug 058Rhine Highlights
Dec 028Rhine Christmas Markets
Dec 0212Rhine Christmas Markets with Switzerland
Max Passengers: 163
Ship Type: River Cruise Ship

Scenic Crystal was built in 2012 and refurbished in 2019, along with its sister ships, Scenic Jade and Scenic Jewel. Designed with attention to detail, these ships set a  precedent in luxury river cruising and have been meticulously designed and crafted to afford the most luxurious and unforgettable journeys.

From the moment you step foot on board, you’ll enjoy the ultimate in all-inclusive luxury. Designed with you in mind, the visionary vessel will be your very own floating hotel as you explore the waterways of the world in revolutionary comfort.  With innovative new technology, a wide selection of dining options and spacious suites, you’ll be spoiled for choice from the moment you step onboard. Onboard you’ll have full access to a wellness area, complete with massage services and a hair salon, a gym, special onboard entertainment, Wi-Fi internet, e-bikes and of course luxuriously appointed suites to retire to at the end of the day.  The sense of space, the luxurious fittings, and the thoughtful touches all suggest that you are about to embark on a cruise in surroundings that are simply unsurpassed. Only the spectacular ever-changing scenery reminds you that you're on a ship, and not in a five-star hotel.

TECHNICAL DATA
Length: 443 feet
Passengers: 163
Cabins: 82
Crew: 59
Gross tonnage: 2,721
Standard Suite E
Dimensions: 160ft2. Standard Suites are located on the Jewel Deck with large picture windows to ensure a great view. They have a spacious design and clever layout alongside all the usual luxurious amenities and furnishings.
Standard Suite D
Dimensions: 160ft2. Standard Suites are located on the Jewel Deck with large picture windows to ensure a great view. They have a spacious design and clever layout alongside all the usual luxurious amenities and furnishings.
Balcony Suite C
Dimensions: 205ft2. Located on the Sapphire and Diamond Decks these stylishly decorated suites feature a full-length outdoor balcony with the exclusive Scenic Sun Lounge and offer private bathrooms with a luxurious vanity basin and shower.
Balcony Suite BA
Dimensions: 205ft2. Located on the Sapphire and Diamond Decks these stylishly decorated suites feature a full-length outdoor balcony with the exclusive Scenic Sun Lounge and offer private bathrooms with a luxurious vanity basin and shower.
Single Balcony Suite BS
Dimensions: 205ft2. Located on the Sapphire and Diamond Decks these stylishly decorated suites feature a full-length outdoor balcony with the exclusive Scenic Sun Lounge and offer private bathrooms with a luxurious vanity basin and shower.
Balcony Suite BB
Dimensions: 205ft2. Located on the Sapphire and Diamond Decks these stylishly decorated suites feature a full-length outdoor balcony with the exclusive Scenic Sun Lounge and offer private bathrooms with a luxurious vanity basin and shower.
Deluxe Balcony Suite BD
Dimensions: 225ft2. Located in prime locations at the front of the ship on both the Sapphire and Diamond Decks, they offer all the features of the private Balcony Suites with the ingenious Scenic Sun Lounge, but with even more space to relax.
Junior Balcony Suite BJ
Dimensions: 250ft2. These spacious Suites, located on the Sapphire and Diamond Decks, have a private full-length balcony complete with a Scenic Sun Lounge and elegant en-suite bathrooms featuring a large vanity basin and shower.
Balcony Suite A
Dimensions: 205ft2. Located on the Sapphire and Diamond Decks these stylishly decorated suites feature a full-length outdoor balcony with the exclusive Scenic Sun Lounge and offer private bathrooms with a luxurious vanity basin and shower.
Balcony Suite PA
Dimensions: 205ft2. Located on the Sapphire and Diamond Decks these stylishly decorated suites feature a full-length outdoor balcony with the exclusive Scenic Sun Lounge and offer private bathrooms with a luxurious vanity basin and shower.
Balcony Suite PP
Dimensions: 205ft2. Located on the Sapphire and Diamond Decks these stylishly decorated suites feature a full-length outdoor balcony with the exclusive Scenic Sun Lounge and offer private bathrooms with a luxurious vanity basin and shower.
Deluxe Balcony Suite PD
Dimensions: 225ft2. Located in prime locations at the front of the ship on both the Sapphire and Diamond Decks, they offer all the features of the private Balcony Suites with the ingenious Scenic Sun Lounge, but with even more space to relax.
Junior Balcony Suite RJ
Dimensions: 250ft2. These spacious Suites, located on the Sapphire and Diamond Decks, have a private full-length balcony complete with a Scenic Sun Lounge and elegant en-suite bathrooms featuring a large vanity basin and shower.
Royal Balcony Suite RA
Dimensions: 315ft2. These Suites located on the Diamond Deck are the ultimate in luxury with more space, impeccable service, thoughtful touches, an outdoor balcony, lounge area, and an oversized bathroom.
Royal Balcony Suite R
Dimensions: 315ft2. These Suites located on the Diamond Deck are the ultimate in luxury with more space, impeccable service, thoughtful touches, an outdoor balcony, lounge area, and an oversized bathroom.
Royal Panorama Suite RS
Dimensions: 325ft2. At 325ft², these are the largest suites on the ship. Located on the Diamond Deck, both suites enjoy fantastic views of the passing scenery from your private balcony complete with Scenic Sun Lounge. Each Suite has a lounge area and a luxurious bathroom.
Royal Owner's Suite RO
Dimensions - 520ft2 including outdoor balcony. These Suites on the Diamond Deck are the ultimate in luxury with more space (315ft²), impeccable service, thoughtful touches, an outdoor balcony, lounge area, and an oversized bathroom.
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