Crystal Endeavor

From the World’s Most Awarded Luxury Cruise Line, the unrivalled Crystal Experience® has evolved into an extraordinary collection of remarkable journeys that goes beyond all-inclusive luxury to offer the most elegant travel by Ocean, River and Yacht Expedition.


Pushing the boundaries of luxury global exploration, Crystal presents Crystal Endeavor, the world’s most spacious luxury expedition yacht. Every intrepid adventure and cultural immersion is embraced by the richly-appointed spaces and onboard delights for which Crystal is known, as travellers will follow their boldest dreams to some of the most remote coastlines, peaks, glaciers and islands on earth. With luxuries great and small, Crystal Endeavor welcomes guests “home” even in the farthest reaches of the world, offering among the largest all-suite accommodations, private butler service, expansive spaces for sharing stories and toasting to the day’s discoveries, and indulgences that beautifully contrast the rugged terrain.

Crystal Endeavor’s design is rooted in Crystal’s signature luxury and comfort, while also inspiring extreme adventure. The purpose-built polar code-compliant (PC6) luxury expedition yacht provides breathtaking pursuits by air, sea and land while offering a complete range of “exploration toys”. Zodiacs, a helicopter and private submersible allow for all manner of exploration, while spacious mudrooms accommodate gear and preparation for the day’s discoveries.

With public spaces and dining venues long enjoyed aboard Crystal vessels — including Nobu’s Umi Uma & Sushi Bar, the Connoisseur Club and Palm Court — as well as new, dedicated spaces tailored to expedition voyages and enrichment, Crystal Endeavor will ignite the spirit of adventure in the world’s most discerning travellers. She will feature all-suite accommodations for 200 guests, offering private butler service and thoughtfully designed amenities for each suite. King-size beds, heated storage for parkas, and dual sink bathrooms with heated floors create plush retreats of relaxation anywhere across the globe, while streamlined technological conveniences bring the World of Crystal and beyond directly to guests’ fingertips.

With jaw-dropping quests ashore and cherished moments on board, Crystal Endeavor presents luxury travellers with extraordinary new experiences, as well as the superior standard of excellence they expect from Crystal. Everyday delights and once-in-a-lifetime experiences are found aboard this ground-breaking vessel making each day an adventure accentuated by all-inclusive luxuries.

On globetrotting itineraries designed to push the previous boundaries of luxury travel, curated expeditions ashore are led by an experienced team of 25. Adrenaline-filled quests and culturally poignant pursuits are tailored for smaller groups to maximize the personal connection and discovery. Glacier landings, reef dives, jungle hikes and wild encounters will thrill even the savviest travellers, while on board, the experts will offer fascinating perspectives and background of the destinations. From the local wildlife and terrain to cultural heritage and historical events, the majestic settings and rarely visited locales will come to life as guests explore with these seasoned specialists.

Charting captivating courses that go far beyond the beaten path of traditional cruise routes, Crystal Endeavor will sail itineraries perfectly suited for the most inquisitive travellers. Charting captivating courses that go far beyond the beaten path of traditional cruise routes, Crystal Endeavor will sail itineraries perfectly suited for the most inquisitive travellers.

Designed to take the boldest travellers far beyond the beaten path in incomparable luxury, Crystal Endeavor sails to the world’s most remote and remarkable destinations. Roaming freely through the icy realms of the Antarctic, the wild coastlines of the Russian Far East and Japan, Australia and New Zealand, and deep-water realms of Indonesia, Borneo and beyond, the adventures in store are limitless.

Travellers will venture into the expansive Kamchatka Peninsula Kuril Islands, Cape Kekurnyy and Morzovaya Bay — places favored by whales, seals, otters, bears and foxes — with optional exploration of the Valley of the Geysers.

Guests will discover centuries of peace, power, beauty and sacred heritage on these journeys. Mount Fuji, former castle grounds of the Samurai and modern cosmopolitan cities illustrate Japan’s multi-faceted mystique.

Snorkelling along the limestone islets of the Philippines, trekking the rainforests of Borneo as orangutans play in the treetops overhead, and revelling in the utter bliss of Bali, guests will immerse themselves in a world of tropical charms.

Presenting the opportunity to fully explore one of nature’s greatest wonders, guests can discover the precious ecosystems along the Great Barrier Reef and Queensland’s Swain Reef National Park, plus far-reaching areas of the famed Outback.

Truly immersive voyages visiting virtually every one of  New Zealand’s breathtaking fjords and sounds and spending six full days in the wild lands of Tasmania treat travellers to a riveting blend of rugged adventures, world-class wines and warm sandy beaches.

Adventures both scientific and spectacular await in the Antarctic, where visits to the historic huts of Scott, Shackleton and Borschgrevink conjure the spirit of discovery on the polar terrain, and quests for penguin colonies amid glacier landings are on guests’ to-do lists.