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Africa & Indian Ocean

Ship: Crystal Symphony   
Departure: Sunday, December 21, 2025
Nights: 12 nights
Departs: Dubai
Returns: Dubai
Return Trip
Return
trip
Duration
12
Nights
Days at Sea
2
Sea Days
Ports
7
Ports
Countries Visted
5
Countries
  • Itinerary

    Africa & Indian Ocean

    Ports of call

    To find out more about the itinerary for this cruise, select the itinerary items below.

    Day Date Port of Call Arrival Departure
    1 Sunday, December 21, 2025 Dubai, United Arab Emirates Embark 19:00
    View of Dubai, United Arab Emirates

    Dubai, The Pride of the United Arab Emirates, is situated on the southern Arabian Gulf. The subtropical climate sees blue skies, temperatures reaching the mid-40s, and little annual rain. The city is all about contemporary shopping with more than 70 shopping malls in the city and indoor entertainment. Read more about Dubai, United Arab Emirates

    2 Monday, December 22, 2025 Sir Bani Yas, United Arab Emirates 08:00 19:00
    View of Sir Bani Yas, United Arab Emirates

    Sir Bani Yas Island lies in the Persian Gulf, 170km W of Abu Dhabi in the UAE. It is a nature-based destination alive with wildlife and adventure activities, and many interesting historical sites. The island is one of eight that make up the Desert Islands in Al Gharbia (Western Region). Read more about Sir Bani Yas, United Arab Emirates

    3 Tuesday, December 23, 2025 Manama, Bahrain 07:00 17:00
    View of Manama, Bahrain

    Manama is Arabic for 'sleepy place', but the city is certainly not so. Here is the capital of Arab culture, and the financial hub in the Middle East. The country attracts foreigners and almost one third of the population come from abroad. Read more about Manama, Bahrain

    4 Wednesday, December 24, 2025 Kuwait City, Kuwait 09:00 22:00
    View of Kuwait City, Kuwait

    Kuwait City is the capital of the emirate of Kuwait, on the shore of the Persian Gulf. It is a bustling metropolis of high-rise office buildings, luxury hotels, wide boulevards and well-tended parks and gardens. Kuwait was first settled in the early 18th Century and quickly became a successful and thriving sea port, with its own dhow fleet of about 800 and trading relations to Baghdad and Damascus. Read more about Kuwait City, Kuwait

    5 Thursday, December 25, 2025 Day At Sea
    6 Friday, December 26, 2025 Doha, Qatar 08:00
    View of Doha, Qatar

    Doha, in the State of Qatar, is a multicultural city and home to most of the country's population, as well as expatriate communities from a range of origins. It lies on a small peninsula (80 km by 190 km) in the Persian Gulf, off the Arabian Peninsula and border with Saudi Arabia. Doha is Qatar's largest city and capital, and is the economic centre of the country. Read more about Doha, Qatar

    7 Saturday, December 27, 2025 Doha, Qatar 18:00
    View of Doha, Qatar

    Doha, in the State of Qatar, is a multicultural city and home to most of the country's population, as well as expatriate communities from a range of origins. It lies on a small peninsula (80 km by 190 km) in the Persian Gulf, off the Arabian Peninsula and border with Saudi Arabia. Doha is Qatar's largest city and capital, and is the economic centre of the country. Read more about Doha, Qatar

    8 Sunday, December 28, 2025 Day At Sea
    9 Monday, December 29, 2025 Muscat, Oman 08:00 19:00
    View of Muscat, Oman

    Muscat, lying on the Arabian Sea along the Gulf of Oman, is the capital and largest city in the Sultanate of Oman. The climate is very hot, with annual average temperatures ranging from 24C. to 33C., but it can get as high as 49C in the summer. Read more about Muscat, Oman

    10 Tuesday, December 30, 2025 Fujairah, United Arab Emirates 08:00 18:00
    View of Fujairah, United Arab Emirates

    Fujairah, considered one of the safest cities of the United Arab Emirates, is situated on the Gulf of Oman in the country’s east. While the weather is warm for most of the year, the months of October to March enjoy temperatures averaging around 25°C. The clean beaches and the numerous water sports such as water surfing, yachting, swimming and deep sea fishing, draw tourists all round the year. Read more about Fujairah, United Arab Emirates

    11 Wednesday, December 31, 2025 Dubai, United Arab Emirates 08:00
    View of Dubai, United Arab Emirates

    Dubai, The Pride of the United Arab Emirates, is situated on the southern Arabian Gulf. The subtropical climate sees blue skies, temperatures reaching the mid-40s, and little annual rain. The city is all about contemporary shopping with more than 70 shopping malls in the city and indoor entertainment. Read more about Dubai, United Arab Emirates

    12 Thursday, January 1, 2026 Dubai, United Arab Emirates
    View of Dubai, United Arab Emirates

    Dubai, The Pride of the United Arab Emirates, is situated on the southern Arabian Gulf. The subtropical climate sees blue skies, temperatures reaching the mid-40s, and little annual rain. The city is all about contemporary shopping with more than 70 shopping malls in the city and indoor entertainment. Read more about Dubai, United Arab Emirates

    13 Friday, January 2, 2026 Dubai, United Arab Emirates
    View of Dubai, United Arab Emirates

    Dubai, The Pride of the United Arab Emirates, is situated on the southern Arabian Gulf. The subtropical climate sees blue skies, temperatures reaching the mid-40s, and little annual rain. The city is all about contemporary shopping with more than 70 shopping malls in the city and indoor entertainment. Read more about Dubai, United Arab Emirates

  • Ship

    Crystal Symphony Overview

    Crystal Symphony

    Experience a world of timeless sophistication as you step aboard the remarkable Crystal Symphony, an exceptional vessel that guarantees an unforgettable journey. Refurbished in 2023 the ship's meticulously crafted interiors exude opulence, adorned with lustrous marble, gleaming brass accents, and captivating artwork at every turn. From the majestic grand atrium to the generously proportioned staterooms and suites, every corner of Crystal Symphony radiates an atmosphere of elegance and unparalleled comfort.

  • Cabins

    Crystal Symphony Cabins

    Suite

    Suite

    Suite on the Crystal Symphony Suite on the Crystal Symphony

    Cabin Types

    RYVM, RYVF, GSVM, GSVF, GSWM, SSWM, SSVM, SSVF, CHV4

    Average Cabin Size – 0 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    Size: 60 msup2;Balcony Size: 15 msup2;Large suite with spacious rooms with separate dining and living areas, looking onto a private veranda, and accompanied by attentive butler service.- Large private veranda- Spacious living room- Dining area- Two TV's- Separate bedroom area- Vanity in bedroom- Queen-size bed or twin beds with sumptuous bedding, and third berth- Full jacuzzi bathtub with separate shower and bidet- Walk-in closet

    Balcony

    Balcony

    Balcony on the Crystal Symphony Balcony on the Crystal Symphony

    Cabin Types

    CSVM, CSVF

    Average Cabin Size – 0 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    Size: 20 msup2;Balcony Size: 5 msup2;Contemporary classic bedroom with junior butler service and comfortable seating constellations opening onto a private veranda.- Large picture window- Sizeable living area with sofa- Queen-size bed or twin beds with sumptuous bedding- TV- Walk-in shower

    Outside

    Outside

    Outside on the Crystal Symphony Outside on the Crystal Symphony

    Cabin Types

    SGWF, CSWM, CSWF

    Average Cabin Size – 0 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    Size: 20 msup2;Cozy bedroom with welcoming and comfortable detailing, junior butler service and ocean views.- Large picture window- Sizeable living area with sofa- Queen-size bed or twin beds with sumptuous bedding- TV- Walk-in shower

  • Deck Plans

    Deck Plans for Crystal Symphony

    Legend

    • Connecting staterooms
    • Third berth available as well as in all Penthouses
    • No balcony
    • Ladies Room
    • Gentelmen's Room
    • Staterooms for guests with disabilities
  • Promotions

    Current Cruise Deals for Crystal Symphony

    Crystal Early Booking Savings

    Crystal Early Booking Savings

    Book a sailing more then 12 months prior to departure and receive:
    • Up to 20% off (non-refundable rate) OR Up to 10% off bookings (refundable rate)*
    • Bookings must be paid in full within 14 days of booking*
    Plus Crystal always includes:
    • Exceptional Dining & Butler service
    • All beverages, including select fine wines, Champagne, premium spirits, and all non-alcoholic beverages
    • Wi-Fi*
    *Savings are included in the displayed fare.

    Terms & Conditions apply.

    Crystal Exceptional at Sea

    Crystal Exceptional at Sea

    Crystal Exceptional at Sea is available on all cruises at all times and includes:
    • Exceptional Dining in all venues except for the Vintage Room
    • Gratuities & Butler service
    • All beverages, including select fine wines, Champagne, premium spirits, and all non-alcoholic beverages
    • Wi-Fi*
    • Room service & Self-service laundry
    Receive complimentary reservations at specialty restaurants Umi Uma and Osteria d'Ovidio as follows:
    - Up to 11 days: One complimentary reservation to each restaurant
    - 12 to 22 days: Two complimentary reservations to each restaurant
    - 23 or more days: Three complimentary reservations to each restaurant

    Terms & Conditions apply.

Cabin Availability

Hold a cabin or view live cabin availability aboard Crystal Symphony for this sailing

Outside at the Crystal Symphony

Outside

From $9200
Balcony at the Crystal Symphony

Balcony

From $9800
Suite at the Crystal Symphony

Suite

From $10800

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  • Africa & Indian Ocean

    Cruiseline: Crystal Ship: Crystal Symphony Departure: Sunday, December 21, 2025 Nights: 12 nights Departs: Dubai Returns: Dubai

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