The luxury cruise line, Crystal Cruises, christened its new ship, the Crystal Esprit on Sunday, December 20, 2015 in Mahe, Seychelles. Guests, including local officials, travel experts, and executives from Genting Hong Kong, Crystal Cruises’ new parent company attended the ceremony. The spectacular ceremony ended with fireworks at the Eden Island Marina, where the event was held.

Offering approximately 30-minute expeditions for $599 per person, the Crystal submersible seats two guests and the vessel’s operator, creating an especially exclusive atmosphere.

Offering approximately 30-minute expeditions for $599 per person, the Crystal submersible seats two guests and the vessel’s operator, creating an especially exclusive atmosphere.

The Crystal Esprit is one of the ultra-luxurious Crystal Cruises ships.

The Crystal Esprit is one of the ultra-luxurious Crystal Cruises ships.

Photo courtesy of Crystal Cruises.

Photo courtesy of Crystal Cruises.

From January to March the ship will cruise the Seychelles islands. After that, and for the remainder of 2016 it will cruise the Adriatic coast

Suite in the Crystal Esprit

Suite in the Crystal Esprit

The Crystal Esprit is an all-suite ship with 31 suites. Guests have butler service. Twice daily housekeeping services and in-room services are some of the amenities on the Crystal Esprit.

Photo courtesy of Crystal Cruises

Christening of the Crystal Eprit Photo courtesy of Crystal Cruises

 
Passengers will have access to daily excursions, nightly performances and fitness classes.

Claudine Williams

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