Discover Crystal Experience® in a whole new way with Crystal River Cruises. Reinventing the classic European river getaway with state-of-the-art all-suite river ships offering the legendary service, space, quality and choices that Crystal is known for, Crystal River Cruises offers guests the ultimate getaway. Sail through the mighty Danube and explore breathtaking Austria, or travel along the Seine to the City of Light where you can delight in the Parisian lifestyle. Voyage along the Rhine and Moselle rivers to explore the stunning villages and cities in Belgium, Germany, the Netherlands and Switzerland. Wherever the river leads, Crystal River Cruises follows.

Begin your day by waking up in your own private suite, complete with personalized butler service and all-inclusive amenities. Offering both one and two-bedroom suites, you're certain to find the perfect fit for your escape aboard Crystal River Cruises. Then, take a walk around the wraparound promenade and soak in the sights along your intimate river cruise. Accommodating around 160 guests, you're certain to enjoy the space, peace and tranquility of your cruising experience.

The small ship, yacht-like environment will envelop you in its luxury with multiple world-class dining rooms, unbeatable spa and fitness centers, a soothing indoor pool, onboard beauty salon, private library and so much more. Perhaps even more exciting, Crystal River Cruises will offer kayaks, jet skis, electric assisted bicycles and more for use during excursions.

Europe is your oyster with Crystal River Cruises. With multiple voyages and itineraries for each destination, such as the Christmas Markets Along the Danube and the Danube Capitals and Wachau Valley sailings, it's easy to build your dream vacation. Make memories that will last a lifetime with adventures that will take your breath away. Let American Airlines Cruises help you plan the perfect river cruise today.
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Featured Sailings

Featured Sailings

  • Crystal Mozart

    10 Night Danube Christmas Markets

    4.5 rating out of 5  (2 reviews)

    Crystal Mozart

    Departing from: Vienna, Austria
    Ports of Call:
    • Melk, Austria
    • Linz, Austria
    • Passau, Germany
    • Vilshofen, Germany
    • Passau, Germany
    • Cruise Danube River
    • Bratislava, Slovakia
    Sailing Dates:
    • November 2018
    • December 2018
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    $3,945
    $395pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Earn AAdvantage miles on every cruise!
    • Cardmembers earn even more miles!
    • $400 Shore Excursion Credit
    • Earn Unlimited Future Cruise Credits for Referrals!
  • Crystal Bach

    10 Night Christmas Markets Along the Rhine Southbound

    Crystal BachNew Ship!

    Departing from: Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Ports of Call:
    • Cruise Rhine River
    • Cologne, Germany
    • Koblenz, Germany
    • Rudesheim, Germany
    • Speyer, Germany
    • Kehl (Strasbourg), Germany
    • Breisach Am Rhine, Germany
    • Basel, Switzerland
    Sailing Dates:
    • November 2018
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    suite from
    $4,210
    $421pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Earn AAdvantage miles on every cruise!
    • Cardmembers earn even more miles!
    • $400 Shore Excursion Credit
    • Earn Unlimited Future Cruise Credits for Referrals!
  • Crystal Bach

    10 Night Christmas Markets Along the Rhine Northbound

    Crystal BachNew Ship!

    Departing from: Basel, Switzerland
    Ports of Call:
    • Breisach Am Rhine, Germany
    • Kehl (Strasbourg), Germany
    • Speyer, Germany
    • Mainz, Germany
    • Rudesheim, Germany
    • Koblenz, Germany
    • Cologne, Germany
    • Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Sailing Dates:
    • December 2018
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    suite from
    $4,325
    $433pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Earn AAdvantage miles on every cruise!
    • Cardmembers earn even more miles!
    • $400 Shore Excursion Credit
    • Earn Unlimited Future Cruise Credits for Referrals!
  • Crystal Mozart

    10 Night Treasures of the Danube

    4.5 rating out of 5  (2 reviews)

    Crystal Mozart

    Departing from: Vienna, Austria
    Ports of Call:
    • Cruise The Wachau Valley
    • Durnstein, Austria
    • Melk, Austria
    • Linz, Austria
    • Passau, Germany
    • Bratislava, Slovakia
    • Budapest, Hungary
    Sailing Dates:
    • March 2018
    • April 2018
    • May 2018
    • June 2018
    • July 2018
    • August 2018
    • September 2018
    • October 2018
    • November 2018
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    suite from
    $4,320
    $432pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Earn AAdvantage miles on every cruise!
    • Cardmembers earn even more miles!
    • $400 Shore Excursion Credit
    • Earn Unlimited Future Cruise Credits for Referrals!
  • Crystal Mozart

    13 Night Dazzling Danube Celebration

    4.5 rating out of 5  (2 reviews)

    Crystal Mozart

    Departing from: Vienna, Austria
    Ports of Call:
    • Melk, Austria
    • Passau, Germany
    • Vilshofen, Germany
    • Linz, Austria
    • Cruise Danube River
    • Budapest, Hungary
    • Esztergom, Hungary
    • Bratislava, Slovakia
    Sailing Dates:
    • December 2018
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    suite from
    $5,240
    $403pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Earn AAdvantage miles on every cruise!
    • Cardmembers earn even more miles!
    • $400 Shore Excursion Credit
    • Earn Unlimited Future Cruise Credits for Referrals!
  • Crystal Bach

    14 Night Jewels of the Rhine Northbound

    Crystal BachNew Ship!

    Departing from: Frankfurt, Germany
    Ports of Call:
    • Cruise Rhine River
    • Breisach Am Rhine, Germany
    • Basel, Switzerland
    • Kehl (Strasbourg), Germany
    • Speyer, Germany
    • Mainz, Germany
    • Rudesheim, Germany
    • Cruise Rhine River
    • Koblenz, Germany
    • Cochem, Germany
    • Cruise Moselle River
    • Cologne, Germany
    • Nijmegen, Netherlands
    • Antwerp, Belgium
    • Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Sailing Dates:
    • May 2018
    • June 2018
    • July 2018
    • August 2018
    • September 2018
    • October 2018
    • November 2018
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    suite from
    $6,035
    $431pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Earn AAdvantage miles on every cruise!
    • Cardmembers earn even more miles!
    • $400 Shore Excursion Credit
    • Earn Unlimited Future Cruise Credits for Referrals!
  • Crystal Bach

    14 Night Jewels of the Rhine Southbound

    Crystal BachNew Ship!

    Departing from: Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Ports of Call:
    • Antwerp, Belgium
    • Cruise Rhine River
    • Nijmegen, Netherlands
    • Cologne, Germany
    • Cruise Moselle River
    • Cochem, Germany
    • Koblenz, Germany
    • Rudesheim, Germany
    • Mainz, Germany
    • Speyer, Germany
    • Kehl (Strasbourg), Germany
    • Breisach Am Rhine, Germany
    • Basel, Switzerland
    • Cruise Rhine River
    • Frankfurt, Germany
    Sailing Dates:
    • May 2018
    • June 2018
    • July 2018
    • August 2018
    • September 2018
    • October 2018
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    $6,595
    $471pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Earn AAdvantage miles on every cruise!
    • Cardmembers earn even more miles!
    • $400 Shore Excursion Credit
    • Earn Unlimited Future Cruise Credits for Referrals!
  • Crystal Mahler

    16 Night Grand Europe

    Crystal MahlerNew Ship!

    Departing from: Budapest, Hungary
    Ports of Call:
    • Bratislava, Slovakia
    • Vienna, Austria
    • Durnstein, Austria
    • Cruise The Wachau Valley
    • Melk, Austria
    • Passau, Germany
    • Deggendorf, Germany
    • Regensburg, Germany
    • Main/Danube Canal Transit
    • Nuremberg, Germany
    • Bamberg, Germany
    • Wurzburg, Germany
    • Miltenberg, Germany
    • Koblenz, Germany
    • Cologne, Germany
    • Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Sailing Dates:
    • May 2018
    • June 2018
    • July 2018
    • August 2018
    • September 2018
    • October 2018
    • November 2018
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    $7,245
    $453pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Earn AAdvantage miles on every cruise!
    • Cardmembers earn even more miles!
    • $400 Shore Excursion Credit
    • Earn Unlimited Future Cruise Credits for Referrals!
About Crystal River Cruises
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Crystal Bach

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Crystal Mahler

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Crystal Mozart

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Price is in U.S. dollars per person based on two people staying in the same stateroom. Price does not include airport and/or government taxes and fees, nor does pricing include fuel supplements. Prices do not include government taxes and fees, airfare, or a non-refundable $24.99 processing fee per booking. All offers are for selected dates only, are subject to availability, are limited and apply to new bookings only. Your exact price depends on the time of the actual booking. Additional restrictions may apply. All prices and dates may not be available at the time of booking. Passengers receiving special rates based on residency or age will be required to show a government-issued form of identification (passport, or birth certificate and driver's license) at the pier to validate state of residency or age prior to boarding the cruise ship.

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The American Airlines Cruises program is subject to certain rules and restrictions. Mileage awards are per stateroom and are awarded to only one passenger per cruise booking. Mileage earned is for cruises reserved through the American Airlines Cruises program only.

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