Crystal Cruises is making a dream come true for carrracing buffs yearning to witness the breathtaking Monaco Grand Prix up close and personal. For the 72nd annual event the Los Angeles, California-based luxury cruise operator is offering the ultimate opportunity to take in the action during a Crystal Serenity 12-day Mediterranean itinerary that departs on May 18, 2014 from Venice to Barcelona which is featuring an overnight stop on May 25 in Monte Carlo.
Passengers can enjoy one of the world’s most prestigious races from day to dawn, via prime grandstand seats in the heart of the action during the day and a new Boutique Adventure, possibly hob-knobbing with the winners at a VIP F1 party all night by booking the following:
The Exclusive Grandstand Experience: offering a prime grandstand location near the roaring start/finish line and extra touches to enhance your comfort, including catered lunch, cushioned seating, ear protection, souvenir mementos, hosts providing commentary while guiding guests to the race, and staff nearby to assist throughout the day.
VIP Nightclubbing at the Amber Lounge (Boutique Adventure): a limited number of VIP tables will be available featuring flowing Dom Perignon Champagne and offering dancing until 6 a.m. (plus luxury transportation all night) at F1’s exclusive after-party, where drivers, celebrities and royalty often gather post-race.
“From a Crystal Adventure that captures the interests of racing enthusiasts to a Boutique Adventure that excites those seeking intimate VIP experiences, we’ve crafted ‘bucket list’ options that offer unique perspectives of, and access to, the glamour and pageantry of this World Class event,.” says John Stoll, vice president of land programs.
You might really want consider booking this cruise, whether you’re interested in the Grand Prix or not. It sounds sensation with additional overnights in Venice and Barcelona, Crystal’s only 2014 call to Kotor, Montenegro, and additional calls to Italy’s Sicily/Taormina, Sorrento, Rome/Civitavecchia, and Florence/Livorno, the itinerary offers time in both the Mediterranean’s post popular port cities and Southern Europe’s more hidden gems.
What’s more, if you book by April 30, 2014 you can score an all-inclusive (wine, spirits, soft drinks, tips and alternative dining venues) “Book Now” fare that starts at just $4,155/person. The additional Grand Prix Adventures rates start at $959 per person.
For more information and Crystal reservations contact a travel agent, call 888-799-4625, or visit www.crystalcruises.com.