The Mediterranean Ancient Empires & Doctrines Cruise

Seawind Tours & Travel, Inc. proudly presents The Mediterranean Ancient Empires & Doctrines Cruise with Chef Eric Leterc. Please review the terms and details of this all-inclusive tour prior to registering. If you should have any questions, please contact Seawind Tours & Travel, Inc. at (808) 949-4144 or

All-inclusive Cruise Package Price

Package prices below are for the Stateroom Category C3 deluxe stateroom with a large picture window. Additional cabin categories with veranda and Penthouse categories are available. Please call Seawind Tours & Travel, Inc. at (808) 949-4144 for pricing and availability.

Double Occupancy Package Price:
$7,943.00 plus $700.00 Port, Security, and Handling Fees, per person

Single Occupancy Package Price:
Additional $1,577.00 to be added to the Double Occupancy Package Price plus $700.00 Port, Security, and Handling Fees, per person

Discounts will apply to Crystal Society Members - Call for details! If you have previously sailed with Crystal Cruises, you are a Crystal Society Member.

Please Note: Package prices does not include airfare, airport transfers on arrival into Rome or departure transfer, but we will make it available once we receive everyone's arrival/departure information (cost will be shared based on transportation and total guest count). You will not need a Visa for Israel, Cyprus or Italy as long as you participate in the full tour for US residents, if you hold a passport other then US please call our office to review your VISA requirements.


All-inclusive Cruise Package Inclusions*

• All-Inclusive Crystal Cruises 14-Day Cruise on Crystal Serenity Sailing September 09 – 23, 2018. In addition to all of Crystal Cruises inclusions (See right), the tour also includes:

• Private and Exclusive Naples, Italy shore excursion with lunch

• Private and Exclusive Sicily/Catania, Italy shore excursion with lunch

• Private and Exclusive Ashdod, Israel overnight shore excursion at the David Citadel Hotel in downtown Jersulam, across from Jaffa Gate (includes dinner)

• Private and Exclusive Haifa, Israel shore excursion with lunch

• Private and Exclusive Limassol, Cyprus shore excursion with lunch

• Private and Exclusive Paphos, Cyprus shore excursion with lunch

• Private and Exclusive Valletta, Malta shore excursion with lunch

• Two (2) Cooking Demonstrations with Chef Eric Leterc

• Private and exclusive dinner on board prepared by Chef Eric Leterc

• Custom tour itinerary book & luggage tags

• Gratuities

• Professional Seawind Travel Staff Throughout the Tour

*Subject to Change


Cruise Package Payment Schedule*

Due Date Double Occupancy Single Occupancy
Upon Registration 25% of package price 25% of package price
June 11, 2018 80% of package price 80% of package price
July 13, 2018 Balance Due Balance Due

*Updated based on Crystal Cruise payment schedule


*All deposits/payments are per person

**Payment schedule based on Cabin Category C3 package price. Different cabin categories have different payment schedules.

***$700.00 Port, Security, and Handling Fees will be included on your final statement


Payment Methods

Seawind Tours & Travel, Inc. accepts credit card and check payments.

If paying by check:
Please make check payable to: Seawind Tours & Travel, Inc. and submit to:
Seawind Tours & Travel, Inc.
ATTN: The Mediterranean Ancient Empires & Doctrines Cruise
725 Kapiolani Blvd., Suite 301
Honolulu, HI 96813

Please note the traveler’s name on checks.


Cancellation Policy

All cancellations must be submitted in writing to:
Seawind Tours & Travel, Inc.
Attention: Cancellation Department
725 Kapiolani Blvd. Suite 301
Honolulu, HI 96813

The “Date of Cancellation” is the date that written notice of cancellation is received by Seawind Tours & Travel, Inc. Should cancellation charges imposed by service providers exceed the estimated amounts quoted below, additional charges may apply. Additional expenses incurred due to change, delay or cancellation of any kind, or any delays beyond Seawind Tours & Travel, Inc's. control, will be the responsibility of the client.

Seawind Tours & Travel, Inc. strongly recommends you purchase trip cancellation travel insurance.

Date of Cancellation Cancellation Charge
Upon Registration $250.00 (non-refundable)
June 01, 2018 - July 15, 2018 25% of Cruise Package Price
July 16, 2018 - August 01, 2018 60% of Cruise Package Price
After August 02, 2018 100% of Cruise Package Price



Cruise Tour Registration

The date you call Seawind Tours & Travel, Inc. and complete your registration for the tour is considered your registration date and all payments due on that date will be due to Seawind Tours & Travel, Inc. We recommend you register as soon as possible as we do expect this tour to sell-out. Your first payment is required within 5 business days in order to confirm your space on the cruise.


Credit Card Payments

Visa, Mastercard and American Express are accepted. Please Note: On your credit card statment, you will see charges from both Crystal Cruises and Seawind Tours & Travel, Inc. as some payments will be made directly with Crystal Cruises.


Passports & Visa

A passport is required for travel. Your passport must have at least six months' validity remaining from the time you exit Italy and Israel. Passport fees are not included in the tour cost and every passenger must have a valid passport in order to travel. Obtaining and carrying a valid passport is the sole responsibility of the traveler. After registration, please provide a copy of your passport to Seawind Tours & Travel, Inc. (photo & signature page copy).


Crystal Cruises' On Board Dress Code

Throughout the day, guests wear a mix of active resort wear. Dining room attire is casual during the day; however, swimsuits, swimsuit cover-ups/robes and baseball hats are not appropriate. If you do not wish to change for a meal in the afternoon or evening, alfresco dining on deck is available.

After 6 pm, casual daytime attire is not appropriate. Shorts and baseball caps are not permitted for men or women. If you choose to change your attire following the evening dinner and other festivities, please maintain a minimum style of dress in keeping with the Resort Casual dress code.

For days in port, be sure to bring comfortable walking shoes.

Resort Casual
Slacks and a sweater or shirt for men; casual dress, skirt or slacks with a sweater or blouse for women. Ties and jackets are not required.

Elegant Casual (Informal)
Suit or slacks with a jacket over a sweater or shirt for men. Ties are optional. Cocktail dress, skirt or slacks with a sweater or blouse for women. Jeans are not appropriate.

Black Tie (Formal)
Optional While Elegant Casual is always appropriate in the evening, a Black Tie Optional evening offers a celebratory opportunity to dress more formally on special evenings. For men, this includes a dark suit with tie or tuxedo; for women, this includes a formal cocktail dress, evening gown or dressy evening separates. On Black Tie Optional evenings, we request that jeans not be worn in any dining venues or lounges, including the Casino.


Terms & Conditions

Waiver and Release
By participating in the tour, you for yourself, your personal representatives, successors, assigns, heirs, legal representatives, and next of kin agree to waive and release Seawind Tours & Travel, Inc. and its officers, directors, employees, and agents (collectively, “Seawind”) from and against any and all rights and/or claims you may have for any loss or damage arising out of or in any way related to, directly or indirectly, the tour. Specifically, the foregoing waiver and release is intended to include, but not be limited to, any injuries, loss, or damage that may be caused by the negligence of Seawind in organizing and conducting the tour. You acknowledge that Seawind is not assuming liability for any injury, damage, loss, or accident that may be caused by the negligence of those persons or entities that are providing transportation, accommodations, or any planned or scheduled activities in connection with the tour.

Seawind Tours & Travel, Inc. and/or associated companies accept no responsibility for losses or additional expenses due to delays or changes in flight, train, motor coaches, ship or other services, sickness, force majeure, weather, strikes, war, acts of terrorism, theft, quarantine, other causes, or acts of God. All tour itineraries and fares may be affected by alterations in air or transportation services, or by other causes. Seawind Tours & Travel, Inc. reserves the right to withdraw any tour in this program, substitute hotels, and make such alterations in the itineraries as may be found desirable for the convenience of the parties and the proper carrying out of the tour. Seawind Tours & Travel, Inc. also reserves the right to decline, at any time in its sole discretion, to accept or to retain any person as a member of the tour. In such case, full refund of all applicable payments, less applicable vendor cancellation fees, will constitute full settlement with the passenger. The airlines concerned are not held responsible for any act, omission or event during the time passengers are not on their planes or conveyance. No refund or exchange can be made on any unused portion of the tour cost.

A contract is made when your registration and deposit are accepted by Seawind Tours & Travel, Inc. Hawaii state law shall govern any disputes.

Crystal Cruises reserves the right to impose a fuel supplement fee.