Crystal announces Allianz Global Assistance as exclusive insurance provider

Crystal announces Allianz Global Assistance as exclusive insurance provider

MIAMI — Crystal has announced a new partnership with Allianz Global Assistance that will provide enhanced travel protection to its guests.

Those booking a Crystal voyage can choose a travel protection plan through Allianz to safeguard against certain travel disruptions. In the case of covered medical emergencies, travellers also have access to 24/7 global assistance, primary medical insurance and evacuation anywhere in the world.

Travel protection plans can be purchased at any time after booking and prior to embarking on a Crystal voyage.

“We understand that sometimes, unfortunate and unexpected events can disrupt travellers’ vacations, regardless of how much planning is done,” said Tom Wolber, Crystal’s President and CEO. “In these instances, it is important to us that our guests feel cared for and that their investment is protected to the greatest extent possible.”

Wolber went on to say that Allianz is “renowned throughout the industry” and that “they share our dedication to providing a superior standard of service to each traveller.”

On partnering with the cruise line, Mike Nelson, President of Allianz Global Assistance USA and CEO of Global Travel Insurance, Allianz Partners, said: “We are honoured to be the exclusive travel insurance provider for Crystal. Travelling with the world’s most awarded luxury cruise line merits the gold standard in travel protection, allowing discerning travellers to explore the world with peace of mind that their health and financial wellbeing are protected.”

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