About MSC Cruises
Discover a world of endless possibility with MSC Cruises, where their passion for exploring the world by sea spans generations, and they are dedicated to sharing this love with generations to come. Setting new standards of comfort at sea, MSC Cruises is continuously investing in adding groundbreaking ships to their fleet and striving to promote sustainable and responsible travel. Enriching, immersive and safe cruise experiences are the hallmark of MSC Cruises, closely followed by their wide variety of itineraries, mapped to reveal the best cruise destinations in the world. It’s time to make your voyage extraordinary, the ocean awaits you.
⚓ Set Sail with MSC Cruises
With MSC Cruises, the world is yours to explore. Choose from a wide array of destinations, including year-round sailings from the sun-soacked shores of the Mediterranean and the Caribbean, as well as seasonal itineraries from destinations as far flung as Northern Europe to southern Africa. MSC Cruises sail to more than 140 destinations across more than 40 countries, including:
⚓ The Mediterranean and Northern Europe
⚓ The Caribbean and Bermuda
⚓ South America
⚓ Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Qatar
⚓ Egypt, the Red Sea and Saudi Arabia
⚓ Canada and New England
⚓ South Africa
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The Onboard Experience
Stateroom and Suites
From cosy interior and balcony cabins, to opulent suites and spacious duplex apartments, the accommodation choices on a MSC cruise ship are endless. Whether you opt for a luxurious suite, or interconnecting cabins to suit your family, you can rest assured that every MSC cabin has been meticulously planned to guarantee your relaxation and comfort. Each cabin has been designed with meticulous attention to detail, incorporating state-of-the-art solutions for your entertainment, relaxation, and convenience. Experience a world of blissful comfort in your at-sea haven.
Dining, Bars and Lounges
Experience the ultimate in cruise dining on an MSC Cruise, where you can indulge in a culinary adventure unlike any other. Each meal on the ship is a discovery in itself, inspired by the flavours of each destination you visit. No matter your preference or mood, MSC has the perfect dining option for you, from on-the-go snacks and kid-friendly meals, to light and flavourful dishes and indulgent desserts.
Enjoy the elegant main restaurants with new menus each day, or head to the casual buffet restaurant where you can watch the talented chefs prepare your food. Indulge in mouthwatering Asian dishes or succulent steaks at specialty restaurants, take your pick from themed bars serving everything from coffee to champagne. With MSC, the food and drinks on offer are as diverse as they are delightful.
Enjoy endless fun and excitement on an MSC Cruises’ ship, with a variety of indoor and outdoor activities, experiences and family fun on offer each and every day. With a multitude of options to choose from, such as cinemas, swimming pools and waterslides, the ROBOTRON rollercoaster, a Formula Racer simulator, sport tournaments, dazzling night-time performances, live music, theme parties and even a bowling alley, the possibilities are endless. MSC Cruises provides the magic. It’s up to you what you do with it.
Facilities and Amenities
All MSC ships boast a huge range of unique features for guests to explore, offering the best in comfort, dining, innovation, entertainment and onboard experience. Some of these features may differ from ship to ship, but onboard an MSC cruise you’ll always find a mix of the amazing facilities to enhance your experience.
Unwind at the exuberant MSC Aurea Spa, challenge yourself in the state-of-the-art Sports Centre, and keep active with the vast array of onboard facilities, ranging from minigolf and basketball, to five-a-side football and volleyball. From 4D cinema sensations to the cutting-edge flight simulator and MSC Formula Racer, there’s something for everyone. Plus a range of onboard boutiques, professional photography services, the MSC Cruises Art Gallery, Wi-Fi, and the MSC for Me app are available to further enhance your cruise experience.
The MSC Cruises Fleet
Choose MSC for an unforgettable journey filled a wealth of inclusions that come standard with your cruise fare. With exceptional accommodation options, from the comfortable ambiance of a standard cabin or the opulent experience of the MSC Yacht Club, you can expect nothing less than comfort and luxury every step of the way. Indulge in a wide selection of exquisite dining options, and enjoy live entertainment that will captivate and delight. Children will love the variety of age-appropriate activities included in the various Kids Clubs, while all guests will enjoy the range of complementary onboard facilities that are designed to keep you active and energised throughout your journey, such as swimming pools and a power walking track.
MSC Cruises has partnered with world-leading brand Chicco, and each ship provides a limited quantity of bottle warmers, strollers, bouncers and backbacks to make cruising with a baby or toddler that little bit easier. You can also find a selection of products for babies and toddlers, including nappies, in the onboard shops.
Cruising with Children
MSC Cruises has established a reputation for catering to the needs of families and children, paying extra attention to the specific needs of babies, kids, tween, teens and parents. There is an abundance of activities onboard, as well as five dedicated Kids Clubs providing safe and enjoyable environments throughout the ship, keeping kids aged 0 to 17 entertained and engaged with age-appropriate fun and activities.
MSC even has a special enterainment event called the LEGO® Experience on Board, which is an entire day dedicated to fun LEGO activities that the whole family can enjoy together. The youngest members of your family are not forgotten, with Baby Clubs offered on board all ships, providing dedicated activities and facilities for the littlest cruisers. From special Baby Laundry services to babysitting services, MSC Cruises has paid attention to all of the finer details that making cruising with children so much easier. Additionally, every ship in the MSC Cruises fleet is equipped with a modern and well-staffed Medical Centre, a 24/7 specialist pediatric telemedicine support line, and over-the-counter medicines for purchase.
On Shore Experiences
Whether you’re an adventure seeker, nature lover, culture enthusiast, or a history buff, there’s an MSC shore excursion for you. Immerse yourself in the rich backgrounds of your destinations with Culture & History excursions. Infulge in breathtaking views on MSC’s Scenic Routes. Get your adrenaline pumping with Active & Adventure tours. Experience the tranquility of Natural Wonders, or unwind and soak up the sun with the Sea & Sun Relax option. MSC Cruises also offers an exclusive Excursions Explorer Package, MSC Bike Adventours, and MSC PROTECTOURS – a series of sustainable excursions. These one-of-a-kind experiences are only available on select MSC cruise itineraries.
Experience a truly inclusive and accessible getaway with MSC Cruises! Each ship is equipped with specially designed cabins and easy accessibility throughout, ensuring guests with disabilities or reduced mobility can fully enjoy their holiday. With Braille signage, voice systems in lifts, and trained guide dogs welcome onboard, MSC goes above and beyond to cater to any special needs.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the MSC Yacht Club?
The MSC Yacht Club – a secluded location on the prestigious foredeck of each ship – offers a premium private yacht experience that seamlessly blends privacy and luxury. Yacht Club guests sleep in personalised comfort, are cared for by a 24-hour butler, and dine in a private gourmet restaurant with expertly-selected complimentary wines. It’s a ship within a ship experience, where every need is anticipated, where nothing is short of sensational, and where a world of sports, leisure and world-class entertainment is available at your fingertips.
What’s not included in the cruise fare?
There are additional optional costs that are not included in the standard cruise fare that you may want to budget for, such as drinks, shore excursions, speciality restaurants, spa treatments, internet, and professional photos. MSC Cruises offers a number of packages that allow you to tailor your onboard choices, while also saving money by booking in advance.
Is there any entertainment onboard during port days?
Absolutely! What is offered varies between itineraries, but you could find professional dance class, fitness classes, games and more on offer during port days.