The future of cruising has arrived with MSC World Europa.
The striking silhouette of MSC World Europa is as ground-breaking as it is graceful. With its signature plumb bow and never-seen-before Y-shaped aft, this ship cuts through water with ease. Designed to elevate the delights of a traditional cruise ship to new levels, MSC World Europa boasts 14 dining venues, thrilling entertainment offerings, the largest waterpark in the MSC fleet, seven swimming pools, and so much more. And it’s all powered by natural gas. As MSC’s first LNG-propelled ship, the cruise line has taken a huge step forward in their mission towards zero emissions operations. By reducing emissions and incorporating state-of-the-art water recycling technology, MSC Cruises has shown the world that it is committed to preserving our marine wildlife and providing a more sustainable cruise experience.
It is this commitment to sustainability, groundbreaking design, and unparalleled on-board experiences that makes MSC World Europa the perfect choice for your next holiday. With a marvelous selection of itineraries visiting popular destinations across the globe, there’s no better way to sail the seas.
MSC World Europa’s inaugural season centred around the captivating destinations of Dubai, Abu Dhabi, and Qatar. Now, this magnificent vessel will set sail along the Mediterranean, enchanting guests with seven-night itineraries. Cruises in this region will be available year-round, visiting the stunning Italian ports of Genoa, Naples, and Messina in the European Summer, and in the Winter, extending the itineraries to include the enchanting destinations of Civitavecchia and Palermo, as well as the captivating Valletta in Malta, vibrant Barcelona in Spain, and charming Marseille in France. These remarkable itineraries promise a harmonious blend of culture, history, and stunning landscapes.
MSC World Europa offers 19 different cabin categories, ensuring that there’s the perfect choice for every traveller. From the opulent Grand Suite Aurea to the awe-inspiring Infinite Ocean view cabins, indulge in your preferred style. Each cabin is equipped with private amenities, including a bathroom, interactive TV, mini-fridge, and ample storage. Connect with loved ones through interconnecting cabins or secure a wheelchair-accessible option if you have limited mobility. And solo travellers can enjoy peace and privacy in comfortable studio cabins. Whether you’re a couple seeking a romantic getaway or a family in search of a memorable holiday, MSC World Europa has you covered.
The MSC Yacht Club a world within a world, where incredible value meets unparalleled luxury, and passengers enjoy an array of exclusive perks that will truly elevate the cruising experience. Imagine exclusive cabins strategically located in the best spots, a dedicated restaurant and lounge, a private pool area adorned with inviting whirlpool baths, and round-the-clock butler service always there to cater to your every need. It’s a cruise experience like no other. And the best part? You don’t have to break the bank to experience it. While the MSC Yacht Club does offer a variety of luxury suites, ranging from the Owner’s Suite to expansive two-deck affairs complete with private balconies and whirlpool tubs, there are also interior-grade accommodations available that will also grant you access to the exclusive Yacht Club and its endless perks. These cabins may not be larger than standard interior cabins found elsewhere on the ship, but they provide access to a world of luxury at a fraction of the price.
MSC World Europa offers a number of Suite options that offer everything you could possibly desire during your voyage. From suites with a Promenade and Ocean view, offering expansive balconies, a spacious living area and cosy bedroom, as well as an incredible outlook, through to the luxuries of the Grand Suite, complete with a beautiful sitting area, interactive TV, and many more amenities that cater to your ultimate comfort.
You don’t need a fancy suite to have an incredible time on MSC World Europa. Interior cabins provide the perfect setting for a stress-free voyage, with the flexibility to convert between a double bed or two singles. And if you seek a more immersive experience, Ocean View cabins feature a strategically placed window that allows you to gaze out at the ocean from the comfort of your own bed. Looking for something truly remarkable? Infinite Ocean View cabins boast a panoramic sliding window that transforms into a glass balustrade, offering you unparalleled views. And Balcony cabins provide a private outdoor space where you can unwind with your loved ones. There are even balcony cabins overlooking the World Promenade, which is a first for MSC. Positioned along the ship’s aft centerline, these cabins provide views of the vibrant interior promenade instead of the ocean. It’s a front-row seat to all the action and dazzling light shows that take place most evenings.
Get ready to embark on a culinary journey on board MSC World Europa. With 14 dining venues to choose from, including six specialty restaurants, there’s something to satisfy every palate.
MSC World Europa features four main restaurants that offer an unforgettable dinner experience each evening, along with one that serves breakfast and lunch on sea days. Each restaurant offers a unique style and ambiance, with Les Dunes on Deck 8 forward exclusively reserved for MSC’s Aurea dining experience. If you prefer a more casual atmosphere, you can enjoy Il Mercato and La Brasserie, the two buffet restaurants offering indoor and outdoor seating. Both offer up identical menus of buffet food for breakfast, lunch and dinner, while Il Mercato also offers a 24-hour beverage station and late-night bites. For quick bites, Pizza & Burger is open 24/7 and offers exactly what it sounds like – burgers and pizzas. This funky eatery emulates an 80’s diner-arcade and is perfect for a quick post-shore excursion snack or late-night nibble.
You will also find a selection of specialty restaurants, with additional charges, on MSC World Europa. From the finest sushi and hibachi-grilled delights at Kaito Sushi Bar and Kaito Tepanyaki to the mouthwatering cuts of meat at Butcher’s Cut, there’s something to satisfy every craving. Transport yourself to the vibrant streets of Mexico City at Hola! Tacos & Cantina for a taste of delectable Mexican cuisine in a welcoming atmosphere. And for seafood lovers, La Pescaderia offers the first fresh fish market at sea where you can select your desired seafood or opt for the fixed menu. Don’t miss out on the quick and convenient bites at MSC World Promenade’s “grab-and-go” window, or the delightful menu of traditional English bar fare at Masters of the Sea. But the true dining expedition awaits at the Chef’s Garden Kitchen, where Michelin-starred chef Niklas Ekstedt has designed a menu filled with creative dishes using fresh ingredients sourced from MSC’s own hydroponic garden onboard.
The MSC Yacht Club Restaurant and the MSC Yacht Club Grill and Bar are reserved for MSC Yacht Club guests only. This signature restaurant is an elegant venue offering a new culinary adventure each day. You can count on the “Always Available” menu to be filled with guest favourites, while the new “Deliciously Healthy” menu features a nightly rotation of dishes such as the delectable Buffalo Mozzarella Caprese, succulent Pan-Seared Swordfish, and refreshing Mint-Flavored Pineapple Salad. Overlooking the bow awaits the exclusive sun deck bar and grill dedicated to Yacht Club guests. Here, you can start your day with a scrumptious breakfast, and delight in our favorites for lunch, including gourmet sandwiches and mouthwatering burgers.
Whether you’re in the mood for a fresh juice bar, a cup of tea, or a handcrafted cocktail, the onboard bars, cafes, and lounges have you covered. With a wide variety of options, each with its own unique ambiance, you can find the perfect spot to relax and enjoy the moment. Browse the decks and discover the invigorating Zest – Juice Bar, where you can indulge in the freshest juices. If you prefer the elegance and sophistication of tea, visit the Raj Polo Tea House, where you can enjoy a cup of the finest teas in a colonial-inspired setting. For those seeking a mixology masterpiece, the Elixir Mixology Bar awaits, offering remarkable and innovative craft cocktails. And that’s just the beginning.
Gin lovers will find it hard to tear themselves away from The Gin Project, a new 87-seat G&T bar themed after a real distillery. Devotees of high-quality cigars and cognacs will love the exclusive Malt Lounge with its opulent leather chairs that just exude elegance and comfort. Coffee connoisseurs can rejoice with not one, but two remarkable coffee bars, The Coffee Emporium and Jean-Philippe Chocolat and Café. When you descend the spiral staircase into the famous Masters of the Sea pub, you’ll find a host of onboard-created brews to try. And for a touch of adventure and relaxation, experience the exciting surf-themed outdoor bar.
With MSC World Europa, there is something for everyone on board. From the largest waterpark in MSC’s fleet to bumper cars and a pulsating Midnight DJ, this ship guarantees entertainment day and night.
During the day, prepare for a dazzling array of activities, such as trivia challenges, ping-pong tournaments, dance classes, and pool deck parties. With seven swimming pools and 13 hot tubs, including one with a sliding roof, you’ll always find a space by the water to relax. The Botanic Garden Pool boasts a retractable magrodome roof, an indoor setting, and a serene atmosphere. And adults seeking tranquility can find solace at the Zen Pool, a serene oasis reserved exclusively for guests aged 18 and above. Kids will love the Aurora Borealis Aquapark, equipped with misters, exciting slides, and even innovative VR technology.
In addition to the exhilarating waterslides found at the Aurora Borealis Aquapark, you will also find onboard the Venom Drop @ The Spiral. This colossal dry slide, located on Deck 20 aft, offers an unforgettable rush as you speed down from Deck 20 all the way to Deck 8, where the outdoor World Promenade awaits. There is also a Formula 1 simulator, bumper cars, a sports area, a roller rink and the Luna Park Arena and arcade.
At night, the fun begins with the mesmerising “Palm Tree Light Show” which takes place on the World Promenade most evenings. Once the Palm Tree show ends, the party truly kicks off. From a delightful folk duo at the Masters of the Sea pub, to lively bands performing at the Dolce Vita Bar, live music will begin to fill the ship. Entertainment takes center stage in various forms aboard the ship, including captivating production shows in the main theater called the World Theater. As another entertainment venue, The Panorama hosts immersive song-and-dance performances like Bandstand Boogie and Rock Evolution. During the day, it serves as a hub for classes, seminars, and even Kids Club activities. For a thrilling combination of entertainment and nightlife, you’ll want to head to the two-level Luna Park Arena for interactive disco concerts, DJ sessions, glow parties, and non-stop dancing. It’s the ultimate late-night party spot with music playing until the early hours.
In addition to the stage and music shows held in various venues, the evenings also offer an array of activities such as trivia games, deck parties, and dance classes. The Kids’ Clubs also stay open late, ensuring young ones have a fantastic time while mum and dad get to do adult things for a change. Numerous bars and lounges remain open until at least 2 a.m., allowing you to make the most of your nights. On MSC World Europa, it’s best to wander from the bow to the stern, exploring different areas and embracing the unique vibe that the ship exudes each evening.
MSC World Europa also boasts an impressive array of onboard facilities and amenities, designed to enhance your cruise even further.
The impressive 104-meter-long Y-shaped World Promenade offers breathtaking ocean views, half open to the sky and half-covered by an imposing LED-sky screen. While outdoor promenades are common on ships, MSC World Europa takes a unique approach. Breaking away from the norm, MSC has made the bold decision to place the promenade in the heart of the ship, leading to a spacious aft terrace. Along the promenade, you’ll discover a charming coffee shop, a seafood restaurant, an ice-cream parlor, the cigar bar, and convenient bar service at the outdoor tables. This carefully curated space provides a perfect setting for relaxation and enjoyment.
The promenade seamlessly transitions indoors, where you’ll discover the splendid World Galleria—a three-story internal atrium nestled at the heart of the ship. From exceptional guest services to must-visit boutiques and tantalising restaurants, this upscale shopping mall-inspired space has everything you might need while onboard. Within the atrium, you will also find Luna Park taking center stage as the ship’s first fun zone. And at eace end, you’ll find the world theater, panorama show lounge, and the casino. The expansive casino, complete with an enticing selection of slots and gaming tables, is open whenever the ship sets sail.
Indulge in ultimate relaxation and rejuvenation at the MSC Aurea Spa – a Balinese haven offering a range of wellness and beauty treatments. From the serene thermal area to the fully-equipped gym, this upscale sanctuary will transport you to a world of peace and tranquility. Immerse yourself in the hydrotherapy pool, bask in the heated ceramic loungers, and surrender to the scented steam rooms. With a conveniently located Zest Juice Bar, you can sip on a refreshing beverage as you luxuriate in the contemporary treatment rooms. Whether you seek impeccable grooming or simply desire some well-deserved pampering, the full-service Salon and Gentlemen’s Barber will cater to your every need. And the fitness enthusiasts onboard will love the expansive fitness center and gym, offering a comprehensive range of top-quality Tehcnogym fitness equipment. Scheduled fitness classes and personal training sessions are also available for an additional fee.
Enjoy an abundance of open deck space aboard MSC World Europa. The La Plage Pool is a popular gathering spot on sunny days at sea, but it can get a bit crowded at times. You can escape the crowds and bask in the tranquility of a number of other more secluded sunbathing spots that are scattered throughout the ship’s open deck space. For guests booked in MSC Yacht Club staterooms and suites, you can indulge in your own exclusive sun deck. This private oasis is the perfect spot to bask in the sun and unwind. Embrace the freedom to choose your own perfect sanctuary, whether you seek social interactions or a moment of peaceful solitude.
MSC World Europa caters to families with kids of all ages, as well as multi-generational families travelling together. And the Family Zone is a key part of this offering. Featuring Doremiland Kids Clubs, the family zone is an expansive area consisting of seven individual sections catering to children of all age groups. Baby Club Chicco is a dedicated space for little ones aged six months to two years, where qualified staff provides excellent care and attention to ensure the comfort and safety the youngest cruisers onboard. The Mini Club, designed for children aged 3 to 6 years, provides engaging activities and games, and your children will have a blast while making new friends and creating cherished memories.
For kids aged 7 to 11 years, the Juniors Club offers a vibrant and exciting environment, while tweens between the ages of 12 and 14 have their own space in the Young Club, where they can socialise, have fun, and enjoy activities tailored to their interests and preferences. Finally, the Teens Club is dedicated to those aged 15 to 17 years, offering a cool and trendy space where they can hang out, make friends, and enjoy specially curated programs and events. Doremiland also encompasses The Studio, a versatile space that can be adapted to accommodate different age groups as needed.
This is, of course, in addition to the myriad of activities and entertainment options onboard that will appeal to the young and the young at heart. From bumper cards to the Aurora Borealis Aquapark, there is so much for families to do together, which is exactly what makes MSC World Europa such a perfect choice for your next family cruise holiday.
MSC World Europa offers a range of specially designed staterooms and suites to cater to guests with limited mobility and special needs, including interior, balcony, Aurea suites, and MSC Yacht Club Deluxe Suites. These accommodations feature wider doors, spacious floors, a convenient fold-down seat in the shower, grab bars, and lowered amenities.
A limited number of wheelchairs are available onboard for use during embarkation, disembarkation, and emergencies. However, if you require constant wheelchair use or any other form of support, MSC Cruises requires guests to bring their own equipment. To further ensure a seamless experience for all, MSC has designed all decks, public areas, and tenders to be as accessible as possible for guests with reduced mobility. You can expect wheelchair accessibility on all decks, along with lifts equipped with audio and Braille indicators for those who are visually impaired or hearing-impaired.
MSC World Europa has a secret speakeasy onboard! We aren’t going to tell you where it is or how you gain access to this hidden gem. And you won’t find it on any deck plans. It’s invitation only, but if you can score an elusive invite, you’re definitely in for a treat. The speakeasy experience includes bespoke craft cocktails, presented with incredible flair of course, set to live 1940’s-esque musical stylings and live performers in a space that’s part transatlantic cargo hold and part World War II bunker. It’s pretty out of this world!