About MSC Cruises and MSC Yacht Club:
On the ships of MSC Cruises, guests will discover a perfect blend of European charm and modern Italian elegance. Experience the genuine warmth and hospitality of the Italian officers. Savor a steamy cappuccino or a refreshing gelato with an ever-changing view. And taste the flavors of Italy offered by the signature La Cucina Italiana and New World Mediterranean cuisine. Vacation with MSC Cruises and travel in unparalleled style with the world's fastest growing cruise line. Discover the comfortable luxury of their accommodations and their renowned European service and hospitality. Step aboard and enjoy every moment on ships of Italian design christened by the fleet's godmother, screen legend Sophia Loren, for she is the embodiment of who MSC is: Bella. Appassionata. Italiana. Which translates into beautiful, passionate and Italian – in any language.
Couples and families with children (Kids under 17 sharing a cabin with two adults sail free on all MSC sailings) and travelers who desire traditional cruise experience on a large resort-style ship with an international flair.
MSC Cruises also offers an upscale booking option known as the MSC Yacht Club which provides a more luxurious experience, including a private swimming pool, 24 hour-butler service and high end room amenities not available in other parts of the ship. Guests of MSC Yacht Club also enjoy priority booking and exclusive access to ship facilities and services.
The ships of MSC Cruises:
Atmosphere and experience onboard:
- MSC Armonia (1,560 passengers)
- MSC Divina (3,502 passengers)
- MSC Fantasia (3,274 passengers)
- MSC Lirica (1,560 passengers)
- MSC Magnifica (2,518 passengers)
- MSC Musica (2,518 passengers)
- MSC Opera (1,712 passengers)
- MSC Orchestra (2,518 passengers)
- MSC Poesia (3,013 passengers)
- MSC Preziosa (3,959 passengers)
- MSC Sinfonia (1,560 passengers)
- MSC Splendida (3,274 passengers)
MSC Cruises ships are modern and sophisticated and feature a strongly Italian-influenced ambience. The ships mainly cruise the Mediterranean and are primarily geared toward European travelers, but feature a wide range of travelers from all over the world.
- Grand Voyages
- Northern Europe
- Red Sea
- South Africa
- South America
- The United Arab Emirates
Mostly couples and families; the clientele has a more European/cosmopolitan feel, is very diverse and is more likely to include smokers.
Policies regarding children onboard:
There are no formal programs for children under 3. All cruises offer two clubs for children (Mini Club 3 to 6 years; Junior's Club 7 to 11) offering age-focused kids' activities from arts and crafts to swimming, sports tournaments, treasure hunts, parties, live shows, talent contests and onboard adventures. The Teen Club is the perfect place for kids 13 to 17 to meet and have a good time with planned activities and parties. You can chill out or join in everything from sports and games tournaments to MTV-style dance classes or the Virtual World Arcade.