MSC is a family-owned and operated cruise line offering traditional Italian hospitality with warm contemporary furnishings and authentic international cuisine. MSC Cruises has a ‘children under 18 years cruise free’ policy, meaning children and teens sharing with two paying adults pay port charges only.


Be entertained from dusk till dawn with a range of bars, lounges, vibrant entertainment, 4D movies, sport simulators, bowling alleys and nightclubs. Try your luck at the casino, make friends at the sports bar or relax in the cigar lounge. For the kids and teens, dedicated children’s clubs offer a variety of entertainment for all ages.


MSC Cruises’ chefs serve authentic Italian, Mediterranean and international cuisine in a variety of specialty restaurants. Selected cruises offer unique dining experiences including sushi bars and casual pizzerias.


MSC has shopping galleries, relaxing libraries, internet cafés, mini golf, pools and Jacuzzis. Enjoy 24-hour room service, massages, jogging tracks, gymnasiums, theatres, cinemas, meeting and conference facilities. MSC Aurea Spa is an onboard world of health and wellness to indulge in.


OUTSIDE CABINDouble or two single beds, Ensuite bathroom, TV, Telephone, Air conditioning, Minibar, Hair dryer, Safe SUITE WITH BALCONYBalcony & sitting area, Double or two single beds, Ensuite bathroom, TV, Telephone, Air conditioning, Mini-bar, Hair dryer, Safe YACHT CLUB SUITEBalcony or panoramic window, Butler, Priority check-in, Double bed & ensuite, TV & Phone, Included minibar, Safe


Explore the Mediterranean with MSC Cruises all year round. Seasonally, we cruise to the Baltic cities and northern fjords. Or cruise the Americas: visit vibrant South America and the exciting Caribbean or depart New York City and explore the autumn tones of New England. Discover South Africa or an extended Ocean Voyage. With more than 149 ports of call, pre-booking a shore excursion means you see all the main sights.

Established: 1995

Vessels: 11

Star rating: 4 star

Tonnage: 35,143 – 137,936

Passengers: 850 – 3,274


Accommodation, All meals, Entertainment, Port taxes, Children’s club, Selected onboard activities, Captain’s cocktail party, Gala dinner, Additional benefits for MSC Yacht Club Suites.


In 2011, MSC will offer 16 itineraries from Southampton, UK. On Mediterranean cruises, enjoy flexible embarkation to assist with your holiday plans. 2012 will see MSC’s 12th ship being delivered.

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