MSC Cruises

The MSC Cruises Experience: Cruising at its most

After 300 years at sea, MSC Cruises knows all of the treasures that lie off the beaten path. Our cruises are designed to enrich, delight and create unforgettable experiences. Our well-travelled crew members are ready to help you uncover the best-kept secrets of each new destination. We have a passion for the sea and a commitment to excellence in hospitality, mastering all the details that make each cruise a unique experience while respecting the sea and the environment. The oceans and seas have always been the basis of MSC Cruises and we feel a deep responsibility to preserve and protect them.

MSC Cruises destinations

Discover the best cruise destinations, with a wide variety of itineraries mapped to reveal the sights, sounds and flavours of the world's most intriguing cultures. 

Experience the exotic Caribbean, the beauty of the Mediterranean and South America, the magic of the Arabian Peninsula and North America, the mysteries of the Nordics, our cruises to Asia and South Africa and our exclusive destination, Ocean Cay MSC Marine Reserve. With many exciting and tailored excursions to enjoy, there is no end of opportunity to be curious and adventurous with MSC Cruises.

MSC Cruises are best for

MSC Cruises are suited to adult couples and singles, families with children, and guests who enjoy exploring new cultures and adventures. If you are looking for an unforgettable 100 plus-day voyage around the globe, don’t miss the incredible opportunity to sail on our World Cruise that visits more than 20 countries around the globe.

Atmosphere & Experience onboard

Come experience a warm welcome on our ships! Choose the perfect MSC Cruise Experience to suit your needs: whether you want to explore or relax during your cruise, you just have to choose! From spacious suites to groups of connecting cabins, you’ll love the designer décor and enjoy superior comfort.

Bella, Fantastica and Aurea will give you the option to choose your most suitable experience when you book your cruise with us. Enjoy fun new experiences around the clock on an MSC Cruises' ships, from enriching indoor and outdoor activities during the day to magical night-time entertainment.

With cinemas, tournaments and competitions, outdoor activities that are fun for the whole family and magical night-time entertainment, you’ll have a hard time choosing between all the things you can see and experience whilst you are onboard one of our ships. If you need to relax after a full day excursion, treat yourself to a soothing sauna, a traditional Balinese massage or a high-tech beauty treatment in our MSC Aurea Spa.

Clientele

Guests are adventurous and curious families, couples and singles looking for an enriching holiday experience that caters for everyone’s needs. Kids up to the age of twelve, sharing with their parents - cruise for free (conditions apply).

At a glance

Ship size: Large
Class: Contemporary

Highlights

Choose your own stateroom type and truly customized experience, designed to accommodate your every need with extra perks, such as dedicated Spa packages, My Choice Dining, unlimited drinks package to the private club ambience of the MSC Yacht Club. A world of entertainment awaits including classical concerts, Cirque du Soleil acrobatic shows, Broadway and Las Vegas-style theatre performances.

Food & Dining onboard MSC Cruises

Choose your dining experience in our exclusive restaurants or in our refined bars, and savour a memorable gourmet adventure while you cruise. From authentic Asian dishes and succulent steaks to chef’s table experiences, our speciality restaurants offer a mouth-watering variety of international cuisine.

MSC Cruise Fleet

MSC Cruises, since January 1st, 2020, offsets 100% of its ships’ carbon emissions on behalf of its guests, and at no extra cost. Explore MSC Cruises’ fleet and discover the unique features of each MSC Cruises' ship.

Blending traditional elegance and cutting-edge innovation, our cruise ships offer the utmost in comfort, dining, innovation, entertainment and on-board experience, with a special dedication to the environment’s safeguard.

Choose your MSC Cruises' ship and discover a spectacular way to sail the seas!

LIRICA CLASS

MSC Armonia
Built: 2004
Refurbished Programme 2014
Passengers: 2,679
Crew: 721
MSC Lirica
Built: 2003
Refurbished Programme 2015
Passengers: 1,984
Crew: 721
MSC Sinfonia
Built: 2005
Refurbished Programme 2015
Passengers: 2,679
Crew: 721
MSC Opera
Built: 2004
Refurbished Programme 2015
Passengers: 2,150
Crew: 728

FANTASIA CLASS

MSC Divina
Built: 2012
Passengers: 4,345
Crew: 1,388
MSC Fantasia
Built: 2008
Passengers: 3,274
Crew: 1,370
MSC Preziosa
Built: 2013
Passengers: 3,502
Crew: 1,388
MSC Splendida
Built: 2009
Passengers: 4,363
Crew: 1,370

MUSICA CLASS

MSC Magnifica
Built: 2010
Passengers: 2,518
Crew: 1,038
MSC Musica
Built: 2006
Passengers: 2,550
Crew: 1,014
MSC Orchestra
Built: 2007
Passengers: 2,550
Crew: 1,054
MSC Poesia
Built: 2008
Passengers: 2,550
Crew: 1,039

MERAVIGLIA CLASS

MSC Bellissima
Built: 2019
Passengers:  5,714
Crew: 1,536
MSC Meraviglia
Built: 2017
Passengers: 5,714
Crew: 1,536

SEASIDE CLASS

MSC Seaside
Built: 2017
Passengers: 5,331
Crew: 1,413
MSC Seaview
Built: 2018
Passengers: 5,331
Crew: 1,413
MSC Seashore
Built: 2021
Passengers: 5,632
Crew: 1,648

MERAVIGLIA-PLUS CLASS

MSC Grandiosa
Built: 2019
Passengers: 6,333
Crew: 1,704
MSC Virtuosa
Built: 2020
Passengers: 6,334
Crew: 1,704 

MSC Cruises Deals

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MSC Cruises
Departing May 11, 2022

Mediterranean Cruise - 10 Night Stay & Cruise Package (MSC29102)

Fantastic Mediterranean Voyage onboard MSC Musica on this 7 Night Voyage from Venice Return.

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Departing Jun 16, 2022

Northern Europe - 16 Night Cruise & Stay PACKAGE - Copenhagen return (MSC28861)

Take this unforgettable 14 night cruise around Northern Europe starting from Copenhagen.

Inside$3,425
Outside$3,825
Balcony$4,625
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Departing Jul 6, 2022

Mediterranean - 9 Night Cruise & Stay PACKAGE - Rome Return (MSC23180)

Fantastic Grand Voyage onboard MSC Meraviglia on this 7 Night Voyage from Rome Return.

Inside$2,375
Outside$2,625
Balcony$2,975
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Hot Deal
Departing Jul 7, 2022

Northern Europe - 23 Night Cruise & Stay Package (MSC29202)

  • 21 Night Cruise from Copenhagen return aboard MSC Poesia
  • PLUS 2 night stay in Copenhagen with transfers and a sightseeing tour!
  • Amazing opportunity to cruise aboard this spectacular ship around Northern Europe!
  • Highlights include Warnemunde, Germany; Akureyri and Isafjordur, Iceland; Cruising Prins Christian Sund; Nuuk, Ilulissat, & Qaqortoq, Greeland; Reykjavik, Iceland, & Kirkwall,United Kingdom!

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E4

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OutsideNZ$5981
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Hot Deal
Departing Aug 4, 2022

Western Mediterranean - 16 Night Cruise & Stay PACKAGE - Southampton Return (MSC29014)

  • 14 Night Cruise from Southampton return aboard MSC Magnifica
  • PLUS 2 night stay in London with transfers!
  • Visit: Cadiz, Malaga, Alicante, Palma De Mallorca, Monte Carlo, Lisbon & more!

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D26

InsideNZ$3299
OutsideNZ$3746
BalconyNZ$4250
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Departing Sep 8, 2022

Caribbean - 16 Night Cruise & Stay PACKAGE - Miami Return (MSC23553)

Fantastic Voyage onboard MSC Seashore on this 14 Night Voyage from Miami Return.

Inside$2,095
Balcony$3,095
Suite$4,915
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Departing Oct 10, 2022

Mediterranean - 12 Night Cruise only - Barcelona Return (MSC23551)

Fantastic Grand Voyage onboard MSC Splendida on this 12 Night Voyage from Barcelona Return.

Inside$1,015
Outside$1,345
Balcony$1,562
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Departing Oct 22, 2022

Mediterranean - 9 Night Cruise only - Barcelona Return (MSC23428)

Fantastic voyage onboard MSC Splendida on this 9 night cruise from Barcelona.

InsideNZ$1051
OutsideNZ$1420
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Departing Feb 26, 2023

World Cruise - 65 Night Sydney to Civitavecchia (Rome) Cruise only (MSC28588)

World Cruise - 65 Night Sydney to Civitavecchia (Rome) Cruise only (MSC28588)

InsideNZ$13534
OutsideNZ$15603
BalconyNZ$19910
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