Founded in Naples in 1960, MSC Cruises is the largest privately-owned cruise line in the world, retaining a delightful Mediterranean charm throughout all of its ships and services. Specialising in providing exceptional cruises around the beautiful port cities of the Mediterranean, the fleet boasts a laid-back approach to cruising.
Perfect for couples, families, and solo travellers looking to explore the very best the world has to offer, the MSC Cruises ships provide luxury passage and boast a huge selection of excursion options for every port visit.
So, whether you want to explore the Byzantine architecture of Istanbul or the tapas dishes and red wine of Barcelona, MSC Cruises can take you there in relaxed luxury.
Book a cruise departing in Summer or Winter 2018 and receive free upgrade from an interior cabin to a balcony cabin – allowing you to enjoy incredible ocean views on your cruise.
So, what are you waiting for? MSC sails to the Mediterranean, Northern Europe, the Norwegian Fjords, along with destinations further afield such as the Emirates, Caribbean and Far East – begin your adventure today!
Despite a strong focus on the Mediterranean, the MSC Cruises fleet goes much further than the sunny stretches of Europe. An amazing 190 destinations across 73 different countries can be explored as part of MSC Cruises’ itineraries—with the line offering more than 2,000 carefully-planned excursions for port calls.
If you can’t decide where in the world to explore with MSC Cruises, the MSC Grand Voyages itineraries can take you everywhere! With worldwide journeys taking in destinations across the globe, the MSC Grand Voyages travel from north to south and east to west, visiting a huge number of beautiful countries and regions.
Take in the majesty of Southeast Asia before exploring the intriguing South America—experiencing the best the world has to offer along the way.
With 13 ships currently in service across four different classes, and 10 additional vessels planned for the next decade, MSC Cruises have one of the fastest-growing fleets on the seas. Every ship in the fleet possesses the line’s trademark Mediterranean charm.
Brand new for 2017, the Vista class of ships are the largest in the MSC Cruises fleet. Flagship vessel MSC Meraviglia welcomes in a new age for the cruise line, now competing with the world’s largest cruise vessels. In 2019, MSC Meraviglia will be joined by MSC Bellissima, doubling this impressive class.
Made up of two twin sisters, the Fantasia class of ships from MSC Cruises certainly live up to their superlative-laden names: Fantasia, Splendida, Divina, and Preziosa. The Fantasia class has close links to Hollywood legend and famed beauty Sophia Loren, with the Divina named in her honour and the Fantasia and Splendida both christened by her.
Celebrating the musical legacies of the countries and cities dotting the Mediterranean, the Musica class of ships from MSC Cruises are appropriately named: Musica, Orchestra, Poesia, and Magnifica. With a selection of relaxed eating and entertainment venues on each of the four ships, the Musica class provides delightful passage through the Mediterranean and Northern Europe.
Currently MSC Cruises’ longest-serving and most intimate vessels, the Lirica class of ships have been delighting passengers in their thousands for close to 20 years now. These wonderful cruise vessels have been positioned throughout the Caribbean, the Mediterranean, and Asia—transporting guests to some of the world’s most captivating cruise destinations.
Currently under construction, MSC's Seaside Class of ships represent true next-generation cruising. Featuring cutting-edge designs and all the modern indulgences you'd expect from MSC Cruises, these vessels are primed to offer a unique cruise experience you won't forget.
Many MSC Cruises itineraries offer a ‘children cruise free with two adults’ package, and the suites and staterooms are suitably accommodating for families. Many interior and exterior cabins feature pull-down bunks for extra passengers. However, for those travelling without children and looking for spacious accommodation, the MSC Yacht Club offers delightful service, personal butlers, private lounges, and beautiful suites.