MSC Cruises is a family oriented cruise liner offering its guests an authentic Italian experience at an affordable price. While it sails to destinations all over the world, it aims to recreate "the Mediterranean way of life” on its ships. Their ships tend to be more nautical and seaworthy in their look and feel with extensive use of marble, wood and brass, highlighting their Italian heritage. MSC Cruise itineraries include more ports of call and fewer days at sea. Mealtimes on MSC ships are more traditional with set meal timings and even the same set of fellow diners. The range and quality of eateries and entertainment on board is superb. All Their policy of two children below 16 sharing their parents getting free passage naturally attracts a lot of families and there are plenty of activities geared towards children on board. As MSC has guests from all over Europe and America, all announcements on board the ship are made in Spanish, Italian, German and English.
Most of MSC Cruise guests are from Europe. However, with their rapid fleet expansion as well as sailings to different parts of the world (some ships are permanently based in USA), they now catering to a wider base of guests from around the world. And, with their child free policy they do attract a lot of young families.
MSC Cruises' main playground is, naturally, the Mediterranean. It does however also offer a range of sailing to the Caribbean, South America and South Africa.
Opera is MSC’s second foray into the Caribbean cruise market, where it sails during the winter months. It blends Italian luxury with American amenities, including a lively casino, two swimming pools, an Internet café, and a group of riotous shipboard entertainers known as the Animation Team.
The MSC Seaview is a state-of-the-art, casual vessel and the second ship in the Seaside range. The ship is designed to connect you closer to the sea with seafront promenades and multi-storey Aqua Park. The aft-facing glass elevators, a special glass-bottomed viewing platform that overlooks the wake, new aft cabins modeled after beach condos, and plenty of outdoor entertainment is there for you!
The most modern cruise fleet in the world continues to grow with the launch of majestic MSC Magnifica. MSC Magnifica also offers an exotic haven of tranquillity, the MSC AUREA SPA. Blending the magic of Balinese massage. With a choice of 5 restaurants, numerous bars, an internet café and a cigar lounge - not forgetting the plush 1.200-seat theatre, cinema, casino and disco – there’s never a dull moment on MSC Magnifica.
MSC Meraviglia is a sophisticated combination of state-of-the-art-technology, a love of the sea, design, comfort and practicality. It is a cruise ship that will dazzle her travellers. MSC Meraviglia will be able to dock at any cruise port around the world, expanding your choice of itineraries and destinations: a huge added bonus for any traveller.
The MSC Divina is the 3rd Fantasia-class ship (Fantasia & Splendida being the first two) to debut in May 2012. It boasts redesigned interiors, 100 additional cabins, a new adults-only infinity pool and an expanded MSC Yacht Club.