Experience true Italian hospitality and ambience with the Mediterranean Shipping Company's MSC Cruises, where you savor a perfect mix of European charm and Italian elegance while sailing the world’s most beautiful seas. Enjoy a steamy cappuccino or a refreshing gelato with a breathtaking, ever changing backdrop and treat your taste buds to the many flavors of Italy.
|MSC Cruises Type||Private|
|MSC Cruises Industry||Transportation|
|MSC Cruises Founded||1987|
|MSC Cruises Headquarters||Genève, Switzerland|
|MSC Cruises Products||Cruises|
|MSC Cruises Website||http://www.msccruises.com/|
Since 1988, the Mediterranean Shipping Cruises (MSC); a division of Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC), is the fastest growing cruise line with the youngest and most modern fleet.
MSC Cruises was conceived to offer Europeans affordable cruise vacations, which was a revolutionary concept in 1990. Today, besides the Mediterranean market MSC also operates in the Caribbean, South Africa and South and North America sectors. The rich Italian heritage is reflected in the contemporary ship designs and the warm hospitality towards its guests. MSC is the fourth largest cruise operators in the world.
If you are keen to explore the extraordinary beauty of Northern Europe then get onboard MSC and discover the wonders of the ancient world in Turkey and feel rich by exploring the treasures of the Russian czars or just relax and enjoy the breathtaking power of nature in Scandinavia.
Celebrate life with the MSC South America cruise and visit Brazil, the fifth largest country in the world which has a wealth of riches to offer, - be it history, wildlife, culture or music. Join the celebrations at the carnival city of Rio de Janiero, home to the Olympic Games. All in all, MSC offers a great way to celebrate in style.
Whatever your passions and interests, vacation in style with MSC and relax in the Caribbean paradise like the Bahamas, St. Kitts, Barbados, Martinique, Jamaica, Tortola. The South African cruises offered by MSC are some of their best, designed to enchant your senses as you sail through the mesmerizing Portuguese Island.
MSC has chosen Sophia Loren as its celebrity godmother for each ship in the fleet and currently, MSC is not only emphasising on building better ships but is also keen on expanding its passenger demographics.
Larger, more amenity-laden new class of ships featuring private balconies have been introduced by MSC now. There are the innovative new designs for its Fantasia series, the line's largest ships to date. These vessels showcase the first-ever concept like the ship-within-a-ship, the Yacht Club concept for suite holders, a pool for all-seasons swimming, an interactive centre with a 4D theatre and a Formula One simulator.
So, no matter where you are from and whether you are on a family vacation, a honeymoon trip or just a relaxed holiday, get onboard any of the 11 modern eco friendly ships from MSC’s fleet and experience pure pleasure. MSC cruises have all that’s needed to make your cruise experience a memory that will last a lifetime.
|MSC Armonia||2001||Chantiers de l'Atlantique||2004||58,174 tons||Panama|
|MSC Sinfonia||2002||Chantiers de l'Atlantique||2005||58,625 tons||Panama|
|MSC Lirica||2002||Chantiers de l'Atlantique||2003||58,825 tons||Panama|
|MSC Opera||2004||Chantiers de l'Atlantique||2004||59,058 tons||Panama|
|MSC Musica||2006||Chantiers de l'Atlantique||2006||89,600 tons||Panama|
|MSC Orchestra||2007||Chantiers de l'Atlantique||2007||89,600 tons||Panama|
|MSC Poesia||2008||Chantiers de l'Atlantique||2008||93,330 tons||Panama|
|MSC Magnifica||2010||Chantiers de l'Atlantique||2010||93,330 tons||Panama|
|MSC Fantasia||2008||Chantiers de l'Atlantique||2008||135,000 tons||Panama|
|MSC Splendida||2009||Chantiers de l'Atlantique||2009||133,500 tons||Panama|
|MSC Melody||1982||CNIM||1997||35,143 tons||Panama|
|Ship||Class||Delivery||Gross Tonnage||Planned Flag|
|MSC Divina||Divina||2012||139,000 tons||Panama|