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MSC Virtuosa
First launched
2020
First launched
Passengers
4888
Passengers
Ports Visited
19
Ports visited
Cruises from $85 per day
$85
From Price per day
Total Gross Tonnage of MSC Virtuosa
181,541
Gross Tonnage

MSC Virtuosa Cruises

The newest ship in the fleet, arriving in late 2020 the MSC Virtuosa is also one of the largest ships in the fleet at 181,541 GT she carries a total of 6334 passengers.

A new feature with MSC Virtuosa is the extended interior Promenade, with cafes, bars and shops, and overhead the entire ceiling is a 95m by 6m LED screen displaying panoramas and the night sky. Another is the ‘Near Field Communication’ system, whereby a wrist bracelet, smart phone or key card gives you access to booking facilities, dining, accounts, and location of family members. Also new is a modern Fine Arts Museum. The large ship offers more guest space in public areas. Read more

Attractions available on board will include a choice of 12 different dining venues, an authentic Balinese Spa, the DOREMI Studio Lounge offering family activities, a pool deck, and 24-hour butler service. The ship will also be home to two new shows from Cirque du Soleil at Sea that were created exclusively for MSC passengers. The vessel will feature innovations including hybrid power systems, state-of-the art waste management and emission-reducing energy and heat recovery systems. The digital cruise assistant, Zoe, is a voice-enabled Artificial Intelligence device fitted in every cabin.

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Ship Specification

Maiden voyage: 2020
Number of decks: 14
Tonnage: 181541
Cabins: 444
Passengers: 4888
Number of crew: 1700
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Onboard Experience

  • Dining

    Dining on the MSC Virtuosa

    There will be at least 12 distinct dining venues. The principal dining rooms serve Mediterranean and International cuisines, with open seating for breakfast and lunch, and two seatings for dinner. Dine at fixed times and tables, or change your time daily. Yacht Club guests have their own dining area. Read more

    There are formal evenings, special meals and times for children, dietary options (ordered before the cruise), and in-cabin Continental Breakfast (some classes pay). The casual Buffet Restaurant is open 20 hours daily. Pizzas and fast food is always on the menu.

  • Bars

    Bar on the MSC Virtuosa

    MSC Virtuosa boasts a variety of stylish bars, cafes and lounges to suit every taste. So whatever the moment, whatever your mood, you’ll always find the ideal place to relax and enjoy a refreshing drink, accompanied by some live entertainment.

  • Entertainment

    Entertainment on the MSC Virtuosa

    The line offers a rich program of shows in its two-decked main theatre: Broadway and Las Vegas-style theatrical performances, live music and nightlife. Fast-moving commentary comes in up to six languages. Many productions will be visual rather than spoken. MSC Virtuosa will feature shows from Cirque du Soleil in the Carousel Lounge, with two performances nightly in the circular theatre, along with dining. Read more

    The ship will have a number of bands and small ensembles to provide music for dancing and background.

  • Activities

    Activities on the MSC Virtuosa

    In addition to two exclusive new shows from Cirque du Soleil at Sea, MSC Virtuosa will offer a superb choice of entertainment for the whole family, from days in the water park or sports center to evenings in the super-amusement park or the multi-purpose karaoke bar, comedy club, TV studio & bar.

  • Health & Fitness

    Fitness on the MSC Virtuosa

    MSC Aurea Spa with its thermal area, professional massages, body treatments, facials and beauty services. Panoramic gym equipped with the latest Technogym machines, 5 outstanding pools and the Top 19 exclusive solarium

  • Kids

    Kids activities on the MSC Virtuosa

    Youngsters access brand products from LEGO and Chicco. The double-deck indoor Amusement Park and outdoor Aqua Park are adjoining, and certainly will become the focus for younger ones. MSC strongly promotes family and child activities.

  • Inclusions

    • Activities - organised & individual
    • All main meals on-board
    • Butler & valet services (select cabins)
    • Captain's welcome cocktail party and Gala Evening
    • Coffee, tea & milk 24 hrs
    • Cruise Director & all English speaking staff
    • Entertainment - live music and/or shows, movies
    • In-cabin continental breakfast for higher classes
    • Kids clubs & teen programs (3-17 yrs)
    • Service charge: Up to €0/USD12.50/AUD18 (12 & over) daily, child over 1 pay half. Ask about pre-payment.
    • Ship-shore-ship transfers
    • Traditional/set time & multi-venue dining
    • Under 12s sharing cabin w/ 2 adults: ask about free travel (pay port dues)
    • Use of ship facilities - indoor & outdoor

Covid Safety

The health and wellbeing of passengers and crew is of the utmost importance for MSC Cruises and for us at Clean Cruising. Health and safety policies are constantly under review and being enhanced to reflect the latest advice from health authorities and leading-edge innovations. Initiatives including universal health screening and COVID-19 testing pre-embarkation, hospital grade-air filtration systems, increased sanitation measures, extended ship to shore safety, social distancing practices aboard, additional medical staff and facilities, daily temperature checks and contingency planning in case of suspected cases.

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Destination & Ports

Visited Ports

Highlights

  • One of the highlights of MSC Virtuosa’s onboard entertainment will be the two brand new Cirque du Soleil at Sea shows, created exclusively for MSC Cruises’ guests.

  • MSC Virtuosa gives guests the best experience with its expanding digital offer, spearheaded by MSC for Me and our digital cruise assistant, Zoe.

  • With about 10 sq. m. of public space per guest, poolside space on MSC Virtuosa is some of the most plentiful to be found at sea.

Cabins

MSC Virtuosa offers four accommodation grades, price based on the features offered: Bella, Fantastica, Aurea, and Yacht Club. There are 10 stateroom classes, all of which have beds that can be either single or double, spacious wardrobe, bathroom with shower, interactive television, telephone, Wi-Fi connection (pay), mini-bar, safe and air-conditioning. Suites have a whirlpool bath. Deluxe suites add a Nespresso machine. Families also have the choice of two or three interconnecting rooms, for 6 to 10 occupants.

There are five types of suites: Suite with angled balcony, Duplex suites over two levels with private whirlpool baths, Yacht Club Interior, and Yacht Club Royal that has a dining table. MSC Yacht Club guests have access to the luxurious MSC Yacht Club facilities, entirely self-contained with restaurants, a solarium with its own pool, a private lounge and fascinating suites with private whirlpool baths.)

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  • Interior

    Interior on the MSC Virtuosa

    Cabin Types

    YIN, FPO, FMO, O3, O2, O1, BOU, I2, I1, I1S, BIN

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    All beds can be both single or double (on request). Spacious wardrobe. Bathroom with large shower. Interactive TV. Telephone. Wifi connection available (for a fee). Mini bar, Nespresso type machine and safe. Air conditioning. Surface approx. 172 sq. ft. No window or balcony. MSC Yacht Club Experience Includes: The MSC Yacht Club offers a cruise experience like no other. Lavishly appointed suites, exclusive 24-hour butler service and a dedicated concierge are only the start. All-inclusive private restaurant, unlimited drinks in all MSC Yacht Club areas or from your minibar and exclusive access to The One Sun Deck and Top Sail Lounge are just some of the other privileges. Open dining times in a private restaurant (open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner). Private lounge, pool and bar. Private entrance to the MSC Aurea Spa & Fitness center.

  • Balcony

    Balcony on the MSC Virtuosa Balcony on the MSC Virtuosa

    Cabin Types

    FPB, FLP, FMB, FLA, FAM, B3, B2, B1, BBL

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    Super Family Plus Staterooms comprise three connecting staterooms, (1 Inside stateroom + 2 Balcony staterooms) with 3 bathrooms and 2 balconies. They can comfortably accommodate up to 10 people. Fantastica Experience includes: all the benefits of ‘Bella’ plus a variety of extra privileges. Choose from staterooms in the most desired locations (including Super Family staterooms where available) located on the upper decks, with rapid access to elevators and lounges. Enjoy 24-hour-a-day room service with free delivery (between 6am and 11pm) and priority choice of dining times in the gourmet restaurants. Have fun with dedicated activities for children, like foreign language games and Master Chef cooking sessions with our staff. And earn MSC Voyagers Club points!

  • Suite

    Suite on the MSC Virtuosa Suite on the MSC Virtuosa

    Cabin Types

    SE3, SJ3, D3, S3, S2

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    Double bed can be converted into two single beds (on request). Walk-in Wardrobe. Setting Area with double sofa bed. Bathroom with a shower vanity area with hairdryers. Interactive TV, telephone and safe. Wifi connection available (for a fee). Mini bar. Air conditioning. ZOE - virtual personal cruise assistant. Surface approx. 419 sq.ft. with large angle balcony with its own private whirlpool bath. Aurea Experience includes: In addition to all the features of ‘Bella’ and ‘Fantastica’, the ‘Aurea’ Experience offers a series of relaxing benefits for body and soul. Embark smoothly with priority boarding then relax in an elegant stateroom where you’ll find a MED by MSC room diffuser (100ML) as well as a complimentary bathrobe and slippers. Dine at the time of your choice in a reserved area of the main dining room, enjoying 24-hour unlimited drinks.* Bask in the exclusivity of a private sun deck. Best of all, take advantage of a fantastic Spa package including a spa welcome cocktail, one massage of your choice from the spa menu, tanning shower, private wellness consultation and unlimited use of the Thermal Area throughout your cruise (available only for adults). Set sail for pure relaxation. *Note: Depending on cruise destination, the drinks package may be either All-Inclusive Restaurant & Bar Drink Package or All-Inclusive Classic Drink Package.

  • Yacht Club Suite

    Yacht Club Suite on the MSC Virtuosa

    Cabin Types

    YH1, YC3, YCD, YC1

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    Double bed, air conditioning, ample wardrobe with low hanging rail, interactive television (ITV), radio, telephone, Samsung LCD screens. Free equipment to access the internet (fees may apply), Nintendo Wii console, mini-bar, low personal safe. Switches to control lights, key cards (where applicable) and air conditioning have been positioned at a reduced height. A light switch has been placed next to the bed in each cabin. Bathroom is equipped with a low fold-down seat (44cm/17.32inch.), one grab rail in the toilet and 2 in the shower (92cm/36.22 inch.), a low vanity sink (84 cm/33.07 inch.) and a roll on the shower floor (to access the shower with a wheelchair). MSC Yacht Club Experience Includes: The MSC Yacht Club offers a cruise experience like no other. Lavishly appointed suites, exclusive 24-hour butler service and a dedicated concierge are only the start. All-inclusive private restaurant, unlimited drinks in all MSC Yacht Club areas or from your minibar and exclusive access to The One Sun Deck and Top Sail Lounge are just some of the other privileges. Open dining times in a private restaurant (open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner). Private lounge, pool and bar. Private entrance to the MSC Aurea Spa & Fitness center.

Deck Plans for MSC Virtuosa

Legend

  • Sofa bed
  • 3rd bed is a pullman bed
  • 3rd & 4th beds are pullman beds
  • Connecting staterooms
  • Sofa converts into bunk bed (3rd and 4th beds)
  • Cabin for guests with reduced mobility
  • Jacuzzi / Whirlpool
  • Obstructed views
  • Staterooms with metal balcony
  • Staterooms with partial metal/partial glass balconies

MSC Virtuosa Next 5 Departures

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02 Dec 2021 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Doha return Doha $1029
04 Dec 2021 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Dubai return Dubai $1025
04 Dec 2021 United Arab Emirates Dubai $0
07 Dec 2021 Abu Dhabi,Doha,Dubai,Dubai Abu Dhabi $0
09 Dec 2021 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Doha return Doha $1029
11 Dec 2021 Dubai,Abu Dhabi,Abu Dhabi Dubai $0
11 Dec 2021 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Dubai return Dubai $1074
12 Dec 2021 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Abu Dhabi return Abu Dhabi $862
13 Dec 2021 United Arab Emirates, Qatar Abu Dhabi $0
16 Dec 2021 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Doha return Doha $1029
18 Dec 2021 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Dubai return Dubai $1074
19 Dec 2021 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Abu Dhabi return Abu Dhabi $877
23 Dec 2021 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Doha return Doha $1049
25 Dec 2021 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Dubai return Dubai $1659
26 Dec 2021 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Abu Dhabi return Abu Dhabi $1332
30 Dec 2021 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Doha return Doha $1659
01 Jan 2022 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Dubai return Dubai $1049
02 Jan 2022 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Abu Dhabi return Abu Dhabi $877
06 Jan 2022 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Doha return Doha $869
08 Jan 2022 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Dubai return Dubai $869
09 Jan 2022 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Abu Dhabi return Abu Dhabi $742
13 Jan 2022 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Doha return Doha $869
15 Jan 2022 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Dubai return Dubai $869
16 Jan 2022 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Abu Dhabi return Abu Dhabi $742
20 Jan 2022 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Doha return Doha $869
22 Jan 2022 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Dubai return Dubai $869
23 Jan 2022 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Abu Dhabi return Abu Dhabi $742
27 Jan 2022 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Doha return Doha $1029
29 Jan 2022 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Dubai return Dubai $1029
30 Jan 2022 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Abu Dhabi return Abu Dhabi $862
03 Feb 2022 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Doha return Doha $1029
05 Feb 2022 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Dubai return Dubai $1029
06 Feb 2022 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Abu Dhabi return Abu Dhabi $862
10 Feb 2022 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Doha return Doha $1029
12 Feb 2022 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Dubai return Dubai $1029
13 Feb 2022 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Abu Dhabi return Abu Dhabi $862
17 Feb 2022 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Doha return Doha $1029
19 Feb 2022 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Dubai return Dubai $1029
20 Feb 2022 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Abu Dhabi return Abu Dhabi $862
24 Feb 2022 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Doha return Doha $1029
26 Feb 2022 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Dubai return Dubai $1029
27 Feb 2022 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Abu Dhabi return Abu Dhabi $862
03 Mar 2022 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Doha return Doha $1029
05 Mar 2022 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Dubai return Dubai $1029
06 Mar 2022 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Abu Dhabi return Abu Dhabi $862
10 Mar 2022 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Doha return Doha $1029
12 Mar 2022 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Dubai return Dubai $1029
13 Mar 2022 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Abu Dhabi return Abu Dhabi $862
17 Mar 2022 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Doha return Doha $1029
19 Mar 2022 MSC Virtuosa cruise from Dubai return Dubai $1029
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