First time Cruiser

If you’re a first time cruiser or new to MSC, we’re delighted to welcome you aboard your first cruise holiday. Many first time cruise passengers have lots of questions so we have packed this section full of useful information, including tips and hints designed to answer any queries you may have, such as what to wear to what you’ll find on board.

Enjoy free access to the casino, slot machines and gaming areas.

 • Onboard Activities 
Fun activities may be organized throughout the day, from quizzes to hobbies. These are open to everyone.

 • Kids Club programs 
Kids under 18 travel free with MSC. We have exceptional programs of activities for children, which run from early morning to early evening. These are free of charge.

 • 24-hour Room Service 
All passengers can use our Room Service facility to order extra snacks and drinks or to request information or assistance.

 • Fitness Facility 
Most of our luxurious cruise liners are equipped with a fitness facility. Access to the gym is free of charge.

 • Library and Card Room 
Enjoy a quiet game with friends or sit in our tranquil onboard library with its porthole ocean views and collection of books.

  Nightclubs and disco
(there is no entrance charge for any of the nightclubs or discos on board our ships) 

 • Broadway Style Shows
All our evening shows, from musical medleys to dramatic theatre productions are open to everyone, at no extra cost.


Please do take note charges do apply for additional activities onboard, these include:

  Access to Aurea Spa and Spa treatments
Please consult the Spa brochure for a list of treatments and prices.

 • Internet Café 
There is a small charge to use the facilities in the internet café.

 • Beauty Salon
A comprehensive list of hair and beauty treatments at attractive prices.

 • Shopping 
All MSC liners have a range of fantastic boutiques on board as well as a small shop for ‘essentials’.

 • Art Auctions 
It is possible to bid or purchase works of art in our sales, and these must be transacted on board.


 • Shore Excursions 
Our shore excursions and activities offer the best way to view the top sights and attractions in our ports.  Please contact your travel agent for more details or request full excursion details including pricing and programmes, once on board. 

• Bar Drinks 
Drinks are not included in the full board package. 
• Personal Fitness Trainer
Passengers can choose to have a one-to-one session with a personal trainer, for a small fee.

 • Exercise Classes
Special exercise classes, such as aerobics, pilates, yoga etc. are payable on a class-by-class basis.


Please more detailed information, click the supplied links below:


MSC Sinfonia Brochure

MSC Musica Brochure

2018 Sinfonia Cruise Schedule

2018 / 2019 Musica Cruise Schedule

Beat January Blues Sinfonia Cruise Schedule

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