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Fares by Experience

Choose your experience

Not available for South African cruises arriving and departing an SA port on the same itinerary.

MSC Cruises is the first company to offer truly customised experiences, designed to accommodate your every need.

Choose one of our many options from the great value of the "Bella" Experience,  to the "Fantastica" Experience delivering the flexibility and freedom to adapt to your needs, or the Wellness Experience powered by Technogym dedicated to health and fitness. Do not forget the "Aurea" Experience with its dedicated spa package or the MSC Yacht Club, the ultimate in luxury and exclusivity. With an MSC cruise, there’s something for everyone.C

Fares by Experience
Bella

Bella

Not available for South African cruises   Designed to ensure a pleasant stay on board

Available with the following accommodation types:
Balcony, Ocean View, Outside with Partial View and Interior cabins
  • Modern ships and elegant cabins
  • A range of special diets catered for
  • 20-hours-a-day buffet (gourmet menu for every time of day)
  • Varied programme of Broadway-style theatre shows available almost every day
  • Pool Area
  • Open-air sports facilities (Power Walking Track, Basketball etc.)
  • Well-equipped gym with panoramic view
  • Entertainment activities for adults, infants and children
  • Qualified multilingual personnel
  • Preference of cabin (subject to availability)
  • Chance to request preferred dinner sitting (subject to availability)
  • Collect MSC Voyagers Club points to earn discounts and other benefits on subsequent cruises  
 
 
Download our experience benefits summary chart to easly compare what’s included with BELLA, FANTASTICA, WELLNESS and AUREA.
Fantastica

Fantastica

Not available for South African cruises    Designed for even greater comfort and flexibility

Available with the following accommodation types:
Suite, Balcony, SuperFamily, Ocean View and Interior cabins
  • All Bella Experience benefits plus a variety extra privileges
  • 24-hour room service (delivery is free)
  • Breakfast in your cabin (delivery + breakfast free of charge)
  • Activities for children: foreign language learning games and Doremi Chef cooking sessions with our onboard staff (subject to availability)
  • Maximum flexibility in booking* (changing passenger name, changing dates)    
  • Opportunity to choose among the best cabins available    
  • Opportunity to book a Super-Family cabin for the whole family (where this cabin type is available)
  • Chance to request preferred dinner sitting (subject to availability)
  • Priority in choice of dinner sitting**
  • One complimentary picture for each guest, taken during the Mediterranean Night at the Main Restaurants

  • *until Winter 2018

  • **Fantastica balcony and Fantastica Suites Guest only


Download our experience benefits summary chart to easly compare what’s included with BELLA, FANTASTICA, WELLNESS and AUREA.
Wellness

Wellness

Not available for South African cruises  Designed to give you wellness at its best WELLNESS EXPERIENCE POWERED BY TECHNOGYM*


Available with the following accommodation types:

Balcony, Ocean View and Interior cabins

  • Fantastica Experience benefits plus a variety extra privileges**
  • 1 sports drink per day in the cabin minibar***  
  • Free water in bars, restaurants, buffet and your cabin
  • 1 complimentary fitness class per day (excluding embarkation and debarkation day)
  • Exclusive Wellness activities ashore (number of selected shore activities included depends on length of cruise, and details of selected activities may vary)***
  • Personalised indoor/outdoor wellness programme, with 1 gym class per day (every other day on cruises >7 nights) excluding embarkation and disembarkation day***
  • Wellness Welcome kit in your cabin (T-shirt + shorts + sports towel + Wellness Device)
  • Health check-up with the MSC doctor***
  • Inbody analyser test with your personal Technogym-trained trainer***
  • Laundry service for your gym gear***
  • Internet access to the Wellness Experience App***
  • 1 group picture with all guests with Wellness Experience***
 

*This experience will be available until Winter 2018

**Wellness Experience Guests on board MSC Meraviglia, MSC Bellissima, MSC Seaside, MSC Seaview will have free choice of dining time with My Choice dining style

***Available only for Adults


Download our experience benefits summary chart to easily compare what’s included with BELLA, FANTASTICA, WELLNESS and AUREA.

Aurea

Aurea

Not available for South African cruises  Designed to offer reinvigorating, all-inclusive comfort
 
Available with the following accommodation types: 
Suite and Balcony cabins
  • All Fantastica Experience benefits plus a variety extra privileges
  • Easy drink Package*
  • Free access to the exclusive sun deck to enjoy the sun in complete tranquility
  • Wellbeing package including: one massage of your choice from the spa menu, tanning shower, spa welcome cocktail, private wellness consultation, access to Thermal Area throughout cruise (available to adults only)    
  • MED by MSC room diffuser (100 ml)**  
  • Relaxtion amenities in each cabin (including bathrobe and slippers)
  • Priority boarding & luggage (only on embarkation day)
  • Free choice of dining time with My Choice dining style***

* The drink package includes draught beers, a dedicated selection of house wines by the glass, selected spirits and cocktails, non-alcoholic cocktails, soft drinks and fruit juices by the glass, bottled mineral water and classic hot drinks (espresso, cappuccino, caffe latte, hot tea). The drinks can be consumed in all onboard bars, as well as the self-service buffet and restaurants, excluding speciality restaurants. A non-alcoholic version is available for kids.

**For the 3rd and 4th bed there is no SPA treatment included

***Wellness Experience Guests on board MSC Meraviglia, MSC Bellissima, MSC Seaside, MSC Seaview also


Download our experience benefits summary chart to easly compare what’s included with BELLA, FANTASTICA, WELLNESS and AUREA.

MSC YACHT CLUB PRIVILEGES

A cruise experience like no other

Lavishly appointed suites, an exclusive 24-hour butler service and a dedicated concierge are only the start.

All-inclusive à la carte meals served at your preferred time in the private restaurant, unlimited drinks in all MSC Yacht Club areas or from your mini-bar and exclusive access to The One Sun Deck and Top Sail Lounge are just some of the other privileges. So, if you’re looking for exclusivity and privacy in a world of choice, the MSC Yacht Club is the ultimate solution.
MSC YACHT CLUB PRIVILEGES
Yacht Club

Yacht Club

The elite cruise for exclusive travel         

The epitome of elegance and luxury at sea, the MSC Yacht Club offers a cruise experience like no other.
  • PRIVACY
  • Lavishly fitted suites offering outstanding comfort located in the upper decks of the ship
  • Panoramic Top Sail Lounge with bar, afternoon tea service, light food selection 20 hours per day and live music available every night
  • Dedicated exclusive Sun Deck with pool, whirlpool, solarium and bar
  • Gourmet dining in the private MSC Yacht Club restaurant with free choice of dining time during restaurant opening hours

  • EXCLUSIVITY
  • Dedicated priority check-in and check-out
  • 24 hours butler service and dedicated concierge
  • 24 hours room service available
  • Unlimited drinks in all MSC Yacht Club areas including mini bar
  • Complimentary beverages in all onboard bars and restaurants, according to the selection available in each venues
  • Complimentary access to the Thermal Suite in the MSC Aurea SPA
  • Relaxation amenities in each suite (including bathrobe and slippers)
  • Most rewarding experience for MSC Voyagers Club points
  • Newspaper directly delivered in cabin on request
  • Full Internet package, up to 4GB (depending on length cruise)*
  • Customized services
  • Possibility to organise exclusive shopping experiences (not included in cruise fare)
  • Possibility to organise tailor made excursions (not included in cruise fare)

  • WORLD OF CHOICE
  • Access to all ship's facilities (bars and lounges, specialty restaurants, pools, etc)
  • Premium buffet 20 hours per day (gourmet menu for every moment of the day)
  • Varied programme of Broadway and Las Vegas-style theatre shows available almost every day 
  • MSC Aurea Spa treatments (not included in the cruise fare)
  • Entertainment activities for adults, infants and children
  • Recreational activities for children: foreign language learning games and Doremi Chef cooking sessions with our onboard staff (subject to availability)
  • Open-air sports facilities
  • Well-equipped gym with panoramic view


*Valid for cruises starting from Summer 2020


Early Booking

EARLY BOOKING

EARLY BOOKING

The earlier you book, the more you save! Early Booking fares reward those guests who organise their holidays earlier, allowing them to make real savings on the Brochure Fares. Prices are subject to availability and valid for a limited number of cabins. For International cruises, on top of the saving you also can:
  • choose your cabin number if you decide to enjoy the Fantastica, Aurea or MSC Yacht Club experience

Brochure Fares

BROCHURE FARES

BROCHURE FARES

This is the full applicable fare for each guest.

Best Price Today

BEST PRICE TODAY

BEST PRICE TODAY

If you’re not quick enough to catch the Early Booking fare, you can still get a great deal, thanks to this brand new dynamic fare, “Best Price Today”.

This fare guarantees you the best available price at the moment you book your cruise. It’s not published in the brochure and it may change over time, so you’ll need to check online to find out what the current fare is.

But don’t leave it too late - the closer you get to the departure date, the greater the chance of the “Best Price Today” reaching the full Brochure Fare.
Best Price Today fares are also available on MSC Yacht Club bookings.

MSC Special

MSC Special

MSC Special

Applicable for International Departures Only. During the seasons, on specific departures, you may find this fare which follows specific terms & conditions: available on double basis only, Bella Experience only, with no possibility to choose the cabin number neither getting MSC Club points, restricted rules in terms of cancellations and booking flexibility will be applied.

Children cruise free!

CHILDREN CRUISE FREE ALL YEAR ROUND!

Up to 2 kids under 18 years* travelling in the same cabin as their parents on local departures, cruise free only paying the mandatory charges^. This offer is subject to the availability of 4 berth cabins. Not valid on Grand Voyage or international departures.

This offer is subject to the availability of 4 berth cabins. (Under 12 yrs ** in Balcony Suites) 


*International Cruises: Children under 12 cruise free  

 
CHILDREN CRUISE FREE ALL YEAR ROUND!

Special Fares

Find your perfect fare

Just take a look and you’ll soon find a fare package that’s both tailored to your needs and offers fantastic savings on our brochure rates.
From families and young groups on an adventure to senior citizens rediscovering the world together, we’ve thought of you.
Special Fares
Young & Young

Young & Young

If you and your friends or partner (sharing the same cabin) are between 18 and 29 years of age, you qualify for a special discount per cabin on the Regular Quoted Fare:  10% (Interior, Outside with Partial View & Ocean View), 15% (Balcony & Suite).

International Cruises:  Inside Cabin -10%, Outside Cabin -15%, Balcony Cabin, Suites & Yacht Club –15%.


Just a few of the reasons why many young people choose MSC Cruises.


These promotional fares are subject to availability,and are applied to the Regular Quoted Fares.


Not valid on all family cabins, Grand Tours, MSC Voyages Selection and World Cruises.
Senior Club

Senior Club

Local Cruises: If you are over 60 years old, you are eligible for a Senior discount off the current Best Price Today Fares. The discount applies only to the first two passenger who are 60 years* or older  and the discounts are dependent on cabin category booked as follows:


Interior Cabin -10%, Outside with Partial and Ocean View Cabin -10%, Balcony Cabin -15% and Suites -15%


International Cruises: A senior citizen discount is limited to a maximum of 1 person per cabin on condition that all passengers travelling in the same cabin are 65 years and older. 

Sharing a cabin with your partner or friend and both of you are aged over 65 years? The Senior citizen discount is limited to a maximum of 1 person per cabin on condition that all passengers travelling in the same cabin are 65 years and older. Senior Club cruisers can enjoy value discounts on the Best Price Today Fares dependent on cabin category booked as follows:


Inside Cabin -10%,  Outside with Partial and Ocean View Cabin -15%, Balcony, Suites and Yacht Club -20%


What’s more if you book in an Ocean View or Balcony Cabin Senior Club cruisers will receive the following:

•1 bottle of champagne

•Chocolate strawberries 

•2 souvenir flutes 

•And welcome letter from Captain for exclusive cocktail event.


These promotional fares are subject to availability,and are applied to the Regular Quoted Fares.


Not valid on all family cabins, Grand Tours, MSC Voyages Selection and World Cruises.

Single Fares

Single Fares

If you are cruising alone, you can savour the luxury of having a whole cabin to yourself. A 80% minimum surcharge, based on availability, will be applied to your cruise fare.

This promotion is subject to conditions, so please check with your travel agent to find out the exact surcharge applicable.
These promotional fares are subject to availability,and are applied to the Regular Quoted Fares.
Tandem

Tandem

Give your children the luxury of their own cabin* at a very special price. Parents pay the Regular Quoted Fare, while children pay a reduced rate. For cruises of up to 9 nights’ duration, prices per child start from: Interior R450 per child per night, Outside with Partial View/Ocean View R500 per child per night, Balcony R600 per child per night, Suite R750 per child per night.  For high season cruises (14-27 Dec 2018 and 19 April 2019), prices per child start from: Interior R550 per child per night, Outside with Partial View/Ocean View R600 per child per night, Balcony R700 per child per night, Suite R850 per child per night.


International Cruises rates are per child for full duration of cruise: 


Summer 2018 and Winter 2018/19:


Children occupying the second cabin will pay 60% of the first cabin adult fares. Tandem fare is not valid on family cabins. Aurea Experience, Wellness Experience, MSC Yacht Club Suites (except MSC Yacht Club Inside ctg) Grand Tour, MSC Voyager Selection and World Cruise.


Must be booked through our customer contact centre.


*The category and location of the second cabin will be confirmed by the company. MSC Cruises cannot guarantee that it will be adjacent to the first cabin, and it may be a different category of cabin. This offer is not available on cruises in South America, and cannot be combined with other promotions or loyalty program reductions.

This is applicable to 2 - 4 children under the age of 18 sharing their own cabin. These promotional fares are subject to availability are applied to the Regular Quoted Fares and not valid on Super-Family Cabins.Offer is also valid for Aurea on request, subject to availability. 

All in one

All in one

1 adult + up to 3 children under 18 Travelling together in one cabin makes sense: the parent pays the Regular quoted fare, while the first child under 18 pays just 60% of the adult fare and the remaining children pay mandatory charges only.

These promotional fares are subject to availability, are applied to the Regular Quoted Fares and not valid on SuperFamily Cabins. Offer is also valid for MSC Yacht Club on request, subject to availability.


Not valid on all family cabins, Grand Tours, MSC Voyages Selection and World Cruises.

Ceremony Fares

Ceremony Fares

To celebrate in the grandest possible style, why not choose an MSC Grand Voyage?

From your honeymoon to your golden wedding anniversary and beyond, married life is one of the most wonderful journeys of all.

Your love merits the most special of celebrations, an exceptional voyage enhanced by one of our carefully designed packages. With special deals and a host of romantic touches, we’ll ensure your holiday is full of unforgettable moments.
Ceremony Fares
Honeymooners

Honeymooners

If married life is a journey, then a cruise is the perfect start! At MSC Cruises, we make honeymooning couples feel really special, Inside Cabin -10%, Outside with Partial View or Ocean View Cabin -10%, Balcony Cabin -15% and Suites -15%. on the current available FARES.  Just present your marriage certificate when booking to receive this remarkable wedding present.

International cruises:  Inside Cabin -10%, Outside with Partial View or Ocean View Cabin -10%, Balcony Cabin -15% and Suites -15%. on the current available FARES.


Also included Fruit Basket, a welcome letter from the Captain. Just present your marriage certificate when booking.


These promotional fares are subject to availability,and are applied to the Regular Quoted Fares.

 

Not valid on all family cabins, Grand Tours, MSC Voyages Selection and World Cruises.
Anniversary

Anniversary

Celebrate your wedding anniversary with MSC Cruises! As well as the romance of a voyage by sea holiday, we offer a range of enticing anniversary gift packages to add a little extra magic to your celebration.

For an anniversary to remember on international departures, choose one of these special anniversary treats before you depart. Just show your marriage certificate to your travel agent to book.
  • Delight & Taste package
  • Explore & Taste package
  • Explore & Delight package

Anniversary Packages are subject to availability and can be booked within 6 months after your anniversary date, valid for all destinations except South America and South Africa. This offer cannot be combined with 25th or 50th anniversary offers.


These promotional fares are subject to availability,and are applied to the Regular Quoted Fares.


Not valid on all family cabins, Grand Tours, MSC Voyages Selection and World Cruises.

What's included

What is included and excluded in the price

What’s included The price of your cruise includes suite accommodation with luxuriously complete modern comforts, plus all the following.
What's included

Add on packages

Make your cruise spectacular


Now you’ve identified your ideal cruise and found the perfect fare, why not add the finishing touches? You can enrich and personalise your cruise by choosing from our enticing range of extra options.
Whether you need a flight to your first port of call, some shore excursions or crave some pampering in the spa, you can take advantage of a wide variety of special packages to turn your cruise into the holiday experience of your dreams.
Add on packages
Explorer Package

Explorer Package

EXCURSIONS PACKAGE (Not Available For Local South African Cruises)

For example, the Explorer Package comprises of 3 excursions at a cost ranging from about € 50 to € 300 per person (adult).
Wellbeing

Wellbeing

SPA PACKAGES

For example, the Relaxing Touch package at a cost of € 99 (if booked in advance).
Extend your stay

Extend your stay

HOTEL PACKAGES

Begin or continue your voyage of discovery on land, with a special tour or hotel package before or after your cruise.
Book in Advance

Book in Advance

BOOK IN ADVANCE

To secure your place at the best price and give yourself more time to enjoy your cruise, book in advance! To do so, either consult your travel agent or click here (collegamento a Already booked – enhancing your cruise) to find details of our special packages.