MSC Cruises has opened sales for its second world cruise, setting sail in 2020 on board MSC Magnifica.
The 2020 MSC World Cruise boasts a new itinerary that includes more exotic, bucket-list destinations than ever before, with more than 40 ports of call and 23 countries. With four different embarkation ports and dates to kick off the three-month voyage, travellers can select their ideal starting point for a more customized vacation experience.
Guests embarking from Civitavecchia/Rome, Genoa, Marseille and Barcelona on Jan. 4, 5, 6, 7, respectively, will cross five continents on a three-month voyage of discovery. To offer even more opportunities to explore, eight destinations will include an overnight stay in port, giving guests up to two days to experience the local attractions, cuisine and unique atmosphere.
The 2020 MSC World Cruise will visit 43 destinations in total, many of which are new to MSC, including, among others: Ushuaia, Argentina; Rapa Nui/Easter Island; Darwin, Australia; Valparaiso, Chile; Mumbai/Bombay, India; and Salalah, Oman.
MSC Cruises is known for providing authentic experiences through its shore excursions and the 2020 MSC World Cruise is no different. To help guests make the most of their voyage, 15 shore excursions are included in the cost of the booking with additional excursions available to book in advance or during the cruise.
Guests on the World Cruise also benefit from a complimentary Mealtime Restaurant Drinks Package; a 30% reduction on all laundry services; more than 90 shows performed in the ship’s Royal Theatre, including 30 Broadway-style shows; a comprehensive activity schedule with theme evenings, language classes, cultural guest speakers and more.