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Tuesday, 09 October, 2018, 17 : 00 PM [IST]
Bookings open for maiden sailing of MSC Grandiosa for Nov 2019
By TBM Staff | Mumbai

MSC Cruises has announced that sales for MSC Grandiosa’s maiden voyage departing on November 10, 2019, from Hamburg (Germany) to the Mediterranean are now open exclusively for MSC Voyagers Club members. MSC Grandiosa is currently under construction at the Chantiers de l'Atlantique (formerly, STX France) in Saint-Nazaire, France. She will be the first of two Meraviglia-Plus class ships to come into service, in November 2019. MSC Voyagers Club members will have exclusive access to bookings for a two-week period through October 21.

Guests who will be the first to experience this state-of-the-art cruise ship can choose from a 10- or 13-night sailing, embarking in Hamburg and disembarking in Genoa, Italy or Marseille, France. MSC Grandiosa will also call Southampton, UK, Lisbon, Portugal and Barcelona, Spain. Furthermore, MSC Grandiosa will become the company’s newest flagship: the biggest and richest in features ship yet to be built by MSC Cruises.

The MSC Cruises Meraviglia generation of ships includes MSC Meraviglia and the next to come to service MSC Bellissima, in March 2019. MSC Grandiosa will feature more public space to enjoy brand new and exciting dining options as well as the longest Mediterranean-style promenade at sea and led dome as well as other new features.

MSC Grandiosa


The newest MSC Cruises flag-ship will be christened in Hamburg on November 9, 2019 and will make the maiden voyage to her new home port of Genoa, where she will commence 7-night sailings in the Mediterranean starting on November 23. From October 22 onward, sales of MSC Grandiosa’s maiden voyage will open to all guests.

MSC Grandiosa will bring to her guests, amongst other features, two brand new shows from Cirque du Soleil at Sea, created exclusively for MSC Cruises guests.

Additionally, on MSC Grandiosa guests will enjoy on board entertainment like a Broadway-style theatre, a casino, an amazing sportplex, full-sizeD bowling alley, a Sports’ Bar, F1 simulator and a virtual games arcade.

When booking MSC Grandiosa over the initial two-week opening of sales period, MSC Voyagers Club members will receive a special 5% discount in addition to their 5% loyalty discount as well as benefitting from being able to have the first selection of cabins.

MSC Grandiosa will commence sailing from Genoa on November 23, 2019. Seven night itineraries in the Western Mediterranean will see MSC Cruises’ newest flagship calling at six destinations: Genoa, Civitavecchia, Palermo, Valletta, Barcelona and Marseille.

 
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