For those seeking a more traditional and unpretentious cruise experience, the MSC Opera is sure to become a firm favourite. Built in 2004 and refurbished in 2015, this Lirica-class ship has plenty to offer guests of all ages.
The aptly-named Opera affords guests an instant sense of operatic grandeur, with its impressive marble reception and rich, traditional décor throughout. The layout both on deck and inside is bright and spacious, with huge glass walls providing a stunning view of the sea.
There’s lots to do both day and night for the whole family: starting with the Chicco, Namco® and LEGO® designed play areas for the little ones, together with a fun-filled spray park packed with exciting water features. Older children and teens will also appreciate the range of activities delivered at the Opera’s excellent facilities by the ship’s entertainers, musicians and crew. For grown-ups, there’s a range of shops offering on-board retail therapy including a duty-free, Logo Shop and
For those who love a little pamper time, the recently extended MSC Aurea Spa offers a range of tempting treatments to relieve stresses and rejuvenate the weary. Kick back, unwind and enjoy sheer indulgence at the hands of our experienced therapists with a sumptuous experience to reinvigorate both body and mind. The Aurea spa includes a Turkish bath, relaxation room and Thalassotherapy for pure relaxation whenever you feel like it.
The ship’s two main dining areas are La Caravella and L'Approdo restaurants, offering a wide range of popular continental and international cuisines. Le Vele provides an alternative self-service buffet experience with cooked and continental breakfasts, lunches, afternoon snacks, dinner and late night snacks.
Relax in the evening in one of our spacious cabins which feature your very own private balcony, or dance the night away in our 330-square metre music and area with the perfect party vibe. There’s also a casino for those who fancy a flutter at sea.
Ask us about ‘Bella’, ‘Aurea’ and ‘Fantastica’ fares, each offering a superb range of benefits such as all-inclusive drinks, connecting cabins and wellbeing treatments.
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