THE SEA ALWAYS
Book a 10-night cruise onboard MSC MAGNIFICA

MSC Magnifica will resume operations in the Mediterranean with a 10-night cruise starting from October 19, 2020. MSC Magnifica will sail across both the Western and the Eastern Mediterranean, calling in Genoa, Livorno, Civitavecchia and Messina in Italy, in Katakolon (Olympia) and Piraeus (Athens) in Greece and in Valletta in Malta.

To discover the most sought-after destinations at an advantageous rate, a selection of 3 excursions* is available for €100. To select this excursions package, make sure that you choose the “Welcome Back With Excursions” fare when booking your cruise.
 
Throughout your cruise experience, your health and safety are our utmost priority in order to ensure that you can continue sharing your love for cruising and the sea with true peace of mind***. Before your cruise, you can also add a COVID Protection Plan** (CPP) for only €18 per passenger per cruise to enjoy your cruise in complete serenity. Infants between 0-1 years will be covered by the insurance at no additional costs.


 



* In order to guarantee the highest standards of health and safety ashore as well as on board, guests wishing to go ashore will only be able to do so by participating in one of our MSC Shore Excursions. Guests will also be able to book additional tours on board. We will offer to passengers who had their cruise departing from19th October until Oct. 31st cancelled or who have received a voucher due to the cancellations, up to 3 complimentary shore excursions depending on the cabin category booked on the new MSC Magnifica itineraries, find out more here.

** To ensure your peace of mind as you look forward to your next holiday, MSC Cruises requires all guests to have an insurance policy that covers any COVID-19 related risks, including cancellation, repatriation and medical expenses. You can choose our Covid Protection Plan or liaise with any insurance company of your choice.

Please note that if you have booked an MSC Cruise departing on or before October 31st, 2020 and have not already claimed your Future Cruise Credit, you can transfer your booking to MSC Magnifica. For specific details, consult our compensation packages policies here.


GRANDIOSA AND MSC MAGNIFICA - IMPORTANT COVID-19 INFORMATION/PRE-BOARDING MEASURES AND SCREENING 
Pre-boarding health and COVID-19 screenings will be conducted to all Guests, crew and ship visitors such as temperature check, health questionnaire, and a COVID-19 swab testing. Please note that Guests travelling from* countries that are deemed ‘high risk’ by the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) will need to take an RT-PCR swab test within 72 hours prior to the ship’s departure. The test results will need to be presented at the terminal prior to embarkation and it will have to be printed in hard copy to be hand in the terminal. The list of high-risk countries based on the guidelines given by the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control is valid for 2020 cruises and is available here. Our Guests are kindly invited to regularly check the list for the latest updates. Guests over 65 years of age or with serious health conditions, are advised to consult a doctor or local health authority for guidance before travelling. Important to note that the test is not required for passengers under 6 years old.*Includes anyone who has travelled to, from, or through these high risk countries in the past 14 days prior to the ship's departure. 


These protocols also apply to guests whose residence is currently in a high-risk country.