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MSC Virtuosa | UK Summer 2021 Inaugural Season

MSC Virtuosa | UK Summer 2021 Inaugural Season

MSC Virtuosa to debut in the UK in Summer 2021

MSC Cruises’ flagship MSC Virtuosa will perform her inaugural season around the British Isles, providing British guests and their families an opportunity for a much deserved and all-inclusive safe and memorable holiday.

There's so many great reasons to consider these MSC Virtuosa inaugural season cruises! Here's just a few:

  • 5,000 capacity ship, limited to just 1,000 for initial sailings - so much space!
  • 21 bars, 4 main restaurants, 5 swimming pools, 945 seat theatre and more
  • Sailings from Southampton, Liverpool & Greenock
  • Drinks & tips included
  • 10-month successful track record of effective COVID protocols - no vaccination required
  • Flexible 48hr cancellation policy
  • Bring your competing cruise line status across and enjoy benefits from your first cruise with MSC's Status Match Program
  • Solo supplements from just 10% 

In addition, to those NHS & key-workers who qualify under MSC's 'Holiday for Heroes' program, you can receive between 10% and 30% discount off of market rates.

Terms & conditions

Protocols for MSC Virtuosa UK 2021 sailings

  • All guests must have travel insurance with COVID-19 cover. This will be confirmed at the terminal and boarding will be denied if this evidence cannot be provided
  • Guests must have a valid passport
  • Currency onboard will be GBP pound sterling
  • For departures before 21st June, ship capacity will be restricted to 1,000 guests in line with government guidance. For sailings after 21st June, capacity will be restricted to around 80%
  • Vaccination will not be mandatory
    • For guests who have received both vaccinations, they are not required to have a PCR test prior to travel
    • For guests who have not received both vaccinations, they will be required to present a negative PCR test at the port prior to boarding
    • All guests will be required to have an antigen COVID-19 test at the port (at no charge). Guests who test positive will be denied boarding as will others travelling in the same party

More specific details will be made available closer to departure. If you have any queries, please don't hesitate to speak to our team

See the 'MSC Cruises' tab on any sailing page for more information, or click here to view the MSC site

At a glance
  • Vaccinations not mandatory
  • Drinks & tips included

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