MSC World Cruise 2024 | MSC Cruises

Many of us dream of having the chance to see the world... one day. Now that day has come!
Set sail aboard MSC Poesia on January 5th 2024 for an incredible 121 day journey, discovering many of the most beautiful and fascinating places on the planet.

Experience 50 amazing destinations in 31 different countries in a single, unforgettable voyage. You'll tour the Mediterranean, sail round Africa then cross the Atlantic Ocean to Brazil, the Caribbean, the US and Canada, before returning to Europe via Greenland and Iceland.

The route features an exploration of the breathtaking Brazilian Amazon: after an overnight stop in Rio de Janeiro and calls at Salvador de Bahia and Belém the ship will sail up the Amazon River as far as Manaus, the capital city of the State of Amazonas. Full of culture and enchantment, it is the spectacular gateway to the Amazon. This amazing journey continues to Alter do Chão in the heart of the rainforest, a captivating destination that gives you the opportunity to connect to nature and experience the Amazon's harmony and balance.


Highlights of this inspiring itinerary also include African jewels as varied as Mombasa, Zanzibar, Madagascar with Antsiranana and Nosy Be, the Mauritius, the Seychelles and Cape Town, the brightest pearls of the Caribbean en route to New York City, Nova Scotia and Quebec, not forgetting a selection of Northern Europe's finest cities.

As you travel in effortless style and comfort between destinations, you'll have all time in the world to relax on elegant MSC Poesia , making the most of every moment. You can savour gourmet cuisine inspired by your destinations, enjoy world class onboard entertainment and activities, soak up the sun by the 3 pools and 4 whirlpool baths, and take advantage of the many other facilities on board.

The fare includes 14 shore excursions, and of course you can book others excursions either in advance or during the cruise. Your will also have a Dine & Drink Package and 30% off laundry services throughout the cruise.

MSC Voyagers Club members will benefit from a 5% discount. For this once in a lifetime voyage, we will credit triple membership points for the type of Experience chosen at the time of booking, allowing MSC Voyagers Club members to enjoy all the added privileges right away.

Book your MSC World Cruise now and start looking forward to the adventure of a lifetime.


MSC World Cruise 2024 itinerary | MSC Cruises
MSC Poesia Cruise Ship: MSC Poesia
121 Duration:

121 days


4 Departure ports:

Civitavecchia, Italy - Genoa, Italy - Marseille, France - Barcelona, Spain


50 Amazing destinations

Next departure date: January 5, 2024


Cruise Itinerary

Italy, France, Spain, Malta, Cyprus, Israel, Egypt, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Kenya, Tanzania, Seychelles, Mauritius, Reunion, Mozambique, South Africa, Namibia, St. Helena, Brazil,  Saint Lucia, Barbados, Martinique, Dominican Republic, Bahamas, United States, Canada, Greenland, Iceland, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Germany


Free Excursions

14 Shore Excursions included, selected Among The Best Excursions Created By MSC Cruises:


  • Valletta, Malta: Rabat, Mosta & Mdina (MLT03W)
  • Limassol, Cyprus: Archaeological Discovery Tour to Paphos (LIM09W)
  • Jeddah, Saudi Arabia: Jeddah: A City of Culture & History (JED01W)
  • Durban, South Africa: Durban Sightseeing and Gin Tasting (DUR07W)
  • Walvis Bay, Namibia: Swakopmund & Walvis Bay City Tour (WAL01W)
  • Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: Sights of Rio & Sugarloaf Mountain Panorama (RIO02W)
  • Salvador de Bahia, Brazil: Pelourinho and Salvador City Tour (SAL04W)
  • Castries, Saint Lucia: St Lucia Views & Pigeon Island (SLU55W)
  • Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic: Top Ten Best (POP21W)
  • New York, USA: New York Highlights Drive (NWY01W)
  • Halifax, Canada: Highlights of Halifax & Peggy's Cove (HAL26W)
  • Quebec, Canada: Quebec City Tour & Montmorency Falls (QUE01W)
  • ReykjavikIceland: Panoramic of Reykjavik (KEF51W)
  • Liverpool, United Kingdom: Classic Liverpool (LVP01W)

Other Services included

Dine & Drink Package: This cruise includes beverages in the Main on-board restaurants during Lunch and Dinner opening hours and in the Buffet Area during assigned Lunch and Dinner Hours only. The package includes a variety of wines served by the glass (white, red, rose & sparkling wines), draught beer, mineral water, fountain-soda & fruit juices (by the glass). Buffet hours: lunch: 11:30h - 16:00h / dinner: 17:30h - 22:30h.
The package is not valid for use in any speciality restaurant or bars outside of the buffet area

Laundry: 30% off All Laundry Services


Activities: A comprehensive activity schedule with theme evenings, language classes, cultural guest speakers and much more

Terms & Conditions

The product will not be combinable with the Promo Target Discounts (Brochure) 

The product will not be combinable with Claims Discount Vouchers

The laundry discount will be not combined with other similar discounts and with onboard packages Regular or Express

Ad hoc Cancellation policy and Deposit rules will apply

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