The new flagship of MSC Cruises MSC Seashore officially set sail for her maiden voyage today to Europe.
By picking up passengers in Barcelona, ââMarseille and Genoa on Friday, Saturday and Sunday respectively, more guests will be welcomed aboard the line’s first Seaside EVO ship today in Naples as part of its inaugural seven-night itinerary in the Western Caribbean.
Shore will then stop in Messina, Sicily; Valletta, Malta; then Barcelona; Marseilles; and back to Genoa.
The ship will spend the rest of the summer and part of the fall in the Mediterranean before crossing the Atlantic on a grand 18-night transatlantic voyage to Miami.
From Miami, MSC Seashore will offer seven-night cruises to the Bahamas and the Caribbean on two different routes. The first will stop at Ocho Rios, Jamaica; George Town, Grand Cayman; and Cozumel, Mexico. The second route will visit San Juan, Puerto Rico; Charlotte Amalie, Saint-Thomas; and Puerto Plata; Dominican Republic.
In addition to these ports, a highlight of each MSC Seashore The cruise from Miami will stop at Ocean Cay MSC Marine Reserve, the line’s private island in the Bahamas.
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The Seaside EVO class ships are an evolution of the Seaside class ships, MSC Seaside and View on the sea.
Shore offers the most exterior space of all MSC Cruises ships departing from the United States and has introduced new exterior spaces and sites. The ship has six swimming pools, including an aft infinity pool.
The ship also has 11 restaurants and 18 bars and lounges, including alfresco dining at the Butcher’s Cut steakhouse for the first time. In addition, Kaito Sushi has a conveyor belt, a first for MSC.
Like the first two Seaside-class ships, Shore features a glass floor sighs deck aft, with a beautiful and unique view of the ocean.
For those who love the MSC Yacht Club, the ship has the largest of the fleet, with over 32,000 square feet of space, most with stunning ocean views from the bow of the ship.
MSC Seashore is scheduled to start sailing from Miami on November 20, 2021.
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