MSC Magnifica will home port in Southampton for Summer 2021

MSC Magnifica (c)MSC Cruises
MSC Magnifica (c)MSC Cruises

MSC Cruises have revealed brand-new itineraries for Summer 2021 with sailings from Southampton.

MSC Magnifica will undergo a huge transformation adding 23 meters to the ship. This will add an additional 215 cabins.

Other new additions include a new water park, a redesigned kids area, two new restaurants and a new shopping area.

When works are completed, MSC Magnifica will also feature major environmental advances. These include a state-of-the-art advanced wastewater treatment system on board and systems to reduce nitrogen oxide into pure nitrogen and water.

MSC sailing from Southampton

MSC Belissima in Southampton
MSC Belissima in Southampton (c)Cruise with Ben & David

MSC Magnifica will be sailing from Southampton beginning in May 2021 and ending in October.

The 24 sailings will range from 2 to 14 nights and include itineraries to the Canary Islands & Madeira, the Mediterranean, Northern Europe and the Baltic Capitals.

Most of the 24 sailings will  begin on a Saturday ensuring guests can make the most of their holiday experience.

“Best of British” cruising.

MSC Magnificia Pool (C)MSC Cruises

In addition to new itineraries MSC Magnifica will be back with all the ‘Best of British’ enhancements that were initially showcased in 2018.

The buffet will include British favourite’s such as pie & mash, back bacon and sausages. Each cabin will be fitted with Kettles and the popular Yorkshire Tea.

Itinerary highlights include:

May Bank Holiday Mini Cruise

This 3-night sailing runs across the late May Bank Holiday and is perfect for a first-time cruiser who wants a taster of a holiday at sea or an experienced cruiser looking to make the most of the bank holiday weekend. Set sail from Southampton late on Friday evening and spend the day in Zeebrugge before returning to Southampton. Prices starting from £219pp based on two passengers sharing an inside cabin with £25pp OBC.

Baltic Capitals

(c)Cruise with Ben & David

There are two opportunities to discover the much-loved Baltic Capitals, on a 12-night cruise departing 31st May or on a 14-night cruise departing 11th September. Offering slightly different itineraries with added highlights on the 14-night itinerary including an overnight stay in the Swedish Capital Stockholm, and a visit to Denmark’s Skagen. Both sailings include an overnight onboard stay in St Petersburg and a visit to Norway’s capital, Oslo. Prices starting from £1,569pp based on two people sharing a Balcony cabin with £50pp OBC. 

Norway Your Way

With so many beautiful ports to explore in Norway choose from one of four different Norwegian Fjord itineraries setting sail across the summer season. Explore much loved ports including Flamm and Stavanger and new destinations for MSC Cruises Rosendal and Nordfjordeid. Cruises depart throughout the summer, prices starting from £819pp based on two people sharing an Ocean View cabin with £25pp OBC.

Monte Carlo (C)Cruise With Ben & David

14 nights perfect for families

Following guest and agent feedback this 14-night cruise to some of the Mediterranean’s most loved destinations has been developed with families in mind. Departing on the 7th August this no-fly cruise begins with two sea days to give guests a chance to settle in. Then it’s action packed itinerary allows you to explore seven different ports in nine days including a late sail from the fabulous Palma de Mallorca and a visit to the exclusive Monte Carlo. Prices starting from £3,296 for a family of 4, all food and service charges included in the price, plus £50 OBC per cabin.

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