MSC Cruises has revealed that its newest flagship, the MSC Seashore, will likely be formally named at Ocean Cay MSC Marine Reserve in The Bahamas on Nov. 18, making this the primary naming ceremony for a cruise ship to be held at a non-public island.
In line with a press launch, the occasion will likely be attended by journey advisors and media in addition to different key firm stakeholders.
Departing Miami on Nov. 17, invitees will be capable of get a primary take a look at the brand new ship earlier than she begins her inaugural seven-night cruise and U.S. season on Nov. 20 and profit from the onboard leisure, completely different actions in addition to varied bars and eating places.
As with each new MSC Cruises ship, Hollywood royalty Sophia Loren will carry out the function of Godmother as she formally names her sixteenth MSC Cruises ship. The festivities will happen each onboard and on the island because the ship will stay docked all through the evening, with a gala dinner, dwell leisure and extra.
The naming of the MSC Seashore will see the formal inauguration of Ocean Cay MSC Marine Reserve, which opened in late 2019 and closed shortly after as a result of pandemic.
MSC mentioned that the island has since gone by way of additional work and vital enhancements and that is “a chance for MSC Cruises to showcase the island to the invitees on this event.”
The MSC Seashore will develop into the third MSC Cruises ship primarily based within the U.S and the corporate is providing a spread of various size cruises from mini cruises, common seven-night sailings by way of to longer cruises of eight nights and 11 nights.
New for this season is Port Canaveral the place the MSC Divina started working in September. This new homeport is handy and simply accessible and is near in style points of interest and main cities like Orlando, Tampa and South Florida for these wishing to take advantage of out of their vacation both earlier than or after the cruise, MSC mentioned.
When the MSC Seashore arrives, the MSC Meraviglia will transfer to Port Canaveral for the remainder of the season and the MSC Divina will transfer to PortMiami.
The MSC Seashore will stay for summer time 2022 in Miami providing cruises with the MSC Divina out of Port Canaveral.