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Summary

Every element combined to perfection

MSC Orchestra makes you the conductor of your dream cruise with its stunning elegance.

If relaxation is your goal, there’s ample deck space to unwind under the sun or rejuvenate in the Body and Mind Spa, with pampering Turkish baths, saunas and a myriad of magical Balinese massages.

For the active at heart, enjoy a Sports Center with a full gym, 5 stunning pools and even a jogging track that lets you keep a constant pace, undisturbed out in the fresh sea breeze.

MSC Orchestra also takes you on an exciting culinary journey, ranging from the Shanghai Chinese Restaurant with authentic Dim Sum specialties to the Four Seasons gourmet Italian dining experience and La Piazzetta, where you can discover the finest pizza outside Naples.

Make ever moment a special occasion, whether dancing to the live music in the leopard-style Savannah Bar, tempting lady luck in the Palm Beach Casino or catching a spectacular show in the equally spectacular Covent Garden Theater.

Kids can go wild in the Jungle Adventure playroom, while teens get their own Teen’s Club ensuring the ship soon becomes their very own special world.

Whatever your age and travel desires, you can be sure they’ll come true for you, your friends and family on a cruise like no other on MSC Orchestra.

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Entertainment

MSC Cruises uncompromising dedication to its passengers is nowhere more evident than the unrivalled entertainment programmes and facilities offered on board MSC Orchestra, with its state-of-the-art 1240 seat Covent Garden Theatre, futuristic R32 Disco and Palm Beach Casino with over 600 square metres of casino gaming and Virtual Games, video games room.

Bars & Lounges

On MSC Orchestra guests can choose from 16 bars, inspired by different themes and inimitable in their wine and food selection, thus satisfying even the most sophisticated and demanding palates.

Dining

MSC Orchestra offers 2 main restaurants, L’Ibiscus and Villa Borghese. Each one boasts a top gastronomic selection thanks to the variety of dishes and the high quality of the foods, from choice Italian meats, scrupulously controlled, to fresh fruit. Every product is fresh and carefully handled, such as bread baked on board with the passion and knowledge of the most distinctive boulangerie. Dishes range from traditional and tasty Mediterranean fare, to the most refined international recipes. For a quick lunch choose La Piazzetta buffet restaurant offering the utmost quality and variety in Italian and international cuisine.

Speciality restaurant – Shangai

For something different and exciting, have a night out at our Shanghai Chinese Restaurant on Deck 7 Midship. Here you will experience the best of Chinese dishes from the spicy hot North (Szechuan) to the sizzling sweeter fare of the South (Cantonese), or if you prefer just a snack, try the mid-morning Dim Sum specialties from every region of China.

Facts

  • Gross Tonnage: 92,409
  • Number of passengers: 3.223
  • Crew members: About 1.054
  • Number of Cabins: 1.275, incl. 17 for guests with disabilities or reduced mobility
  • Length / Beam / Height: 293,80 m / 32,20 m / 59,64 m
  • Decks: 16, incl. 13 for guests
  • Maximum speed: 22,90 knots
  • Average speed: 18 knots
  • Environmental technology: Energy Saving and Monitoring System
DateCruiseShipDepartureReturnMin PriceSave up to*
20190406
06 Apr 19
22 Night South America CruiseMSC OrchestraBuenos AiresVenice$999,999Select
20190514
14 May 19
11 Night Europe - Northern CruiseMSC OrchestraHamburgHamburg$1,525Select
20190707
07 Jul 19
12 Night Europe - Northern CruiseMSC OrchestraHamburgHamburg$3,147Select
20190911
11 Sep 19
9 Night Europe - Northern CruiseMSC OrchestraHamburgBarcelona$999,999Select
20190615
15 Jun 19
12 Night Europe - Northern CruiseMSC OrchestraHamburgHamburg$2,696Select
20190831
31 Aug 19
11 Night Europe - Northern CruiseMSC OrchestraHamburgHamburg$2,129Select
20190911
11 Sep 19
11 Night Europe - Northern CruiseMSC OrchestraHamburgGenoa$2,187Select
20190719
19 Jul 19
11 Night Europe - Northern CruiseMSC OrchestraHamburgHamburg$2,129Select
20190605
05 Jun 19
10 Night Europe - Northern CruiseMSC OrchestraHamburgHamburg$1,745Select
20190911
11 Sep 19
10 Night Europe - Northern CruiseMSC OrchestraHamburgMarseille$1,582Select
20190525
25 May 19
11 Night Europe - Northern CruiseMSC OrchestraHamburgHamburg$2,907Select
20190503
03 May 19
11 Night Europe - Northern CruiseMSC OrchestraGenoaHamburg$1,688Select
20190810
10 Aug 19
21 Night Europe - Northern CruiseMSC OrchestraHamburgHamburg$4,302Select-13%
20190730
30 Jul 19
11 Night Europe - Northern CruiseMSC OrchestraHamburgHamburg$999,999Select
20190627
27 Jun 19
10 Night Europe - Northern CruiseMSC OrchestraHamburgHamburg$1,880Select
20190428
28 Apr 19
5 Night Mediterranean CruiseMSC OrchestraVeniceGenoa$1,475Select
20190922
22 Sep 19
4 Night Mediterranean CruiseMSC OrchestraGenoaGenoa$616Select
20190923
23 Sep 19
4 Night Mediterranean CruiseMSC OrchestraMarseilleMarseille$808Select
20191004
04 Oct 19
5 Night Mediterranean CruiseMSC OrchestraMarseilleMarseille$611Select
20190926
26 Sep 19
3 Night Mediterranean CruiseMSC OrchestraGenoaGenoa$452Select
20191008
08 Oct 19
4 Night Mediterranean CruiseMSC OrchestraGenoaGenoa$448Select
20191015
15 Oct 19
3 Night Mediterranean CruiseMSC OrchestraGenoaGenoa$342Select
20190925
25 Sep 19
3 Night Mediterranean CruiseMSC OrchestraBarcelonaBarcelona$524Select
20191007
07 Oct 19
4 Night Mediterranean CruiseMSC OrchestraBarcelonaBarcelona$736Select
20190930
30 Sep 19
4 Night Mediterranean CruiseMSC OrchestraMarseilleMarseille$438Select-75%
20190928
28 Sep 19
4 Night Mediterranean CruiseMSC OrchestraBarcelonaBarcelona$712Select
20190927
27 Sep 19
3 Night Mediterranean CruiseMSC OrchestraMarseilleMarseille$371Select
20191003
03 Oct 19
5 Night Mediterranean CruiseMSC OrchestraGenoaGenoa$611Select
20191002
02 Oct 19
5 Night Mediterranean CruiseMSC OrchestraBarcelonaBarcelona$764Select
20190929
29 Sep 19
4 Night Mediterranean CruiseMSC OrchestraGenoaGenoa$486Select-73%
20191012
12 Oct 19
3 Night Mediterranean CruiseMSC OrchestraGenoaGenoa$371Select
20190406
06 Apr 19
16 Night South America CruiseMSC OrchestraBuenos AiresBarcelona$999,999Select
20191018
18 Oct 19
29 Night Mediterranean CruiseMSC OrchestraGenoaDurban$3,179Select
20190406
06 Apr 19
18 Night South America CruiseMSC OrchestraBuenos AiresCivitavecchia (Rome)$999,999Select
20190422
22 Apr 19
6 Night South America CruiseMSC OrchestraBarcelonaVenice$999,999Select
20190922
22 Sep 19
3 Night Mediterranean CruiseMSC OrchestraGenoaBarcelona$604Select
20190922
22 Sep 19
1 Night Mediterranean CruiseMSC OrchestraGenoaMarseille$66Select
20191011
11 Oct 19
1 Night Mediterranean CruiseMSC OrchestraBarcelonaGenoa$66Select
20191009
09 Oct 19
3 Night Mediterranean CruiseMSC OrchestraMarseilleGenoa$479Select
20190921
21 Sep 19
2 Night Europe - Northern CruiseMSC OrchestraMarseilleMarseille$999,999Select
20190428
28 Apr 19
16 Night Mediterranean CruiseMSC OrchestraVeniceHamburg$999,999Select
20200418
18 Apr 20
25 Night Mediterranean CruiseMSC OrchestraDurbanVenice$2,517Select
20200131
31 Jan 20
3 Night Africa CruiseMSC OrchestraDurbanDurban$534Select
20191202
02 Dec 19
4 Night Africa CruiseMSC OrchestraDurbanDurban$999,999Select
20200127
27 Jan 20
4 Night Africa CruiseMSC OrchestraDurbanDurban$601Select
20200207
07 Feb 20
3 Night Africa CruiseMSC OrchestraDurbanDurban$457Select
20200124
24 Jan 20
3 Night Africa CruiseMSC OrchestraDurbanDurban$534Select
20191223
23 Dec 19
5 Night Africa CruiseMSC OrchestraDurbanDurban$976Select
20191228
28 Dec 19
11 Night Africa CruiseMSC OrchestraDurbanDurban$1,726Select
20200214
14 Feb 20
3 Night Africa CruiseMSC OrchestraDurbanDurban$457Select
20191220
20 Dec 19
3 Night Africa CruiseMSC OrchestraDurbanDurban$601Select
20191216
16 Dec 19
4 Night Africa CruiseMSC OrchestraDurbanDurban$678Select
20200117
17 Jan 20
4 Night Africa CruiseMSC OrchestraCape TownCape Town$999,999Select
20200112
12 Jan 20
5 Night Africa CruiseMSC OrchestraCape TownCape Town$999,999Select
20200401
01 Apr 20
4 Night Africa CruiseMSC OrchestraDurbanCape Town$601Select
20191213
13 Dec 19
3 Night Africa CruiseMSC OrchestraDurbanDurban$601Select
20200414
14 Apr 20
4 Night Africa CruiseMSC OrchestraCape TownDurban$601Select
20200309
09 Mar 20
4 Night Africa CruiseMSC OrchestraDurbanDurban$534Select
20191129
29 Nov 19
3 Night Africa CruiseMSC OrchestraDurbanDurban$999,999Select
20200210
10 Feb 20
4 Night Africa CruiseMSC OrchestraDurbanDurban$534Select
20200306
06 Mar 20
3 Night Africa CruiseMSC OrchestraDurbanDurban$534Select
20191124
24 Nov 19
5 Night Africa CruiseMSC OrchestraDurbanDurban$678Select
20191121
21 Nov 19
3 Night Africa CruiseMSC OrchestraDurbanDurban$534Select
20200302
02 Mar 20
4 Night Africa CruiseMSC OrchestraDurbanDurban$534Select
20200121
21 Jan 20
3 Night Africa CruiseMSC OrchestraCape TownDurban$534Select
20191206
06 Dec 19
3 Night Africa CruiseMSC OrchestraDurbanDurban$601Select
20200224
24 Feb 20
4 Night Africa CruiseMSC OrchestraDurbanDurban$534Select
20200108
08 Jan 20
4 Night Africa CruiseMSC OrchestraDurbanCape Town$534Select
20200221
21 Feb 20
3 Night Africa CruiseMSC OrchestraDurbanDurban$457Select
20200217
17 Feb 20
4 Night Africa CruiseMSC OrchestraDurbanDurban$534Select
20200327
27 Mar 20
5 Night Africa CruiseMSC OrchestraDurbanDurban$678Select
20200203
03 Feb 20
4 Night Africa CruiseMSC OrchestraDurbanDurban$534Select
20200313
13 Mar 20
3 Night Africa CruiseMSC OrchestraDurbanDurban$534Select
20191117
17 Nov 19
4 Night Africa CruiseMSC OrchestraDurbanDurban$534Select
20200410
10 Apr 20
4 Night Africa CruiseMSC OrchestraCape TownCape Town$678Select
20200316
16 Mar 20
4 Night Africa CruiseMSC OrchestraDurbanDurban$534Select
20191209
09 Dec 19
4 Night Africa CruiseMSC OrchestraDurbanDurban$678Select
20200323
23 Mar 20
4 Night Africa CruiseMSC OrchestraDurbanDurban$534Select
20200228
28 Feb 20
3 Night Africa CruiseMSC OrchestraDurbanDurban$457Select
20200320
20 Mar 20
3 Night Africa CruiseMSC OrchestraDurbanDurban$999,999Select
20200405
05 Apr 20
5 Night Africa CruiseMSC OrchestraCape TownCape Town$678Select
20200414
14 Apr 20
29 Night Mediterranean CruiseMSC OrchestraCape TownVenice$3,592Select