Happy New Year from MSC Cruises Australia and NZ

New Year’s Eve with MSC Cruises

The entire team at MSC Cruises wishes you a very happy New Year. 2016 has been a colourful year of ups and downs in the world. Current cruise passengers are welcoming in the New Year aboard MSC Cruises ships. We will say farewell to the year that was 2016, and say hello to a shiny new 2017.

NYE in the Arabian Peninsula

MSC Fantasia will be embarking from Dubai UAE, on 31st December. Passengers will celebrate NYE with a cruise around the United Arab Emirates and Oman. MSC Fantasia will also embark on New Year’s Day in the stunning city of Abu Dhabi, starting 2017 in this amazing destination.

Fabulous Fireworks in Rio

MSC Preziosa’s clients will light up with delight,as the ship welcomes 2017 on the 31st December 2016, in the fabulous city of Rio de Janerio in South America. Imagine the sights and sounds that will delight in this fascinating city, during New Year’s Eve day, before watching the celebrations on board that evening. New Year’s Day will be a relaxing time at sea, to welcome in the New Year, before enjoying Salvador on Brazil’s west coast on the 2nd January 2017. 

Cuban Celebration

MSC Opera will start cruising from Cozumel, Mexico, on 30th December 2016. Travelers will be amazed to celebrate New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day in the stunning city of Havana, Cuba. Taking time to explore this fascinating city is a memorable way to start 2017. From there the ship will discover Jamaica and the Cayman Islands to round off a sensational New Year cruise.

MSC Poesia will begin a cruise from Fort de France, Martinique, on 31st December 2016. This port sees warm weather at the shore of the Caribbean Sea. An interesting itinerary will include Martinique, Guadeloupe, St. Maarten, Virgin Islands (British), Dominican Republic, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Antigua and Barbuda. The ship will allow guests to explore the city of Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe, on 1st January 2017 for the beginning of the year.

New Year Cruising in the Mediterranean

MSC Splendida will close 2016 with a spectacular evening, in the lovely port city of Marseille in France. She will then make her way overnight, to enjoy the first day of 2017 in the elegant Italian city of Genoa – only one hour by train to Milan. Then 2017 continues with the 2nd January 2017, discovering Civitavecchia in Italy, before heading to Sicily and the charming port of Palermo. There will be time to relax at sea, before the beautiful port of Barcelona on the 6th January 2017. These are the delights of this Mediterranean New Year’s Eve cruise in Italy.

These cruises are great ways to welcome in the New Year. Then think ahead, as 2018 will be on the horizon. These destinations and cruises sell out as fast as fireworks.

Happy 2017 from MSC

Fireworks and New Year's Eve celebrations with MSC Cruises

Happy New Year from MSC Cruises