MSC Cruises unveils summer 2026 Mediterranean itineraries

   May 24, 2024 ,   Cruise Industry

MSC Cruises caters to the ongoing allure of the Mediterranean by offering an extensive range of itineraries, allowing travelers to explore multiple captivating cities in the region for the ultimate summer getaway. 

Embarking on an MSC cruise this summer provides unparalleled convenience, allowing guests to unpack once and enjoy the treasures of the Western Mediterranean as the adventure unfolds.

From enticing itineraries and immersive shore excursions to a wealth of onboard amenities including international gourmet dining, award-winning facilities, and activities tailored for families and individuals of all ages, MSC Cruises guarantees enriching experiences for every guest.

From May to October, MSC's fleet of 9 vessels offers voyages visiting iconic destinations as well as off-the-beaten-path gems, blending relaxation, exploration, culture, and entertainment seamlessly.

Valencia Spain, entices with its vibrant port city charm, historical richness, and lively nightlife. Guests can explore cobblestone streets steeped in Spanish heritage, indulge in culinary delights like tapas and paella, and bask in the beauty of Playa de Las Arenas beach. MSC Fantasia and MSC Seaside offer 7-night itineraries departing from Valencia and Genoa, respectively.

Livorno Italy, a coastal gem in Tuscany, boasts historical marvels, fascinating museums, and mouthwatering seafood. From Livorno, travelers can easily visit Florence, the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance, or marvel at the iconic Leaning Tower of Pisa. MSC Fantasia and MSC Grandiosa offer 7-night itineraries departing from Livorno and Valencia, respectively.

Barcelona Spain, thrives during the summer months with its festivals, beaches, and cultural attractions. From world-class museums to the architectural wonders of Gaudí, Barcelona promises a vibrant experience. MSC Seaview and MSC World Europa offer 7-night itineraries departing from Barcelona and Genoa, respectively.

Palermo Sicily Italy, the capital of Sicily, blends Norman architecture, Baroque churches, and bustling markets. Exploring its labyrinthine streets reveals a rich tapestry of history and culture. MSC Seaside and MSC Grandiosa offer 7-night itineraries departing from Genoa and Livorno, respectively.

Ibiza Balearic Spain, renowned for its beauty and nightlife, offers more than just revelry. From the charming Ciutat d’Eivissa to the stunning views atop Montserrat, Ibiza captivates with its diverse offerings. MSC Musica and MSC Seaside offer 7-night itineraries departing from Civitavecchia and Genoa, respectively.

Cadiz Spain, the oldest city in Western Europe, boasts a rich cultural heritage, pristine beaches, and delectable cuisine. Nature enthusiasts will find solace in the nearby Donana National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. MSC Orchestra offers 10-night itineraries departing from Genoa that include a stop in Cadiz.

Naples Italy, a vibrant city on the southern coast, enchants with its historic treasures and proximity to Pompeii and the island of Capri. Guests can explore ancient ruins or bask in the beauty of the Amalfi Coast. MSC World Europa, MSC Grandiosa, and MSC Divina offer 7-night itineraries departing from Genoa, Livorno, and Civitavecchia, respectively.

Cannes France, epitomizes glamour and Mediterranean allure, boasting pristine beaches, upscale boutiques, and the renowned Cannes Film Festival. Exploring the city’s old town, Le Suquet, offers a glimpse into its rich history. MSC Musica and MSC Seaview offer 7-night itineraries departing from Civitavecchia and Barcelona, respectively.