The world's 4th-largest passenger liner docked in NYC New York on October 7. MSC Cruises' ship Meraviglia berthed at the north end of Pier 88 (Manhattan Cruise Terminal) in the early hours of Monday.
The mega-liner has passenger capacity 4500+ and started its North American program with 3 voyages from homeport NYC - 2 to Canada and New England and one relocation voyage (RepositionCruises.com) to its Caribbean homeport Miami Florida. The repositioning cruise departure from NYC is on October 28.
The luxury MSC cruise vessel will also boast the distinction of being the first cruise liner to call on Ocean Cay MSC Marine Reserve, the company's private island destination in the Bahamas due to open on November 9, 2019.