Jun 10. Looks like there’s major demand for Mediterranean cruises this summer. MSC Cruises just announced that MSC Bellissima will be positioned in the Med this summer to meet what it calls an “overwhelming” demand from consumers for its cruise vacations. Starting Saturday, July 9, 2022, MSC Bellissima will offer seven-night sailings from Valencia and Barcelona/Tarragona, Spain and the Italian ports of Genoa, Livorno and Naples
The itinerary is designed with longer stays in Valencia to enable guests to visit Madrid, as well as extended calls at Barcelona/Tarragona and Genoa. This summer and fall, MSC Cruises will have a record-breaking 15 ships deployed in the Eastern and Western Mediterranean. Sales for these MSC Bellissima departures will open in the coming days.
MSC Bellissima is a Meraviglia class ship that launched in 2019 with 12 dining venues, including French specialty restaurant L’Atelier Bistrot, and more than 20 bars and lounges. The ship also features pastry chef Jean-Philippe Maury’s Chocolate & Café, which is dedicated entirely to unique and elegant chocolate creations and is sure to please anyone with a sweet tooth. The vessel also has kids’ activities and services from partners LEGO Group and Chicco with a dedicated family deck area; exclusive shows in The Carousel Lounge, an intimate and state-of-the art venue that allows performers to combine acrobatics, dance and music into a multi-sensory entertainment experience; the MSC Yacht Club with private facilities, luxurious accommodations spanning three decks, and butler service round-the-clock; an LED Sky Screen at Sea at stretching more than 260 feet over a 314-foot Mediterranean-style promenade that forms the social hub of the ship; comfortable and innovative accommodations to meet every need, with 10 dferent types of staterooms to choose from.