Opulent and magnificent - get ready for a new class of luxury liner unlike any other. MSC Magnifica is the latest Musica-class luxury cruise ship from MSC Cruises. After a stunning christening ceremony in Hamburg, the stunning MSC Magnifica cruise ship came into service in March 2010, offering a whole host of exciting travel destinations. A revolutionary and groundbreaking cruise ship, MSC Magnifica marries extraordinary comfort with pioneering design and technology to offer outstanding energy efficiency and environmental performance. The MSC Magnifica ship carries 2,500 passengers and most can enjoy the luxury of a sea-facing cabin with balcony. Lucky guests on MSC Magnifica are expertly looked after by a 1,000-strong crew, enjoying the best of modern style as they embark on their chosen voyage. At the heart of MSC Magnifica is a lush haven of tranquillity, the luxurious MSC Aurea Spa. This sumptuous wellness centre offers a myriad of relaxation options from saunas and Turkish baths to a fitness centre, beauty salon, Thalassotherapy room, relaxation area and massage rooms. Why not give in to the magic of an authentic Balinese massage from professional masseurs? Recreation options onboard MSC Magnifica are endless. Soak up the sun in the solarium or choose from 3 swimming pools, one under the ingenious Magrodome retractable roof - perfect for winter cruising. Anyone for tennis - or basketball for that matter, not to mention jogging! MSC Magnifica boasts all the fine dining and entertainment amenities you would expect on a superior luxury cruise ship, and much more besides. With a choice of 5 restaurants, numerous bars, an internet cafe and cigar lounge - not forgetting the plush 1,200-seat theatre, cinema, casino and disco - the MSC Magnifica truly lives up to her Italian name - magnificent! MSC Magnifica features Eastern and Western Mediterranean cruises, Transatlantic cruises and North Europe cruises. View our special cruise deals on affordable family vacations on MSC Magnifica where kids cruise free!