MSC World America: christening, maiden voyage and highlights 2025

MSC World America: christening, maiden voyage and highlights 2025

March 18, 2024 - MSC Cruises, the world's third largest cruise line, is pleased to announce the christening of its newest flagship, MSC World America, on April 9, 2025.

This prestigious event will be celebrated at the state-of-the-art PortMiami terminal in Miami and demonstrates MSC Cruises' strong commitment to the North American market. The celebrations include not only the traditional crashing of a champagne bottle on the bow, but also a variety of glamorous onboard events showcasing the exclusive offerings of this newest cruise ship.

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MSC World America: christening, maiden voyage and highlights 2025


Unique christening ceremony and maiden voyage

Baptism guests will be among the first to enjoy this new cruise experience, including an overnight stay on the cruise line's private island, Ocean Cay MSC Marine Reserve. This highlight features a spectacular evening lighthouse show followed by a beach party, culminating in a day of island exploration and relaxation.

MSC World America: A new cruise experience

MSC World America presents itself as one of the largest and most innovative cruise ships in the world, with a capacity of up to 6.782 passengers, over 2.600 cabins and an impressive size that promises an unparalleled cruising experience. Standout features include:

  • A newly designed sundeck with 270 degree front views, exclusive Owner Suites with private sundecks and Jacuzzis, and Duplex Suites with private lounge areas and Jacuzzis.
  • More than 40.000 m² of public spaces and over 15.000 m² of outdoor deck space, offering a wide range of leisure and entertainment options.
  • A variety of dining options with a total of 13 restaurants, including six specialty restaurants with new concepts and four main restaurants offering global cuisine as well as American favorites.
  • Over 20 bars and lounges, including new concepts such as a Sports Bar, Comedy Club and The Gin Project, as well as a wide range of drinks and entertainment.
  • Impressive attractions include an 11-deck stainless steel dry slide, six pools, 14 hot tubs, an expansive water park and dedicated kids' clubs for all ages.
  • The MSC Yacht Club with luxurious suites, private lounge and restaurant area, private pool and sundeck as well as 24-hour concierge and butler service

Cruises following the baptism

After the christening, MSC World America will officially begin its first season on April 12, 2025. 7- and 14-night voyages are offered in the Eastern and Western Caribbean, including Puerto Plata in the Dominican Republic, San Juan in Puerto Rico, Costa Maya and Cozumel in Mexico, Isla de Roatan in Honduras and Ocean Cay MSC Marine Reserve call at the Bahamas.

Highlights of the MSC World America cruise:

  • Exclusive routes: The stunning 7 and 14-night itineraries in the Western and Eastern Caribbean depart from Miami.
  • Discover dream destinations: Visit enchanting places like the Bahamas, Dominican Republic, Mexico, Honduras and more.
  • Unique experiences: Swim with dolphins in Puerto Plata, explore the beauty of Costa Maya and Cozumel, and dive into the crystal clear waters of Ocean Cay MSC Marine Reserve.
  • Sustainability meets innovation: Experience an unparalleled cruise experience that combines sustainability with the latest technology.
  • Futuristic design: Be amazed by MSC World America's innovative design, World Promenade with breathtaking views and award-winning family activities.
  • Endless Entertainment: Enjoy a wide range of entertainment options, from MSC SportPlex to Luna Park Arena, and discover a diverse selection of restaurants.

Take advantage of this unique opportunity to be one of the first to experience this innovative and spectacular event Cruises in the Caribbean with the MSC World America to experience.