MSC Cruises latest new cruise ship, the 154,000 gross tonne MSC Seaview was delivered to the cruise line on 04 June 2018. The ship is the third new ship to join the MSC Cruises fleet in the last twelve months.
The christening ceremony for MSC Seaview took place in Genoa, Italy on 09 June 2018. The innovative new ship was christened by Godmother, 83-year old Sophia Loren.
The 5,179-passenger MSC Seaview is the second cruise ship in MSC Cruises new Seaside-Class of prototype cruise ships and will become the fifteenth ship in the fleet when it officially launches.
MSC Seaview will offer cruises around the Western Mediterranean before the ship repositions to Brazil in December 2018.
The new ship features a unique design, bringing guests closer to the sea and allowing them to make the most of warmer weather. The ships feature many spacious outdoor spaces, including a wraparound promenade deck.
Passenger amenities on board include various bars, lounges and restaurants, an aqua park with 5 water slides as well as the longest zip line at sea.