MSC Cruise to South Queensferry - the gateway to Scotland
South Queensferry (also ‘Queensferry’) is situated just 10 miles from Edinburgh city centre, on the shores of the famous Firth of Forth. Named after an 11th century English princess, this pretty town is well positioned for day trips to Scotland’s ‘cultural capital’, Edinburgh (just 30 minutes away), and other historic highlights.
MSC cruise ships dock in Queensferry during the MSC Northern Europe and Nordic cruise itineraries, and guests travelling on our luxury MSC cruise liners will be keen to come ashore for a slice of sensational Scotland! Join us on an MSC excursion package, a great way to make the most of your holiday time and to guarantee the best deals on top sights.
Choose to experience ‘Royal Edinburgh’, comprising gorgeous Edinburgh Castle; a peek inside the lives of royalty as you board the Royal Yacht Britannia; a shop and a stroll along the Royal Mile; or a tour of Holyroodhouse, the Queen’s official residence in Scotland. Also accessible from Queensferry is Stirling Castle, an important military stronghold and royal palace. Any of these are sure to form a memorable part of your cruise vacation and provide many happy holiday memories
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