Stretching over 100,000 square miles of sparkling ocean, the islands of The Bahamas are an ecological wonder, boasting the clearest water on earth with sunny skies and eclectic marine life. This area of the Atlantic is made up of 700 stunning islands and more than 2,000 breathtaking rocks and cays.
Explore the magnificent views of Nassau, Paradise Island, and the greater Bahamas from the top of Queen’s Staircase at Fort Fincastle or shop along Bay Street and Straw Market. Discover the underwater kingdom that is Athol Island. Better yet, every Bahamas cruise features Ocean Cay MSC Marine Reserve – our exclusive private island, awarded “Best New Cruise Destination” by The Points Guy Editors’ Choice Awards 2020 and “#1 Best New Private Island”, according to Porthole Magazine Readers’ Choice Awards 2020. OceanCay MSC Marine Reserve isonly available to MSC Cruises guests, with over 2 miles to spread out and relax, making it feel like your own private island.
You’ll enjoy a full day, or two, on Ocean Cay, where guests can soak up the Bahamian sun on one of our pristine beaches, rent a private and socially distance cabana, or book a spa treatment at our oceanside spa. Experience unique activities like Glow Paddle Boarding in our lagoon, or a sunset picnic on the beach while watching the sky paint unimaginable sunsets. The best part? With a dedicated pier, our island allows guests to come and go on the ship as please. Enjoy the daytime island activities, head back on board to freshen up and have a delicious dinner in one of our specialty restaurants and then exit back on to the island for evening entertainment, including a magnificent lighthouse show and beach fire pits.
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