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A refined style, precious materials and attention to detail make MSC Opera a cruise ship that really is something to sing about! Built along more classic lines than her sisters in the Musica and Fantasia classes, making a special atmosphere onboard while enabling you to visit those destinations that are inaccessible to larger vessels.


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Whether you are trying your luck in the Med Pearl Casino, relaxing in the La Cabala Piano Bar, dancing in the Byblos Disco, enjoying a show in the Teatro dell’ Opera, or browsing in the new walk-through shopping area, there’s never a dull moment on board.


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Family & Kids

We’ve teamed up with expert partners like Chicco, LEGO® and Namco® to create a series of superb new play areas for kids of all ages, including an exciting spray park, while teenagers can enjoy virtual reality gaming and their own exclusive clubs.

Family & Kids

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Fitness and Relaxation

There are plenty of options for fitness and fun on board, with a double pool complex complete with whirlpool baths, a gym, power walking track, minigolf, shuffleboard, sauna, Turkish bath and the MSC Aurea Spa wellness center offering superb massages.

Fitness and Relaxation

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stateroomS & SUITES

Choose from a wide variety of accommodations including stateroom for families, suites and balcony staterooms.


Choose from a superb selection of leisure and entertainment options throughout each day and night of your cruise. From watching spectacular shows or playing video games to shopping or working out, you’ll always be able to find the ideal activity to satisfy your desire.

RestaurantS & BUFFET

The gourmet dining onboard is out of this world, offering an ever-changing array of Mediterranean and international specialties,
not forgetting authentic Italian pizza, freshly prepared from the finest ingredients to delight your palate.

Bars & Lounges

On MSC Opera, there’s a bar or lounge to suit every mood and every moment. So when you feel like a mid-morning cappuccino, a refreshing fruit smoothie while you sunbathe, a glass of wine or a late-night cocktail, you won’t have far to go.


Use the deck plans to select your ideal stateroom. The plan allows you to pinpoint the locations, while the colors distinguish the stateroom category.
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MSC Cruises bella Bella
  • Interior
  • Outside with partial view
  • Balcony
MSC Cruises fantastica Fantastica experience
  • Interior
  • Ocean View
  • Balcony
  • Stateroom for Families**
MSC Cruises aurea Aurea
  • Ocean View
  • Balcony
  • Suite

Key Legend

  • MSC Cruises 3rd and 4th beds are bunks 3rd and 4th bed are pullmans
  • MSC Cruises 3rd bed is a bunk bed 3rd bed is a pullman bed
  • MSC Cruises connecting cabins Connecting cabins
  • MSC Cruises cabin for people with disabilities Cabin for people with disabilities
  • MSC Cruises sofa bed Sofa bed

* The ship offers many family cabins which are the combination of 2 connected cabins.
• All cabins have one double bed convertible to two single beds, except in cabins for guests with disabilities or reduced mobility (H).
• 3rd and 4th beds available in all categories except for Outside with Partial View Bella and Balcony Bella.

In numbers

  • Gross tonnage: 65,591 tons
  • Number of passengers: 2,579
  • Crew members: 721
  • Number of staterooms: 1,071, incl. 5 accessible staterooms
  • Length / Beam / Height: 902 ft. / 94 ft. / 177 ft.
  • Maximum speed: 20,3 knots