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 MSC Lirica

Launched in March of 2003, MSC's new Lirica adds a new dimension to the MSC fleet.

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 Professional Reviews

Tom Ogg

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0000-00-00South and Central America

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56users found this review helpful.
Tom Ogg

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0000-00-00Southern Caribbean

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40users found this review helpful.

 User Reviews

  • Name Age # of Cruises Desitination
  • David Wright

    68 35 Western Caribbean

    I love cruising, and as my wife has limited mobility, it is the one holiday we collectively enjoy. We were more or less convinced into taking our MSC cruise by a travel agent who promised...read more

    20 users found this review helpful.
  • Allan Row

    71 12 Deep Western Caribbean

    My wife and I joined MSC Lirica in Port Everglades on January 13th 2005 and were very impressed with the ship. The ship is beautiful and our suite on deck 10 was superb with a bathroom...read more

    9 users found this review helpful.
  • George Morris

    60's 30 Southern Caribbean

    It ain't Carnival but it ain't Holland America either. This is a wonderful ship with a wonderful staff but it isn't quite tuned to what American cruisers are used to. Think of it as a...read more

    24 users found this review helpful.
  • David A Landry

    54 29 Southern Caribbean

    “We are very proud of the record of excellence that the MSC Lirica and MSC Opera have established in their inaugural Caribbean seasons,” says Richard E. Sasso, president and CEO of MSC...read more

    7 users found this review helpful.
  • Cynthia Gawronski

    31 1 Eastern Caribbean

    I went on my first cruise with MSC. This was the worst experience ever. My husband and I went on a vacation without our daughter and had no expectations since it was our first cruise and just...read more

    9 users found this review helpful.
  • Melinda Kazmer

    60 27 Eastern Caribbean

    What a great time we had on this beautiful two year old ship! MSC was a different experience for us and we loved it! I warn you now that this review will be long since everything I had read prior...read more

    9 users found this review helpful.
  • Al

    54 5 Panama Canal

    • The ship was very nice and very clean • The staff was pretty good, sometimes excellent, our waiter (Agung), helper (Budy) and supervisor (Ivan) were excellent. • The animation team...read more

    5 users found this review helpful.
  • Joan Dann

    48 10 Panama Canal / Western Caribbean

    We sailed the MSC Lirica (Mediterranean Shipping Cruises) for their 11 night Deep Caribbean on March 31st and absolutely loved it ! (My husband Dennis and I....our two teenagers---one boy 16, one...read more

    9 users found this review helpful.
  • Jeff

    58 9 Eastern/Southern Caribbean

    Embarkation Port Everglades, Fort Lauderdale Access road construction is complete at the FLL airport easing traffic congestion. The new construction helps immensely. We routinely fly in,...read more

    8 users found this review helpful.
  • Donna Sherf

    70's 20+ Eastern/Southern Caribbean

    MSC had an offer almost to good to be true! An 11-night cruise on the Lirica over the holidays. Adults, regular price and 3rd or 4th person in cabin "Free"! However, 3rd and 4th were responsible...read more

    1 users found this review helpful.
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Ship Summary
  • Operator:Mediterranean Shipping Cruises
  • Capacity (double occupancy):1530
  • Builder:Chantiers de l'Atlantique (France)
  • Full Capacity:2183
  • Inaugurated:2003
  • Space Ratio:36.9 / 26.6
  • Gross Tonnage:58,600gt
  • Crew:760
  • Length:824.3 ft. / 251.25 m