The Richest Historic and Cultural Heritage in the world
An MSC Italy cruise is among the most favourite of our guests as well as travellers the world over, and for good reason. Thanks to its limitless opportunities to connect with the natural beauty of both mountains and coastline, not to mention a history going back thousands of years, it offers a host of attractions and nothing short of a life-changing experience.
The Italy cruise 2023 - 2024 season is ready for booking, and we’ll give you all the reasons this should be at the top of your getaway list this year.
The historic and cultural heritage of Italy is among the richest in the world, and it has undoubtedly had a strong impact on the development of Western culture. Italy boasts the largest number of UNESCO world heritage sites of any country in the world, and it’s the country with the largest number of visitors per square metre.
Choose an MSC Italy Cruise and discover some of the country’s most artistic cities, such as Venice, with its hundreds of canals and a reputation as the most romantic city in the world. Or perhaps Rome is a must-have on your itinerary. Also known as the Eternal City, the once-capital of the Roman empire and, for centuries, the political and cultural capital of western civilization, has everything a history buff could ask for.
But let’s not forget the picturesque Tuscan countryside, with its vineyards and medieval hamlets, as well as Sardinia and Sicily, famous for their magnificent beaches and cosy, old-world towns.
Finally, and just as important, every Italy cruise destination provides visitors with a chance to taste the varied delights of the finest Italian culinary tradition. Do not miss the chance to taste an authentic pizza in Naples or a wonderful pasta dish in Rome this Italy cruise 2022-2023 season.
Cruises around Italy are an opportunity to enjoy a world of natural beauty and a range of gastronomic delights. Browse through all the extensive Italy cruise itineraries below and get ready to embark on the trip of your lifetime.
PortsYou can enjoy the Italy cruises 2023 - 2024 season from the convenience of any number of ports around the country.
Choose to start in one of the most important ports in the Mediterranean, Genoa, or begin your voyage on the steep cliffs of Ancona.
For a full selection of departure ports and Fly and Cruise options, click below.