We partner with leading brands worldwide

msc partnerships

MSC has partnered the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) since 2009 with the "Get on Board for Children" initiative, impacting the lives of thousands of children and their families across the world. Discover more >
Since 2015, MSC Cruises has partnered Marevivo, an Italian marine conservation association that works worldwide for biodiversity conservation, sustainable development and marine protected areas. Discover More >
MSC is a proud partner of the Andrea Bocelli Foundation in its mission to empower people and communities, and supports ABF's life changing work in Haiti through the generous donations of guests on MSC Seaside. Discover More >
Cirque du Soleil
MSC Cruises has an exclusive 10-year partnership with the award-winning world leader in artistic entertainment, Cirque du Soleil. Guests have a choice of 8 unique shows on our Meraviglia class ships. Discover more >
The world's best-loved food show awaits you on the MSC Cruises fleet! Experience the adrenaline-fuelled creativity of an extraordinary on-board cooking competition for adults and junior guests. Discover more >
Carlo Cracco
Award-winning Italian Michelin-starred chef Carlo Cracco has created a constellation of signature dishes for MSC, plus a dedicated on-board Kids Entertainment activity called DOREMICHEF by Carlo Cracco.
Chef Roy Yamaguchi
Award-winning culinary pioneer and celebrity chef Roy Yamaguchi, famed for his visionary Pan-Asia cuisine, shares his inspiration and incredible flavours with guests in three exceptional venues on MSC Seaside.
Jean Philippe Maury
Jean-Philippe Maury, the French chocolatier crowned Best Pastry Chef in France, offers his exquisite creations to guests on MSC Meraviglia. Indulge in chocolates, crepes and gelato – all freshly made on board.
Jereme Leung
Acclaimed Chinese chef Jereme Leung is a pioneer of oriental fusion cuisine who conjures contemporary creations from traditional Chinese provincial classics. You can savour his succulent delicacies on MSC Splendida.
Ramón Freixa
Two-Michelin-starred Spanish chef Ramón Freixa has brought his award-winning cuisine to MSC since January 2017, delighting guests with visual and sensory surprises in which every dish reveals a secret history. Discover more >
Joe Bastianich
Italian-American restaurateur, author, TV personality and owner of 30 award-winning restaurants worldwide, Joe Bastianich has created two stunning signature fish dishes specially for MSC Seaside in 2018.
Slow Food pioneer Eataly partners us in delighting guests with freshly-prepared quality cuisine. Explore authentic Italian specialities in a choice of 4 different Eataly venues for Restaurant, Bistro, Steakhouse or Pizzeria dining. Discover more >
MSC's partnership with historic Italian chocolatier Venchi brings our guests exquisite gelato, hand made from 100% natural ingredients. MSC Seaside even has its own Chocolate Factory with full-height glass wall.
MSC Cruises and LEGO® have teamed up to design stimulating new play areas on our cruise ships. Kids from 3 to 11 love creating with the great selection of LEGO® bricks and equipment in our Mini & Juniors Clubs. Discover more >
MSC and Chicco, the leading global baby care brand, have come together to create the perfect on-board play experience and integrated baby care support for families with children under three. Discover more >
Thanks to this partnership, fitness lovers can work out to panoramic sea views, enjoying all the benefits of Technogym’s leading gym equipment, personalized fitness programmes and award-winning app. Discover more >
Jean Louis David
Our unique partnership with the legendary Parisian salon Jean Louis David offers guests a complete choice of exclusive hair styling and care services, all by fully-trained Jean Louis David experts.
MSC's partnership with Dorelan - an Italian family firm long renowned for top-quality beds, mattresses and pillows - brings you a sleep solution that pampers with exclusive comfort and deeply restorative rest. Discover more >

Airline travel

Guests who book a Fly & Cruise package enjoy seamless airport-to-seaport connections thanks to our top airline carrier partners

Air France
MSC Cruises has a global agreement with Air France-KLM, the leading European airline group for international traffic, providing MSC guests with outstandingly flexible, exclusive Fly&Cruise holiday packages.
Etihad Airways
Etihad, the acclaimed national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has been a strategic partner of MSC since 2016, offering exceptional winter Fly&Cruise packages to beautiful Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Oman.
MSC Cruises offers guests outstanding Fly&Cruise packages through its partnership with Emirates, voted the Best Airline in the World and Best Economy Class in the 2017 Trip Advisor Travellers’ Choice Awards.
Global technology leader Samsung has partnered MSC Cruises since 2016, providing innovative digital solutions in every area of our new smart cruise ships, from entertainment to medical equipment. Discover more >
École Hôtelière de Lausanne
Renowned as the world's premier hotel management school, MSC has partnered the École Hôtelière since 2015, supporting its exceptional quality standards with internships, recruitment and sponsorship.
Italian Merchant Marine Academy
The Accademia Italiana della Marina Mercantile in Liguria has been an MSC partner since 2017, ensuring crew members benefit from world standard pre-embarkation training and professional development.