November 2021

Picture an event where people from all over the world come to participate in the making of a new world, where cutting-edge technology meets traditional cuisine and sustainable innovation – all in the breathtaking setting of Dubai. Now, imagine sailing to this global happening onboard one of the largest, most modern and most environmentally-friendly vessels in our fleet. Sounds like the holiday of a lifetime!


This winter, MSC Virtuosa awaits you in Dubai to take you to Abu Dhabi, Sir Bani Yas, and Doha in Qatar, inviting you to discover the fascinating mix of tradition and modernity this region offers. To make the voyage even more special, you also have a golden opportunity to enjoy one of the most hotly anticipated events of the year, Expo 2020 Dubai, taking place in Dubai from October 1st 2021 to March 31st 2022.


This is the first World Expo to be held in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia region, and the first to be hosted by an Arab nation. Located in a newly-constructed area of over 400 hectares between Dubai and Abu Dhabi, the event will host over 200 pavilions showcasing the latest inventions and initiatives from all over the world, on the theme of “Connecting Minds. Creating the future”. It will all unfold around 3 main districts - Opportunity, Sustainability, and Mobility - with the aim of bringing the world together to showcase human brilliance and promote real solutions to global challenges.


Let the magical atmosphere of Dubai, Abu Dhabi & Qatar enchant you as the unique energy of Expo 2020 Dubai inspires you, and add this unique experience to the variety of unforgettable memories only an MSC cruise can offer.


Book your cruise now to discover a new world in the making onboard stunning MSC Virtuosa!