MSC Bellissima

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    MSC Bellissima (MSC Cruises)

    Overview

    MSC Bellissima is joining her sister ship MSC Meraviglia as the second ship in the Meraviglia-class. She will also feature the popular 80m LED domed ceiling and Cirque du Soleil at Sea.

    Her Maiden Voyage starts in Southampton on 4th March 2019.

    Trivia

    MSC Bellissima is the first MSC Cruises ship to be christened in the UK. The naming ceremony will take place in Southampton on the 2nd March 2019.

    Ship info

    Cruise Line:MSC Cruises
    Status:Under construction
    Ship size:Large Resort Ship
    Ship class:Meraviglia
    Sister ships:
    Passengers:4,500
    Staterooms:2,244
    Total crew:1,540
    Ship length:315.0 m
    Ship beam:43.0 m
    Ship draft:8.8 m
    Tonnage:171,598
    No. of decks:15
    Elevators:16
    Service speed:21.8 knots
    Onboard currency:Euro
    Registry port:Valletta (Malta)
    IMO number:0
    Call sign:
     

    Build details

    Shipyard:
    Build date:November 2016
    Build cost:Approx $1 billion USD
    Entered service:March 2019