MSC Cruises To Send Ship To Australia In 2015

MSC Cruises has announced the MSC Orchestra will become the first ship in their fleet to go “down under.”

The MSC Orchestra will make the line’s inaugural call in Australia during a special 33 night Indian Ocean sailing in 2015. Departing on February 21, 2015 from Dubai, the ship will call in India, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, and Indonesia before arriving in Australia. The MSC Orchestra will then proceed to call in Cairns, Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide before disembarking in Fremantle on March 26, 2015. Highlight ports of call throughout the sailing include Mumbai, an overnight call in Singapore, Phuket, Sydney, and Melbourne. 

“We are so excited to be sharing this ‘first’ for the company and know our Australian clients will welcome this long anticipated announcement,” said Lynne Clarke Managing Directory MSC Cruises Australia.

The MSC Orchestra’s 33 night sailing to Fremantle will mark the first time one of the line’s ships have sailed to Australia.



Mike Faust

Mike Faust is an avid world traveler, often found traversing city streets in Asia and Europe rather than his home city of Boca Raton. Mike has touched down in 39 countries, set sail on 35 cruises, and flown over 400,000 lifetime miles.