Where is MSC Opera right now?

West Mediterranean
The current position of MSC OPERA is at West Mediterranean (coordinates 40.83147 N / 14.2963 E) reported 9 mins ago by AIS. The vessel is sailing at a speed of 0.1 knots.

Who owns MSC Opera cruise ship?

MSC Cruises
MSC Opera

Owner MSC Cruises
Operator MSC Cruises
Port of registry Panama City, Panama
Builder Chantiers de l’Atlantique, St. Nazaire, France

What is there to do on the MSC Opera?

There are plenty of options for fitness and fun on board, with a double pool complex complete with whirlpool baths, a gym, power walking track, minigolf, shuffleboard, sauna, Turkish bath and the MSC Aurea Spa wellness centre offering superb massages.

Why did MSC Opera crash?

The accident happened on June 2, 2019, as the MSC Opera was approaching the cruise terminal after having made its scenic sail into the port past the famed St. Mark’s Square and sights of Venice. Experts testifying in the case alleged several mistakes by the ship’s crew that led to the accident.

Has MSC Opera been refurbished?

MSC Cruises spent more than $200 million on Opera and the rest of the Mistral class during a two-year refurbishment program in 2014–2015 that saw a nearly 80-foot-long section sandwiched into the middle of each ship. The “stretching” procedure added nearly 200 more cabins — 94 of which have balconies.

How many decks does MSC Opera have?

13 decks
The boat has 13 decks (9 passenger-accessible, 5 with cabins), 4 restaurants, 10 lounges/bars, 2 swimming pools, 2 Jacuzzis (outdoor whirlpool hot tubs), 9 elevators. MSC Opera decks are named after famous Italian operas.

Do you pay for entertainment on a cruise?

Entertainment. Most entertainment on your cruise is included with your fare. Live music, production shows, karaoke, concerts, in-room television programming (minus pay-per-view) and game shows are just some of what you expect to enjoy for no extra cost.

What MSC ship is best?

  • #1. MSC Bellissima. MSC Cruises. #1 in Best MSC Cruises.
  • #2. MSC Seaside. MSC Cruises. #2 in Best MSC Cruises (tie)
  • #2. MSC Meraviglia. MSC Cruises. #2 in Best MSC Cruises (tie)
  • #4. MSC Seaview. MSC Cruises.
  • #5. MSC Sinfonia. MSC Cruises.
  • #5. MSC Divina. MSC Cruises.
  • #7. MSC Splendida. MSC Cruises.
  • #7. MSC Preziosa. MSC Cruises.

What makes MSC Opera a good cruise ship?

A refined style, precious materials and attention to detail make MSC Opera a cruise ship that really is something to sing about! Built along more classic lines than her sisters in the Musica and Fantasia classes, making a special atmosphere onboard while enabling you to visit those destinations that are inaccessible to larger vessels.

Is there a MSC Opera in South Africa?

The Opera was the only ship cruising South Africa’s shores in the 2014/2015 season, when the MSC Sinfonia took a year’s sabbatical from SA’s shores, while she was being lengthened. MSC are the 1st major cruise operator to base a ship in Havana, Cuba – the Opera was there until April 2016.

Is there a bar on the MSC Opera?

On MSC Opera, there’s a bar or lounge to suit every mood and every moment. So when you feel like a mid-morning cappuccino, a refreshing fruit smoothie while you sunbathe, a glass of wine or a late-night cocktail, you won’t have far to go.

Where does MSC Opera cruise ship dock in Cuba?

MSC are the 1st major cruise operator to base a ship in Havana, Cuba – the Opera was there until April 2016. Thereafter, she plied the shores internationally in Europe from April 2016.