MSC Group welcomes cruise ship MSC Meraviglia to its fleet

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MSC Group has welcomed its new giant, the 171,598-ton MSC Meraviglia Cruise Ship, during the Christening event on 3rd June in Le Havre. The event featured entertainment from acclaimed performers in the company of numerous international stars, authorities and global media.

MSC Group welcomes cruise ship MSC Meraviglia to its fleet
Caption: MSC cruise ship MSC Meraviglia - Image courtesy of MSC Cruises

MSC Godmother Sophia Loren has sliced the blue ribbon to celebrate the event among 2000 invited guests. The well-known French artist and actor Patrick Bruel, followed by French pop group Kids United has introduced the evening. Later on, Gad Elmaleh, a famous comedian, put the fire on stage before welcoming a fusillade of fireworks though Le Havre.

 Caption:Sophia Loren, the Godmother of MSC Meraviglia speaking at the christening ceremony

About MSC Meraviglia:

MSC MERAVIGLIA is packed with extraordinary features that offer the perfect experience at sea in every season. It will be able to dock at any cruise port around the world, expanding your choice of itineraries and destinations: a huge added bonus for any traveler.

In addition, MSC organised guided tours on board the containership MSC Nerissa; an opportunity for the guests to discover the world of shipping.

About MSC MERAVIGLIA:

MSC MERAVIGLIA is packed with extraordinary features that offer the perfect experience at sea in every season. It will be able to dock at any cruise port around the world, expanding your choice of itineraries and destinations: a huge added bonus for any traveler.

Source: MSC Group