There are 53 stunning destinations across 33 countries, including an enhanced Asian offering MSC 2021 World Cruise. Picture: MSC/Instagram.

MSC Cruises opened sales for the 2021 World Cruise, a follow-on to the sold-out 2019 and nearly sold-out 2020 MSC World Cruises. The 119-day journey around the globe will depart on January 5, 2021. With an all-new itinerary featuring a significant focus on unique Asian destinations, the 2021 World Cruise has been designed to allow guests to really discover some of the region’s most inspiring destinations and more.

Gianni Onorato, MSC Cruises’ CEO, said the cruise features one of their most charming ships, MSC Poesia.

“At MSC Cruises, each time we bring a new itinerary to our guests we are committed to making it part of a unique and unforgettable holiday experience. Our newest World Cruise itinerary for 2021 will offer guests not only an incredible number of different destinations and overnight stays in iconic cities, but a rich array of on-board entertainment and music, enrichment activities as well as dining experiences that are sure to make this a voyage of discovery both while on board and ashore," said Onorato.

Among the destinations include Sydney, Australia, Honolulu, USA, San Francisco, Hong Kong, Vietnam, Oman, Jordan (Petra) and the Mediterranean.

The highlight on board include Zen Garden, authentic Japanese Sushi bar and opulent MSC Aurea Spa wellness centre with steam room, sauna and spa. For the more active, there is even a basketball and tennis court, shuffleboard, state-of-the-art gym and mini golf area. There is also 3 swimming pools, 4 whirlpools and a giant poolside cinema screen, to name only some of the features of MSC Poesia.