A Huge Thank You to our Healthcare Heroes

A Huge Thank You to our Healthcare Heroes

To you on the frontline during this COVID-19 crisis.

You, who have risked your own lives to save ours, worked overtime and made sacrifices for others, you, more than anyone else, deserve a gift.


As a way of saying “thank you” for your on-going contribution, MSC Cruises is extending our offer up to 50% discount on the cruise fare to all healthcare workers and their families, as soon as they are ready for a well-deserved vacation. 

Our healthcare workers ‘Thank you’ offer has been extended for all new bookings confirmed up to March 31, 2022 for any cruise departing up to December 31, 2022* and is subject to availability at the time of reservation. 


To book just call your local MSC Call Centre or visit your travel agent.


ELIGIBLE for the promo

- All Doctors/Nurses/Front line and back office workers employed in the Hospital facilities (eg. Hospital/clinics/Covid-19 centers), who have been directly or indirectly impacted by the Covid Emergency
- Other related jobs to Hospital services (e.g. Cleaning service staff) only if directly hired by the Hospitals, not from private companies
- Family Doctors

- Firefighters

- Pharmacists operating during the pandemic

- Private Doctors and medical figures not employed in hospital facilities ONLY IF their specialization is directly related to COVID-19 diseases (eg. Doctors specialized in pneumology, virologists)
- Healthcare Volunteers (Ambulance, Social services) who offered their support during the Covid-19 emergency
- Retired doctors who were called back to service to give support during the pandemic
- Research Laboratories employees only if they specifically perform COVID-19 tests

It is mandatory to provide a certification which can prove to be eligible for the promo.

Valid proof of service has to be sent at the moment of the booking: copy of the ID card of the company/hospital where the passenger is employed, certificate or other official identification. Proof of service has to be brought also at embarkation


NOT ELIGIBLE for the promo

- Private Doctors/medical staff not employed with hospital facilities and whose specialization are not directly related to Covid-19 (e.g. dentists, orthopedics, dermatologists etc)
- Any other jobs related to Hospital activities but hired by private companies (such as private cleaning services company, securities or external suppliers)
- Retired medical staff
- Researchers working in laboratories which perform general medical examinations

Terms & Conditions:
- Booking validity: the offer is valid for all new bookings made from 31/08/2020 to 31/03/2022; the offer is not retroactive;
- The offer is valid for all cruises departing up to 31 December 2022 (WORLD CRUISES excluded) and it is subject to availability at the moment of the reservation;
- The offer is available for all markets allowed to travel;
- Discount is per cabin and applicable to the cruise portion only;
- Discount can be cumulated to the promo rates and MSC Club discount, it cannot be combined with brochure promo targets and group rates;
- The discount is valid also for FCC holders only in case the new booking is made between 31/08/2020 and 31/03/2022; for bookings already made it is not applicable;
- The Health worker has to be part of the reservation, otherwise the discount may not be applied (example: we don’t grant discount to a doctor’s son if the doctor himself is not travelling);
- If two or more staterooms are booked, the discount will be applied only to the stateroom the Health worker occupies;
- the same Health worker may book even more that one cruise, but he/she needs to be personally travelling;
- In case of single staterooms, standard single supplement will apply;