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|Expected Passengers||1,976 to 2,371|
|Expected Space Ratio||28|
|Decks with cabins||5|
The MSC Lirica started sailing in 2003 . Former names: none. The MSC Lirica is registered in Panama City, Panama. The MSC Lirica has 988 cabins. 23 percent of the staterooms on board have balconies.
You can expect between 1976 to 2371 passengers on a typical sailing. This means that at the higher number (usually peak and holiday sailings) MSC Lirica has a space ratio of 27.7 . (A space ratio less than 33 means that you may find the ship crowded in areas. A space ratio greater than 39 means that there should be plenty of space for each passenger.) When this ship isn't sailing at capacity the space ratio can be as good as 33.2.
The MSC Lirica has 721 crew members on board. There are 3 passengers for every crew member on board. There are no self serve laundromats on this cruise ship.
There are 13 decks on this ship. The highest deck number is 13. The number of decks with passenger cabins is 5.
The following ships share the same class as this ship. This means the basic design and layout of the ship is the same. For the most part the cabins will be identical among these ships, but may be decorated differently.
2001 - MSC Armonia
2002 - MSC Sinfonia
2003 - MSC Lirica
2004 - MSC Opera
There are 4 special needs cabins on this ship. These cabins have been modified for accessibility purposes.
The ship last drydock was in Sep 2021.
Most modern cruise ships need to be dry docked for inspection, maintenance and class surveys every five years and once they reach 15 years of age they need to be dry docked at least twice within a five-year period. Dry docks typically last up to 14 days at a cost of up to $2 million per day and involve regular maintenance including hull cleaning, exterior painting of the structure, inspection of pipes, restoration of exterior deck flooring, and installation of enhanced HVAC filter systems
A 25-meter midsection containing new passenger and crew cabins and public areas was inserted in November 2015.
External Website - www.msccruises.com
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