28 MSC Lirica Tips


May 23, 2015

If you are planning to take the "Night out in Mykonos" excursion you should know that there will be smoking inside the restaurant. If we had know this we would not have taken this excursion. Our night was ruined by the smoking. We couldn't even eat for all the smoke. Disgusting!

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Jun 01, 2018

Make sure to register a credit card for on-board purchases and mandatory tipping charges while on board to avoid being denied disembarkation for balance due. Also, make sure your cell phone is in airplane mode to avoid $5..99 per minute charge for calls from on-board cell service!!

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Aug 10, 2018

Bring magnets to have the daily itinerary available to all. I forgot mine this time, so used my packing tape that I had on liquids to post it on the wall -- and it worked!

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Sep 25, 2018

Stay away from the buffet if you can. Same food EVERY day and lots of choke points that make you feel very crowded.

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Nov 02, 2018

remember the safe is behind the mirror A general Tip for all Cruises remember to pack a 2 way plug extension as you can then use the sockets for the table lamps to charge your phones by the bed

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Mar 04, 2019

Don't expect a wide selection of food or even tasty food. Go for the itinerary. I actually think I lost weight on this trip.

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Aug 04, 2019

Great for kids. But don't fall for MSC's attempt to get you to book tickets on their extortionate transfer buses from the pier to the town (eg Chania and Bari).

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Dec 29, 2019

We stayed on deck 12 to be right outside of the jogging track, but the best part was we could step out every evening to the pool area where there was always a party happening.

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