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MSC Cruises South America Cruises

See some of the most incredible landscapes in the world, along with wildlife and cultures that will leave you in awe with an MSC Cruises South America cruise. While at port in Buenos Aires, you can sample the legendary nightlife of the city, or spend a relaxing night shopping at the local market. In Rio de Janeiro, you can delve deep into the Brazilian rainforest by jeep, taking a wild expedition between the towering trees. Snorkel in the beautiful Pacific waters, or find local cuisine that will truly satisfy. Make some memories worth passing on—cruise to South America with MSC Cruises.


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Things to Do on a South America Cruise with MSC Cruises


Awe inspiring views, hip shaking dances and delightful culture are what to expect in South America. When cruising to South America with MSC Cruises, you can see Rio from the top of Sugar Loaf Mountain, learn about the roots of Pope Francis in Buenos Aires and visit vineyards in Uruguay.



MSC Cruises Cathedral of Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Buenos Aires, The City of Pope Francis (Buenos Aires, Argentina)
    In the summer of 2013, the people of Buenos Aires were amazed to find out that the new pope, Pope Francis, was elected from their very own city. You will get to visit the Metropolitan Cathedral and the Church of San Francisco, both big inspirations to the Pope because of their strong representation of the Catholic community. The tour will continue to the Pope’s home neighborhood of Flores and to his home church of San Jose de Flores. You’ll also have a chance to visit El Salvador School where he taught religion to students.




MSC Cruises Sugar Loaf Mountain in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Sugar Loaf (Rio De Janeiro, Brazil)
    On your way to Sugar Loaf, you’ll experience one of the largest stadiums in the world, Estadio do Maracanã, as well as the San Sebastian Cathedral. Travel by cable car to the top of Sugar Loaf Mountain for breathtaking views of the famous Guanabara Bay and the Christ the Redeemer Statue.




MSC Cruises Skyline of Sao Paulo, Brazil
  • Sao Paulo Tour (Santos, Brazil)
    Travel to the stunning city of São Paulo, where the winding roads of the plateau offer exciting scenery. You’ll reach the site of Brazil’s independence, Ipiranga Monument (aka the Monument to the Independence of Brazil). Additional highlights include the Municipal Theatre and the Metropolitan Cathedral. Lunch will be served at Esteio Grill and you’ll continue to tour Ibirapuera Park.




MSC Cruises colonial architecture of Pelourinho Salvador da Bahia Brazil
  • Grand Tour Salvador (Salvador-de-Bahia, Brazil)
    Journey to the Church of Bonfim and the Farol da Barar, the oldest military structure in Brazil, along with many other interesting landmarks of Salvador. As you continue your journey through the plateaued city, enjoy the view of the coastline to Campo Grande, Salvador’s historic center. The full tour will continue to the splendid Cathedral Square and City Square to see the Baroque Church of San Francisco.




MSC Cruises Paraty, Rio de Janeiro
  • Paraty (Ubatuba, Brazil)
    The historic churches, cobbled streets and neighboring waterfalls and islands of Paraty will leave you with breathtaking views and cultural knowledge of the town. The emerald-green sea turtles and historic buildings will keep your attention and will show you why Paraty is considered one of the most famous and charming towns.




MSC Cruises The Palacio Salvo in Montevideo, Uruguay
  • Montevideo and Juanico Vineyards (Montevideo, Uruguay)
    Begin your tour of the charming city of Montevideo with trips to 20th century architecture and historical sites across Montevideo. You’ll experience the first battleship of World War II and Stadium Centenário, home to soccer’s first World Cup. The Juanico Vineyards serve up a wide range of top quality white and red Uruguayan wines, including Chardonnay, Riesling and Merlot for your enjoyment.



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MSC Cruises South America Departure Ports

Learn more about the different departure ports for a South America cruise with MSC Cruises. Your MSC Cruises South America cruise could embark from any of the following cities:

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