Yesterday 25th April and due to bad weather on the Mediterranean, the newest ship of the MSC fleet, the MSC PREZIOSA visited the port of Palma de Mallorca.

The vessel arrived to Palma 12.18 am and left the port at 00.05

The ship was built in France by STX ship yard, the construction began on December 5th 2008 and ended on March 14th 2013.
40 days ago the MSC PREZIOSA was Delivered to the company and  it was baptized by Sofia Loren.

All the MSC ships fly the Panamenian flag.

The ship has a Gross tonnage(GT, the standard measure to compare ships and mainly used to calculate all their expenses and port costs/taxes)139.072, most likely due to its tonnage the biggest ship that calls Palma de Mallorca this year.


The vessel has 18decks and 5 pools and a pool slide of aprox 30 mtrs long.

MSC Preziosa mesures are 333,33mtrs long and max.wide 50,43mtrs

Msc Preziosa is equiped with Wait sile engines

The average water consume per day is 2750m3 water.


The MSC Preziosa carried 4147 passengers on board from 41 different nationalities.

The crew on board is composed by 1347 persons from 46 different countries.

The ship was coming from Italy and due to bad weather called in Mallorca, and the next port of call is Barcelona.

It was the 4th cruise using the new pier in Palma port.


Yesterday the ship used 10 busses for the shuttle service going from the pier to the Escollera in front of the cathedral area, and 15 tour buses.

If you are planning a cruise to Mallorca let us to help you with your shore excursions, the guides of Mallorca Private Tour Guides will be at your disposal to help you.

If you have any questions regarding what to see in Mallorca, please do not hesitate to contact us:

Let us guide you in shore excursions in Palma, you will discover with our professional tour guides the most beautiful places to visit, our history, traditions, gastronomy….so many things to enjoy and to discover, this hidden places normally not included on ships tours.

Enjoy Mallorca in another way, a personal service, a tailor made Tour, a professional licensed tour guide at your disposal, no rush just enjoy.

Mallorca Private Tour Guides team

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