Your Abu Dhabi Grand Prix & Emirates Experience Package

Abu Dhabi Grand Prix & Emirates Experience

MSC Cruises


  12 Nights

  Africa & Middle East

  MSC Cruises


Are you a Formula 1® enthusiast seeking a Motorsport experience like no other at the FORMULA 1® ETIHAD AIRWAYS ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX 2023?

MSC Cruises and Formula 1® have combined efforts to bring you exclusive, all-in-one hospitality packages. From 23 to 27 November, MSC Virtuosa will be docked in Abu Dhabi Port for the must-see F1® event!

Live the thrills of Formula 1® racing in style: choose your hospitality package today for a memorable Grand Prix™ experience in Abu Dhabi!

MSC Virtuosa is a perfect base for your F1® weekend in Abu Dhabi. Docked close to Yas Marina Circuit, free transfers to the tracks are included in all F1® packages. Regarding your onboard accommodation, the ship has a wide choice to suit all needs from elegant cabins to deluxe suites.

MSC Cruises’ half-board dining option comes as standard, with breakfast and dinner included.

You will be immersed in all the delights of F1® away from the Grand Prix™ too! The atmosphere on board will mirror the excitement at the circuit! Experience a full programme of themed activities. You will be spoiled with a fantastic variety of restaurants, bars, leisure activities, kids clubs and entertainment.

Your Fly, Stay & Cruise Package Includes:

  • $2000 flight credit per person
  • 4 night Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2023 - Cabin Only Package 
  • Includes accommodation onboard MSC Virtuosa, transfers to Yas Marina Circuit, select dining plus more
  • 5 night Emirates cruise onboard MSC Virtuosa, Abu Dhabi to Dubai
  • All onboard meals in complimentary dining venues & selected non-alcoholic beverages
  • A wide range of onboard activities & entertainment
  • 3 nights 4-star accommodation in Dubai with breakfast
  • Desert Safari, Dune Bashing & BBQ Dinner – Premium Camp
  • Ferrari World - Ticket with Transfers
  • Select private transfers in Abu Dhabi & Dubai

Pricing is per person twin share and based on travel 23 November -05 December 2023

Solo traveller pricing available. Please speak to one of our travel consultants for more details


Cabin Only

You already own a Grand Prix™ ticket? Book your cabin on board MSC Virtuosa & comfortably reach the track with MSC Cruises' free transfers!

  • Wide accommodation choice
  • Free transfers to Yas Marina Circuit
  • Wi-Fi onboard
  • Half-board dining with breakfast & dining included
  • Themed activities onboard, including the MSC Formula racer stimulator
  • Onboard leisure activities & entertainment at your disposal


Cabin + F1 Ticket

You're not a Grand Prix™ ticket owner and wish to purchase it? You can select the Cabin + F1® ticket package, which combines a Grandstand ticket to your onboard accommodation.

  • Choose your cruise cabin between interior, outside or balcony (in Fantastica experience)
  • 3-Day Grandstand seat to choose among North Straight Grandstand, South Grandstand & South Club
  • Incredible tracks panoramic views

Cabin + F1 Experience

To enhance the Grand Prix™ experience, you can choose the Cabin + F1® Experience. This package complements cabin and Grandstand ticket with F1® trackside activities.

  • Amazing balcony cabin: choose between Fantastica or Aurea Experience
  • 3-Day Grandstand seat to choose among Premium North Straight, North Yas Suite & West Yas Suite
  • Exclusive Pit Lane Walk
  • Guided Track Tour
  • Championship Trophy Photo
  • F1 Ambassador/Executive appearances onboard the ship

Cabin + F1 Premium Hospitality

For the ultimate Formula 1® weekend, you can finally supplement your cabin with F1® Premium Hospitality package. This includes high-class onboard experience combined with exclusive, unparalleled hospitality in the Formula 1® Paddock Club.

  • Exclusive suite accommodation: choose between Aurea experience or MSC Yacht Club
  • 3-Day Premium Hospitality Pass to choose among Turn 1 Suite & F1 Paddock Club
  • Turn 1 Suite includes premium trackside views & exceptional table service hospitality, guided Paddock tour & exclusive extras
  • F1 Paddock Club includes F1 Pit Lane Walk, Track Tour, F1 Drivers & Ambassadors appearances, open bar & world-class dining experience

Please speak with your travel consultant for pricing!

Cruise Itinerary:





27 Nov 23

Abu Dhabi, UAE


9.00 pm

28 Nov 23

Dubai, UAE

7.00 am

8.00 pm

29 Nov 23

Sir Bani Yas Is, UAE

9.00 am

7.00 pm

30 Nov 23

At Sea



01 Dec 23

Doha, Qatar

7.00 am

5.00 pm

02 Dec 23

Dubai, UAE

8.00 am


* Conditions apply. Offer is limited, subject to availability and change without notice. Promotion is correct and valid at the time of publication. Booking and full supplier terms and conditions apply. Valid for new bookings only and not combinable with any other offer (unless stated).

Prices listed are per person in Australian Dollars, based on twin occupancy, including all discounts unless otherwise stated. The offer is subject to availability at time of booking and shown on the lowest inside category available at the time.  Fares are capacity controlled and are subject to change at any time without notice. Prices/Offers are correct as at 28 June 2023 and can be withdrawn without notice. Cabin categories include prepaid government fees and port taxes unless otherwise stated.  Hotels may charge resort fees not included in this package, payable direct upon check in. Visas are not included.  Air credit is applicable on airline of choice, subject to availability and subject to the carriers’ flight schedules and conditions. Payments made by credit card will incur a surcharge.