MS Vasco da Gama

About MS VASCO DA GAMA

With an enviable reputation and established following, the premium 1100 passengerVasco da Gama combines beautiful, contemporary decor with a more traditional cruise style. The facilities are impressive and include five lounge bars and four entertainment venues. There are three main restaurants where, unlike our other ships, dining will be totally flexible and not fixed to specific sittings. In addition, there are buffet style meals at the Club Bistro and two speciality restaurants, one of them raw-vegan. Plus, you’ll find a cinema, casino, bridge and card room, arts and crafts area, library, spa and gym. Vasco da Gama offers two swimming pools with the main pool benefiting from a retractable roof so that you can relax whatever the weather.

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MS VASCO DA GAMA

Dining Aboard

Aboard MS Vasco da Gama, enjoy exquisite plant-based food and the most famous organic (and vegan of course) European wines. The menu includes international food and typical local dishes, alternating a la carte menus and buffets. Passengers requiring a special diet should request it in advance by contacting Vegan Travel. Enjoy your meal in one of the three main restaurants, where dining will be totally flexible and not fixed to specific sittings, so you can enjoy a more intimate meal or socialize with other guests from around the world. In addition, there are buffett style meals at the Club Bistro and two speciality restaurants, one of them raw-vegan.

As dinner approaches, it’s time to get ready for the evening. There is no dress code on our vegan cruise – so dress as you like.

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MS VASCO DA GAMA

Activities Aboard

A number of adventurous and informative shore excursions to discover the Baltic States is offered. There will also be an array of classes such as fitness, cooking, baking, yoga, wine tastings, etc. VIP guest speakers will offer expert knowledge on diverse vegan subjects / lectures / presentations aboard the ship to fuel you mind

Enjoy the on board facilities like the pool, whirlpools, spa and fitness centre, and activities, deck games and lectures. However, you may prefer to just relax, read or do absolutely nothing at all. There are two swimming pools with the main top deck pool benefitting from a retractable roof so that you can relax in this stylish setting, whatever the weather. If you’re feeling more active, then why not team up for a game of tennis or basketball. Be pampered at the well-appointed wellness centre with its beautiful spa amenities, make use of the hairdressing and beauty facilities, or work out in the well-equipped gym. You’ll also find a cinema, casino, Trumps & Aces bridge and card room, arts and crafts area, meeting room and ship’s library on bord. Plus, there’s vegan Cappuccino’s coffee shop and Gelato’s vegan ice cream bar to tempt you.

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Fast Facts

Gross Tonnage 55,877grt
Passenger Capacity 630 cabins (max 1220 passengers)
Cruising Speed 16.5 knots
Passenger Decks 10
Lifts 8
Electric Current 100/220V AC
Stabilised & Air Conditioned Yes
Dimensions
Length 219.4m (719ft)
Beam 30.8m (101ft)

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Other Special Features

Bars & Lounges

Bars & Lounges

The entertainment in Vasco da Gama’s bars and lounges is impressive, with talented…

Restaurants

Restaurants

Vasco da Gama offers a choice of three main Waterfront Restaurants – Waterfront Restaurant, …

Staterooms and Suites

Staterooms and Suites

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