Marking P&O Cruises’ first full return to service because the begin of the Covid-19 pandemic two years in the past, Arcadia has sailed to the Canary Islands.
P&O Cruises president, Paul Ludlow, mentioned: “We’re again crusing, and that is actually trigger for celebration. It is a crucial milestone as we could have all six ships again in operation and doing what we do greatest. We’re delighted to be welcoming Arcadia again to the fleet. This ship is massively fashionable with our loyal cruisers, and I do know the captain and workforce on board can’t wait to sail the unbelievable itineraries now we have deliberate for this yr.”
He added: “Britannia and Azura have had a really profitable season within the Caribbean from Barbados and can spend the summer time within the Mediterranean. Iona has spent her maiden winter months within the Canary Islands and northern Europe and can quickly head as much as the spectacular Norwegian fjords for the summer time of scenic cruising and thrilling adventures. It’s evident that our visitors are reassured by the steps now we have taken to guard their well being and wellbeing and that they’re delighted to be again on board re-igniting their ardour for journey.”
Arvia will be part of P&O Cruises in December because the seventh ship within the fleet. The maiden voyage can be to the Canary Islands adopted by a winter season of fly/cruise holidays within the Caribbean from Barbados. Arvia, which, much like its sister ship Iona, can be powered by liquefied pure fuel, could have many sustainable and environmentally-friendly improvements and know-how on board.