P&O Cruises, Mediterranean cruise from Southampton, 4 July 2018, R811


17-day Spain, Italy and France cruise on board P&O’s Aurora.

17-day Spain, Italy and France cruise on board P&O's Aurora routeCruising from: Southampton, UK;
Departure Date: 4 July 2018;
Duration: 17 nights;
Cruise Line: P&O Cruises;
Cruise Ship: Aurora;
Holiday number: R811;
Ports of Call: Southampton, Gibraltar, Cagliari, Dubrovnik, Sibenik, Venice, Giardini-Naxos, Palma, Southampton;

Discover the best of Spain, Italy and France on this Mediterranean cruise with P&O Cruises.

Day 0

Cruising from Southampton, UK

Your 1st port of call – Southampton. Known as the cruise capital of Europe, Southampton plays host to over four million visitors a year and boasts an impressive cultural offering, from museums, music venues and art galleries, to award winning[...]

Day 1 – At Sea cruising

Aurora is a classic ocean going vessel with an elegant tiered stern and long bow. At her heart is a Lalique inspired water feature which forms the centrepiece of her atrium – one of her signature features.

Day 2 – At Sea cruising

Aurora is designed as a classic ocean going vessel and is therefore ideally suited to world cruising. Aurora is perfectly designed for walking or jogging with the opportunity to do just that around her circumference thanks to the broad teak promenade deck.

Day 3

Cruising to Cadiz, Spain

Cadiz, Spain tourist information. With a rich history going back millennia, Cadiz is one of Andalucia’s most vibrant yet underrated cities with a charming almost-island old centre, originally fortified, the city is much less touristy than other regional capitals, with wonderful[...]

Day 4 – At Sea cruising

You can relax by the pool or enjoy a theatre featuring some of the most lavish and spectacular shows at sea.

Day 5

Cruising to Cagliari, Sardinia

Cagliari tourist information. Sardinia’s capital city Cagliari is located in the south of the island and is well worth a leisurely visit. Cagliari also has many interesting sights and attractions, from archeological treasures to medieval monuments. An ancient city with a long history,[...]

Day 6

Cruising to Naples, Italy

Naples tourist information. Naples, Napoli a big city in southern Italy, sits on the Bay of Naples near Mt. Vesuvius. Dating to the 2nd millennium B.C.E., it has centuries of important art and architecture. Its landmarks include Naples Cathedral, whose Chapel[...]

Day 7

Cruising to Messina Strait, Italy

Messina Strait tourist information. Messina is the capital of the Italian province of Messina. It is the 3rd largest city on the island of Sicily, and the 13th largest city in Italy, with a population of more than 252,000 inhabitants. It[...]

Day 8 – At Sea cruising

You can elect to just relax in Aurora’s spa, whilst your children are entertained in one of the children’s clubs on board.

Day 9

Cruising to Portoferraio, Italy

Portoferraio, Elba Island tourist information. Thanks to Napoleon’s stay, as he was exiled in Elba in 1814 after his defeats in Europe and his forced abdication, Portoferraio and the entire island enjoyed an age of glory. Portoferraio is a town and[...]

Day 10

Cruising to Livorno (Florence/Pisa), Italy

Livorno Cruise Port tourist information. The Port of Livorno is considered a major Italian port and one of the largest seaports in the Mediterranean Sea. The port mainly serves Tuscany, Emilia-Romagna, Umbria and Marche regions of Italy. Livorno is a major[...]

Day 11

Cruising to Toulon (Provence), France

Toulon tourist information. Toulon is a port city on southern France’s Mediterranean coast with the Mont Faron (542m) in the background, and opening out onto a magnificient arbour designed by Mother Nature, lined with sandy beaches and shingle coves. Toulon is home[...]

Day 12

Cruising to Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona tourist information. Barcelona is the capital and largest city of Catalonia with reputation of being the most cosmopolitan, modern and avant-garde city in Spain. The infinite variety of street life, Gothic façades next to the harlequin buildings of the Modernistas,[...]

Day 13 – At Sea cruising

When it comes to bars, Aurora offers a variety to suit every mood including her Crow’s Nest bar, which offers a great view of every port along the way.

Day 14

Cruising to Ceuta, Spain

Ceuta tourist information. Ceuta, one of two Spanish colonies in North Africa is an 18.5-square-kilometre autonomous city located on the north coast of Africa, sharing a western border with Morocco. Ceuta and its larger sister city Melilla, situated some 250 miles[...]

Day 15 – At Sea cruising

There are plenty of daily activities on board Arcadia to keep you busy. Arcadia has everything a discerning cruiser could want, bars, pools, sports venues and shops.

Day 16 – At Sea cruising

Step aboard Aurora and you’ll find everything you need including fine dining, quiet and lively bars, pools, luxurious spa and salon, gym, fitness classes and shops.

Day 17

Cruising back to Southampton

Things to Do in Southampton. Visit Southampton: Attractions, Activtities, Arts, Shopping, Walks, Tours and Sports. Southampton plays host to a spectacular range of events each year, from large national and international one-off events to smaller community events. The city plays[...]


Join P&O Cruises on this Spain, Italy and France roundtrip Mediterranean cruise from Southampton on board P&O’s Aurora. Aurora leaving Southampton, UK for 17 nights from 4 July 2018.