Mediterranean cruise holidays, which include Venice cruises and Greek cruises offer experiences like no other; places in which you can immerse yourself in the different culture, foods and architecture. From the glamour of its Riviera to its olive groves, and precarious hill-top towns, the Mediterranean offers rich pickings at every turn. History, beaches, art, cafe culture and sightseeing opportunities all vie for your attention ashore and it is this generosity of spirit that sums up the region's undeniable joie de vivre. We have a range of itineraries, featuring cruises from Southampton and Mediterranean fly-cruises.
Take a look at some example ports
There's a vast range of places you can go to with P&O Cruises.
Built around a natural harbour, the main city and cruise port on Spain's Costa Blanca, Alicante, is also a top beach resort in its own right.
Monte Carlo, Monaco
Monte Carlo is famous for the four 'G's': the Grimaldi monarchy as well as its Grand Prix, Glamour and Gambling.
The small Greek port of Katakolon was developed in the 19th century to serve the thriving local trade in currants. Today it is your starting block for Olympia - birthplace of the Olympic Games.
Everything you want to see is so easily accessible whether the ship docks just down from St Marks Square or further up the Grand Canal at the main Venice cruise terminal complex.
A gateway to so many Andalucian attractions and Costa del Sol resorts, Spanish cruise port Malaga stands out in its own right as a vibrant destination with its own unique character.
Cartagena - Spain, Spain
An ancient city with a name to match - it was founded more than 2,200 years ago by Carthaginian leader Hasdrubal - Cartagena is now one of Spains busiest commercial centres.