Aurora – our smallest ship


Exclusively for adults - Aurora is a world-class ship, bringing you the joys of classic cruise travel with a slightly more intimate feel. With a retractable roof over her inviting Crystal pool, you’ll enjoy stylish surrounds whatever the weather. At her heart, a 35 foot sculpture towers over the atrium while The Crow’s Nest offers panoramic views.

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Aurora's highlights

Stylish surroundings

Aurora’s incredible atrium is the heart of the ship. Designed in a classic galleried style, it spans four decks and is home to a spectacular 35-foot sculpture by artist John Mills. For the best views on the ship, visit The Crow’s Nest cocktail bar and watch the world float by.

Delectable dining

You’re spoilt for choice on board your ship. Enjoy a hand-picked wine from award-winning expert Olly Smith at The Glass House, or stop for fun and informal dining served with ocean views at The Beach House.

Endless entertainment

When it comes to entertainment, your ship is brimming with choices. Take a seat in Curzon Theatre or the Playhouse cinema, or how about Carmen’s show lounge for live music, fun quiz shows, tribute acts and much more?

Where can you sail to on Aurora?

Open your senses to a world of diverse experiences on Aurora’s Grand Tours

Enjoy white sands, sunshine, beautiful beaches, hiking in the rainforest, soaring mountain peaks and spectacular cuisine such as fresh seafood and punchy Caribbean spices.

Enjoy a short break away on Aurora to explore great doorstep destinations such as Amsterdam and Bruges, a perfect introduction to cruising

It’s the perfect blend of sea days to relax with the opportunity to discover cities such as Bruges, with its chocolaty delights, or the canals, cafés and culture of Amsterdam.

Throughout the year she soaks up the sun in Mediterranean

The Med has long been lauded for its diversity, beauty and glamour and a P&O Cruises holiday enables you to experience so many more of its different facets than your average land-based break.

Aurora visits a number of exciting northern destinations, including the Baltic, and the Norwegian Fjords

As you sail on our Baltic cruises you’ll find there is something quite enthralling about the scenery in this part of the world. Or view one of the most spectacular regions of the world, the Norwegian Fjords.

Experience the ultimate travel experience of Aurora's World Cruise

A world cruise is your chance to explore the farthest reaches, unique cultures and world wonders you've always dreamed of. These destinations are gateways to unique sights and unforgettable experiences.

Interactive deck plans

Browse this ship using our interactive deck plans and discover our range of cabins and on-board activities.

Frequently asked questions about Aurora