Festive and Christmas Cruises
A P&O Cruises festive holiday is filled with cheer and extraordinary experiences
As soon as you step on board your P&O Cruises ship, you’ll know you’re in for an extraordinary holiday. From the huge, sparkling tree to the dazzling decorations decking the halls and the feeling of Christmas cheer in the air, there’s plenty to get you into the spirit.
Festive cruise highlights
What makes a festive holiday the perfect gift?
So much to offer on board
A sparkling Christmas tree and decorations throughout your ship, a children’s grotto with a chance to meet Father Christmas, special festive-themed activities and entertainment, Christmas films in the cinema and on your cabin TV, plus a dazzling New Year's Eve party and pantomines on applicable holidays.
Celebrations around the clock
Christmas Cruise highlights
When 25 December arrives, P&O Cruises will make it an unforgettable day of laughter, celebration and relaxation
Relax, we'll take care of everything
Enjoy the festivities your way
You and your family will be well and truly spoilt
Add more sparkle with extra on board spending money
"The Christmas dinner is gorgeous – and this can be followed by a great show in the theatre. Every guest receives a present and a Christmas card. What a wonderful way to spend Christmas with one huge family" - Angela Mabbett
"Fun and games on Deck and Santa's grotto on Christmas Day – all in the warm Caribbean sun. Unforgettable!" - Wendy and Richard Cole
Did you know we also have Christmas Market Cruises?
Imagine yourself wandering around the Christmas markets in chocolate-box Bruges, picturesque Rotterdam, impressive Hamburg and more.
Find your Christmas holiday
- Cruises from Southampton
- Fly Cruises
One more thing... sun or snow?
Destinations at a glance
For our guests looking for hot and sunny weather all year round (and a beach or two) , look no further than one of our Caribbean cruises.
The Canary Islands can reach up to 26°C over the Christmas period and offer hours of sunshine!
Are you a fan of a traditional Christmas market? Look no further than our Northern European cruises, with ports like Hamburg offering unforgettable experiences.
Scandinavia and Baltic
Watch time stop as you gaze at frozen waterfalls, lose yourself in the Nordic markets or simply enjoy the snow!