P&O Cruises names new ship Arvia

P&O Cruises second LNG-powered Excel class ship, which will be part of the fleet in December 2022, is to be named Arvia.

That means “from the seashore,” the ship will be the sister ship to Iona, with journeys to go on sale next thirty day period.

P&O Cruises president Paul Ludlow explained: “Arvia will be part of Iona as an revolutionary and potential-concentrated ship providing an fantastic, different and present-day holiday.

“Arvia has been built to travel to the sunshine 12 months-round and to maximise views of the ocean and the seashore from almost everywhere on board, so it seemed a quite fitting identify and one which will replicate the knowledge for attendees on board.”

He additional: “The seashore is recognised for its stress-free qualities and tranquillity and a holiday getaway on Arvia will, without a doubt, celebrate this and have rest at its coronary heart.

“The rejuvenating and restorative qualities of a wander on the seashore and invigorating sea air will be reflected in the experiences equally on board and on shore as perfectly as the vast house on board which has enabled us to incorporate a quantity of new and incredible attributes.”

The identify of the 184,700 tonnes ship was unveiled by way of a video reveal manufactured up of outlining the letters in the title in many diverse destinations, all relating to the seashore and the seashore.