Today marks the beginning of your adventure! You can either opt for our transfer to the cruise port or take advantage of complimentary parking for your car before boarding P&O's Arvia. Launched in 2022, Arvia is a beloved ship offering all the amenities expected from P&O. Featuring 15 guest decks and a plethora of entertainment and dining facilities, there's ample to keep the entire family entertained.
Our dedicated care team will assist you with the check-in process for your bags, ensuring they are promptly taken to your room. If you're staying in an accessible cabin, you also enjoy the privilege of Priority Embarkation.
Embarking on our journey to the balmy Mediterranean waters, you'll have a day to acquaint yourself with the ship, unwind in your accessible cabin, and indulge in fantastic entertainment. Whether your preference is lounging with a cocktail in hand, absorbing the sea views on deck, enjoying a Broadway-style show, or unleashing your inner star with some karaoke, there's a multitude of activities to engage in aboard the Arvia.
Today after you have had the chance to enjoy a good breakfast, You will disembark the ship with the Limitless staff to enjoy our first port of call, La Coruña. One of Galicia's major cities and a significant centre for the textiles and fashion industries, home to the international mega-brand Zara and an array of captivating shops and boutiques.
Beyond its shopping allure, A Coruña is a lively beach town renowned for its vibrant atmosphere, outstanding food scene, and some of the finest seafood in northern Spain. The ship docks just a brief seven-minute walk from the central Maria Pita square, where charming cafes, bars, and restaurants await. Additionally, you can catch a glimpse of the city's iconic Hercules Lighthouse.
Revel in the glorious Mediterranean rays out on deck, cool off in one of the many pools (one of which comes complete with a pool lift,) and check out the night sky beneath Arvia’s unique SkyDome as we travel around the Iberian Peninsula. Your full-board holiday ensures you can take your pick of dining experiences in a range of new and exclusive restaurants, while P&O’s entertainment facilities and organised activities are a great way to pass the day.
Whether you want to catch a film at the onboard cinema, would prefer to listen to some live music or try something completely different in the Altitude Activity Zone, there’s something for every type of traveller.
Still need to top up the tan? Today you will have another full day on board the Arvia as we head towards the South of Spain and Costa del Sol, so why not head to the deck, relax, drink in hand as you soak up the warm Mediterranean rays.. With so much to do on board keep your eyes peeled for the Horizon magazine. In this you will find a list of daily activities taking place on board and where to locate them.
As a gateway to numerous Andalucian attractions and Costa del Sol resorts, the Spanish cruise port of Malaga stands out as a vibrant destination with a distinctive character. Perched on the Costa del Sol, Malaga excels in beach offerings. Benalmádena, with its 10km stretch, provides options ranging from quiet coves to lively areas bustling with activities.
Boasting Moorish influences, evident in landmarks like the stunning Alcazaba, Malaga showcases its rich history. Built on the site of a Roman fortress between the 8th and 11th centuries, the castle's massive walls and fortified gates create a grand entrance. Inside, a restored Roman amphitheater serves as an outdoor entertainment centre. Positioned immediately behind the Alcazaba, with commanding views, are the ruins of the 14th-century Moorish castle, Gibralfaro. Malaga, the birthplace of Picasso, pays homage to the prolific artist with a detailed history at the city's fascinating Picasso Foundation.
The Picasso Museum in Malaga commemorates the artist in his hometown, sharing the spotlight with various creative hubs, including the lively art district Soho. This district is home to the contemporary art museum CAC and serves as a canvas for striking street art.
After a few busy days in Spain, it’s time to kick back and relax by the pool as we head to France! Why not start the day with a continental breakfast in your cabin or grab a bite in the alfresco pool bar? You can also catch up with your fellow Limitless Travellers in the Arvia’s SkyDome, enjoy a little me-time at the spa or watch one of the latest releases in the big-screen cinema.
Renowned for its maritime history, Toulon is situated on France's South Mediterranean coast, approximately 40 miles southeast of Marseille. Hosting a significant naval port, visitors can delight in observing French naval warships in the harbour, a tradition dating back to the port's establishment in the 1500s. Wander through its cobbled streets, exploring a myriad of art and maritime museums, or unwind in one of its numerous bars and cafes. For those seeking souvenirs, the daily market in Le Marche offers a vibrant array of fresh flowers, fruits, vegetables, and other stalls.
The Catalan capital, Barcelona is one of the most iconic cities in Europe and an essential destination for architecture, art and food-lovers, there’s nothing quite like strolling through the Barri Gòtic and stopping at one of the many outstanding bars for a spot of tapas or a cooling sangria.
If you’re a bit of a culture vulture, there are plenty of opportunities to check out work by Dalí, Gaudí Miró and Picasso, and of course the world famous Cathedral The Sagrada Familia ,so make sure you plan your visit ahead of time to make the most of your visit.
After two more days on shore make sure today you sit back and relax, as theres still plenty more to come! Why not book yourself into a speciality restaurant like Epicurean where you can marvel at each exquisite dish, inspired by British cuisine given a modern twist by expert chefs. Or when did you last have a hair cut, did you know theres a hair salon in the spa!
Your final port of call before we set sail for home! Cadiz, steeped in romantic history, boasts millennia of heritage and has held a pivotal role in Spain's coastal legacy. As one of the birthplaces of flamenco, this city exudes a unique charm with evident Arabic influences, making it a captivating final destination on your cruise.
Nestled almost entirely amidst the waters, Cadiz stands out as one of the Iberian Peninsula's hidden treasures, cherished by Spanish travelers. The locals, renowned for their warm and down-to-earth demeanor, contribute to the city's welcoming atmosphere. Cadiz's restaurants are particularly known for their seafood specialties, so be sure to savor some fresh fish before your departure.
Our dedicated care team will guide you to Plaza de España and the Batería de San Felipe, a canon-lined fortress, both conveniently within walking distance from the cruise terminal. These locations serve as excellent starting points for your exploration of this sun-soaked city.
Today, we begin the two-day journey back to Southampton. The Arvia probably feels like home now, so take this time to revisit your favourite spots, try something new or top up that tan in the SkyDome. As always, the Limitless Team will be on-hand to help you with everything you need.
Today is your last full day at sea, so make the most of it! It will also be your final night on board, so make sure to book into a comedy show, karaoke or West-End production, all of which are included in the price of your cruise! Also make sure to swap all your photos and memorable moments with your fellow Limitless travellers who were sure by now have all become like your extended family.
Included: Full Board
After your last breakfast, we’ll help you check-out. Your bags will be taken down by the Arvia's crew and our care team will be on-hand to assist you. From here you will join the transfers back to the pick-up points, relaxed, rejuvenated and ready for your next Limitless adventure. We can’t wait to see you again!