P&O offer Mediterranean cruises from Bournemouth Airport this Summer

25th February 2014

P&O Cruises will be offering two Mediterranean cruises on board the Ventura this summer, flying direct from Bournemouth Airport.

Departing on 28th May or 17th September, passengers will spend 14 days visiting nine ports in five different countries such as Italy, Croatia, Montenegro, Corfu and Corsica.

The Ventura is one of the largest ships in the P&O Cruises fleet and has an incredible choice of facilities including 12 restaurants including a Marco Pierre White’s fine dining restaurant, a large sports court, gym, spa and 4 pools. It’s lavish theatre stages full production shows; in addition there are two lounges which host cabaret, tributes, comedy and dancing. It is also an extremely family-friendly ship with plenty of children’s clubs, play areas and entertainment.

Holiday makers will fly from Bournemouth Airport to join the ship in Genoa, Italy and over the next fortnight will visit Florence/Pisa, Naples, Dubrovnik, Venice, Kotor (Montenegro), Corfu, Rome and Corsica before returning to Genoa for the flight home.

“Cruises are an increasingly popular holiday option and we are delighted to see that P&O Cruises have added two fascinating fly cruises to their 2014 programme,” said Paul Knight, Managing Director of Bournemouth Airport. “We look forward to working with them and hope to see more fly cruises on offer next summer.”

Bournemouth Airport is a key national and international gateway to Southern England, with connections to over 30 destinations across Europe. The airport has undergone a 45m investment in its terminal infrastructure, providing air travellers to and from the South Coast region with a new and greatly improved passenger experience.

P&O Cruises ‘Early Saver Fares’ start from 1229 per person. For further details, holidaymakers can see www.pocruises.com or visit your local travel agent.

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For more information, contact the Bournemouth Airport press office on 08442 434 100 or via email at pressoffice@bournemouthairport.com

Published on: 25/02/2014 08:45:23

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