P&O Cruises next LNG-powered Excel course ship, which will sign up for the fleet in December 2022, is to be named Arvia.
Which means “from the seashore,” the ship will be the sister ship to Iona, with visits to go on sale next month.
P&O Cruises president Paul Ludlow said: “Arvia will sign up for Iona as an revolutionary and potential-targeted ship offering an fantastic, diversified and present-day holiday.
“Arvia has been created to vacation to the sunlight year-spherical and to maximise views of the ocean and the seashore from almost everywhere on board, so it appeared a really fitting identify and 1 which will mirror the expertise for visitors on board.”
He additional: “The seashore is regarded for its soothing properties and tranquillity and a vacation on Arvia will, in truth, rejoice this and have relaxation at its coronary heart.
“The rejuvenating and restorative qualities of a wander on the beach and invigorating sea air will be mirrored in the experiences both of those on board and on shore as well as the broad place on board which has enabled us to include a range of new and extraordinary capabilities.”
The identify of the 184,700 tonnes ship was unveiled by way of a video clip reveal manufactured up of outlining the letters in the title in many unique locations, all relating to the seashore and the seashore.