Life-changing Onshore Excursions For All The Family Await With P&O Cruises

12 February 2018

Embark on a dream holiday with P&O Cruises, and enjoy a taste of the good life. P&O Cruises sail all around the world and offer an extensive programme of onshore activities, meaning you can make the most of your destination!

P&O Cruises experiences


Your life on board a P&O Cruises ship will be a charmed one. There's a range of vessels from intimate ships to massive floating communities, while you can also cater your cruising experience to your preferences. You’ll discover a wealth of exciting amenities with P&O Cruises, ranging from sports decks with golfing nets and pools of varying sizes and depths. Enrol the little ones in kids clubs where they can enjoy fun activities, while you enjoy a soothing massage in the Oasis Spa!



There's so much to enjoy on a P&O Cruises voyage, from show-stopping entertainment to delicious cuisine. Enjoy everything from live music performances to engaging theatre shows and infectiously-funny comedy sets with the extensive entertainment programme. Take advantage of a wealth of dining options, from relaxed al fresco dining to elegant six-course menus curated by Marco Pierre White, as well as informal buffets and snack bars. Enjoy some luxurious extras at a small additional cost – which you can pay for in Sterling – like afternoon tea, a ‘Great British Gin Menu’ and a range of family-friendly onshore excursions.

Going on shore


P&O Cruises sail to all four corners of the globe, and you can make the most of your time in these intriguing destinations with onshore activities. The dedicated team at P&O Cruises has spent years researching the destinations they visit, and their unique activities and tours will bring your chosen location alive for your family. There's a wide selection of experiences available, from cultural pursuits like learning the art of pesto making in Genoa, and scenic tours such as touring the waterfalls of Split in Croatia, to more active pursuits including riding across the beaches of Korcula in a dune buggy!



You won’t have to worry about the minor details when arranging an onshore excursion. Your personal Travel Counsellor and P&O Cruises will take care of everything, and will arrange your activities by the time you step on board. Whichever onshore activity you choose, your excursion will be led by experts with in-depth knowledge, who’ll also make sure you get back to your ship on time.

Caribbean adventures


The P&O Cruises team has worked closely with local experts in the Caribbean, to ensure they know everything about this region’s legendary beaches, snorkelling spots, lush rainforests, rugged mountains, local delicacies and bustling cities. Whilst in Barbados you can drive across scenic landscapes on the ‘Coast to Coast’ trip, swim with turtles, discover a shipwreck, savour light lunches at the opulent Atlantis Hotel and more!



Your onshore excursions on St Vincent range from touring the exotic Gardens of St Vincent, visiting the Dark View Falls and seeing the impressive Fort Charlotte. In Guadeloupe head out to the sugarcane fields or the island’s impressive zoological park. You'll also have the opportunity to admire the spectacular Marigot Bay when you stop in St Lucia. Some other exciting Caribbean activities on offer include zip lining in St Lucia and riding across the St Kitts rainforest in a 4x4 jeep, as well as snorkelling among stingrays and taking helicopter tours in Antigua!


Enjoy onshore activities while cruising the eastern Caribbean with the following offer:

Stay for 14 nights onboard Britannia

Bridgetown, Barbados | Curacao, Curacao | Oranjestad, Aruba | Tobago, Trinidad & Tobago | Kingstown, St Vincent | Castries, St Lucia | St Georges, Granada | Basseterre, St Kitts and Nevis | St Johns, Antigua | Fort de France, Martinique | Bridgetown, Barbados

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