P&O Cruises is to home port one of its ships in Dubai for three months in 2019.
The 2,000-passenger Oceana, will offer eleven-night fly/cruises that will start with an overnight stay on the ship in Dubai. Oceana will then sail to Sir Bani Yas Island, followed by two full days in Abu Dhabi, before continuing onto Bahrain, Muscat and Khasab. Several sailings will operate in reverse formation, concluding with an overnight stay in Dubai.
Oceana will depart Southampton, bound for Dubai, on January 10, 2019, on a 20-night cruise which visits Cadiz, Valletta, a transit of the Suez Canal, a visit to Salalah, and Muscat, before concluding with an overnight stay in Dubai. Alternatively, guests can choose to stay an extra night on the ship in Dubai, allowing for two full days of exploration.
The ship will then offer ten eleven-night cruises between January 29, and March 11, 2019. Oceana will then offer a 14-night fly/cruise from Dubai to Valletta, with calls to Abu Dhabi, Muscat, Salalah and a transit of the Suez Canal. Oceana will then commence fly/cruises from Valletta over the summer.
Cruises go on sale at 8 a.m. on Monday, March 13. Further details about Oceana’s Arabian Gulf season, can be viewed here.