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Caribbean Cruise - N601

Ship: Ventura   
Departure: Saturday, January 3, 2026
Nights: 35 nights
Departs: Southampton
Returns: Southampton
Return Trip
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Duration
35
Nights
Days at Sea
21
Sea Days
Ports
14
Ports
Countries Visted
14
Countries
  • Itinerary

    Caribbean Cruise - N601

    Ports of call

    To find out more about the itinerary for this cruise, select the itinerary items below.

    Day Date Port of Call Arrival Departure
    1 Saturday, January 3, 2026 Southampton, Great Britain Embark 6:00 PM
    View of Southampton, Great Britain

    Southampton, UK, is a city and major port situated on the south coast of England, and is widely recognised as the capital of the country’s cruise industry. Each year more and more cruise liners take advantage of its superb cruise terminals. It is, of course, a gateway to Europe’s largest city, the enormous cosmopolitan city of London, with all the cultural and gastronomic attractions you'd expect from a world capital. Read more about Southampton, Great Britain

    2 Sunday, January 4, 2026 At Sea
    3 Monday, January 5, 2026 At Sea
    4 Tuesday, January 6, 2026 At Sea
    5 Wednesday, January 7, 2026 Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain 8:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain

    Santa Cruz de Tenerife (commonly known as Santa Cruz) is the capital the Autonomous Community of the Canary Islands. The port is of great importance and is the communications hub between Europe, Africa, and the Americas, with cruise ships arriving from many nations. Not surprisingly, the city has a real cosmopolitan mix due to immigrants from Latin America, Africa and Western Europe. Read more about Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain

    6 Thursday, January 8, 2026 At Sea
    7 Friday, January 9, 2026 At Sea
    8 Saturday, January 10, 2026 At Sea
    9 Sunday, January 11, 2026 At Sea
    10 Monday, January 12, 2026 At Sea
    11 Tuesday, January 13, 2026 At Sea
    12 Wednesday, January 14, 2026 Bridgetown, Barbados 7:00 AM 9:00 PM
    View of Bridgetown, Barbados

    The city of Bridgetown is the capital and largest city of the island country of Barbados, a major tourist destination in the West Indies. The city has numerous attractions, landmarks, monuments, museums, and art galleries of an international standard. It is also a starting point for visiting many other popular cities on the island. Read more about Bridgetown, Barbados

    13 Thursday, January 15, 2026 Fort-de-France, Martinique 7:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Fort-de-France, Martinique

    Martinique is a Caribbean island that is an overseas department of France. It truly is a ‘little bit of France’, and visitors quickly become aware that very little English is spoken. On the other hand, it is intriguing in that it is one of the few islands where the lush countryside reflects the growth of sugar cane and bananas. Read more about Fort-de-France, Martinique

    14 Friday, January 16, 2026 Castries, Saint Lucia 7:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Castries, Saint Lucia

    Castries is the capital of the volcanic island country of Saint Lucia, part of the Lesser Antilles in the eastern Caribbean Sea. Its popularity stems from the tropical weather (the dry season runs from December through May), scenery, and numerous beaches. Saint Lucia's population is predominantly of African and mixed African-European descent, and while the official language is English, French-Creole is spoken by 95% of the population. Read more about Castries, Saint Lucia

    15 Saturday, January 17, 2026 At Sea
    16 Sunday, January 18, 2026 Kralendijk, Bonaire, Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba 7:00 AM 6:00 PM
    17 Monday, January 19, 2026 Willemstad, Curaçao, Curaçao 7:00 AM 6:00 PM
    18 Tuesday, January 20, 2026 At Sea
    19 Wednesday, January 21, 2026 Portsmouth, Dominica 7:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Portsmouth, Dominica

    Portsmouth is a sea port and the second largest town of Dominica, an island in the Lesser Antilles region of the Caribbean Sea. It lies on the Indian River in the north of the island, and importantly, is close to Cabrits National Park. The town is a staging point for bird-watching, hikes and safari tours across Dominica to the mountains, waterfalls, lakes and tropical rainforests. Read more about Portsmouth, Dominica

    20 Thursday, January 22, 2026 Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe 7:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe

    Pointe-a-Pitre (“Headland of Peter”; population 172,000) is the largest city of Guadeloupe, an overseas region of France, located in the Lesser Antilles of the Caribbean. (The capital is Basse-Terre.) The inhabitants are called "Pointois". The port is on the island of Grande-Terre, facing west to nearby Basse-Terre Island. Read more about Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe

    21 Friday, January 23, 2026 St John's, Antigua and Barbuda 7:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of St John's, Antigua and Barbuda

    St John’s, the capital of the nation of Antigua and Barbuda (two islands) in the Caribbean, sits on the NW coast of the tropical island of Antigua that is home to magnificent beaches. St John's was hit significantly by Hurricane Irma (Sep 2017) but tourist infrastructure remained intact. St John’s reflects its British heritage with such edifices as Fort Barrington overlooking the shoreline, and 17th C Fort James. Read more about St John's, Antigua and Barbuda

    22 Saturday, January 24, 2026 Basseterre, Saint Kitts and Nevis 7:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Basseterre, Saint Kitts and Nevis

    Basseterre is located on the SW coast of St Kitts Island in the Leeward Islands group, and is one of the oldest towns in the Eastern Caribbean. Subsequently, it is very well known for its variety of architectural styles and fascinating buildings, set against dense tropical forests and a huge dormant volcano. The domed colonial Treasury Building, or customs house, is a reminder of the value of these islands as sugar colonies. Read more about Basseterre, Saint Kitts and Nevis

    23 Sunday, January 25, 2026 At Sea
    24 Monday, January 26, 2026 Tortola, Virgin Islands (British) 7:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Tortola, Virgin Islands (British)

    Tortola is the largest and most populated of the British Virgin Islands, a group of islands that forms part of the archipelago of the Virgin Islands. Its capital is Road Town, situated on a pleasant harbour. Interestingly, Columbus noted the island during his second voyage. Read more about Tortola, Virgin Islands (British)

    25 Tuesday, January 27, 2026 St Martin (Philipsburg), Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 7:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of St Martin (Philipsburg), Sint Maarten (Dutch part)

    The island is shared in two parts as: the northern part Saint-Martin (a French overseas collectivity) and southern part Sint Maarten (of the Kingdom of the Netherlands): hence its name St-Martin / St Maarten. It lies in the NE Caribbean, located 300 km E of Puerto Rico. This tiny island is an extremely popular holiday and duty-free shopping destination famous for its variety of 37 palm-treed beaches that include salt-water ponds. Read more about St Martin (Philipsburg), Sint Maarten (Dutch part)

    26 Wednesday, January 28, 2026 At Sea
    27 Thursday, January 29, 2026 At Sea
    28 Friday, January 30, 2026 At Sea
    29 Saturday, January 31, 2026 At Sea
    30 Sunday, February 1, 2026 At Sea
    31 Monday, February 2, 2026 At Sea
    32 Tuesday, February 3, 2026 Praia da Vitoria, Portugal 8:00 AM 6:00 PM
    View of Praia da Vitoria, Portugal

    Praia da Vitória (“Beach of Victory”) is a picturesque port in Portugal's Autonomous Region of the Azores. The Azores are an archipelago of nine volcanic islands in the North Atlantic, 1500 km west of continental Lisbon. An administrative division on the island of Terceira, Praia da Vitória occupies the northern coast of the island and extends halfway into the interior, having at its frontiers Pico Alto and the shield volcano of Santa Bárbara (960m). Read more about Praia da Vitoria, Portugal

    33 Wednesday, February 4, 2026 At Sea
    34 Thursday, February 5, 2026 At Sea
    35 Friday, February 6, 2026 At Sea
    36 Saturday, February 7, 2026 Southampton, Great Britain 6:00 AM Disembark
    View of Southampton, Great Britain

    Southampton, UK, is a city and major port situated on the south coast of England, and is widely recognised as the capital of the country’s cruise industry. Each year more and more cruise liners take advantage of its superb cruise terminals. It is, of course, a gateway to Europe’s largest city, the enormous cosmopolitan city of London, with all the cultural and gastronomic attractions you'd expect from a world capital. Read more about Southampton, Great Britain

  • Ship

    Ventura Overview

    Ventura

    Entering service in 2008, at 116,017 GT and carrying 3114 passengers, Ventura is one of P&O’s three larger ship. She was last refitted in 2018. Sporting a distinctive rounded bow, Ventura is filled with modern luxuries and innovations.

  • Cabins

    Ventura Cabins

    Suite

    Suite

    Suite on the Ventura Suite on the Ventura

    Cabin Types

    A1, B2, AC, B4, B5, BE, BC, BA, AE, AD, AB

    Average Cabin Size – 43.0 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 7.8 m2

    Penthouse Suites (approx. 449-753 sq.ft. including balcony)Fully air-conditioned suites with two lower beds convertible to king-size bed. Bathrooms boast a whirlpool bath, shower and WC plus luxurious premier pamper pack, bathrobe amp; slippers. Additionally there is a useful walk-in dressing area with iron amp; ironing board, trouser press and a hairdryer.The lounge has a sofa, chairs and table, with a mini stereo anda TV plus radio and telephone, writing desk, refrigerator and tea/coffee making facilities. There is also a safe. Floor to ceiling sliding glass doors lead to your balcony with loungers, chairs and table.Suites have a butler service, magazine and newspaper selection, atlas and binoculars, plus fruit bowl, mineral water, flowers, champagne and chocolates on arrival and daily canapeacute;s.

    Balcony

    Balcony

    Balcony on the Ventura Balcony on the Ventura

    Cabin Types

    DA, DD, DB, DE, HA, HB, HC, HD, HE, HF, JG, JF, JE, GE, GC, GA, DC, CC, CB, CA

    Average Cabin Size – 19.5 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 5.8 m2

    Superior Deluxe Balcony Cabins (approx. 317 sq.ft. including balcony)Fully air-conditioned superior deluxe balcony cabins enjoy two lower beds convertible to king-size bed. Bathrooms boast a full-sized bath, shower, sink, vanity unit and WC plus hairdryer, bathrobe amp; slippers.There is a sitting area with sofa, chair and coffee table, two flat screen interactive TVs, plus radio and telephone, writing desk, refrigerator and tea/coffee making facilities. There is also a safe. Floor to ceiling sliding glass doors lead to your balcony with recliner chairs and table.Superior deluxe balcony cabins have a magazine selection, atlas and binoculars, plus fruit bowl, flowers, champagne, chocolates, mineral water and luxurious pamper pack on arrival and canapeacute;s once a week.

    Oceanview

    Oceanview

    Oceanview on the Ventura Oceanview on the Ventura

    Cabin Types

    LB, LC, LF, LE, MB, MC, ME, MF, NB, JD, NC, JB, NF, JC, RC, JA, LA, KC, KA

    Average Cabin Size – 16.2 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 4.5 m2

    Outside cabins (approx. 137-181 sq.ft)Air-conditioned outside cabins have two lower beds that are convertible to a king-size bed with wardrobe and drawer space. The bathroom has a shower, or shower over bath, and WC plus a hairdryer. There is a vanity/writing desk, and interactive TV System for your enjoyment, plus a radio, telephone, safe and tea and coffee making facilities. Outside cabins may have a window or portholes.On arrival you will be offered Mineral water and a Luxurious pamper pack.

    Inside

    Inside

    Inside on the Ventura Inside on the Ventura

    Cabin Types

    QB, OG, OF, OE, OD, OC, OA, NE, ND, OB, PA, PB, PC, PD, PE, NA, PF, MA, SC

    Average Cabin Size – 14.7 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    Two lower beds convertible to a king-size bed bull;Bathroom shower and WC bull;Wardrobes and drawer space bull;Table bull;Vanity/writing desk bull;Flat panel TV and radio bull;Safe, hairdryer and refrigerator bull;Tea/coffee making facilities bull;Direct dial telephone bull;Large picture mirror bull;Fully air-conditioned. Features: Mineral water on arrival, Luxurious pamper pack. Size: Approx164 square feet

  • Deck Plans

    Deck Plans for Ventura

    Legend

    • Cabin has one additional bed in a form of a single sofa bed
    • Cabin has two additional beds in a form of a double sofa
    • Cabin has two additional beds in the form of Pullman beds
    • Extra pull down bed available
    • Fixed twin beds
    • Part obstructed view
    • Glass fronted balcony
    • Balconies visible from above and/or neighbouring balconies
    • Cabin is partially shaded
    • Steel fronted balcony
    • All adapted cabins have a shower only, with the exception of Suites/Mini-suites which have standard bath and separate shower.
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  • Caribbean Cruise - N601

    Cruiseline: P&O Cruises UK Ship: Ventura Departure: Saturday, January 3, 2026 Nights: 35 nights Departs: Southampton Returns: Southampton

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