One of the world’s leading cruise lines, Princess Cruises first set sail in 1965 with just a single ship cruising to Mexico. Today, the cruise line is recognised as a market leader, a technological and innovative visionary brand with outstanding on board facilities, dining, entertainment and exceptional customer service.
Princess Cruises offers approximately 2 million passengers each year the opportunity to experience stunning destinations throughout all four corners of the globe aboard their magnificent 18 ship fleet. A cruise with Princess gives you the chance to tailor-make your perfect holiday with over 150 different cruise itineraries to choose from, covering six continents and calling into more than 300 ports and destinations around the world. Destinations include the Mediterranean, Northern Europe, the Caribbean, Alaska, Panama Canal, South America, Australasia, South Pacific, Hawaii, French Polynesia, Asia, India, Africa, Canada and New England.
Families are welcome aboard most Princess Cruises ships. You’ll experience an incredible array of entertainment, fine dining and superb shows for everyone. Renowned for their innovation and flexible on board options, Princess Cruises offer many different daytime and evening activities, excellent spa and sports facilities, 24 hour and anytime dining. In addition to the indulgent accommodation, elegant surroundings and delicious gourmet meals, other Princess Cruises attractions include weddings at sea, a poolside movie screen (Movies Under The Stars), and the Sanctuary, a private relaxation area, exclusively for adults.
No matter where you choose to cruise, you will enjoy a warm, elegant and wonderfully gracious service amongst luxurious surroundings. Princess Cruises are specialists in providing exceptional care to ensure all guests escape the everyday and experience an unforgettable holiday.
Sailing from Southampton is easy plus you have the added benefit of being able to pack as much as you like! Princess Cruises offer a great selection of itineraries from the UK including the Mediterranean, Northern Europe, Norwegian Fjords & Iceland and the Baltic Sea. Aboard Princess Cruises Mediterranean itineraries, you’ll experience seven different destinations, crossing off some of the world’s finest cities from your bucket list including Barcelona, Florence and Rome. Then there’s the beauty and relaxation of Marseille and Genoa along with the history of Gibraltar. You can enjoy all these wonderful destinations in just one holiday sailing from Southampton.
Northern Europe cruises from the UK offer one week escapes that make for the ideal getaway. Avoiding the need to fly, you’re able to take in spectacular scenery as your Princess Cruises ship guides you through the Norwegian Fjords. Exciting destinations include Bergen, Stavanger, and Geiranger to name a few. You can also combine the beauty of the Norwegian Fjords with Iceland and the North Cape. Princess Cruises offer 14 and 16 night itineraries sailing from Southampton and Dover to experience the marvellous land of the midnight sun and of course, the natural phenomenon, the Northern Lights. These captivating itineraries include Honningsvåg, the gateway to the North Cape on Magerøya Island, the northernmost point in Europe. You’ll also visit the stunning port of Tromso and have the chance to explore Iceland’s Reykjavik.
Princess Cruises Baltic adventures from the UK take in a whole host of exciting destinations including Copenhagen, Stockholm, Tallinn, Helsinki, a Kiel Canal Transit and even 2 day experiences in St Petersburg to experience glorious sights such as the Hermitage Museum and Yusumov Palace.
With Princess Cruises you can even explore the British Isles with cruises offering the very best of England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales. These itineraries are a great way to explore the UK taking in many historic and enchanting ports of call. There are multiple cruises to choose from including 12 night sailings from Southampton aboard Royal Princess, or for a shorter voyage, Ocean Princess sailing 8 night itineraries from Dover.
Princess Cruises boast an incredible range of fly cruises. There is so much to choose from, narrowing down where you wish to travel is truly a difficult decision. With Princess Cruises you can experience a wide range of destinations. Enjoy Mediterranean fly cruises from Barcelona, Rome, Athens and Istanbul, taking in superb destinations. Cruise the Greek Isles, Dalmatian Coast, Italian treasures and much more aboard these Fly Med cruises. If you prefer flying straight out to your preferred destination, then Baltic fly cruises with Princess Cruises are also excellent. Fly to Copenhagen and take in the sights of this breath-taking region.
Prefer to go further afield? Princess Cruises offer an amazing range of fly cruises all over the world. You will struggle to find a region that this cruise line doesn’t cover. From the sun-kissed Caribbean and exotic South America to tastes of the Orient and treasures of Australasia, there is so much to see. Princess Cruises even operate fantastic Alaska cruises boasting range of enriching options to see the Great Land's glaciers, wildlife and national parks from the perspective of spectacular ships. Combine your cruise with exclusive rail service and land tours featuring Princess’s very own wilderness lodges.
A Princess cruise is huge fun for the whole family and Princess Cruises’ age-appropriate kid’s clubs keep all ages entertained throughout the whole day and night. Remix is dedicated to ages 13 to 17 and the Teen Centre is fully equipped with everything from the latest games consoles and giant TV’s, to foosball tables and computers. Princess Pelicans (ages 3 to 7) and Shockwaves (ages 8-12) are kept entertained with hours of karaoke, pizza parties, pyjama nights, arts and crafts, and movie nights. Dedicated swimming pools and splash pools are awesome kids-only areas: no grown-ups allowed!
With the children so well entertained, you’ll be free to enjoy perfect serenity at The Sanctuary; an adult-only area in which to recharge your batteries while the little ones let off some steam.