P&O Cruises second LNG-powered Excel class ship, which will be a part of the fleet in December 2022, is to be named Arvia.

Indicating “from the seashore,” the ship will be the sister ship to Iona, with excursions to go on sale future thirty day period.

P&O Cruises president Paul Ludlow said: “Arvia will join Iona as an innovative and long term-focused ship providing an excellent, diverse and modern day holiday.

“Arvia has been designed to journey to the sunlight calendar year-spherical and to maximise sights of the ocean and the seashore from just about everywhere on board, so it appeared a quite fitting title and 1 which will replicate the knowledge for visitors on board.”

He added: “The seashore is known for its soothing houses and tranquillity and a holiday break on Arvia will, in truth, celebrate this and have peace at its heart.

“The rejuvenating and restorative features of a wander on the seaside and invigorating sea air will be mirrored in the ordeals each on board and on shore as perfectly as the broad place on board which has enabled us to include things like a selection of new and incredible options.”

The name of the 184,700 tonnes ship was unveiled by way of a online video expose built up of outlining the letters in the title in a variety of diverse places, all relating to the beach front and the seashore.