Getaway on a P&O Short Break
Short Breaks are Short Cruises that give you the complete holiday feeling in 2-4 easy & effortless days
Planning holidays can be tiresome, especially for a short break. It’s tough enough deciding where to go. then how you'll get there, and let’s not get started about what and where to eat. By the time you are done organising, you probably need another holiday. Wouldn't it be great to just pack your bags and climb aboard? Guess what? You can! Say hello to P&O Short Breaks.
What is a P&O Short Break?
P&O offer the biggest range of cruises between 2-4 nights and have something for everyone. Here are 5 reasons to choose a short cruise – or as we like to call them, the perfect short break.
One-Stop Short Breaks
Our Short Break cruises take you to some of Australia’s premier destinations, including the beautiful Whitsundays and Moreton Island - Tangalooma. If you're after something more gourmet, choose a Short Break to Kangaroo Island, Port Lincoln or Eden. Depart from Auckland and explore art deco Napier. Or you can just stay onboard, lay by the pool and go nowhere at all.
Themed Short Breaks and Main Events
If you’re not in a rush to go anywhere in particular, check out our themed cruises which include our fabulous comedy cruises, Country Music or '80s cruises. If you want to delve a little further, take a look at our Main Event Cruises which include our annual Big Laugh Comedy Festival, Elvis, Melbourne Cup, Australia Day, Christmas and New Year cruises.
Find your perfect cruise
P&O Short Breaks are the perfect getaway for everyone!
P&O Short Breaks are short cruises that will make you feel like you've been on a complete holiday without all the stress of planning one. The travel packages are perfect for groups, couples and families of all types.
We will help keep the stress of booking a holiday to a minimum where travel, food, accommodation and entertainment are taken care of. Simply make one booking and we will take care of the rest!
Bars & Nightclubs
Great Group Value
Group event packages
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