Sail to Edinburgh for Hogmanay celebrations with P&O Ferries – shortest, fastest and most frequent crossings between Northern Ireland and Scotland
Hogmanay in Edinburgh sees the city turned into the world’s largest street party with music, dancing and spectacular fireworks displays to celebrate the dawn of a New Year. Be among the hundreds of thousands of party goers who flock to Edinburgh for the infamous Hogmanay Street Part – why not take your family to Scotland with P&O Ferries this December to ring in the New Year?
Every year, Edinburgh becomes a global stage – welcoming hundreds of thousands of festival goers to its infamous Hogmanay festivals that span a three day period of fantastic free and ticketed events. With everything from headline concerts, theatre, music, dance and Street Party extravaganzas there’s something for everyone and it’s no surprise Edinburgh is world renowned as the ‘Home of Hogmanay’; making them the only festival recently listed in the Discovery Channel’s Top 25 World Travel Experiences.
On December 31st, enjoy the spectacle of three countdown fireworks displays at 9pm, 10pm and 11pm before the magnificent Midnight Moment from Edinburgh Castle and Calton Hill when Edinburgh’s skyline explodes with colour and light – like you’ve never seen before. Stay in the city centre and enjoy the packed programme of fun for all the family on New Year’s Day and step into 2015, marking the start of a happy new year.
Getting there couldn’t be easier! Take a relaxing trip on board P&O Ferries which operates the shortest, fastest and most frequent crossings between Larne and Cairnryan. Whilst on-board relax and enjoy yourself; delicious meals are available in the Food Court or put your feet up and have a Starbucks Coffee. There’s also the option of upgrading to the peace and quiet of the Club Lounge with its complimentary refreshments, newspapers and magazines and take advantage of priority boarding and disembarkation. Don’t forget you can enjoy ‘Wi-Fi that Works’ which gives you access to a high quality and dependable Wi-Fi connection on board throughout your journey.
With the festive buzz on Hogmanay in Edinburgh and a world of options open to you, Scotland is the perfect place to make memories with the family this New Year’s Eve while soaking in the culture of the city!
P&O Ferries’ European Highlander and European Causeway operate up to seven sailings daily between Larne and Cairnryan with prices from just £69* one way for a car plus driver. Club Lounge tickets booked in advance cost £12 per person while tickets purchased on board cost £14 per person.
To plan your trip please visit: www.POferries.com
*Lead in fare from £69 each way for a car plus driver only valid on bookings made by 30th December, 2014 – must travel by 31st December 2014.