Ibero Cruises ( Spanish: ) is a Ibero Cruceros British- American and Spanish owned cruise line based in Madrid, Spain. The cruise line is aimed at the Spanish and Portuguese speaking market. In 2013 Iberocruceros appointed their first Uk agent Vamos Holidays to market their product to the UK and Irish markets. Iberocruceros operates voyages in Europe, the Mediterranean, and in South America.
History [ edit ]
The company was founded in 2003 as
Viajes Iberojet and renamed in 2007 and became a joint subsidiary of Carnival Corporation & plc and Orizonia Corporation, under the executive control of [1 ] Costa Cruises Group, Carnival Corporation's European division. Ibero Cruises started with four ships; , Grand Mistral , and Grand Latino provided by Orizonia, and Grand Voyager , provided by Grand Celebration Carnival Cruises. An additional ship, the [1 ] , was transferred into the fleet in 2009 from Carnival. Grand Holiday
Recent History [ edit ]
It was announced in May 2014, that Costa Cruises would absorb Ibero Cruises in its entirety by the end of the year. The two remaining ships, the
Grand Celebration would be transferred to the main fleet of Costa, as the Costa Celebration and the Grand Holiday would be transferred or sold off.
Ibero's docking slots in Barcelona would be devoted solely to Costa's newest ship, the
Costa Diadema as well. [2 ] [3 ]
Current fleet [ edit ]
Entered Service for Iberocruceros
Holiday class 1985
Holiday for Carnival Cruise Lines.
Holiday class 1987
Celebration for Carnival Cruise Lines. She will be transferred to Costa Cruises in November 2014, as the Costa Celebration. [4 ]
Former fleet [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
External links [ edit ]