AIDAaura – AIDA Cruises

In Service – 2003 to Present
Type: Cruise Ship GRT: 42280 Length: 665 ft Beam: 92 ft
Speed: N/A knots
Registry: Italy Passengers: 1266 Crew: 418
Shipyard: Aker Yards

Outside view

About Aida Cruises

AIDA Cruises is a German cruise line that introduced the club vacation at sea on the German marked in 1996. Passengers do not need to stick to firm dining seatings or dress codes. All passengers can enjoy a very casual and friendly atmosphere onboard. The cruise line convinces its guests with good buffets, a lot of sports and inventive entertainment. All passengers, also families and young guests, are very welcome onboard. The main onboard language is German.


The ship

AIDA aura is one of the first ships in AIDA fleet and identically constructed as AIDA vita and AIDA cara. The ship was commissioned in 2003 and renovated in 2013. 1266 passengers can go onboard AIDA aura which is 202,85 meters long.



All staterooms are comfortable and designed colourful. Inside staterooms are 14,5 square meters, oceanview staterooms 13,5-17 square meters and balcony staterooms 20,5 square meters large. Suites feature 57 square meters including a 25 square meter-sundeck.


Atmosphere on board

AIDA Cruises is mainly directed to the German-speaking market with various international itineraries. AIDA Cruises stands for its casual and youthful service in an unstrained and easy going atmosphere.


Food and beverages

The two main restaurants on this AIDA vessel are self-service restaurants with a diverse and rich buffet. There are neither fixed dining times, nor strict dress codes. Basic beverages, including beer and house wines, are free of charge during meal times at these two buffet restaurants. In addition, there are several beverage packages which may be bought at reduced rates. At an additional fee, you may also dine in one of the exclusive รก la carte restaurants, for example the well known Rossini. In order to guarantee a place to dine there, reservation should be made on board in time.


Entertainment, sports and relaxation

AIDA Cruises offers lively entertainment at night, from extraordinary shows in the theatre over great music at one of the lounges to dancing the night away at the night club. During the day, different games and activities are offered or alternatively you may visit the large AIDA Spa or the Fit & Fun gym, which is open 24/7.


Our recommendation

AIDA has the right vessel for you if you enjoy an easy going atmosphere with open dining times, no formal dress code and prefer rather young and active fellow passengers.