About the AIDA Aura Cruise Ship

Ship Features, Itinerary, News, Photos, Review, Accommodations, Notable Rooms, Dining Venues, Kid's Areas, Deck Plan, Pool Area and Outdoor Spaces, Smoking Sections


AIDA Links

Offical AIDA website


AIDA Fleet

AIDA cosma (2021)
AIDA nova (2018)
AIDA perla (2017)
AIDA prima (2016)
AIDA stella (2013)
AIDA mar (2012)
AIDA sol (2011)
AIDA blu (2010)
AIDA luna (2009)
AIDA bella (2008)
AIDA diva (2007)
AIDA aura (2003)
AIDA vita (2002)
AIDAmira (1999)
AIDA cara (1996)

Ship News

CDC Sanitation Ratings

Sanitation Report - No reports available

The Center For Disease Control (CDC) performs unannounced inspections, which are conducted twice a year and required for any cruise ship with an international itinerary calling at a U.S. port. Vessels are evaluated proper food handling, preparation and storage procedures, and overall galley cleanliness. Ships’ potable water supplies used in spas and pools are evaluated, as well.


Home Port: Dubai| Palma de Mallorca, Spain

Destinations: AIDAAura sails Mediterranean and Middle East cruises. Please visit Aida.de for a complete sailing schedule. 

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aida aura

AidaAura is one of the smallest ships in the AIDA fleet. She offers two passenger pools, the AIDA Bar,   four restaurants, a kids club, theater, disco, full-service spa, beauty salon, sports area, teen lounge, arcade, mini-golf, sun deck, jogging/walking deck and more.

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Ship Specifications

Ship Builder: Meyer Werft

Cost: $350 million

Registry: Italy

Launch: 2003


GRT: 42,289

Length: 665.3 ft/202.78 m

Draught: 20.3 ft/6.19 m

Beam: 92.2 ft/28.10 m

Propulsion: Diesel-electric

Speed: 22.3 Knots

Passengers: 1,300

Crew: 418


Cabins and suites are equipped with the following:

Towels and bathrobes


Satellite TV, telephone and safe

air conditioning

Shower lotion, hand soap and facial tissues

Hammock on the balcony

Stateroom Sizes

Inside 156 Sq. ft.
Oceanview 145-182 Sq. ft. w/veranda
Balcony 220 Sq. ft. w/veranda
Premium Suite 613 Sq. ft. w/veranda

Advantages for booking a suite


Dining Venues

($) = Specialty restaurant, surcharges apply

Rossini Restaurant ($)

A La Carte restaurant serving regional delicacies. Dinner service only. Requires reservations. Located on deck 8.

Calypso Restaurant

Self-service buffet dining room offering traditional cuisine/regional specialties of your travel destinations depending on the port. Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. food, house wines and beer are complimentary. Indoor/outdoor seating. Located on deck 9.

Market Restaurant

Self-service buffet dining room serving breakfast, lunch, coffee & cake, and dinner. Located on deck 8

Pool Grill

Transforms into dining venue in the evenings. Located on deck 10.


Deck Plan at a Glance

Link to PDF Deck Plan

Deck 12

Nude sunning deck

Deck 11

Spa, jogging track

Deck 10

Teens lounge, pool bar, pool grill, Anytime Bar, Seaside Lounge, Volleyball/basketball court

Deck 9

Theater, Calypso Restaurant, Nightfly Bar, Golf simulator,

Deck 8

Theater, AIDA Bar, Selection Restaurant, Market Restaurant

Deck 7

Ocean Bar, passenger staterooms

Deck 6

passenger staterooms

Deck 5

passenger staterooms

Deck 4

Passenger staterooms

Deck 3

Medical center, Gangway, Passenger staterooms