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Experience a digital immersion in the extreme polar environments visited on these expeditions, as if you were really there.

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The Ponant signature

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Experience a meaningful voyage

Inspiring, human and environmental conscious experiences, accompanied by our experts

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Sail to secret shores

Stopovers and moorings off the beaten track, sometimes unexplored

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Travel consciously

The latest green technoloy used, environmental impact studies and activities co-constructed with local people

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Explore the world on human-sized ships

A limited number of staterooms and suites for intimate voyages

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Enjoy a journey crafted just for you

Bespoke onboard services for the most customized cruise available

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Inspirations

A selection of inspiring content to help you prepare for your next cruise.

Le Commandant Charcot

Le Commandant Charcot

Immersive tour: discover this pioneering ship as you have never seen her before
Souvenirs from Japan

Souvenirs from Japan

Life on board

Life on board

An excellent, personalised and attentive service
Tyrrhenian wonders

Tyrrhenian wonders

Greenland : spirit of nature

Greenland : spirit of nature

Discover an intense territory, between wild nature and Inuit traditions.
Central America in its purest form

Central America in its purest form

Much more than simply a bridge between the Northern and Southern parts of a diverse, multifaceted continent, Central America has its own riches.

« A total immersion between Belize and Honduras that fulfilled all my expectations: diversity of activities, cultural richness, adventures in the heart of nature, not forgetting the paradise islands, lagoons and mangroves. An authentic experience… »
Raphaël M., aboard
Le Bellot

PONANT News



2 culinary celebrities on board Le Paul Gauguin

2 culinary celebrities on board Le Paul Gauguin

Shore-Side Power Connection in Ports

Shore-Side Power Connection in Ports

Sustainable Energy: PONANT at the Forefront

Sustainable Energy: PONANT at the Forefront

New : your included excursions from winter 2024/2025

New : your included excursions from winter 2024/2025

A dream voyage combining a luxury hotel with Arctic exploration

A dream voyage combining a luxury hotel with Arctic exploration

Le Ponant becomes world’s first sailing yacht to obtain Relais & Châteaux label

Le Ponant becomes world’s first sailing yacht to obtain Relais & Châteaux label

Ponant unveils its iconic newbuild ship

Ponant unveils its iconic newbuild ship

PONANT and Pierre Hermé Paris a gourmet alliance at sea

PONANT and Pierre Hermé Paris a gourmet alliance at sea

Nature is our guide

Nature is our guide

Immortalise the voyage of a lifetime

Immortalise the voyage of a lifetime

Destination Ponant : find your ideal trip

Destination Ponant : find your ideal trip

Discover the polar regions with renowned women explorers

Discover the polar regions with renowned women explorers

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