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15 Night
South Pacific Cruise

Leaving:
Honolulu
Visiting:
Hilo, Nuku Hiva ... see more
Cruise Line:
Ponant
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  • Day 1
    Honolulu
  • Day 2
    Hilo
  • Day 3
    Cruising
  • Day 4
    Cruising
  • Day 5
    Cruising
  • Day 6
    Cruising
  • Day 7
    Cruising
  • Day 8
    Nuku Hiva
  • Day 9
    Cruising
  • Day 9
    Hatiheu
  • Day 10
    Atuona
  • Day 10
    Hapatoni
  • Day 11
    Omoa
  • Day 11
    Fatu Hiva
  • Day 12
    Cruising
  • Day 13
    Rangiroa
  • Day 14
    Society Islands
  • Day 15
    Tahiti (Papeete)
  • Day 15
    Moorea
  • Day 16
    Tahiti (Papeete)
Ship Details

Le Boreal - Ponant

Pros

Multiple dining venues, lots of balcony cabins and regular wildlife sightings

Cons

Limited evening entertainment

Bottom Line

An upscale cruise experience in adventurous surroundings

Reviews

Le Boreal Reviews

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0.0/5
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7 Night
Central America Cruise

Leaving:
Puntarenas
Visiting:
Herradura, Quepos ... see more
Cruise Line:
Ponant
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  • Day 1
    Puntarenas (Puerto Caldera)
  • Day 2
    Herradura
  • Day 3
    Quepos
  • Day 4
    Cruising
  • Day 5
    Playa Muerto
  • Day 6
    Panama Canal
  • Day 7
    Holandes Cayes
  • Day 8
    Colon (Cristobal)
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Le Dumont d'Urville - Ponant

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Le Dumont d'Urville Reviews

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7 Night
Arctic Cruise

Leaving:
Reykjavik
Visiting:
Isafjord, Grimsey ... see more
Cruise Line:
Ponant
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Cruise Itinerary

  • Day 1
    Reykjavik
  • Day 2
    Arctic Circle (Cruising)
  • Day 2
    Isafjord
  • Day 3
    Grimsey
  • Day 3
    Grimsey
  • Day 4
    Akureyri
  • Day 5
    Seydisfjordur
  • Day 6
    Heimaey
  • Day 7
    Reykjavik
  • Day 8
    Reykjavik
Ship Details

Le Boreal - Ponant

Pros

Multiple dining venues, lots of balcony cabins and regular wildlife sightings

Cons

Limited evening entertainment

Bottom Line

An upscale cruise experience in adventurous surroundings

Reviews

Le Boreal Reviews

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0.0/5
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7 Night
Central America Cruise

Leaving:
Puerto Morelos
Visiting:
Seybaplaya, Dos Bocas ... see more
Cruise Line:
Ponant
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  • Day 1
    Puerto Morelos
  • Day 2
    Cruising
  • Day 3
    Seybaplaya
  • Day 4
    Dos Bocas
  • Day 5
    Progreso
  • Day 6
    Progreso
  • Day 7
    Puerto Morelos
  • Day 8
    Puerto Morelos
Ship Details

Le Champlain - Ponant

Pros

Ultramodern design and decor with quality dining and classy service.

Cons

Bathrooms are smaller than you'd expect on a luxury ship.

Bottom Line

Superbly comfortable, modern boutique expedition vessel.

Reviews

Le Champlain Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
Overall
4.0/5
Cabins3.5
Dining4.0

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7 Night
Central America Cruise

Leaving:
Colon
Visiting:
Holandes Cayes, Panama Canal ... see more
Cruise Line:
Ponant
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Cruise Itinerary

  • Day 1
    Colon (Cristobal)
  • Day 2
    Holandes Cayes
  • Day 3
    Panama Canal
  • Day 4
    Playa Muerto
  • Day 5
    Cruising
  • Day 6
    Quepos
  • Day 7
    Herradura
  • Day 8
    Puntarenas (Puerto Caldera)
Ship Details

Le Dumont d'Urville - Ponant

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Le Dumont d'Urville Reviews

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2019 Best for Shore Excursions

15 Night
Antarctica Cruise

Leaving:
Ushuaia
Visiting:
Lembata, Grave Cove ... see more
Cruise Line:
Ponant
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  • Day 1
    Ushuaia
  • Day 2
    Cruising
  • Day 3
    Lembata
  • Day 3
    Grave Cove
  • Day 4
    Cruising
  • Day 5
    Cruising
  • Day 6
    South Georgia Island
  • Day 7
    South Georgia Island
  • Day 8
    South Georgia Island
  • Day 9
    Cruising
  • Day 10
    Cruising
  • Day 11
    Cruising
  • Day 12
    Cruising
  • Day 13
    Cruising
  • Day 14
    Drake Passage
  • Day 15
    Drake Passage
  • Day 16
    Ushuaia
Ship Details

Le Soleal - Ponant

Pros

Le Soleal's small size enables it to reach smaller, way off-the-beaten track ports of call

Cons

Ship has a decided French air, which might not appeal to all North Americans or Australians

Bottom Line

Upscale, small ship experience with maximum time in port

Reviews

Le Soleal Reviews

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0.0/5
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7 Night
Arctic Cruise

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Leaving:
Spitsbergen
Visiting:
Hornsund, Bellsund ... see more
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  • Day 1
    Spitsbergen (Svalbard)
  • Day 2
    Hornsund
  • Day 3
    Bellsund (Svalbard)
  • Day 4
    Cruising
  • Day 5
    Makeoyane
  • Day 5
    Spitsbergen (Svalbard)
  • Day 6
    Raudjforden
  • Day 6
    San Francisco
  • Day 7
    Ny Alesund
  • Day 7
    Kongsfjorden
  • Day 8
    Spitsbergen (Svalbard)
Ship Details

L'Austral - Ponant

Pros

All cabins have outside views and itineraries maximize time on land

Cons

Bedroom layouts make rooms seem even smaller; limited storage space

Bottom Line

Choose L'Austral for its adventurous itineraries and upscale vibe

Reviews

L'Austral Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
Overall
4.5/5
Cabins5.0
Dining4.0
Service3.0
Value4.0

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10 Night
Antarctica Cruise

Leaving:
Ushuaia
Visiting:
Drake Passage, Drake Passage ... see more
Cruise Line:
Ponant
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Cruise Itinerary

  • Day 1
    Ushuaia
  • Day 2
    Drake Passage
  • Day 3
    Drake Passage
  • Day 4
    Cruising
  • Day 5
    Cruising
  • Day 6
    Cruising
  • Day 7
    Cruising
  • Day 8
    Cruising
  • Day 9
    Drake Passage
  • Day 10
    Drake Passage
  • Day 11
    Ushuaia
Ship Details

Le Boreal - Ponant

Pros

Multiple dining venues, lots of balcony cabins and regular wildlife sightings

Cons

Limited evening entertainment

Bottom Line

An upscale cruise experience in adventurous surroundings

Reviews

Le Boreal Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
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0.0/5
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15 Night
Antarctica Cruise

Leaving:
Ushuaia
Visiting:
Drake Passage, Drake Passage ... see more
Cruise Line:
Ponant
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  • Day 1
    Ushuaia
  • Day 2
    Drake Passage
  • Day 3
    Drake Passage
  • Day 4
    Cruising
  • Day 5
    Cruising
  • Day 6
    Cruising
  • Day 7
    Cruising
  • Day 8
    Cruising
  • Day 9
    South Georgia Island
  • Day 10
    South Georgia Island
  • Day 11
    South Georgia Island
  • Day 12
    Cruising
  • Day 13
    Cruising
  • Day 14
    Cruising
  • Day 15
    Cruising
  • Day 16
    Montevideo
Ship Details

L'Austral - Ponant

Pros

All cabins have outside views and itineraries maximize time on land

Cons

Bedroom layouts make rooms seem even smaller; limited storage space

Bottom Line

Choose L'Austral for its adventurous itineraries and upscale vibe

Reviews

L'Austral Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
Overall
4.5/5
Cabins5.0
Dining4.0
Service3.0
Value4.0

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10 Night
Antarctica Cruise

Leaving:
Ushuaia
Visiting:
Drake Passage, Drake Passage ... see more
Cruise Line:
Ponant
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Cruise Itinerary

  • Day 1
    Ushuaia
  • Day 2
    Drake Passage
  • Day 3
    Drake Passage
  • Day 4
    Cruising
  • Day 5
    Cruising
  • Day 6
    Cruising
  • Day 7
    Cruising
  • Day 8
    Cruising
  • Day 9
    Drake Passage
  • Day 10
    Drake Passage
  • Day 11
    Ushuaia
Ship Details

Le Soleal - Ponant

Pros

Le Soleal's small size enables it to reach smaller, way off-the-beaten track ports of call

Cons

Ship has a decided French air, which might not appeal to all North Americans or Australians

Bottom Line

Upscale, small ship experience with maximum time in port

Reviews

Le Soleal Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
Overall
0.0/5
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12 Night
Southeast Asia Cruise

Leaving:
Manila
Visiting:
Hualien, Ryukyu Island ... see more
Cruise Line:
Ponant
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  • Day 1
    Manila
  • Day 2
    Cruising
  • Day 3
    Cruising
  • Day 4
    Hualien
  • Day 5
    Ryukyu Island
  • Day 6
    Miyakojima (Hirara)
  • Day 7
    Okinawa
  • Day 8
    Amami Oshima
  • Day 9
    Yakushima Island
  • Day 10
    Uwajima
  • Day 11
    Hiroshima
  • Day 11
    Miyajima
  • Day 12
    Tamano
  • Day 13
    Osaka
Ship Details

Le Laperouse - Ponant

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Le Laperouse Reviews

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0.0/5

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9 Night
South Pacific Cruise

Leaving:
Tahiti
Visiting:
Rangiroa, Huahine ... see more
Cruise Line:
Ponant
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  • Day 1
    Tahiti (Papeete)
  • Day 2
    Rangiroa
  • Day 3
    Huahine
  • Day 4
    Raiatea
  • Day 5
    Society Islands
  • Day 6
    Bora Bora
  • Day 7
    Bora Bora
  • Day 8
    Moorea
  • Day 9
    Tahiti (Papeete)
  • Day 9
    Moorea
  • Day 10
    Tahiti (Papeete)
Ship Details

Le Boreal - Ponant

Pros

Multiple dining venues, lots of balcony cabins and regular wildlife sightings

Cons

Limited evening entertainment

Bottom Line

An upscale cruise experience in adventurous surroundings

Reviews

Le Boreal Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
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0.0/5
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7 Night
South America Cruise

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Leaving:
Montevideo
Visiting:
Recife, Recife ... see more
Cruise Line:
Ponant
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Cruise Itinerary

  • Day 1
    Montevideo
  • Day 2
    Cruising
  • Day 3
    Cruising
  • Day 4
    Cruising
  • Day 5
    Cruising
  • Day 6
    Cruising
  • Day 7
    Recife
  • Day 8
    Recife
Ship Details

L'Austral - Ponant

Pros

All cabins have outside views and itineraries maximize time on land

Cons

Bedroom layouts make rooms seem even smaller; limited storage space

Bottom Line

Choose L'Austral for its adventurous itineraries and upscale vibe

Reviews

L'Austral Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
Overall
4.5/5
Cabins5.0
Dining4.0
Service3.0
Value4.0

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14 Night
Alaska Cruise

Leaving:
Nome
Visiting:
Provideniya, Big Diomede ... see more
Cruise Line:
Ponant
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Cruise Itinerary

  • Day 1
    Nome
  • Day 2
    Cruising
  • Day 3
    Provideniya
  • Day 4
    Big Diomede
  • Day 5
    Wrangell
  • Day 6
    Wrangell
  • Day 7
    Wrangell
  • Day 8
    Wrangell
  • Day 9
    Cruising
  • Day 10
    Provideniya
  • Day 10
    St. Matthew Island
  • Day 11
    Pribilof Islands
  • Day 12
    Dutch Harbor
  • Day 13
    Chankliut Island
  • Day 14
    Georgetown (Guyana)
  • Day 15
    Seward
Ship Details

Le Boreal - Ponant

Pros

Multiple dining venues, lots of balcony cabins and regular wildlife sightings

Cons

Limited evening entertainment

Bottom Line

An upscale cruise experience in adventurous surroundings

Reviews

Le Boreal Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
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0.0/5
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10 Night
Australia & Pacific Cruise

Leaving:
Broome
Visiting:
Lacepedes Islands, Hunter River Region ... see more
Cruise Line:
Ponant
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Cruise Itinerary

  • Day 1
    Broome
  • Day 2
    Lacepedes Islands
  • Day 3
    Cruising
  • Day 4
    Cruising
  • Day 5
    Cruising
  • Day 6
    Hunter River Region
  • Day 7
    Swift Bay
  • Day 8
    Vansittart Bay
  • Day 9
    Cruising (King George River)
  • Day 10
    Cruising
  • Day 11
    Darwin
Ship Details

Le Laperouse - Ponant

Reviews

Le Laperouse Reviews

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7 Night
U. S. Atlantic Coast Cruise

Leaving:
Vancouver
Visiting:
Victoria, San Francisco ... see more
Cruise Line:
Ponant
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Cruise Itinerary

  • Day 1
    Vancouver
  • Day 2
    Victoria
  • Day 3
    Cruising
  • Day 4
    Cruising
  • Day 5
    San Francisco
  • Day 6
    Monterey
  • Day 7
    Los Angeles
  • Day 8
    San Diego
Ship Details

Le Soleal - Ponant

Pros

Le Soleal's small size enables it to reach smaller, way off-the-beaten track ports of call

Cons

Ship has a decided French air, which might not appeal to all North Americans or Australians

Bottom Line

Upscale, small ship experience with maximum time in port

Reviews

Le Soleal Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
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0.0/5
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10 Night
Antarctica Cruise

Leaving:
Ushuaia
Visiting:
Drake Passage, Drake Passage ... see more
Cruise Line:
Ponant
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Cruise Itinerary

  • Day 1
    Ushuaia
  • Day 2
    Drake Passage
  • Day 3
    Drake Passage
  • Day 4
    Cruising
  • Day 5
    Cruising
  • Day 6
    Cruising
  • Day 7
    Cruising
  • Day 8
    Cruising
  • Day 9
    Drake Passage
  • Day 10
    Drake Passage
  • Day 11
    Ushuaia
Ship Details

L'Austral - Ponant

Pros

All cabins have outside views and itineraries maximize time on land

Cons

Bedroom layouts make rooms seem even smaller; limited storage space

Bottom Line

Choose L'Austral for its adventurous itineraries and upscale vibe

Reviews

L'Austral Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
Overall
4.5/5
Cabins5.0
Dining4.0
Service3.0
Value4.0

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8 Night
Alaska Cruise

Leaving:
Montreal
Visiting:
Quebec City, Tadoussac ... see more
Cruise Line:
Ponant
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  • Day 1
    Montreal
  • Day 2
    Quebec City
  • Day 3
    Tadoussac
  • Day 4
    Perce Rock
  • Day 5
    Cap-aux-Meules
  • Day 6
    Louisbourg
  • Day 7
    Lunenburg
  • Day 8
    Bar Harbor
  • Day 9
    Boston
Ship Details

Le Champlain - Ponant

Pros

Ultramodern design and decor with quality dining and classy service.

Cons

Bathrooms are smaller than you'd expect on a luxury ship.

Bottom Line

Superbly comfortable, modern boutique expedition vessel.

Reviews

Le Champlain Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
Overall
4.0/5
Cabins3.5
Dining4.0

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10 Night
Antarctica Cruise

Leaving:
Ushuaia
Visiting:
Drake Passage, Drake Passage ... see more
Cruise Line:
Ponant
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  • Day 1
    Ushuaia
  • Day 2
    Drake Passage
  • Day 3
    Drake Passage
  • Day 4
    Cruising
  • Day 5
    Cruising
  • Day 6
    Cruising
  • Day 7
    Cruising
  • Day 8
    Cruising
  • Day 9
    Drake Passage
  • Day 10
    Drake Passage
  • Day 11
    Ushuaia
Ship Details

Le Lyrial (Ponant) - Ponant

Pros

Elegantly appointed ship with excellent service and relaxed vibe

Cons

Unless you're in a suite, cabins are too small; strange bathroom layout

Bottom line

A beautiful small ship sailing destination-rich itineraries

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Le Lyrial (Ponant) Reviews

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7 Night
Central America Cruise

Leaving:
Puerto Morelos
Visiting:
Puerto Cortes, Santo Tomas de Castilla ... see more
Cruise Line:
Ponant
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  • Day 1
    Puerto Morelos
  • Day 2
    Cruising
  • Day 3
    Puerto Cortes
  • Day 4
    Santo Tomas de Castilla
  • Day 5
    Livingston Island
  • Day 6
    Belize City
  • Day 7
    Half Moon Cay
  • Day 8
    Puerto Morelos
Ship Details

Le Champlain - Ponant

Pros

Ultramodern design and decor with quality dining and classy service.

Cons

Bathrooms are smaller than you'd expect on a luxury ship.

Bottom Line

Superbly comfortable, modern boutique expedition vessel.

Reviews

Le Champlain Reviews

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4.0/5
Cabins3.5
Dining4.0

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7 Night
Arctic Cruise

Leaving:
Reykjavik
Visiting:
Grundarfjordur, Grimsey ... see more
Cruise Line:
Ponant
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  • Day 1
    Reykjavik
  • Day 2
    Grundarfjordur
  • Day 3
    Grimsey
  • Day 4
    Akureyri
  • Day 5
    Isafjord
  • Day 6
    Heimaey
  • Day 7
    Reykjavik
  • Day 8
    Reykjavik
Ship Details

Le Champlain - Ponant

Pros

Ultramodern design and decor with quality dining and classy service.

Cons

Bathrooms are smaller than you'd expect on a luxury ship.

Bottom Line

Superbly comfortable, modern boutique expedition vessel.

Reviews

Le Champlain Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
Overall
4.0/5
Cabins3.5
Dining4.0

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13 Night
South America Cruise

Leaving:
San Diego
Visiting:
Cabo San Lucas, Isla Coronado ... see more
Cruise Line:
Ponant
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  • Day 1
    San Diego
  • Day 2
    Cruising
  • Day 3
    Cruising
  • Day 4
    Cabo San Lucas
  • Day 5
    Isla Coronado
  • Day 5
    Isla Danzante
  • Day 6
    Monserrat Island
  • Day 6
    Puerto Agua Verde
  • Day 7
    Bahia Amortajada
  • Day 7
    Punta Colorada
  • Day 8
    Islas Los Islotes
  • Day 8
    Isla Partida
  • Day 8
    Isla Espiritu Santo
  • Day 9
    Isla Cerralvo
  • Day 10
    Cruising
  • Day 11
    Cruising
  • Day 12
    Huatulco
  • Day 13
    Cruising
  • Day 14
    Puerto Quetzal (Antigua)
Ship Details

Le Soleal - Ponant

Pros

Le Soleal's small size enables it to reach smaller, way off-the-beaten track ports of call

Cons

Ship has a decided French air, which might not appeal to all North Americans or Australians

Bottom Line

Upscale, small ship experience with maximum time in port

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Le Soleal Reviews

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10 Night
Australia & Pacific Cruise

Leaving:
Darwin
Visiting:
Pulau Meatimiarang, Wyndham ... see more
Cruise Line:
Ponant
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  • Day 1
    Darwin
  • Day 2
    Pulau Meatimiarang
  • Day 3
    Wyndham
  • Day 4
    Cruising (King George River)
  • Day 5
    Vansittart Bay
  • Day 6
    Hunter River Region
  • Day 7
    Cruising
  • Day 8
    Cruising
  • Day 9
    Cruising
  • Day 10
    Lacepedes Islands
  • Day 11
    Broome
Ship Details

Le Laperouse - Ponant

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Le Laperouse Reviews

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0.0/5

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9 Night
Southeast Asia Cruise

Leaving:
Ho Chi Minh City
Visiting:
Ho Chi Minh City, Penyengat Island ... see more
Cruise Line:
Ponant
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  • Day 1
    Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon)
  • Day 2
    Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon)
  • Day 3
    Cruising
  • Day 4
    Penyengat Island
  • Day 5
    Malacca
  • Day 6
    Lumut
  • Day 7
    Penang
  • Day 8
    Kelang (Kuala Lumpur)
  • Day 9
    Singapore
  • Day 10
    Singapore
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Le Laperouse - Ponant

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Le Laperouse Reviews

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7 Night
Mediterranean - Western Cruise

Leaving:
Athens
Visiting:
Hydra, Corfu ... see more
Cruise Line:
Ponant
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  • Day 1
    Athens (Piraeus)
  • Day 2
    Cruising
  • Day 2
    Hydra
  • Day 3
    Corfu
  • Day 4
    Bay of Kotor
  • Day 4
    Dubrovnik
  • Day 5
    Mljet Island
  • Day 5
    Korcula
  • Day 6
    Hvar
  • Day 7
    Opatija
  • Day 8
    Venice
Ship Details

Le Lyrial (Ponant) - Ponant

Pros

Elegantly appointed ship with excellent service and relaxed vibe

Cons

Unless you're in a suite, cabins are too small; strange bathroom layout

Bottom line

A beautiful small ship sailing destination-rich itineraries

Reviews

Le Lyrial (Ponant) Reviews

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