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All the essential information for your cruise with PONANT

Navigate to the novel and unknown: Discover the new Le Commandant Charcot website.
Live an immersive digital experience deep at the heart of extreme lands and environments, as if you were really there.

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Complete immersion on the edge of Greenland

Three days and two nights: discover behind the scenes of an exceptional human adventure.

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Our ships

Discover our exceptional ships

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The Ponant signature

Explore to better understand, share and protect

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.

Expedition to Spitsbergen

Expedition to Spitsbergen

Explore the most beautiful fjords and all the shades of these majestic natural sites
Le Ponant

Le Ponant

Learn to observe marine biodiversity and participate in the scientific monitoring of the wildlife

Learn to observe marine biodiversity and participate in the scientific monitoring of the wildlife

Meet Ted Cheeseman, the man behind Happywhale, an application that helps locate and identify cetaceans to better understand their movements and behaviour
Top 5 most beautiful islands in the world

Top 5 most beautiful islands in the world

Visit Le Commandant Charcot

Visit Le Commandant Charcot

360° virtual tour of Le Commandant Charcot
Beyond exploration

Beyond exploration

Our teams went to the north-east of Greenland to test an immersive experience in the heart of the Great North. Discover behind the scenes of this exceptional human adventure.

"We enjoyed travelling without organisational worries, the salutary contact with the ocean, the stopovers combining nature and civilisation thanks to the local guides, the enthusiasm of the naturalists and the caring attitude of the crew." Liliane S.

PONANT News



Travel is an Art: new theme cruises collection

Travel is an Art: new theme cruises collection

PONANT in the highest latitudes

PONANT in the highest latitudes

PONANT honoured at Condé Nast Traveler Reader's Choice awards

PONANT honoured at Condé Nast Traveler Reader's Choice awards

Annual report on quantifiable sustainability commitments

Annual report on quantifiable sustainability commitments

A voyage "on pointe"

A voyage "on pointe"

Le Commandant Charcot teamed up with the RV Kronprins Haakon in the Arctic

Le Commandant Charcot teamed up with the RV Kronprins Haakon in the Arctic

Guests to the geographic North Pole for the first time!

Guests to the geographic North Pole for the first time!

PONANT welcomes Tigre Yoga Club on board

PONANT welcomes Tigre Yoga Club on board

Goal: zero impact when sailing for PONANT’s 14th ship

Goal: zero impact when sailing for PONANT’s 14th ship

PONANT reaffirms its environmental commitment

PONANT reaffirms its environmental commitment

World Oceans Day: PONANT and Maud Fontenoy Foundation

World Oceans Day: PONANT and Maud Fontenoy Foundation

Discover our lecturers and guests of honour

Discover our lecturers and guests of honour

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