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Our ships

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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.

Expedition to Spitsbergen

Expedition to Spitsbergen

Explore the most beautiful fjords and all the shades of these majestic natural sites
PONANT & Smithsonian Journeys

PONANT & Smithsonian Journeys

A unique alliance
PONANT Expeditions

PONANT Expeditions

PONANT expeditions offer a blend of luxury, adventure, and exploration aboard intimate yachts to every corner of the globe.
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



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The Kimberley: Australia’s Pristine Wild

Take It from the Authority on Antarctica: Here’s How to Prepare for Your Expedition

Take It from the Authority on Antarctica: Here’s How to Prepare for Your Expedition

Magical, Magnificent Greenland

Magical, Magnificent Greenland

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

Panama Canal: A Brief History of a Colossal Project

Panama Canal: A Brief History of a Colossal Project

Le Bellot—Five-Star Expedition Cruising to the Heart of Central America and Mexico

Le Bellot—Five-Star Expedition Cruising to the Heart of Central America and Mexico

In the Realm of Royalty: Home of the Emperor Penguin

In the Realm of Royalty: Home of the Emperor Penguin

Want to Uncover Antarctica’s Past? Dig Around in Its Rocks.

Want to Uncover Antarctica’s Past? Dig Around in Its Rocks.

Explore the Spice Islands of Zanzibar in Luxury

Explore the Spice Islands of Zanzibar in Luxury

A voyage "on pointe"

A voyage "on pointe"

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