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Expedition along the East Coast of Greenland

Kangerlussuaq - Tromso

Dates:
8/15/2021
to  8/30/2021

16
days
15
nights on board
Starting from*
$13,370
30% Ponant Bonus

Flight Paris/Kangerlussuaq + transfers + flight Tromso/Paris


PONANT invites you to discover the east coast of Greenland during a new 16-day expedition cruise on board L’Austral, and venture into an extremely remote part of the world, source of fascination to generations of explorers.

From Kangerlussuaq, your ship will set sail south, before reaching the east coast of Greenland, known for its wild natural environments, its alpine landscapes, and its sea ice carried along the Transpolar Drift.

You will then sail along the Blosseville Coast, named after the French captain who saw it for the first time in 1833. Here, the ice sheet meets the sea.

You will discover the Scoresby Sund, the world’s largest fjord network and the Ittoqqortoormiit Region, home to a small community of Greenlanders: this will be the occasion to find out about the life of the last hunters in the polar regions.

Your ship will also head for the Northeast Greenland National Parkthe largest national park in the world and a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve: here, there is no trace of human life, just alpine magically coloured landscapes as far as the eye can see and powerful glaciers.

L’Austral will then cross the Arctic Circle before making its way to Jan Mayen Island, which was very dear to Captain Jean-Baptiste Charcot. Located at the limit of the Arctic and North-Atlantic oceans, this remote and uninhabited volcanic island was once a major whaling base and is home to large colonies of birds.

We are privileged guests in these extreme lands where we are at the mercy of weather and ice conditions. The itinerary, landings on certain sites and the observation of certain wildlife cannot be guaranteed. They vary from day to day, making each PONANT cruise a unique experience. The Captain and the Expedition Leader will make every effort to ensure that your experience is as rich as possible, while complying with the safety rules and instructions imposed by the AECO. 


Ref : KT0145 - A150821


Your itinerary

Discover the eastern coast of Greenland, a region that long remained isolated as it was hard to reach. Outings and shore visits in Zodiac® inflatables with the naturalists. UNESCO World Heritage Site:...


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Choose your stateroom

Choose your stateroom

Superior Stateroom
 

(21 m²)

From $13,370
30% Ponant Bonus

Deluxe Stateroom
 

(18 m²)

From $14,240
30% Ponant Bonus

Prestige Deck 4
 

(18 m²)

From $15,640
30% Ponant Bonus

Prestige Deck 5
 

(18 m²)

From $16,290
30% Ponant Bonus

Prestige Deck 6
 

(18 m²)

From $16,980
30% Ponant Bonus

Deluxe Suite
 

(27 m²)

Fully booked
30% Ponant Bonus

Prestige Deck 5 Suite
 

(36 m²)

From $30,040
30% Ponant Bonus

Prestige Deck 6 Suite
 

(36 m²)

From $31,410
30% Ponant Bonus

Owner's Suite
 

(45 m²)

From $49,700


      

Complete your trip

Complete your trip

Included in your cruise
For more peace of mind, PONANT organizes your trip before or after the cruise. This package is included in the price of your cruise.


Included in your cruise

Additional services
For more peace of mind, PONANT selects flights and takes care of your transfers for your trip as well as shore visits before and after the cruise.


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