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Greenland of Great Explorers

Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen - Kangerlussuaq

Dates:
6/25/2020
to  7/9/2020

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15
days
14
nights on board
Starting from*
$12,150
25% Ponant Bonus

Flight Paris / Longyearbyen + transfers + flight Kangerlussuaq / Paris


Set sail with PONANT on an new itinerary discovering the unexplored shores of the eastern coast of Greenland. During this 15-day expedition cruise, you will follow in the footsteps of the great French explorers who pushed the boundaries of polar navigation from the 19th century onwards.  

From Longyearbyen in Spitsbergen, L’Austral will make its way to Jan Mayen Island, which was very dear to Captain Jean-Baptiste Charcot. Located on the threshold of the Arctic and North Atlantic Oceans, this isolated and uninhabited volcanic island was a whale hunting centre and is home to large bird colonies.   

Your ship will then sail on toward 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.

During the last part of your cruise, you will sail up the west coast of Greenland. You will be able to admire the sublime fjords of Prins Christian Sund and the blue-tinged icebergs of Narsaq, before heading for Kangerlussuaq, where this unforgettable cruise will end.

We are privileged guests in these remote lands where we are at the mercy of weather, ice, tidal and current conditions. 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. 


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Outings and shore visits in Zodiac® inflatables with a team of experienced naturalist guides. Hiking opportunity. Exploring the east coast of Greenland and its pristine territories once trodden by the first...


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Superior Stateroom
 

(21 m²)

Fully booked
25% Ponant Bonus

Deluxe Stateroom
 

(18 m²)

From $12,920
25% Ponant Bonus

Prestige Deck 4
 

(18 m²)

From $14,180
25% Ponant Bonus

Prestige Deck 5
 

(18 m²)

From $14,770
25% Ponant Bonus

Prestige Deck 6
 

(18 m²)

From $15,390
25% Ponant Bonus

Deluxe Suite
 

(27 m²)

Fully booked
25% Ponant Bonus

Prestige Deck 5 Suite
 

(36 m²)

From $27,090
25% Ponant Bonus

Prestige Deck 6 Suite
 

(36 m²)

From $28,320
25% Ponant Bonus

Owner's Suite
 

(45 m²)

From $41,920


      

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Complete your trip

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


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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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