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The Geographic North Pole

Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen - Reykjavík

Dates:
8/26/2023
to  9/10/2023

Other available dates

16
days
15
nights on board
Starting from*
$35,960
25% Ponant Bonus

Flight Paris/Longyearbyen + transfer


Heading for 90 degrees North! The North Pole has been a source of inspiration, fascination, and attraction since the dawn of time. This impossible and mythical ‘elsewhere’ begs to be admired.  

What if Le Commandant Charcot achieved this absolute pinnacle adventure, by enabling you, perhaps, to tread on this virtually unattainable point?  

Following in the footsteps of the explorers who once tried to approach these elusive parts, where the infinite ice floes unfold and 700 kilometres (435 miles) from any land, you are part of the chosen few to attempt the odyssey.  

From Spitsbergen, you will sail the northern waters, at the edges of the Earth, where the landscapes change constantly depending on the ice and the plays of light. Nature reigns supreme here, sheltering abundant wildlife: polar bears, seals or even whales will be your hosts. Your discovery of this silent world, frozen by the cold, will continue as you attempt to reach the Grail of all polar explorers: the North Pole!  

Swept by the winds and the currents, the ice floe is constantly drifting and the master of your ship will have to manoeuvre carefully and with great humility in an attempt to reach the northernmost point of our planet. 

Find out more about the world of Le Commandant Charcot here!

We are privileged guests in these extreme lands where we are at the mercy of weather and ice conditions. Our navigation, mostly in the fjords, will be determined by the type of ice we come across; as the fast ice must be preserved, we will take this factor into account from day to day in our itineraries. The sailing programme, outings, activities and observation of fauna cannot be guaranteed and are subject to weather and ice conditions. The experiences are unique and vary from day to day and for each departure. The Captain and the Expedition Leader will make every effort to ensure that your experience is as rich as possible, while respecting safety instructions and regulations imposed by the AECO.


Your itinerary

Be among the few people in the world to go in search of the Geographic North Pole! Outings and shore visits in a zodiac dinghy or hovercraft* with an reinforced team of naturalist-guides. The discovery of the...


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1 888 400 1082
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Choose your stateroom

Choose your stateroom

Prestige Stateroom Deck 6
 

(215 ft2)

From $35,960
25% Ponant Bonus

Prestige Stateroom Deck 7
 

(215 ft2)

From $36,640
25% Ponant Bonus

Prestige Stateroom Deck 8
 

(215 ft2)

From $37,330
25% Ponant Bonus

Deluxe Suite Deck 6
 

(301 ft2)

From $38,350
25% Ponant Bonus

Deluxe Suite Deck 7
 

(301 ft2)

From $40,050
25% Ponant Bonus

Deluxe Suite Deck 8
 

(301 ft2)

From $41,430
25% Ponant Bonus

Prestige Suite Deck 7
 

(430 ft2)

From $53,020
25% Ponant Bonus

Prestige Suite Deck 8
 

(430 ft2)

From $54,730
25% Ponant Bonus

Grand Prestige Suite Deck 6
 

(452 ft2)

From $56,430
25% Ponant Bonus

Privilege Suite Deck 8
 

(516 ft2)

From $59,850
25% Ponant Bonus

Duplex Suite
 

(1011 ft2)

From $82,030
25% Ponant Bonus

Owner's Suite
 

(1237 ft2)

Fully booked



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.


Additional services


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*Price is per person, based on double occupancy, based on availability, and subject to change at any time. The category of stateroom to which this price applies may no longer be available.