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Le Lyrial (CDP) Luxury Small Cruise Ship

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Icebergs and sunshine during Antarctic cruise
$10,810
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Emblematic Antarctica

11 Day Itinerary aboard Le Lyrial (CDP)
  • Marvel at the dynamic landscapes
  • Observe magnificent wildlife
  • Visit research and whaling stations
  • Learn from a team of expert guides
Join Le Lyrial for a chance to sail through the Heart of the Antarctic Peninsula to an enchanting polar desert, a final frontier surrounded by a gigantic ice sheet. The 11-day voyage journeys to the heart of this remote land where penguins live in their thousands and humpback whales patrol the icy waters.
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica, Deception Island Antarctica, Drake Passage, Paradise Bay Antarctica, Pleneau Bay, Port Lockroy, Port of Ushuaia
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Travelers among penguins during Antarctica tour
$11,970
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Emblematic Antarctica 2017-18

Heart of the Peninsula - 11 Day Itinerary aboard Le Lyrial (CDP)
  • Marvel at the dynamic landscapes
  • Observe magnificent wildlife
  • Visit research and whaling stations
  • Learn from a team of expert guides
Join Le Lyrial for a chance to sail through the Heart of the Antarctic Peninsula to an enchanting polar desert surrounded by a gigantic ice sheet. The 11-day voyage journeys to the heart of this remote land where penguins number in their thousands and humpback whales patrol the icy waters.
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica, Deception Island Antarctica, Drake Passage, Neko Harbor, Paradise Bay Antarctica, Pleneau Bay, Port Lockroy, Port of Ushuaia, Weddell Sea
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An old iceberg on the beaches of Deception Island
$11,650
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From Antarctica to Africa

22 Day Itinerary aboard Le Lyrial (CDP)
  • Discover emblematic Antarctic sites
  • Marvel at abundant wildlife
  • Explore unique and isolated islands
  • Tour the port city of Cape Town
  • Enjoy guided zodiac adventures
Board Le Lyrial for an exceptional 22-day cruise between Antarctica and South Africa. From one port of call to the next, discover the Falkland Islands and South Georgia, before heading first towards Tristan da Cunha, a volcanic archipelago, and then towards South Africa and its nature reserves.
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Africa, Antarctica, Falkland Islands, South Africa, South America, South Georgia, Cape Town, Gold Harbor, Gough Island, Grytviken, New Island, Port of Ushuaia, Salisbury Plain, Saunders Island, Tristan da Cunha
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Immerse yourself in the romance of Italy
$6,890
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From the Canals of Venice to the Stones of Athens

8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Lyrial (CDP)
  • Tour the medieval city of Dubrovnik
  • Relax on an Ionian Islands beach
  • Sail through the Corinth Canal
  • Walk through ruins on Delos
On this 8-day voyage aboard Le Lyrial, admire the wonders of some of the most wonderful countries of the Mediterranean sea: Italy, Croatia, Montenegro, and Greece.
Activities: Expedition Cruises
Places: Croatia, Eastern Europe, Europe, Greece, Italy, Mediterranean, Montenegro, Western Europe, Athens, Delos, Dubrovnik, Hvar, Hydra, Kotor, Venice
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Istanbul
$5,360
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Istanbul to Civitavecchia

8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Lyrial (CDP)
  • Sail the Mediterranean and Aegean
  • Admire the volcano Stromboli
  • Enjoy musical performances onboard
  • Explore ancient Taormina
Sail the Mediterranean and the turquoise waters of the Aegean Sea on this 8-day cruise aboard Le Lyrial from Istanbul to Civitavecchia. Sail in the wonderful Dardanelles Strait before heading to Greece and its mythical Caldera Santorin. Cruise along the majestic Italian coasts to Civitavecchia.
Activities: Expedition Cruises
Places: Eastern Europe, Europe, Greece, Italy, Mediterranean, Turkey, Western Europe, Civitavecchia, Dikili, Istanbul, Kusadasi, Naples, Santorini, Taormina
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Pair of King penguins on an Antarctica cruise
$11,580
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The Great Adventure

16 Day Itinerary aboard Le Lyrial (CDP)
  • Marvel at abundant wildlife
  • Visit historic sites in the region
  • Discover the myriad of landscapes
  • Explore up close with Zodiac trips
Experience a once-in-a-lifetime journey aboard the luxurious Le Lyrial. This 16-day voyage invites you to explore the unique regions of South Georgia, the Falkland Islands, and the Antarctic Peninsula. These alluring lands grandly showcase their rugged landscapes, iceberg-studded waters, and distinctive wildlife.
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica, South America, South Georgia, Uruguay, Brown Bluff, Cooper Bay, Deception Island Antarctica, Drake Passage, Grytviken, Montevideo, Neko Harbor, Port of Ushuaia, Salisbury Plain
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Colorful villages line the shores of the Italian riviera
$4,930
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The Idyllic Islands and Majestic Shores of Croatia, Montenegro & Italy

The Best of Croatia - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Lyrial (CDP)
  • Explore the medieval town of Split
  • Tour Dubrovnik
  • Visit Pula's ancient amphitheater
  • Wander the streets of Rovinj
From Venice, set sail for Croatia and its many hidden treasures on this 8-day voyage. Explore the wild beauty and pearls of the Adriatic: ancient ruins, a wealth of art, and timeless cities just waiting to be discovered, such as Dubrovnik, Kotor and Rovinj.
Activities: Expedition Cruises, Wine Tasting
Places: Croatia, Eastern Europe, Europe, Italy, Mediterranean, Montenegro, Western Europe, Dubrovnik, Hvar, Korcula, Kotor, Pula, Rovinj, Sibenik, Split, Venice
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Passengers: 264
Ship Type: Luxury Expedition Ship

The sleek, intimate Le Lyrial sails under the French flag and entrances her passengers with her contemporary decor, comfortable suites, and refined ambiance. Her elegant design allows her to be an ideal sailing vessel.

Sailing under the French flag, Le Lyrial is a magnificent ship and features just 122 staterooms and suites with balconies. The magical blue light of the Vega star in the Lyra constellation fills the ship with light. The ship's refined ambiance is enhanced by the quality of the workmanship and materials: white Corian counters in the lobby contrast with the warmth of leather to recall a boat’s hull, while the central sculpture of enamelled pieces takes its inspiration from the sea. In the loungebar, the carpet picks up a tennis stripe theme symbolizing a certain idea of cruising, one synonymous with French elegance and a chic seaside spirit.
Superior Stateroom
8 cabins, 226 sq. ft. located on Deck 3. Individually-controlled A/C, en suite shower, desk, Wi-Fi access, TV, and stereo.
Deluxe Stateroom
28 cabins, 200 sq. ft. + 43 sq. ft. balcony located on Deck 3. Individually-controlled A/C, en suite shower, desk, Wi-Fi access, TV, and stereo.
Prestige Stateroom - Deck 4
35 cabins, 200 sq. ft. + 43 sq. ft. private balcony. Individually-controlled A/C, en suite shower, Wi-Fi access, TV, and stereo.
Prestige Stateroom - Deck 5
37 cabins, 200 sq. ft. + 43 sq. ft. private balcony. Individually-controlled A/C, en suite shower, Wi-Fi access, TV, and stereo.
Prestige Stateroom - Deck 6
1 cabin, 200 sq. ft. + 43 sq. ft. private balcony. Individually-controlled A/C, en suite shower, Wi-Fi access, TV, and stereo.
Deluxe Suite
3 cabins on Deck 6, 290 sq. ft. + 54 sq. ft. private balcony. Individually-controlled A/C, en suite shower, sofa, armchair and pedestal table, Wi-Fi access, TV, and stereo.
Prestige Suite - Deck 5
11 cabins, 398 sq. ft + 86 sq. ft. private balcony. Individually controlled A/C, ensuite bathroom with shower, desk, sofa, armchair & table, 2 TVs, stereo, Satellite telephone, Wi-Fi access.
Privilege Suite
8 cabins, 398 sq. ft + 86 sq. ft. private balcony. Individually controlled A/C, ensuite bathroom with shower, desk, sofa, armchair & table, 2 TVs, stereo, Satellite telephone, Wi-Fi access.
Grand Deluxe Suite
1 cabin, 484 sq. ft. + 96 sq. ft. private balcony. Individually controlled A/C, ensuite bathroom with jacuzzi and shower, desk, TV, stereo, Satellite telephone, Wi-Fi access.
Grand Privilege Suite
7 cabins, 398 sq. ft. + 86 sq. ft. private balcony. Individually controlled A/C, ensuite bathroom with bathtub and shower, desk, minibar, TV, stereo, Satellite telephone, Wi-Fi access.
Owner Suite
On Deck 6, 592 sq. ft. + 129 sq. ft. private balcony. Individually controlled A/C, ensuite bathroom with jacuzzi and shower, desk, sofa, table with 4 chairs, armchair and table, 2 televisions, stereo, Satellite telephone, Wi-Fi access.
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