Alexandria to Nice« All Le Ponant cruise options
|Dates||Deck + Cabin Type|
|Marie-Galante Staterooms||Antigua staterooms|
- Prices based on double occupancy. Triple and Quadruple available on request, as well as reduced rates for children rooming with parents. Limited availability.
-Fares may be subject to Fuel adjustments
-Prices to do not include option shore excursions.
Fares are based on double occupancy and are capacity controlled. Rates may increase at any time as the ship sells out and subject to change without notice.
Day 1 Alexandria, Egypt
Embark this afternoon for your 11 day cruise of the Mediterranean.
Day 2 At Sea
Day 3 Agios Nikolaos, Crete, Greece
Port details pending.
Day 4 Gytheion, Greece
Port details pending.
Day 5 At Sea
Day 6 Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
Syracuse was one of Sicily’s most prestigious cities and at the height of its splendor competed with Athens. Visiting Syracuse is like stepping back in time to plunge oneself into the fabulous history of Sicily. Since its role as a central city of ancient Greece, numerous civilizations have followed one another to these shores, each leaving their mark. Arabs, Romans, Normans, Byzantines and Spanish influences give Syracuse its extraordinarily rich culture, a mosaic of perfumes, colors and flavours.
Day 7 Taormina, Sicily, Italy
Taormina stands out against the slopes of Mount Tauro in the heart of a picturesque and charming location. The town’s alleyways and gardens tumble down the mountain to the Ionian Sea. Its ancient Greek theater is the second largest in Sicily, after the theater at Syracuse, and offers a magnificent panorama with the majestic Mount Etna, its lava flows still smoking, in the background.
Day 8 Amalfi, Italy
Since time immemorial, artists and travellers have fallen under the spell of these tiny villages lost amidst the orange and olive groves, the vineyards and bougainvillea. Amalfi and nearby Ravello, suspended between sea and sky, are the jewels of the Amalfi Coast. There is so much natural beauty to be admired here, including some magnificent gardens.
Day 9 Giglio, Italy
In the middle of the Tyrrhenian Sea, 11km off the Argentario promontory, Giglio Island boasts many treasures to explore within its 21 sq km. Crystal clear water rich in marine life surround land that is still 90% uninhabited. With the exception of the Franco promontory, this mountainous island is almost exclusively granite. Perhaps the most significant feature is the 30 km of coast, alternating smooth granite with enchanting bays, deep rocky inlets and sandy beaches, and offering plenty of opportunities to bathe in tranquil waters.
Day 10 Viareggio, Italy
A pleasant seaside resort in Tuscany, Viareggio is our gateway to the architectural wonders and Gothic palaces of Pisa and Lucca. In the heart of Tuscany art lovers will not want to miss a visit to Florence. reclining in a natural hollow among gently rolling hills Florence has been the inspiration for many famous painters, sculptors and poets. No other italian city played such a dominant role in the renaissance Movement, and the elegant beauty of its buildings never fails to seduce.
Day 11 Nice, France
Disembark this morning for your continued journey home.
Itinerary NotesFares include:
* The cruise at full board from dinner on the first day to breakfast on the last day
* Captain's welcome cocktail
* Mineral water, coffee, wine served with meals, afternoon tea
* 24 hour room service (selected menu)
* Evening gatherings and organized entertainment
Fares do not include:
* Air transportation and airport taxes
* Port and safety charges
* Optional shore excursions
* Personal expenses on board
* Personal insurance
Deposit & Payment
Initial deposit is 30%, and most travelers will call our office and pay the deposit with a credit card. We accept Visa, Mastercard, AmEx, and Discover. Alternatively, you can send a check to our Missoula, Montana, office or register online at: https://www.adventure-life.com/forms/fourways.php
Final payment is due 100 days prior to departure.
Final payment by Visa, Mastercard, Discover or AmEx.
Booking last minute? No problem! Please contact one of our trip planners, and we can get you on your way if booking less than 100 days prior to departure.
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|Days Prior to departure||Fee|
|Antarctic & Arctic Cruises|
|91 days or more||$450|
|90-61 days||30% cruise cost|
|60-46 days||55% cruise cost|
|45-31 days||80% cruise cost|
|30-0 days||100% cruise cost|
|All other Cruises|
|45 days or more||$450|
|44-31 days||55% cruise cost|
|30-0 days||100% cruise cost|
- Ship Highlights
- Passengers : 64
- Luxury Expedition Ship
Experience the privilege of a relaxing cruise aboard Le Ponant, crafted to respect the tradition of famous sailing yachts. Following in the nautical tradition of three-masted sailing ship, Le Ponant will take you on a voyage of discovery. The ship capacity limited to 64 passengers provides intimacy and convivial atmosphere to the cruise. The refined life on board, the welcoming charm of your cabin, the lounges and the restaurants setting are as many invitations to relax.
Under full sail, gliding over the sea with the wind, you will fall under Le Ponant’s spell.
Restaurant and Bars:
Discreet yet attentive service, French Cuisine and reception in the 2 restaurants respect our best traditions. The Diamant Restaurant and the Panoramic Restaurant offer a high quality cuisine and can host 67 guests. Both are widely open to the sea. Of course tribute is paid to the great French gastronomic tradition, accompanied by a selection of red, white and rosé wines free of charge during meals. A fine wine list is also available to you. At lunchtime a delicious buffet is served on the terrace, while evening menus are more elaborate in the refined paneled décor of the Karukéra Restaurant where you dine at the table of your choice. Later in the bar, a pianist entertains guests.
Tasteful sophistication favouring life in the open air is our philosophy.Le Ponant has plenty of space including a large comfortable lounge, two restaurants one with a terrace, and a vast sun deck from which to admire the 1500 m² of sail. There is also a platform just above sea level from which you can gaze at the marine life below or enjoy the water sports. The public rooms are flexible and able to receive all the passengers at once for conferences, presentations, or work sessions. Enjoy meeting people in the Emeraude Lounge, relaxing in the Saphir Lounge, having a walk on the Sun Deck.
Single or Double beds, 113 sq.ft to 145 sq.ft, Porthole window, Minibar, Flat screen satellite TV, Desk with stationery, Safe, French bath products, Dressing table, Hairdryer and Bath robes, Satellite direct line telephone, 110/220 volts outlet, Wifi.
King-size bed, oceanview window, 134 sq.ft to 165 sq.ft, Minibar, Flat screen satellite TV, Desk with stationery, Safe, French bath products, Dressing table, Hairdryer and Bath robes, Satellite direct line telephone, 110/220 volts outlet, Wifi.