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Traveler on a glacier tour of Alaska.
$10,720
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Alaska and Its Fur Traders

15 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Visit the villages in the Far North
  • Observe incredible Arctic wildlife
  • Explore St Matthew Island
  • Watch out for a variety of seabirds
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Sail along the Bering Strait,before heading south to reach Saint Paul in the Pribilof Islands. In a Zodiac dinghy, then land on the lush shores of Dutch Harbor in the Aleutian Islands, where you have the option of participating in organized hikes.After sailing in the magnificent Icy Bayto discover …
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Penguins in Antarctica
$11,680
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Antarctica and Climate Change

12 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Visit research stations
  • Sail close to blue-tinged icebergs
  • Observe unique wildlife
  • Learn from a team of expert guides
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Join New York Times science writers Henry Fountain and James Gorman on this 12-day expedition to the heart of the Antarctic Peninsula. Witness with them the grandeur of this most remote of continents and discover the ways in which climate change may alter its role in the global eco-system. The …
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kittiwakes
$16,150
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Baffin Bay Secrets

14 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Visit traditional villages
  • Enjoy spectacular Upernavik Fjord
  • Explore Disko Bay
  • Discover Sisimiut's wildlife
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Enjoy a unique cruise experience on this 14-day Baffin Bay & Greenland journey aboard luxurious L'Austral. In the remote northern reaches of the planet, you'll see a land abundant with hardy fauna like seals, whales, polar bears, musk oxen, walruses, and sea birds. Zodiacs allow you to …
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Midnight sun light, Ilulissat
$14,570
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Baffin Bay Secrets 2021

14 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Visit traditional villages
  • Enjoy spectacular Karrat Fjord
  • Explore Disko Bay
  • Discover Sisimiut's wildlife
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Enjoy a unique cruise experience on this 14-day Baffin Bay & Greenland journey aboard luxurious L'Austral. In the remote northern reaches of the planet, you'll see a land abundant with hardy fauna like seals, whales, polar bears, musk oxen, walruses, and sea birds. Zodiacs allow you to …
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Ilulissat iceberg
$15,670
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Baffin Island Adventure

15 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Visit Kangerlussuaq
  • Discover Baffin Island
  • Explore varied landscapes
  • Admire the waves and wildlife
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Spa & Relaxing, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Starting from Ilulissat,on the west coast of Greenland. In the heart of a stunning fjord listed as World Heritage by Unesco,succumb to the magic of the spectacular icebergsthat reign supreme here.L’Austral then crosses the Davis Strait to reach Pond Inlet,in northern Baffin Island. Located at …
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View of an iceberg at dawn
$22,490
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Beyond the Polar Circle

17 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Journey beyond the Antarctic Circle
  • Marvel at dynamic landscapes
  • Observe magnificent wildlife
  • Learn from expert naturalist guides
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
On this 17-day expedition cruise aboard L'Austral, journey beyond the Antarctic Circle and explore the world's southernmost territories. The vast moors of the Falkland Islands, dotted with moss and lichen, mark the beginning of this Antarctic adventure. Continue on to South Georgia, where …
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Beaches of Cape Verde Islands
$4,310
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Cape Verde and Canary Islands

Dakar to Lisbon - 11 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Visit Dakar and Goree Island
  • Admire Mindelo's architecture
  • Explore Ribeira Grande's center
  • Enjoy Lisbon, Portugal
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Discover the cultures and traditions of Cape Verde, Spain, and Senegal on this enticing and relaxing 11-day journey aboard luxurious L'Austral. Your cruise takes you to all of the major cultural highlights along this route, including Santiago,São Vicente, and Mindelo. You'll also …
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Sheep walking on the road in the countryside.
$3,030
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Celtic Shores

Portsmouth to Dublin - 8 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Explore Liverpool
  • Visit the famous Blarney Castle
  • Discover the Giant's Causeway
  • Enjoy Dublin's authentic charm
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Enjoy a post-card perfect vacation aboard the luxurious L'Austral on this 8-day cruise of the United Kingdom and Ireland. Enroute from Portsmouth to Dublin, you'll stop at Guernsey, Scilly Islands, Cork, Liverpool, the Isle of Man, and Belfast to learn about the local lore, ancient …
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Zodiac excursion in the Antarctic Penisula
$18,894
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Christmas and New Year in Southern Lands

17 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Spend the holidays in the Antarctic
  • Enjoy the region's diverse scenery
  • Behold magnificent wildlife
  • Explore with naturalist guides
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Spend an unforgettable festive season on a17-day cruise to the Antarctic.An exceptionalpolar expedition cruiseto discover the most beautiful sites of these southern lands. Set sail from the fascinating city of Ushuaia, which the Argentinians callEl fin del Mundo.Cruise to South Georgia, where …
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Seals in Antarctica with zodiac in background
$12,100
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Christmas In Antarctica

12 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Spend Christmas in Antarctica
  • Visit shores boarding Zodiacs
  • Look out for wildlife
  • Cross the Drake Passage
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Start your cruise by crossing the mythicalDrake Passage, during which you will probably be escorted by several albatrosses and Cape petrels, the sentinels of these often-choppy waters. Then reach theWhite Continent, the realm of the unexpected. Weather and ice conditions permitting, this extreme …
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A towering iceberg drifts in Disko Bay
$9,690
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Disko Bay and Inuit Villages

8 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Explore the Arctic wildlife habitat
  • Admire the cliffs of Kuannit
  • Marvel at the view from Akulleq
  • Observe the Arctic birds
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Explore stunning Greenland onboard the luxurious L'Austral. Cross Disko Bay to reach the edges of the Eqi Glacier, an icy giant with crystalline reflections, and the Paul-Emile Victor research station. The colorful villagesof Uummannaq are encircled by mountains and basalt formations and will …
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Travelers among penguins during Antarctica tour
$13,310
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Emblematic Antarctica

11 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Marvel at the dynamic landscapes
  • Observe magnificent wildlife
  • Learn from a team of expert guides
  • Visit research and whaling stations
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Tabletop icebergs, growlers, drift or pack ice... the Antarctic has a language unto itself. After this 11-day voyage, you too will understand the slight variations that make this southernmost landscape so unique. Join the glamorous L'Austral for a chance to sail through the Heart of the …
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Port Lockroy Antarctica
$10,790
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Emblematic Antarctica

12 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Hop on Zodiacs for outings
  • Visit research and whaling stations
  • Look out for wildlife
  • Marvel at the dynamic landscapes
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
The start of your cruise will be marked by the crossing of the mythicalDrake Passage, during which you will probably be escorted by several albatrosses and Cape petrels, the sentinels of these often-choppy waters. Then,then reach theWhite Continent, the realm of the unexpected. Weather and ice …
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Homes in Longyearbyen, Svalbard, Norway
$9,820
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Fjords and Glaciers of Spitsbergen

8 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Enjoy outings and shore visits
  • Look out for wildlife
  • Take in the Arctic landscapes
  • Visit a former Dutch whaling colony
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Experience something exceptional by discovering the Far North and the immense open spaces of the polar Arctic and its ice floes that extend to the North Pole. Board the luxurious L'Austral at Longyearbyen in Norway for an 8-day expedition cruise to the heart of Spitsbergen, the largest island …
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Incredible Vineyards of Bordeaux
$5,580
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Gastronomy, Vineyards & Grands Crus

9 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Enjoy Bilbao
  • Uncover Bordeaux’s secrets
  • Visit Île d’Aix village and museums
  • Tour Sao Bentostation
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Spa & Relaxing, Village Visit, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This 9-day cruise will take you from the port of Leixões to Lorient. Explore the lovely city of Lisbon, Portugal's vibrant capital, then make your way to Porto. This “city of granite”, the center of which is a UNESCO World Heritage site, is renowned for its wine. Enjoywine …
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Northern lights - Aurora borealis
$12,240
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Greenland of Great Explorers

15 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Visit vestiges of the Thule people
  • Discover Skjoldungen Island
  • View unique Arctic wildlife
  • Explore Prins Christian Sund
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
From Longyearbyen in Spitsbergen, L’Austral heads for Jan Mayen Island, located on the threshold of the Arctic and North Atlantic Oceans. This isolated and uninhabited volcanic island was a whale hunting center and is home to large bird colonies. ExploreScoresby Sund,the largest fjord in the …
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Los Glaciares in Patagonia
$6,550
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In The Heart Of Chilean Fjords

11 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Visit the famous Cape Horn
  • Explore picturesque Tortel
  • Sail along Tierra del Fuego
  • Observe penguins & condors
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Start from the charming city of Valparaiso, whose historic quarter - bearing traces of its colonial past - is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Then head southward to theChilean channels. The first port of call is the remote village of Tortel, suspended above the water and connected by …
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Ushuaia by night
$6,060
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In The Heart Of The Chilean Fjords: Talcahuano to Ushuaia

11 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Observe glaciers, channels, fjords
  • Discover albatross sculpture
  • Visit picturesque village in Tortel
  • Sail along the Strait of Magellan
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Board the L'Austral for 11-day Chilean Fjords Cruise fromTalcahuano to Ushuaia.After embarking in Talcahuano, discover Quemchi, an authentic village located on the lush island ofChiloé.Next, theChilean fjords and channelsfor exceptional moments spent sailing amidst landscapes of …
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Nicaragua Beach San Juan del Sur
$4,720
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Jewels of Latin America

13 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Discover San Juan del Sur
  • Visit Puerto Caldera's forest
  • Discover the unique Cocos Island
  • Explore colorful Guayaquil
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Delight yourself with the charm of authentic Latin American culture on this unforgettable 13-day cruise aboard L'Austral. Starting in Puerto Quetzal, Nicaragua, travel toSan Juan del Sur, atown teeming with architectural treasures that combine Moorish, Andalusian, Baroque, and neo-Classical …
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Callao, Peru
$1,440
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Ocean Voyage: Callao - Talcahuano

6 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • View fountain at Callao
  • Enjoy comfortable sea voyage
  • Explore lovely Talcahuano city
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Start your 6-day adventure with the luxurious L'Austral Ship. Explore the country's primary fishing and trading port of Callao, the maritime gateway to Peru. From the town center, journey on to the capital,Lima, and wander around thePlaza Mayor(formerly Plaza de Armas), crowned with its …
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Ocean views
$1,850
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Ocean Voyage: Montevideo - Recife

8 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Enjoy endless horizons
  • Relax on this non-stop journey
  • Keep fit in the spa
  • Discover sailing techniques
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Spa & Relaxing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This 8-day ocean cruise aboard the L'Austral allowsyou to admire the waves from the upper deck, keep fit in the spa and make good use of the pool or the gym, share the daily life of the crew, discover sailing techniques and instruments, and enjoy a break from the hectic pace of life. You will …
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A stone house off the coast of Canada
$1,190
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Ocean Voyage: Vancouver - San Diego

5 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Visit Vancouver Art Gallery
  • Enjoy luxury services
  • View the shores of the Pacific
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Enjoy your adventure from Canada, Vancouver to San Diego, California. Verdant and cosmopolitan, Vancouver is one of Canada's most multi-cultural cities. Located in British Columbia on Canada's west coast, it's surrounded by mountains and outdoor activities are popular. As the days go …
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Zodiacs during Antarctic tour in Paradise Bay
$12,107
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The Antarctic, in the wake of the Belgica

10 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Visit research stations
  • Sail close to blue-tinged icebergs
  • Observe unique wildlife
  • Learn the region's geography
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
You are invitedon a polar expedition cruise to the heart of the icy realm that is the Antarctic Peninsula, to pay tribute to the famous Belgian explorer Adrien de Gerlache de Gomery (1866-1934). Between 1897 and 1899, he led the first scientific expedition to the Antarctic and he and his crew were …
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Explore the expansive National Parks of the Arctic
$9,390
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The Best of Spitsbergen

8 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Hike and Zodiac cruise with guides
  • See the Spitsbergen's fjords
  • Follow the path of early explorers
  • Encounter Spitsbergen wildlife
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Spa & Relaxing, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
L'Austral takes you on a spectacular 8-day route that brings you intimately close to the natural colors of the polar region. Between icebergs, ice caps, and the sea ice, your adventure is interspersed with unusual excursions, such as outings in Zodiac inflatables at the early light of dawn. …
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Icebergs reflected in Antarctica's Paradise Bay
$13,275
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The Great Adventure

16 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Marvel at abundant wildlife
  • Visit historic sites in the region
  • Discover the myriad landscapes
  • Explore up close with Zodiac trips
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
On this 16-day voyage, sail from South Georgia, a land of adventure whose grandiose landscapes are home to abundant wildlife. Journey in the footsteps of the great explorers as far as the Antarctic Peninsula, with its icy panoramas of iridescent colors. Discover a wide variety of animal species …
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Chinstrap Penguins during wildlife tour
$16,725
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The Great Austral Loop

16 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Admire dazzling ice formations
  • Observe abundant wildlife
  • Explore the region's wild terrain
  • Embark on Zodiac excursions
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
On this 16-day voyage, discover the undulating hills and verdant moors of the Falkland Islands. Cruise to South Georgia, home to imposing glaciers that tilt towards the sea and thousands of king penguins at home on the island's black sandy beaches. Continue south to discover the Northern …
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Blue ice of Antarctica
$17,005
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The Great Austral Loop

17 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Explore the Falkland Islands
  • Discover the Antarctic Peninsula
  • Meet Magellanic penguins
  • View the region's wild terrain
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Board the L'Austral and explore theFalkland Islands, whose wild beauty and lush moors are sure to captivate you, before heading toSouth Georgia, its impressive glaciers and its black-sand beaches where large colonies ofking penguinshave taken up residence. Sail then to theWhite Continent, realm …
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Blue hour on the French coast
$3,390
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The îles du Ponant

8 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Discover Western France: Brittany
  • Sail around the Ponant Islands
  • Enjoy a singer and harpist onboard
  • See the Island of Hoëdic
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This 8-day cruise explores the Ponant Islands.L’Australwill sail along the Houat, Hoedic, Groix, Sein, Molene, Ouessant, Brehat Islands, off the coast of Brittany. These islands, with wild and preserved coastlines and spectacular views, will have you taking pictures left and right. To make …
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A mother polar bear and her young relax on the Arctic landscape
$26,400
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The Northwest Passage

23 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Discover the Ilulissat ice fjord
  • Visit the village of Kullorsuaq
  • Cross the Arctic Circle
  • Admire the enormous Smoking Hills
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Embark L'Austral for a five-star expedition to the Arctic Circle and beyond. Set sail for the Far North to a legendary, highly coveted maritime route: the Northwest Passage. Once the only possible shipping route between the Atlantic and the Pacific, the area transforms into a majestic white …
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Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
$6,030
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The Sea of Cortez

13 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Discover the fabulous Sea of Cortez
  • Visit the Gulf of California
  • Admire hammerhead & whale sharks
  • Swim with sea lions at Los Islotes
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Board the L'Austral in San Diego, at the far south of California, renowned for its pleasant climate. Your ship sails along the Baja California peninsula before enteringthe Gulf of California, known since 1539 asthe Sea of Cortezin tribute to the conquistador Hernan Cortés. Spend your …
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Golden hour on the coast
$3,210
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Treasures of the Celtic Sea

8 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Sail into the Celtic shores
  • Visit UNESCO World Heritage Sites
  • Explore Blarney Castle
  • See the City Hall in Belfast
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Experience 8-days of sightseeing, from sandy beaches, green fields and ruins of old castles on hilltops. L'Austral will take you toa postcard-perfect setting in the United Kingdom of yesteryear with a Victorian atmosphere. You will also get to visit the Giant's Causeway, which is a massive …
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Late summer in West Greenland
$17,360
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Ultima Thule: the Horizontal Everest

17 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Hike through unique landscapes
  • Visit the incredible auroras
  • Explore the Humboldt glacier
  • See amazingly rich fauna
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Step aboard L'Austral at Kangerlussuaq, Greenland for a 17-day expedition to the heart of Ultima Thule at the farthest reaches of the planet. Between ice caps and ice floes, past glaciers, icebergs, and brash ice sail to the heart of the northern hemisphere's biggest ice producer. Stopover …
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Late summer in West Greenland
$18,190
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Ultima Thule: the Horizontal Everest 2021

17 Day Itinerary aboard L'Austral
  • Hike through unique landscapes
  • Visit the incredible auroras
  • Explore the Kane Bassin
  • See amazingly rich fauna
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Step aboard L'Austral at Kangerlussuaq, Greenland for a 17-day expedition to the heart of Ultima Thule at the farthest reaches of the planet. Between ice caps and ice floes, past glaciers, icebergs, and brash ice sail to the heart of the northern hemisphere's biggest ice producer. Stopover …
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2019
EmbarksDays 
Nov 0511In The Heart Of Chilean Fjords
Nov 1516The Great Austral Loop
Dec 0912Antarctica and Climate Change
Dec 2017Christmas and New Year in Southern Lands
2020
EmbarksDays 
Jan 0117Beyond the Polar Circle
Feb 0910The Antarctic, in the wake of the Belgica
Feb 1811Emblematic Antarctica
Feb 2816The Great Adventure
Mar 148Ocean Voyage: Montevideo - Recife
Apr 0111Cape Verde and Canary Islands
Apr 119Gastronomy, Vineyards & Grands Crus
Apr 198The îles du Ponant
Apr 268Treasures of the Celtic Sea
May 108Celtic Shores
May 288The Best of Spitsbergen
Jun 048The Best of Spitsbergen
Jun 188Fjords and Glaciers of Spitsbergen
Jun 2515Greenland of Great Explorers
Jul 098Disko Bay and Inuit Villages
Jul 1614Baffin Bay Secrets
Jul 2917Ultima Thule: the Horizontal Everest
Aug 1415Baffin Island Adventure
Aug 2823The Northwest Passage
Sep 1915Alaska and Its Fur Traders
Oct 035Ocean Voyage: Vancouver - San Diego
Oct 0713The Sea of Cortez
Oct 1913Jewels of Latin America
Oct 316Ocean Voyage: Callao - Talcahuano
Nov 1811In The Heart Of The Chilean Fjords: Talcahuano to Ushuaia
Nov 2812Emblematic Antarctica
Dec 0812Emblematic Antarctica
Dec 1712Christmas In Antarctica
2021
EmbarksDays 
Jan 0912Emblematic Antarctica
Jan 1917The Great Austral Loop
Mar 0416The Great Adventure
Jun 058The Best of Spitsbergen
Jun 128The Best of Spitsbergen
Jun 198The Best of Spitsbergen
Jun 268The Best of Spitsbergen
Jul 0315Greenland of Great Explorers
Jul 1714Baffin Bay Secrets 2021
Jul 3017Ultima Thule: the Horizontal Everest 2021
Max Passengers: 264
Ship Type: Luxury Expedition Ship

Discover L'Austral, a luxury expedition cruise ship sailing the globe's most spectacular destinations in style. Explore the best of Antarctica, South America, Europe, the Arctic, Asia and the South Pacific. 

Chic and elegant, with a yacht-like ambiance, L'Austral, is the fruit of Italian ship building and French service and sophistication. A superb mega-yacht with 132 cabins, L'Austral links tradition and innovation, cruising to worldwide destinations in luxury. Launched in 2011,  L'Austral remains faithful to her philosophy - to create a unique atmosphere, a subtle blend of luxury, intimacy and well-being. L'Austral gives passengers the feeling they are on a private yacht and give them access to harbors and coves that large cruise ships can't access.

The social areas have everything you may desire including a swimming pool, spa, lounge, theater, exercise room, and a panoramic terrace. The main restaurant serves French and international cuisine accompanied by fine wines served by attentive French wait staff. The outdoor dining area, the "Grill" features buffet-style cuisine with panoramic views. 

Your luxurious stateroom reflects authentic French elegance and sophistication and includes minibar and private bathroom in each suite to complement the comfortable accommodations. Standard staterooms measure 290 square feet (18 square meters) with luxurious upgrades featuring the Owner's Suite at 485 square feet (45 square meters). 

Accommodations aboard L'Austral
PRESTIGE SUITES
20 Prestige Suites with private balcony
AMENITIES
* Individually-controlled A/C
* King-size bed or twin beds, communicating cabins available (Children welcome)
* Bathtub and shower
* Minibar
* 2 Flat screen satellite TVs
* Desk with stationery
* DVD, CD and Ipod™ players
* Video on demand
* Hairdryer, Bathrobes
* Satellite direct line telephone
* 110/220 volts outlet, personal safe
* French bath products
* 24hr room service
* Internet access wi-fi
* Sofa, Armchair, Pedestal Table

DELUXE SUITES
3 Deluxe Suites with private balcony
AMENITIES
* Individually-controlled A/C
* King-size bed, or twin beds
* Bathtub
* Minibar
* Flat screen satellite TV
* Desk with stationery
* DVD, CD and Ipod™ players
* Video on demand
* Safe
* Hairdryer
* Bath robes
* Satellite direct line telephone
* 110/220 volts outlet
* French bath products
* 24hr room service
* Internet acces wi-fi
* Sofa
* Armchair & Pedestal table

PRESTIGE STATEROOMS
92 Prestige Staterooms of 200 sq.ft. with private balcony

DELUXE STATEROOMS
28 Deluxe Staterooms of 200 sq.ft. with private balcony

SUPERIOR STATEROOMS
8 superior staterooms of 226 sq.ft.

AMENITIES
All Staterooms have the following amenities:
* Individually-controlled A/C
* King-size bed, or twin beds
* Bathtub
* Minibar
* Flat screen satellite TV
* Desk with stationery
* DVD, CD and Ipod™ players
* Video on demand
* Safe
* Hairdryer
* Bath robes
* Satellite direct line telephone
* 110/220 volts outlet
* French bath products
* 24hr room service
* Internet access wi-fi

Ship Specifications
* From 224 to 264 passengers
* Up to 132 outside cabins
* Length: 142m (466ft)
* Beam: 18 m (59ft)
* Average speed : 16 knots
* 139 crew members
* Elevators to all decks
* Dynamic positioning system
* « Clean ship » standards
* French flag
Superior Stateroom
Superior Stateroom
8 cabins, 226 sq ft, located on Le Champollion Deck. A/C, king or twin beds, seating area and private bath.
Deluxe Stateroom
Deluxe Stateroom
28 cabins, 200 sq ft with private balcony. A/C, king or twin beds, seating area, private bath.
Prestige Stateroom
Prestige Stateroom - Deck 4
200 sq ft with 43 sq ft private balcony. A/C, king or twin beds, seating area, private bath.
Prestige Stateroom
Prestige Stateroom - Deck 5
200 sq ft with 43 sq ft private balcony. A/C, king or twin beds, seating area, private bath.
Prestige Stateroom
Prestige Stateroom - Deck 6
200 sq ft with 43 sq ft private balcony. A/C, king or twin beds, seating area, private bath.
Deluxe Suite
Deluxe Suite
3 suites, 290 sq ft with 54 sq ft private balcony, located on the Le France Deck. A/C, king or twin beds, seating area, desk, minibar, private bath.
Prestige Suite
Prestige Suite - Deck 5
398 sq ft with 86 sq ft private balcony. A/C, king or twin beds, communicating cabins available. Separate living area, private bath.
Prestige Suite
Prestige Suite - Deck 6
398 sq ft with 86 sq ft private balcony. A/C, king or twin beds, communicating cabins available. Separate living area, private bath.
Owner's Suite
Owners Suite
484 sq ft with 97 sq ft private balcony. A/C, king or twin beds, communicating cabins available. Separate living, dining areas, private bath with large tub and shower, minibar, 2 flat screen TVs, DVD, CD, and IPOD, Video on demand, Satellite phone
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The trip was terrific with great planning on your part. Most of the adventures were not mainstream and somewhat off the beaten path which made it especially enjoyable!! We felt taken care of and you all were readily available to respond to questions and issues. I would highly recommend your company and friends have already expressed interest based on our pictures and excitement.
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These special offers are applicable only to new bookings.
Discounts are subject to availability, so contact us for more details.
Antarctica Savings - Book by October 31, 2019 and receive $1,200 air credit per person. Select departures only. Contact us for details.
2020 : Feb 18, 28
2019 : Dec 9

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