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Icebergs reflected in Antarctica's Paradise Bay
$16,480
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Expedition to Charcot & Peter I Islands

16 Day Itinerary aboard Le Commandant Charcot
  • Discover Charcot Island
  • Experience a unique landscape
  • Approach Peter I Island
  • View Antarctic wildlife
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Landing onPeter I Islandis like landing on themoon! In fact, fewer people have visited this smallvolcanic islandlocated inthe Bellingshausen Sea, 450 km from theAntarctic coastlines, than have set foot on lunar soil. Discovered in February 1821,Peter I Islandcould only beapproached for the first …
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Blue hour on the French coast
$19,370
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In the Wake of Captain Jean-Baptiste Charcot

15 Day Itinerary aboard Le Commandant Charcot
  • Explore Greenland
  • Admire Jan Mayen natural beauty
  • Observe unique Arctic wildlife
  • Discover the Scoresby Sund
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Embark on your expedition cruise in Le Havre, France, which has been the starting point for many historic polar expeditions. After passing the Rockall Rock, frequently battered by impressive waves, sail along the coast of theAlftanes Peninsula,in the south-west of Iceland. You will then reach the …
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Emperor penguins in Antarctica
$25,830
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The Emperor Penguins of Bellingshausen Sea

19 Day Itinerary aboard Le Commandant Charcot
  • Encounter emperor penguin colonies
  • Approach remote islands
  • View unique Antarctic wildlife
  • Experience a vast, icy landscape
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
BeyondPeter I IslandandCharcot Island, this exceptional cruise aboard Le Commandant-Charcot will take youinto the heart of the Bellingshausen Sea. Named in honor of the Russian admiral and explorer who discovered Antarctica in 1820, this sea in theSouthern Ocean, covered by ice floes most of the …
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A towering iceberg
$29,650
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The Geographic North Pole

Reykjavik to Longyearbyen - 16 Day Itinerary aboard Le Commandant Charcot
  • Reach the North Pole!
  • Visit North-East Greenland N.Park
  • Cruise through Scoresby Sund
  • Explore Longyearbyen
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Push the limits of sailing with this exceptional new 16-day expedition cruise to theGeographic North Pole.To reach this mythical point covered by ice floe all year round, 700km away from any emerged land, you will boardLe Commandant-Charcot.Setting sail from Reykjavík, enjoy an unforgettable …
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Walruses coming ashore in the arctic
$41,980
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The Northwest Passage

25 Day Itinerary aboard Le Commandant Charcot
  • Explore Reykjavik
  • Visit a traditional Inuit village
  • Discover the Aulavik National Park
  • Observe unique Arctic wildlife
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Depart from Reykjavik and set sail along the south coast of Greenland, before reaching theHudson Strait, named after the English sailor Henry Hudson, who mapped the region for the first time in the early 17th Century. Then chart a course towards theFury and Hecla Strait, named after the ships of …
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Crabeater seal
$13,960
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The Weddell Sea & Larsen Ice Shelf

12 Day Itinerary aboard Le Commandant Charcot
  • Sail into the Weddell Sea
  • Lectures with naturalist-guides
  • View unique Antarctic wildlife
  • Experience a vast, icy landscape
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
As you advance across this immense polar expanse, you will enter aninfinite ice desert, a world of silence where there is nothing but calm and serenity. To the northwest of theWeddell Sea, stretching along the eastern coast of theAntarctic Peninsulastands an imposing ice shelf known as theLarsen …
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Antarctic sunset
$18,990
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The Weddell Sea & the South Sandwich Islands

18 Day Itinerary aboard Le Commandant Charcot
  • Sail along the Scotia Arc
  • Admire the South Sandwich Islands
  • Discover the Weddell Sea
  • Observe unique Antarctic wildlife
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
From Patagonia to the Antarctic peninsula, via South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, this18-day cruisewill take you into the heart ofthe Scotia Arc. This volcanic archipelago at the junction of the Andes cordillera and the Antarctandes will be revealed to you in all its riches and …
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2021
EmbarksDays 
May 3115In the Wake of Captain Jean-Baptiste Charcot
Aug 0816The Geographic North Pole
Sep 0725The Northwest Passage
Nov 0119The Emperor Penguins of Bellingshausen Sea
Nov 1916Expedition to Charcot & Peter I Islands
Dec 0312The Weddell Sea & Larsen Ice Shelf
Dec 1416Expedition to Charcot & Peter I Islands
Dec 2812The Weddell Sea & Larsen Ice Shelf
2022
EmbarksDays 
Feb 0216Expedition to Charcot & Peter I Islands
Mar 1412The Weddell Sea & Larsen Ice Shelf
Mar 2512The Weddell Sea & Larsen Ice Shelf
Apr 0518The Weddell Sea & the South Sandwich Islands
Max Passengers: 270
Ship Type: Ice Breaker Ship

Le Commandant Charcot will test the limits of Arctic and Antarctic navigation to write a new chapter of your collective knowledge. This polar exploration ship is designed with sustainable development at its core which contributes to a safe environment. This ship has its own ice routing software so you can visit places that others do not go. Le Commandant Charcot will be able to navigate forwards through compact ice and reverse through extreme ice conditions.

Le Commandant Charcot makes sure to provide comfort and satisfaction for its passengers while cruising. There are 135 cabins and suites with balconies, including 68 suites with patios and a private balconies. The ship also has a panoramic restaurant, grill restaurant, spa & wellness and Zodiac dinghies for passenger to spend spare time to relax. 

Technical Specifications:

Length: 150 m
Width: 28 m
Draught: 10 m
Ice Class: PC 2
Propulsion: LNG & Hybrid Electric
Classification: Bureau Veritas
Flag: French
Crew members: 187
 
Le Commandant Charcot cabin
Prestige Stateroom Deck 6
20m² and a 5m² private balcony, king-sized bed or two twin beds, private bathroom with shower, dressing table with hairdryer, flat screen tv, wifi, minibar and safe
Le Commandant Charcot cabin
Prestige Stateroom Deck 7
20m² and a 5m² private balcony, king-sized bed or two twin beds, private bathroom with shower, dressing table with hairdryer, flat screen tv, wifi, minibar and safe
Le Commandant Charcot cabin
Prestige Stateroom Deck 8
20m² and a 5m² private balcony, king-sized bed or two twin beds, private bathroom with shower, dressing table with hairdryer, flat screen tv, wifi, minibar and safe
Le Commandant Charcot cabin
Privilege Stateroom Deck 6
28m² and a 5m² private balcony, king-sized bed or two twin beds, private bathroom with shower, dressing table with hairdryer, flat screen tv, wifi, minibar and safe
Le Commandant Charcot cabin
Privilege Stateroom Deck 7
28m² and a 5m² private balcony, king-sized bed or two twin beds, private bathroom with shower, dressing table with hairdryer, flat screen tv, wifi, minibar and safe
Le Commandant Charcot cabin
Privilege Stateroom Deck 8
28m² and a 5m² private balcony, king-sized bed or two twin beds, private bathroom with shower, dressing table with hairdryer, flat screen tv, wifi, minibar and safe
Le Commandant Charcot cabin
Prestige Suite Deck 7
40m² and a 10m² private balcony, king-sized bed or two twin beds, private bathroom with two showers, dressing table with hairdryer, flat screen tv, wifi, minibar and safe
Le Commandant Charcot cabin
Prestige Suite Deck 8
40m² and a 10m² private balcony, king-sized bed or two twin beds, private bathroom with two showers, dressing table with hairdryer, flat screen tv, wifi, minibar and safe
Privilege Suite Deck 6
48m² and a 12.5m² private balcony, king-sized bed or two twin beds, private bathroom with shower and Balneo bathtub, dressing table with hairdryer, butler service, flat screen tv, wifi, minibar and safe
Privilege Suite Deck 8
48m² and a 12.5m² private balcony, king-sized bed or two twin beds, private bathroom with shower and Balneo bathtub, dressing table with hairdryer, butler service, flat screen tv, wifi, minibar and safe
Le Commandant Charcot cabin
Suite Duplex
48m² and a 26m² private balcony with jacuzzi, king-sized bed or two twin beds, private bathroom with shower and Balneo bathtub, dressing table with hairdryer, butler service, flat screen tv, wifi, minibar and safe
Owner's Suite
114m² and a 186m² private balcony with jacuzzi, king-sized bed or two twin beds, private bathroom with shower and Balneo bathtub, dressing table with hairdryer, butler service, flat screen tv, wifi, minibar and safe
Deck plan of Le Commandant Charcot
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