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Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
$6,000
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5th annual Piano Festival at Sea

11 Day Itinerary aboard Le Dumont-d'Urville
  • Cruise with Radio Classique
  • Enjoy three varied archipelagos
  • Discover Mindelo in Cape Verde
  • Visit Lisbon, Portuguese capital
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Spa & Relaxing, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This 11-day journey will allow you to discover several UNESCO World Heritage sites, punctuated by recitals performed on board by exceptional pianists.Your voyage will start with a port of call in Santiago,the most populated and also the most African island of Cape Verde. Further north, reach Sao …
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Charlotteville, Tobago
$6,380
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Adventure in Orinoco

13 Day Itinerary aboard Le Dumont-d'Urville
  • Discover picture-perfect landscapes
  • Observe endemic wildlife
  • Enjoy Charlotteville
  • Experience Barbados´ beauty
Activities:
Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Spa & Relaxing, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Leaving from Martinique, head in the direction of the beautiful island of Saint Lucia.Close to the Soufrierevolcano, you will be enchanted by the two emblematic rocky pitons, Unesco World HeritageSites, which form the backdrop to the island.Then discover the idyllic beaches of Saint Vincent and the …
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Turquoise waters along the shore near Dakar, Senegal
$5,480
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Adventure in the Bijagos Archipelago: Dakar to Dakar

9 Day Itinerary aboard Le Dumont-d'Urville
  • Admire Bijagos Islands wildlife
  • Learn more about the Bidyogo people
  • Explore unique lanscapes
  • Visit the historic city of Dakar
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
The Bissagos archipelago, located off the coast ofGuinea-Bissau, is one of the most preserved and protected on the planet. Classified as aUNESCO Biosphere Reserve, it is made up of 88 islands, most of which are uninhabited. Nestling in the heart of an environment whichoften remains untouched by …
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A brightly colored toucan in the forest
$5,870
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An Exploration in Nature in Costa Rica & the Panama Canal

11 Day Itinerary aboard Le Dumont-d'Urville
  • Enjoy Lectures and discussions
  • Explore shore visits in a Zodiac
  • Discover different landscapes
  • Meet with local peoples
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Village Visit, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This 11-day cruise starts inCosta Rica, which has done more than any other Central American country to preserve and protect its natural treasures, you will explore three of itsworld famous nature reserves: the luxuriant tropical vegetation and fascinating fauna ofCurùandManuel Antonio …
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Soufriere bay, St Lucia
$4,460
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Between Martinique & Panama

10 Day Itinerary aboard Le Dumont-d'Urville
  • Discover Los Roques archipelago
  • Take Zodiac excursions
  • Visit the Spice Island, Grenada
  • Enjoy Las Bóvedas neighborhood
Activities:
Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Leaving from Martinique,you will head in the direction of the beautiful island of Saint Lucia. Close to the Soufrierevolcano, you will be enchanted by the two emblematic rocky pitons, Unesco World HeritageSites, which form the backdrop to the island.After calling at …
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Colorful harbor of Bonaire
$4,930
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Between Panama and Martinique

10 Day Itinerary aboard Le Dumont-d'Urville
  • Visit UNESCO World Heritage Sites
  • Discover the Los Roques archipelago
  • Explore the 'spice island'
  • Dive in azure Caribbean waters
Activities:
Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This 10-day cruise first, succumbs to the charms of the clear waters of Panama andthe San Blas archipelago, composed of more than300islands and cays. Surrounded by palm trees and dugout canoes, you will discoverthe crafts and culture of the Kuna people. LeDumont-d’Urvillewill then sail to the …
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Beaches of Cape Verde Islands
$5,380
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Canary Islands and Cape Verde

11 Day Itinerary aboard Le Dumont-d'Urville
  • Visit UNESCO World Heritage Sites
  • Enjoy the culture of Lisbon
  • Explore Mindelo, Cape Verde
  • Taste local cuisine & spirits
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Embark Le Dumont-d'Urville inLisbon and enjoy the next 11-days exploring the Canary Islands &Cape Verde. DiscoverMadeira, the island of the eternal spring. The lively streets ofFunchal, its old district, as well as its magnificentbotanical gardenlocated on the heights of the town will not …
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Tobago
$8,190
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Caribbean and Orinoco

13 Day Itinerary aboard Le Dumont-d'Urville
  • Visit Pigeon Island
  • Discover beautiful landscapes
  • Explore underwater life in the Gren
  • Admire Cayenne´s tropical beauty
Activities:
Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Spa & Relaxing, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Leaving from Martinique,you will head in the direction of the beautiful island of Saint Lucia.Close to the Soufrierevolcano, you will be enchanted by the two emblematic rocky pitons, Unesco World Heritage Sites,which form the backdrop to the island.Then discover the idyllic beaches of Saint Vincent …
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 Giant lily pads on the Amazon River
$6,830
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Discover the Amazon - Cayenne Roundtrip

13 Day Itinerary aboard Le Dumont-d'Urville
  • Take shore visits in Zodiacs
  • Enjoy a rich variety of wildlife
  • Stroll among former prisons
  • Cross the Equator
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This 13-day Amazon cruise aboard Le Dumont-d'Urville sails along the Atlantic coast of Brazil to reach the earth-colored waters ofthe Amazon.You will then sail up the river from east to west, to discover the many treasures it conceals:dense and varied vegetation,tropical fruit, ahost of animal …
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Colorful port of Bergen
$4,350
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From Scotland to Scandinavia

9 Day Itinerary aboard Le Dumont-d'Urville
  • Visit UNESCO World Heritage Sites
  • Sail in the Lysefjord
  • Explore Kirkwall and watch seabirds
  • Discover Copenhagen
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Depart Aberdeen for Kirkwall, a former Vikingtrading post with a magnificent cathedral. Next, step ashore in Lerwick, and visit the remarkable archaeological site of Jarlshof. Located in the southern part of Mainland Island, this site holds the remains of 4,000years of human occupation.Stop in …
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Striking skyline of old town Tallinn, Estonia
$6,720
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Historic Cities of the Baltic Sea

9 Day Itinerary aboard Le Dumont-d'Urville
  • Discover the stunning Baltic Sea
  • Visit the famous old town of Tallin
  • Admire Visby's beauty
  • Experience Saint-Petersburg's charm
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Urban Exploration, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Architectural gems in the Baroque style, churches with domes so elaborate they seem otherworldly, palaces, gardens, canals, and the famous cities is what this incredible cruise offers. Visit St Petersburg a unique place where the atmosphere is rich with the splendor of the Tsars and the traces of …
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Soft light glows over the canals of Copenhagen
$6,480
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Historic Cities of the Baltic Sea

10 Day Itinerary aboard Le Dumont-d'Urville
  • Explore UNESCO World Heritage Sites
  • Visit colorful St. Petersburg
  • Discover architectural gems
  • Enjoy unique local cuisines
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Urban Exploration
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Enjoy a 10-day cruise around the historic cities of the Baltic sea. Embark from beautiful Copenhagen after exploring the city's extensive network of canals through historic neighborhoods. Stop in Tallinn for a taste of Gothic architecture as well as local delicacies. Enjoy three days in St. …
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Turquoise waters surrounding the islands
$3,250
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Jewels of England’s Southern Shores

8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Dumont-d'Urville
  • Enjoy Englad's south coast
  • Visit UNESCO World Heritage Sites
  • Explore Stonehenge
  • Stop at Kinsale
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This 8-day cruise will take you from London to Portsmouth aboard Le Dumont-d'Urville. Departing from London,your first port of call will be Dover,famous for its white limestone cliffs. Then the Isle of Wight will reveal its picture-postcard landscapes, sometimes bathing in the sun’s rays …
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Colorful sunset over Tallinn, Estonia
$9,700
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Jewels of the Baltic Sea

12 Day Itinerary aboard Le Dumont-d'Urville
  • Discover the Hanseatic League
  • Visit UNESCO World Heritage Sites
  • Explore Kaliningrad
  • Treat yourself in the spa
Activities:
Adventure Options, Biking, Small Ship Cruise, Spa & Relaxing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This 12-day cruise will allow you to experience the jewels of the Baltic Sea. Take a journey through the past through the former capital of the tsars, opulent cities that still have remarkably well-preserved ramparts, public buildings, merchant houses and warehouses, and unique blends of …
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Manuel Antonio National Park
$4,490
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National Parks and Panama Canal

8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Dumont-d'Urville
  • Discover San Blas Islands
  • Sail through the Panama Canal
  • Encounters with Emberas tribe
  • Relax and take in the sun onboard
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Spa & Relaxing, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Your journey to Central America starts with a visit to two superb Costa Rican national parks: the Carara National Parkand the Manuel Antonio National Park.Deep inside the tropical rainforest or under the rainforest canopy, you may be lucky enough to see multicolored birds, monkeys, crocodiles, and …
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Wildlife of Costa Rica - bright tree frog
$5,150
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Natural and Cultural History in Central America

8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Dumont-d'Urville
  • Explore Darien National Park
  • Discover the Quepos beaches
  • Sail through the Panama Canal
  • Meet Emberas community members
Activities:
Hiking, Rainforest Exploration, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Village Visit, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
After sailing through the world-famousPanama Canal, which connects the Pacific to the Atlantic, you will enjoy the stunning beaches on Viveros Island in the heart ofthe Pearl Islands.Le Dumont-d’Urvillewill then sail on to the magnificentDarien National Parkin Panama. This little corner of …
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Panoramic photo of beach in Senegal
$2,110
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Ocean Voyage: Cayenne - Dakar

9 Day Itinerary aboard Le Dumont-d'Urville
  • Visit local museums
  • Enjoy the conferences on board
  • Admire the spectacle of the waves
  • Discover Dakar's glamour
Activities:
Local Market, Small Ship Cruise, Spa & Relaxing, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
As the days go by, you can 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. A few times a year Le Dumont-d'Urville …
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2019
EmbarksDays 
Nov 1313Adventure in Orinoco
Nov 2513Adventure in Orinoco
Dec 0710Between Martinique & Panama
Dec 168National Parks and Panama Canal
Dec 238National Parks and Panama Canal
Dec 308Natural and Cultural History in Central America
2020
EmbarksDays 
Jan 0611An Exploration in Nature in Costa Rica & the Panama Canal
Jan 238National Parks and Panama Canal
Mar 058National Parks and Panama Canal
Mar 1210Between Panama and Martinique
Mar 1210Between Martinique & Panama
Mar 2113Caribbean and Orinoco
Apr 029Ocean Voyage: Cayenne - Dakar
Apr 109Adventure in the Bijagos Archipelago: Dakar to Dakar
Apr 18115th annual Piano Festival at Sea
May 068Jewels of England’s Southern Shores
May 259From Scotland to Scandinavia
Jul 2512Jewels of the Baltic Sea
Aug 1310Historic Cities of the Baltic Sea
Aug 2210Historic Cities of the Baltic Sea
Aug 319Historic Cities of the Baltic Sea
Oct 1111Canary Islands and Cape Verde
Nov 2913Discover the Amazon - Cayenne Roundtrip
2021
EmbarksDays 
Mar 2013Discover the Amazon - Cayenne Roundtrip
Max Passengers: 184

Le Dumont-d'Urville embodies a subtle blend of refinement, intimacy, and comfort. This limited-capacity yacht incorporates 92 environmentally-friendly equipment, elegantly designed cabins, with large windows, and lounge areas that open onto the outside, providing for an intimate and extraordinary cruising experience.

As the first ship this beautiful 184-passanger remains the unique atmosphere off it's sisters. Aboard this ship that flies the French flag, you can experience the incomparable pleasure of an intimate cruise, with the possibility of exploring an ever-increasing range of destinations in an ethnic-chic ambiance with luxury service.

As it is an essential part of French culture, gastronomy will naturally have pride of place aboard this new ship. Through its two restaurants, Le Dumont d'Urville invites you on a journey to elegance and epicureanism.

-In a relaxed atmosphere, a first dining area located on Deck 3 and able to seat 70 will serve grilled meats daily, along with a variety of salads and desserts.
-To the back of Deck 4, you will find a 260 m² panoramic restaurant which can accommodate all of our passengers in a single sitting. Designed differently to that on our other ships, this dining area, which opens onto the outside, will have a buffet of salads, desserts and cheeses at your disposal. Our discreet and attentive crew will provide table service for hot meals.

Like Le Boréal and its sisterships, Le Dumont d'Urville has many common areas that are designed and equipped to meet all of your needs while preserving the intimacy of each passenger.

A 140 m² reception area includes:

-A reception/concierge desk,
-An excursions desk,
-The ship’s administrative services,
-The sales office, manned by our Guest Relations Officer,
-Our 50 m² boutique which sells clothing, jewellery, beauty products, postcards and various accessories,
-Toilets accessible to passengers with reduced mobility.

A new hydraulic platform with adjustable height provides:  

-Easier boarding than on any other cruise ship,
-Easier Zodiac embarkation and disembarkation for expeditions,
-Easier access to the sea for swimming and practising various water sports such as kayaking or paddle-boarding.

A pool deck offering:

-A pool with a panoramic view, equipped with a counter-current swimming system,
-A pleasant solarium,
-An outdoor bar and lounge with armchairs and sofas.

A 200 m² main lounge which can accommodate all of our passengers to share convivial moments and to host activities organised during the day or evening.

Lastly, a theatre that seats 188, equipped with:
-The latest sound and lighting technology,
-A LED wall as the stage backdrop, for the projection of high-resolution images and videos.
Cabin
Deluxe Stateroom
Area: 19 m²
Capacity: up to 2 passengers per cabin
4m² Private balcony; King-size bed or twin beds
Cabin
Prestige Stateroom Deck 4
Area: 19 m²
Capacity: up to 2 passengers per cabin
4m² private balcony; King-size bed or twin beds
Cabin
Prestige Stateroom Deck 5
Area: 19 m²
Capacity: up to 2 passengers per cabin
4m² private balcony; King-size bed or twin beds
Cabin
Prestige Stateroom Deck 6
Area: 19 m²
Capacity: up to 2 passengers per cabin
4m² private balcony; King-size bed or twin beds
Cabin
Deluxe Suite
Capacity: up to 2 passengers per cabin
6m² private balcony
Cabin
Prestige Suite Deck 5
8m² private balcony
King-size bed or twin beds
Cabin
Prestige Suite Deck 6
8m² private balcony
King-size bed or twin beds
Cabin
Privilege Suite
Area: 32 m²
Capacity: up to 4 passengers per cabin
8m² private balcony; King-size bed or twin beds
Cabin
Grand Deluxe Suite
Area: 45 m²
Capacity: up to 2 passengers per cabin
30m² private balcony; King-size bed or twin beds
Cabin
Owner's Suite
Area: 45 m²
Capacity: up to 2 passengers per cabin
30m² private balcony; King-size bed or twin beds
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