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Food and travel: gelato
$5,600
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Epicurean Delights of Southern Italy & Sicily

Civitavecchia-Valletta - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Jacques Cartier
  • Enjoy a series of food lectures
  • Sample of local foods and wines
  • Explore iconic ancient sites
  • Take excursions to agriturismo site
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This 8-day cruise explores food—its cultivation, preparation and consumption—which has always been central to the Italian way of life. This one-of-a-kind program is an extraordinary opportunity both to study and to experience the various roles food and wine play in our lives and its …
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Explore the ancient Acropolis
$2,690
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Escapade Around the Peloponnese

Valletta to Athens - 5 Day Itinerary aboard Le Jacques Cartier
  • Discover fascinating sites
  • Visit the Mycenae ruins
  • Cross the Corinth Canal
Activities:
Archaeological Sites, Small Ship Cruise, Urban Exploration
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Board on the luxury Le Jacques Cartier and start your exciting 5-day adventure from the beautiful Valletta, the capital of Malta. Cross the Ionian Sea towards Itea, not far from the marvelousDelphiarchaeological site. Sail along the astonishingCorinth Canal, a famous sea channel dug out by men in …
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Soft light glows over the canals of Copenhagen
$7,050
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Historic Cities of the Baltic Sea

Copenhagen to Stockholm - 9 Day Itinerary aboard Le Jacques Cartier
  • 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 9-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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Enjoy the unique and colorful architecture of Stockholm
$7,050
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Historic Cities of the Baltic Sea

9 Day Itinerary aboard Le Jacques Cartier
  • See the splendid Baltic Sea
  • Visit UNESCO World Heritage Sites
  • Discover four European capitals
  • Tour the city of Saint-Petersburg
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Spa & Relaxing, Urban Exploration
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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Pastel homes on Isle of Skye
$3,680
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Iceland and the Inner Hebrides

8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Jacques Cartier
  • Visit Belfast's unique heritage
  • Observe colonies of puffins
  • Discover the Hebrides archipelago
  • Explore Reykjavik
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Reykjavikis the most northerly capital in the world, lying slightly above the 64th parallel. Houses with colorful roofs line its streets and this, coupled with the many ducks in its lake, produces a picture postcard setting. DiscoverHeimaey, the only inhabited island in the Westmann Islands. …
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Explore Reykjavik on your Arctic voyage
$4,970
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Icelandic Mosaic

8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Jacques Cartier
  • Discover Reykjavik
  • Explore stunning landscapes
  • Enjoy incredible Arctic wildlife
  • Visit the elegant city of Akureyri
Activities:
Hiking, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Board the ship in Reykjavik,the world’s northernmost capital city. With its houses with colorful roofs and its lake that is home to countless ducks, the city offers a picture-postcard setting. The first port of call on your cruise: the bay of Grundarfjordur, right near Kirkjufell.This …
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Westminster Bridge at sunset
$6,970
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Inaugural Season - Brittany & The Brest International Maritime Festival

13 Day Itinerary aboard Le Jacques Cartier
  • Attend Maritime Festival 2020
  • View the Mont Saint-Michel
  • Sail on the famous Kiel Canal
  • Visit the biggest Europe's aquarium
Activities:
Festivals, Hiking, Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
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Castle ruins overlooking the sea
$5,420
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Ireland, Cornwall and Dorset

8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Jacques Cartier
  • Enjoy a themed gastronomy cruise
  • Explore Celtic shores
  • Discover the Jurassic Coast
  • Visit UNESCO World Heritage Sites
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Urban Exploration
Activity Level:
Relaxed
At the meeting of theAtlantic Ocean and the Celtic Sea,set sail for an 8-day gastronomic cruise off the Irish coast. From Dublin, boardLe Jacques-Cartier todiscover the charming seaside resort town ofPortrushand its magnificent fine-sand beaches before sailingtoKillybegs, a gateway to the city of …
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Coast of Ortigia island at city of Syracuse
$5,320
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Island Jewels of the Mediterranean

Valletta to Antalya - 9 Day Itinerary aboard Le Jacques Cartier
  • Visit UNESCO World Heritage Sites
  • Discover the pearls of the Cyclades
  • Explore Gythio, the port of Sparta
  • Tour through the Mediterranean
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This 9-day cruise embarks in Valletta, the capital of Malta and former stronghold of the Knights of the Order of Malta, and sets sail forSyracuse, one of the most prestigious Sicilian cities, whose monuments are listed as aUNESCO World Heritage.Your ship will then drop anchor further south, …
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Baobab trees
$7,660
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Madagascar & South Africa

15 Day Itinerary aboard Le Jacques Cartier
  • Discover Zanzibar
  • Visit Richards Bay, home to hippos
  • Join and incredible Safari
  • Explore Phezulu Safari Park
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
FromZanzibar, a city with superbUNESCO-listed buildings, blending African, Arab, Indian and European influences over more than a millennium, sail toComoros, and thenMayotte. This small French archipelago protected by a double barrier reef is the refuge of an incredibly rich fauna: dolphins, rays, …
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Dramatic sunset over La Digue Island in the Seychelles
$7,080
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Madagascar, Réunion and Mauritius

13 Day Itinerary aboard Le Jacques Cartier
  • Discover many destinations
  • Explore idyllic landscapes
  • Enjoy outings and shore visits
  • Visit Madagascar
Activities:
Helicopter Tour, Rainforest Exploration, Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Spa & Relaxing, Village Visit, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This 13-day cruise will start inVictoria on the island of Mahé, where a veritable picture-postcard of Seychelles awaits you: palm trees, granite rocks,white sand, and crystal-clear waters. Further on, on the small island of Alphonse, you will have the opportunity to go snorkeling and scuba …
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Explore the surreal Giant's Causeway
$4,020
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Music at Sea

8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Jacques Cartier
  • Enjoy a musical cruise
  • Visit UNESCO World Heritage Sites
  • Observe the colonies of puffins
  • Discover Dublin, the Irish capital
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Urban Exploration
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This 8-day cruise invites you to enjoy the exceptional presence of Alain Duault.On this musical adventure, explore the stunning landscapes of northern Europe and relish in the cultural riches of cities such as Reykjavik, Belfast, and Dublin. Admire Heimaey'svolcanoesand its almost-desert like …
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An early morning view of Alesund, Norway
$1,540
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Ocean Voyage: Alesund - Stockholm

5 Day Itinerary aboard Le Jacques Cartier
  • Enjoy the Atlantic Ocean from deck
  • Treat yourself to the spa
  • Stay in shape in the fitness center
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Spa & Relaxing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This 5-day ocean voyage will allow you some much-needed rest and relaxation while you cruise from Alesund to Stockholm aboard the luxury Le Jacques Cartier. As the days go by, you can admire the waves from the upper deck, relax in the spa and make good use of the pool or the gym, share the daily …
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Soft light glows over the canals of Copenhagen
$1,550
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Ocean Voyage: Copenhagen - Reykjavik

5 Day Itinerary aboard Le Jacques Cartier
  • Observe endless horizons
  • Enjoy the comfort of this ship
  • Keep fit in the spa
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Spa & Relaxing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
During this 5-day Ocean cruise from Copenhagen to Reykjavik, 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.
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Lagoon in the Seychelles
$4,530
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The Essential Seychelles

9 Day Itinerary aboard Le Jacques Cartier
  • Explore the Vallée de Mai nature
  • Discover 8 islands
  • View the Aride Island
  • See bare red earth in Curieuse
Activities:
Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling
Activity Level:
Relaxed
The first stop of your cruise is Sainte Anne Marine National Park, whose coral reefs are home to stunning species, guaranteeing unforgettable snorkeling. Explore Curieuse Island, reputed for its red earth and for Aldabra giant tortoisesthat have taken up residence there. Discover Aride, an …
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Wild coastline of Brittany
$6,450
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Treasures of Brittany Along the French Atlantic Coast

Saint-Malo-Nantes - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Jacques Cartier
  • Enjoy a gastronomy cruise
  • Discover the coastlines of France
  • Sail around Belle-Île-en-Mer
  • Explore Belle-Île-en-Mer
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Enjoy unique and unforgettable moments on an 8-day cruise aboardLe Jacques-Cartieralong the French Atlantic coast.

Set sail fromSaint-Malo, the city of privateers, with delightful diversity of heritage and charming rampart walks. Explore the Ponant Isles, a large archipelago off the French coast. …
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Explore beautiful coastal towns in Greece
$4,190
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Treasures of Greece and Ancient Egypt

Athens to Aqaba - 9 Day Itinerary aboard Le Jacques Cartier
  • Explore Greece and Egypt
  • Visit the Cave of the Apocalypse
  • View the Great Pyramids
  • Cross the mythical Suez Canal
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Urban Exploration
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Le Jacques Cartier will take you to Patmos to discover its monastery and the cave where Saint John is said to have received his visions. The next stop is Rhodes, where you explore the charm of the Gothic architecture in the medieval city, listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.Cross the …
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Porto, Portugal Old Town
$4,140
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Treasures of Iberia’s Atlantic Coast

Nantes-Lisbon - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Jacques Cartier
  • Discover the beautiful ports
  • Visit UNESCO World Heritage sites
  • Enjoy the Guggenheim Museum
  • Tour the Balenciaga Museum
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Spa & Relaxing, Village Visit, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
During this 8-day cruise from Nantes, France to Lisbon, Portugal you will discoveropulent-looking buildings and small streets that are ideal for strolling. Stop inBilbao,not far from the La Rioja wine making region, whose reputation goes before it andSantiago de Compostela,anunmissable pilgrimage …
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Walk along the beaches of Dubai
$4,390
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Treasures of the Persian Gulf

Dubai to Muscat - 9 Day Itinerary aboard Le Jacques Cartier
  • Visit the Louvre Abu Dhabi Museum
  • Discover the “fjords of Arabia”
  • See the cultural sites of Al Ain
  • Explore the fascinating Doha
Activities:
Cooking Class, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Join this 9-day cruise between the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman, departing from Dubai. Come aboard Le Jacques-Cartier, and set off to discover the treasures of the desert of the Arabian Peninsula. From fascinating and futuristic Dubai go to Abu Dhabi, the booming capital of the UAE. You are …
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2020
EmbarksDays 
Jul 155Ocean Voyage: Alesund - Stockholm
Jul 199Historic Cities of the Baltic Sea
Jul 279Historic Cities of the Baltic Sea
Aug 049Historic Cities of the Baltic Sea
Aug 125Ocean Voyage: Copenhagen - Reykjavik
Aug 168Icelandic Mosaic
Aug 238Icelandic Mosaic
Sep 068Music at Sea
Sep 138Ireland, Cornwall and Dorset
Sep 208Treasures of Brittany Along the French Atlantic Coast
Sep 278Treasures of Iberia’s Atlantic Coast
Oct 188Epicurean Delights of Southern Italy & Sicily
Oct 259Island Jewels of the Mediterranean
Nov 199Treasures of the Persian Gulf
Nov 279Treasures of the Persian Gulf
Dec 059Treasures of the Persian Gulf
Dec 139Treasures of the Persian Gulf
Dec 219Treasures of the Persian Gulf
Dec 299Treasures of the Persian Gulf
2021
EmbarksDays 
Jan 069Treasures of the Persian Gulf
Jan 149Treasures of the Persian Gulf
Jan 229Treasures of the Persian Gulf
Jan 309Treasures of the Persian Gulf
Feb 139The Essential Seychelles
Feb 2113Madagascar, Réunion and Mauritius
Mar 0513Madagascar, Réunion and Mauritius
Mar 1713Madagascar, Réunion and Mauritius
Apr 1215Madagascar & South Africa
Aug 048Icelandic Mosaic
Aug 118Icelandic Mosaic
Aug 188Icelandic Mosaic
Aug 258Icelandic Mosaic
Sep 018Icelandic Mosaic
Sep 088Iceland and the Inner Hebrides
Oct 215Escapade Around the Peloponnese
Nov 109Treasures of Greece and Ancient Egypt
Max Passengers: 188
Ship Type: Luxury Expedition Ship

Le Jacques Cartier embodies the unique atmosphere and a subtle blend of refinement, intimacy, and comfort. Featuring innovative and environmentally-friendly equipment, elegantly designed staterooms, spacious suites with large windows, and lounge areas that open onto the outside, this limited-capacity yacht boasting just 92 staterooms and suites offers a truly unique cruising experience.

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. Experience a luxurious setting where the accent is on authenticity and passion for travel.

Staterooms:
All staterooms feature a private balcony, individually controlled air conditioning, minibar, flat-screen satellite TV, desk with stationary, iPod players, satellite direct line telephone, safe, hairdryer, bathrobes, French bath products, 24hr room service, wifi internet access.

Restaurants:
As it is an essential part of French culture, gastronomy will naturally have pride of place aboard this new ship. 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. In a relaxed atmosphere, an outdoor grill on Deck 3 will serve grilled meats with a variety of salads and desserts.

Public Areas:
Le Jacques Cartier has many common areas that are designed and equipped to meet all of your needs while preserving the intimacy of each passenger.

The reception area includes a reception/concierge desk, an excursions desk, the ship’s administrative services, the sales office, manned by the Guest Relations Officer, the boutique which sells clothing, jewelry, beauty products, postcards and various accessories and 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 practicing various water sports such as kayaking or paddle-boarding.

The pool deck offers 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 passengers to share convivial moments and to host activities organized during the day or evening.

Lastly, a theatre that seats 188, equipped with the latest sound and lighting technology, and a LED wall as the stage backdrop, for the projection of high-resolution images and videos.
Cabin
Deluxe Stateroom
19 m² area featuring a 4m² Private balcony, individually-controlled air-conditioning, King-size bed or twin beds, Shower
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Prestige Deck 4
19 m² area featuring a 4m² Private balcony, individually-controlled air-conditioning, King-size bed or twin beds, Shower
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Prestige Deck 5
19 m² area featuring a 4m² Private balcony, individually-controlled air-conditioning, King-size bed or twin beds, Shower
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Prestige Deck 6
19 m² area featuring a 4m² Private balcony, individually-controlled air-conditioning, King-size bed or twin beds, Shower
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Deluxe Suite
27 m² area featuring, 6m² private balcony, individually-controlled air-conditioning, King-size bed or twin beds, 1 sofa, shower
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Prestige Suite Deck 5
38 m² area featuring an 8m² Private balcony, individually-controlled air-conditioning, King-size bed or twin beds, Shower
Prestige Suite Deck 6
38 m² area featuring an 8m² Private balcony, individually-controlled air-conditioning, King-size bed or twin beds, Shower
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Privilege Suite Deck 5
32 m² area featuring an 8m² Private balcony, individually-controlled air-conditioning, King-size bed or twin beds, Shower
Privilege Suite Deck 6
32 m² area featuring an 8m² Private balcony, individually-controlled air-conditioning, King-size bed or twin beds, Shower
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Grand Deluxe Suite
45 m² area featuring, 40m² private balcony, individually-controlled air-conditioning, King-size bed or twin beds, Bathtub
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Owner's Suite
45 m² area featuring an 30m² Private balcony, individually-controlled air-conditioning, King-size bed or twin beds, Shower
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