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Table Mountain and Cape Town Harbour, South Africa
$3,640
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Along the South-African coastline

Cape Town to Durban - 9 Day Itinerary aboard Le Lyrial (CDP)
  • Visit Robben Island
  • Discover Cape of Good Hope
  • Admire Africa's natural beauty
  • Explore Phezulu Safari Park
Activities: Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
At the crossroadsof the Atlantic and Indian Oceans, embark aboardLe Lyrialon a9-day cruisebetweenCape Town, mother-city of the country, dominated by Table Mountain, andDurban, a cosmopolitan seaside city. Thisjourney in South Africa allows you to discoverPort Elizabeth, nicknamed "the friendly …
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Sail across beautiful Patmos
$2,470
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An Aegean Sojourn

5 Day Itinerary aboard Le Lyrial (CDP)
  • Explore Athens and Patmos
  • Cruise in the Aegean Sea
  • Discover three archipelagos
Activities: Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level: Relaxed
Patmos is the first port of call for this voyage.Situated in the midst of the Cyclades archipelago, Parosis renowned for its white marble, whose use dates back to Antiquity. Covered with olive groves and vines, Paros welcomes you in a setting of charming beaches and white-clad villages.Discover …
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Whale sighting in Polar waters!
$18,764
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Beyond the Polar Circle

17 Day Itinerary aboard Le Lyrial (CDP)
  • Enjoy unique lectures onboard
  • Cross the Polar Circle
  • Observe magnificent landscapes
  • Discover Antarctica's wildlife
Activities: Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Board the Le Lyrial in Ushuaia and embark on a spectacular 17-day voyage across Antarctica. Set sail for theFalkland Islands, whose wild beauty is sure to captivate you.This subantarctic region formed by an underwater mountain chain is home to a diverse and wild fauna.King penguins, fur seals and …
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View from Accademia Bridge on Grand Canal in Venice
$4,250
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Dalmatian Shores

8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Lyrial (CDP)
  • Discover wonders of the Adriatic
  • Explore UNESCO World Heritage Sites
  • Cross the Corinth Canal
  • Visit Stari Grad
Activities: Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit
Activity Level: Relaxed
Set sail from Athens, to discover the Mediterranean and the Adriatic. Follow a memorable crossing of the Corinth Canal and make a first port of call at Itea. Reach Montenegroafter sailing in the Bay of Kotor,which is strangely reminiscent of Norwegian fjords. The city of Kotor nestles in a bay …
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Whale sighting in Polar waters!
$11,500
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Emblematic Antarctica

Heart of the Peninsula - 11 Day Itinerary aboard Le Lyrial (CDP)
  • Sail close to blue-tinged icebergs
  • Learn from a team of expert guides
  • Meet Antarctic wildlife
  • Traverse the Polar Front
Activities: Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Sail amid icy giants standing in vertical lines like white ships draped in fog on this 11-day polar cruise aboard Le Lyrial. Journey far from the usual cruise routes following the steps of the great explorers who once dreamed ofconquering the mysterious White Continent. Partake in outings andshore …
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An aerial view of Cape Town
$10,730
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From Antarctica to Africa

22 Day Itinerary aboard Le Lyrial (CDP)
  • Discover emblematic Antarctic sites
  • Marvel at abundant wildlife
  • Explore unique and isolated islands
  • Tour the port city of Cape Town
  • Enjoy guided zodiac adventures
Activities: Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Discover this new voyage between Ushuaia, located in the mythical Tierra del Fuego and commonly regarded as the southernmost city in the world, and Cape Town, South Africa at the entrance gate of the Cape of Good Hope. Embark on a 22-day expedition cruise, including the Falkland Islands and South …
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Lisbon, Portugal
$4,480
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From Lisbon to Barcelona: Musical Portugal & Spain

8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Lyrial (CDP)
  • Enjoy a musical cruise
  • Discover Spain & Portugal history
  • Explore the Balearic Islands
  • Experience Motril
Activities: Small Ship Cruise, Spa & Relaxing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Embark in Lisbon,the Portuguese capital. There are two UNESCO World Heritage monuments, the monastery of Jerónimos and the Belém Tower,on the banks of the River Tagus. Enjoy Alteaand its beautiful churchLa Mare de Déu del Consol("Our Lady of Solace"), easily …
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Plaza in Lisbon, Portugal
$3,950
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From Lisbon to the Canary Islands

9 Day Itinerary aboard Le Lyrial (CDP)
  • Admire Lisbon's heritage
  • Visit the festive town of Malaga
  • Discover enchanting Casablanca
  • Enjoy Morocco's architecture
Activities: Small Ship Cruise, Urban Exploration
Activity Level: Relaxed
Set off to discover some of the most romantic destinations across the Mediterranean. Le Lyrial takes you on an unforgettable sailing expedition across three magical countries. Cadiz in Andalusia is your first port of call. Built on a rock and surrounded by the sea, it is one of the country’s …
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Naples at Sunset, Italy
$4,010
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From Naples to the Adriatic

8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Lyrial (CDP)
  • Discover the Tyrrhenian Sea
  • Sail in the Bay of Kotor
  • Enjoy the town of Piran
  • Visit UNESCO World Heritage Sites
Activities: Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level: Relaxed
In Taormina, stroll the charming little streets that will lead you to the impressive ancient theatre, where the quality of the acoustics is exceptional. And as a backdrop: the majestic Mount Etna.Then reach Montenegroafter sailing in the Bay of Kotor.You will then sail along the Dalmatian coast to …
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Turquoise sea of Hvar island
$3,380
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From the Adriatic to Roma

8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Lyrial (CDP)
  • Discover the Amalfi Coast
  • Explore a diversity of landscapes
  • Admire Venice´s stunning beauty
  • Visit Amalfi´s historic sites
Activities: Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level: Relaxed
Explore Hvar, the most famous and attractive of the Adriatic islands. Ringed by ramparts, the town has many remarkable monuments including its elegant cathedral, old arsenal, and aristocratic palaces.A UNESCO World Heritage Site, Dubrovnikwill charm you with its palaces, elegant buildings, …
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Immerse yourself in the romance of Italy
$3,570
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From the Canals of Venice to the Stones of Athens

8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Lyrial (CDP)
  • Tour the medieval city of Dubrovnik
  • Relax on an Ionian Islands beach
  • Sail through the Corinth Canal
  • Walk through ruins on Delos
Activities: Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level: Relaxed
From Corinth to Athens, sail in the footsteps of the Greek Gods and discover their most remarkable legends as well as their sumptuous dedicated temples. Discover the heart of the Cyclades, a string of islands scattered on the azure waters of the Aegean Sea like precious gemstones. Sail in the …
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View from Accademia Bridge on Grand Canal in Venice
$3,640
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From the Tyrrhenian Sea to the Adriatic

8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Lyrial (CDP)
  • Experience a family cruise
  • Explore Dubrovnik´s heritage
  • Sail by the Stromboli volcano
  • Enjoy the village of Vrisnik
Activities: Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level: Relaxed
Visit Amalfi and its coast,which are magnificent UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Amalfi and the little villages hidden nearby present amazing landscapes.In Taormina,stroll the charming little streets that will lead you to the impressive ancient theatre. And as a backdrop: the majestic Mount …
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Turquoise sea of Hvar island
$4,330
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In the Heart of the Adriatic

8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Lyrial (CDP)
  • Enjoy Venice the 'Most Serene City'
  • Visit Italy, Croatia & Montenegro
  • Explore Trieste's heritage
  • Admire Cres' medieval architecture
Activities: Small Ship Cruise, Urban Exploration, Village Visit
Activity Level: Relaxed
FromItaly toCroatia, this incredible 8 daysvoyage takes you across the stunning Adriatic waters aboardLeLyrial. Discover Montenegro by sailing through thefamous Bay of Kotor. This veritable “Mediterranean fjord” is considered one of the most beautiful bays in the world. Once reaching …
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Taormina, Italy
$4,280
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Mediterranean Nature & Culture

8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Lyrial (CDP)
  • Discover the Amalfi Coast
  • Experience the Corinth Canal
  • Visit Taormina, Sicily’s St.Tropez
  • Admire the Stromboli Volcano
Activities: Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level: Relaxed
Your voyage starts with a stop at Hydra. Located to the east of the Peloponnese, Hydrais an island without cars which offers a rugged charm and some spectacular scenes. This port of call will allow you to enjoy a leisurely walk through Hydra's little alleys and impressive stone houses.Lipari is …
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Gondola on Canal Grande at Sunset, Venice
$5,180
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Recitals in the Mediterranean

8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Lyrial (CDP)
  • Discover wonders of the Adriatic
  • Experience Hvar's culture
  • Visit Dubrovnik's history
  • Observe Montenegro
Activities: Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level: Relaxed
Cross Italy, Croatia, and Greece Italy, Croatia and Greece,discovering charming sites full of history, attending several concerts on board: piano and strings recitals, and song recitals on this 8-day voyage!Sail along the Dalmatian coast to Dubrovnik. Sitting high on a rocky outcrop, its old town, …
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Blue ice of Antarctica
$22,620
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The Antarctic Odyssey

21 Day Itinerary aboard Le Lyrial (CDP)
  • Discover the South Orkney Islands
  • Admire the Falkland Islands' beauty
  • Observe unique wildlife
  • Explore the Antarctic Peninsula
Activities: Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Starting with a navigation to theFalkland Islands, this cruise is the perfect opportunity to experience the wild beauty and lush moors are sure of this captivating region, before heading toSouth Georgia, its impressive glaciers and its black-sand beaches where large colonies ofking penguinshave …
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Korcula Island
$5,150
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The Best of Croatia

8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Lyrial (CDP)
  • Explore the medieval town of Split
  • Tour Dubrovnik
  • Visit Pula's ancient amphitheater
  • Wander the streets of Rovinj
Activities: Archaeological Sites, Local Market, Small Ship Cruise, Urban Exploration, Village Visit, Wine Tasting
Activity Level: Relaxed
From Venice, set sail for Croatia and its many hidden treasures on this 8-day voyage. Le Lyrial slips effortlessly through the turquoise Adriatic Sea, wending her way between necklaces of islands dotted here and there off the Dalmatian Coast. There are cities which thrive on their legend – …
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Dramatic sunset over La Digue Island in the Seychelles
$10,320
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The Scattered Islands & the Seychelles

16 Day Itinerary aboard Le Lyrial (CDP)
  • Visit Aldabra Atoll
  • Discover the Scattered Islands
  • Dive & snorkel in the Seychelles
  • Explore the Indian Ocean's waters
Activities: Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
On this 16-day cruise aboard Le Lyrial, relax on idyllic beaches, visit must-see sites, and meet local communities. Surrender to the unique charm of the Scattered Islands, tiny specks that are part of the French Southern and Antarctic Lands. This beautiful archipelago with very few inhabitants is …
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Corinth Canal, Greece
$4,250
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Treasures of the Adriatic

8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Lyrial (CDP)
  • Enjoy UNESCO World Heritage Sites
  • Cross the Corinth Canal
  • Explore the most beautiful ports
  • Try local produce in Vrisnik
Activities: Archaeological Sites, Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level: Relaxed
Cross the Corinth Canal, a narrow stretch of water set into the limestone rock of the Peloponnese. Discover the still waters of the Bay of Kotor, dotted with churches and fortresses, create a magical atmosphere. Enjoy Dubrovnik, located in Croatia's deep south, the Pearl of the Adriatic is a …
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Roman ruins in Rome, Forum
$5,420
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Treasures of the Mediterranean World: A Family Learning Adventure

9 Day Itinerary aboard Le Lyrial (CDP)
  • Learn about history and mythology
  • Visit picturesque Katakolon
  • Admire the Venetian port of Crete
  • Visit the famous island Santorini
Activities: Archaeological Sites, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit
Activity Level: Relaxed
Join Le Lyrial on its 8-day sailing adventure that travels from Civitavecchia. Roma to Athens, Greece. Be amazed by how abundant history, literature, mythology, and culture are in the Mediterranean world.From the ruins and museums ofRomeandPompeii,Le Lyrialtakes you toOlympia, the birthplace of the …
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2019
EmbarksDays 
Feb 2111Emblematic Antarctica
Mar 0322From Antarctica to Africa
Mar 249Along the South-African coastline
Apr 0116The Scattered Islands & the Seychelles
May 138From Naples to the Adriatic
May 208The Best of Croatia
May 278The Best of Croatia
Jun 038The Best of Croatia
Jun 108Recitals in the Mediterranean
Jun 175An Aegean Sojourn
Jul 018Treasures of the Adriatic
Jul 088From the Adriatic to Roma
Jul 159Treasures of the Mediterranean World: A Family Learning Adventure
Jul 228Dalmatian Shores
Jul 298In the Heart of the Adriatic
Aug 058From the Canals of Venice to the Stones of Athens
Aug 128Mediterranean Nature & Culture
Aug 198From the Tyrrhenian Sea to the Adriatic
Oct 078From Lisbon to Barcelona: Musical Portugal & Spain
Nov 029From Lisbon to the Canary Islands
Nov 1921The Antarctic Odyssey
2020
EmbarksDays 
Feb 0917Beyond the Polar Circle
Passengers: 264
Ship Type: Luxury Expedition Ship

Chic and elegant, with a yacht-like ambiance, passengers aboard the stylish Le Lyrial will notice the signature of the Ponant cruise line - a refined atmosphere highlighted by comfort, elegance, and attentive French service. Like her sister ships, Le Lyrial comprises 7 decks with just 122 stylish staterooms that give passengers the feeling they are on a private yacht with all of the modern amenities and creature comforts that you would expect from bigger cruise ships. Launched in 2015, Le Lyrial is one of the newest, most modern luxury cruise ships sailing worldwide.

The main restaurant serves French and international cuisine accompanied by fine wines served by attentive French staff. The outdoor dining area, the "Grill", features buffet-style cuisine with panoramic views. 

When you are ready to retire for the evening or just take a short siesta, you will find that your luxurious stateroom reflects authentic French elegance and sophistication. A minibar and private bathroom in each suite complement the comfortable accommodations.

Standard suites are 290 square feet (18 square meters) with luxurious upgrades featuring the Owner's Suite at 485 square feet (45 square meters). 

Deck 3: Restaurant
Deck 4: Main Lounge, Reception Desk, Boutique, Cabins
Deck 5: Theater, Cabins
Deck 6: Gym, Spa, Sun Deck
Deck 7: Pool, Restaurant, Library, Panoramic Lounge, Solarium

Each of the decadent suites offers guests individually controlled air conditioning, WiFi, 24-hour room service, French bath accessories, a hairdryer, bath robes, flat screen TV, and all of the appointments of a modern ocean liner. 

Guests will also delight in the public amenities designed with relaxation in mind, especially the pool, spa, and various panoramic lounges. The main lounge even features a dance floor and live music in addition to perfectly concocted cocktails and afternoon tea. 
Cabins on the Le Lyrial
Superior Stateroom
Individually-controlled A/C, en suite shower, desk, Wi-Fi access, TV, and stereo.
Cabins on the Le Lyrial
Deluxe Stateroom
28 cabins, 200 sq. ft. + 43 sq. ft. balcony located on Deck 3. Individually-controlled A/C, en suite shower, desk, Wi-Fi access, TV, and stereo.
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Prestige Stateroom - Deck 4
35 cabins, 200 sq. ft. + 43 sq. ft. private balcony. Individually-controlled A/C, en suite shower, Wi-Fi access, TV, and stereo.
Cabins on the Le Lyrial
Prestige Stateroom - Deck 5
37 cabins, 200 sq. ft. + 43 sq. ft. private balcony. Individually-controlled A/C, en suite shower, Wi-Fi access, TV, and stereo.
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Prestige Stateroom - Deck 6
1 cabin, 200 sq. ft. + 43 sq. ft. private balcony. Individually-controlled A/C, en suite shower, Wi-Fi access, TV, and stereo.
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Deluxe Suite
3 cabins on Deck 6, 290 sq. ft. + 54 sq. ft. private balcony. Individually-controlled A/C, en suite shower, sofa, armchair and pedestal table, Wi-Fi access, TV, and stereo.
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Prestige Suite - Deck 5
11 cabins, 398 sq. ft + 86 sq. ft. private balcony. Individually controlled A/C, ensuite bathroom with shower, desk, sofa, armchair & table, 2 TVs, stereo, Satellite telephone, Wi-Fi access.
Privilege Suite on the Le Lyrial
Privilege Suite
8 cabins, 398 sq. ft + 86 sq. ft. private balcony. Individually controlled A/C, ensuite bathroom with shower, desk, sofa, armchair & table, 2 TVs, stereo, Satellite telephone, Wi-Fi access.
Cabins on the Le Lyrial
Grand Deluxe Suite
1 cabin, 484 sq. ft. + 96 sq. ft. private balcony. Individually controlled A/C, ensuite bathroom with jacuzzi and shower, desk, TV, stereo, Satellite telephone, Wi-Fi access.
Grand Privilege Suite on the Le Lyrial
Grand Privilege Suite
7 cabins, 398 sq. ft. + 86 sq. ft. private balcony. Individually controlled A/C, ensuite bathroom with bathtub and shower, desk, minibar, TV, stereo, Satellite telephone, Wi-Fi access.
Owner's Suite on the Le Lyrial
Owner Suite
On Deck 6, 592 sq. ft. + 129 sq. ft. private balcony. Individually controlled A/C, ensuite bathroom with jacuzzi and shower, desk, sofa, table with 4 chairs, armchair and table, 2 televisions, stereo, Satellite telephone, Wi-Fi access.
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Our guide and driver were very good with their knowledge and were very helpful with our questions. It was a very pleasant visit that would have been impossible to do on our own. Hotels and restaurants were fantastic. The special places we got to go to, like the kitchens, were great. Enjoyed the entire trip!
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