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Old marina of Antalya.
$5,950
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Discovering the Levant

9 Day Itinerary aboard Le Ponant
  • Discover the Mediterranean Basin
  • Visit UNESCO World Heritage Sites
  • Enjoy Cyprus
  • Admire the Mediterranean
Activities: Archaeological Sites, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit
Activity Level: Relaxed
You will board your ship in Antalya.With its Roman port, picturesque narrow streets and beautiful Ottoman homes this town, lying on the southern coast of Turkey, has maintained its many charms. From Beirut, the Lebanese capital, do not miss the visit to Byblos.One can observe the many vestiges of …
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Old marina of Antalya.
$8,080
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Egypt and Israel

10 Day Itinerary aboard Le Ponant
  • Discover Mediterranean and Red Sea
  • Explore the region of Cappadocia
  • Cross the Suez Canal
  • Enjoy Aqaba
Activities: Archaeological Sites, Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level: Relaxed
From Haifa, do not miss the visit to Nazarethand its many churches commemorating the memory of Jesus Christ, who grew up in this Israeli village. Discover Alexandria,the multicultural city that was once home to the famous library that was destroyed by fire, is your first port of call.After sailing …
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Santorini , Greece
$5,950
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From Athens to the Turquoise Coast

8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Ponant
  • Cruise between Greece and Turkey
  • Visit UNESCO World Heritage Sites
  • Discover the pearls of the Cyclades
  • Enjoy Ano Syros
Activities: Archaeological Sites, Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level: Relaxed
Embark on an 8-day cruise aboard our three-master Le Ponant, to discover the most beautiful sites of the Aegean Sea and Turkey. Cruise between Greece and Turkey, to see the most beautiful sites in the Aegean Sea. Visit numerous UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Athens, Patmos, and Kusadasi. Other …
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The seafront of Cadiz
$3,890
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From the Canary Islands to Valencia

8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Ponant
  • Enjoy UNESCO World Heritage Sites
  • Cross the Gibraltar Strait
  • Explore the Castle of Santa Barbara
  • Visit Pablo Picasso's birthplace
Activities: Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit
Activity Level: Relaxed
Enjoy an all-new 8-day itinerary between the Atlantic and the Mediterranean aboard Le Ponant. Your journey will begin in Tenerife,in the Canary Islands. Dominated by Spain’s tallest peak, Mount Teide, this volcanic island with undeniable charm offers a great variety of landscapes. You will …
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Capital city of Malta, Valletta.
$5,950
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Sicily and Crete - Mediterranean Jewels

9 Day Itinerary aboard Le Ponant
  • Enjoy a cruise from Italy to Greece
  • Visit Syracuse
  • Discover Catania
  • Visit Saint Agatha Cathedral
Activities: Archaeological Sites, Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level: Relaxed
Le Ponantwill leave Valletta, for a 9-day cruiseon seas that are brimming with history.After calling at beautiful Cataniawhose Late Baroque style monuments spread to the foot of Mount Etna, set sailfor Syracuse,one of the most prestigious Sicilian cities, whose monuments are listed as a Unesco …
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Portoferraio, Italy
$5,230
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The Great Corsican loop

8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Ponant
  • Enjoy a diving experience
  • Sail the Mediterranean
  • Discover Corsica
  • Enjoy Nice’s diverse culture
Activities: Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling
Activity Level: Relaxed
Blending elegance, comfort and intimacy, set sail for an 8-day Mediterranean cruise aboard Le Ponant, a majestic three-mast yacht. Head for the island of Elbe,in Italy. An opportunity to discover Portoferraio and the unmissable Villa San Martino, Napoleon I'ssummer residence during the few …
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2019
EmbarksDays 
Apr 248From the Canary Islands to Valencia
Jul 188The Great Corsican loop
Jul 258The Great Corsican loop
Aug 018The Great Corsican loop
Aug 088The Great Corsican loop
Nov 119Sicily and Crete - Mediterranean Jewels
Nov 198From Athens to the Turquoise Coast
Nov 279Discovering the Levant
Dec 0510Egypt and Israel
2020
EmbarksDays 
Mar 3110Egypt and Israel
Passengers: 56
Ship Type: Luxury Expedition Ship

Experience the privilege of a relaxing cruise aboard Le Ponant, crafted to respect the tradition of famous sailing yachts. Following in the nautical tradition of three-masted sailing ships, Le Ponant will take you on a voyage of discovery. The ship capacity, limited to 56 passengers, provides intimacy and convivial atmosphere to the cruise. The refined life on board, the welcoming charm of your cabin, the lounges, and the restaurant settings are as many invitations to relax.

Under full sail, gliding over the sea with the wind, you will fall under Le Ponant’s spell.

Le Ponant features four decks of guest facilities:
Sun Deck – large open space with deck chairs available. Great for viewing the sails.
Antigua Deck – guest staterooms and the al fresco restaurant.
St. Barth Deck – lounge for lectures and recaps, bar, formal dining room, and reception.
Marie Galante Deck – guest staterooms.
• Stairs connect the decks (no elevator).
• There is an open-bridge policy, contingent upon weather and navigation conditions.
• Smoking is permitted only on outside decks

Dining:
• Each restaurant holds all 56 guest at one seating.
• Special dietary requests (except Kosher) can be fulfilled with advance notice.
• Room service for breakfast is available with advance request.

Cabins:
• Staterooms are similar in amenities and average 160 square feet.
• All staterooms have: a hairdryer, direct dial phone for international calls and cabin-to-cabin calls, safe deposit box, an intercom system for announcements, at least one closet and one shelf unit, European-type outlets (two round sockets) at 220 volts, individual heat/air conditioning controls, a minibar, and complimentary bottled water.
• Ocean view: staterooms on Antigua Deck have a window (approximately 2 feet by 2 feet); cabins on the Marie Galante deck have a large porthole.
• All cabins have lower beds. The bed configuration varies from two twins to one double. Several staterooms accommodate a third guest. Cabins 1–5 (Antigua Deck), 6, 7, and 9 have one double bed; staterooms 10, 12, and 14 have one double bed and a convertible sleeper sofa; all other staterooms have two lower twin beds that can be moved together into one queen bed.

Services
• Snorkel gear and beach towels are available for all guests.
• Weights and tanks are available for certified divers. All divers must bring any additional equipment.
• Le Ponant carries a fleet of Zodiacs.
• A doctor and a small infirmary are available on board. Rates are posted.
• Laundry services are available (no dry cleaning). Rates are posted. No beauty salon on board.
• Small glass cases showcase Le Ponant ship and trip memorabilia for sale.
• Due to the active nature of the expeditions, no pool, gym, or sauna facilities are available.
• The Sapphire Room is a small lounge area behind reception that offers a small library.
• The euro is the currency used on board. Most credit cards and travelers checks are accepted for payment of shipboard accounts.
Marie-Galante Stateroom aboard the Le Ponant.
Marie-Galante Staterooms
Ocean-view staterooms on the Marie Galante Deck are between 122 and 145 square feet, and most feature beds that are configurable into two twins or one queen, en suite bathroom, and one porthole.
Le Ponant Staterooms
Marie-Galante Premium Staterooms
Ocean-view staterooms on the Marie Galante Deck are between 113 and 145 square feet, they feature one queen bed, en suite bathroom, and one porthole.
Antigua Stateroom aboard the Le Ponant.
Antigua Staterooms
Ocean-view staterooms on the Antigua Deck are between 133 and 165 square feet, and feature one fixed queen bed, en suite bathroom, and one window.
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