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Sunrise in the Patagonian Andes Mountains
$9,070
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Adventure in Patagonia

14 Day Itinerary aboard Le Soleal
  • Discover Quemchi on Chiloé
  • Visit Torres del Paine NP
  • Observe Patagonia's wildlife
  • Stop in Puerto Williams
Activities: Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
The narrow passages, channels and fjords of Patagonia await you on this 14-day cruise. Board your luxurious ship in Valparaiso, a spectacular seaside city and aUNESCO World Heritage Site. During the first part of your cruise in South America, call atQuemchi, after a sailing during which it is not …
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Reflection of colorful houses in Greenland
$15,140
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Baffin Bay Secrets

14 Day Itinerary aboard Le Soleal
  • Explore beautiful Greenland
  • Enjoy spectacular Karrat Fjord
  • Admire Pond Islet's glaciers
  • Discover Sisimiut's wildlife
Activities: Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Discover the secrets of Baffin Bay and the Thule, a legendary stopover for those in love with the polar regions. Step aboard Le Soléal in Kangerlussuaq for a 14-day expedition cruise to the farthest reaches of the planet, sailing through the polar region's most spectacular landscapes. …
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Penguins in Antarctica
$17,524
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Beyond the Polar Circle

17 Day Itinerary aboard Le Soleal
  • Journey beyond the Antarctic Circle
  • Marvel at dynamic landscapes
  • Observe magnificent wildlife
  • Learn from expert naturalist guides
Activities: Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
On this 17-day expedition cruise aboard Le Soleal, journey beyond the Antarctic Circle and explore the world's southernmost territories. The vast moors of the Falkland Islands, dotted with moss and lichen, mark the beginning of this Antarctic adventure. Continue on to South Georgia, where …
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Touring the icy water of Antarctica on an expedition cruise
$16,694
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Christmas and New Year in Southern Lands

17 Day Itinerary aboard Le Soleal
  • Spend the holidays in the Antarctic
  • Enjoy the region's diverse scenery
  • Behold magnificent wildlife
  • Explore with naturalist guides
Activities: Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
On this 17-day expedition cruise aboard Le Soleal, celebrate Christmas and the New Year by exploring the world's southernmost territories. The undulating hills and verdant moors of the Falkland Islands mark the beginning of the Antarctic adventure. Cruise to South Georgia, where imposing …
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Moai of Easter Island
$5,250
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Easter Island and Polynesia

15 Day Itinerary aboard Le Soleal
  • Discover the impressive Ahu Tahai
  • Visit the Pitcairn's museum
  • Explore a pearl farm at Mangareva
  • Dive & snorkel across Bora Bora
Activities: Local Market, Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling
Activity Level: Relaxed
Starting at the intriguingEaster Island this fantastic cruise takes you todiscover its famous wooden tablets called ‘Rongorongo’ and theMoai, or ‘walking statues’, listed as aUNESCO World Heritage Site.Far from the major maritime routes, theGambier Islandsare one …
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Weddell Seal
$10,750
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Emblematic Antarctica

11 Day Itinerary aboard Le Soleal
  • Visit the Arakur Resort
  • Cross the infamous Drake Passage
  • Meet Pleneau's vast wildlife
  • Zodiac cruise between icebergs
Activities: Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Experience a journey far from the usual cruise routes on this 11-day polar exploration of remote Antarctica from aboard the luxurious Le Soleal. You'll see penguins in the thousands and humpback whales patroling the icy waters. This is a surreal voyage exploring the Antarctic Peninsula and …
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Honolulu Harbor Oahu
$7,080
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French Polynesia & Hawaii

16 Day Itinerary aboard Le Soleal
  • Visit the Fakarava's Reserve
  • Admire the Marquesas Islands beauty
  • Enjoy the French Polynesia's waters
  • Discover famous museums
Activities: Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Whale Watching
Activity Level: Relaxed
Betweenpearl farmsand whitesandy beaches, French Polynesia reveals its many mysteries to you at this enchanting 16-day cruise aboard Le Soleal. Surrounded by crystal clear lagoons edged byexceptional coral reefs, the islands of Polynesia are undoubtedly some of the most beautiful in the world and …
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Traveler on a glacier tour of Alaska.
$9,170
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In the Wake of Pioneers

15 Day Itinerary aboard Le Soleal
  • Hike across incredible landscapes
  • Discover Alaska's historical sites
  • Observe humpback whales and orcas
  • Visit the small town of Unalaska
Activities: Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
On this exclusive 15-day cruise of Alaska and the Bering Sea aboard luxurious Le Soleal, discover coniferous forests and myriad islands and islets where the soft light of the midnight sun lights the horizon. Cruise along the east coast of Alaska and the renowned Inside Passage, crafted by the …
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Nicaragua Beach San Juan del Sur
$5,200
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Jewels of Latin America

13 Day Itinerary aboard Le Soleal
  • Discover San Juan del Sur
  • Discover Puerto Caldera's forest
  • Visit unique Cocos Island
  • Explore colorful Guayaquil
Activities: Archaeological Sites, Small Ship Cruise, Urban Exploration, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Delight yourself with the charm of authentic Latin American culture on this unforgettable 13-day cruise aboard Le Soleal. Starting in Puerto Quetzal, Nicaragua, travel toSan Juan del Sur, atown teeming with architectural treasures that combine Moorish, Andalusian, Baroque, and neo-Classical styles. …
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Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky cityscape and Koryaksky volcano
$10,700
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Magnificent Volcanoes of the Aleutian Islands

13 Day Itinerary aboard Le Soleal
  • Visit the Military Glory Museum
  • Discover Dutch Harbor
  • Explore the Aleutian Islands
  • Sail to Katmai National Park
  • Experience a variety of landscapes
Activities: Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
An elongated archipelago that marks the boundary between the Pacific Ocean and the Bering Sea, the Pacific Ring of Fire forms a natural bridge between Kamchatka and Alaska, extending in an arc over nearly 2,000 km. Board your ship in Petropavlovsk, the oldest city in the Russian Far East, before …
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Le Soleal
$2,890
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Ocean Voyage: Honolulu - Maizuru

14 Day Itinerary aboard Le Soleal
  • Enjoy Waikiki beach in Honolulu
  • Cross the International Date Line
  • Observe delightful sunsets onboard
  • Visit the charming city of Maizuru
Activities: Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level: Relaxed
Great adventures do not always mean great effort, on this once-in-a-lifetime experience the ship sets sail westwards across the North Pacific Ocean, always heading towards a magnificent sunset. Sit back and relax, surrounded by vast horizons and looked after by an attentive crew as you leave your …
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Traditional architecture of Asia.
$6,390
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Schubert & Schumann: Piano & Lieder in Japan

9 Day Itinerary aboard Le Soleal
  • Enjoy a exceptional musical cruise
  • Discover Empire of the Rising Sun
  • Visit Hiroshima and its UNESCO site
  • Explore Sakaiminato and Matsue
Activities: Small Ship Cruise, Urban Exploration
Activity Level: Relaxed
TheLe Soléaltakes you on an incredible adventure across the heart of Japan. VisitBusan, a warm and welcoming city where you can enjoya spectacular view of the port. This ancient city full of contrasts presentsnumerous vestigesthat speak of its prestigious past. ExploreHiroshima, the gateway …
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Traditional architecture of Asia.
$6,700
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The Best of Japan

9 Day Itinerary aboard Le Soleal
  • Explore the famous Korakuen Gardens
  • Visit the Hiroshima Peace Memorial
  • See Kagoshima & Sakurajima Volcano
  • Honor the events at Nagasaki
  • Visit welcoming Busan
  • Discover medieval Japan
  • Attend art and history lectures
Activities: Small Ship Cruise
Activity Level: Relaxed
Set sail for the "Land of the Rising Sun" on this 9-day voyage aboard the luxurious Le Soleal. Experience a blend of modernity and tradition in your ports of call. Japan opens its doors to you and reveals its imperial past, where the history of the Samurais rubs shoulders with the subtle …
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Icebergs in Greenland
$21,510
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The Northwest Passage

23 Day Itinerary aboard Le Soleal
  • Discover the Ilulissat ice fjord
  • Visit the village of Kullorsuaq
  • Cross the Arctic Circle
  • Admire the enormous Smoking Hills
Activities: Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Embark Le Soleal for a five-star expedition to the Arctic Circle and beyond. Set sail for the Far North to a legendary, highly-coveted maritime route: the Northwest Passage. Once the only possible shipping route between the Atlantic and the Pacific, the area transforms into a majestic white desert …
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Disko Bay
$10,730
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The Saga of Erik The Red

13 Day Itinerary aboard Le Soleal
  • Visit charming Reykjavik
  • Sail across the Denmark Strait
  • Explore Greenland's coastline
  • Discover the famous fjord at Nuuk
Activities: Archaeological Sites, Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Urban Exploration, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Sail along the steep eastern Arctic coastline on this 13-day expedition cruise. Explore the deep southern Greenland fjords and continue up past mountains worn away by glaciers and covered with rich, abundant flora. Joined by a team of anthropologists, ornithologists, geologists, and experts in …
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Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
$6,780
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The Sea of Cortez

14 Day Itinerary aboard Le Soleal
  • Discover the fabulous Sea of Cortez
  • Visit the Gulf of California
  • See hammerhead & whale sharks
  • Swim with sea lions at Los Islotes
Activities: Archaeological Sites, Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Board Le Soleal in San Diego, at the far south of California, renowned for its pleasant climate. Your ship sails along the Baja California peninsula before enteringthe Gulf of California, known since 1539 asthe Sea of Cortezin tribute to the conquistador Hernan Cortés. Spend your time …
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Greenland ice cap
$17,920
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Ultima Thule: Greenland & The Canadian Arctic

17 Day Itinerary aboard Le Soleal
  • Hike Kangerlussuaq's trails
  • Visit beautiful Sisimiut
  • Explore Nunavut Territory
  • Discover the Humboldt Glacier
Activities: Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Step aboard Le Soléal in Kangerlussuaq for a 17-day expedition cruise to the farthest reaches of the planet. Between ice caps and ice floes, past glaciers, icebergs and brash ice, sail to the heart of the northern hemisphere's biggest ice producer. Stop over atSkraelingIsland, the …
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Moose found on an Alaska wildlife tour
$8,620
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Wildlife and Forests of Alaska

13 Day Itinerary aboard Le Soleal
  • Visit admirable College Fjord
  • Sail along the Interior Passage
  • Discover Alaska's rainforests
  • Explore the Tongass National forest
Activities: Hiking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Journey to the heart of wild and unspoiled natural environments aboard Le Soleal. Visit Prince William Sound, in the Gulf of Alaska, and surrender to the beauty of the icy décor all around you. During your Zodiac outings, exploring the meanders of stunningfjords lead you to impressive …
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2018
EmbarksDays 
Jul 1713The Saga of Erik The Red
Jul 2917Ultima Thule: Greenland & The Canadian Arctic
Aug 1414Baffin Bay Secrets
Aug 2723The Northwest Passage
Sep 1815In the Wake of Pioneers
Oct 0914The Sea of Cortez
Oct 2213Jewels of Latin America
Nov 0714Adventure in Patagonia
Dec 2017Christmas and New Year in Southern Lands
2019
EmbarksDays 
Jan 0511Emblematic Antarctica
Jan 1511Emblematic Antarctica
Jan 2511Emblematic Antarctica
Feb 1411Emblematic Antarctica
Mar 0415Easter Island and Polynesia
Mar 1816French Polynesia & Hawaii
Apr 0214Ocean Voyage: Honolulu - Maizuru
May 019The Best of Japan
May 179Schubert & Schumann: Piano & Lieder in Japan
Jun 2413Magnificent Volcanoes of the Aleutian Islands
Aug 2213Wildlife and Forests of Alaska
Sep 1014The Sea of Cortez
Nov 2011Emblematic Antarctica
Dec 0911Emblematic Antarctica
Dec 1917Christmas and New Year in Southern Lands
2020
EmbarksDays 
Jan 0411Emblematic Antarctica
Jan 1411Emblematic Antarctica
Feb 0317Beyond the Polar Circle
Feb 1911Emblematic Antarctica
Passengers: 224
Ship Type: Luxury Expedition Ship

Like all of the superb megayachts in the luxurious Ponant fleet, Le Soleal reflects a chic French style and elegance that is a signature of their refined brand of expedition vessels. Luxury and comfort fuse aboard this ice-strengthened 132-stateroom ship. 

In each of the luxurious rooms, you will melt into the plush beds at the end of an active day of exploration and excursions led by the expert guide and crew. You'll also be delighted to find a minibar, flat screen TV, ample storage space, and private en-suite bathrooms. There are 9 classes of rooms to choose from to accommodate families, romantic getaways, or any other groups you might be traveling with. 

In addition to the cabins, each of the five decks features social areas as well. Just like its sister ship, Le Boreal, it features a full service bar and two restaurants, multiple lounge areas, a spa and fitness center, and even a swimming pool. If you want to take in the beautiful sights of nature, the panoramic terrace on the upper deck is always open. 
Superior Stateroom
Superior Stateroom
The Superior Stateroom has a capacity of up to 3 passengers per cabin, with a king-sized bed or twin beds.
Deluxe Stateroom
Deluxe Stateroom
The Deluxe Stateroom has a capacity of up to 2 passengers per cabin, with a king-sized bed or twin beds and a private balcony.
Prestige Stateroom
Prestige Stateroom Deck 4
The Prestige Stateroom on Deck 4 has a capacity of up to 2 passengers per cabin, with a king-sized bed or twin beds and a private balcony.
Prestige Stateroom
Prestige Stateroom Deck 5
The Prestige Stateroom on Deck 5 has a capacity of up to 2 passengers per cabin, with a king-sized bed or twin beds and a private balcony.
Prestige Stateroom
Prestige Stateroom Deck 6
The Prestige Stateroom on Deck 6 has a capacity of up to 2 passengers per cabin, with a king-sized bed or twin beds and a private balcony.
Deluxe Suite
Deluxe Suite
The Deluxe Suite has a capacity of up to 2 passengers per cabin, with a king-sized bed or twin beds and a private balcony.
Prestige Suite
Prestige Suite Deck 5
The Prestige Suite on Deck 5 has a capacity of up to 4 passengers per cabin, with a king-sized bed or twin beds and an 8m² private balcony.
Prestige Suite
Prestige Suite Deck 6
The Prestige Suite on Deck 6 has a capacity of up to 4 passengers per cabin, with a king-sized bed or twin beds and an 8m² private balcony.
Owner's Suite
Owner Suite
The Owner's suite is situated on Deck 6 with a capacity up to 2 passengers per cabin. With a king-sized bed, it has been decorated by French interior designers and provides you with a breathtaking panoramic sea view.
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Solo Traveler Savings - Book a cabin for yourself at no additional cost. Contact us for details.
2018 : Oct 22
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