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Greenland of Great Explorers

Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen - Kangerlussuaq

Dates:
28/6/2023
to  12/7/2023

15
days
14
nights on board
Starting from*
AU$21,090
25% Ponant Bonus

FLIGHT PARIS/LONGYEARBYEN + TRANSFERS + FLIGHT KANGERLUSSUAQ/PARIS


Set sail with PONANT on an itinerary discovering the unexplored shores of the eastern coast of Greenland. During this 15-day expedition cruise, you will follow in the footsteps of the great French explorers who pushed the boundaries of polar navigation from the 19th century onwards. 

From Longyearbyen in Spitsbergen, L’Austral will make its way to Jan Mayen Island, which was very dear to CaptainJean-Baptiste Charcot. Located on the threshold of the Arctic and North Atlantic oceans, this isolated and uninhabited volcanic island was a whale hunting centre and is home to large bird colonies.

Your ship will then sail on toward the West coast of Greenland, known for its wild natural environments, its alpine landscapes, and its sea ice carried along the Transpolar Drift.

L’Austral will take you along the Blosseville Coast, named after the French captain who saw it for the first time in 1833. Here, the ice sheet meets the sea.

During the last part of your cruise, you will sail up the West coast of Greenland. You will be able to admire the sublime fjords of Prins Christian Sund and the blue-tinged icebergs of Narsaq, before heading for Kangerlussuaq, where this unforgettable cruise will end.

We are privileged guests in these extreme lands where we are at the mercy of weather and ice conditions. The itinerary, landings on certain sites and the observation of certain wildlife cannot be guaranteed. They vary from day to day, making each PONANT cruise a unique experience. The Captain and the Expedition Leader will make every effort to ensure that your experience is as rich as possible, while complying with the safety rules and instructions imposed by the AECO.  


Ref : LK0445 - AU280623


Your itinerary

Outings and shore visits in zodiac inflatables with a team of experienced naturalist guides.  Hiking opportunity.  Exploring the East coast of Greenland and its pristine territories once trodden by the...


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Choose your stateroom

Choose your stateroom

Superior Stateroom
 

(21 m2)

From AU$21,090
25% Ponant Bonus

Deluxe Stateroom
 

(18 m2)

From AU$22,620
25% Ponant Bonus

Prestige Deck 4
 

(18 m2)

From AU$24,810
25% Ponant Bonus

Prestige Deck 5
 

(18 m2)

From AU$25,910
25% Ponant Bonus

Prestige Deck 6
 

(18 m2)

From AU$27,220
25% Ponant Bonus

Deluxe Suite
 

(27 m2)

Fully booked
25% Ponant Bonus

Prestige Deck 5 Suite
 

(37 m2)

From AU$48,920
25% Ponant Bonus

Prestige Deck 6 Suite
 

(37 m2)

From AU$51,330
25% Ponant Bonus

Owner's Suite
 

(45 m2)

From AU$76,840



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To make sure things run smoothly, PONANT has included certain elements before and after your cruise as part of the price.


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*Price is per person, based on double occupancy, based on availability, and subject to change at any time. The category of stateroom to which this price applies may no longer be available.