Cruising Types

Luxury Expedition

Combine the adventure of expedition sailing with the comfort and elegance of luxury cruising.  These ships offer 4.5-5 star service, high quality dining and accommodation and highly trained crew to ensure you travel in comfort and style to remote wilderness destinations.  The ships are complete with Zodiacs, expert expedition staff and lecturers, sophisticated navigation equipment and specialised technical equipment for expedition cruising.  Luxury Expedition cruising suits adventure-seeking travellers with discerning tastes.


Current Packages

  • ICONIC KIMBERLEY - SPECIAL

    KIMBERLEY ICONIC KIMBERLEY - SPECIAL

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    $11,689pp

    EXCLUSIVE OFFER FOR ULTIMATE CRUISING GUESTS!  Save $5000 per cabin on this incredible 10 night Kimberley voyage with PONANT.  Limited offer.

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    CRUISE LINE: Ponant Cruising

    VESSEL: Le Bellot

    PKG NUMBER: 308

  • AUSTRALIA'S ICONIC KIMBERLEY

    AUSTRALIA AUSTRALIA'S ICONIC KIMBERLEY

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    $14,575pp

    Set sail for the grandiose landscapes of Kimberley, following a brand new Ponant itinerary.  Discover King George River, Twin Falls, Hunter River, Collier Bay and the Buccaneer Archipelago whilst cruising in comfort onboard the luxurious Le Laprouse.

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    CRUISE LINE: Ponant Cruising

    VESSEL: Le Laperouse

    PKG NUMBER: 194

  • Outerknown Adventures on the Great Barrier Reef

    FAR NORTH QUEENSLAND Outerknown Adventures on the Great Barrier Reef

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    $5,079pp

    Discover the Great Barrier Reef, exploring the remote and untouched Northern reef precinct. A 7 night adventure with just 72 guests aboard Coral Expeditions’ Coral Discoverer! 

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    CRUISE LINE: Coral Expeditions

    VESSEL: Coral Discoverer

    PKG NUMBER: 268

  • Cape York and Arnhem Land

    THE AUSTRALIAN TOP END Cape York and Arnhem Land

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    $12,829pp

    Explore the Northern Australian coastline and immerse yourself in the diverse cultures of Indigenous Australia with this exclusive Cape York & Arnhem Land itinerary with Coral Expeditions.  Sep 2020 and June 2021.

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    CRUISE LINE: Coral Expeditions

    VESSEL: Coral Discoverer

    PKG NUMBER: 282

  • Cairns to Lautoka

    . Cairns to Lautoka

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    $18,099pp

    The Great Barrier Reef, Norfolk Island, Vanuatu and Fiji... this idyllic luxury small ship cruise with Silversea Cruises will absolutely enchant you.  Departing September 2021.

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    CRUISE LINE: Silversea

    VESSEL: Silver Explorer

    PKG NUMBER: 284

  • The Subantarctic Islands Expedition

    . The Subantarctic Islands Expedition

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    $18,199pp

    Set sail on a 14 night luxury expedition cruise with PONANT's Le Lperouse to NZ and Australia's magical Subantarctic Islands.  Discover the incredible sea, bird and wildlife in an untouched, pristine environment.  Departs February 2021.

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    CRUISE LINE: Ponant Cruising

    VESSEL: Le Laperouse

    PKG NUMBER: 277

  • Chatham & Antipodes Islands

    . Chatham & Antipodes Islands

    9 nights exploring the Chatham and Antipodes Islands with aboard Ponant's luxurious Le Laperouse!  A sensation opportunity in January 2021.  Pre-register now for fantastic savings!

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    CRUISE LINE: Ponant Cruising

    VESSEL: Le Laperouse

    PKG NUMBER: 294

  • FIORDLAND AND THE SNARES

    NEW ZEALAND FIORDLAND AND THE SNARES

    Discover the wild beauty of New Zealand’s Dusky, Doubtful and Milford Sounds, plus The Snares and Ulva Island.  Departs February 2021.  Pre-register your interest for fantastic savings!

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    CRUISE LINE: Ponant Cruising

    VESSEL: Le Laperouse

    PKG NUMBER: 295

  • Torres Strait and Cape York

    . Torres Strait and Cape York

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    $11,665pp

    An incredible 10 night cruise with Australian-owned Coral Expeditions, cruising the Torres Strait and Cape York.  72 guests, included excursions, remote islands and reefs, coastal walks, magic and mystery!  Departs November 2021, or October and November 2021 in reverse.

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    CRUISE LINE: Coral Expeditions

    VESSEL: Coral Discoverer

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  • EMBLEMATIC ANTARCTICA

    ANTARCTICA EMBLEMATIC ANTARCTICA

    A fascinating journey to the heart of Antarctica, Ponant Cruises takes you on a luxury expedition filled to the brim with icebergs, penquins, humpback whales and more.  An enchanting voyage to the final frontier! Save $10,000

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    CRUISE LINE: Ponant Cruising

    VESSEL: Le Boreal

    PKG NUMBER: 199

  • THE SUBANTARCTIC ISLANDS EXPEDITION

    Auckland to Dunedin THE SUBANTARCTIC ISLANDS EXPEDITION

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    $15,999pp

    Discover the wild isolation of New Zealand’s southern-most islands on this fascinating voyage to , Macquarie and the Subantarctic Islands.  Recognised as one of the world’s greatest biodiversity "hotspots" these islands are abundant in wildlife and birdlife. Departing December 2020 with Ponant.

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    CRUISE LINE: Ponant Cruising

    VESSEL: Le Laperouse

    PKG NUMBER: 188

  • THE BEST OF NEW ZEALAND

    Dunedin to Auckland THE BEST OF NEW ZEALAND

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    $7,819pp

    Discover the unique beauty of New Zealand on board Ponant’s luxurious Le Laperouse departing January 2021.  Volcanoes, hot springs, rivers, gorges, lakes and more – New Zealand has it all!

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    CRUISE LINE: Ponant Cruising

    VESSEL: Le Laperouse

    PKG NUMBER: 269

  • Chairman's Cruise - New Guinea Odyssey

    . Chairman's Cruise - New Guinea Odyssey

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    $16,799pp

    Join Sarina Bratton AM, Asia Pacific Chairman, for an extraordinary adventure along the north coast of the island of New Guinea. A brand-new 17-day expedition cruise brimming with cultural encounters and spectacular landscapes from Darwin to Cairns aboard Le Bellot.  Departs 30 Sep 2021.

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    CRUISE LINE: Ponant Cruising

    VESSEL: Le Bellot

    PKG NUMBER: 272

  • THE BEST OF NEW ZEALAND - Auckland to Dunedin

    Auckland to Dunedin THE BEST OF NEW ZEALAND - Auckland to Dunedin

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    $6,480pp

    Discover the unique beauty of New Zealand on board Ponant’s luxurious Le Laperouse departing January 2021.  Volcanoes, hot springs, rivers, gorges, lakes and more – New Zealand has it all! No single supplement!

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    CRUISE LINE: Ponant Cruising

    VESSEL: Le Laperouse

    PKG NUMBER: 285

  • THE BEST OF NEW ZEALAND

    Dunedin to Auckland THE BEST OF NEW ZEALAND

    Discover the unique beauty of New Zealand on board Ponant’s luxurious Le Laperouse departing January 2021.  Volcanoes, hot springs, rivers, gorges, lakes and more – New Zealand has it all!

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    CRUISE LINE: Ponant Cruising

    VESSEL: Le Laperouse

    PKG NUMBER: 293

  • ANTARCTIC PENINSULA WITH SILVER CLOUD

    ANTARCTICA ANTARCTIC PENINSULA WITH SILVER CLOUD

    Luxury meets adventure on this unforgettable voyage to the Antarctic Peninsula with Silversea's Silver Cloud.  Discover the mystical beauty of this incredible continent whilst enjoying unsurpassed luxury with recently renovated vessel. 

     

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    CRUISE LINE: Silversea

    VESSEL: Silver Cloud Expedition

    PKG NUMBER: 196

  • THE GREAT AUSTRAL LOOP

    ANTARCTICA THE GREAT AUSTRAL LOOP

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    $28,335pp

    Discover the magic of Antarctica, Falkland Islands and South Georgia whilst enjoying the chic cruising comfort aboard Ponant's luxurious Le Boreal.  Exceptional service and spectacular scenery make this an unforgettable cruising experience.  January 2022.

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    CRUISE LINE: Ponant Cruising

    VESSEL: Le Boreal

    PKG NUMBER: 195

  • On the Trail of the Gold Prospectors

    Alaska On the Trail of the Gold Prospectors

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    $8,080pp

    A 7 night cruise/stay package following in the footsteps of the gold prospectors from Juneau to Vancouver whilst enjoying absolute luxury aboart Ponant’s Le Soleal. Departing June-August 2021.

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    CRUISE LINE: Ponant Cruising

    VESSEL: Le Soleal

    PKG NUMBER: 257

  • New Zealand's East Coast

    . New Zealand's East Coast

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    $10,615pp

    Fiords, whales, culture, history and more!  This incredible 12 night cruise with Coral Expeditions explores New Zealand's incredible East Coast and South Island - including Stewart Island!  Departs December 2021.

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    CRUISE LINE: Coral Expeditions

    VESSEL: Coral Geographer

    PKG NUMBER: 313

  • New Zealand's South Island

    . New Zealand's South Island

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    $7,265pp

    Fiords, whales, culture, history and more!  This incredible 8 night cruise with Coral Expeditions explores New Zealand's magical South Island - including Stewart Island!  Departs January 2022.

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    CRUISE LINE: Coral Expeditions

    VESSEL: Coral Geographer

    PKG NUMBER: 314

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