Ponant has announced its itineraries for the 2022 and 2023 winter cruising season. Its dozen ships, that include sail and expedition vessels as well as the Paul Gauguin, will sail itineraries in Asia, the Caribbean, Latin America, and more.
The French, luxury cruise line begins its season with 12, 11-day Antarctica sailings from Ushuaia between DEC 2022 and FEB 2023.
Ponant’s cruises in this region visit the natural and urban landscapes of Vietnam, Indonesia or Singapore.
Cruising from and returning to Fort-de-France, Ponant will have four 13-day itineraries running from NOV 2022 to FEB 2023.
The voyages showcase 10 islands: Martinique, St Kitts, Anguilla, the British Virgin Islands, Saint Barthelemy, Dominica, Guadeloupe, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Grenada and Saint Lucia.
“Secret Seychelles Islands” itinerary contains five 13-day sailings, taking place from Mahé returning to Mahé from DEC 2022 to APR 2023.
Pacific and Oceania
Vessels call at Tahiti, Bora Bora, Vanuatu, Papua New Guinea, Australia, New Zealand, New Caledonia and the Solomon Islands.
Calls at islands in French Polynesia or New Caledonia include scuba diving and snorkelling opportunities.
The program includes the port of Sour, Khasab, the Gulf of Oman, Waqif Souq, the Sir Bani Yas Island nature reserve, Abu Dhabi’s new Louvre Museum and the Grand Mosque.
Voyages include destinations that include Belize, Mexico, Costa Rica, the Chilean fjords, Panama and others.