Join PONANT, where the quintessence of French expertise permeates every voyage. As a global leader in luxury expeditions, PONANT is distinguished by exceptional services and a travel experience seamlessly blending authenticity, discovery, and luxury.

From exhilarating Zodiac® rides along Australia’s Kimberley coast, snorkelling the pristine subtropics of Japan, or Mediterranean island-hopping aboard the world’s first Relais & Chateaux-accredited superyacht, PONANT offers a truly unique experience. Additionally, hike Antarctica’s ethereal coasts, then retreat to the comforts of the world’s only luxury icebreaker. You could also explore the magic Northern Europe with privileged access to ports only reachable by small ships.

PONANT’s modern fleet is made of 13 state-of-the-art small sustainable ships. They feature a variety of luxurious areas to offer you space for relaxation or shared enjoyment to enhance your journey. Meanwhile, enjoy a moment of tranquility at the spa or around the pool. Work-out in the fitness room, and enjoy a theatre show or lecture with your travel companions. Indulge in world-class cuisine aboard all vessels, including 5-star gastronomy at sea on PONANT’s newest vessel, Le Commandant Charcot. Here, Chef Alain Ducasse has curated 100 dishes for an unparalleled dining experience. All these while you explore the immaculate polar destinations of planet.

PONANT is now including excursions on all voyages to offer a unique approach to each destination starting 1 October 2024. Benefit from industry-leading expedition and destination experts guiding each day’s insightful discoveries and explorations. Meanwhile, naturalist experts share their passion and knowledge with guests. From Zodiac cruises to shore excursions and onboard lectures. They provide genuine educational and immersive experiences in some of the most fascinating places on Earth.

PONANT guarantees an all-encompassing private yachting experience for each guest. Whether you opt to sail the Mediterranean or embark on an expedition to the heart of Antarctica. Ponant allows guests to reach unique and culturally enriched destinations—some of which only a few have experienced.