Le Ponant


How expedition cruising takes travellers into the unknown

There’s a new breed of traveller seeking something more extraordinary, with a sense of danger and excitement about it. Welcome to Expedition Cruising.

WORDS BY Grant Jones . Oct 10 2023

Sarina Bratton becomes Ponant’s honorary regional chair

Sarina Bratton, Australia’s ‘First Lady’ of cruising, has been appointed Senior Strategic Advisor and Honorary Chairwoman of Asia Pacific by Ponant.

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Aug 29 2023

Ponant set to launch biggest Kimberley campaign 2023

Ponant’s Le Laperouse is currently sailing around Tasmania after following the Sydney to Hobart yacht race. But by April, she will be a flag carrier for the line in its biggest season yet in Australia’s […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Jan 2 2023

Ponant to sail three-masted schooner in The Kimberley with Paspaley partnership

Luxury small ship line Ponant has pulled off a major coup, bringing its three-masted sailing ship Le Ponant to The Kimberley in a unique partnership with the Paspaley pearl family. The yacht, which has recently […]

WORDS BY Peter Lynch . May 4 2022

Le Ponant is returning to the stunning Seychelles

Ponant’s yacht Le Ponant, will explore the Seychelles with 11 different scheduled departures across the winter season in 2022/2023. Le Ponant will be sailing fresh off of a makeover, now packing in only 16 staterooms, […]

WORDS BY Tallis Boerne Marcus . Mar 24 2022