With just 92 staterooms and suites all with balco

first_img With just 92 staterooms and suites, all with balconies or private terraces, sleek and elegant exterior lines and a refined design, Le Dumont-d’Urville, is the perfect example of the new generation of ships flying the French flag. All ships in the PONANT EXPLORERS fleet feature the latest technology and innovations while respecting the environment.Le Dumont-d’Urville’s maiden season will start on 7 August with an eight-night Historic Cities of the Baltic Sea cruise between St Petersburg and the Baltic capitals. The ship will then head for the French coasts and the Mediterranean. With a rich programme of themed cruises, refined dining, wine tasting, music and more, guests on board will be able to combine cultural passions and a love of travel.The next ship in the PONANT EXPLORERS series, Le Bellot, is scheduled for April 2020. The schedule of delivery is:Le Lapérouse – delivered in June 2018Le Champlain – delivered in October 2018Le Bougainville – delivered in April 2019Le Dumont-d’Urville – delivered in June 2019Le Bellot – delivery scheduled for April 2020Le Jacques-Cartier – delivery scheduled for July 2020Le Commandant-Charcot – delivery scheduled for May 2021Lead image: Le Dumont-d’Urville | Image credit: Fred Michel Go back to the e-newsletter Want to be in the luxury travel know? Subscribe to our free eNewsletter here to keep up to date with everything in the luxury travel industry. Ponant‘s ninth ship, Le Dumont-d’Urville, has been delivered to the luxury cruise company. Le Dumont-d’Urville is the fourth in the PONANT EXPLORERS series, all of which have been delivered in the last 12 months. She was accepted by the company on 14 June, 2019, departing the port of Søvik in Norway bound for Bergen, ready to commence her maiden cruise.“The substantial expansion of our fleet allows us to offer our guests an increasing number of destinations, exceptional voyages and high-quality services. Market feedback is indeed excellent with very high levels of bookings.” said Jean Emmanuel Sauvée, CEO of PONANT. Go back to the e-newsletterlast_img