Tuesday, 09 November 2021 02:06

PONANT's rescue exercise

PONANT recently organised the world’s first international rescue exercise in a remote polar zone.

It was conducted during a trial voyage to the North Pole aboard polar exploration vessel, Le Commandant Charcot.

Published in Places
Friday, 24 September 2021 01:45

PONANT's Antarctic itineraries

PONANT has unveiled a new range of voyages for the Antarctic season including two new itineraries from and to New Zealand. These are aboard the first LNG-powered hybrid electric luxury polar exploration vessel, Le Commandant Charcot.

Guests can access new activities from citizen science to kayaking, hiking or snowshoeing, to polar diving without a wetsuit and polar swimming in a drysuit. More than 20 naturalist-guides will be supervising the activities and taking guests to meet an array of wildlife during Zodiac and hovercraft outings.

Published in Cruising Updates