Exclusive From Ponant


PONANT has launched its 2017 Exclusive Collection – a selection of cruises designed in partnership with brands sharing the same values of excellence with PONANT.

For the first two editions, PONANT is offering an oenology cruise in partnership with Château Latour and another for art lovers in conjunction with Christie’s.

These two voyages feature unique programs, combining private access and distinguished guest speakers to offer passengers an exclusive travel experience.

The Oenology Cruise, called “Vines & Ocean,” is in partnership with Artémis Domaines, Château Latour, sailing between Lisbon and Portsmouth from April 15 to April 24, 2017 (for 10 days/nine nights) aboard Le Soléal. Fares are from US$6,224/person, port and security taxes included. Flights not included.

The Arts Cruise, called “Adriatic Masterpieces,” is in partnership with Christie’s and sails between Venice and Athens from June 20 to June 27, 2017 (for eight days/seven nights) aboard Le Lyrial. Fares start from US$4,312/person, port and security taxes included. Flights not included.

As well, PONANT is offering an exclusive Air France La Première flight package for guests who book Le Soléal or Le Lyrial Suites from major U.S. gateways to Lisbon or Venice (outbound flight) and from London or Athens (return flight).

The offer includes a PONANT cruise package, premium in-flight experience, and transfers for embarkation and disembarkation. Additionally, guests may choose to spend two nights in Paris in a selection of five-star hotels such as Le Bristol Hotel or Le Meurice.

La Première guests will receive priority access at security checkpoints and once on board, will be personally introduced to the crew, who will guide them to their seats and help take full advantage of the La Première travel experience.

Guests will have access to gourmet French dining, tableware designed by JM Massaud, personalized coat service, a full-range of accessories including lounge wear, slippers, a shoe dust bag, a travel kit featuring a selection of Givenchy facial and body care products throughout the 32-square-foot suite.

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