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The Geographic North Pole & Scoresby Sound

Departure: Thursday, September 26, 2024
Nights: 16 nights
Departs: Longyearbyen
Returns: Reykjavik
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One Way Trip
One
way trip
Duration
16
Nights
Days at Sea
13
Sea Days
Ports
4
Ports
Countries Visted
3
Countries
  • Itinerary

    The Geographic North Pole & Scoresby Sound

    Ports of call

    To find out more about the itinerary for this cruise, select the itinerary items below.

    Day Date Port of Call Arrival Departure
    1 Thursday, September 26, 2024 Longyearbyen, Norway Embark 6:00 PM
    View of Longyearbyen, Norway

    Longyearbyen lies on the river Longyearelva on the Norwegian Island of Spitsbergen high in the Arctic. It is the world’s northern-most town, as all settlements further north are research or meteorological outposts. The modern town, fringed by abandoned mining detritus, enjoys a superb backdrop including two glacier tongues, Longyearbreen and Lars Hjertabreen. Read more about Longyearbyen, Norway

    2 Friday, September 27, 2024 At Sea Along Spitsbergen
    3 Saturday, September 28, 2024 Navigating Through The Sea Ice
    4 Sunday, September 29, 2024 Navigating Through The Sea Ice
    5 Monday, September 30, 2024 Navigating Through The Sea Ice
    6 Tuesday, October 1, 2024 Navigating Through The Sea Ice
    7 Wednesday, October 2, 2024 Navigating Through The Sea Ice
    8 Thursday, October 3, 2024 Geographic North Pole
    9 Friday, October 4, 2024 Navigating Through The Sea Ice
    10 Saturday, October 5, 2024 Navigating Through The Sea Ice
    11 Sunday, October 6, 2024 At Sea Aboard Le Commandant Charcot
    12 Monday, October 7, 2024 Sailing Ice Floes Along Greenland
    13 Tuesday, October 8, 2024 Ittoqqortoormiit, Greenland 12:00 AM 12:00 AM
    View of Ittoqqortoormiit, Greenland

    Ittoqqortoormiit (“Big-House Dwellers”) is a settlement of around 450 (and declining) at the mouth of Scoresby Sund (Kangertittivaq fjord) in east Greenland. It lies 440 km due north of Iceland. The location had been settled in earlier times by Inuit, evidenced by ruins and other archaeological remains. Read more about Ittoqqortoormiit, Greenland

    14 Wednesday, October 9, 2024 Ittoqqortoormiit, Greenland 12:00 AM 12:00 AM
    View of Ittoqqortoormiit, Greenland

    Ittoqqortoormiit (“Big-House Dwellers”) is a settlement of around 450 (and declining) at the mouth of Scoresby Sund (Kangertittivaq fjord) in east Greenland. It lies 440 km due north of Iceland. The location had been settled in earlier times by Inuit, evidenced by ruins and other archaeological remains. Read more about Ittoqqortoormiit, Greenland

    14 Wednesday, October 9, 2024 Scoresby Sund, Greenland 12:00 AM 12:00 AM

    Scoresby Sund is a large fjord system in East Greenland, 400 km directly north of Iceland, and above the Arctic Circle. The mouth of the sound is 30 km wide, and it extends about 200 km inland where it branches into a tree-like structure extending about 350 km far inland. The depth ranges from 400 to 1450 m. Read more about Scoresby Sund, Greenland

    15 Thursday, October 10, 2024 Sailing Through The Denmark Strait
    16 Friday, October 11, 2024 Reykjavík
    17 Saturday, October 12, 2024 Reykjavik, Iceland 7:00 AM Disembark
    View of Reykjavik, Iceland

    Reykjavik, the capital and largest city of Iceland, is the gateway to Iceland's stunning natural wonders, which range from ice fields to boiling thermal pools. The landscape on the island seems to be in a continual process of transformation much like its society, which blends Nordic tradition with sophisticated technology. On the waterfront see the open-air history of shipping disasters. Read more about Reykjavik, Iceland

  • Ship

    Le Commandant Charcot Overview

    Le Commandant Charcot

    Le Commandant-Charcot, the very first hybrid-electric polar exploration ship that is powered by liquefied natural gas. The latest addition to the Ponant fleet, the Le Commandant Charcot has now made it possible to operate polar expedition cruises of a kind never before undertaken.

  • Cabins

    Le Commandant Charcot Cabins

    Owners Suite

    Owners Suite

    Owners Suite on the Le Commandant Charcot Owners Suite on the Le Commandant Charcot

    Cabin Types

    DU, SA, DS

    Average Cabin Size – 0 m2

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    Area: 48 m2, Capacity: up to 4 passengers per cabin. Feature - 26 msup2; private balcony with jacuzzi, Shower amp; Balneo bathtub, Butler service, Individually-controlled air conditioning, Stateroom layout: king-size bed or twin beds - communicating staterooms available, Minibar - 24hr room service, Flat screen satellite TV, Video on demand, IPodtrade; docks, Safe, French bath products, Dressing table with hairdryer, Direct line telephone, 110V American (two flat pins)/220V European (round sockets with two round pins), Internet access Wifi.

    Privilege Suite

    Privilege Suite

    Privilege Suite on the Le Commandant Charcot Privilege Suite on the Le Commandant Charcot

    Cabin Types

    VS8, VS6

    Average Cabin Size – 0 m2

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    Area: 48 msup2;, Capacity: up to 4 passengers per cabin. Features - 12.5 msup2; private balcony, Shower, Individually-controlled air conditioning, Stateroom layout: king-size bed or twin beds - communicating staterooms available, Minibar - 24hr room service, Flat screen satellite TV, Video on demand, IPodtrade; docks, Safe, French bath products, Dressing table with hairdryer, Direct line telephone, 110V American (two flat pins)/220V European (round sockets with two round pins), Internet access Wifi.

    Deluxe Suite

    Deluxe Suite

    Deluxe Suite on the Le Commandant Charcot Deluxe Suite on the Le Commandant Charcot

    Cabin Types

    PS8, PS7

    Average Cabin Size – 0 m2

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    Area: 40 msup2;, Capacity: up to 4 passengers per cabin.Features - 10 msup2; private balcony, 2 Showers, Individually-controlled air conditioning, Stateroom layout: king-size bed or twin beds - communicating staterooms available, Minibar - 24hr room service, Flat screen satellite TV, Video on demand, IPodtrade;, docks, Safe, French bath products, Dressing table with hairdryer, Direct line telephone, 110V American (two flat pins)/220V European (round sockets with two round pins), Internet access Wifi.

    Prestige Stateroom

    Prestige Stateroom

    Prestige Stateroom on the Le Commandant Charcot Prestige Stateroom on the Le Commandant Charcot

    Cabin Types

    PR8, PR7, PR6

    Average Cabin Size – 0 m2

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    Area: 20 msup2;, Capacity: up to 2 passengers per cabinFeatures - 5 msup2; private balcony, Shower, Individually-controlled air conditioning , Stateroom layout: king-size bed or twin beds - communicating staterooms available, Minibar - 24hr room service, Flat screen satellite TV, Video on demand, IPodtrade;, docks, Safe, French bath products, Dressing table with hairdryer, Direct line telephone, 110V American (two flat pins)/220V European (round sockets with two round pins), Internet access Wifi.

  • Deck Plans

    Deck Plans for Le Commandant Charcot

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Cabin Availability

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Prestige Stateroom at the Le Commandant Charcot

Prestige Stateroom

From $65090
Deluxe Suite at the Le Commandant Charcot

Deluxe Suite

From $96530
Privilege Suite at the Le Commandant Charcot

Privilege Suite

From $102810
Owners Suite at the Le Commandant Charcot

Owners Suite

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  • The Geographic North Pole & Scoresby Sound

    Cruiseline: Ponant Cruises Ship: Le Commandant Charcot Departure: Thursday, September 26, 2024 Nights: 16 nights Departs: Longyearbyen Returns: Reykjavik

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