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Scott & Shackleton's Antarctic - Ross Sea Expedition

Ship: Le Soléal  
Departure: Saturday, February 10, 2024
Nights: 21 nights
Departs: Dunedin
Returns: Dunedin
+ $500 onboard credit + Ponant Yacht Club Offer
Return Trip
Return
trip
Duration
21
Nights
Days at Sea
17
Sea Days
Ports
4
Ports
Countries Visted
3
Countries
  • Itinerary

    Scott & Shackleton's Antarctic - Ross Sea Expedition

    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 Saturday, February 10, 2024 Dunedin, New Zealand Embark 5:00 PM
    View of Dunedin, New Zealand

    Dunedin is the principal city of the Otago Region of New Zealand. It was founded in 1848 by Scottish migrants, and today the city still contains many Scottish relics, including a statue of the Scottish Bard Robbie Burns. Fine examples of working heritage include the Speight’s Brewery, the Gasworks Museum and the very popular Taieri Gorge Railway. Read more about Dunedin, New Zealand

    2 Sunday, February 11, 2024 At Sea
    3 Monday, February 12, 2024 Campbell Island, New Zealand 12:00 AM 12:00 AM
    View of Campbell Island, New Zealand

    Campbell Island lies 600 km due south of New Zealand, the most southerly of NZ’s subantarctic islands. This uninhabited UNESCO World Heritage site is surrounded by numerous stacks, rocks and islets. The island is mountainous, rising to 569 metres in the south. Read more about Campbell Island, New Zealand

    4 Tuesday, February 13, 2024 At Sea
    5 Wednesday, February 14, 2024 At Sea
    6 Thursday, February 15, 2024 At Sea
    7 Friday, February 16, 2024 Ross Sea Region
    8 Saturday, February 17, 2024 Ross Sea Region
    9 Sunday, February 18, 2024 Ross Sea Region
    10 Monday, February 19, 2024 Ross Sea Region
    11 Tuesday, February 20, 2024 Ross Sea Region
    12 Wednesday, February 21, 2024 Ross Sea Region
    13 Thursday, February 22, 2024 Ross Sea Region
    14 Friday, February 23, 2024 Ross Sea Region
    15 Saturday, February 24, 2024 At Sea
    16 Sunday, February 25, 2024 Balleny Islands
    17 Monday, February 26, 2024 At Sea
    18 Tuesday, February 27, 2024 At Sea
    19 Wednesday, February 28, 2024 Macquarie Island, Australia 12:00 AM 12:00 AM
    View of Macquarie Island, Australia

    Macquarie Island is a sub-Antarctic island (54.5 deg.S) that is part of the state of Tasmania, Australia, located in the Southern Ocean. It lies 1500 km from Tasmania, and 1000 km from New Zealand. The island is rectangular, 32 km by 5 km, running N-S. Read more about Macquarie Island, Australia

    20 Thursday, February 29, 2024 At Sea
    21 Friday, March 1, 2024 Snares Islands, New Zealand 12:00 AM 12:00 AM
    View of Snares Islands, New Zealand

    The Snares (named as shipping hazards) lie 100 km SW of New Zealand’s southernmost point on Stewart Island. The Snares Islands consist of the main North East Island, smaller Broughton Island, and a number of rocky stacks. The group is volcanic in origin, has a total land area of just two sq.km., and their highest point is 130m. Read more about Snares Islands, New Zealand

    22 Saturday, March 2, 2024 Dunedin, New Zealand 8:00 AM Disembark
    View of Dunedin, New Zealand

    Dunedin is the principal city of the Otago Region of New Zealand. It was founded in 1848 by Scottish migrants, and today the city still contains many Scottish relics, including a statue of the Scottish Bard Robbie Burns. Fine examples of working heritage include the Speight’s Brewery, the Gasworks Museum and the very popular Taieri Gorge Railway. Read more about Dunedin, New Zealand

  • Ship

    Le Soléal Overview

    Le Soléal

    Le Soléal (the Sun/Sunlight in French) offers itineraries that are impressive. She joined Compagnie du Ponant as a premium vessel in 2013, showing magnificent lines, elegance and furnishings that reflect modern French marine architecture. She is 5-star, “your own private yacht.” With 264 guests and 140 crew service is personal.

  • Cabins

    Le Soléal Cabins

    Superior Ocean

    Superior Ocean

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    Cabin Types

    SP3

    Average Cabin Size – 21.0 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    Size: 226 sq.ft. superior staterooms located on Deck3. Amenities: • Individually-controlled air-conditioning • Cabin layout : king-size bed, or twin beds • Shower • Minibar • Flat screen satellite TV • Desk with stationery • DVD, CD and Ipod™ players • Video on demand • Safe • Hairdryer • Bath robes • Satellite direct line telephone • 110/220 volts outlet • French bath products • 24hr room service • Internet access wifi

    Deluxe Balcony

    Deluxe Balcony

    Deluxe Balcony on the Le Soléal Deluxe Balcony on the Le Soléal

    Cabin Types

    DEL

    Average Cabin Size – 18.5 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 4.0 m2

    Size: 200 sq.ft. + 43 sq.ft. balcony. Deluxe Staterooms with private balcony. Amenities: • Individually-controlled air-conditioning • Cabin layout : king-size bed, or twin beds • Shower • Minibar • Flat screen satellite TV • Desk with stationery • DVD, CD and Ipod™ players • Video on demand • Safe • Hairdryer • Bath robes • Satellite direct line telephone • 110/220 volts outlet • French bath products • 24hr room service • Internet access wifi

    Prestige Balcony

    Prestige Balcony

    Prestige Balcony on the Le Soléal Prestige Balcony on the Le Soléal

    Cabin Types

    PR6, PR5, PR4

    Average Cabin Size – 18.5 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 4.0 m2

    Size: 200 sq.ft. + 43 sq.ft. balcony. Prestige Staterooms with private balcony. Amenities: • Individually-controlled air-conditioning • Cabin layout : king-size bed, or twin beds • Shower • Minibar • Flat screen satellite TV • Desk with stationery • DVD, CD and Ipod™ players • Video on demand • Safe • Hairdryer • Bath robes • Satellite direct line telephone • 110/220 volts outlet • French bath products • 24hr room service

    Suite

    Suite

    Suite on the Le Soléal Suite on the Le Soléal

    Cabin Types

    SA, PS6, PS5, DS6

    Average Cabin Size – 33.7 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 7.0 m2

    Size: 484 sq.ft. + 97 sq.ft. balcony. Owner's Suites are decorated by French interior designers and will provide you a breathtaking panoramic sea view. Amenities: • Individually-controlled air-conditioning • Cabin layout : king-size bed, or twin beds, communicating cabins available • Bathtub or shower • Minibar • Flat screen satellite TV • Desk with stationery • DVD, CD and Ipod™ players • Video on demand • Safe • Hairdryer • Bath robes • Satellite direct line telephone • 110/220 volts outlet • French bath products • 24hr room service • Internet access wifi • Another Flat screen satellite TV • Large bathtub • Sofa • Table with 4 chairs • Armchair & Pedestal table

  • Deck Plans

    Deck Plans for Le Soléal

    Legend

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Superior Ocean at the Le Soléal

Superior Ocean

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Deluxe Balcony

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Prestige Balcony at the Le Soléal

Prestige Balcony

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    Scott & Shackleton's Antarctic - Ross Sea Expedition

    Cruiseline: Ponant Cruises Ship: Le Soléal Departure: Saturday, February 10, 2024 Nights: 21 nights Departs: Dunedin Returns: Dunedin

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