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Ponant Cairns Cruise Reviews

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6 Ponant Cairns Cruise Reviews


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Tigerkelly44

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Sub Antarctica just amazing

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Words can’t do this cruise justice as is was far beyond anything that you expect The team are great and very knowledgeable. They are only too happy to share this with you. The wild life is amazing, ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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kasr

5 Reviews Written

30 Helpful Votes

Chairman's Cruise - Great Barrier Reef (Food & Wine Theme)

(Apologies if this is a bit long, but I know i love to get all the details when I read a review!) Day 1 - Boarding As others have noted Ponant are very strict with their 1 hour boarding window, and even ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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dthiebaud

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Extraordinary Expedition Cruise across the Spice Islands

We had been previously on a cruise across this Indonesian region last year that was disappointing with Silversea Expedition. This year Ponant cruise was exceptional, thanks to the outstanding expedition team lead by ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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Val H

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Could easily have been so much better!

This was called an "expedition cruise". And yes, there were some interesting excursions. But most afternoons were scheduled for swimming and/or snorkelling off a small island with no alternative activities. Not ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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shaskelly

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Small ship, luxury option - very good but small niggles

Embarked on Ponant’s L’Austral in Cairns for a 1 week NYE cruise, sailing to Sydney. This was not an ‘expedition’ cruise (as with many of the itineraries with Ponant) but rather a more standard cruise type. ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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dthiebaud

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Great expedition cruise with luxury accommodation and food in a relax ambiance

Great expedition cruise : very knowledgeable and experienced expedition team with great selection of spots to visit on land; great interactions with locals and landings always so well prepared and fantastic welcome ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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