• TRAVEL NOTICE: Learn more about COVID-19
  • Write a Review
  • Boards
  • Log In
  • Find a Cruise
  • Deals
  • Excursions
  • More

South America Le Champlain South America Cruise Reviews

4.0 / 5.0
Editor Rating
7 reviews
See all photos
Cruiser Rating
4.0
Very Good
3 reviews
Ratings by category
Cabins
Dining
Entertainment
Fitness Recreation
Family
Featured Review
Great Ship; Great Crew; Poor Corporate Communication; Meh Itinerary
"Le Champlain is a lovely ship with only ninety-two cabins, 165 passengers and 115 crew members. We felt the on-board experience was excellent in almost every respect and were impressed that most crew members knew us..."Read More
AussieBoyTX avatar

AussieBoyTX

6-10 Cruises

Age 50s

Filters

1-10 of 3 South America Le Champlain South America Cruise Reviews


Not what we expected

Review for Le Champlain to South America

shrkdive1 avatar

shrkdive1

10+ Cruises

Age 50s

We had such hopes for this trip. The ship & itinerary fit our needs on paper but in reality we were disappointed with the execution of this cruise. Not only did embarkation change from Puerto Morelos to Cozumel after booking our flights but the trip was advertised to include diving in Honduras. On boarded we learned Puerto Cortes was a dirty shipping port with no diving. The water was green ...
Read More

Sail Date: February 2020


Great Ship; Great Crew; Poor Corporate Communication; Meh Itinerary

Review for Le Champlain to South America

AussieBoyTX avatar

AussieBoyTX

6-10 Cruises

Age 50s

Le Champlain is a lovely ship with only ninety-two cabins, 165 passengers and 115 crew members. We felt the on-board experience was excellent in almost every respect and were impressed that most crew members knew us by name, or at least by cabin number and preferences midway through the cruise. Ponant has had difficulties with the local Mexican government and they have been unable to embark ...
Read More

Sail Date: December 2019

Traveled with children


Amazing Expedition Cruise on the Amazon

Review for Le Champlain to South America

healthlaw2 avatar

healthlaw2

2-5 Cruises

Age 60s

We chose this cruise because of our prior good experience on Ponant’s Le Lyrial, as well as the promise of an expedition cruise in the exotic Amazon on a new, small ship. We were not disappointed. Le Champlain is a beautiful boat, elegantly finished in light woods and simple decor. There is no bling, a huge positive for us. There is ample seating inside and out, and even below water in the ...
Read More

Sail Date: December 2018


Find a Le Champlain Cruise from $3,890

South America Cruise Reviews for Other Ponant Ships
L'Austral South America Cruise Reviews
Want to cruise smarter?
Get expert advice, insider tips and more.
By proceeding, you agree to Cruise Critic’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.