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Ponant Le Dumont d'Urville Cruise Reviews

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Le Dumont d'Urville
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7 Ponant Le Dumont d'Urville Cruise Reviews


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weezer7612

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

The best overall cruise experience out of our 30 plus cruises!

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Everyone has different likes and dislikes. I’m going to summarize what we look for in a cruise vacation which we felt Ponant came closest to an overall exceptional experience and why. My sister n husband ( late ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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SSICruisertoo

2 Reviews Written

46 Helpful Votes

First Expedition Cruise

Hubby & I chose the cruise because we wanted a short cruise that included a Panama Canal crossing. This cruise was an expedition cruise focusing on national parks in Costa Rica & Panama. Started in Puerto Caldera, ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Holly Cheesman

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Disastrous Expedition

We were looking forward to an expedition cruise to the Bijou Peninsular as these are very difficult islands to visit ordinarily. However on approaching the docks unlike other expedition cruises which clearly have ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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camk

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Food was amazing!! Clean ship with nice evening entertainment.

Negative was the english lectures which were poor and limited. As this is a french ship, there was separate lectures for the french-speaking. All announcements were in dual languages. French passengers were friendly ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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dlyons4937

3 Reviews Written

30 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Alumni Cruise

Ponant cruise lines chartered the Le Dumont D'Urville to Thomas P Gohagan & Co. who then marketed the Baltic Sea cruise primarily through college/university alumni offices, Smithsonian Journeys, National Trust for ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Theezer

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Not ready for prime time

I was totally excited to be going on this trip with Ponant to Costa Rica. Afterall great destination, French wine and french food... what is there not to like. Well was I sorely disappointed. The wine was mediocre ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Cekcek

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Not luxury at all!

Great WiFi and easy to get on and off the boat, great butter and cheese...other than that is was like being on a geriatric prison boat. Same food everyday Extremely minimal service Small Dark rooms with the ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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