Sail Compagnie Du Ponant
The only French cruise line, Compagnie du Ponant® is an integral member of France’s rich nautical shipping and sailing tradition.
Established in 1988, Compagnie du Ponant is owned by the CMA CGM Group, the world’s third largest shipping group and heir to the renowned Compagnie Générale Transatlantique French Line.
Each of the four ships, (soon to be five) have their own individual personality and symbolize the art of cruising à la française in line with their company's philosophy.
Elegance, Emotion and Authenticity: Welcome aboard!
The fleet of 5 vessels allows for choice on your cruise vacation. Le Ponant: 32 staterooms, a supreme and efficient three-masted sailing yacht. Le Levant: 45 staterooms, a sleek and fast private yacht. Le Diamant: 113 staterooms, a world class expedition ship. Entering service in 2010/2011 two new state of the art ships Le Boréal and L’Austral: both are 132 staterooms and suites vessels offering a range of new sailings.