The Geographic North Pole
5 Aug - 22 Aug
17 Nights
5 Ports
Ponant

The Geographic North Pole

5 August - 22 August 2025
From £33,160 pp - Mundy Exclusive

Duration

17 Nights

Journey Type

Sailing from Svalbard and Jan Mayen

Ports

5 Ports

Before you board

One night in Paris

6 August

Setting sail from Longyearbyen

7 August

Svalbard and Jan Mayen: Spitsbergen

8-12 August

At sea

13 August

The North Pole

14-18 August

At sea

19-20 August

Svalbard and Jan Mayen: Spitsbergen

21 August

Arriving in Longyearbyen

Before returning home

One night in Paris

Mundy Exclusive

Your fare includes: 15 nights in a Prestige Stateroom Deck 6 including all meals, drinks, gratuities and taxes; choice of excursions; return charter flights between Paris and Longyearbyen; overseas transfers; FREE international flights; FREE pre- and post-cruise one-night hotel stay in Paris; 25% saving.

The Ship

Your home from home

Ponant - Le Commandant Charcot in Greenland
Ponant - Le Commandant Charcot - Helipad
Ponant - Le Commandant Charcot - Infinity pool

The world's first electric hybrid polar expedition ship, Le Commandant Charcot may be the most exciting addition yet to the Ponant fleet.

What we love

Jean-Baptiste Charcot was a true polar pioneer, and Ponant's icebreaker explores the parts of the Arctic and Antarctica that other expedition vessels can't reach. On board you can expect Ponant's customary French flair, and the ship is also designed to have a minimal effect on the environment, with technological innovations such as hybrid propulsion and an advanced waste water treatment system.

Capacity 245 Guests
Crew 187 Staff
Style This may be the world's most luxurious icebreaker, blending contemporary decor with a refined French flair.
Inclusions
  • All meals in all venues
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • All soft drinks
  • Tea, coffee and pastries
  • Unlimited use of the Fitness Centre
  • Excursions by zodiac
  • Complimentary WiFi
More about Le Commandant Charcot

Tailor-make your trip

Ways to make it better
Radisson Blu Polar Hotel Spitsbergen, Longyearbyen

Where to stay in Longyearbyen

There’s really not much choice! Go for the Radisson Blu.

Snowmobiles near Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen

Explore Spitsbergen

Travel out of Longyearbyen by snow scooter or dog sled to take a look at the amazing scenery and hunt for wildlife.

Get your free Arctic guide

Our expedition cruising guide to the Arctic will tell you everything you need to know, including when to visit, what to see and how to get there.

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The Geographic North Pole

5 August - 22 August 2025
From £33,160 pp - Mundy Exclusive

Duration

17 Nights

Journey Type

Sailing from Svalbard and Jan Mayen

Ports

5 Ports

Ship

Le Commandant Charcot of Ponant

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Why Mundy?

Who we are

Mundy Adventures is the intrepid little brother of Mundy Cruising plc, the UK's very first cruise specialist, and one of the leading companies in its field.

We specialise in travel by ship and have been doing so for over 50 years. By providing expert, personal service, insightful ideas and fascinating add-ons we aim to make your adventure holiday truly unique and special.

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