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Summary

As the sixth ship in a new series that remains true to the Ponant spirit, Le Jacques Cartier will embody the unique atmosphere that is the cruise line’s hallmark: a subtle blend of refinement, intimacy and comfort. Aboard this ship that flies the French flag, you will experience the incomparable pleasure of an intimate cruise, with the possibility of exploring an ever-increasing range of destinations in an ethnic-chic ambience with luxury service.

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Restuarants

As it is an essential part of French culture, gastronomy will naturally have pride of place aboard this new ship.

  • In a relaxed atmosphere, a first dining area located on Deck 3 and able to seat 70 will serve grilled meats daily, along with a variety of salads and desserts.
  • To the back of Deck 4, you will find a panoramic restaurant which can accommodate all of our passengers in a single sitting. Designed differently to that on our other ships, this dining area, which opens onto the outside, will have a buffet of salads, desserts and cheeses at your disposal. Our discreet and attentive crew will provide table service for hot meals.

Public Areas

Le Jacques Cartier has many common areas that are designed and equipped to meet all of your needs while preserving the intimacy of each passenger.

The reception area includes:

  • A reception/concierge desk,
  • An excursions desk
  • The ship’s administrative services,
  • The sales office, manned by our Guest Relations Officer,
  • Our boutique which sells clothing, jewellery, beauty products, postcards and various accessories,
  • Toilets accessible to passengers with reduced mobility.

A new hydraulic platform with adjustable height provides:

  • Easier boarding than on any other cruise ship,
  • Easier Zodiac embarkation and disembarkation for expeditions,
  • Easier access to the sea for swimming and practising various water sports such as kayaking or paddle-boarding.

A pool deck offering

  • A pool with a panoramic view, equipped with a counter-current swimming system,
  • A pleasant solarium
  • An outdoor bar and lounge with armchairs and sofas.

A main lounge which can accommodate all of our passengers to share convivial moments and to host activities organised during the day or evening

Lastly, a theatre that seats 188, equipped with:

  • The latest sound and lighting technology
  • A LED wall as the stage backdrop, for the projection of high-resolution images and videos.

Facts

  • Guest Capacity: 184
  • Cabins: 92
  • Length: 430 ft.
  • Decks: 6
  • Crew: 110
  • Ship’s Registry: France
DateCruiseShipDepartureReturnMin PriceSave up to*
20200715
15 Jul 20
4 Night Europe - Northern CruiseLe Jacques CartierAlesundStockholm$1,850Select
20200812
12 Aug 20
4 Night World CruiseLe Jacques CartierCopenhagenReykjavik$1,690Select
20200816
16 Aug 20
7 Night Arctic CruiseLe Jacques CartierReykjavikReykjavik$6,190Select
20200823
23 Aug 20
7 Night Arctic CruiseLe Jacques CartierReykjavikReykjavik$6,190Select
20200906
06 Sep 20
7 Night Europe - Northern CruiseLe Jacques CartierReykjavikDublin$5,060Select
20200913
13 Sep 20
7 Night Europe - Northern CruiseLe Jacques CartierDublinSt. Malo$5,860Select
20200920
20 Sep 20
7 Night Transatlantic CruiseLe Jacques CartierSt. MaloNantes$7,350Select
20200927
27 Sep 20
7 Night Europe - Northern CruiseLe Jacques CartierNantesLisbon$5,210Select
20201018
18 Oct 20
7 Night Mediterranean - Western CruiseLe Jacques CartierCivitavecchia (Rome)Valletta$6,550Select
20201025
25 Oct 20
8 Night Mediterranean - Eastern CruiseLe Jacques CartierVallettaAntalya$6,350Select
20201102
02 Nov 20
8 Night Mediterranean - Eastern CruiseLe Jacques CartierAntalyaAqaba$6,060Select
20210221
21 Feb 21
12 Night India CruiseLe Jacques CartierMahePort Louis$8,920Select
20210305
05 Mar 21
12 Night India CruiseLe Jacques CartierPort LouisMahe$8,380Select
20210317
17 Mar 21
12 Night India CruiseLe Jacques CartierMahePort Louis$8,920Select
20210329
29 Mar 21
14 Night India CruiseLe Jacques CartierPort LouisZanzibar$9,090Select
20210412
12 Apr 21
14 Night Africa CruiseLe Jacques CartierZanzibarCape Town$8,550Select
20201119
19 Nov 20
8 Night India CruiseLe Jacques CartierMuscatDubai$6,520Select
20201127
27 Nov 20
8 Night India CruiseLe Jacques CartierDubaiMuscat$8,150Select
20201205
05 Dec 20
8 Night India CruiseLe Jacques CartierMuscatDubai$5,530Select
20201213
13 Dec 20
8 Night India CruiseLe Jacques CartierDubaiMuscat$5,200Select
20201221
21 Dec 20
8 Night India CruiseLe Jacques CartierMuscatDubai$5,530Select
20201229
29 Dec 20
8 Night India CruiseLe Jacques CartierDubaiMuscat$5,530Select
20210106
06 Jan 21
8 Night India CruiseLe Jacques CartierMuscatDubai$5,530Select
20210114
14 Jan 21
8 Night India CruiseLe Jacques CartierDubaiMuscat$5,530Select
20210122
22 Jan 21
8 Night India CruiseLe Jacques CartierMuscatDubai$5,860Select
20210130
30 Jan 21
8 Night India CruiseLe Jacques CartierDubaiMuscat$5,530Select
20210213
13 Feb 21
8 Night India CruiseLe Jacques CartierMaheMahe$5,690Select
20210426
26 Apr 21
18 Night Africa CruiseLe Jacques CartierCape TownDakar$13,720Select
20210804
04 Aug 21
7 Night Arctic CruiseLe Jacques CartierReykjavikReykjavik$5,920Select
20210811
11 Aug 21
7 Night Arctic CruiseLe Jacques CartierReykjavikReykjavik$5,920Select
20210818
18 Aug 21
7 Night Arctic CruiseLe Jacques CartierReykjavikReykjavik$5,920Select
20210825
25 Aug 21
7 Night Arctic CruiseLe Jacques CartierReykjavikReykjavik$5,920Select
20210901
01 Sep 21
7 Night Arctic CruiseLe Jacques CartierReykjavikReykjavik$5,920Select