November 18, 2021 | Expedition cruises in the Indian Ocean start again. PONANT is the first shipping company to return to the Seychelles
Back in the island world of the Indian Ocean: After the successful start of the cruises in the Antarctic, PONANT was the first shipping company to resume its activities in the Seychelles. Today, November 18, 2021, Le Bellot will start her first cruise in the paradise island world from Mahé. “After long months of waiting, we are more than ready to resume operations in the Seychelles. We have been taking guests with us to discover this paradise on earth for almost 20 years. We look forward to actively contributing to the relaunch of tourism in the Seychelles, ”says Hervé Bellaïche, Chief Sales, Marketing & Communications Officer at PONANT. This first expedition cruise will take you from November 18th to 26th from Mahé into the heart of the Inner Islands of this paradisiacal archipelago. The guests on board will have the opportunity to discover eight islands.
PONANT in front of La Digue © Ponant - Tamar Sarkissian
In the current winter season 2021/2022, in addition to the Le Bellot, the Le Bougainville and Le Jacques-Cartier will also be on the road along the Seychelles and in the Indian Ocean. The timetable includes five different routes and 19 departures from November 2021 to April 2022. Cruises can already be booked for the winter season 2022/2023.