Ponant

Le Bougainville

As the third ship in a new series of Ponant's expedition vessels, the Le Bougainville combines the pleasures of all-inclusive luxury with true exploration. Offering just 92 staterooms and suites, she creates a unique atmosphere that embodies a subtle blend of intimacy and comfort.
SHIP TYPE
Expedition Cruise Ship
PASSENGERS
184
CREW
118
LAUNCHED
2019
REFURBISHED
N/A

Le Bougainville Cruises View all Choose from 99 holidays cruising on board the Le Bougainville

11 Days Broome to Darwin

Operator: Ponant

From 11,177
Save 552

8 Days Athens to Valletta

Operator: Ponant

From 6,606
Save 124

8 Days Venice to Athens

Operator: Ponant

From 9,115
Save 175

11 Days Nice to Valletta

Operator: Ponant

From 9,168
Save 172

Life on Board Le Bougainville What can you expect when cruising on board Le Bougainville

 Le Bougainville
Le Bougainville

Take an voyage in French sophisticated luxury when you explore the world on Le Bougainville. Read more

Expedition Comfort
Expedition Comfort

Unwind in the chic decor of your ocean facing stateroom or suite complete with luxury amenities. Read more

Infinity Pool Days
Infinity Pool Days

Situated at the stern of the ship you can watch the coean pass by as you swim. Read more

Inside The Blue Eye
Inside The Blue Eye

Hear the sounds and catch a glimpse of the underwater world through the windows of the Blue Eye. Read more

Nightlife and Entertainment
Nightlife and Entertainment

Enjoy socialising and dancing in the main lounge or applaud a live show in the theatre. Read more

Relaxed Dining Settings
Relaxed Dining Settings

Dine al fresco at the grill or enjoy buffet and table service in the main restaurant. Read more

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Deck Plans

DEL
Deluxe Stateroom
DS3
Deluxe Suite
Deck 3
DS4
Deluxe Suite
PR4
Prestige Stateroom
Deck 4
PR5
Prestige Stateroom
DS5
Deluxe Suite
PS5
Prestige Suite
PV5
Privilege Suite
SA
Owner's Suite
Deck 5
PR6
Prestige Stateroom
DS6
Deluxe Suite
PS6
Prestige Suite
PV6
Privilege Suite
GD6
Grand Deluxe Suite
Deck 6
Deck 7

Cabins

Balcony

Deluxe Stateroom

One king-size bed (180 x 200 cm) or two single beds (90 x 200 cm) and TV. A bathroom with shower. A private 4 m² balcony with two armchairs. A glazed panoramic swing door and rectangular window. Additional services provided include 24-hour room service, inclusive Wifi internet access, individually-controlled air conditioning, dressing room with shelves and closet, dressing table and hairdryer, Dyptique Paris top-of-the-line bath products, minibar, Nespresso coffee maker, Bose Bluetooth speaker and Flat screen TV.

Balcony

Prestige Stateroom

One king-size bed (180 x 200 cm) or two single beds (90 x 200 cm). One chaise longue. A bathroom with shower. A private 4 m² balcony with two armchairs. A panoramic sliding bay window or glazed panoramic swing door. Additional services provided include 24-hour room service, inclusive Wifi internet access, individually-controlled air conditioning, dressing room with shelves and closet, dressing table and hairdryer, Dyptique Paris top-of-the-line bath products, minibar, Nespresso coffee maker, Bose Bluetooth speaker and Flat screen TV.

Suite

Deluxe Suite

One king-size bed (180 x 200 cm) or two single beds (90 x 200 cm). An armchair and sofa (90 x 190 cm). A bathroom with shower. A private 6 m² balcony with two armchairs. A glazed panoramic swing door and panoramic window. Additional services provided include 24-hour room service, inclusive Wifi internet access, individually-controlled air conditioning, dressing room with shelves and closet, dressing table and hairdryer, Dyptique Paris top-of-the-line bath products, minibar, Nespresso coffee maker, Bose Bluetooth speaker and Flat screen TV.

Suite

Prestige Suite

A bedroom with king-size bed (180 x 200 cm) or two single beds (90 x 200 cm). A lounge with convertible sofa to a king-size bed (180 x 200 cm) or two single beds (90 x 200 cm), armchair, second TV, and sliding courtesy door. Two bathrooms with shower. A private 8 m² balcony with four armchairs. Additional services provided include priority boarding, butler service, champagne and fruit basket on arrival, an assortment of sweet or savoury canapés and fruit basket every day, inclusive Wifi internet access, individually-controlled air conditioning, dressing room with shelves and closet, dressing table and hairdryer, Dyptique Paris top-of-the-line bath products, minibar, Nespresso coffee maker, Bose Bluetooth speaker and Flat screen TV.

Suite

Privilege Suite

One king-size bed (180 x 200 cm) or two single beds (90 x 200 cm). A lounge area with chaise longue and armchair. A bathroom with shower. A private 8 m² balcony with two armchairs. A panoramic sliding bay window. Additional services provided include priority boarding, butler service, inclusive Wifi internet access, individually-controlled air conditioning, dressing room with shelves and closet, dressing table and hairdryer, Dyptique Paris top-of-the-line bath products, minibar, Nespresso coffee maker, Bose Bluetooth speaker and Flat screen TV.

Suite

Grand Deluxe Suite

A bedroom with one king-size bed (180 x 200 cm) or two single beds (90 x 200 cm). A lounge with sofa convetible to a double bed (160 x 190 cm), armchair, and second TV. A bathroom with shower and Balneo bathtub. A private 32 m² terrace with two deckchairs and four-seater dining table. 2 panoramic sliding bay windows. Additional services provided include priority boarding, butler service, champagne and fruit basket on arrival, an assortment of sweet or savoury canapés and fruit basket every day, inclusive Wifi internet access, individually-controlled air conditioning, dressing room with shelves and closet, dressing table and hairdryer, Dyptique Paris top-of-the-line bath products, minibar, Nespresso coffee maker, Bose Bluetooth speaker and Flat screen TV.

Suite

Owner's Suite

A lounge with armchair, double sofa bed (160 x 190 cm), and second TV. A bedroom with king-size bed (180 x 200 cm) or two single beds (90 x 200 cm). A bathroom with shower, Balneo bathtub and smart mirror. A private 40 m² terrace: 2 deckchairs, jacuzzi, and outdoor lounge area with sofa and armchair. Two panoramic sliding bay windows. Additional services provided include concierge service from your reservation until you return from your trip, priority boarding, butler service, a one-hour spa treatment per person (for 2 people) in the well-being space, chosen from the facial and body treatments on offer, premium drinks at the bar, champagne and fruit basket on arrival, an assortment of sweet or savoury canapés and fruit basket every day, inclusive Wifi internet access, individually-controlled air conditioning, dressing room with shelves and closet, dressing table and hairdryer, Dyptique Paris top-of-the-line bath products, minibar, Nespresso coffee maker, Bose Bluetooth speaker and Flat screen TV.

Le Bougainville Cruise Schedule All 99 cruise sailings by departure date on board Le Bougainville

Starts Days Name Itinerary From
Thursday
21 Mar 2024
8 Ancient jewels of the Mediterranean Athens to Valletta 6,730
Sunday
31 Mar 2024
11 Nordic Discoveries & Traditions Paris to Paris 15,120
Wednesday
10 Apr 2024
11 Ancient traditions & Norwegian Fjords Paris to Copenhagen 28,140
Saturday
20 Apr 2024
10 A Musical Journey on the Baltic Sea Copenhagen to Stockholm 16,550
Tuesday
21 May 2024
9 Celtic Voyage: The Hebrides and the Irish Sea - with Smithsonian Journeys London to Glasgow 10,760
Saturday
01 Jun 2024
12 Treasures of the Mediterranean Isles - Northbound Valletta to Marseille 15,930
Saturday
08 Jun 2024
12 Treasures of the Mediterranean Isles - Southbound Marseille to Valletta 15,930
Thursday
13 Jun 2024
11 Legendary Scottish Isles, Edinburgh & Glasgow Glasgow to Edinburgh 14,480
Saturday
29 Jun 2024
8 Iceland Reykjavik to Reykjavik 14,040
Tuesday
02 Jul 2024
9 Historic Cities of the Baltic Sea Stockholm to Copenhagen 28,640
Saturday
06 Jul 2024
8 Iceland Reykjavik to Reykjavik 14,040
Tuesday
09 Jul 2024
8 Landscapes and Cultures of the Adriatic Venice to Venice 9,510
Wednesday
10 Jul 2024
9 Historic Cities of the Baltic Sea Copenhagen to Stockholm 11,040
Thursday
11 Jul 2024
11 Australia's Iconic Kimberley Broome to Darwin 28,330
Saturday
13 Jul 2024
8 Iceland Reykjavik to Reykjavik 13,750
Tuesday
16 Jul 2024
8 Cruising the Dalmatian Coast and the Ionian Sea: Athens to Venice - with Smithsonian Journeys Venice to Athens 9,290
Thursday
18 Jul 2024
8 Cruising the Historic Cities of the Baltic Sea - with Smithsonian Journeys Stockholm to Copenhagen 14,030
Tuesday
23 Jul 2024
8 Islands and Cities of the Mediterranean Athens to Valletta 6,540
Tuesday
30 Jul 2024
11 Malta, Italian Shores and Isle of Beauty Valletta to Nice 9,340
Wednesday
31 Jul 2024
11 Australia's Iconic Kimberley Broome to Darwin 15,850
Friday
09 Aug 2024
11 Malta, Italian Shores and Isle of Beauty Nice to Valletta 9,340
Saturday
10 Aug 2024
8 Historic Cities of the Baltic Sea Copenhagen to Stockholm 9,220
Monday
19 Aug 2024
11 Malta, Italian Shores and Isle of Beauty Valletta to Nice 10,360
Tuesday
20 Aug 2024
11 Australia's Iconic Kimberley Broome to Darwin 15,850
Thursday
29 Aug 2024
11 Malta, Italian Shores and Isle of Beauty Nice to Valletta 9,340
Friday
30 Aug 2024
12 Cruising the Great Lakes: Chicago to Toronto Chicago to Toronto 14,910
Monday
09 Sep 2024
11 Australia's Iconic Kimberley Broome to Darwin 12,660
Friday
13 Sep 2024
12 Cruising the Great Lakes: Chicago to Toronto Chicago to Toronto 14,910
Sunday
13 Oct 2024
8 Great Lakes of North America Milwaukee to Toronto 10,650
Saturday
23 Nov 2024
11 Musical Odyssey in the Middle East Dubai to Muscat 10,460
Tuesday
03 Dec 2024
11 Oriental Wonders & Civilisations Muscat to Doha 10,640
Friday
06 Dec 2024
8 Belize and Honduras: Unexpected Encounters and Nature Belize City to Belize City 8,490
Sunday
08 Dec 2024
15 The Secret Side of Madagascar Port Louis to Port Louis 15,330
Friday
13 Dec 2024
8 Belize and Honduras: Unexpected Encounters and Nature Belize City to Belize City 6,260
Friday
13 Dec 2024
11 Music of One Thousand and One Nights Doha to Muscat 9,400
Monday
23 Dec 2024
11 Oriental Wonders & Civilisations Muscat to Dubai 11,100
Thursday
02 Jan 2025
8 Desert & Cities of the Persian Gulf Dubai to Dubai 7,390
Saturday
11 Jan 2025
12 The Panama Canal & Costa Rica San Jose to Panama City 14,250
Thursday
16 Jan 2025
10 The Best Of New Zealand Auckland to Lyttelton 9,010
Thursday
16 Jan 2025
9 Treasures of the Arabian Gulf Dubai to Muscat 8,730
Saturday
18 Jan 2025
12 The Panama Canal & Costa Rica - Westbound Panama City to San Jose 14,250
Saturday
25 Jan 2025
12 The Panama Canal & Costa Rica San Jose to Panama City 13,640
Tuesday
15 Apr 2025
8 Cruising the Aegean: Turkey and the Greek Isles - with Smithsonian Journeys Istanbul to Athens 8,360
Friday
02 May 2025
12 Treasures of the Mediterranean Isles - Northbound Valletta to Marseille 16,650
Friday
09 May 2025
12 Treasures of the Mediterranean Isles - Southbound Marseille to Valletta 17,390
Saturday
10 May 2025
12 Mediterranean Springtime in France and Italy Nice to Nice 10,840
Friday
16 May 2025
12 Treasures of the Mediterranean Isles - Northbound Valletta to Marseille 17,690
Friday
23 May 2025
12 Treasures of the Mediterranean Isles - Southbound Marseille to Valletta 17,690
Friday
30 May 2025
12 Sicily, the Amalfi Coast & Rome - Northbound Valletta to Rome 18,940
Monday
02 Jun 2025
9 A Circumnavigation of Sicily - with Smithsonian Journeys Valletta to Valletta 10,260
Cruise Content
Cabin images are sourced from Ponant. These should be treated as indicative only. Cabin inclusions, upholsteries and room layout may differ to the image(s) shown depending on sailing dates.