travel42 Cruise Ship Review: Ponant Le Soleal

Le Soleal travel42 Professional Ship Review

Le Soleal joined the Ponant fleet in 2013. This luxury mega-yacht is the third in a series of four 264-passenger ships. It's identical sister ships are the Le Boreal and L'Austral. All three ships are ice-strengthened, making it possible to sail to Antarctica and the Arctic.

Long days and overnights in ports are common on this exploratory cruise. Zodiac landing crafts are available onboard for exploring remote destinations.

Le Soleal is a six-deck ship with 132 ...

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