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Le Lapérouse, Luxury Kimberley Cruise

184 Passenger Small Ship Cruise Vessel – NEW FOR 2019

Built in 2018 and featuring innovative equipment, elegantly designed cabins, spacious suites with windows, and lounge areas opening on to the outside, Le Lapérouse will give you a unique cruising experience thanks to the design and smaller size. And PONANT, in keeping with its pioneering spirit, is launching a world-first; Le Lapérouse will be the first cruise ship on earth to be equipped with a multi-sensory underwater space, called Blue Eye. This underwater lounge is located within the hull beneath the water line.

The new vessel, with only 92 cabins and suites, boasts a panoramic restaurant with terrace, grill restaurant and lounge areas opening onto the outside. To relax in style, there is an observatory, fully equipped sundeck and infinity pool. On-board facilities include a theatre, spa, fitness room and sauna.

Throughout the cruise, join the experienced crew, expert naturalists and passionate lecturers for an unforgettable trip and thrilling experiences. The Zodiac outings and shore visits get up close to some of the Kimberley’s spectacular natural wonders whilst learning about the Kimberley culture, history and wildlife.

Cruise Highlights

Le Lapérouse will guide you to some of the most picturesque parts of the region – the Hunter River, King George River and the majestic King George twin falls. Admire the Montgomery Reef, home to vast expanses of lagoons and immense coral reefs. Visit the Buccaneer Archipelago, whose coast is one of the most spectacular in the entire region. In Wyndham, enjoy one of the 3 complimentary excursions; an Ord River cruise, Bungle Bungle scenic flight or El Questro day tour. The wild lands of Kimberley are the promise of an exceptional adventure.

Cabins and Suites

The 88 cabins have private balconies that open onto the sea and 4 suites have bay windows and private terraces. They are beautifully decorated and include king or twin beds, interconnecting rooms on request, minibar, flat screen satellite TV, en-suite with French bath products, individually controlled air-conditioning, 24 hour room service, Wi-Fi and are serviced daily.

2019 Cruising Schedule

Rates are per person twin share

Inclusions: Accommodation, all meals, open bar, room service, shore excursions & port taxes.

2019 Schedule

Darwin to Broome & Broome to Darwin
11 Days
Darwin to Broome 23 May to 2 Jun, 12 to 22 Jun, 2 to 12 Jul, 22 Jul to 1 Aug, 11 to 21 Aug
Broome to Darwin 2 to 12 Jun, 12 to 22 Jul, 1 to 11 Aug, 21 to 31 Aug
 Twin Share
Deluxe Stateroom$12,300
Prestige Stateroom Deck 4$13,770
Prestige Stateroom Deck 5$14,450
Prestige Stateroom Deck 6$15,170
Deluxe Suite$21,180
Notes: Other cabin types rates available. Sole occupancy rates available.