From legendary stopovers to little-known ports, the sleek silhouette of Le Ponant spreads French art de vivre across the seas of the world. Explore the wonders of the Mediterranean, the Caribbean, or Cape Verde aboard this three-master on cruises lasting an average of seven days. The vessel’s sophisticated design reflects its commitment to responsible maritime travel and exceptional, tailor-made getaways. The sailing ship’s more intimate size allows it to stop at more select ports of call, respecting local territories and communities. This means you can dock alone or in small groups under advantageous conditions, visiting sites that are off the beaten path. The ship offers a variety of non-motorized nautical activities, can operate with sails only, and has eliminated single-use plastics: Everything on board has been carefully considered with respect for the environment and well-being of guests. The cabins and suites feature refined interiors decorated in natural tones, often with private outside space: The muted light and breathtaking views invite contemplation and rest. The common areas provide versatile settings for relaxation, refreshment, or get-togethers, while the chef delights gourmands with tasty menus, highlighting first-rate local ingredients that celebrate regional culinary traditions and vineyards.