PONANT is again collaborating with Smithsonian Journeys in 2023 PONANT is again collaborating with Smithsonian Journeys in 2023

PONANT’s 2023 Smithsonians

PONANT has announced its 2023 sailing collaboration with Smithsonian Journeys, the travel programme of the Smithsonian Institution – the world’s largest museum, education and research complex. This is the second year PONANT and Smithsonian Journeys will offer co-branded sailings.

Twenty-one departures explore the Scottish Isles and Norwegian Fjords; the Hebrides and Irish Sea; Southern Spain; Canada and the North American coast sailing into the St Lawrence River; Central America; the Caribbean and Sicily.

As part of the itineraries, PONANT will sail to ports of call never previously visited including Ploče in Croatia, Charlottetown and Prince Edward Island.

All departures will include two Smithsonian Journeys experts ranging from archaeologists and scientists to anthropologists and historians, and shore excursions and activities in each port.

Also included is French-inspired cuisine, open bar on board including select wines served with lunch and dinner, welcome and farewell cocktail receptions, 24-hour room service, unlimited wifi, gratuities and more.

The full list of sailings can be viewed HERE.