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Food, Wine & Yacht Race in Tasmania

10 night Christmas & New Year Luxury Expedition Cruise from $10,089 Round Trip from Hobart
Flights Additional
Departs 23 Dec 2022

Sale Period

Until sold out


10 night Christmas & New Year Luxury Expedition Cruise from
Round Trip from HobartFlights AdditionalDeparts 23 Dec 2022

Tasmania December 2022  

Explore the best of Tasmania's natural coastal wonders as well as the island state's wonderful food and wine on an expedition itinerary on board Le Lapérouse, and celebrate New Year in Hobart with the arrival of the Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race.

Deal Includes 
 10 night luxury expedition cruise with onboard Le Lapérouse
 Meals & entertainment onboard
 An extensive selection of beverages including select mineral waters, cold drinks, wine, beer, champagne, spirits, coffee and tea, in room mini bar.
 Unlimited Onboard Wi-Fi*
All shore excursions, Onboard lectures, Experienced naturalist onboard, Zodiac outings
 Butler service for suites

*Inclusions are subject to change at any time

BONUS - First time Ponant cruisers receive an instant A$800 discount 

Deluxe Stateroom From $10,089pp Twin Share based on 20% Ponant Bonus
Prestige Stateroom Deck 4 From $11,185 pp Twin Share based on 20% Ponant Bonus


  • Visit the UNESCO-listed World Heritage Site of Port Davey and Maria Island.
  • Savour the gourmet produce of King Island.
  • Enjoy some of the finest award-winning wines of the Tamar Valley.
  • Experience Australia's biggest and longest running Food and Wine festival.
  • View the spectacular painted cliffs of Maria Island.
  • Witness Australian fur seals in their natural environment.
  • Delve into Tasmania's colonial history.
  • Experience the mining and Maritime History of Tasmania's North West.
  • View the New Year's Eve fireworks in Constitution Dock.
  • Gain an insight into the history, culture and incredible diversity of life from your expert expedition team.
 Your itinerary

Relaxed booking conditions

For any new cruise booked between 1 July and 31 December 2021, departing before 31 December 2023:
• 25% deposit
• Final payment: 30 days before departure


+ 30 days before departure - Postpone or cancel free of charge and for whatever reason = Free rebooking or 100% credit of all the sums paid


- 30 days before departure - Without a reason - The usual policy applies

- 30 days before departure - Positive Covid test* - Free postponement or cancellation = Free rebooking or 100% credit of all the sums paid

Your cruise cannot be operated = Free rebooking or 100% credit of all the sums paid

*For Australian and New Zealand travellers booked on an Australian or New Zealand voyage, our vaccination requirements are applied in accordance with the vaccination schedule for these countries. In the meantime, for these countries only, and in accordance with local authorities, PONANT’s health protocol requires a negative PCR test at the latest 72 hours before boarding. 

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Terms and Conditions

*All advertised prices are based on the Ponant Bonus fare per person, in NZD at current exchange rate as of 30 Sep 21, based on a double occupancy in the
best available category, including port taxes and transfer, yield managed, correct at time of printing, subject to availability and can be
changed at any time. Welcome Offer: per stateroom based on double occupancy and advertised in Australian Dollars (AUD). Offer valid
for guests travelling with PONANT for the first time. Offer is not redeemable for cash, not retroactive, and not combinable with any other
offers, except the Ponant Bonus and Single Traveller Offers, or stated otherwise. Valid for new bookings only and can be changed or be
withdrawn at any time; S141222 in collaboration with National Geographic, itinerary may differ. Refer to for full terms
and conditions.

Sale Period

Until sold out


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