Le Bellot, l’un des derniers-nés de la série des PONANT EXPLORERS, vient d

Ponant christens its ship Le Bellot


It is in the presence of godmother of the ship, Adelaide of Clermont-Tonnerrewriter, editorial director of Point de Vue magazine and member of the board of directors of Ponant, that the inauguration ceremony of “The Bellot”. L’Finistère Regional Orchestra was present in Honfleur in Normandy for the occasion on Saturday May 21, 2022. In addition, Hervé Gastinel, Chairman of PONANT, Christophe Buissonmunicipal councillor, president of the Tourist Office and Vice-President of the Community of Communes of the Pays de Honfleur-Beuzeville, Michele Prevostgreat-grand-niece of Joseph-René Bellot, as well as the Commanders Maxim Benoit and Quentin Dubois were at the side of the godmother of Bellot.

Le Bellot is equipped with the latest technologies in an approach of respect for the environment

Le Bellot is part of the Ponant Explorers series, the new generation of ships under the French flag of the cruise company. Ponant Explorers ships have advanced equipment certified CLEANSHIPcompliant with the latest environmental regulations, and the 92 cabins of each ship can accommodate up to 184 passengers. Since the inauguration ceremony, the ship is heading to the American mainland via Europe, Iceland and Greenland. He will then join the Canada next September.