PRE REGISTER Luxury Ponant NZ cruise

Luxury Ponant NZ Cruises with up to 30% off

Bryce Read Cruises

Provisional Government approval GRANTED! Bookings taken strictly on a First In basis to secure a cabin.
PONANT are offering luxury cruises departing New Zealand, in New Zealand waters - no International travel. 

Featuring the Sub Antarctic Islands and the best of New Zealand , it's a wonderful opportunity to go somewhere new this summer aboard a fully inclusive luxury mega-yacht. Options from 3 to 14 days, departures from Auckland and Lyttelton.
These cruises are selling out as cabins have been restricted, the last PONANT NZ cruise did in 48 hours.

Dunedin to Auckland

Date Changed - departure now 6th March, please fill out the enquiry form
Pre-registration selling out. Click for more information.


Stewart Island
Dusky Sound


This cruise INCLUDES all the below plus shore excursions as is a special one-off NZ PONANT charter - saving you thousands.

Secure your cabin now

This itinerary is one of very few cruises currently available to book that are entirely in New Zealand waters - No International Travel.
It will sell out.

Inclusions on your PONANT NZ cruise.

Your time onboard will be perfect, and includes the following:

Open Bar

Including French champagne, wine, beer, spirits and your in-room minibar

Quality Amenities

Hermes bath products

Superb Dining

All inclusive Gastronomic and Grill Restaurant

Ship built in 2019

Flying the French flag indulge in luxury

Captain's Welcome Dinner

Enjoy this lavish gala cocktail event

Evening entertainment

Daily events

Small ship experience

Luxurious maximum of 184 guests

Stylish Staterooms

French designed with King or Twin beds and a private balcony

24 hour room service

Make the most of your cabin

Stay connected

Complimentary unlimited onboard

A five-star environment that is authentic and sophisticated

LUXURY NZ CRUISING Indulge in 5 star luxury aboard PONANT's La Laperouse sailing from New Zealand

ON-BOARD DINING Fresh produce, carefully selected ingredients, exquisite dishes - outstanding cuisine

LOUNGES AND BARS Complimentary drinks package at lounges throughout the ship - including the piano bar

Discover the treasures of the land by sea on board a luxurious yacht that is built on an intimate, human scale. French crew, expertise, attentive service and gastronomy with discrete luxury and comfort.

  • Luxurious Cabins

    Contemporary, comfortable staterooms on board the world’s most modern small-ships.

  • Superb gastronomy takes pride of place

    Discover fragrant flavours, carefully selected cheeses and vintage wines, Veuve Clicquot gala cocktails

  • The French Touch

    A French crew are onboard to welcome you and ensure your comfort and well-being throughout every step of your cruise

  • AUD $800 PONANT welcome offer

    As a welcome offer there is a PONANT AUD$800 per cabin discount as well for new travellers

  • Save up to 30% on sale cruise fares

    Pre register now to get a sale fare - there are limited cabins

Choose your PONANT luxury NZ cruise

Pre registration is on a first come, first served basis

Cruise options include the additional bonus of AUD$800 to new PONANT cruisers.

A range of the cruises below or call me now on (09) 4102697 to discuss the best option for you.


3 nights Auckland to Christchurch Pre Register NOW

19th March 2021

Cruising on: Le Laperouse


Or call now on (09) 4102697

5 nights from Lyttelton to Dunedin Book NOW Departs: 1st March 2021 Cruising on: Le Laperouse


Or call now on (09) 4102697

14 nights Auckland to Dunedin Pre Register NOW Departures: 8 Feb - 22 Feb 2021 (ends Lyttelton) Cruising on: Le Laperouse


Or call now on (09) 4102697


7 nights Lyttelton to Lyttelton Pre Register NOW

Departing on:
22 Feb 2021 - 1 March

Cruising on: Le Laperouse


Or call now on (09) 4102697

It's important to note that discounts will be dependent upon availability, and the top discounts traditionally sell out fast, so get in early to secure the best deals.
Pre-register today.

Let's get a Ponant NZ Cruise Quote started

  • This is just in case we need to get in touch in a hurry when spots are limited.
  • Pre-register or book on these PONANT cruises -
  • Please let me know any other details for your pre-registration. Prices will be confirmed as soon as we have them - no obligation

These cruises are subject to Government approval, if you are interested we suggest you pre-register as they will sell out quickly once regulatory clearance is approved. Discounts and offers differ for each cruise and are capacity controlled subject to availability.