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LE LYRIAL, A NEW EXCEPTIONAL YACHT

Refinement, subtlety, elegance and simplicity effortlessly run through each of the
ship's 122 staterooms and suites, and every living and relaxation area.

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Construction

Welcome

After 477 days of building,
the Fincantieri shipyard has
delivered Le Lyrial to Ponant
on Monday, 13 April 2015.

Life on board

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Le Lyrial

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key figures

Discover the key figures of Le Lyrial :
Ponant’s fifth ship

32yds

10 Le Lyrials stacked end-to-end
would reach the top of
the Eiffel Tower

2,433yds

of fabrics on Le Lyrial is the
equivalent of 225 times the
length of the legendary red
carpet of the Cannes
Film Festival

766

people have participated in
the construction of Le Lyrial,
the equivalent of all the population
of Cayubaba, Native American
ethnic group of the
Bolivian Amazon.

78,255mi

the distance traveled by Le Lyrial
in one year, is the equivalent of
3 times around the Earth's
circumference

10,8ft

Le Lyrial's 10.8-foot engine
propeller is the size of
an African elephant

2,000

The 2,000 LED bulbs on Le Lyrial
will allow us to save 197,100 kWh
electricity annually

335mi

Le Lyrial holds 335 miles
of cables, the distance
from Paris to Geneva

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interviews

01
THE STORY OF LE LYRIAL

Jean-Emmanuel Sauvée and Hervé Bellaïche
tell us the story of Le Lyrial,
new jewel of this unique series
of four beautiful yachts.

02
THE CONSTRUCTION

Mathieu Petiteau, project manager for
Ponant, explains us the construction
process of Le Lyrial.

03
THE DESIGN

Véronique Saadé and the French firm
Stirling Design International talk about
the interior and exterior design of Le Lyrial.

04
THE TECHNICAL
CHARACTERISTICS

Interview of the captain of Le Lyrial,
Rémi Genevaz, about the technical
characteristics of the ship.

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The story
The construction
The Design
The TECHNICAL
CHARACTERISTICS

Cruises

L’itinéraire
du lyriaL

MEDITERRANEAN Transatlantic Antarctica

MEDITERRANEAN

For its inaugural season, Le Lyrial will sail the Mediterranean. From Italy to Croatia, Greece, Turkey, Corsica and the Canary Islands, surrender to the magic of these sun-kissed lands and their unrivalled easy lifestyle.

The meeting point of ancient cultures throughout history, discover this legendary sea with turquoise waters surrounding lands with secret treasures and a unique cultural and architectural heritage. As we drop anchor in carefully selected ports of call, visit the emblematic sites of this must-see destination…

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TRANSATLANTIC

Le Lyrial invites you on board to journey by sea between two continents. From Marseille to Montevideo, cross the Atlantic with no ports of call − simply for the pleasure of cruising.

Whether you love the sea or carefully observing endless horizons, this 20-day trip is the ideal opportunity to fully enjoy all of the luxury and comfort of Le Lyrial. In the many elegant and cosy areas designed for socialising, enjoy relaxing and pleasant moments far from the bustle of the city.

Surrounded by a crew keen to share their passion for the sea and their experiences, discover life on board in a friendly atmosphere.

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ANTARCTICA

As Le Lyrial was designed and built to sail in extreme environments, after its inaugural season it will head for the icy waters of the Antarctic. In the wake of the great explorers, discover the magnificent landscapes and unspoiled nature of the famous White Continent.

Drawing on its 15 years’ experience in the Polar Regions, Ponant has designed exceptional itineraries including the Peninsula, South Georgia and the Falkland Islands. Join us on board for a unique journey to these fascinating and enchanting faraway lands.

Experience a 5-star expedition aboard the luxurious Le Lyrial, in the heart of this breathtaking icy realm.

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