Tahiti & Society Islands 7-Night Cruise



Cruise ShipTahiti: Paul Gauguin Cruises - m/s Paul Gauguin
Departure Dates2/19, 2/26, 3/26, 4/2, 4/9, 4/30, 5/7, 6/4, 6/11, 7/9, 7/16, 7/23, 8/20, 9/17, 9/24, 10/1, 10/29, 11/5, 11/12, 12/3/11
Ports of CallBora Bora, Moorea, Papeete, Raiatea, Taha'a
General InfoThis 7-night itinerary is perfect for those who want a core Polynesian experience. Call on Raiatea and its reef-bound lagoon and Taha'a, it's companion island, where you'll enjoy a full day of exploration. Then sail to Bora Bora, and her siren sister, Moorea.
Type of VesselThe most luxurious ship to sail in Tahiti on a year-round basis holds only 332 guests. The ship is 513 ft in length, 71 feet in width with an average cruising speed of 18 knots with Bahamian registry.
Deck PlansWith 7 passenger decks, deck 3 houses Porthole Staterooms, deck 4 houses Window Staterooms, deck 5 houses L'Etoile Restaurant, Le Grand Salon, casino, piano bar, and card room; deck 6 houses the fitness center, spa , boutique, Le Veranda restaurant and Balcony Staterooms; deck 7 houses Balcony and Veranda Staterooms, a Veranda Suite and Owner's Suite; deck 8 houses Le Grill Restaurant, the pool, Veranda Staterooms and Grand Suites, deck 9 houses the sun deck.
ItineraryPapeete, Raiatea, Taha'a (Motu Mahana), Bora Bora, Moorea, Papeete
All InclusiveSpacious, all-oceanview suites and staterooms; beverages including select wines and spirits, soft drinks, bottled water and hot beverages; 24-hour room service; refrigerator replenished daily with soft drinks, beer and bottled water; use of our exclusive, private white sand beach in Bora Bora with bar service, volleyball, and great snorkeling; complimentary day on our private islet, Motu Mahana—off the coast of Taha'a, featuring snorkeling, watersports, barbecue with full bar service, and Polynesian hospitality, all onboard gratuities included.
Guest Services24-hour room service, butler service, laundry/dry cleaning service, medical services. WiFi hotspots throughout the ship.
Food and DiningL'Etoile prepares fine French cuisine with a Polynesian accent.
Le Grill offers a buffet breakfast and grilled specialties for lunch and dinner.
La Veranda is the the perfect place to enjoy breakfast and lunch and then transforms into an elegant French Bistro offering the finest in French cuisine, wine selections and ambiance.
Onboard Activities/EventsState-of-the-art retractable Watersports Marina provides windsurfers, kayaks, water-skiing, Zodiac for optional diving adventures, onboard dive program, onboard lecture program, casino.
Shore ExcursionsAito Off Road Safari, Catamaran Sail with Snorkel, Coral Gardens Drift Snorkeling, Glass Bottom Boat, Faaroa River and Island Exploration, Swallows Cave and Nuku Island, Snorkel and Black Pearl Farm, Rotorua - Geysers and Maori Culture, and many more.
Staterooms or CabinsAll oceanview staterooms and suites – nearly 70% with private balconies, feature temperature control, queen-size bed (a limited number can have twin-bed configuration) bathroom with full –size bathtub and shower, bathrobes, slippers, hair dryer, TV, CD/DVD player, personal safe, a refrigerator stocked with soft drinks, and more!
BeddingQueen and a limited number of staterooms with two twin beds.
SpaAn award-winning luxury spa combines the art of gentle pampering with an extensive range of physical regimens including health and revitalization. Treatments include skin care therapies, skin exfoliating, massage, reflexology, aromatherapy, body wraps, facials and beauty treatments.
FitnessFitness Center with Lifecycles, treadmills, Stairmasters and weight machines.
Other InfoThe m/s Paul Gauguin is the only luxury ship in French Polynesia to offer PADI certification onboard for novice divers as well as classes at all levels, from snorkeling to advanced scuba diving techniques, supervised by our own staff of PADI dive masters. For the convenience of our guests, all necessary equipment, including an air compressor to refill scuba tanks, is onboard.
Rates quoted are per person, based on double occupancy unless otherwise stated. Must be booked at least 120 days prior to departure. Please call for other travel dates. Subject to change without notice. Certain restrictions may apply. Rates include a round-trip fuel surcharge on Air Tahiti Nui, and do not include International Departure and Immigrations Taxes up to $91, Passenger Facility Charges of $3-$18 or September 11th Security Fee of $2.50 per enplanement (up to a maximum $5.00 per one-way or $10 per round-trip). Additional airline restrictions, including but not limited to baggage limitations, standby policies and fees, non-refundable tickets and change fees with pre-flight notification deadlines may apply. Fees and policies vary among airlines and are subject to change without notice. Please contact airline directly for details and answers to specific questions you may have. Not responsible for errors or omissions.