Celebrate the holidays in luxury aboard the Paul Gauguin with an enhanced Tahiti & Society Islands cruises over Christmas. Give "White Christmas" a new meaning by celebrating on the white sand beaches of the Society Islands. Perhaps you'll see Santa Claus - Pere Noel to local children - traveling from island to island in his outrigger canoe. Or ring in the New Year on the South Seas with a champagne toast at midnight. These holiday cruises bring you the very best of French Polynesia during the most wonderful time of the year - summer in the South Pacific.
Now is the time for your to lock in your travel plans for the holidays - and we have a great way for you to wrap them up and tie them with a bow! This 7-night Tahiti & the Society Islands holiday cruises aboard the deluxe m/s Paul Gauguin make the season bright with gleaming white-sand beaches, neon-colored tropical fish, and festive activities on board.
When you return home you'll rave about the bonding opportunities for your family who travel on the Paul Gauguin at this most wonderful time of the year. Your children will have the opportunity to join the acclaimed Ambassadors of the Environment Youth Program for children ages 9-17 on both sailings for a nominal fee, and the 3rd guest in a stateroom sails FREE! No wonder readers of Travel + Leisure named Paul Gauguin Cruises the #1 Small-Ship Cruise Line for Families for two years in a row!
7 Day Tahiti & Society Islands Holiday Cruises
December 23rd, 2017 onboard Paul Gauguin
Tahiti Cruise Itinerary:
Day 1 - Papeete, Tahiti
Day 2 - Huahine
Day 3 - Taha'a
Day 4 - Bora Bora
Day 5 - Bora Bora
Day 6 - Moorea
Day 7 - Moorea
Day 7 - Papeete
Day 8 - Papeete, Tahiti - Disembark am
From $4095 US
3rd Guest In Stateroom Sails FREE
& Reduced Airfare From Los Angeles, CA
Tahiti Holiday Cruise Highlights:
Huahine - known as the Garden Island for its lush rainforests and dramatic terrainIn Huahine, you might explore the island's sacred sites and legendary landmarks that are among the best-preserved archaeological remains in French Polynesia. Enjoy snorkeling or scuba diving in the expansive lagoon. Or picnic on the beach.
Taha'a (Motu Mahana) - Motu Mahana, an islet adjacent to Taha'a, is our very own South Seas paradise, featuring white-sand beaches with swaying palms, crystal-clear waters, and gentle breezes. As an exclusive Paul Gauguin Cruises event, you will spend a full day on this idyllic island, pursuing your own pleasures from swimming, snorkeling, and kayaking in the turquoise lagoon to playing volleyball, learn Tahitian cooking secrets, or simply relaxing on the beach. Also included is a delicious barbecue lunch and Polynesian entertainment featuring strolling musicians and singers.
Bora Bora - Pulitzer Prize-winning author James Michener called Bora Bora the most beautiful island in the world. Dominated by towering Mount Otemanu and surrounded by a lagoon protected by low-lying coral reefs, this is indeed a spectacular destination. You'll have two days to discover this quintessential Pacific paradise. Perhaps you'll explore its exquisite lagoon on a snorkeling tour or underwater walk, enjoy a bird's-eye view on a helicopter tour, or thrill to a sunset tour by jetboat, take a 4-wheel-drive safari, or a glass-bottom boat ride. A romantic overnight at the InterContinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa is also available.
Moorea - Graced with an abundance of fresh fruits and flowers, spectacular mountain peaks, peaceful multi-hued lagoons, and palm-fringed beaches, Moorea boasts an awesome beauty that is unsurpassed. During your visit, you might wish to shop for local crafts, embark on a dolphin-watching expedition with a marine biologist and witness these fascinating animals in their amazing natural habitat, or try out some of the local pineapples, said to be the most delicious in all of French Polynesia. An overnight here affords us two full days to explore the gorgeous island.
All Inclusive Paul Gauguin Tahiti Cruise Fares:
-Reduced airfare from Los Angeles
-Spacious, ocean view accommodations
-Luxury European linens, feather-down duvets, robes, and cotton slippers
-All shipboard meals, in your choice of venues
-Complimentary 24-hour room service
-Complimentary beverages, including select wines and spirits, beer, soft drinks, bottled water, and hot beverages served throughout the ship
-Refrigerator replenished daily with soft drinks, beer and bottled water
-All shipboard entertainment
-All onboard gratuities for room stewards and dining staff
-Complimentary watersports in select ports from the ship's marina or destination beaches
The ms Paul Gauguin offers an intimate feeling that is unregimented and informal in Tahiti. Open-seating dining is offered in two restaurants: La Veranda is modern and stylish offering indoor and outdoor dining, and L'Etoile resembles an art deco Parisian restaurant. Near the pool, Le Grill offers casual, open-air dining. A highlight of the ship is a retractable watersports platform which brings guests to sea level. Try windsurfing, paddleboarding or kayaking right off the ship. Staterooms on board feature marble baths with full-size bathtub and shower, refrigerator stocked with soft drinks, mineral water and minibar setup. A selection of wines, spirits and champagnes are served throughout the ship complimentary.
All pricing above is in US Dollars, per person. Port charges & taxes are additional of $129 USD per person. Pricing is based on two people sharing and subject to availability. The "From" price listed on our website is for the December 23rd departure date; other dates may have different pricing, please inquire. All pricing is based on availability and subject to change by the cruise line at any time. For more information please contact one of our Tahiti Specialists!