Paul Gauguin ‘Tahiti & Society Islands’ 10 Nights

Return Economy Class Airfares with Air Tahiti Nui ex Sydney/Brisbane/Melbourne

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Discover Tahiti's beauty on an 8-day South Pacific voyage with Paul Gauguin Cruises, from idyllic islands to vibrant coral reefs.

Discover Tahiti’s beauty on an 8-day South Pacific voyage with Paul Gauguin Cruises, from idyllic islands to vibrant coral reefs.

Book before 31 Mar 2025

Package Highlights:

  • Explore Polynesian traditions and the traditional way of life.
  • Experience pure paradise on Motu Mahana, a private island, with sandy beaches, palm trees, a lavish barbecue feast, and refreshing coconut drinks.
  • Experience pure paradise on Motu Mahana, a private island, with sandy beaches, palm trees, a lavish barbecue feast, and refreshing coconut drinks.
  • Unwind amidst the tranquility of secluded Huahine, strolling through the village, hiking lush rainforests, and drifting in pristine lagoons to shed stress.

Your holiday package includes:

  • Return Economy Class Airfares with Air Tahiti Nui ex Sydney/Brisbane/Melbourne
  • 3 nights at Te Moana Tahiti Resorts – 3* (3 night pre cruise)
  • 7 night cruise on board M/S Paul Gauguin “Tahiti & the Society Islands” in a Stateroom (Category F)
  • Airport Meet & Greet with Flower Lei
  • Shared Transfer Tahiti International Airport to Te Moana Tahiti Resorts
  • Shared Transfer Te Moana Tahiti Resorts to Paul Gauguin Cruise Terminal
  • Shared Transfer Paul Gauguin Cruise Terminal to Tahiti International Airport
  • All shipboard meals on Paul Gauguin
  • All shipboard entertainment on Paul Gauguin
  • All onboard gratuities on Paul Gauguin


  • Domestic airfares and taxes, unless otherwise specified in our holiday package
  • Visa expenses, processing and issuance fees
  • Local City Taxes (where applicable – payable locally on check in)
  • Meals other than as specified in our holiday package i.e. mandatory festive dinners
  • Travel Insurance or expenses of a personal nature (mini-bar, phone call, laundry, etc.),
  • Tips or gratuities to guides, drivers, porters, hotel, restaurant or boat staff, etc.
  • Or any other travel expense that has not been included in our holiday package


Day 1: Airport → Te Moana Tahiti Resort

Arrive at Tahiti International Airport where our representative will welcome and escort you to your transfer to InterContinental Tahiti Resort & Spa located a short 5 minutes drive from the airport. 

Overnight stay in Tahiti at Te Moana Tahiti Resort in a Ocean View Studio. 

Day 2-3: Te Moana Tahiti Resort

Spend today at leisure enjoying the wonderful accommodation and facilities at InteContinental Tahiti Resort & Spa. Enjoy a great array of activities, from sports, such as tennis and volleyball, to water-based activities and cultural pursuits. With a luxury spa, fitness centre and two superb infinity pools, the InterContinental Tahiti Resort & Spa is the quintessential island escape, with everything you need for a true French Polynesian getaway. Enjoy relaxing by the infinity sandy bottom pool or sipping delicious cocktails by the swim up pool bar.  Perhaps take the time to explore the stunning island of Tahiti with a Tahiti Island Half Day Afternoon Tour (optional extra). 

Overnight stay in Tahiti at Te Moana Tahiti Resort in a Ocean View Studio. 

Day 4: Te Moana Tahiti → Paul Gauguin 

Spend a relaxing morning at the Te Moana Tahiti. Once you have checked out of the hotel our representative will be there to transfer you to the Paul Gauguin Cruise Terminal which is located in town a nice 10 minutes drive from InterContinental Tahiti Resort & Spa. Receive a warm welcome onboard the Paul Gauguin from the crew and sail towards Huahine.

The day is spent getting to know crew and fellow guests while exploring the vessel that will be ‘home’ for the next 6 days. Meet Les Gauguins & Les Gauguines, Tahitian hosts and entertainers that bring the spirit of Polynesia to life on every Paul Gauguin voyage.

Capital of French Polynesia, the city of Papeete is on the north-west coast of the island of Tahiti. You’ll find a relaxed atmosphere here,where urban buzz combines with the legendary laid-back Polynesian lifestyle. Culture is not lacking. You can enjoy sites narrating the history of the archipelago, including the colonial cathedral and the Maison de la reine Marau. The Vaipahi public gardens will win you over by their abundant plant-life. The large municipal market offers local specialities: fresh fruit, spices and all kinds of fish abound on their stalls.

Day 5: Huahine, Society Islands

Located less than 200 kilometres north-west of Tahiti, Huahine Island is a secret gem in French Polynesia. You’ll love the mysterious atmosphere emanating from its voluptuous contours, its wild vegetation and stunning remote creeks.   If you explore both parts of the island, la Grande Huahine to the north, and la Petite Huahine to the south, will reveal some of its hidden treasures, as well as some archaeological remains from the Polynesian past. You can meet the local population in the main town of Fare, or in the string of villages along the coast.

Day 6: Motu Mahana, Taha’a Island, Society Islands

Feet in the sand, on the islet of Motu Mahana, our sumptuous little private paradise, you will share a very special experience around an authentic traditional Polynesian barbecue. A veritable jewel in the Taha’a lagoon, pristine atoll of the Society Islands, Motu Mahana offers an infinite palette of shades of turquoise, an idyllic backdrop for observing the majestic ballet of the tropical fish. The volcanic island of Taha’a, dominated by Mount Ohiri and Mount Puurauti, will reveal its fertile and luxuriant nature, ideal for cultivating the magnificent black pearls of French Polynesia, as well as vanilla. This rare spice, greatly in demand by gourmets, is the main economic resource of what is also known as Vanilla Island.

Day 7-8: Bora Bora, Society Islands

Paradisiacal atoll of the archipelago of the Leeward Islands, west of French Polynesia, mythical Bora Bora offers a natural spectacle of captivating beauty. You’ll be won over as much by the white sandy beaches as by its famous lagoon, one of the most beautiful in the world, where colourful fish frolic in waters of incomparable turquoise. The island is covered with tropical vegetation, and dominated by the majestic outline of Mount Otemanu. A promenade through this volcanic landscape will enable you to discover a number of villages and meet local communities.

Day 9: Moorea Island

A part of the Windward Island archipelago just to the west of Tahiti, famous Mo’orea will leave you with a series of unforgettable images and memories. Bask on its heavenly beaches, enjoy a dip in the turquoise waters of its lagoon, and soak up its luscious vegetation and the heady flowers that carpet the inland areas. Get the most out of this natural gem with a trip to the Mo’orea Belvedere. Exceptional views of Mount Rotui unfurl before your eyes, with the Opunohu Bay and its valley to the left, and the famous Cook’s Bay, surrounded by notched, cathedral-style peaks, to the right.

Day 10: Paul Gauguin → Airport

Tahiti’s capital city of Papeete is where we’ll part ways and say “until we meet again.” Our representative will be waiting for you as you disembark to transfer you to Tahiti International Airport for your International flight back home. 


Price and Travel Dates:

2024 Departure Dates 

  • from $7,446 per person twin share

Please note that this product is not part of our flexible booking policy as the supplier terms and conditions apply. Our team will advise of the exact booking conditions at the time of booking.

This itinerary may be modified due to technicalor meteorological reasonsor freight constraints.In the case of bad weather, disembarkment maynot be possible for safety reasons.


*Conditions Apply. Travel dates as indicated. Package prices are subject to availability at the time of booking. Airfares based on Air Tahiti Nui Year-Round fare and must be purchased as part of a package. Airfares and taxes are subject to change at any time without notice. Holiday package prices are per person, include services as detailed in the package and are based on a maximum of 2 people travelling together in accommodation on a twin share basis. Single supplement surcharges apply. Accommodation as mentioned above, subject to availability – similar standard accommodation will be found if unavailable. The mentioned travel times are approximate and may vary with traffic and weather. Prices are current at time of publication; however, they are subject to currency fluctuations and should be used as a guide only. Offers may be withdrawn at any time without notice. All package prices are in Australian Dollars. To see our full terms & conditions visit HERE.

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Bora Bora, Huahine, Moorea, Tahiti

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Duration of stay

11 days


Cruise Packages

7445 AUD per person

Society Islands (10 nights)

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