Paul Gauguin Cruises has unveiled a new seven-night Society Islands & Tahiti Iti itinerary, along with new shore and SCUBA diving excursions.
Paul Gauguin is the first cruise line to visit the port city of Vairao in Tahiti Iti, which is the smaller of two landmasses comprising the island of Tahiti, and offers a wild coastline, marae (temples), Polynesian culture and surfing fame.
Tahiti Iti is scheduled on seven-night Society Islands & Tahiti Iti voyages that depart and return to Papeete, Tahiti, and visit Huahine, Society Islands; Motu Mahana (Taha’a), Society Islands; Bora Bora, Society Islands (overnight); Moorea, Society Islands; and Vairao, Tahiti Iti, departing June 30, Aug. 25, Oct. 6, and Nov. 3. A special sailing of the 10-night Society Islands & Tuamotus voyage, departing Sept. 19 also includes a call at Tahiti Iti.
Optional shore excursions offered in Tahiti Iti include: Bonjouir’s Garden of Eden; Highlights of Tahiti Iti; Tahiti Iti Lagoon & Teahupoo Surf Point Cruise; Half-Day Tour by E-Bike; Tahiti Golf Excursion; and numerous SCUBA diving opportunities.
Cruise fares start from US$5,595 per person, based on double occupancy, for the seven-night Society Islands & Tahiti Iti voyage.