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Save up to $3000

Inspire gratitude with a winter escape to perfectly tropical French Polynesia. You'll be thankful when you save up to $3,000 per person. That's on top of our 50% off brochure fares plus included roundtrip airfare from Los Angeles!

Dawdlers beware: this offer ends November 17, 2018

WHAT'S INCLUDED IN YOUR VOYAGE

  • Roundtrip airfare from Los Angeles
  • Roundtrip airport/pier transfers
  • All shipboard meals in a choice of three venues, including 24-hour room service
  • Beverages, including beer and select wines and spirits
  • Onboard gratuities for room stewards and dining/bar staff
  • A day at our private islet, Motu Mahana
  • Access to our private beach in Bora Bora
  • Select watersports and use of snorkel gear

Applicable sailings:

TAHITI & THE SOCIETY ISLANDS (7 Nights)

Departs: Jan 5, 19, Feb 16, Mar 2, 30, Apr 27, 2019
Category E – Window Stateroom
From $4,544 (includes airfare from Los Angeles)

The perfect introduction—or reintroduction— to the picture-perfect charms of the South Pacific, this 7-night sojourn whisks you away to destinations that played muse for author James A. Michener, painter Paul Gauguin, and many more. Where will you find your inspiration? Vanilla-scented Taha’a? Rugged Moorea? Or perhaps even just watching the Technicolor sunset from your balcony onboard the m/s Paul Gauguin.

SOCIETY ISLANDS & TAHITI ITI (7 Nights)

May 18, June 1, July 27, 2019
Category E – Window Stateroom
From $5,294
(includes airfare from Los Angeles)

Big discoveries await you in “Little Tahiti” (Tahiti Iti), the smaller of the two landmasses that comprise the island of Tahiti. No other cruise line offers you the opportunity to explore this region of wild coastline, ancient petroglyphs and marae (temples), and pockets of authentic Polynesian culture. But because The Gauguin is owned by French Polynesia’s leading luxury hotel and cruise operator, we are the experts to the region, with resources no one else can match. Come sail the waters of French Polynesia that are our ship’s home, and let us give you an unparalleled, comprehensive view of the realTahiti. This brand-new itinerary also features Bora Bora, Moorea, Huahine, and our own private paradise off the coast of Taha’a.

 

2018 & 2019 Departures

Save 50% plus Included Airfare from Los Angeles

50% off standard cruise fares and included airfare from Los Angeles on all sailings aboard The Gauguin. Take advantage of this special offer on all our Tahiti, French Polynesia and the South Pacific voyages.

Limited time offer


Tahiti

Tahiti & the Society Islands
7-Nights | Departure Date: Dec 8, 15, 22 & 29, 2018, Jan 5, 12 & 19, Feb 9, 16 & 23, March 2 & 20, April 27, 2019

Prices starting from $3,995
Category F
Includes airfare from Los Angeles!

Discover your own island inspiration in the destination that enchanted painter Paul Gauguin, author James A. Michener, and countless others. In one wonderful week, you’ll explore the best of the South Pacific, with stops in lush Huahine, beautiful Bora Bora, and postcard-perfect Moorea. Once you’ve made these islands your home—even if just for a week—they’ll always be calling for you to return.

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Society Islands & Tahiti Iti
7-Nights | Departure Date: April 6, May 18, June 1 & July 27, Aug. 31, Oct 19, Dec 14, 2019

Prices starting from $5,945
Category F
Includes airfare from Los Angeles!

Big discoveries await you in “Little Tahiti” (Tahiti Iti), the smaller of the two landmasses that comprise the island of Tahiti. No other cruise line offers you the opportunity to explore this region of wild coastline, ancient petroglyphs and marae (temples), and pockets of authentic Polynesian culture. But because The Gauguin is owned by French Polynesia’s leading luxury hotel and cruise operator, we are the experts to the region, with resources no one else can match. Come sail the waters of French Polynesia that are our ship’s home, and let us give you an unparalleled, comprehensive view of the realTahiti. This brand-new itinerary also features Bora Bora, Moorea, Huahine, and our own private paradise off the coast of Taha’a.

Cook Islands

Cook Islands & Society Islands
11-Nights | Departure Date: March 9, June 15, August 3 & November 2, 2019

Prices starting from $6,145
Catagory F
Includes airfare from Los Angeles!

This 11-night odyssey showcases the region’s incredible diversity of scenery, from Aitutaki’s low-lying islands to the jagged peaks and deep valleys of fertile Rarotonga, which was simply called “Paradise” by the first European explorers. Continue to the Society Islands to delight in the South Pacific’s crown jewels—Bora Bora, Taha’a, Huahine, and Moorea.

Society Islands

Society Islands & Tuamotus
10-Nights | Departure Date: March 20, July 10, August 14, October 2, November 13, 2019

Prices starting from $5,845
Catagory F
Includes airfare from Los Angeles!

Beauty surrounds you on this 10-day sojourn, both on land and underwater. The Society Islands beckon with lush rainforests, crystal-clear lagoons, and warm breezes that encourage nothing but indulgent beachside lounging. Continue on to the Tuamotu Archipelago, a collection of low-lying atolls known the world ‘round for their vibrant underwater ecosystem.

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Marquesas, Tuamotus & Society Islands
14-Nights | Departure Date: Jan 26 & April 13 & Nov 23, 2019

Prices starting from $7,395
Catagory F
Includes airfare from Los Angeles!

Natural beauty is on display everywhere you look on this two-week journey through the Marquesas, Tuamotus, and the Society Islands. This itinerary offers plenty of time to explore at your own pace, from the pristine beaches and exceptional diving of the Tuamotu Archipelago to the Marquesas Islands of Fatu Hiva, Hiva Oa, Tahuata, and Nuku Hiva, all of which are as rich in culture as they are in rugged, natural beauty. Continue on to the picturesque Society Islands.

Paul Gauguin Cruises offers an extraordinary value in luxury cruising, thanks to their all-inclusive pricing. Spend more time enjoying your cruise vacation and less time worrying about every little detail when it’s all been taken care of—from gourmet dining to onboard gratuities, and so much more.

When you travel onboard The Gauguin, you’ll enjoy:

  • Roundtrip airfare from Los Angeles*
  • Roundtrip airport/pier transfers*
  • Spacious, oceanview accommodations where nearly 70 percent of staterooms and suites have private balconies
  • Intimate sailing experience, with only 332 guests and a crew-to-guest ratio of 1:1.5—among the highest at sea
  • All shipboard meals, in your choice of venues
  • Complimentary room service
  • Complimentary beverages, including select wines and spirits, beers, soft drinks, bottled water, and hot beverages served throughout the ship
  • In-room refrigerator replenished daily with soft drinks, beer, and bottled water
  • All shipboard entertainment, including our troupe of Polynesian performers and live music in the evenings
  • Presentations by onboard experts and guest hosts
  • Le Casino
  • La Palette lounge and disco
  • Onboard gratuities for room stewards, dining and bar staff
  • Luxurious onboard spa
  • Fitness center
  • Pool with poolside bar
  • Watersports, including complimentary kayaking, windsurfing, and paddleboarding from our marina or destination beaches
  • Use of our secluded, white-sand beach in Bora Bora with bar service, volleyball, and snorkeling (on select voyages)
  • A day on our private islet, Motu Mahana, off the coast of Taha’a, featuring snorkeling, watersports, a barbecue, full bar service, and Polynesian hospitality (on select voyages)
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To Experience the Best

  • Paul Gauguin Cruises was named “#1 Midsize-Ship Ocean Cruise Line” in Travel + Leisure’s 2016 World’s Best Awards
  • Condé Nast Traveler recognized Paul Gauguin Cruises as “#2 Top Small Cruise Line” in the Reader's Choice Awards 2016
  • The Gauguin is the longest continually sailing luxury cruise ship in the South Pacific

It’s a More Intimate Voyage

  • Our small ship was designed to be sleek and nimble, providing unmatched, up-close views of some of French Polynesia and the South Pacific
  • Our award-winning Polynesian hospitality embodies warmth and exquisite attention to detail, delivering the type of personalized, luxurious experience you deserve

Exclusive Retreats

  • Enjoy complimentary access to Paul Gauguin Cruises private beaches in Taha'a (Motu Mahana) and Bora Bora on French Polynesia itineraries.

Signature Programs on The Gauguin

  • Les Gauguines and Les Gauguins, our troupe of Polynesian hosts, accompany every sailing, providing unique live entertainment and hosting activities, bringing Polynesian culture to life on board
  • Through our new partnership with WCS, you will have the opportunity to engage in two programs when you join us on board: Wildlife Discovery Series: Learn about marine wildlife and habitats when some of the world’s most interesting scientists, oceanographers, and conservationists. Stewards of Nature: This experiential, hands-on educational program inspires children (ages 7-17) and their families to value nature and explore the local environment. 
  • Enjoy opportunities to experience the world aquatic with complimentary watersports provided by the ship’s onboard marina or during visits to destination beaches. The Gauguin is one of the only luxury ship in French Polynesia to offer PADI SCUBA diving programs

Owned by Pacific Beachcomber S.C., the leader in French Polynesia luxury destination resorts, Paul Gauguin Cruises operates the award-winning luxury cruise ship the m/s Paul Gauguin, which provides an exceptional cruise experience tailored to the unparalleled wonders of Tahiti, the South Pacific, and Fiji.

Launched in 1998, the renowned, 5+-star m/s Paul Gauguin was built specifically to sail the waters of Tahiti, French Polynesia, and the South Pacific and is the longest continually operating year-round luxury cruise ship in this enchanting destination. No other luxury ship in history has offered this level of single-destination focus and expertise on a year-round basis for such an extended period of time.

With more than 25 years of experience in the French Polynesian tourism market, Pacific Beachcomber is the country's largest luxury hotel and cruise operator in the region. In addition to The Gauguin, Pacific Beachcomber operates seven award-winning hotels and is committed towards achieving environmental and social sustainability.  Most recently, Pacific Beachcomber opened The Brando, an award-winning luxury eco-resort on the private island of Tetiaroa, on July 1, 2014.

  • All oceanview accommodations, nearly 70% with balconies, measuring from 200 to 500 sq. ft., including balcony
  • Butler service, in-suite bar setup, and iPod® music system in suite/stateroom category B and above
  • A choice of three dining venues
  • Complimentary 24-hour room service, including selections from L’Etoile restaurant during regular dining hours
  • Complimentary beverages, including select wines and spirits, beer, soft drinks, bottled water, and hot beverages
  • Onboard gratuities for room stewards, dining and bar staff
  • Full entertainment program including Polynesian artists, musical entertainment, a pianist, and a professionally operated casino with slot machines
  • Spa and beauty services, including hand and foot treatments, body treatments, facials, and spa programs
  • Optional PADI SCUBA diving program and certification
  • Watersports marina for complimentary kayaking, windsurfing, and paddleboarding, and Zodiacs® for optional dive excursions
  • A day at Motu Mahana, Paul Gauguin Cruises’ exclusive retreat off the coast of Taha’a, featuring Polynesian hospitality, snorkeling, watersports, bar service, and a delicious feast
  • Access to the luxury cruise line's exclusive, private beach located on a motu off the coast of Bora Bora, which offers an idyllic white-sand beach, excellent snorkeling, and bar service on French Polynesia itineraries
  • Fully-equipped fitness center
  • Presentations by local naturalists and a variety of special guests
  • Spacious outdoor decks and pool
  • La Boutique duty-free shop
  • Book and DVD library (open 24 hours a day)
  • Wi-Fi hot spots throughout the ship to cover most suites/staterooms and common areas, as well as guest-accessible computers, available 24 hours a day for a nominal fee
  • Laundry and dry cleaning services available
  • Certified medical services
  • 166 suites/staterooms on Decks 3-8, including one wheelchair-accessible stateroom and select staterooms that can accommodate three guests

For more details or to book, call a tripcentral.ca Cruise Vacation Expert at 1-877-230-8747 | Limited Time!

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Canadian Resident Offer terms: Offer is valid for residents of Canada only. All fares are in US dollars, per person, based on double occupancy in the lowest category stateroom, and reflect promotional savings, are for new bookings only, are subject to availability, and must be booked by November 17, 2018. Offer may be combined with applicable 3rd guest in stateroom offer but may not be combinable with other offers. Taxes and port charges included. Additional terms and conditions may apply.
50% Off Offer terms: Prices are per person, double occupancy, and include 50% off standard cruise fares. Single supplement pricing is available upon request. Economy Class airfare from Los Angeles is included; air add-ons from home city are available on request. Air credit for non-use of this promotion is $1,600. Port, security, and handling fees of $149 per person are additional. Pricing for the third guest in the same stateroom is as follows: 17 years old and under, FREE; 18 years of age and older, $125 per night. Third guest is cruise-only; air and taxes are additional. For more details call a tripcentral.ca Cruise Expert at 1-877-230-8747.