Paul Gaugin Ship

Paul Gauguin Cruises

DREAM IN BLUE SALE

Earn up to $500 per stateroom shipboard credit, with reduced deposit
on select luxury voyages to paradise!

The color blue is associated with depth and stability; it’s the color of the sea and the heavens. In French Polynesia, you can look out and see infinite shades of blue. Paul Guaguin Cruises dream is to share this with you.

Book by July 31, 2019, to discover your favorite shade of blue!

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


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Society Islands & Tahiti Iti
7-Nights | Departure Date: Jan 4, Feb 8 & 29, 2020

Prices starting from $5,095
Category F - Port Hole Stateroom
Includes airfare from Los Angeles and San Francisco

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.

Other categories available, please inquire with a tripcentral.ca agent.

Tahiti

Tahiti & the Society Islands
7-Nights | Departure Date: Jan 11, Feb 15 & 22, 2020

Prices starting from $5,095
Category F - Porthole Stateroom
Includes airfare from Los Angeles and San Francisco!

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.

Other categories available, please inquire with a tripcentral.ca agent.

Cook Islands

Cook Islands & Society Islands
11-Nights | Departure Date: Jan 18 & Mar 7, 2020

Prices starting from $6,695
Catagory E - Window Stateroom
Includes airfare from Los Angeles and San Francisco!

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.

Other categories available, please inquire with a tripcentral.ca agent.

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 or San Francisco*
  • 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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This promotion is for new bookings only, is subject to availability, must be booked by July 31, 2019, and requested at time of booking. Non-balcony staterooms (E-F categories) receive $150 per person shipboard credit, balcony staterooms and suites (OS-D categories) receive $250 per person shipboard credit. Reduced-rate deposit of $250 per person is refundable less a $100 administration fee. Roundtrip Economy Class airfare from LAX or SFO is included, but based on availability in class of service. Air credit for non-use of this promotion is $1,700 - $1,900. Air add-ons from home city to LAX or SFO are available upon request. Port, security, and handling fees of $159 - $235 per person are additional. Offer may be or may not be combinable with other offers and can be discontinued at any time. Additional terms and conditions may apply. Call for details. Ship’s registry: Bahamas. 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. Additional terms and conditions may apply. For more details call a tripcentral.ca Cruise Expert at 1-877-230-8747.