PAUL GAUGUIN CRUISES ANNOUNCES 2020 VOYAGES IN TAHITI, FRENCH POLYNESIA & THE SOUTH PACIFIC PLUS A RETURN TO FIJI AND BALI
28 November 2018
Paul Gauguin Cruises, operator of the highest-rated and longest continually sailing luxury cruise ship in the South Pacific, the m/s Paul Gauguin, has announced details of its 2020 voyages, which feature popular favourites along with an exotic 16-night Fiji to Bali itinerary, and 12- and 13-night Fiji, Tonga, Cook & Society Islands sailings.
The 16-night Fiji to Bali voyage departs 11th April 2020, from Lautoka, Fiji, and after a sea day visits Espiritu Santo, Vanuatu; At Sea; Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands; At Sea; Samarai Island, Papua New Guinea; Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea; At Sea; Thursday Island, Australia; At Sea (two days); Dili, Timor-Leste; At Sea; Komodo Island, Indonesia; and Benoa, Bali, Indonesia.
In 2020, the Paul Gauguin will also be showcasing its more sought-after itineraries: the seven-night Tahiti & the Society Islands; the seven-night Society Islands & Tahiti Iti; the ten-night Society Islands & Tuamotus; the 11-night Cook Islands & Society Islands; and the 14-night Marquesas, Tuamotus & Society Islands.
The Paul Gauguin returns to the tropical wonderland of Fiji on two voyages that also feature Tonga, the Cook Islands, and the Society Islands. Blessed with blue skies, high mountains, lush vegetation, ivory beaches and shimmering azure waters, Fiji is the very picture of paradise. The 13-night voyage departs Papeete, Tahiti, on 28th March 2020 and visits: Moorea, Society Islands; Taha’a (Motu Mahana), Society Islands; Bora Bora, Society Islands (overnight); At Sea; Aitutaki, Cook Islands; At Sea (two days); Vava’u, Tonga; At Sea; Savusavu, Vanua Levu, Fiji; Suva, Viti Levu, Fiji; Beqa Island, Fiji; and Lautoka, Viti Levu, Fiji. The 12-night reverse itinerary departs 6th June 2020, and calls at the same ports apart from Beqa Island, Fiji.
Designed specifically to sail the pristine lagoons of these islands, the Paul Gauguin provides an up-close, authentic experience of the South Seas and offers an elegant yet casual ambiance with luxurious accommodations, gourmet dining, trademark Polynesian hospitality and extraordinary all-inclusive value. Guests also receive complimentary access to Paul Gauguin Cruises’ two exclusive retreats. Off the coast of Taha’a lies the islet of Motu Mahana where guests can enjoy a day of watersports, Polynesian activities, a sumptuous barbecue feast and cocktails from full and floating bars. In Bora Bora, guests can relax on a private, white-sand beach and enjoy refreshments, a game of volleyball and snorkelling in crystal-clear waters.
2020 cruise only fares start from £4,137 per person based on the 4th and 11th January sailings. All voyages include round trip airfare between Los Angeles and Papeete. For reservations call Paul Gauguin Cruises on 020 7399 7691 or visit www.pgcruises.com