Welcome to Paul Gauguin Cruises

Thank you for your interest in learning more about our award-winning cruise line. Paul Gauguin Cruises offers luxurious, small-ship cruising in Tahiti, French Polynesia, Fiji and the South Pacific. The m/s Paul Gauguin provides an up-close, authentic experience of this destination. The welcoming, hospitable spirit of these islands is infused with South Seas exclusives on each voyage. Enjoy the ultimate in quality, luxury, service, and signature all-inclusive value when you sail with us.

We've put together a few examples of some things you can do that are unique to Paul Gauguin Cruises:

Experience the best beach party ever on Motu Mahana

Have you ever been to your own private island? Enjoy an unforgettable day of watersports, Polynesian activities, a sumptuous barbecue feast, and cocktails from full and floating bars at our exclusive Motu Mahana.

Prepare to indulge in some of the most memorable meals of your life

Savor culinary creations at three distinct and exquisite dining venues, including signature dishes by world-renowned Chef Jean-Pierre Vigato. On top of that, we offer 24-hour room service. Dining is an art with Paul Gauguin Cruises and truly something special.

Try your hand at stand-up paddleboarding

Our specially designed watersports platform turns the ship into your headquarters for all kinds of adventures on the water. Launch a paddleboard, embark on a diving excursion or take a kayak for a turn around the lagoon—all from our retractable watersports marina.

Hop on stage and learn to do an authentic Tahitian dance

Dance like a local! With Les Gauguines and Les Gauguines acting as your own troupe of Tahitian hosts and entertainers, the spirit of Polynesia comes to life in a way that will make you want to do more than just observe, you’ll want to actively take part.