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Cruising Tahiti & French Polynesia

January 26, 2021 - February 5, 2021

FROM $6,995 PER PERSON BASED ON DOUBLE OCCUPANCY. Airfare included from select cities.

Special guests or host TBD

Join us for a uniquely designed nine-night voyage to the paradisal islands and motus of French Polynesia. Sail for seven nights aboard the Five-Star, 74-stateroom WIND SPIRIT and enjoy unmatched small-ship sailing amidst the emerald green peaks, chalk-white atolls and beryl-blue lagoons of the Society Islands. Explore the South Pacific’s unique history, culture and topography on Tahiti, Mo’orea, Bora Bora, Taha’a, Ra’iatea and Huahine. Snorkel or swim with stingrays, lagoon sharks and exotic fish, and enjoy cultural enrichments, including visits to ancient marae, a vanilla plantation and a black pearl farm.

This exceptional itinerary also includes two nights (air schedules permitting) in the Five-Star INTERCONTINENTAL TAHITI RESORT AND SPA in enchanting Pape’ete, round-trip air from Los Angeles, all onboard gratuities, complimentary alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages throughout the cruise, complimentary watersports and an exclusive excursion on each island.

Post-Program Option in a deluxe seaside resort on Mo’orea is offered.

Call (615) 322-3673 or contact us to learn more and register.

  • Round-trip Air Tahiti Nui flight Los Angeles/Pape’ete is included.
  • Two nights (air schedules permitting) in the Five‑Star InterContinental Tahiti Resort and Spa.
  • Breakfast each morning.
  • Welcome Reception in the hotel.
  • Tour of Tahiti’s west coast featuring visits to the sacred Arahurahu Marae and the Spring Garden of Vaipahi.
  • Excursion on the east coast of Tahiti, featuring the well‑preserved James Norman Hall Museum and the Point Venus lighthouse.
  • Day-room accommodations in the InterContinental Tahiti Resort and Spa on Day 10.
  • Chartered, Five-Star, Small Sailing Ship Wind Spirit.
  • Seven-night cruise round trip Pape’ete, Tahiti, with port calls at the Society Islands of Mo’orea, Ra’iatea, Taha’a, Bora Bora and Huahine.
  • Five-Star, ocean-view accommodations.
  • Captain’s Welcome and Farewell Receptions.
  • Complimentary alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages available throughout the cruise.
  • All meals aboard ship.
  • Tour of Mo’orea, the tropical paradise said to have inspired James Michener’s mythical Bali Ha’i, including magnificent views from Belvedere Point.
  • Visit to the Atitia Outreach Center on Mo’orea to learn more about French Polynesia’s unique ecosystem.
  • Excursion on Ra’iatea, a cradle of early French Polynesian culture, a favorite destination of Captain Cook and home to UNESCO World Heritage‑designated Taputapuatea.
  • Visit to a vanilla plantation and a black pearl farm on Taha’a and enjoy a barbecue lunch on a private motu.
  • Panoramic tour on idyllic Bora Bora, featuring the site of its largest temple.
  • Traditional French Polynesian dinner on a private motu of Bora Bora.
  • Optional Bora Bora Shark and Ray Lagoon Cruise excursion.**
  • Demonstration of dyeing the traditional French Polynesian pareo and tasting of local fruits on Bora Bora.
  • Excursion on Huahine to experience the cultural treasures of ancient French Polynesians.
  • Transfers and luggage handling is included if you booked your air tickets through Gohagan & Company on the program travel dates.
  • Experienced, English-speaking local guides for included excursions.
  • Complimentary bottled water in the hotel, aboard ship and on included excursions.
  • Gratuities to shipboard personnel and to local guides and drivers on included excursions and transfers.
  • Hospitality desk aboard ship and in the hotel.
  • Experienced Travel Directors at your service.