Paul Gauguin Cruises has announced its 2016 deployment that features a new 7-night Tahiti, the Society Islands and Tuamotus itinerary and an 11-night Society Islands and Tuamotus voyage on The Gauguin, as well as a new 7-night Roundtrip Athens, Greece, sailing and 7-night Roundtrip Philipsburg, St. Maarten, voyage on The Moana.
New for 2016 on The Gauguin is a 7-night Tahiti, the Society Islands and Tuamotus voyage that adds the Tuamotus archipelago to the line’s Polynesian itinerary with visits to Papeete, Tahiti; Huahine, Society Islands; Fakarava, Tuamotus; Rangiroa, Tuamotus; Taha’a (Motu Mahana), Society Islands; Bora Bora, Society Islands; Moorea, Society Islands; and Papeete, Tahiti.
The Gauguin is also offering a new 11-night Society Islands & Tuamotus sailing featuring a second full day on Motu Mahana. Ports include: Papeete, Tahiti; Huahine, Society Islands; Taha’a (Motu Mahana), Society Islands; Bora Bora, Society Islands (overnight); Rangiroa, Tuamotus; Fakarava, Tuamotus; Taha’a (Motu Mahana), Society Islands; Moorea, Society Islands (overnight); and Papeete, Tahiti (overnight).
The Gauguin will also be featuring 7-night Tahiti and the Society Islands; 10-night Society Islands and Tuamotus; 11-night Cook Islands and Society Islands; and 14-night Marquesas, Tuamotus & Society Islands, which all feature complimentary access to Paul Gauguin Cruises’ two exclusive retreats, Motu Mahana and a private beach in Bora Bora.
The Moana will again offer sailings in Europe during spring, summer, and fall, along with cruises in the Caribbean and Latin America during the fall and winter.
Two 14-night transatlantic crossings are available between Philipsburg, St. Maarten, and Lisbon, Portugal.
European voyages showcase southern Europe.
The Moana’s 7-night Barcelona, Spain, to Lisbon, Portugal, itinerary also features several new ports including Valencia, Cartagena, and Malaga, Spain. The ship also visits Cádiz, Spain; Gibraltar, United Kingdom; and Portimão and Lisbon, Portugal.
The Moana offers a new highlight on its 7-night Rome, Italy, to Barcelona, Spain, itinerary—a port call at Livorno for excursions to Florence, Italy. The voyage, which departs August 27, 2016, also visits Monte Carlo, Monaco; Nice, France; Cannes, France; Cassis, France; Sète, France; and Barcelona, Spain.
In the Caribbean, The Moana introduces a new, 7-night “Yachtsman’s Paradise” voyage sailing Roundtrip Philipsburg, St. Maarten.
In Latin America, The Moana features an 8-night Colón, Panama, to Philipsburg, St. Maarten, voyage visiting Colón, Panama; Cartagena, Colombia; Oranjestad, Aruba; Les Saintes, F.W.I.; and Philipsburg, St. Maarten, and departing March 11, 2016.
The 14-night Philipsburg, St. Maarten, to Puerto, Caldero, Costa Rica, voyage departs December 3, 2016 and includes a Panama Canal evening transit.
The Moana’s 7-night Roundtrip Puerto Caldera, Costa Rica, voyages visits Isla Parida, Panama, along with the Costa Rican ports of Granito de Oro, Isla de Coiba, Casa Orquideas, Casa Saladero, Drake Bay, Quepos, Curú, and Puerto Caldera, with holiday departures December 23 and 30, 2016.