CruiseAlong is your Paul Gauguin cruise specialist

CruiseAlong is Australia's Most Experienced Cruise Agent
Specialising in Paul Gauguin Luxury Small Ship Cruises

Lance Mumby of Cruise Along is a Paul Gauguin Specialist.

Why book your next Paul Gauguin Cruise with CruiseAlong?

Book with an Experienced Cruise Agent & Receive Exclusive Bonuses

With 46 years of experience as an Australian Travel Agent, Lance Mumby of CruiseAlong is your trusted agent for all things cruise. Lance is a Top CLIA Travel Agent, certified member of AFTA, twice Travel Agent of the Year Finalist, twice Consultant of the Year Finalist, and offers a full-service travel agency from itinerary planning and flights, hotels & transfers, through to helping you plan your dream honeymoon.

Lance has over 10 years of experience as a Paul Gauguin agent, as well as personal experience on board Paul Gauguin ships escorting small groups of clients in Tahiti. He is a Paul Gauguin Pearls Certified Agent, a Luxury and Expedition Voyage Specialist graduate of the Conde Nast Traveller Institute, and knows all the ins and outs of Paul Gauguin cruises.

Booking your Paul Gauguin cruise with CruiseAlong means you not only get the advice and assistance of a Paul Gauguin specialist, but you also receive special bonuses not available anywhere else! CruiseAlong can offer you Paul Gauguin booking bonuses, exclusive CruiseAlong added bonuses, and no single supplement on select voyages.

Get in touch with CruiseAlong today. Simply fill out the form below or contact Lance directly on 1-300-662-002 or at

Discover the South Pacific with Paul Gauguin

World's best luxury Tahiti, French Polynesia, Fiji & South Pacific cruises

Discover a breathtaking destination with a Polynesia specialist! Paul Gauguin Cruises is part of the Ponant Family and have been navigating the seas of French Polynesia and the South Pacific for over 20 years.

An intimate vessel, Le Paul Gauguin – renovation completed in March 2021 – has been specially designed to sail as close as possible to the superb lagoons and secret coves that you will visit as part of their carefully crafted itineraries. Le Paul Gauguin has just 166 sea-view staterooms for an intimate atmosphere, with decor celebrating Polynesian culture. 

At each stop, Paul Gauguin destination specialists and experts offer a variety of activities: scuba diving, water sports and excursions on land. Their all-inclusive package, impeccable service, sophisticated and refined cuisine, relaxation areas and spacious staterooms and suites all help to make your cruise unforgettable. 

Relaxing on the Beach - image courtesy of Paul Gauguin.



Paul Gauguin at a Glance

Everything you need to know

Le Paul Gauguin - image courtesy of Paul Gauguin.


  • Built in 1998 by Chantiers de l’Atlantique in France
  • Renovation completed in March 2021
  • Length: 156 m
  • Width: 22 m
  • Passengers: 332
  • Crew members: 217
  • Passenger decks: 7
  • Staterooms and suites: 166 (70% with private balconies)
  • Tonnage: 19,200 tonnes
  • Speed: 18 knots
  • Drive: diesel-electric

Paul Gauguin Demographic - image courtesy of Paul Gauguin.


  • Honeymooners & Anniversary celebrants
  • Active travellers including divers, hikers, and water sports enthusiasts
  • Families with older children
  • People who have been saving for a dream vacation
  • International guests

Paul Gauguin Destinations - image courtesy of Paul Gauguin.


Paul Gauguin Cruises are the Polynesia specialists and travel to the below islands year round:

  • Tahiti & the Society Islands
  • The Tuamotus
  • The Marquesas Islands
  • Cook Islands
  • Fiji
  • Tonga


Paul Gauguin Inclusions - image courtesy of Paul Gauguin.


  • All-inclusive fares – now in Australian Dollars
  • All meals, including multiple dining options & complimentary room service
  • Complimentary beverages including select wines & spirits, soft drinks, bottled water & hot beverages (premium beverages available at an additional cost)
  • Gratuities for onboard staff (excludes tips for Boutique & Spa staff, local guides and drivers)
  • Complimentary unlimited Wi-Fi
  • Butler service & in-room bar for category B staterooms & above
  • Access to private beach on Bora Bora & private islet in Motu Mahana
  • Classic non-motorised water sports (excluding scuba diving)
  • Moana Explorer Program: Complimentary program for children aged 7-15 years, includes naturalist-led island and beach excursions, science activities, crafts, games, and other adventures (available on selected cruises only)

Paul Gauguin Ship Facilities - image courtesy of Paul Gauguin.


  • Sleeps no more than 332 guests
  • 166 staterooms & suites measuring between 18 sqm to 54 sqm (including balconies and verandas)
  • 1:1.5 crew per guest ratio
  • Three restaurants & four bars/lounges
  • Deep Nature Spa by Algotherm & Fitness Centre
  • Swimming Pool, Pool Bar & Sun Decks
  • Marina platform with access to kayaks, stand up paddle boards and snorkelling equipment
  • SCUBA Diving Program, Diving Instructor & Excursions (optional, surcharge applies)
  • Laundry & Internet Packages available - charges apply
  • Medical Centre, Promenade, La Boutique (Shop), Fare Tahiti (Polynesian art display), Reception, Excursions & Dive Desk
  • Advanced environmental system upgrades; with both water treatment and energy savings


Paul Gauguin Accommodation - image courtesy of Paul Gauguin.


  • All staterooms & suites have an ocean view, 70% with private balconies or verandas
  • Queen-size beds or two (twin) single beds, selected staterooms & suites have a king-size bed
  • Bathrooms with a combined full-size bathtub & shower (except eight staterooms with a shower only)
  • Algotherm toiletries, bathrobes, slippers & hair dryer
  • Flat-screen TV, CD/DVD player
  • In-room small refrigerator with complimentary soft drinks, bottled water & beer, fruit provided upon arrival
  • Personal Safe
  • 24-hour room service (selected menu)

Paul Gauguin Dining - image courtesy of Paul Gauguin.


  • L’Etoile: Dinner only with open seating. Serves gourmet à la carte cuisine
  • La Veranda: Breakfast & lunch buffets or à la carte menu with both indoor & outdoor dining, reservations required for dinner which offers a gourmet menu & signature dishes from Michelinstarred Chef, Jean-Pierre Vigato
  • Le Grill: Al fresco breakfast & lunch buffets with limited à la carte menu, reservations required for dinner which offers a fixed Polynesian menu with some options

Paul Gauguin Entertainment - image courtesy of Paul Gauguin.


  • The Gauguines & Gauguins are your Polynesian hosts, sharing their Polynesian culture with you on board throughout your cruise
  • Local entertainment featuring Polynesian dances & songs
  • Crew showcase their amazing hidden talents
  • Le Grand Salon: When the sun goes down at sea, Le Grand Salon comes alive with spectacular performances
  • Depending on the cruise, lectures and performances from special guests which may include Marine Biologists, Anthropologists, Musicians, etc.
  • Evening dance parties & film screenings
  • Live music in the lounges performed by singers and/or pianist
  • Digital museum with works of artist Paul Gauguin on display

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