Turn your transfer into a respite and enjoy a relaxing day in a beautiful resort setting with Paul Gauguin Cruises’ Day Room Program.


Enjoy breakfast aboard Le Paul Gauguin before checking out. After check-out, you may stay on board and relax before having lunch and disembarking early afternoon.

A local representative will greet you at the pier and you will depart by coach on an island exploration.

First stop: Venus Point on Matavai Bay. Here you will see a Victorian-era lighthouse and monument commemorating the passage of Captain James Cook who came to observe the transit of Venus in 1769 as part of his work for the Royal Society.

Next, you will visit the lookout at Taharaa known as One Tree Hill. Take in panoramic views of the island and beyond. Finally, you will be able to enjoy some free time at the Papeete Market and pick up any souvenirs and island favorites you may have forgotten during your journey through the islands.

The tour will end at the InterContinental Tahiti Resort & Spa, where you will check in to your Day Room upon arrival. Enjoy a leisurely afternoon/evening relaxing in your room or taking advantage of two freshwater swimming pools and a beach.

Dinner is on your own. You will transfer to the Faa’a International Airport in the late afternoon, and check-in for your Paul Gauguin Cruises’ selected flight or any other flight (provided that you have previously communicated your flight schedule to your travel agent).

The resort:

Located on a vibrant blue lagoon, the InterContinental Tahiti Resort & Spa is the ideal base to relax as you transition from the ship to the airport. You will have access to all hotel amenities including two freshwater swimming pools, a beach, and an overwater restaurant. If time and availability allow, there is also a spa and a dive center at additional cost.

This program includes the accommodation in Garden View Room at the InterContinental Tahiti Resort & Spa. Ocean View Rooms and Lagoon Overwater Bungalows are also available depending on availability and on a supplement basis. Contact your travel professional for further detail.

Your program includes:

  • 1 day-use Garden View room from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m., at the InterContinental Tahiti Resort & Spa 4*, local standards (or similar).
  • Transfer from the ship to the hotel, with an island tour in between.
  • Transfer from the resort to the airport.
  • The assistance of an English-speaking representative.
  • Accommodation tax.

Your program does not include:

  • Meals at the resort.
  • Tips for the driver and the guide.
  • Personal expenses (beverages, meals at the resort, etc.).
  • Any other services not mentioned in the “included” list.

Please note:

  • The check-out time at the hotel InterContinental Tahiti Resort & Spa is at 8 p.m.

Resort Contact Information:

InterContinental Tahiti Resort & Spa
PK7, Fa’a’a 98702
Polynésie française
Telephone number: +689 4086 5110

To check your Paul Gauguin Cruises’ flight schedule, please contact your travel agent; it is also indicated on your electronic ticket which is included in your travel documents.