PAUL GAUGUIN Cruises converts your transfer into a restful stopover as you enjoy a relaxing day in a pleasant and comfortable setting.


In the morning, you may stay on-board and enjoy the ship facilities. Please note that check-out of your cabin is after breakfast.

Lunch on-board.

After disembarkation procedures are completed, you will be greeted at the port by a local representative.You will depart the pier by coach to explore the natural beauties of Papeete.

You will proceed first to Venus Point at Matavai Bay. A Victorian-era lighthouse and monument commemorate 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.

Then proceed to the Taharaa lookout known as One Tree Hill. It offers panoramic views over the island. You will join the market of Papeete. You will have free time to stroll between the stalls and do some shopping. Your sightseeing tour will end at the hotel Intercontinental Resort Tahiti 4*.

Upon arrival, you will complete the check-in formalities for your room.

The hotel Intercontinental Resort Tahiti offers all comfort to relax in your room, by its two freshwater swimming pools or its exotic gardens.

Your room will be available until 7.00p.m.

Dinner is on your own.

In the late afternoon, you will be transferred to the International airport of Fa’a in time for check-in for the PAUL GAUGUIN Cruises selected flight.

Your hotel:

Located by a blue lagoon, the hotel Intercontinental Resort Tahiti is the ideal base to combine relaxation and discovery of Papeete. You will have access to all the infrastructures of the hotel: the two freshwater swimming pools, the overwater restaurant, as well as the Spa and the diving Center, both available on a supplement basis.

Upgraded rooms are also available depending on availability and on a supplement basis. Contact your travel professional for further detail.

Your programme includes:

  • 1 day-use Garden view room from 3.00p.m. to 7.00p.m., at the hotel Intercontinental Resort Tahiti 4*, local standards (or similar).
  • Visits and transfers as mentioned in the programme.
  • Services of our local representative.
  • Accommodation tax.

Your programme does not include:

  • The availability of your room outside the hours mentioned above.
  • Dinner.
  • Tips for the driver and the guide.
  • Personal expenses.
  • Other services not mentioned in the programme.

Please note:

  • The check-out time at the hotel Intercontinental Resort Tahiti is at 7.00p.m.

Contacts of your hotel:

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

To know your PAUL GAUGUIN flight schedule, please contact your travel agent; it is also indicated on your electronic ticket included in your travel documents.