The Paul Gauguin Cruises Experience

World’s Best Luxury Tahiti, French Polynesia, Fiji and South Pacific Cruises

Paul Gauguin Cruises operates the award-winning luxury small-ship the

m/s Paul Gauguin, providing an exceptional cruise experience. Discover the difference of cruising with purpose and allow us to introduce you to authentic Polynesia.

Take the trip of a lifetime with the help of your Paul Gauguin Cruises Specialist. We provide you with our exclusive benefits so you can travel with ease knowing every detail has been planned with your best interest in mind.

Global Expertise

We’ve traveled around the globe, and we want to use our expertise to help you create the perfect cruise.

Shipboard Credit

We’ll make your adventure even more marvelous with credit you can spend on excursions, massages, and more.

Peace of Mind

Spend every minute of your voyage in relaxed bliss – we’ll take care of every detail so you don’t have to.

M/s Paul Gauguin

Designed specifically to glide in luxury through the shallow seas of the South Pacific, m/s Paul Gauguin is a small-ship cruiser’s dream. She delivers travelers to intimate ports inaccessible to larger cruise ships, all the while providing a travel experience that is nothing short of luxurious.


Can cruising be more environmentally responsible?

At MSC Cruises we believe it can be. From introducing the cleanest marine fuel available on our latest ships to our state-of-the-art water treatment facilities, we’re putting environmental responsibility at the heart of everything we do. To preserve the sea we call home, and change cruising for good.

Our new cruise ships are pushing the boundaries of what’s possible at sea. From cleaner technologies to innovative restaurant concepts, our growing fleet is a statement of our commitment to the future of this planet

Discover the Future of Cruising with MSC Cruises

Life OnBoard

With Paul Gauguin Cruises, the Tahiti you’ve always dreamed of is within reach. Experience award-winning luxury and service on a once-in-a-lifetime trip. Revel in all-inclusive year-round cruises. Sit back and relax while the destination experts bring Tahiti to life.

Delightful Accommodations

All ocean view accommodations, nearly 70% with balconies, measuring from 200 to 534 sq. ft., including balcony.

Attentive Service

Complimentary 24-hour room service, including selections from L’Etoile restaurant during regular dining hours.

All Complimentary

Complimentary beverages, including select wines and spirits, beer, soft drinks, bottled water, and hot beverages.

Your Private Paradise

A day at Motu Mahana, Paul Gauguin Cruises’ exclusive retreat off the coast of Taha’a, featuring Polynesian hospitality, snorkeling, water sports, bar service, and a delicious feast.