Aranui cruise - A unique journey

Known as the ‘Freighter to Paradise’, the Aranui is surely one of the most unique and unforgettable journeys in the world. A cruise unlike any other, the Aranui is a cargo vessel, which carries supplies – and a limited number of passengers – to the most remote group of islands on earth – the wild and mystical Marquesas !

The 12 day round-trip voyage begins and ends in Papeete and makes its first stop in the small atoll of Fakarava in the Tuamotu Islands before continuing on to the far-flung Marquesas. The return journey includes a sojourn in Rangiroa, one of the world's laregst lagoons.  The enchanting Marquesas Islands are so remote that the Aranui is their lifeline to the outside world – the ship visits all six inhabited islands in the archipelago, delivering supplies and picking up copra, dried coconut and noni fruit. Visitors are very rare, but very welcome in this part of the world – you will be warmly greeted by the friendly locals on each island who await the Aranui’s arrival with anticipation.

Prices from £6,495 per person, based on 2 people sharing a Deluxe Cabin for the 12-night cruise including all meals (onboard and in local restaurants), wine, water and most activities (excluding scuba-diving and horse-riding), one night pre-cruise at the InterContinental Resort Tahiti with transfers and international flights from the UK.

Turquoise Holidays - Aranui cruise, a unique journey

Cruise

EN-Cruise
Brought to you by TURQUOISE HOLIDAYS
from GBP
6,495

This vacation package includes

  • Standard Cabin for the 11-night cruise
  • All meals
  • Activities
  • One night pre- and post-cruise in a Garden Room at the InterContinental Resort Tahiti (room only),
  • International flights and transfers

Islands included in this package

Les Marquises
Tahiti

Hotels included in this package

InterContinental Tahiti Resort & Spa

Contact us directly to find out more about this package

This field is required
This field is required
This field is required
This field is required
{{country.name}}
This field is required
This field is required
{{value}}
Day is required
{{value}}
Month is required
{{value}}
Year is required
This field is required
This field is required
The message must be less than 300 digits long
I agree to receive Air Tahiti Nui promotions by email

Give us a call

Would you prefer to talk directly on the phone to one of our travel specialists ?

+01494 678 400

Terms and conditions

Valid for travel until March 2023

Other offers from TURQUOISE HOLIDAYS you might like