Paul Gauguin to explore Fiji, Cook Islands and Tonga in 2022

65 departures on the longest continually-sailing cruise ship in the South Pacific

Paul Gauguin Cruises has unveiled its 2022 schedule of 65 sailings through the waters of Tahiti, French Polynesia, Fiji, and the South Pacific.

The MS Paul Gauguin will showcase its most popular itineraries in 2022: the seven-night Tahiti & the Society Islands, 10-night Society Islands & Tuamotus, 11-night Cook Islands & Society Islands, and 14-night Marquesas, Tuamotus & Society Islands.

Fiji dance | source: Paul Gaugin Cruises

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The Gauguin will also be returning to Fiji in 2022, offering 12-night and 13-night Fiji, Tonga, Cook & Society Islands itineraries. These voyages follow in the wake of explorers, encompassing the exquisite Society Islands, home waters of The Gauguin, and the Cook Islands with its unique culture and exquisite lagoons.

Other highlights include sailing across the International Date Line, a rare visit to the Kingdom of Tonga, and the paradisiacal Fijian islands.

Pool deck aboard MS Paul Gaugin | Bora Bora
Paul Gaugin Cruises’ 13-day Society Islands, Cook Islands, Tonga & Fiji voyage, departing 24 September 2022

Ports of call on the voyages are Papeete, Tahiti; Moorea, Society Islands; Taha’a (Motu Mahana), Society Islands; Bora Bora, Society Islands; Aitutaki, Cook Islands; Vava’u, Tonga; Savusavu, Vanua Levu, Fiji; Suva, Viti Levu, Fiji; Beqa Island, Fiji (13-night sailing only); and Lautoka, Viti Levu, Fiji.

Designed specifically to sail the lagoons of these islands, The Gauguin provides an up-close, authentic experience of the South Seas.

In November 2019, Paul Gaugin Cruises and parent company Ponant announced details of up to three new ships for the luxury South Pacific cruise specialist. The first two firm orders were initially due for delivery in 2022.

Pool deck aboard MS Paul Gaugin | Bora Bora

This newly released South Pacific program, operated wholly by MS Paul Gaugin, suggests there may be a delivery delay for the new vessels, or a potential move into new waters beyond the South Pacific for the cruise line.

More info on the 2022 program at

Lead image: MS Paul Gauguin Cruises, Mo’orea, French Polynesia

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