Experience paradise on Earth as you cruise the idyllic islands and motus of French Polynesia. Formed over millennia by underwater volcanic activity, Tahiti and the spectacularly lush Society Islands—Mo’orea, Ra’iatea, Taha’a, Bora Bora and Huahine—distill the essence and allure of the South Pacific. Explore French Polynesia’s spectacular history, rich culture and unique topography on a luxury itinerary that includes a seven-night cruise aboard the small ship Star Breeze. Tour Tahiti’s west coast, stopping at the sacred Ārahurahu Marae and the Spring Garden of Vaipahi. Savor a beach barbecue on a private motu, where you can also swim, snorkel or kayak. Take a panoramic tour of idyllic Bora Bora, featuring its world-famous lagoon and gorgeous sand beach. Choose optional excursions at an additional cost to curate your own adventure and enjoy unmatched small ship sailing amid the splendor of the South Pacific. 

  • Trip Itinerary

    Day 1. Depart home city
    Day 2. Pape'ete, Tahiti
    Day 3. Pape'ete / Embark Star Breeze
    Day 4. Cook's Bay, Mo'orea
    Day 5. Uturoa, Ra'iatea
    Day 6. Fa'a'aha, Taha'a
    Day 7. Vaitape, Bora Bora
    Day 8. Bora Bora
    Day 9. Fare, Huahine
    Day 10. Pape'ete, Tahiti / Disembark ship / Return to home city
    Day 11. Arrive in home city

  • Trip Highlights

    • Exclusive small-ship journey aboard the Star Breeze, featuring Tahiti and the natural beauty of the spectacularly lush Society Islands — a South Pacific paradise.
    • One night in Pape’ete, Tahiti, at the InterContinental Tahiti Resort and Spa or the Hilton Tahiti.
    • Created in the Gohagan & Co. tradition of innovative programming and educational travel.
    • Enjoy a tour of Tahiti’s west coast featuring visits to the sacred Ārahurahu Marae and the Spring Garden of Vaipahi. 
    • The luxurious Star Breeze features ocean-view accommodations for each of its 312 guests.
    • Specially arranged traditional French Polynesian feast on a private motu of Bora Bora.
    • Venture out on an excursion along Tahiti’s east coast, featuring the well-preserved James Norman Hall Museum and the Point Venus lighthouse.
    • Panoramic tour on idyllic Bora Bora, featuring its world-famous lagoon and gorgeous sand beach. 
    • Mo’orea Post‑Tour Extension Option.