Papeete Cruises

Papeete is Paradise on Earth

Amazing Papeete on the island of Tahiti is the capital of French Polynesia in the South Pacific. If you’re lucky enough to visit, you’ll experience beautiful lagoons, majestic volcanoes, and amazing black and white sand beaches. Snorkel, surf, swim, or jet ski to your heart’s delight.

Papeete also offers unique shopping opportunities — hunt for black pearls at Musee de la Perle or Mapuru a Paraita market. Go downtown for Tahitian goods, such as monoi oil, vanilla beans, and vibrant pareos.

Papeete’s Vai'ete Square and seaside promenade turns into lively nightlife with music and international cuisine via gourmet food trucks. For a fun day trip, the ferry to Mo'orea.

Papeete
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  • chancerain Wednesday 82° | 72°
  • partlycloudy Thursday 83° | 73°
  • chancerain Friday 83° | 73°
  • tstorms Saturday 83° | 72°
Papeete is Paradise on Earth

Amazing Papeete on the island of Tahiti is the capital of French Polynesia in the South Pacific. If you’re lucky enough to visit, you’ll experience beautiful lagoons, majestic volcanoes, and amazing black and white sand beaches. Snorkel, surf, swim, or jet ski to your heart’s delight.

Papeete also offers unique shopping opportunities — hunt for black pearls at Musee de la Perle or Mapuru a Paraita market. Go downtown for Tahitian goods, such as monoi oil, vanilla beans, and vibrant pareos.

Papeete’s Vai'ete Square and seaside promenade turns into lively nightlife with music and international cuisine via gourmet food trucks. For a fun day trip, the ferry to Mo'orea.

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Papeete
75°F
clear
Clear
  • chancerain Wednesday 82° | 72°
  • partlycloudy Thursday 83° | 73°
  • chancerain Friday 83° | 73°
  • tstorms Saturday 83° | 72°
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Holland America Cruises
Holland America Line - ms Maasdam
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"Top Mid-Sized Ship" Conde Nast
14 Night South Pacific Cruise
Departing From Papeete
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 $1,199
as little as $86.00/night
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  • Ports of Call:
  • Papeete, French Polynesia
  • Rarotonga, Cook Islands
  • Alofi, Niue
  • Cross International Dateline
  • Vava U, Tonga
  • Savusavu, Vanua Levi, Fiji
  • Suva, Viti Levu, Fiji Islands
  • Dravuni Island, Fiji
  • Nuku Alofa, Tonga
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Holland America Line - ms Maasdam
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"Top Mid-Sized Ship" Conde Nast
14 Night South Pacific Cruise
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 $1,649
as little as $118.00/night
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  • Ports of Call:
  • Papeete, French Polynesia
  • Papeete, French Polynesia
  • Atuona, Hiva Oa, French Polynesia
  • Taiohae, Nuku Hiva, French Polynesi
  • Avatoru, Rangiroa, French Polynesia
  • Maroe Bay, Huahine Iti, French Poly
  • Bora Bora, French Polynesia
  • Rarotonga, Cook Islands
  • Raiatea, Society Islands, French Po
  • Bahia D Opunoha, Moorea, French Pol
  • Papeete, French Polynesia
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Holland America Cruises
Holland America Line - ms Maasdam
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"Top Mid-Sized Ship" Conde Nast
26 Night South Pacific Cruise
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 $1,999
as little as $77.00/night
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  • Ports of Call:
  • Papeete, French Polynesia
  • Rarotonga, Cook Islands
  • Alofi, Niue
  • Cross International Dateline
  • Vava U, Tonga
  • Savusavu, Vanua Levi, Fiji
  • Suva, Viti Levu, Fiji Islands
  • Dravuni Island, Fiji
  • Nuku Alofa, Tonga
  • Auckland, New Zealand
  • Waitangi (bay Of Islands), New Zeal
  • Cascade, Norfolk Island, Australia
  • Tauranga (rotorua), New Zealand
  • Akaroa (christchurch), New Zealand
  • Wellington, New Zealand
  • Napier, New Zealand
  • Gisborne, New Zealand
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Holland America Line - ms Maasdam
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28 Night South Pacific Cruise
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 $2,899
as little as $104.00/night
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  • Papeete, French Polynesia
  • Papeete, French Polynesia
  • Atuona, Hiva Oa, French Polynesia
  • Taiohae, Nuku Hiva, French Polynesi
  • Avatoru, Rangiroa, French Polynesia
  • Maroe Bay, Huahine Iti, French Poly
  • Bora Bora, French Polynesia
  • Rarotonga, Cook Islands
  • Raiatea, Society Islands, French Po
  • Bahia D Opunoha, Moorea, French Pol
  • Papeete, French Polynesia
  • Papeete, French Polynesia
  • Rarotonga, Cook Islands
  • Alofi, Niue
  • Cross International Dateline
  • Vava U, Tonga
  • Savusavu, Vanua Levi, Fiji
  • Suva, Viti Levu, Fiji Islands
  • Dravuni Island, Fiji
  • Nuku Alofa, Tonga
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16 Night Pacific Cruise
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as little as $187.00/night
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  • Papeete (tahiti)
  • Rangiroa
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  • Nuku Hiva
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  • Honolulu
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