Aranui V around Tahiti

13 days from AU$6,362 (standard cabin) 

Tahiti - Freighter cruise on the Aranui III around Tahiti

Sail from Papeete into the Tahitian Archipelago.

The ship carries food/fuel/trucks and up to 260 passengers to the islands that do not have a airport. There are 20 voyages scheduled for 2019.    


Current Special

Fly cruise prices start from AUD$8,300 per person based on standard cabin. Subject to availability. BOOK NOW!


Tahiti Aranui-3-bateau - Freighter cruise on the Aranui III around Tahiti

Cabin on the Aranui - Freighter cruise on the Aranui III around Tahiti 

Round trip - 14 days.
Contact us for the sailing dates in 2018 - 2019.

"C" dormitory accommodation - AUD$3,874 per person
Standard "A" cabin - AUD$6,362 per person with private facilities
Deluxe Cabin - AUD$7,378 per person
Junior Suite with no balcony - AUD$8,329 per person  
Premium Suite with balcony - AUD$8,670 per person

Royal Suite with balcony - AUD$9,480 per person.

Presidential Suite with balcony - AUD$12,000 per person.

Contact us for selected dates that offer 10% reduction.

No reduction for "C" category accommodation.
Single use of cabin has a 50% surcharge.

Fare includes shore excursions, meals with wine / port taxes. If you do not wish to join a shore excursions, then just sit on the beach and read a book.


2019 Specials

  • Contact us latest specials (up to 10% off).
EnquireTo Book or Enquire

Call: 02 8270 4899

We recommend booking 3 - 6 months in advance to ensure you secure the dates you desire.

The Aranui V has an outdoor pool, lounge where lectures are given as part of your cruise. All cabins/suites have portholes/private facilities and there is also dormitory with bunk accommodation.

There is no age limit (as there is a doctor on board) but you have to be able to get in and out of lifeboats as this may be the only means of transporation to a beach or wharf.

Sample of Ports of Call

Fakarava atoll
Nuka Hiva
Ua Pou  
Hiva Oa
Fatu Hiva
Hiva Oa  
Ua Huka
Rangiroa Atoll
Bora Bora
Travel insurance are compulsory.  No injections are required for this voayge.
Passengers must be in possession of a valid passport with at least 6 months validity.

Cancellation by the passenger for any reason is subject to the following cancellation charges (subject to shipping company):

Any cancellation after the offical confirmation of a cabin held on your behalf - AU$200

90 to 61 days prior to departure - 25% of the fare
60 to 45 days prior to departure - 33.3% of the fare 
44  to 30 days prior to departure - 66.6% of the fare
Less than 30 days - no refund. 
No refund is paid for early disembarkation.

You must have comprehensive Travel Insurance which will include cancellation cover due to medical, family crisis and other substantial reasons not to travel.