Aranui Cruises

Have you ever longed to hop a freighter to the romantic South Seas? Well, now you can, with Aranui Cruises - a delightful alternative to the more sumptuous cruises in and around Tahiti.
The Aranui III is a state-of-the-art freighter that delivers supplies to the Marquesas Islands and also carries passengers. Inspired by the tales of Herman Melville, Jack London and Robert Louis Stevenson, travelers go along to get in touch with the spirit of adventure that lies dormant in us all. No other cruise offers such an authentic slice of Polynesian life. 
The Aranui III offers comfortable living space in 85 cabins and a dormitory. Delightful cuisine, a lounge, pool, gym, attractive public areas and a crew of friendly Polynesian sailors make your cruise an unforgettable, fun adventure!
  • Day
  • Destination
  • 1
  • Papeete, Tahiti
  • 2
  • Takapoto, Tuamotu Islands
  • 3
  • At Sea
  • 4
  • Nuku Hiva (Taiohae-Hatiheu-Taipival)
  • 5
  • Ua Pou (Hakahau-Hakahetau) Marquesas
  • 6
  • Hiva Oa (Atuona)
  • 7
  • Fatu Hiva (Omoa-Hanavave)
  • 8
  • Hiva oa (Puamau-Hanaiapa)
  • 9
  • Tahuata (Vaitahu-Hapatoni)
  • 10
  • Ua Huka (Vaipaee-Hane-Hokatu)
  • 11
  • Nuku Hiva (Taiohae), Ua Pou (Hakahau)
  • 12
  • At Sea
  • 13
  • Bora Bora, Society Islands
  • 14
  • Papeete, Tahiti