Paul Gauguin Cruises
Paul Gauguin Cruises is unable to accommodate infants less than one year of age. They also reserve the right to limit the number of children under 3 on any sailings.
Babysitting may not be arranged in advance availability of such services is not guaranteed.
Paul Gauguin Cruises offers a unique program that introduces young travelers (ages 9 to 17) to the extraordinary natural wonders of French Polynesia through direct, hands-on, interactive experiences with marine and island ecosystems. Young Ambassadors explore coral reefs, hike rainforest trails, and visit marae (ancient Polynesian temples). They also learn how black pearls and vanilla are cultivated, how volcanic islands become coral atolls, and how to paddle an outrigger canoe.
Activities for children are available onboard and ashore. Parents are encouraged to join children on eco-excursions and other activities aboard and ashore.
Activities may include:
- Scavenger Hunts on the ship
- Day and Night Snorkeling
- Swimming with Rays and Sharks
- Onboard Games and Activities
- Rain forest Hikes
- Sustainable living lessons
The Ambassadors of the Environment Youth Program is available on select summer and holiday cruises for a nominal fee.