CRUISE TO THE AUSTRAL ISLANDS ONBOARD THE TUHA'A PAE IV
Want to discover the Austral Islands by sea? Embark on the Tuha'a Pae IV for an authentic cruise aboard a passenger-cargo ship, reliable and comfortable.
Observe the loading and unloading of cargo to these remote islands where the cargo ship Tuha'a Pae IV is a true umbilical cord. He brings food and equipment and allows people to export their copra and produce to the big island.
The islands of Tubuai, Rurutu, Rimatara, Raivavae are a few days cruise from Papeete with a program of 2 sailings per month from Papeete. You can choose to stop over for the day or stay there for some time waiting for the next passage of the ship.
For the adventurous, the distant Rapa, the southernmost of our islands, community lifestyle and preserved, is accessible with 10 trips a year.
The Tuha'a Pae IV offers 14 cabins (10 cabins with 4 beds, 4 double cabins) and dormitories (44 berths, toilet blocks available). Dorms are reserved for locals residents.
On board: restaurant, cafeteria ...