Aranui 5 Arrives in Her New Homeport

By ,   November 20, 2015 ,   Cruise Industry

The brand new Aranui 5 passenger-freighter vessel arrived to her home port of Papeete, Tahiti. Aranui 5 is scheduled for an inaugural sailing on December 12, 2015.

Image: Danee Hazam

The 254-passenger ship is a dual-purpose, custom-built vessel that offers sailings from Tahiti to the Marquesas, Society Islands and Tuamotu in French Polynesia on a 2-week all-inclusive itinerary.

Aranui 5 replaced Aranui 3 which entered service in 2003.