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.