Easter Island spectacular!! Great island cruise but not to return to same locations on same cruise.

Maasdam Cruise Review to South Pacific

Cruises: 4-6 cruises
Reviews: 3
Helpful Votes: 87

Overall rating:

3.6 out of 5
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48 Night Kon Tiki & Polynesian Voyager (Ft. Lauderdale To Papeete)

Sail date: September 10, 2018

Ship: Maasdam

Cabin type: Oceanview

Cabin number: 384

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 3 years ago

Review summary

We loved some of the small islands, Easter Island and Peru...but disliked when we returned to some of the islands again to fulfill the 48 days.... repeating itineraries. Tahiti was not a great island !


4 out of 5

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

4 out of 5

Onboard Activities

2 out of 5
Okay but need more activities...like Zumba, dancing, contests, fun games!!


3 out of 5
Okay but repeated shows too much.

Children's Programs

We like cruises with no children....adults only!

Service and Staff

4 out of 5
Very helpful!

Ship Quality

3 out of 5
It is a older ship, so it was kept as well as expected.

Cabin / Stateroom

4 out of 5
It was very comfortable.

Ship tip

Be creative with your spare time. They need to provide more "fun" activities for individuals.

Ports of call

Ft. Lauderdale (Port Everglades), Florida

3 out of 5

Santa Marta, Colombia

3 out of 5

San Blas Islands, Panama

3 out of 5
A experience to visit.

Enter Panama Canal At Cristobal

3 out of 5

Panama Canal Transit

4 out of 5
A wonder of our world.

Exit Panama Canal At Balboa

3 out of 5

Golfito, Costa Rica

4 out of 5
The people were amazing and area was interesting.

Puerto Quepos, Costa Rica

3 out of 5

Puerto Caldera, Costa Rica

3 out of 5
Costa Rica is usually great but because of internal trouble, we missed some ports.

Cross The Equator

3 out of 5

Guayaquil, Equador

3 out of 5
Nice visit.

Salaverry (Trujillo), Peru

4 out of 5
Interesting visit.

Callao (Lima), Peru

3 out of 5
Busy city, hard to get around but fun casinos.

General San Martin (Pisco), Peru

5 out of 5
Great exciting tours....do the desert trips.

Easter Island

5 out of 5
A place that can be hard to tender to but its a great location! Its a place to put on your list!

Henderson Island

3 out of 5
cruise past

Adamstown, Pitcairn Islands

3 out of 5
cruise around

Fakarava, Tuamotu Archipelago

4 out of 5
A small island that is packed with interesting adventures.

Rangiroa, French Polynesia

4 out of 5
Always a pleasure.

Bora Bora, French Polynesia

4 out of 5
"Bloody Mary's a must and nice hiking.

Moorea, French Polynesia

4 out of 5
Great scuba, water activities and island tours.

Papeete, Tahiti

2 out of 5
Not much to do, too commercialized, not a great "island feel"!

Atuona, Hiva Oa, Marquesas

3 out of 5

Nuku Hiva, Marquesas

4 out of 5
Great small island, love the carefree living.


4 out of 5

Rarotonga, Cook Islands

4 out of 5
Yep...nice excursions. Lots of shopping and water activities.

Raiatea, French Polynesia

4 out of 5
Nice Island, been there enough to have taken excursions and do things on my own.


4 out of 5
Stayed in Tahiti a few days to get flight, so left on our own.
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