12 days in Noumea & Ile Des Pins Itinerary

12 days in Noumea & Ile Des Pins Itinerary

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12 days in Noumea & Ile Des Pins Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Fly + Bus:  6 h 45 min
1
Noumea, Grand Terre
— 3 nights
Fly + Taxi:  1 h
2
Ile Des Pins
— 7 nights
Bus + Fly:  11 h 15 min
End: Melbourne

3
nights
Noumea, Grand Terre

Noumea ©
Capital of New Caledonia, Nouméa sits on a large peninsula of attractive, snaking bays.
Noumea is known for nature, zoos & aquariums, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: visit a coastal fixture at Amedee Lighthouse, meet the residents at Aquarium des Lagons Nouvelle Caledonie, step off the mainland to explore Ile aux Canards island, and grab your bike and head to Promenade Pierre-Vernier.

To find reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Noumea tour planner.

Melbourne, Australia to Noumea is an approximately 7-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Melbourne to Noumea is 1 hour. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Ile Des Pins.

Things to do in Noumea

Parks Outdoors Tours
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Amedee Lighthouse ©
Amedee Lighthouse
Aquarium des Lagons Nouvelle Caledonie ©
Ile aux Canards island ©
Ile aux Canards island

7
nights
Ile Des Pins

Ile Des Pins ©
Just a little way off the southern end of Grand Terre, Île des Pins (the Isle of Pines) gets its name from the tall columnar pines that stick out of the surrounding vegetation like bristles on a brush.
Ile Des Pins is known for beaches, nature, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Piscine Naturelle, tour the pleasant surroundings at Oro Bay, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Pic N'Ga, and head off the coast to Ile Moro.

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Ile Des Pins sightseeing planner.

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Noumea to Ile Des Pins in an hour. In April in Ile Des Pins, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 25°C at night. You will leave for home on the 25th (Sat).

Things to do in Ile Des Pins

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Port de Kuto
Find places to stay Apr 18 — 25:
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Kanumera Bay ©
Kanumera Bay
Piscine Naturelle ©
Piscine Naturelle
Kuto Bay ©
Kuto Bay

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