8 days in New Caledonia Itinerary

8 days in New Caledonia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Noumea, Grand Terre
— 4 nights
2
Ile Des Pins
— 3 nights

4
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: observe the fascinating underwater world at Aquarium des Lagons Nouvelle Caledonie, explore the landscape on two wheels at Promenade Pierre-Vernier, examine the collection at Musee de Nouvelle Caledonie, and walk around Parc zoologique et forestier.

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Noumea trip itinerary maker.

Sydney, Australia to Noumea is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to New Caledonia Standard Time (NCT) is 1 hour. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Ile Des Pins.

Things to do in Noumea

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Aquarium des Lagons Nouvelle Caledonie ©
Aquarium des Lagons Nouvelle Caledonie
Tjibaou Cultural Center ©
Tjibaou Cultural Center
Ile aux Canards island ©
Ile aux Canards island

3
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, head off the coast to Isle of Pines, stroll through Kuto Bay, and contemplate the waterfront views at Kanumera Bay.

To find maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Ile Des Pins vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Noumea to Ile Des Pins takes 2.5 hours. May in Ile Des Pins sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ile Des Pins

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Piscine Naturelle ©
Piscine Naturelle
Kanumera Bay ©
Kanumera Bay
Oro Bay ©
Oro Bay