Grande Terre & lagoon island cruises

Hidden treasures of New Caledonia

Grande Terre & lagoon island cruises

Price from : 4175 €
Ideal duration : 15 days –
13 nights

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Discover Grande Terre and the lagoon islands on a journey rich in emotion and discovery. You’ll discover a proudly authentic culture, a blend of local traditions and colonial influences, through towns and villages of unique charm. You’ll also explore the resourceful lands of Grande Terre, between verdant mountains and fertile plains, where nature is generous and unspoiled. The white sandy beaches and crystal-clear waters of the lagoon invite you to relax and unwind, but also to discover the marine flora and fauna. Finally, you’ll embark on an intimate cruise through the islands of the lagoon, to discover breathtaking scenery and unspoilt islets, while enjoying idyllic surroundings and moments of absolute relaxation. This trip will be an opportunity to experience unforgettable moments and discover the hidden treasures of this dream destination.

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  • Discover an authentic culture of which the inhabitants are proud
  • Architecture between colonial and traditional
  • Resourceful lands: between mountains and plains
  • Heavenly beaches
  • An intimate cruise
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Days 1 to 3: Arrival in Nouméa

Arriving in Nouméa in the evening, you will take possession of your rental car for your stay on Grande Terre.

Drive to your hotel, located 15 minutes from the airport on the Ouen Toro headland.

Nights in a 4* Hotel & SPA, in a double room with sea view, breakfast included.

Days 4 to 6: Poindimié

Road to Poindimié, a small town by the sea. Nearby, you can explore the Napoémiens, Ina and Amoa valleys.

You’ll settle in for a short stay right on the beach, in a park of almost 3 hectares surrounded by coconut and banyan trees. The hotel’s Melanesian-inspired tropical wood architecture and marine location make it a favorite with swimmers and strollers alike.

Nights in charming accommodation in private beach bungalows, breakfast included.

Days 7 and 8: Bourail

Drive along the west coast of the island to Bourail, between sea and mountains in an area renowned for its agriculture. The region offers superb white-sand beaches such as Poé and Turtle Bay, a nesting site for large-headed turtles protected by the Bwärä Tortues Marines Association. The Roche Percée beach is also very popular with surfers.

Rendezvous at a beautiful coastal hotel.

Nights in a 5* hotel, in a double room with garden view, breakfast included.

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Enjoy the morning before heading to Nouméa airport. A transfer will be reserved for you afterwards, as you’ll meet at 5:00 pm at Port Brunelet to embark on a 5-day cruise in the Grande Terre lagoon.

On the program: Pine Island

It’s one of the most beautiful islands in the world. A veritable Garden of Eden in Melanesia, the Isle of Pines is the most enchanting land in the Pacific. Enchanting lagoons, luminous beaches, lush green nature: its beauty is lethal! It owes its name to Captain Cook, who marveled at the columnar pines that cover it. Commonly known as “Kunié” by the Kanaks, the Isle of Pines is sure to delight beach lovers.

Meals and drinks are provided during the cruise, and various activities are offered on Pine Island: pirogue/natural pool, boat trip with lobster meal, etc…

Your boat will accommodate a maximum of 10 people for this intimate cruise.

Meals (breakfasts, lunches and dinners) and nights aboard your ship in a double cabin.

Day 14: END OF CRUISE – Nouméa

You’ll enjoy your last day in the gentle waters of New Caledonia before setting foot back on land at 5:00 pm in the port of Nouméa.

You’ll be met and transferred to your hotel for your last night in Nouméa, at Anse Vata.

Overnight in a hotel facing the beach, in a double room, breakfast included.

Day 15: Flight Nouméa / Paris

Enjoy your last moments here, before your return to France. Transfer and board your international flight to Paris.

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From €4,175 per person (based on 2 adults).

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