Private guides and guided tours in New Caledonia
Currency: Euro (EUR)
COMMENTS ABOUT New Caledonia:
This archipelago is a French overseas territory located east of the Australian continent in the Coral Sea and southwestern Pacific Ocean. The New Caledonia island chain includes the main island, called Grand Terre, the Loyalty Islands, the Chesterfield Islands and several other smaller archipelagos. The New Caledonia collective has a tropical climate that is humid and hot from November to March, then cools down and is dryer between June and August. Cyclones and tropical depressions are a concern from December to April.
New Caledonia is famous for its spectacular beaches, as well as for incredible reefs, lagoons, caves and cliffs. Amazing scenery is found in every direction on the islands, and there are many activities and sites to enjoy.
The capital city, Noumea, features the largest lagoon in the world, and visitors enjoy the Amedee Lighthouse Island attraction, as well as the fantastic Lagoonsaquarium and zoological park. The Tjibaou Cultural Center displays interesting artifacts depicting the culture of the Kanuk people.
Skydiving, paragliding, windsurfing and kitesurfing are all popular sports enjoyed in New Caledonia. Swimming and scuba diving, as well as sailing and fishing, are also enjoyed in the turquoise waters surrounding the beautiful islands. The lifestyle is relaxed and friendly, and the long days of hot sunshine create a marvelous vacation atmosphere in a splendidly beautiful setting.