Ile aux Canards island, Noumea

3.8
Famed for its coral reef, the tiny Ile aux Canards island remains a snorkeling paradise just a stone's throw from the mainland. See exotic marine life up close and personal, or just stay on the sand and relax. Rent a beach chair and umbrella, and pick up a few snacks at the cafe serving light meals and drinks. Remember to wear reef shoed to avoid cutting your feet on washed-up coral. If you can, avoid visiting when a cruise ship arrives to take adavantage of the best spots on the sand. Plan to visit Ile aux Canards island during your Noumea vacation using our convenient Noumea vacation planner .
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  • So much love is put into maintain this little island so tourists like me and my husband can experience snorkeling in the bay without feeling like I've left a massive eco footprint. We saw turtles in t...  more »
  • Out with family close to Nouméa. 5 min taxi boat. Small diving course ideal for amateurs and beginners. Snack on site with parasol deckchair rental. Sand beach ideal for young children. Very nice place
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