37 days in Grand Terre Itinerary

37 days in Grand Terre Itinerary

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37 days in Grand Terre Itinerary

Start: Perth
Fly:  11​h
1
Noumea
— 14 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Koumac
— 7 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Hienghene
— 6 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
4
Farino
— 7 nights
Drive + Fly:  12​h 45​min
End: Perth

14
nights
Noumea

Noumea ©
Capital of New Caledonia, Nouméa sits on a large peninsula of attractive, snaking bays.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Musee de Nouvelle Caledonie and Maison de la Perle. Change things up with these side-trips from Noumea: La Foa (Fort Teremba & Pocquereux Randonnees), Farino (Parc des Grandes Fougeres & Sentier de la petite cascade) and Parc Provincial de la Riviere Bleue (in Yate). Spend the 31st (Fri) observing fascinating marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour. Next up on the itinerary: learn about all things military at Le Musee Maritime de Nouvelle-Caledonie, examine the collection at Tjibaou Cultural Center, explore the landscape on two wheels at Promenade Pierre-Vernier, and go all around town with Noumea Tours.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Noumea sightseeing site .

Perth, Australia to Noumea is an approximately 11-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Perth to Noumea is 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to fly to Koumac.

Things to do in Noumea

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Farino, La Foa, Parc Provincial de la Riviere Bleue, KOGHI PARC AVENTURE, Karikate Randonnees
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Canons du Ouen Toro ©
Canons du Ouen Toro
Musee de Nouvelle Caledonie ©
Musee de Nouvelle Caledonie

7
nights
Koumac

Koumac
Koumac is a commune in the North Province of New Caledonia, an overseas territory of France in the Pacific Ocean.HistoryOn 5 January 1977 about 46% of the territory of Koumac was detached and became the commune of Poum.Famous peopleAthlete Arnjolt Beer was born here. To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Koumac trip planner .

Getting from Noumea to Koumac by flight takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and car; or drive. In September in Koumac, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 20°C at night. You will leave for Hienghene on the 15th (Sat).

Things to do in Koumac

Outdoors Tours Adventure

6
nights
Hienghene

Hienghene ©
Hienghène is a commune in the North Province of New Caledonia, an overseas territory of France in the Pacific Ocean. Explore hidden gems such as Base d'activite nautique de La Poule de Hienghene and Aire de Repos de Lindéralique.

To see photos, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Hienghene day trip planner .

You can drive from Koumac to Hienghene in 3.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 20°C. You will leave for Farino on the 21st (Fri).

Things to do in Hienghene

Nature Parks
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Aire de Repos de Lindéralique ©
Aire de Repos de Lindéralique

7
nights
Farino

Farino ©
Farino is a commune in the South Province of New Caledonia, an overseas territory of France in the Pacific Ocean. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Grand Terre: Poe Beach and Roche Percee and Pocquereux Randonnees. Change things up with these side-trips from Farino: Bourail (Ranch de la Courrie, Musee de Bourail, & more). There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Parc des Grandes Fougeres, hike along Sentier de la petite cascade, and see the interesting displays at Fort Teremba.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Farino sightseeing planner .

Traveling by car from Hienghene to Farino takes 4 hours. Traveling from Hienghene in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Farino, with lows of 17°C. On the 28th (Fri), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Farino

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Bourail, La Foa
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Grand Terre: Poe Beach and Roche Percee ©
Parc des Grandes Fougeres ©
Parc des Grandes Fougeres
Fort Teremba ©
Fort Teremba