6 days in New Caledonia Itinerary

6 days in New Caledonia Itinerary

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6 days in New Caledonia Itinerary

Start: Auckland
Fly:  4​h 15​min
1
Noumea, Grand Terre
— 3 nights
Fly + Taxi:  1​h 30​min
2
Lifou
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Auckland

3
nights
Noumea, Grand Terre

Noumea ©
Capital of New Caledonia, Nouméa sits on a large peninsula of attractive, snaking bays.
Noumea is known for nature, historic sites, zoos & aquariums, museums, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: visit a coastal fixture at Amedee Lighthouse, stroll around Parc zoologique et forestier, examine the collection at Musee de Nouvelle Caledonie, and kick back and relax at Plage de la Baie des Citrons.

For ratings, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Noumea online road trip planner .

Auckland, New Zealand to Noumea is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from New Zealand Standard Time (NZST) to New Caledonia Time (NCT) is minus 1 hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Lifou.

Things to do in Noumea

Parks Outdoors Museums
Highlights from your plan
Amedee Lighthouse ©
Amedee Lighthouse
Ile aux Canards island ©
Ile aux Canards island

2
nights
Lifou

Lifou ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Plage de Luengoni. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): head off the coast to Lifou Island, then kick back and relax at Plage de Luengoni, and then Head underground at Lue Jajinyi Cave. On the 29th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Baie de Jinek.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Lifou itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Noumea to Lifou takes 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lifou

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Plage de Luengoni ©
Plage de Luengoni
Lifou Island ©
Lifou Island
Baie de Jinek ©
Baie de Jinek

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