Noumea is the economic capital and the main city in New Caledonia. It offers a wide choice of activities for all visitors – whether you have a taste for beaches, shopping, boat trips or cultural visits…

With its 100,000 inhabitants, Noumea has the largest population in New Caledonia. The city centre offers many cultural highlights such as the Town Museum, Coconut Tree Square or the Birakheim Library. The southern part of the town is the hotel hub of the city, offering a variety of hotels ranging from 2 to 5 stars.

Noumea is a green city with many open spaces and shady avenues. Whether you just go for a stroll or for a more energetic jog, the Ouen Toro hilltop offers a magnificent 360° panoramic view over the town and the lagoon. Alternatively the Promenade Vernier is a another great place for a leisurely walk or a sporty run along the coastline starting from Anse Vata.

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    Double Tree by Hilton Noumea Ilot Maitre***

    Located on an island, 20 minutes by boat from Noumea, Escapade Island Resort is surrounded by a 200 hectare marine reserve and promises a unique island experience very near Noumea. The hotel offers 44 garden/beach bungalows and 25 luxurious overwater bungalows.

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    Nouvata ***

    Ideally located opposite the beach on Anse Vata Bay, which is the main tourist area of Noumea, the Nouvata Parc Hotel is very near numerous restaurants, cafés, boutiques and water activities. The hotel has over 300 rooms which surround a large swimming pool and tropical gardens. The hotel is the perfect base for exploring all that Noumea has to offer as it is near all the main attractions.

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    Ramada ***

    From studios to 3 bedroom apartments, the Ramada rooms & suites are modern, spacious, fully furnished and equipped with kitchens.

    Relax on a sun lounger by the pool in the tropical garden, pamper yourself at the Harnn Spa, get active in the fitness room, take your breakfast or follow your favourite sport at the Sports Bar “Le Rendez-Vous” and  enjoy a meal at the restaurant “L'entrecôte au 360” with breath-taking views over the bays of Noumea!

  • New Caledonia Day Trips
    Noumea City Tours
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    Tchou Tchou Train


    Adult: 3500 XPF
    Child 2-12 years: 1500 XPF

    Duration: 2 hours
    Level: Easy
    Board the Tchou Tchou Train for a guided tour of Noumea centre and admire the city highlights

    * Rates available for a stay of minimum 3 nights in New Caledonia


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    Tjibaou Cultural Center

    Duration: 2 hours
    Level: Easy
    Departures : Tuesdays – Other days on request

    Departure point – outside the Amedee Island (Mary D) agency, Palm Beach Galery, Anse Vata.

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    Glass Bottom Boat Amedee Island
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    Amedee Island

    Duration: Daytrip (approx. from 8:30am to 5pm)
    Level: Easy

    Amedee Island is a tiny coral atoll located just 30-40 minutes from Noumea. After enjoying a scenic transfer by luxury vessel, step ashore and enjoy the beautiful white sandy beaches and pristine turquoise water.