Lifou Island, Lifou

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Land on the large coral atoll of Lifou Island, the biggest of the four Loyalty Islands  Water lovers flock here for canoeing, windsurfing, and sailing. Bring your snorkeling gear if you want a closer look at the island's underwater world. Get away from the ocean for a day and explore the hiking trails and caves, where freshwater swimming holes provide a refreshing method of cooling off. Before you leave, take time to talk to the natives and watch traditional song and dance performances. Before you head to Lifou, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Lifou online road trip planner , to make sure you see all that Lifou has to offer, including Lifou Island.
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  • The island is old school for sure, most inhabitants do not even wear shoes. Limited resources and no air-conditioning anywhere. The snorkeling was incredible for a discount price! The drinks were expe...  more »
  • Shore excursion with Royal Caribbean. The Vanilla House tour was interesting and informative. The beach was pretty. Recommend water shoes for swimming here. Turtles close to shore.  more »
  • We had a ball on a P&O 7 day island cruise that left from Brisbane. One of the island stops was Lifou. Wonderful friendly and entertaining locals. Great fun. Beautiful swimming amongst some glorious t...  more »
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