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Lifou Island, Lifou

(4.2/5 based on 400+ reviews on the web)
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. Using our world travel planner, Lifou attractions like Lifou Island can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Lovely snorkelling beach – 6 or 7 out of 10. The best parts seemed to be straight out and then to the right as you’re looking at the bay. Moderate amounts of fish, including my favourites, clown fish ...  more »
  • Amazing little island to relax and just enjoy quiet on. We loved it and the beach it has to offer. Locals were nice too. 
  • I didn't like it. When you get off a cruise ship you'll see the markets and they're horrible. There's no modern facilities and it's just disgusting. I did like the colour of the water. I wouldn't come...  more »