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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  • Spent the day here off a P & O cruise with friends and children. Gorgeous beaches and beautiful waters for swimming. There's not really snorkelling off the main beaches but elsewhere on the island is ...  more »
  • We didn't take a shore excursion with the ship but did a lot of walking. Hiked to the top of a mountain to a church. Beautiful views. Wear good shoes. We didn't snorkel here but someone told us it was...  more »
  • Beautiful island very unspoilt as ships only stop for the day here. Locals very friendly. Did a tour to the other side of the island which was great. Beautiful beach and clear water.  more »

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