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Ile aux Canards island, Noumea

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Famed for its coral reef, the tiny Ile aux Canards island remains a snorkeling paradise just a stone's throw from the mainland. See exotic marine life up close and personal, or just stay on the sand and relax. Rent a beach chair and umbrella, and pick up a few snacks at the cafe serving light meals and drinks. Remember to wear reef shoed to avoid cutting your feet on washed-up coral. If you can, avoid visiting when a cruise ship arrives to take adavantage of the best spots on the sand. Plan to see Ile aux Canards island and other attractions that appeal to you using our Noumea itinerary builder.
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  • Very pleasantly surprised. A home at the top, warm and professional. A great layout. Reasonable rates. The perfect meal. The island's own and we most want to leave. We had a great day and already scheduled to go back to test the breakfasts. It's rare enough to point that out: bravo!
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  • Whether for breakfast or the lunch, it's really on top! Counsel to the vanilla sauce fish... Excellent
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  • You are in Noumea, made a getaway on the duck island. 2-3 hours is enough to make feel you even more at the end... of the world in ten minutes by boat. A beautiful ballad to do around the island, on which you will discover a bird reserve.
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