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Place des Cocotiers, Noumea
(1.4/5 based on 340+ reviews on the web)
Take a break from the city noise by visiting Place des Cocotiers, a quiet park offering greenery and blooming tropical flowers. If you want some company and a bit of distraction, look for the park's giant chessboard and band rotunda dating back to the 1800s. Visit at night or on the weekends to catch special events that include performances with live music and traditional dancing. Occasionally you can even catch a market selling arts and crafts, produce, cakes, and cooked dishes. Add Place des Cocotiers and other attractions to your Noumea trip itinerary using our Noumea trip builder.
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TripAdvisor
  • A simple place on which there are activities according to the days of the week. Very often and even too often squats by young people who drink alcohol on site... The weekend is empty and no activities are planned. Nothing to visit.
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  • Good traditional pasta, and wood fired pizza. Perfect for teenagers. Friendly and helpful staff. Enjoyed. 
  • This square is lovely. There is a bandstand at one end and lovely trees throughout. There are also fountains. The square, though, seems a bit devoid of daily life. There are not a lot of stores, resta...  more »
Google
  • Location pointer many km off as of November 2015!