New Caledonia is a French-administered colony – here we get to savour a little of France in the South Pacific!

The official language is French so don’t be shy with your “Bonjour” and “Merci”

Cruise Ships dock at either the main terminal in Port Moselle, or adjacent at the Container terminal (in which case you will be transported a couple of minutes by bus and deposited at the main terminal).

 

Noumea is set along a series of gorgeous bays and is home to 100,000 people.  Activities based around the water are very popular, but don’t discount the charm and variety of the surrounding countryside.