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Address: Chalet Aquanature | Marina Port Moselle, Noumea, Grand Terre 98800, New Caledonia
Phone Number: +687 26.40.08
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Description: The guided Snorkeling tour is a swim equipped with fins, mask and snorkel...
The guided Snorkeling tour is a swim equipped with fins, mask and snorkel whose goal is to discover the submarine fauna and flora of the surrounding area. A half-day trip is ideal for an express discovery of the marine reservations surrounding Noumea. It allows a brief excursion on Signal Island to discover its nature trail or simply enjoy its white sand beach. Two 45mn snorkeling tours with a tea/coffee/biscuit break are scheduled on this half day .Week days 8.30 Am to 1.00 Pm / Saturday 07:45 am to 12:00 Full Day Trip /This type of excursion combines the pleasures of aquatic discoveries and those of a nature trail, with an expedition on a reservation islet of the South lagoon.The day trip includes two Snorkeling tours on two different sites, with a break either on Amedee Island or Signal Island. We all share a picnic on a white sand beach with view on the lagoon!Schedule :Every Sunday or on request for a group of 8 people / 9.00 Am to 4.00 Pm SPECIAL SCHEDULE FOR CRUISE BOAT ON REQUEST.
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Snorkelling trip

We had a half day snorkelling trip with Aquanature which included two 50 min snorkels, guide, snorkel, face mask and wetsuit. It was an amazingly wonderful experience. We went... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 25, 2015
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Launceston, Australia
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Launceston, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

We had a half day snorkelling trip with Aquanature which included two 50 min snorkels, guide, snorkel, face mask and wetsuit. It was an amazingly wonderful experience. We went to the two areas on a lovely comfortable catamaran to, the first which had spectacular coral and we saw turtles, stingrays. After a snack of biscuits and tea or coffee we... More 

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Hobart, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

We had a fabulous day with aquanature. We snorkled at two different areas for 50 minutes at each spot. Both spots offered different viewing opportunities with different sea life. Roberto and Valerie were wonderful hosts. Valerie snorkelled with us, and continually pointed out interesting creatures to view. She also took my son off for a snorkel, so I could have... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

5 of us took a half day snorkelling tour. It was wonderful. All equipment is provided and it is in good condition. Valerie was our guide and pointed out sea life that we wouldn't have seen by ourselves, such as turtles and stingrays. I left my bag on boat at end of trip and contacted Valerie by email and she... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

I booked a half day snorkelling trip with Aquanature based on the positive reviews but was still a bit unsure how we would go with young children - 6 and 8yrs - with limited swimming skills. It turned out to be an amazing experience for us all and an absolute highlight of our travels as a family so far. There... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

We booked a last minute snorkelling tour with Aquanature. Our host Valerie was fantastic in every respect. She was both friendly and knowledgeable, and looked after us very well during our excursion to Signal Island. The weather was good for our trip and the boat was very comfortable. Valerie was very kind with one of the other snorkelers who lacked... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

We recently traveled to Noumea via cruise ship and went on a snorkeling tour with Aquanature to 'the lagoon'. From start to finish the guides were friendly and helpful with no problem too big or small. As soon as we boarded the boat Valerie quickly organised our equipment and we set off to the lagoon. On the trip to the... More 

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Canyon Lake, TX, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

Aquanature is an outstanding snorkel tour operator in Noumea. We worked with Valerie, the manager, to set up an all day snorkel tour during a one day cruise stop. Everything from initial email correspondence with Valerie to the snorkel excursion was top notch. The boat was comfortable and the crew was very informative and delightful, both in the water and... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

I did the afternoon snorkelling trip whilst on a cruise. Valerie and her staff were excellent and good fun. The snorkelling was amazing - turtles, octopus, fish, a sting ray and small reef sharks. All gear is supplied including wet suits. You are only people at the small island that they take you to so you have a beautiful place... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

This was our first and only on-shore experience as part of our Royal Caribbean cruise and it was very good indeed. We followed the instructions and found Valerie in her marina cabin. She was very polite about my awful French and we spoke English after that! We left the marina and raced out to the snorkeling area -it took about... More 

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Newcastle, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

We were lucky enough to book a snorkel tour as part of a shore tour on our P&O cruise. We thank Valerie, Bernard and crew for making this a very memorable shore tour. From the first minute till the last Aquanature made all persons feel welcome and ensured all levels of snorkelers were catered for. Special thanks to Bernard for... More 

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