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Isle Of Pines, Ile Des Pins, New Caledonia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

To crowded so many people swimming it upset the sand not as good for snorkeling but nevertheless beautiful and a very nice day Take Cash they don't accept card anywhere

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kritzay
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

possibly one of the most beautiful beaches in the world. Totally protected bay, water is perfect and crystal clear. Must do

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank callan t
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On our family cruise this was the last island we stopped at and by far the best. We just go off the tender and walked to the beach and spent the morning there swimming, the little kids played in the sand, the big kids went...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sharon R
Reviewed November 10, 2018

Good snorkeling. It is lovely to swim or snorkel around the island or better yet use a kayak. Great fun!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank xtine2015
Reviewed October 28, 2018

Gorgeous beach and crystal clear turquoise water. A wonderful island just of the beach is a great place for snorkelling. The most serene spot on the island you may just stay on the beach for your entire visit.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank ChrisT2734
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

The bay is very sheltered and has a long, clean beach. An rock island sits in the bay and has small amounts of fringing reef with an assortment of tropical reef fish as well as coral snakes.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ArthurC448
Reviewed October 8, 2018

Clear water to swim and snorkeling.. but unfortunately you can see how the corals and fish of the area are disappearing ... most likely due to our presence.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank muertesss
Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

This beach is beautiful and the colours of the waters must be seen to be believed. The water took a bit of getting used to but once you are in it’s lovely. Try to avoid this beach when there is a cruise ship in as...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Rachael951
Reviewed September 7, 2018

This is one of my favorite spot of the Island, during my days off I often stop and swim around the rock. Just beautiful, you got to see it to believe. Grateful to be here.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

We stayed at Oure Lodge on this bay. The drive in to the bay left us speechless. Stunning beyond expectations. Have a look at New Caledonia tourism instagram to get a sense of the natural beauty. In real life it’s better. The sacred rock is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Response from Regine K | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we booked it at the bookings desk on the ship the day we boarded. we booked it through the cruise company both times we have been
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