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Kanumera Bay

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Address: Isle Of Pines, Ile Des Pins, New Caledonia

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We visited Isle of pines for the second time. Kanumera Bay had beautiful crystal clear water to swim in and many alcoves to explore.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Regine K
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Isle of pines for the second time. Kanumera Bay had beautiful crystal clear water to swim in and many alcoves to explore.

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Papamoa, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Easy walking distance from the pier. Great snorkeling with a great variety of fish. We did a bit of walking along the beach and had a great relaxing time. Would recommend to everyone whether snorkeling, swimming, sunbathing or just wanting to relax.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a beautiful place this is. Whether you want to scuba, snorkel or just walk along the fine white sand this place is just beautiful.

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Brisbane, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An easy walk from the Pier; as is Kuto Bay on the opposite side… Transparent waters, soft white sand underfoot, but no near reef to speak of, to snorkel around coral. Coming from Queensland the June waters were too COLD for me to bother getting wet and freeze my... This was not an ideal time of year for us to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

Out first visit to the South Pacific and our first stop. WOW! The old jail looking over the beach made me wonder if anyone ever bothered to try and breakout! The sand is so super fine and the water so azure. It is just a short walk 'across' the island to a bay in which the sacred Kanumera Rock stands.... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

A very pretty place to visit,snorkel and read a book, but the facilities let it down. Only one small toilet block available ( we had close to 3000 people on our ship), and they decided the toilet was 'closed for cleaning all day!! This awsn't great for both the very young and the more senior folk, as they had to... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

Absolutely beautiful to just sit and people watch, swim in the clear waters or read a book. Great photo moments.

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Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

The locals are lovely. I tried stand up paddle boarding for the first time and the waters are so still it wasn't that hard at all. Would definitely recommend this area for swimming and water sports. There are some shady spots to picnic, they sell some food in the area we managed to buy some grilled lobster.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016 via mobile

Pack your snorkel. Takes you about 30 minutes to snorkel around the sacred rock. I went around three times and saw something new each time. The water is warm. The fish are vibrant and plentiful. Your kids will love it.

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New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016 via mobile

Loved this place! Even though it was a wet day it didn't stop us from snorkelling and it was well worth it. Do try the local food.

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