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Chalet Aquanature | Marina Port Moselle, Noumea, Grand Terre 98800, New Caledonia
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Brilliant snorkelling

We booked this through Royal Caribbean cruises. Our first impression of the dive boat wasn't great... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Anne S
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Leeds, United Kingdom
Great!

We did a half day tour with aquanature while on a Royal Caribbean cruise. This is the second time... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2017
holidayjoSydney
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Sydney
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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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Chalet Aquanature | Marina Port Moselle, Noumea, Grand Terre 98800, New Caledonia
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"the great barrier reef"
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"fish"
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"snorkel trip"
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"numerous turtles"
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"sea life"
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"new caledonia"
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"half day tour"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We booked this through Royal Caribbean cruises. Our first impression of the dive boat wasn't great, however once we were aboard we realised it was perfect for the job. I am a relatively inexperienced snorkeller and felt very safe with the staff. All the equipment...More

Thank Anne S
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Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

We did a half day tour with aquanature while on a Royal Caribbean cruise. This is the second time we have done the lagoon snorkelling tour and again it did not dissappoint. It was very well organised and provided wetsuit, snorkel, flippers if you needed....More

8  Thank holidayjoSydney
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Reviewed 3 December 2017

Great snorkeling operation at an outstanding reef. Plenty of room in boat. Lower area is enclosed. Smaller upper open area is open. We were too late to get in the upper area. This was probably good for getting dressed and in the water early. We...More

1  Thank JMMdeABQ
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

We did this Aquanature experience from the Carnival Legend.It was a great decision! Valerie the leader was excellent and the experience was marvellous. We travelled out to Signal Island Lagoon by catamaran. Once kitted up, gear is supplied but we had our own masks and...More

Thank kuhn1952
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Reviewed 31 October 2017

the water was full of beautiful fish and we came across a sleeping shark nestled in the coral 6 turtles graced us with their antics and sea snake cruise across the sandy bottom we played around for about 1 or so then back to the...More

Thank Bill M
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

This is a trip not to be missed if you go to the islands for snorkelling, probably the best in the islands and we have been to most. The boat was very functional even though a bit old and Val a great hostess. The variety...More

Thank Jan082015
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Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Roberto, Val and Aurelian, our thanks for such an amazing tour. I wish we had more time with you. Your incredible love for the sea and her creatures is brilliant. Great trip out to Signal island and sitting with Roberto on the home trip was...More

Thank Dottimox
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Reviewed 25 May 2017

In the past 15 years every time I spotted a turtle my husband mostly missed out seeing it - NOT SO on this snorkel trip. There were turtles everywhere that our guide took us. Including one HUGE one. It was breathtaking just floating there observing....More

Thank Sonjabs
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

We were on a Princess cruise and booked directly with Aquanature. Thank you Valerie for an amazing experience again. It had been a while since our last visit. we had a wonderful morning with you and we appreciate your efforts to find things that we...More

Thank Cheryl S
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Reviewed 21 April 2017

i have been coming to New Caledonia for some years now and found this lagoon to be one of the best snorkel locations, what makes this location so good is the staff that man the boat and take you out, guide you over the lagoon...More

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Aviva G
28 May 2018|
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hello, we don't have any gear Under 6 . waters are usually calm where we use to snorkel but on the way, it might be rough..However we have a catamaran very stable . price : 7500 xpf/ adult and 5000/child on half day... More
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2 April 2018|
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Response from Valérie V | Property representative |
Send an email at aquanature@canl.nc Regards
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Leigh T
13 March 2018|
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Response from Valérie V | Property representative |
sorry for delay, I'm out of the country at the moment, please send a message to our email adress aquanature@canl.nc , my busyness partner will answer you soon regards Valerie
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