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Mary D Private Day Cruise
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127 Promenade Roger Laroque, Noumea, Grand Terre 98800, New Caledonia
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Reviewed 6 September 2018

Have been to Amedee twice now with Mary D I think the first time was better was a nicer boat and the food seemed to be more variety however still a nice day away from Noumea. The staff are nice a bit hard to understand...More

Thank Stevo8282
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

This trip to Amedee island was the highlight of our New Caledonia holiday. It was stunningly beautiful, the staff were helpful and friendly and there was loads to see and do. The highlight was hands down snorkelling by the reef and swimming past a turtle!...More

Thank katherine_munro
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

We recently cruised to the South Pacific with Royal Carribean and chose Amedee Island as our shore excursion in Noumea with Mary D. We had the best day! So informative, turtles, great snorkelling, a gorgeous lighthouse to climb, coconut tree climbing, cultural dancing and the...More

Thank KelOnHols2015
Reviewed 22 April 2018

We spent the day here (booked through Royal Caribbean) and it was definitely the highlight of our trip. We spent hours swimming up close and personal with wild sea turtles and just relaxing on the beach. Food at lunch was alright, we went off and...More

Thank Novocastrian_Ash
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Booked online a few days in advance. Promised to collect me and my family at 7:30 at my hotel. It happened as promised. This was the pattern throughout the day. Trip to Phare Amedee was comfortable. Snorkelling was terrific. Lunch provided with a good choice...More

Thank Droumleigh
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

I have travelled extensively and done many tours and can't speak highly enough of my trip with Mary D. Booking was simple online. We were picked up by coach from the Hilton and after a few stops, to the jetty. The boat is spacious and...More

Thank Beachednarwhal
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Excellent day trip. Very speedy transport to the Island, excellent snorkelling, lunch was excellent... prawns,roast beef, fresh tuna steaks, many salads & panacotta, fruit crumble, fresh fruits & wine/water for lunch. All in all very well done . Island paths pretty basic with broken concrete...More

Thank MikeS9655
Reviewed 2 March 2018

Being our first time to New Caledonia and only staying in Noumea, we decided to do this day trip as it would be our only chance to visit one of the islands. While it seems expensive (although my mother and I got great discounts for...More

Thank Morgan A
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

The tour guides were amazing, the food was good for a Buffet(and also what they managed to provide seeming as it’s on an island). The scenery was stunning and the glass bottom boat was awesome. However was just disappointing that we did not end up...More

Thank Caitlyn S
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Took this tour from our cruise. We had a nice boat ride over to the island and some very nice tour guides. Once at the Island we did a glass bottom boat ride, were we seen turtles, a sting ray and lots of fish. After...More

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22 April 2018|
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Response from Droumleigh | Reviewed this property |
The prices are likely to change so keeping an eye on the website would be important. Hiring snorkeling equipment is possible on the island. I’m sure the cruise line will be able to book once your on board.
Alana C
10 September 2017|
Response from Maurice F | Reviewed this property |
When we cruised thru on Royal Caribbean this tour was not offered. Probably because the tour boat got back after 5pm.
4 March 2016|
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Response from TravelinSuz | Reviewed this property |
FYI you posted a question to general public not the business. This looks like a question for the company. Btw my hubby n I did this last year and it was a highlight of our trip.