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New Caledonia

New Caledonia: Island Paradise

Situated 1400 kilometers northeast of Australia, New Caledonia, also known as Kanaky, is a tropical paradise comprised of 140 islands. This French territory boasts one of the largest lagoons on the planet, offering pristine beaches, lush forests, and vibrant coral reefs.

New Caledonia’s biodiversity is extraordinary, with over 20,000 marine species and unique wildlife found nowhere else on Earth. The islands’ sustainability efforts are evident in their protected natural habitats, making it an ideal destination for eco-conscious travelers. Visitors can enjoy swimming, snorkeling, kayaking, and hiking through ancient forests.

The blend of French and Melanesian cultures creates a unique experience, from practicing your French to indulging in Paris-quality pastries. New Caledonia’s eco-friendly approach ensures a memorable and responsible travel experience, perfect for reconnecting with nature.


New Caledonia

Country France (Overseas territory)
Region Oceania

New Caledonia

New Caledonia 
Currency: CFP Franc (XPF)
Language: French
Weather Climate: Tropical climate with warm temperatures year-round
Major Airport: La Tontouta International Airport (NOU)
Time from Sydney by flight: Approximately 3 hours
Time Zone: New Caledonia Time (NCT)
New Caledonia Tourism

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