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Isle of Pines

Ile Des Pins, New Caledonia
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Day trip

Stopped at Isle of Pines as part of our cruise day trip. Not much to do other than sit on the beach... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2018
nipper73
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South Australia, Australia
via mobile
Simply stunning

We spent a day here as part of a stop on a cruise ship. I loved it! The beaches were crystal clear... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2018
Kristy Lee M
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Adelaide, Australia
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“market stalls” (2 reviews)
“pacific jewel” (2 reviews)
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Ile Des Pins, New Caledonia
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Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

Stopped at Isle of Pines as part of our cruise day trip. Not much to do other than sit on the beach and swim and snorkel. A few gazebos set up with locals selling items such as bags and sarongs. Only food available to buy...More

1  Thank nipper73
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Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

We spent a day here as part of a stop on a cruise ship. I loved it! The beaches were crystal clear, white sand, the greenery was lush and the people were lovely! We will definitely visit again. Full of rich culture and gorgeous views....More

Thank Kristy Lee M
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

Beautiful Island, friendly locals, great selection of market stalls. Fabulous beaches, great for snorkeling & swimming. Awesome way to relax, check out the beachfront bars and cafes overlooking the sea.

Thank Adrienne F
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Great place for snorkelling or just relaxing on the beach. French colonial outpost with friendly melanesian locals who have market stalls on ship days. Sarongs, souvenirs etc and limited food and drink. You will definitely need reef shoes to go in the water here, or...More

1  Thank Tootone56
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

My family and I came to the Isle of Pines when our cruise (Carnival Legend) stopped there. I found Isle of Pines to be a beautiful place with nice friendly people. I would definitely return.

Thank aprad140303
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Reviewed 3 February 2018

Got off the Pacific Jewel to an island that is simply stunning.Did a private tour which was exactly the same as the P&O tour because we followed them,for half the price. Cant really fault this place,has something for everyone whether it be swimming,snorkeling,sightseeing or just...More

1  Thank Peter W
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Arrived via P&O Jewel - for the day. What an amazing place. Stunning beaches, beautiful clear water If you love snorking then this is the place to go... turtles and so many tropical fish. Sand is like powder. Make a great sandcastle. Would love to...More

Thank Robynne I
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Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

It was beautiful on arrival but it got better, the snorkelling was amazing, it found you! the sands like powder, with food stalls and shady grass to lay on

Thank Cherina W
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Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

Beautiful and almost untouched in some respects. No signs of commercialism although I imagine they get loads of tourists. We came in on a cruise and found a lovely walking track alongside the beach. Local people run a small amount of boutiques that sell simples...More

Thank fredamy65
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Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

Arranged by email a private tour for our family of 6 . We arrived by tender from the Carnival Spirit and met Leah our guide at the dock. We set off and at every point of interest on the Island Tour Circuit she played a...More

2  Thank Richard H
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