Discover the largest and most diverse of the Loyalty Islands, Lifou! Immaculate beaches, precipitous cliffs, deep forests, immense caves... the variety of scenery in this beautiful island are echoed in the open and enterprising nature of its inhabitants. They will be happy to welcome and share with you the wealth of their traditions and history. Once you’ve got your own set of wheels, all you need to do is head out and explore Lifou’s coasts, crenelated with long, deep bays, gracefully links long white-sand beaches, cliffs cut out of the old reef and magically coloured banks of coral. You also can meet the locals, go diving or explore the interior of the island, a vast plain built on the old lagoon, covered with dense tropical forest suitable for hiking.

Drehu Village Lifou - Loyalty Islands Package

Fully Inclusive Private Tour

Duration : 8 DAYSPrice : FROM $1990Country : NEW CALEDONIA
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Peng beach © DESTINATION ÎLES LOYAUTÉ / Ducandas
Qanono church © DESTINATION ÎLES LOYAUTÉ / DucandasHotel Drehu Village © DESTINATION ÎLES LOYAUTÉ / DucandasJokin cliffs © DESTINATION ÎLES LOYAUTÉ / DucandasTraditional huts, Luecila © DESTINATION ÎLES LOYAUTÉ / DucandasNOUVATA HOTELBeach Bungalow © DESTINATION ÎLES LOYAUTÉ / Ducandas

Discover the largest and most diverse of the Loyalty Islands, Lifou! Immaculate beaches, precipitous cliffs, deep forests, immense caves... the variety of scenery in this beautiful island are echoed in the open and enterprising nature of its inhabitants. They will be happy to welcome and share with you the wealth of their traditions and history. Once you’ve got your own set of wheels, all you need to do is head out and explore Lifou’s coasts, crenelated with long, deep bays, gracefully links long white-sand beaches, cliffs cut out of the old reef and magically coloured banks of coral. You also can meet the locals, go diving or explore the interior of the island, a vast plain built on the old lagoon, covered with dense tropical forest suitable for hiking.

Included in the price

  • Return economy airfares to Noumea with Aircalin including 23kg of luggage, snacks and beverages
  • Airline taxes and fuel surcharges
  • 1 night pre- and 2 nights post-stay in a Standard Room at Nouvata Hotel
  • 4 night's accommodation staying in a Garden Bungalow at Drehu Village
  • Return domestic airfares from Noumea Magenta to Lifou airport with Air Caledonie including 20kg of checked luggage
  • Return airport transfers
  • BONUS - Discounted rates - Save over $200!
  • BONUS - Free Use of snorkelling gear while on Lifou
  • BONUS - Buffet breakfast daily at Nouvata Parc Hotel

Day 1: Australia - Noumea

Fly from Australia to Nouméa. You’ll arrive at Tontouta International airport and make the 45 minute transfer to your hotel in Nouméa. Once settled in, why not get out into the city and try sampling the food? With around 140 world class restaurants and cafes to choose from, featuring food from every region of France, you’ll be spoilt for choice. In Noumea, you will be staying at Le Nouvata Hotel which is located opposite the beach and in proximity to numerous restaurants, café and boutiques, le Nouvata is ideally located for those in search of a beach-side retreat. All rooms located over 3 levels are very spacious and offer an exceptional view over the pool or the sea. These comfortable and welcoming rooms have cane furnishings which add to the tropical ambiance. Night at Nouvata Parc Hotel (Superior room)

Day 2: Noumea - Lifou

Fly from Noumea to Lifou (40 min). On Lifou, you will be staying in the only three-star hotel which is located on Chateaubriand Bay. It offers the most convenient place for your stay in this dream island with hotel restaurant opening every day. Minibus tours are available for exploring the south and north of the island. Hotel also offers bikes for guest to rent. Night at Drehu Village Hotel (Garden Bungalow)

Day 3 to Day 5: Lifou

Days at leisure. Nights at Drehu Village Hotel (Garden Bungalow)

Day 6: Lifou - Noumea

Fly from Lifou to Noumea. Night at Nouvata Parc Hotel (Superior room)

Day 7: Noumea

Day at leisure.

Day 8: Noumea - Australia

Leisure by your own before to say farewell to this magical country and to be transferred to Tontouta International Airport for your homeward flight.

Nouméa

Nouméa

The capital of New Caledonia, Noumea is a little piece of France in the middle of the Coral Sea. With its French Riviera atmosphere and its luxury boutiques, Noumea deserves this title without a doubt. However, this sprawling city has a thousand other facets that make it the capital of the Pacific, with mixed cultural influences. Founded in 1860, Noumea blends together heritage, entertainment and leisure activities.
Lifou - Loyalty Islands

Lifou - Loyalty Islands

Discover the largest and most diverse of the Loyalty Islands, Lifou! Immaculate beaches, precipitous cliffs, deep forests, immense caves... the variety of scenery in this beautiful island are echoed in the open and enterprising nature of its inhabitants. They will be happy to welcome and share with you the wealth of their traditions and history. Once you’ve got your own set of wheels, all you need to do is head out and explore Lifou’s coasts, crenelated with long, deep bays, gracefully links long white-sand beaches, cliffs cut out of the old reef and magically coloured banks of coral. You also can meet the locals, go diving or explore the interior of the island, a vast plain built on the old lagoon, covered with dense tropical forest suitable for hiking. Discovering the spirit of the Loyalty Islands begins in Lifou… 
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$1990

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Add a Half Day Lifou Island Tour from $69 per person
Add Buffet Breakfast from $33 per person per day
Add a Rental Car Hire on Lifou from $99 per day
Add Return Airport Transfers on Lifou from $39 per person
Upgrade to a Beach Bungalow on Lifou from $65 per person

Information
 
Details on flights Nouméa / Lifou / Nouméa for this package: 20 kg luggage maximum per person.
International flights are with Air Calin and include 7kgs of hand luggage and 23kgs of checked luggage.  

Terms and Conditions
Prices are in AUD, subject to availability at time of booking and for new bookings only.The above prices are per person twin-share and valid for travel until 31 March 2018.Air surcharges apply during Australian school holidays.Free nights & discounts are already included in costs. All prices are subject to change at any time without notice.Conditions, amendment and cancellation fees apply. Travel insurance is strongly recommended.