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Address: Chalet Aquanature | Marina Port Moselle, Noumea, Grand Terre 98800, New Caledonia
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+687 26.40.08
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The guided Snorkeling tour is a swim equipped with fins, mask and snorkel...

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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Kids 10 & 14 and I had great day. We were cruise ship passengers and at no time worried about being back in time as flexible to meet clients needs. Very professional and friendly... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2014
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Sydney
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15 reviews
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Reviewed 16 July 2014

Kids 10 & 14 and I had great day. We were cruise ship passengers and at no time worried about being back in time as flexible to meet clients needs. Very professional and friendly for all levels of experience. Sandwich ordered was massive baguette (scrumptious). My mum chose not to snorkel and happily stayed on boat in sun with book.... More 

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25 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 20 April 2014 via mobile

This is my second trip with Aquanature and again a great experience. My wife and had organised this excursion for our first day of our vacation in Noumea. Unfortunately, the day was not great with some wind and average visibility in the water. However, the team at Aquanature were, per usual, well organised and had picked a site best suited... More 

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3 Thank RichCleez
Auckland
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12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2014

We had a wonderful time with the friendly and professional team of Aquanature. We are not very experienced snorkelers although we have done a day on the Great Barrier Reef. We loved how everything was included in the package including use of wetsuits and gear. And that we had our own guide Valerie and Puzzi (the dog) for our group... More 

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Dunedin, Florida
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62 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2014

I think that the business has been sold since the comments about great for beginners. Part of our problems might have been a rough sea day. I found very little instruction or help for the beginners in our group. For those who have snorkeled before they had a great day. I as a first timer found it very tiring. I... More 

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aquanature, Manager at Aquanature, responded to this review

Dear Richard and Kathy nice to ear you Thank you for your review. I had to remember you because you've been visiting us 4 months ago...I'm very sorry if Kathy didn't feel good on boat but it was a rough day and everybody might be sea sick on that condition even if the boat is a big Catamaran 10 m... More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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29 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2014

Myself and husband on short notice got on a dive trip, he has his PADI Open Water and I do not have any dive qualifications. We thought this would mean that we have to dive completely seperatly however they accomidated us and we were able to share the experience together. What an amazing crew, they know the good spots and... More 

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2 Thank Ben M
Fairfax, Virginia
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4 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 17 March 2014

Great guides led our group to view sealife during our snorkling excursion on a boat that was well equiped, providing everything we needed for a safe trip, including wetsuits fins and snorkling equipment.

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1 Thank Hank632
Romania, Bucharest
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Reviewed 3 March 2014

We went with Aquanature on a half-day snorkeling tour. The guides are marine biologists and they provide a lot of insightful information about the reef and the fish. Groups were of 8 persons maximum and they do both English and French tours. We stopped at two beautiful locations and we saw reef sharks, turtles, octopus, sea snakes, sea cucumber and... More 

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219 reviews
53 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2014

We booked a snorkling excursion with Aquanature when our cruise ship was in Noumea. We went to two different sites and the snorkling was great. Beautiful coral and lots of fish. We had a monitor in front and at the back of our group. It was very safe and easy for beginners and experienced snorklers also. Thank you Frederique and... More 

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Adelaide australia
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Reviewed 4 February 2014

Came off rhapsody of the seas on a Sunday morning. I had booked via email and once at the office all was sorted including lunch. My partner had never snorkelled and I'm a novice. We were put in a small group of 5 with Roberto who was a great guide as was his partner. Saw all sorts of sea life... More 

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Wollongong, Australia
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Reviewed 29 January 2014

I'm giving this a good rating based on previous reviews even though we couldn't go. We were on a cruise ship and had booked for 9 of us. We got up early, were off the ship and walked to the pier where Aquanature were waiting for us. Unfortunately bad seas were forecast, and they were concerned about our safety and... More 

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