Shore Excursion Details

Duck Island by Zodiac

Noumea, New Caledonia

Duck Island by Zodiac


  • 3
    hrs Estimate Duration
  • Family Recommended

Zip across the bay on a thrilling zodiac ride and enjoy the brilliant sand and reef waters surrounding tiny Duck Island.

After getting on your lifejacket and safety briefing, embark the 18ft/5.5m semi rigid zodiac for a 20 minute thrill ride to Duck Island. Cruise along your ship then onto the bays of Noumea to your final destination “Duck Island”.

Your skipper will hand you a ticket for a sun chair and umbrella on the island (1 umbrella for 2 chairs). Enjoy approximately 2-hours to swim or snorkel in the shallow waters of this marine reserve with abundant marine life, or just relax. A snack bar and snorkeling equipment are available in the island at an additional cost.

For the snorkelers, there is an underwater trail you can follow. Each numbered buoy marks the path to follow so you can maximize your experience.

At a designated time and spot, your zodiac will be waiting to take you back.

Need to Know:

Note: Children must be 5 years of age or older. Bring swimwear worn under clothing or cover-up; proper sun protection, and towel from the ship; reef shoes are highly recommended. Participants in water activities do so at their own risk and responsibility. Guests are cautioned not to touch or step on the coral reef, or touch any underwater animals for safety and environmental reasons.

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Tours with this activity level involve physical exertion for extended periods of time; can involve uneven or steep terrain or swimming in a light current. Recommended only for physically fit and adventurous travelers.
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