Noumea Tourism

Nouméa (French pronunciation: ​[numeˈa]) is the capital city of the French special collectivity of New Caledonia. It is situated on a peninsula in the south of New Caledonia's main island, Grande Terre, and is home to the majority of the island's European, Polynesian (Wallisians, Futunians, Tahitians), Indonesian, and Vietnamese populations, as well as many Melanesians, Ni-Vanuatu and Kanaks that work in one of the South Pacific's most industrialised cities. The city lies on a protected deepwater harbour which serves as the chief port for New Caledonia. At the August 2014 census, there were 179,509 inhabitants in the metropolitan area of Greater Nouméa (French: agglomération du Grand Nouméa), 100,237 of whom lived in the city (commune) of Nouméa proper. 66.8% of the population of New Caledonia live in Greater Nouméa, which covers the communes of Nouméa, Le Mont-Dore, Dumbéa and Païta.

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Noumea in New Caledonia offers a unique experience to travellers. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

Noumea is an affair to remember, follow this apt itinerary of the place and return home with a bunch of memories.

The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Noumea

  • Know the pollution level of Noumea before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 31.25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 75 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 31.25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 31.25 (Low)
  • How safe is Noumea for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Noumea.

    • Burglary and Theft 62.5 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 62.5 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 87.5 (Very High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 87.5 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 87.5 (Very High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 87.5 (Very High)
    • Attacks 87.5 (Very High)
    • Drug offense 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 37.5 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during night 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 100 (Very High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 87.5 (Very High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 100 (Very High)
    • Safety Index 15.44 (Very Low)
    • Climate Index 94.73 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 60.78 (High)
    • Health Care Index 69.44 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.12 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Noumea

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.35 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.43 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 88.86 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 85.69 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 104.73 USD

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