New Caledonia

Cruise to New Caledonia & the South Pacific

New Caledonia is a jewel in the Pacific where you’ll find more than an astonishingly beautiful aquatic wonderland. On a P&O to New Caledonia cruise, there are four amazing ports to explore, from caves to corals to French cafes, and a whole universe to discover when you dive under the azure water. It’s a truly diverse destination worthy of exploration for families, couples, friends and everyone.

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Why you'll love a P&O cruise to New Caledonia

At P&O we’ve spent a lifetime exploring and discovering the South Pacific. We’ve been cruising there for over 86 years - so long we’re practically locals. Choose from a great range of departures from Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne and Auckland ranging from 6 - 16 nights. New Caledonia is a marvel of natural and cultural wonders, right in our backyard - and we can’t wait to take you there.

Visiting Ports

Isle Of Pines

A favourite cruise ship destination for over 30 years, the Isle of Pines is a true natural wonder and famous for its protected natural aquarium. Bursting with marine life and blessed with scenic landscapes and spectacular rock formations that make it unlike any other destination in the world.


Lovely Lifou is rich in cultural experiences. Take a shore tour into a village to meet a local chieftain or discover a spectacular landscape of forests, grottoes, stark cliff faces and hidden beaches. Jinek Bay, one of the Pacific’s best reefs, offers multicoloured fish and coral aplenty to snorkellers and swimmers. READ MORE


With a proud Melanesian heritage reaching back thousands of years, friendly French speaking locals, towering cliffs, crystal water and whitesand beaches, rustic Maré offers a genuine cultural experience with a French twist, stunning landscapes and reef colours you won’t see anywhere else in the world. READ MORE


The South Pacific’s most cosmopolitan city is also its most French. Take a shore tour and be treated to authentic French crêpes, baguettes, croissants and cheeses. Once you tear yourself away from the table, Noumea is also famed for its gorgeous beaches, beautiful bays and oh-so-chic shops. Ooh la la! READ MORE

Book your South Pacific cruise today

Ready for your trip to paradise? Check out our stunning range of cruises to New Caledonia and the Pacific Islands below:

  • Pacific Island Hopper
  • Discover Vanuatu
  • Bounty Discovery
  • A Taste of New Caledonia
  • Explore the Loyalty Islands
  • Fiji Adventure
  • Fiji Explorer
  • Christmas Cruise
  • New Year’s Eve Cruise

Cruises To New Caledonia

Cruises To South Pacific

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