Jinek Bay Marine Reserve Pass - AM or PM


Lifou’s Jinek Bay is one of the Pacific Islands’ most pristine marine ecologies. It holds one of the world’s most diverse ranges of coral and more than 2000 fish species. Due to the volume of visitors to its pristine waters, this haven was slowly being destroyed. The local community got together with P&O, to make sure this remains beautiful! The Marine Reserve Pass helps reduce environmental impact, as well as helping locals maintain this priceless attraction. Depart the tender wharf on a short self-guided walk over to Jinek Bay. You’ll be met by the community custodian, who will exchange your ticket for a wristband, giving you access to the water during your allotted time. Read the visitor guidelines as well as a short history on Jinek Bay and the Marine Preservation project upon arrival.
  • Tour Code

    LIF030

  • Location

    Lifou

  • Activity Types

    Snorkeling

  • Experience Types

    Beach & Water

  • Duration

    4 hours

  • Fitness Level

    Good

  • Price

    Adult from $15.99
    Children (12 & under) from $15.99


Photography

Bring your underwatercameras for stunning photographs of the beautiful coral and colourful fish around.

Refreshments

No refreshments available at Jinek Bay. Make sure to bring bottled water.
• Tickets are not available for purchase shore side. Strictly only 100 AM passes & 100 PM passesThis ticket is solely a Marine reserve pass and entering the Jinek Bay Premises is at your own risk. There are about 30 steps on a comfortable wooden staircase with railings on each side to negotiate in order to get into the water. • To make your adventure as enjoyable as possible please wear comfortable flat-soled shoes, clothing suited to the weather conditions, bring a hat, plenty of bio-degradable, reef-friendly sunscreen and bottled water. In order to protect the coral and avoid people stepping on it and breaking it unnecessarily, the use of reef shoes is not allowed at Jinek Bay. • Bluebottles are known to occasionally appear during summer.

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