The nautilus’ perfectly-proportioned chambered shell has fascinated naturalists, physicists and mathematicians for years. Discover the wonder of coral reefs and its inhabitants; angel fish, napoleons, gorgonia, striped fish and fluorescent corals. Head to Les 3 Brasseurs Restaurant and Microbrewery in Lemon Bay for a delicious, light lunch and 1.5 hours free time to swim, mingle with locals or relax with coffee or gelato from a sidewalk cafe, before returning to your ship.
Don't forget your camera, but please note, that there is no flash photography allowed inside the aquarium.
Light lunch will be served at 3 Brasseurs Restaurant and Microbrewery. This will consist of a French baguette sandwich and a soft drink.
This tour is only available on full day calls into Noumea. The gift shop at the aquarium is closed on Mondays.
To make your day as enjoyable as possible, please wear comfortable flat-soled shoes, clothing suited to the weather conditions, a hat and SPF30+ or higher factor sunscreen. Make sure to bring swimmers, a towel, and bottled water.
Time permitting we will stop for free time at the beach.
A limited selection of French baguette sandwiches are available.
Bluebottles are known to occasionally occur in the region during summer.