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Noumea Noumea Aquarium Excursion Reviews

Noumea Noumea Aquarium cruise excursion
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Kids will love a visit to the city's state-of-the-art aquarium, which displays a wide variety of sea creatures. Noumea's aquarium is home to unique marine life like a live nautilus, a prehistoric mollusk species that boasts a beautiful shell.
Member Image kayzeebobs
1 review
Jul 2015
Whilst it was a nice aquarium it was quite small. The 45 mins we had there was ample. We were then taken to Lemon Bay provided with a sandwich and drink and left to stroll around. Unfortunately it wasn't a very sunny day and the hour and a half there was a bit much. Luckily we walked a ways and found a nice café for coffee.
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Provider: Carnival Cruise Line
Member Image Pamela J
1 review
Apr 2015
We thoroughly enjoyed the tour. The Aquarium was very good, and we loved the variety of exhibits there. The turtle exhibit was excellent. The tour leader was very good.
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Provider: Holland America Line
Member Image Bomberdiva
1 review
Mar 2015
Great aquarium except we missed the turtles as they were outside and this wasn't signed very well. Great to see all the fish we were seeing during snorkelling and learn all the names.
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Provider: Royal Caribbean International
Member Image storm0429
4 reviews
Jun 2014

We arrived in Noumea on a Sunday and wanted to go to the Aquarium. I was told by the Shore Excursion staff that the Aquarium closed on Sundays and only opened for the Cruise Tours. This was not the case and I was not happy. As a result we had a rushed visit through the Aquarium which was disappointing. We plan to go back on our own next time.

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Provider: Carnival Cruise Line
Member Image Determined34
3 reviews
Dec 2013

We know that excursions are not value for money and this one is a prime example. Save you money and use local taxi or buses to find a beach to snorkel. The aquarium was hot and humid and small, although it had displays of the fish that could be found in the lagoon.

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Provider: Carnival Cruise Line

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