Location:     NOUMEA
Departure Point:    Cruise ship terminal (CITY TERMINAL)

   3 500 XPF (from 40 AUD / 31 USD )  per ADULT 

   2 500 XPF (from 29 AUD / 22 USD )  per CHILD 

Duration:    4 HOURS  


   10.30 AM to 2.30 PM      


Min pax required

   8 pers 
Max pax    150 pers 

Extra cost:

  Sandwciches & drinck = 1 500 XPF (from 17 AUD / 13 USD)


Escapade island is a small coral atoll just 20 mn by our water taxi from Noumea (cruise ship Terminal) .



Sail away to paradise aboard a high speed water taxi with a capacity of 12 passengers.

Take in the views of the shimmering beaches of Baie de Orphelinat and heading towards Baie des Citrons. Continue around DUCK ISLAND and across ocean waves before arriving to ESCAPADE  ISLAND. 

Our Water Taxi are adapted for the New Caledonie lagoon. Can be the RED, YELLOW ou GREEN WATER TAXI who will bring you to ESCAPADE ISLAND...



At Escapade Island, crystal clear waters and beautiful white sand beach await you and welcome you to this little piece of paradise, a natural protected marine park. You will marvel at the multicoloured coral, the beautifully clear turquoise water and all the tropical fish swimming around the island. Swim with the turtles all year round, snorkel all year round without stinger suits in this unique, protected reef island.

Amazing water visibility year round  

Things to do" are very diverse on Escapade Island ranging from just lying on the beach or by the luxury pool looking at the horizon, to going on a fun banana boat ride, trying a 30 mn jetski ride to the reef, going on a relaxing tour on a aqua cylcle, joining a line fishing tour, or simply discovering the atoll on a canoe.


Our package includes water taxi. Sandwiches & drinks are extra cost.

Please not water activites (rent a kayak, jet ski) are extra and need to be paid on the day of the tour.

Snorkelling equipment are not included.  Snorkeling is available for hire or purchase onboard your ship. 

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.


Contact us by mail for receive your quotation: contact@daloceancharter.nc

We just need arrival & departure time of your cruise ship, numbers of passengers, we will come back to you with a quote and all the information request.. 





- You are a CRUISERS (P&O cruise, Carnival, Royal Caribbean cruise).... Departure point at City Ship Terminal (150 meters).

-You are HOTEL GUESTS  staying in Noumea (Meridien Hotel, Chateau Royal, Hilton, La promenade, Nouvata, Escapade Hotel...). Departure point at CHATEAU ROYAL BEACH in front of the Chateau Royal hotel swimming pool. Only a few minutes walk from all the hotels.

                                                                                                  NOUMEA (NEW CALEDONIA)                                                    


    Choice your departure between:

   - CRUISE SHIP TERMINAL if you are a cruiser

   - CHATEAU ROYAL Beach if you are stayinging in a hotel in Noumea 

   - ESCAPADE PONTOON if you are staying at Escapade Hotel

Price per pers

   4 500 XPF (60 AUD /47 USD ) 


   6 hours 



   9 AM to 3 PM 


Min pax required

   1 pers 
Max pax per boat    20 pers 




    - snorkel instructions to find turtles

   - snorkel equipment


Sail away to paradise aboard a sailing catamaran with a capacity of 20 passengers:



 Let’s go to discover a wild side island from Noumea called "SIGNAL SLAND"


SIGNAL ISLAND is the largest true coral cay 244 hectares (603 acres) on the New Caledonia south lagoon with 13,5 hectares (34 acres) surrounding reef, just 30 mn by our water taxi from Noumea (cruise ship Terminal). This uninhabited Tropical Island surrounded by pristine white sands beach is often compared to Whitehaven beach in the whithsundays (Australia).

You will don't find any cruise ship customer on this Island, the cruise ship crowds take the "Hop on - Hop off" and go to Duck Island. You can find 300 pers on Duck Island, and wait 1 hour to take the water taxi.

DUCK ISLAND is surrounded by coral reef beach, no sandy beach, it's why you need deck chair.


SIGNAL ISLAND and his magical coral fringed lagoon is the perfect location to explore New Caledonia's Southern lagoon first hand. You don't need deck chair.

SIGNAL ISLAND reef is home to over 1300 varieties of tropical fish and 350 species of colourful hard ans soft coral.The reef is a protected green zone and has never been fished and therefore offers an abundance of large and rare marine life.

Swim with the turtles at Signal Island, snorkel all year round without stinger suits in this unique, protected reef island. 




 9 AM: departure from the cruise ship terminal to SIGNAL ISLAND, with the sailing catamaran. This tour is reserved for peoples under 70 years old and in good physical condition. 

 10.30 AM: land on SIGNAL ISLAND


From 10.30 AM to 1.30 PM: enjoy white sand beaches and Swim with the turtle. 

To be able to appreciate this excursions and to put all the chances on your side to see turtles: you must be experienced swimmer (comfortable in the water, know how to swim long enough). If not, you can even see colored coral and little fishes.


1.30 PMcome back to Noumea .

3 PMarrival at City ship terminal


It will be better if you can take you own snorkeling gears. We can provide you snorkeling gears and floating noodles if you ask us.


Price is 4 500 XPF  (60 AUD - 47 USD) per pers.

Free of charge for kids under 2 years old. 

Contact us by mail for booking:  contact@daloceancharter.nc

We just need arrival & departure time of your cruise ship, numbers of passengers, we will come back to you with procedure to book and all the information request..

If you are staying in hotel, we just need the date, name of your hotel, numbers of passengers, we will come back to you with a quote and all the information request..


We guarantee you to be back minimum 1 hour before your Cruise Ship departure, there is no risk to missing your cruise. In case of technical problem, we have many Water Taxi available to pick you up on your boat and bring you back on time at Cruise Ship Terminal.