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Great views over the bay. A romantic place for couples. I witnessed a couple getting engaged up... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tracey B
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The climb may be a bit much for elderly or children but WOW what a view! Make sure you take your... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Daniel D
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  • Average7%
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“minute walk” (7 reviews)
“small church” (5 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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New Caledonia
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"worth the climb"
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"minute walk"
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"small church"
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"views are amazing"
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"steep steps"
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"the cliff"
in 5 reviews
"overlooking the sea"
in 2 reviews
"main feature"
in 2 reviews
"cruise ship"
in 11 reviews
"old church"
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"an easy walk"
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"the main reason"
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"worth the effort"
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"nice walk"
in 2 reviews
"take your time"
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"jinek bay"
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"butterflies"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great views over the bay. A romantic place for couples. I witnessed a couple getting engaged up there.

Thank Tracey B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The climb may be a bit much for elderly or children but WOW what a view! Make sure you take your camera. Seating available up top.

Thank Daniel D
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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

This was my 4th visit to Lifou & walking to the top of a peak to visit Notre Dame de Lourdes is a must & we have done so every visit. There is a small Chapel at the top which is cute but the panoramic...More

Thank JazminJade
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Reviewed 23 April 2018

Definitely worth a visit for the views alone. The views are amazing and definitely worth the climb. Not for those with walking difficulties. Strange place for a church on headland

Thank DavidGA986
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Reviewed 23 April 2018

It is well worth the climb to get a great view of the bay and Lifou. It is quite a steep climb. The church itself is quite minimalist.

Thank Lee S
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Reviewed 22 April 2018

An old church atop a mountain, the main reason for the climb is the view, particularly of whatever ship you're on. It is a fairly steep climb with lots of stairs (uneven in size and texture) so definitely not one for those with any mobility...More

Thank Novocastrian_Ash
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

The chapel high on a promontory overlooking the ocean sort of draws you to it. The statue of Mary on the chapel is strikingly tall. After several weeks at sea a nice walk on solid ground sounds good too. The flowers, shrubs, and trees along...More

2  Thank Flyfreemark
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Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

The view from this church over the island was fantastic the many steps we’re difficult but the view was worth the effort.

Thank Vacation-Advocates
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Reviewed 7 January 2018

Arrived in Lifou on P&O cruise. Took tender boat to the Island. Weather was beautiful. Local people are lovely and welcome. They all set up little stalls offering food, massage and hair binding. Took a short hiking from the jetty to the church on top...More

Thank Jason526
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Reviewed 31 December 2017

Lovely island to visit thousands of butterflies - nice walk from the tender port ( cruise ship ) very hot brink bottle water with you

Thank belfast-jj
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