New Caledonia is a well-established travel destination, which means getting from A to B is relatively easy. Make sure you leave yourself some time to discover the incredible range of scenic and cultural wonders the region offers. Examples of places within a relatively short distance of Yate are Ouen Island, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the northeast, and Noumea, 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the east.
Drop into New Caledonia's historic archeological sites, it's a good way to explore the region's rich history. For an outdoor cultural activity that the whole family will enjoy, take the time to head to the region's fascinating farms, lighthouses and gardens.
Paragliding is the perfect activity for those hoping to connect with their the dare-devil within. Discover New Caledonia's beautiful waterways. Sailing and wind surfing are just two of the most popular ways to exercise here.
Often, a region's true personality can be found in the flavors and aromas of its kitchens. Commonly used ingredients in New Caledonia are sweet potatoes and yams. Of course, no vacation in this region would be finished without tasting civet de rousette (bat stew) and huitres de paletuviers (small mangrove oysters). Those who can always find room for more, can try mint chocolate mousse, a great way to complete your New Caledonia dining experience. Visitors who don't consume alcohol will can order coconut milk, a regional favorite.
When it is time to pack up and say "Au revoir / À bientôt" to Yate, you'll have loads of happy memories to take home.