New Caledonia is a dependent French territory that contains multiple islands in the South Pacific. New Caledonia’s stunning lagoon is among the largest in the world and is rich with marine life. Just some of New Caledonia’s various tourist offerings are: palm-lined beaches, amazing French food including mountaintop fondue in chalets, snorkeling, camping, and more. The main island of Grand Terre is surrounded by a massive barrier reef and known as a fantastic location for scuba diving. In Nouméa, the capital, you will find luxury shopping & French influenced restaurants.