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Grotte de Hortense

| Iles des Pins, Ile Des Pins, New Caledonia
+687 94.89.15
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A beautiful Natural Place to see

We arrived at the Grotte whilst we were on a 3 hour Island tour and the Grotte was quite a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Alstonville, Australia
Loved this place

This was a very cool place to visit. Looks incredible and interesting history. We toured their with... read more

Reviewed 31 December 2017
Angela B
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“bus tour” (5 reviews)
“short walk” (12 reviews)
| Iles des Pins, Ile Des Pins, New Caledonia
+687 94.89.15
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived at the Grotte whilst we were on a 3 hour Island tour and the Grotte was quite a surprise. The most surprising part is the walk into the area through the rainforest is the many plants stood out...ie large heliconias and gingers. The...More

1  Thank pandkgraham
Reviewed 31 December 2017

This was a very cool place to visit. Looks incredible and interesting history. We toured their with Serena on her private tour and this was the way to do it as she really showed us where it all happened.

Thank Angela B
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Ambling through this amazing path enjoying the magnificent flora when all of a sudden. there it is in front of you...Hard to comprehend how you walk along a meandering path and suddenly confronted by this most amazing enormous cavern. Well worth the visit.

1  Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 15 September 2017

It was a nice short walk in through the forest. The kids had fun looking around a were fantasised by all the coins in the water. You could take a torch and explore deeper if you wanted to. You will need to pay $4 Aust...More

1  Thank craig b
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Fabulous sight to visit. Largest caves we have seen to date with fascinating, beautiful natural formations. A short walk into the caves is through a beautiful rain forest. There is a small entry fee which is well worth paying. A must to visit

Thank Marysems
Reviewed 8 July 2017

So its a big cave and pretty rainforest at front. Good enough for a quick pit stop if you are scootering around the island for 5 minutes.

Thank sydneyslicer
Reviewed 30 June 2017

We visited as part of an Island excursion booked from our hotel. Our driver had really limited english and we were a party of 3 with a driver and co-host. You know the language didn't matter. They worked hard to help us understand and enjoy...More

1  Thank vkwendy
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Visit to caves was an interesting walk from the bus in the light rain. Our guide was knowledgeable and shared the local story of who visited the caves and why

Thank Liz M
Reviewed 19 April 2017

This was a stop on our tour. Was good to see and was an interesting walk, the coins in the river where quaint. Nothing really there except an interesting land formation

Thank Aussie-in-paradise
Reviewed 31 March 2017

My three children and I spent the day on the Isle of Pines as a part of our cruise. We decided to ride a tender boat to the island without booking a shore tour and have a look on our own. Much to our surprise...More

13  Thank Celeste D
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21 March 2017|
Response from Louella C | Reviewed this property |
In my case there were a number of tours running around the bend from the jetty. The tour I went on cost $25 Australian & went for about 2 hours. It went to a number of different places as well. You pay a small donation to go... More