Cruising Guide and Sailing Charts to Lifou New Caledonia

Lifou is the largest of the Loyalty Islands, located an overnight sail from Noumea and from Port Vila, Vanuatu.

Foreign yachts must clear in at Noumea before sailing to Lifou unless they are part of a rally - like the Down Under Rally - with prior arrangements for clearance.

The Cruising Guide to New Caledonia has high resolution photocharts and sailing directions for every anchorage in Lifou. You will see exactly where to anchor with precise sailing directions, GPS coordinates, depths, reefs, nav aids and lights, and even nearby treks ashore, shops and fuel service stations.


Navigation chart of Lifou in the Loyalty Islands from the Rocket Cruising Guide to New Caledonia.

In the companion Rocket Travel Guide to New Caledonia you will find where to rent a car, available tours, interesting places to visit, the contact details and location of the dive operator, cultural requirements, restaurants and accommodations.