New Caledonia is a unique archipelago in the Pacific. You can choose to come and immerse yourself in the core of Kanak culture. To do this, nothing’s better than staying with a tribe. Along the Eastern cost and on the islands, traditions are still very much alive.

Custom and tradition

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  • Tribal custom in New Caledonia

    Tribal custom

    Before venturing into a tribe it’s important to follow custom. This mark of respect takes the form of a small gift, offerings such as money, a sarong for the tribe’s chief. This gesture will open the doors to living in the tribe.

  • Staying in a tribe in New Caledonia

    Tribal life

    What the families welcoming will offer you is sharing their customs, their way of life and know-how during the time of your stay. In the tribe, time stands still. You make friends very quickly and human relationships are simple and generous. You’ll have the chance to sleep in a hut, prepare simple meals and taste Kanak dishes. On the East coast, the cradle of Kanak culture, traditions are the strongest.

  • Kanak dance in New Caledonia

    Tribal island festivals

    The Loyalty Islands let you discover tribal live in the most festive way. The Kanak calendar is marked by harvests, especially of yams, periods of fishing or holidays, always with some relation to nature. The Loyalty Islands have managed to preserve its traditions and will share clan customs during a weekend with vanilla, red snapper or other local products. This is a stay that will not leave you indifferent, with your heart full for having received such a warm welcome. These festivals are an opportunity to discover the region through hikes, fishing parties, braiding and other times of sharing.

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Discover the largest of the Loyalty Islands, Lifou! Immaculate beaches, precipitous cliffs, deep forests, immense caves... the variety of scenery in this beautiful island are echoed in the open and enterprising nature of its inhabitants. They will be happy to welcome and share with you the wealth of their traditions.

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