New Caledonia is a French territory that consists of a considerable number of islands. New Caledonia is famous for its charming palm-lined beaches where you can go diving and snorkeling. At 24000 sq.-km, New Caledonia’s lagoon is considered the largest in the world. Its biodiversity is exceptionally high as it’s home to thousands of marine species. Enjoy a stroll in the walkways of Coconut Palm Square. You can also visit the Tjibaou Cultural Center to immerse yourself in the Kanak culture that’s part of the country’s heritage. A vacation in New Caledonia would be a truly unique one!
What plug sockets are used in the New Caledonia?
In New Caledonia the plug sockets used are type C / F, the following pictures show the outlets and plugs needed. When travelling from the UK you will need an adapter for types C / F.
If you’re after an adapter we would suggest looking into this Multi purpose travel adapters.
Please do double check that it meets your needs.
What voltage & frequency is used in New Caledonia?
In New Caledonia, the standard voltage is 220 V and the frequency is 50 Hz. This means you will be able to use all of your normal appliances in New Caledonia as the voltage is exactly the same as in the UK, making your journey much easier. On this note, it is important to make sure you do check your appliances to confirm this is the case. Many appliances can be used across the world as they include a converter, this will be noted on the label showing ‘INPUT 100-240V, 50/60Hz’ meaning it can be used anywhere in the world. Most products such as laptop chargers, tablet chargers, cameras, phones, and toothbrushes are included in this category, but please do a double check.
Recommended plugs, adaptors & gadgets
We have provided some recommendations for a multi-purpose adapter as well as some other gadgets you may need such as USB chargers for traveling. Making sure you have the right gear is a must! Please double check the product on Amazon before ordering.