Planning your Holiday
Vanuatu is one of the South Pacific's best adventure holiday destinations with an untainted culture and very traditional Kastom villages to explore. If you're looking for an adventure holiday in Vanuatu, the following resort selections are our favourite bases for exploring this fascinating group of islands.
Without doubt the most exciting island to visit for an adventure holiday is Tanna, a southern island renowned for its village culture as well as Mount Yasur, the world's most accessible active volcano.
Sunrise Bungalows, Tanna Island
A$ 50 - 60
Espiritu Santo is known for its hiking trails and virgin rainforest. There are two Conservation Reserves on the island with good hiking trails and several tour companies offer day trips to visit waterfalls, caves and inland blue holes.
Coral Quays Resort, Luganville, Santo
A$ 169 - 200
Turtle Bay Resort, East Coast, Santo
A$ 105 - 150 per couple / dorm A$ 40
Port Vila & Efate Island
The main island of Efate has established itself as a soft adventure centre with more commercialised tours including zip lines through rainforest, abseiling down waterfalls, 4WD and buggy tours along the coast and horse riding in rural locations. Several small resorts around the island make a pleasant spot for soft adventure holidays.
The Havannah, Port Vila
A$ 470 - 720