Travel to Vanuatu if you dream about a place far away, a place where almost no other people go and where you can live out your hottest Pacific dreams. Vanuatu truly has everything your heart desires: coral reefs, lush jungles, volcanic landscapes and an exotic lifestyle.
This exotic island state, quite a way east of Australia, is the epitome of tropical beauty. Vanuatu's capital is called Port Vila and is located on the island of Efate, here you can enjoy an exotic holiday with views of magnificent lagoons from the hotel room, and cozy restaurants that entices with exciting dishes. Perhaps the best thing in Vanuatu is that people here are so welcoming and happy. They will gladly show you their country.
The 83 islands of Vanuatu
Vanuatu consists of 83 mountainous islands, located in the Pacific Ocean. There are more than 1700 km. to Australia, otherwise some of the closest neighbors are Fiji and the Solomon Islands. The archipelago is a true Pacific paradise and an ideal place to stop on the journey between New Zealand and the United States or vice versa. Here are white sand beaches, crystal clear water and a relaxed, quiet lifestyle that no visitor can escape.
Great food and perfect diving when you travel to Vanuatu
Yes, a trip to Vanuatu is an encounter with a true paradise, and it's even so much more than that. Vanuatu is also the place where you will find excellent culinary experiences, a wreck of a luxury liner, not far from the shore with perfect diving conditions. You can also the world's most accessible active volcano.
Snorkelling in Vanuatu
Vanuatu has a lot to offer, for example snorkelling in the crystal clear water. The perfect place to do this is on an islands named Hideaway Island. Here you can also amuse yourself with visiting another extraordinary Vanuatu attraction: an underwater post office!
Active volcanos and mysterious crater lakes in Vanuatu
Aforementioned volcano, reportedly the most accessible in the world, is called Mount Yasur. This 361 meter high volcano is constantly active and smoldering, just as several other volcanoes in Vanuatu. A trip to Yasur can easily be arranged in Vanuatu.
One of the more remote islands in Vanuatu is Aoba or Amba Iceland, which is largely made up of mysterious, misty forests and a series of equally mysterious and beautiful crater lakes in several colors. This place is not easily accessible, but certainly worth the effort on the trip to Vanuatu.
Travel to Port Vila - the capital of Vanuatu
Vanuatu's capital Port Vila on the island of Efate is the center of the country's tourism. It's a nice and pleasant place with lots of colonial charm, good restaurants and beautiful views of the surrounding lagoons from almost every hotel room.
Near Port Vila you can try abseiling from waterfalls, parasailing over the coast, explore fascinating caves with stalactites and much more.