Popular Tours on Efate Island
Many people who come to Vanuatu stay on the island of Efate. This seems to be one of the most
tourist friendly places in the world, and there is always something great for travellers to do. You will find
a beautiful blend of cultures – Chinese, French, English, and Melanesian as well as a beautiful land. As soon as
you set foot on the island, you will understand just why it is such as popular destination.
It would be just about impossible to list all of the things that you
should try to do on your trip to Efate, but the following is a compilation of some of the most popular Efate island
Cascades waterfall provides a great family day
Visit the Cascades Waterfall for beautiful tropical scenery and a natural pool in which the kids
can relax and cool down. It is about a fifteen to twenty minute drive outside of Port Vila and worth the trip even
if you have to take a taxi.
Cascades are an ideal spot for the whole family to escape daily heat,
either by cooling down in its cascaded pools, or going bushwalking along the fall.
'Round the Island' Tour
One of the "must" Efate tours. You can get one of the 'Round the
Island' Tours from a number of locations. This tour will take just about the whole day. You travel all around the
island, from the town of Port Vila to some of the more rural and secluded places on the island.
Your guide will tell you all about the culture of the islands as well
as its history. If you want to get a good idea about the way life is in the islands, then you should definitely
take this tour.
Ekasup Cultural Village Tour
A tour of a traditional village will give you insight into how the
native people of the islands live. You can learn about their culture, their history, their rituals, and their
medicines. It is a very enlightening tour. Some local food and refreshments are served.
|Taking aerial tours with a small plane is a thrilling
way to explore all that
Vanuatu islands have to offer.
Perhaps the best way to get an overview (literally) of the island is
to take an aerial tour. By heading to the air, you can see the tropical jungles, waterfalls, volcanoes, and
coastlines in a way that you wouldn’t be able to on foot. It is a thrilling way to experience the island and see
many hidden spots from the air.
Of course, one of the main reasons people come to Efate is to
experience all the great water activities
available. From sailing and snorkeling to scuba diving and kayaking, there is never a shortage of water
You will likely find dozens of other great things to do all around
the island of Efate. The most important thing to do is have a great time.