Fishing and Cruises in Vanuatu
A Practical Guide to Vanuatu Fishing and
In Vanuatu, the water is an integral
part of life. Fishing is more than mere sport for the majority of islanders, it is a means of putting food on the
table. Thankfully, the pristine waters around this archipelago are rich in a wide diversity of fish and sea life.
In addition, you'll find that cruises offer you a great way to get to know the area, by exploring the waters,
lagoons, inlets and caves. Vanuatu fishing and cruises are also big tourist draws to the area and the locals are
more than happy to supply their expertise for both endeavors.
You'll find a wide variety of fishing boats available for charter.
Blue marlin is the fish for which the area is famed; however, you'll find many other species, as well. Black marlin
can be caught year round, as can striped marlin, mahi mahi, yellow fin tuna and wahoo. You'll find that you can
charter half-day, single-day, multi-day and even overnight trips with many of the local companies and Vanuatu fishing charter operators. Several
operations are owned by expatriates from Australia, New Zealand and even the US. Local fishing guides are
available, as well.
|Going fishing, Vanuatu style, in the morning, near
in Mele Village, just outside of Port Vila.
pristine waters around these incredible islands is an excellent way to enjoy your tropical getaway. You will find
that there are hundreds of charter yachts, sailboats and more available for your enjoyment. Most Vanuatu cruise
charters also offer exploration during your trip. Single-day trips will usually feature a limited selection of
cruising, diving and exploring. However, you can
charter overnight trips and multi-day trips aboard ships equipped with sleeping facilities. These will allow you to
explore lagoons and hidden coves. You'll also find tidal caves ripe for exploring, many rich with cave paintings
from early islanders.
|You can charter a yacht or a sailing boat in Vanuatu,
or join a group
for a day or night cruise, available from Port Vila or some of
You'll find you can picnic on some of the deserted islands in the area, explore verdant jungles and snorkel some of the world's most
beautiful reefs. Cruising and exploring will also help you get away from the hustle and bustle of cities like Port Vila.
Regardless of whether you choose to enjoy some sport fishing or go in
search of areas to explore, you'll find that the area's beauty makes a lasting imprint on you. This can truly be a
life changing vacation, allowing you to experience the true beauty and tranquility of these exotic islands. Vanuatu
should be your choice for vacation enjoyment and a broad range of activities.