The most popular of the Vanuatu islands for
The Vanuatu archipelago, which is located about a thousand miles from
the coast of Australia, continues to be popular vacation spots for tourists who arrive from all around the country.
Each of the islands is beautiful, a paradise just waiting for someone to come along and explore.
Some of the 83 islands seem completely untouched by humankind. Other
islands are destinations for countless tourists every year. A few of the
most popular islands for visitors are Moso Island, Espiritu Santo, Tanna, and
If you like tranquility, you will find smaller
islands, like Moso and Lelepa ideal for exploring.
The island of Moso is located off the north coast of Efate, where it creates what
is known as Havanna Harbor, along with Lelepa Island. There are no cars or roads on the island, and it is a very tranquil
place. You will find two villages on the island, Sunae and Tassiriki.
In Tassiriki is a rather popular turtle preserve, and there is a small
tour business located in Sunae. On the western side of the island, which is well known for the spectacular
diving, is the Tranquility Dive and Resort.
Island is a popular destination for adventure tourists and has a variety of places for vacationers to
stay, including bungalows and guesthouses. The island is home to Mount Yasur, the most active
volcano on any of the Vanuatu islands. You will also find plenty of great opportunities for hiking and
This is the largest of the islands, and the city of
Luganville is the second largest city in Vanuatu. It has some of the best diving sites – it boasts the
SS President Coolidge, which is the largest, intact diving wreck in the world, as well as the USS
Tucker, a destroyer. Santo Island
is one of the best places to experience the authentic culture of Vanuatu and still have all the amenities you
|Espiritu Santo island has many diving sites, including
underwater ship and
plain wrecks, left over from the WWII.
Port Vila, the capital of Vanuatu, is
located on Efate Island. It is on Efate that
most of the tourists come and stay for vacation, and it has the most amenities. Even those who wish to visit a
number of the other islands often stop in Port Vila to make arrangements. Like all of the Vanuatu islands, Efate is
beautiful and tropical.
These are only the most visited of the islands. Certainly, you may
wish to visit more than just this handful of islands while on your Vanuatu vacation and you should explore to your