Bush Lovers’ Adventure Weekend

DAY ONE: Efate – Port Vila

Morning/Afternoon: Arrival
Take one of the three airlines that provide service to Vanuatu – Air Vanuatu, Air New Zealand, and Pacific Blue. Upon arrival in Port Vila, get to your accommodations by taxi or airport transfer buses.

Vanuatu possesses a number of excellent restaurants that range in cuisine from Asian fusion to classical French. The seafood, a delectable specialty, is often recommended due to its freshness and flavor. Many of the restaurants are within walking distance. Or, opt for a quiet and relaxing dinner at your hotel or resort.

DAY TWO: Efate – Port Vila

Morning: Bush Walk Tour
Plan to take the “Discovery Bush Walk”. It departs on Thursday and Saturday mornings from 8:30AM to 12PM. Your friendly and informative tour guide, Pascal, will lead you on a true bush escapade. The walk will follow a bubbling creek located in the center of the tropical rainforest. Scenic highlights of the tour include visiting caves, village settlements, cattle farms, the ocean, and a local high school.

Afternoon: Waterfall Tour
The Mele Cascades Waterfall Tour, which runs consistently every day, features a succession of rock pools that wend their way through the fragrant and colourful foliage of the tropical rainforest. Feel your breath catch in your throat when you see the magnificent falls that rush over fifty metres down to the rocks below. The journey begins with a direct pick up from your hotel. In an air conditioned coach, you will relax and soak in local Vanuatu attractions on the twenty minute journey to the Cascades. The tour guide, a local, will point out various places of interest. Be sure to have your camera at the ready. This tour also includes a brief stop at a look-out over Mele Bay and Hideaway Island where you can swim in translucent pools. Local fruits and drinks will sate your appetite and slake your thirst.

DAY TWO: Efate – Port Vila

Morning: Rainforest Trail on Horseback
The tour begins with a prompt departure from your hotel lobby. Upon arrival, opt for a one or two hour horseback ride. Ambling on your experienced steed, you will delight in the lush foliage of the tropical rainforest and verdant meadows.

Afternoon: Spa Treatments
Indulge in a spa treatment at one of Port Vila’s many excellent day spas. Relax your tired muscles with a massage or pamper yourself with a beauty treatment such as a manicure, pedicure, facial, waxing, or body scrub. Packages for both men and women are offered. Essential oils and natural aromatherapy will delight your senses.

Evening: Dinner and Dancing
Commemorate your last evening in Vanuatu with a fresh and delicious dinner at one of the many fabulous dining establishments in Port Vila. Live music options abound so put on your dancing shoes and groove the night away.

DAY FOUR: Tata mo lukim yu!

Morning/Afternoon: Double check your flight time and information. It’s essential to arrive at the airport at least two hours before your flight departs to ensure that you don’t experience any unfortunate travel delays. Don’t forget that international departure tax is included in the cost of your airline ticket price. We appreciate you visiting our beautiful country. The people of Vanuatu hope to see you again soon.