At the northernmost tip of Vanuatu lies the Banks and Torres islands, reaching both north and west to the Solomon Islands. Volcanic in nature, active volcanoes decorate the islands of Gaua and Vanua Lava.
The Banks and Torres consist of the following island chain.
Vanua Lava Island
Vanua Lava island - VanuatuVanua Lava is the largest island of Banks and Torres with much to interest visitors. Sola stands as the principal town for all of Banks and Torres. At the northern tip of Vanua Lava lies Ravenga, where the surf breaks onto the reef at high tide. Due to its difficult location, only boats with skilled captains can access it. Two island bungalows of Nerr Bungalows in Vureas Bay and Malaau Yacht Resort in Waterfall Bay lie in the western portion of Vanua Lava.