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From Port Vila: Full-Day Nguna Outer Island Adventure

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Activity provider: Vanuatu Ecotours

From Port Vila: Full-Day Nguna Outer Island Adventure

Activity provider: Vanuatu Ecotours

From US$ 139.28 per person

Experience one of Vanuatu’s outer islands through a half-day trek, followed by an afternoon snorkel. Support local communities who are conserving reef and forest resources.

About this activity

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Duration 10.5 hours
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Live tour guide
French, English, Bislama
Pickup included
Pickup from hotels in Port Vila.


  • Trek to the summit of an extinct volcano
  • Or explore a community conservation area at Nguna’s smallest village
  • Enjoy a buffet lunch by the beach
  • Snorkel Nguna’s famous marine conservation area
  • Visit one of Efate's offshore islands
Full description
After pickup from your accommodation in Port Vila, head off on your choice of 1 of 2 morning walks. The Volcano Walk is a steep but rewarding hike, lasting 3.5 hours up the side of one of Nguna’s extinct volcanoes. Once atop the hulking mass of rock, take in sweeping views across the Shepherd Islands to the north, and south to Efate. If you’re in the mood for something less intense, choose the Environment Walk, perfect for families. Explore a community conservation area at Nguna’s smallest village, a fascinating mixture of old forest, historic relics, and community gardens.  After your morning walk, enjoy a sumptuous buffet lunch by the beach, gazing out across the crystal-clear seas as you dine. Afterwards, head into the ocean and snorkel Nguna’s famous marine conservation area. Expect lots of fish, maybe the occasional turtle, and plenty of hard corals and small canyons and crevasses to explore. Afterwards, you’ll be transferred back to your accommodation in Port Vila.
  • Return boat and bus transfers to and from Port Vila accommodations
  • All commissions, entries and taxes
  • Knowledgeable local guides
  • Volcano or Environment Walk
  • Buffet lunch at beach bungalow
  • Life jackets, reef shoes
  • Alcohol drinks
Not suitable for
  • Children under 10 years
  • Pregnant women
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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Important information

What to bring

  • Sunscreen
  • Water
  • Hiking shoes
  • Sun hat

Not allowed

  • Tight clothing
  • Bare feet

Know before you go

  •  This tour is not recommended for people with limited mobility
  •  Tour operates every Monday and Wednesday, or for groups of 5 or more on request
  •  This tour operates with a 2-person minimum and a 12-person maximum
  •  This tour is not suitable for children under 10 years old
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.5 /5

based on 2 reviews

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Excellent hike in contact with the local population (Excellent reception) Only downside the waste present on part of the route (An action is to be expected)

February 6, 2020

August 18, 2022

Product ID: 332921