Round Island Safari

This tour departs from the hotel by non air-conditioned mini bus and takes you around the island of Efate accompanied by your driver/guide who will provide an insight into the history, lifestyle and unique aspects of Vanuatu.

Your first stop involves a short walk through lush Vanuatu rainforest before being met by a traditional Melanesian warrior welcome at Iarofa Village. Your local guide will provide an informative commentary about the traditional customs and traditional village way of life. You will be served morning tea. Weather permitting you will be invited to witness the time-honoured art of fire walking and learn of the tradition, the sacrifices and preparation med undertake prior to this ritual.

Your second stop is at the beautiful refreshing natural swimming hole at Eden on the River. If you do not feel like swimming, you can instead wander around the beautiful gardens at Eden on the River. Next stop is the idyllic Secret Beach which allows you to simply stretch your legs, take a photo and a quick 15-20 minute refreshing swim.

Journey on passing more contemporary village and catch glimpses of modern village life, pass by the remnants of the American forces involvement in Vanuatu during World War II before arriving at a rustic local restaurant for a freshly prepared buffet style lunch and fresh fruit.

Following lunch, your journey continues along picturesque Havannah Harbour. During your afternoon refreshment stop at Gideons Landing, you will have time to cool off with a swim. On the way back to Port Vila you will pass Klems Hill Lookout, which provides a superb view over Mele Bay, Hideaway Island and the township in the distance.

Duration:FULL DAY

Operates:MON-SUN(MIN 4 PAX)