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South Pacific charm, Melanesian culture, and hospitality
MAP OF SOUTH PACIFIC
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Located only a few hours flying time from Australia and New Zealand, Vanuatu offers the perfect blend of South Pacific charm with Melanesian culture and hospitality of Melanesian people.
Combine that with duty free shopping, volcanic sand beaches, tropical waterfalls and deep sea fishing, and in Vanuatu you have the ideal escape from the daily grind. Experience a different time and different place by visiting Vanuatu.
Regardless of where you stay in Port Vila, it is important to make the reservation ahead of time. The further ahead that you plan, the more likely you are to have an enjoyable and stress free stay in the area.
That said, there are a number of travel websites out there that allow you to find a place to stay in Port Vila with little to no difficulties. There’s simply no reason to waste hours of your time running from hotel to hotel at the last minute, when you can book the perfect room in just a few moments online.
Vanuatu is a group of 83 islands in the South West Pacific, North East of New Caledonia, and North West of Fiji. See South Pacific map on the right - click on to enlarge it. Vanuatu islands archipelago is surrounded by Solomon Islands on the north-west, Fiji islands in the south-east and New Caledonia on the south-west.
EFATE ISLAND MAP
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Efate Island is the main administrative island of Vanuatu, where Vanuatu's capital Port Vila is also located. Efate has a land area of approximately 1000 sq kilometers and it's one of 83 Vanuatu islands. Make your Vanuatu Efate holiday complete by doing 'Round the Island' day tour.
The main Vanuatu airport is Bauerfield International Airport, not far from Port Vila, on Efate Island. It's the main gateway to Vanuatu.
Upon your arrival at Bauerfield International Airport, the Worawia Courtesy Bus will be waiting to deliver you to the resort which is only 10 minutes away. Other bookable courtesy bus services can be arranged at Worawia's reception.
Bauerfield International Airport parking area
Remembering that Vanuatu is in the Southern Hemisphere (it is Winter here when it is Summer in the Northern Hemisphere), the climate of Vanuatu is generally tropical temperate with rainfall averaging about 235 centimeters (90 inches) annually.
Typical Vanuatu temperature ranges are:
Hill view of Port Vila, with Iririki island
seen in the centre of the photo
April - June
(temperature range 19°C - 29°C)
July - September
(temperature range 15°C - 26°C)
October - November
(temperature range 18°C - 30°C)
No matter when you decide to holiday in Vanuatu, you will find it a tranquil paradise.
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