15 days in Solomon Islands & Vanuatu Itinerary

15 days in Solomon Islands & Vanuatu Itinerary

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Honiara, Solomon Islands
— 3 nights
2
Port Vila, Vanuatu
— 4 nights
3
Tanna Island, Vanuatu
— 3 nights
4
Espiritu Santo, Vanuatu
— 4 nights

3
nights
Honiara, Solomon Islands

Honiara ©
The hustle and bustle of Honiara, the capital of Solomon Islands, provides a nice counterpoint to the slow pace and laid-back atmosphere in other areas of the country.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Vilu War Museum as well as Honiara Central Market. Next up on the itinerary: admire the sheer force of Tenaru Falls, delve into the distant past at Bonegi I and II, and examine the collection at Solomon Islands National Museum.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Honiara online trip itinerary builder.

Brisbane, Australia to Honiara is an approximately 7-hour flight. Traveling from Brisbane to Honiara, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Brisbane in December since evenings lows in Honiara dip to 33°C. You will leave for Port Vila on the 10th (Thu).

Things to do in Honiara

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping
Find places to stay Dec 7 — 10:
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Solomon Islands National Museum ©
Solomon Islands National Museum
Bonegi I and II ©
Bonegi I and II
Honiara Central Market ©
Honiara Central Market

4
nights
Port Vila, Vanuatu

Port Vila ©
The capital of Vanuatu and the largest settlement on Efate, Port Vila plays home to a number of busy markets, cafes, bars, and restaurants catering to the tourism industry.
Port Vila is known for nature, parks, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Hideaway Island Marine Reserve, admire the sheer force of Evergreen Cascades Waterfall, don't miss a visit to Underwater Post Office, and take in nature's colorful creations at The Secret Garden.

Plan trip to Port Vila with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can fly from Honiara to Port Vila in 5 hours. Traveling from Honiara in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Port Vila, with lows of 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Tanna Island.

Things to do in Port Vila

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Cascades Waterfalls, The Secret Garden, Blue Lagoon
Find places to stay Dec 10 — 14:
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Blue Lagoon ©
Blue Lagoon
Hideaway Island Marine Reserve ©
Hideaway Island Marine Reserve
Evergreen Cascades Waterfall ©
Evergreen Cascades Waterfall

3
nights
Tanna Island, Vanuatu

Tanna Island ©
Tanna Island is known for nature, outdoors, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get impressive views of Mount Yasur, Head underground at Blue Cave, admire the sheer force of Lenuanatuaiu Waterfall, and make a trip to Yakel Village.

For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Tanna Island trip itinerary planning site.

You can fly from Port Vila to Tanna Island in 3 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Tanna Island can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Espiritu Santo.

Things to do in Tanna Island

Nature · Parks · Outdoors
Find places to stay Dec 14 — 17:
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Mount Yasur ©
Mount Yasur
Blue Cave ©
Blue Cave
Yakel Village ©
Yakel Village

4
nights
Espiritu Santo, Vanuatu

Espiritu Santo ©
Espiritu Santo offers an impressive combination of natural beauty and cultural experiences.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Port Olry Beach as well as Mount Hope Waterfall. There's still lots to do: Head underground at Millennium Cave, stroll through Champagne Beach, and steep yourself in history at SS President Coolidge.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Espiritu Santo journey planner.

You can fly from Tanna Island to Espiritu Santo in 6 hours. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in December, and nighttime lows around 26°C. On the 21st (Mon), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Espiritu Santo

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
Find places to stay Dec 17 — 21:
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Millennium Cave ©
Millennium Cave
Champagne Beach ©
Champagne Beach
SS President Coolidge ©
SS President Coolidge

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