15 days in Vanuatu & Solomon Islands Itinerary

15 days in Vanuatu & Solomon Islands Itinerary

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

5
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 natural beauty at The Secret Garden, see Off-Road Tours, and head off the coast to Iririki Island.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Port Vila online trip itinerary planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Port Vila is an approximately 16-hour flight. Traveling from Singapore to Port Vila, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Singapore in July; daily highs in Port Vila reach 30°C and lows reach 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Tanna Island.

Things to do in Port Vila

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

Efate, The Secret Garden
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Evergreen Cascades Waterfall ©
Evergreen Cascades Waterfall
Hideaway Island Marine Reserve ©
Hideaway Island Marine Reserve
Scuba & Snorkeling

1
night
Tanna Island, Vanuatu

Tanna Island ©
Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): contemplate the geological forces at Mount Yasur and then explore the fascinating underground world of Blue Cave.

To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Tanna Island trip itinerary builder.

You can fly from Port Vila to Tanna Island in 3 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Espiritu Santo.

Things to do in Tanna Island

Nature · Parks
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Mount Yasur ©
Mount Yasur
Blue Cave ©
Blue Cave

4
nights
Espiritu Santo, Vanuatu

Espiritu Santo ©
Espiritu Santo offers an impressive combination of natural beauty and cultural experiences.
Espiritu Santo is known for nature, beaches, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: Head underground at Millennium Cave, tour the pleasant surroundings at Champagne Beach, contemplate the long history of SS President Coolidge, and contemplate the waterfront views at Matevulu Blue Hole.

To see other places to visit, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Espiritu Santo travel route tool.

Getting from Tanna Island to Espiritu Santo by flight takes about 6 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Tanna Island in July since evenings lows in Espiritu Santo dip to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Honiara.

Things to do in Espiritu Santo

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
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Millennium Cave ©
Millennium Cave
SS President Coolidge ©
SS President Coolidge
Nanda Blue Hole ©
Nanda Blue Hole

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Holy Cross Cathedral, hunt for treasures at Honiara Central Market, then appreciate the history behind Guadalcanal American Memorial, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Barnabas Anglican Cathedral. On the next day, learn about all things military at Vilu War Museum, then take in nature's colorful creations at Solomon Islands Memorial Garden, then explore the ancient world of Bonegi I and II, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Tenaru Falls.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Honiara trip builder app.

Traveling by flight from Espiritu Santo to Honiara takes 8.5 hours. Traveling from Espiritu Santo in July, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 33°C in Honiara. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Honiara

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature
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Bonegi I and II ©
Bonegi I and II
Guadalcanal American Memorial ©
Guadalcanal American Memorial
Holy Cross Cathedral ©
Holy Cross Cathedral

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