15 days in Vanuatu & Solomon Islands Itinerary

15 days in Vanuatu & Solomon Islands Itinerary

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

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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: soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, try out the rides at Club Hippique Adventure Park, admire the sheer force of Evergreen Cascades Waterfall, and don't miss a visit to Underwater Post Office.

For traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Port Vila trip itinerary maker.

Singapore, Singapore to Port Vila is an approximately 16-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Singapore to Port Vila. Traveling from Singapore in July, things will get little chillier in Port Vila: highs are around 30°C and lows about 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel to Aneityum Island.

Things to do in Port Vila

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Efate, Cascades Waterfalls, The Secret Garden
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Evergreen Cascades Waterfall ©
Evergreen Cascades Waterfall
Spas & Wellness
Hideaway Island Marine Reserve ©
Hideaway Island Marine Reserve

1
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Aneityum Island, Vanuatu

Aneityum Island
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): head off the coast to Mystery Island.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Aneityum Island trip builder.

Traveling by flight from Port Vila to Aneityum Island takes 4 hours. In July in Aneityum Island, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 23°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Tanna Island.

Things to do in Aneityum Island

Nature · Parks
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Tanna Island, Vanuatu

Tanna Island ©
On the 9th (Thu), get impressive views of Mount Yasur and then explore the fascinating underground world of Blue Cave.

To find reviews, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Tanna Island trip maker app.

Traveling by flight from Aneityum Island to Tanna Island takes 3 hours. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Aneityum Island in July since evenings lows in Tanna Island dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough 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

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Espiritu Santo, Vanuatu

Espiritu Santo ©
Espiritu Santo offers an impressive combination of natural beauty and cultural experiences.
You'll get in some beach time at Champagne Beach and Port Olry Beach. Next up on the itinerary: explore the fascinating underground world of Millennium Cave, tour the pleasant surroundings at Nanda Blue Hole, contemplate the waterfront views at Matevulu Blue Hole, and steep yourself in history at SS President Coolidge.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Espiritu Santo trip itinerary maker site.

Getting from Tanna Island to Espiritu Santo by flight takes about 6 hours. Traveling from Tanna Island in July, Espiritu Santo is a bit warmer at night with lows of 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel to Honiara.

Things to do in Espiritu Santo

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
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Millennium Cave ©
Millennium Cave
Champagne Beach ©
Champagne Beach
Port Olry Beach ©
Port Olry Beach

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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.
On the 13th (Mon), see the interesting displays at Solomon Islands National Museum, appreciate the history behind Guadalcanal American Memorial, then explore the ancient world of Bonegi I and II, then take in the dramatic scenery at Tenaru Falls, and finally learn about all things military at Vilu War Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at Holy Cross Cathedral, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Mbonege Beach, then pause for some photo ops at Solomon Scouts & Coastwatchers Memorial, and finally admire the natural beauty at Solomon Islands Memorial Garden.

To see ratings, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Honiara trip planner.

You can fly from Espiritu Santo to Honiara in 8.5 hours. Traveling from Espiritu Santo in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Honiara, with lows of 33°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Honiara

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums
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Solomon Islands Memorial Garden ©
Solomon Islands Memorial Garden
Bonegi I and II ©
Bonegi I and II
Guadalcanal American Memorial ©
Guadalcanal American Memorial

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