31 days in Vanuatu Itinerary

31 days in Vanuatu Itinerary

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Start: San Francisco
Fly:  16 h 15 min
1
Port Vila, Efate
— 12 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
2
Aneityum Island
— 3 nights
Fly:  1 h 15 min
3
Tanna Island
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
4
Espiritu Santo
— 6 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
5
Ambrym
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h
6
Pele Island
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  19 h 45 min
End: San Francisco

12
nights
Port Vila, Efate

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.
Bring the kids along to Club Hippique Adventure Park and The Reef Vanuatu Zoological. There's lots more to do: admire the sheer force of Evergreen Cascades Waterfall, stroll through Hideaway Island Marine Reserve, hunt for treasures at Port Vila Markets, and step off the mainland to explore Iririki Island.

For reviews, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Port Vila day trip planning app.

San Francisco, USA to Port Vila is an approximately 19-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Vanuatu Standard Time is 19 hours. In July, Port Vila is a bit warmer than San Francisco - with highs of 79°F and lows of 64°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can travel to Aneityum Island.

Things to do in Port Vila

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Efate, The Secret Garden, Cascades Waterfalls
Find places to stay Jul 2 — 14:
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Evergreen Cascades Waterfall ©
Evergreen Cascades Waterfall
Scuba & Snorkeling
Blue Lagoon ©
Blue Lagoon

3
nights
Aneityum Island

Aneityum Island
Aneityum Island is known for nature and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: head off the coast to Mystery Island.

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Aneityum Island trip maker tool.

Getting from Port Vila to Aneityum Island by flight takes about 4 hours. July in Aneityum Island sees daily highs of 76°F and lows of 68°F at night. You'll set off for Tanna Island on the 17th (Fri).

Things to do in Aneityum Island

Nature Parks
Find places to stay Jul 14 — 17:

3
nights
Tanna Island

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 outdoors with Blue Hole Number Two, make a trip to Giant Banyan Tree, and take in the dramatic scenery at Lenuanatuaiu Waterfall.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Tanna Island itinerary planning tool.

Fly from Aneityum Island to Tanna Island in 3 hours. Traveling from Aneityum Island in July, expect a bit cooler with lows of 63°F in Tanna Island. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel to Espiritu Santo.

Things to do in Tanna Island

Parks Nature Outdoors
Find places to stay Jul 17 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Mount Yasur ©
Mount Yasur
Blue Cave ©
Blue Cave
Yakel Village ©
Yakel Village

6
nights
Espiritu Santo

Espiritu Santo ©
Espiritu Santo offers an impressive combination of natural beauty and cultural experiences.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Champagne Beach and Port Olry Beach. The adventure continues: Head underground at Millennium Cave, tour the pleasant surroundings at Santo's Blue Hole Hangout, take in the dramatic scenery at Mount Hope Waterfall, and head outdoors with Riri Blue Hole.

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Espiritu Santo trip builder app.

Getting from Tanna Island to Espiritu Santo by flight takes about 6 hours. Traveling from Tanna Island in July, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 70°F in Espiritu Santo. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can travel to Ambrym.

Things to do in Espiritu Santo

Parks Wildlife Nature
Find places to stay Jul 20 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Champagne Beach ©
Champagne Beach
Millennium Cave ©
Millennium Cave
Matevulu Blue Hole ©
Matevulu Blue Hole

3
nights
Ambrym

Ambrym ©
Ambrym is known for nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get impressive views of Mount Marum.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Ambrym travel tool.

Drive from Espiritu Santo to Ambrym in 5 hours. On the 29th (Wed), you're off to Pele Island.

Things to do in Ambrym

Nature Parks
Find places to stay Jul 26 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Mount Marum ©
Mount Marum

2
nights
Pele Island

Pele Island ©
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Thu): head off the coast to Pele Island.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Pele Island trip itinerary planning app.

You can fly from Ambrym to Pele Island in 3.5 hours. In July in Pele Island, expect temperatures between 79°F during the day and 64°F at night. On the 31st (Fri), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Pele Island

Nature Parks
Find places to stay Jul 29 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Pele Island ©
Pele Island

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