15 days in Vanuatu Itinerary

15 days in Vanuatu Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Chicago
Fly:  18 h 15 min
1
Port Vila, Efate
— 7 nights
Fly:  1 h 15 min
2
Tanna Island
— 1 night
Fly:  2 h 45 min
3
Luganville, Espiritu Santo
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  30 h
End: Chicago

7
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.
Port Vila is known for nature, parks, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic scenery at Evergreen Cascades Waterfall, see Off-Road Tours, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and hunt for treasures at Port Vila Markets.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Port Vila online vacation builder.

Chicago, USA to Port Vila is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 17 hours traveling from Chicago to Port Vila. In August, daily temperatures in Port Vila can reach 80°F, while at night they dip to 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to travel to Tanna Island.

Things to do in Port Vila

Parks Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Efate, The Secret Garden
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Evergreen Cascades Waterfall ©
Evergreen Cascades Waterfall
Hideaway Island Marine Reserve ©
Hideaway Island Marine Reserve
Blue Lagoon ©
Blue Lagoon

1
night
Tanna Island

Tanna Island ©
On the 12th (Wed), Head underground at Blue Cave, thenget outside with Blue Hole Number Two, and then get impressive views of Mount Yasur.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Tanna Island day trip planning app.

You can fly from Port Vila to Tanna Island in 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 79°F in August, and nighttime lows around 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Luganville.

Things to do in Tanna Island

Parks Nature Outdoors
Find places to stay Aug 11 — 12:
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Mount Yasur ©
Mount Yasur
Blue Cave ©
Blue Cave

5
nights
Luganville, Espiritu Santo

Luganville ©
Luganville is the second largest city in Vanuatu. Explore Luganville's surroundings by going to Port Olry Beach (in Port Olry) and Champagne Beach (in Espiritu Santo). Next up on the itinerary: Head underground at Millennium Cave, admire the sheer force of Mount Hope Waterfall, contemplate the long history of SS President Coolidge, and make a trip to Million Dollar Bay.

For photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Luganville online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Tanna Island to Luganville takes 4.5 hours. Traveling from Tanna Island in August, Luganville is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 70°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Luganville

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trip

Espiritu Santo
Find places to stay Aug 12 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Millennium Cave ©
Millennium Cave
Champagne Beach ©
Champagne Beach
Matevulu Blue Hole ©
Matevulu Blue Hole

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