28 days in Vanuatu Itinerary

28 days in Vanuatu Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Vanuatu tour planner

©
This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

28 days in Vanuatu Itinerary

Start: San Francisco
Fly + Drive:  19​h 45​min
1
Pele Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Aneityum Island
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Tanna Island
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
4
Luganville, Espiritu Santo
— 7 nights
Fly:  1​h
5
Port Vila, Efate
— 11 nights
Fly:  16​h 15​min
End: San Francisco

2
nights
Pele Island

Pele Island ©
Pele Island is known for nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: head off the coast to Pele Island and explore the activities along Rentapao Riverside.

For where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Pele Island trip site .

San Francisco, USA to Pele Island is an approximately 20-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Vanuatu Time is 19 hours. Plan for warmer temperatures traveling from San Francisco in January, with highs in Pele Island at 87°F and lows at 72°F. On the 13th (Mon), you'll travel to Aneityum Island.

Things to do in Pele Island

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Rentapao Riverside
Find places to stay Jan 10 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Pele Island ©
Pele Island

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.

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Aneityum Island journey planning website .

You can fly from Pele Island to Aneityum Island in 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 85°F in January, and nighttime lows around 76°F. You will leave for Tanna Island on the 16th (Thu).

Things to do in Aneityum Island

Parks Nature
Find places to stay Jan 13 — 16:

3
nights
Tanna Island

Tanna Island ©
Tanna Island is known for nature, outdoors, wildlife, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get impressive views of Mount Yasur, enjoy the sand and surf at Louniel Beach, head outdoors with Blue Hole Number Two, and make a trip to Tafutuna Cultural Experience.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Tanna Island sightseeing planning site .

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Aneityum Island to Tanna Island takes 1.5 hours. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Aneityum Island in January since evenings lows in Tanna Island dip to 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Luganville.

Things to do in Tanna Island

Parks Nature Outdoors
Find places to stay Jan 16 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Mount Yasur ©
Mount Yasur
Blue Cave ©
Blue Cave
Yakel Village ©
Yakel Village

7
nights
Luganville, Espiritu Santo

Luganville ©
Luganville is the second largest city in Vanuatu. When in Luganville, make a side trip to see Port Olry Beach in Port Olry, approximately 1 hour away. There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Champagne Beach, take in the dramatic scenery at Mount Hope Waterfall, make a trip to Million Dollar Point, and contemplate the long history of SS President Coolidge.

To find maps, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Luganville holiday planner .

Traveling by flight from Tanna Island to Luganville takes 3 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Luganville can reach 87°F, while at night they dip to 73°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to travel to Port Vila.

Things to do in Luganville

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Espiritu Santo, Port Olry Beach
Find places to stay Jan 19 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Champagne Beach ©
Champagne Beach
Millennium Cave ©
Millennium Cave
SS President Coolidge ©
SS President Coolidge

11
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, adventure, wildlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic scenery at Evergreen Cascades Waterfall, browse the eclectic array of goods at Port Vila Markets, try out the rides at Wet N Wild Adventure Park, and explore the activities along Blue Lagoon.

For where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Port Vila trip itinerary planner .

Fly from Luganville to Port Vila in an hour. In January, daily temperatures in Port Vila can reach 87°F, while at night they dip to 72°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Port Vila

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Efate, Cascades Waterfalls, The Secret Garden
Find places to stay Jan 26 — Feb 6:
Highlights from your plan
Evergreen Cascades Waterfall ©
Evergreen Cascades Waterfall
Scuba & Snorkeling
Blue Lagoon ©
Blue Lagoon

Similar Plans

60 days in Asia, South Pacific, Caribbean & Africa BY A USER FROM SWEDEN June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 5 days in Vanuatu BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, kids, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, kids, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 12 days in Vanuatu BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 9 days in Vanuatu BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Vanuatu BY A USER FROM INDIA November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 8 days in Vanuatu BY A USER FROM INDIA November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Vanuatu BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, kids, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, kids, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 27 days in Vanuatu BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 42 days in Vanuatu BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA January, popular sights PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 13 days in Viti Levu, Mana Island & Vanuatu BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA October, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Vanuatu BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, outdoors, beaches, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, outdoors, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Vanuatu BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA October, teens, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans