Created few years ago. Welcome to Espiritu Santo island of Vanuatu. Back ground music by "Sentimental City Romance" in Japan... love it. Photographs taken by Akira Tachikawa, Mayumi Green, Yumi Takei, Underwater photographs taken by Michael Cufer, Nobuo Kitagawa, Mayumi Green, Kevin Green, WW2 photographs provided by US National Archives.
The Largest island of Vanuatu, and has second largest town of Vanuatu, "Luganville".
Explorer Quiros discovered and named Espiritu Santo del Australia, he thought he found Great land of Australia... Boo, Sorry !
Crystal clear water runs from the highest mountain Mt Tabwemasana(1879m), Santo Peak (1704m) and many mountains in the West Coast, through the underground caves to create many magical Blue Holes.
We have most prettiest beaches include Champagne beach, Port Olry Beach, Golden beach, Big Bay Black sand beach...
In the East coast you will find many crystal blue water creeks and Blue Hole include Matevulu Blue Hole the largest, Ri Ri Blue Hole where local people will take you by canoe, Nanda(Jacky's) Blue Hole and Blue Lagoon.
In the rainforest, people still live with the way of 1000 years traditional, you can trek to visit these villages through the Tour Operator "Wrecks to Rainforest" www.wreckstorainforest.com
Also, Espiritu Santo island was the largest South Pacific Military base by USA during the WW2, you can still visits those remain.
Great many adventure trekkings you can do include most popular Millennium Cave, and over night to Marakai custom village.
For more information, check out www.wreckstorainforest.com
So much to see and experience this amazing island with very active volcanos Marum & Benbow, Oldest villages like Fanla and Olal still follow very old custom culture. Fanla Art Festival every July, and Yam and Magic Festival in Olal every July and Back to My Roots Festival every August. Contact email@example.com for more information and booking.
A little island very close to Mota Lava island in Banks. One island, One village. Beautiful sand beach, rainforest, Rock of Rah, Snake Dance, Woman's dance, Shell money, Snorkeling, Canoeing, explore the village, Sleeping, Kavaring.... You will enjoy community's hospitality. You can do lots of things or little as possible.
Fascinating island, full of interesting culture history including real Cannibalism time... Two tribes, Big Nambas and Small Nambas, you can still visit culture villages to witness they culture and dancing. There are festivals around July, August every year to visit, or you might experience real ceremony if you are lucky.
You have name this island, an amazing adventure island. Very remote island.... The airport can close when heavy raining day due to the grass airstrip. Need urgent upgrade their Airstrip by the government.
Wrecks to Rainforest(info@wreckstorainforest) can arrange for you to stay at Wongrass Bungalow at the airport hosted by wonderful Charles Bice and his family. You can take a tent and trek to the Lake Letas, camp there to get some prawns for your dinner, then canoe across to the Volcano climbing, then trek down to the Waterfall. Visit Water music, Deadman's Legend tour and local carving museum.