Start your day in picturesque Vila and shop for local crafts, discover a delicious new dish or explore surrounding blue lagoons and distinct beaches - both white sand and black sand are ideal for a mid-afternoon nap. Or trade the coastline for swimming at Mele Cascades, which are a series of natural pools terraced along a hillside that flow into a magnificent waterfall. Don't miss the chance to learn about Futuna islanders' traditions with a visit to a cultural centre.
What youNEED TO KNOW
Port Name & Location Port Vila Cruise Port
Time Zone NZST New Zealand Standard Time UTC/GMT +12 hours
Language English, Maori and New Zealand Sign Language are the official languages.
Currency & Shopping New Zealand Dollar (NZD) is the local currency.
Best Way to Get Around Organised shore excursions.
Famous For Cascading down the into a series of crystal clear aqua blue pools, Mele Cascades is a spectacular waterfall to experience.
Fun Fact: Foodies A melting pot of cultures influence the cuisine including French, Mediterranean, Chinese, Italian, Thai and Asian Fusion.
Fun Fact: Landmarks Mount Yasur on Tafea, Tanna island is one of the most active volcanoes in the world, which has been erupting for several centuries.