Relax and Unwind Week - Espiritu Santo

Relax and Unwind Week - Espiritu Santo

Day 1

 
Efate - Port Vila

Afternoon

Arrive in Port Vila via the airline of your choice (Air Vanuatu, Pacific Blue, Air New Zealand) and transfer to your accommodation by taxi or airport transfer buses.

Evening

As Vanuatu offers a variety of culinary experiences for all food lovers from French cuisine to modern Asian-fusion and delectable fresh seafood, there is a variety of restaurants that scatter around in town where you can have dinner on your first night. Or similarly dinner can be served at your resort or hotel at your own choice.

Day 2

 
Santo - Luganville

Morning

Transfer to the domestic airport for your flight to Santo (Allow 1 hour for check-in time for all domestic flights and note there is a provincial departure tax of 200 VT per person to pay at each domestic airport after your check-in).

Afternoon

Your first stop for an afternoon of ultimate relaxation and sun soaking will be at Champagne Beach. A trip to one of Vanuatu's most beautiful beach can be organised at the resort, but to avoid disappointment, it's best to confirm upon booking.

Day 3


Santo - Luganville

Unwind at the Blue Hole.

Morning

Your driver will drive you out to Nanda Blue Hole at Shark Bay for a quick dip before heading on to Matevulu for an easy and refreshing trip on an outrigger canoe along Riri River, before heading back to your hotel.

Afternoon

Afternoon at your own leisure. You can dine out in town and Attar or The Tu Restaurant, restaurants located in the centre of Luganville town.

Day 4


Santo - Luganville

Aore Island bliss

Whole Day

Catch a 15 minutes ferry ride to Aore Island Resort from the ex-BP wharf in Luganville at 8:30am.

Arriving at Aore, be prepared for the ultimate unwind. On the island, you can relax around the pool, under a shady tree along the beach or enjoy a traditional Melanesian massage. Guided tours and a picnic on the beach can also be arranged. The ferry leaves at 4:30pm to take you back to the mainland.

Day 5


Efate - Port Vila

Return to island of many flavours

Morning

Depart Santo for Port Vila (Allow 1 hour for check-in time for all domestic flights and note there is a provincial departure tax of 200 VT per person to pay at each domestic airport after your check-in). Arrive in Vila and be transferred to your hotel or resort.

Afternoon

Spend some time relaxing at your resort or hotel. Perhaps read a book on the beach, unwind with a cocktail by the pool then have dinner by the seaside while you watch the sun set.

Day 6


Efate - Port Vila

Morning

Visit the local fruit and vege market in town. Port Vila is Vanuatu's only duty-free port and is a shopper's delight with its colourful blend of French, English and Melanesian cultures. French perfume, champagne and patisseries can be found alongside souvenir outlets, jewellery and gift shops, and fashion wear including brightly coloured sarongs and-printed t-shirts, board shorts and beachwear.

Afternoon

Indulge your senses with an array of divine day-spa magic in Port Vila. Packages cater to both men and women, highlighting various techniques of massage therapies with a wide selection of natural aromatherapy and essential oils for facials, manicure, pedicure, body scrub, waxing and more.

Evening

Enjoy a sunset cruise of Port Vila Habour with Meridian Charters, leaving nightly before sunset from the Iririki Jetty located at Café Du Village. Supplied onboard is French red and white wines, beer, and orange juice, plus freshly made gourmet finger foods. Enjoy the beautiful tropical sunset, good company, music, great catering and see the moon come up over the water as you cruise in paradise in a cocktail-party like atmosphere, and for couples, it can get very romantic on tranquil waters.

Day 6


Efate - Port Vila

Morning

Depart Port Vila (please allow yourself two hours of check in time for your international flight).