Day tours & Experiences


Make the most of your shore-time when you visit Espiritu Santo and pre-book one of our amazing day trips! By booking one of our tours before you arrive you will be able to start your adventure as soon as you disembark. Our friendly staff will be waiting to greet you when you arrive at Luganville Port at the information desk and can guide you directly to your waiting transport.



Tours for families, couples and groups of friends

We have designed the following 11 tours for you to experience the best that Santo has to offer. These tours are for 2 or more people and differ in price and length. Please discuss the following with your guide before you take off:

  • How short/long you want your tour to last and what time you need to be back at the wharf or in town
  • How many there are in your group
  • Whether you wish to purchase lunch as well
  • If there are any special needs and/or dietary restrictions
  • what your priority attraction is (if visiting more than one place)

We hope you have the adventure of a lifetime and enjoy all that Santo has to offer! From everyone at the Santo Travel Centre, Vanuatu Tourism Office and the Department of Tourism - welcome to Paradise!

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Luganville sightseeing tour

See the highlights of Luganville town - including the handicraft market, Unity Park, fresh food market, copra mill, hospital, schools, and hear about Luganville's interesting history! Your guide will also point out important points of interest such as money exchange, visitor information centre, cafes and duty free stores. 

$30AUD pp/$35NZD pp
4 OR MORE: $20/$25 pp 


WWII History Tour

Discover Santo's unique WWII history! Learn about Santo's time as the second largest WWII allied military base in the Pacific as you visit Million Dollar Point, the remains of the Japanese POW Jail and visit the South Pacific WWII Museum's pop up museum.

$70AUD pp/$75NZD pp
4 OR MORE: $50/$55 pp


Million Dollar Point

Snorkel Million Dollar Point and explore an amazing array of WWII relics. The sunken jeeps, boats, and tanks have formed an artificial reef that is teeming with sea-life. The perfect destination for ocean lovers and history buffs alike!

$35AUD pp/$40NZD pp
4 OR MORE: $25/30pp


Leweton Cultural Tour

Discover the unique culture of the Banks Islands, Torba Province. Taste kava and learn about traditional food preparation, join in with the custom dances and see the famous women's water music! 

$40AUD pp/$45NZD pp
4 OR MORE: $30/$35 pp 


Nanda Blue Hole

Venture up the east coast to Nanda Blue hole - a natural pool of clear blue spring water in the heart of the jungle. Facilities available include toilets, changing rooms, diving decks, and cafe that serves light refreshments and drinks.

$75AUD pp/$80NZD pp
4 OR MORE: $45/$50pp


millenium cave tour

Millennium cave is an adventure you don’t want to miss! This full day tour begins with an off-road drive from Luganville to Nambel Village in central South Santo. After a short walk you will arrive at Vunaspef village where you will begin your hike deep into the heart of the jungle. You will trek across bamboo bridges, canyon over and under large boulders, encounter bats and other cave dwellers, and enjoy a magical river ride surrounded by lush tropical rainforest.

$120AUD pp/$125NZD pp


Riri Blue hole

Venture up the east coast to Riri Blue hole - this stunning swimming hole is surrounded by overhanging jungle and is surrounded by shaded decks and chairs for your use. 

$70AUD pp/$75NZD pp
4 OR MORE: $40/$45 pp


Champagne Beach

Visit the most beautiful beach in Vanuatu - Champagne Beach! This pristine beach is on the north east coast of Santo and you will drive through coconut plantations and villages to get there! Once at the beach relax in the sun, swim and snorkel until you are ready to return to the ship.

$80AUD pp/$85NZD pp
4 OR MORE: $50/$55 pp

Add an extra stop at beautiful Riri Blue hole on the way -

$110AUD pp/$115NZD pp
4 OR MORE: $80/$85 pp


Port Olry

Visit stunning Port Orly Beach on the northern tip of Santo's east coast. Enjoy lobster, coconut crab or fresh fish right on the beach, swim, snorkel or kayak the crystal clear ocean, explore the nearby village and islands, or treat yourself to an island-style massage right on the sand!

$85AUD pp/$90NZD pp
4 OR MORE: $60/$65 pp

Add an extra stop at the famous Champagne Beach and beautiful Riri Blue hole -

$130AUD pp/$135NZD pp
4 OR MORE: $100/$105 pp