going to the Millennium Cave on Santo, you can make the experience
more lasting and stay overnight at Vunaspef Village.
tumas Dianne, for telling us about this place.
is 3500 Vatu per person, per night, including breakfast. Additional
meals are 800 Vatu per meal. Transfers to/from Luganville
are 1000 Vatu per person, one way.
are several activities in addition to the Millenium Cave:
pool (3 hours, 1500 Vatu). Take a 20 minute walk through the
jungle to the blue pools, cool off with a swim and float down
the Sarakata River on bamboo rafts.
tour (2 hours, 1000 Vatu). Learn about the jungle and the
various plants used for food, bush medicine and building houses.
fishing (3 hours, 1500 Vatu). Catch fresh water prawns with
the locals using a spear and snorkel, then cook them the traditional
way in bamboo stalks.
book at the Millennium Cave Tour office at the Sarakata Bridge
in Luganville. Phone: +678 595 8635 (mobile), +678 37427 (landline).
building houses three bedrooms with a shared lounge. It's
suitable for groups, families and individuals. Newly-built
toilet and shower facilities are adjacent. Kava and evening
meals are served in the nakamal.
Bring snacks (no store in the village), soap and towel, insect
repellent and a torch.
in the village can babysit for 1000 Vatu per day (please supply
nappies, drinking water and food).
surveyed: 2013 by Dianne.
Last updated: September 2013 by Stephen.