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Million Dollar Point

Santo, Vanuatu
+678 776 5526
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Awesome Place to Visit with Great Story

The story behind million dollar point is quite interesting and when you get out there its amazing... read more

Reviewed 20 December 2016
Chris-N-12222
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Brisbane, Australia
weird and wonderful

At the end of the war, the Americans offered the locals the chance to buy the equipment they... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2016
Sue_222222
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Brisbane, Australia
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This incredible dive site was created when Americans dumped millions of dollars worth of equipment at the end of the war.
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Reviewed 20 December 2016

The story behind million dollar point is quite interesting and when you get out there its amazing just to wonder the shore and find pieces of equipment, old circuit boards and wheels and all sorts embedded in the coral and rock. Remember to bring your...More

Thank Chris-N-12222
Reviewed 28 June 2016

At the end of the war, the Americans offered the locals the chance to buy the equipment they weren't taking home (for various reasons) at a cheap price. The locals refused, believing they would get the abandoned stuff for nothing after the US left. US...More

2  Thank Sue_222222
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Went for a couple of dives here with my partner and thoroughly enjoyed it. Million Dollar Point is an easy dive with an unbelievable amount of stuff to see. The utter waste of this place is just mind blowing, however it's a perfect site for...More

1  Thank LazingAbout
Reviewed 20 May 2016

... but there wasn't a lot of life there, which is my thing. Just a huge huge pile of dumped trucks, forklifts, jeeps, bulldozers - which the US army decided to throw into the sea instead of give as a gift to the Vanuatu people...More

2  Thank BiddyNZ
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

A surreal and unimaginable amount of purposefully scuttled man made pile of wreckage. Were they trying to set the Guinness Book of records for the amount of tyres located in one underwater site? After two dives I am still shaking my head. This was a...More

Thank DeebeeMelbourne
Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

Visited Million dollar point has great history and the snorkeling allows you to see the equipment dumped there. There was so much to see and whilst the warmer water was less visible we still found the salvage shipwreck and lots and lots of steel for...More

Thank BrisSimone
Reviewed 9 December 2015

I have never experienced anything like it. A reef formed by materials from the second world war. USA left dumped materilalerne at a depth of 20-40 meters. Easy and unique dive

Thank Lone P
Reviewed 27 November 2015

this is a great place to visit it has a very interesting history you can see meany old stuff here i would come here if i was you it is amazing come here

Thank JJKiwiKid
Reviewed 14 November 2015

I love looking at how the sea and the coral take over stuffed dumped in the ocean. So I was intrigued to see how all this stuff was holding up. Plenty of junk down there and for the purist probably not the most exquisite dive...More

Thank DMandTM
Reviewed 31 March 2015

A great spot to spend half a day in the sun looking at all the rusted up military equipment left on the beach and under water. make sure you wear shoe lots of broken glass and old copper wires everywhere

Thank kiwiwreckdiver
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