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Kayaking Vanuatu

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25 Jan 2017
“Fantastic Afternoon”
7 Dec 2016
“Half Day Tour”
Kayak and snorkel the beautiful warm waters of Vanuatu, guided by local Mele Village ladies. As you kayak over to a small sand island you can learn about the history of Port Vila, the incredible wildlife and what life in paradise is like. Once...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Devils Point Road | Mele Bay, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
+678 540 3506
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Reviewed 25 January 2017

My family went on a short kayaking tour of reefs within Mele Bay and it was an amazing experience. The snorkeling and scenery were both exceptional and our tour guides, Nene and Bottle-Top, were nothing short of wonderful. John was our driver and was very...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Thomas B
Miranda W, Owner at Kayaking Vanuatu, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2017

Hello Thomas! We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your tour with us. We have passed on your kind words to our beautiful Nene and Bottle-Top. We hope to see you in paradise sometime soon. Tank Yu Tumas! Miranda Wall, Managing Director Kayaking Vanuatu.

Reviewed 7 December 2016

Great half day tour, as part of a shore excursion from Royal Caribbean. Highly recommend reef shoes as the starting point is a resort just out of Vila, with a broken reef beach (no soft sand here!) All your gear is locked up securely at...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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Miranda W, Owner at Kayaking Vanuatu, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2017

Hello Nik22192, We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your tour with us during your cruise with Royal Caribbean. Unfortunately, the intense impact of cyclone Pam has had major detrimental effects to our beautiful reef and it is still recovering, but we are pleased to...More

Reviewed 16 September 2016

Our tour starting with the kayaking. The kayaking was actually the method to get to a small sand island. It was approximately a 15 minute paddle out to the island and about a 10 minute paddle back (shorter on the way back due to the...More

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank Scarlet1611
Miranda W, Owner at Kayaking Vanuatu, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2017

Hello Scarlet1611, It brings me great happiness to hear you enjoyed your tour with us. Your suggestion for reef shoes is definitely a great one! I am glad to hear your guide for the tour was fantastic through the duration. With regards to the questioning...More

Reviewed 6 October 2015

From the really friendly staff, to the beautiful location, to the stunning snorkelling this was a really wonderful morning out.

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank Susan W
Reviewed 21 July 2015

Our kayaking tour was part of a buggy safari. We had a lovely stop at the Benjor Beach Club were we went kayaking to a small sand island. We snorkelled with lots of Nemos and then paddled back for a lovely lunch. Our lady guides...More

Date of experience: July 2015
6  Thank Sharon2210
Reviewed 17 May 2015

A great half day adventure, with guides you kayak out to a small coral island where you then snorkel and paddle around the reefs looking at the vast fish and sea creatures. After making your way back to the mainland light refreshments are provided. A...More

Date of experience: May 2015
4  Thank Jenny P
Reviewed 26 January 2015

A very easy Kayak, paddled through villages and under mangroves. It was a 4 hour paddle although not strenuous it was just that bit too long . If you want a slow easy activity this is for you. Pascal was very helpful and informative

Date of experience: January 2015
4  Thank Davina1312
Reviewed 11 January 2015 via mobile

Was a nice easy paddle out to the sand island, saw many Nemo fish and also a crayfish, lovely helpful staff, good quality mask and snorkel, comfy kayaks. Lovely morning, 2 kids 10 and 12 loved it !!

3  Thank Michelle T
Reviewed 22 December 2014

We had the best day. The paddle was easy and the fish amazing. You could see back to the boat. The water was clear and our guides helpful. My 8yr old paddled by himself and was able to get out of kayak and snorkel up...More

Date of experience: September 2014
3  Thank Travellermeg
Reviewed 18 December 2014

The staff were very friendly (just like the rest of Vanuatu really) and we had an enjoyable, if choppy, row out to the little coral lump. Here the trip took a turn for the better with some great snorkelling and a great time feeding the...More

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Date of experience: December 2014
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Response from Kayakingvanuatu | Property representative |
Thanks for your interest in kayaking tours. We are the only company in Vanuatu that offers guided tours. Our 3.5 hour tour operates on the Mele coast near Port Vila and is priced at 7000 VT per person. We can design special... More