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Melanesian Tours

House 8 Poppys on the Lagoon, Port Vila, Efate 0000, Vanuatu
+678 557 6545
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We booked Melanesian tours for half the day to drive us around Efate, as we didn't have much time... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2017
7Martine7
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Queensland, Australia
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Knowledgeable, reliable and helpful

AWESOME... what more can I say??? We first booked for an airport pick up - a 1/3 of the price PP... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2017
Stazza G
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Greater Newcastle, Australia
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House 8 Poppys on the Lagoon, Port Vila, Efate 0000, Vanuatu
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Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

We booked Melanesian tours for half the day to drive us around Efate, as we didn't have much time visiting Port Vila for only one day off a cruise ship. We just wanted to say how wonderful the service has been with Melanesian tours, from...More

4  Thank 7Martine7
Reviewed 15 January 2017

AWESOME... what more can I say??? We first booked for an airport pick up - a 1/3 of the price PP to what the resort wanted. Only $15 AUD round trip per person. Tully was waiting with a name card, was very personable and helpful....More

2  Thank Stazza G
Damien I, Owner at Melanesian Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2017

Thanks for taking the time to leave such a great review. Tully is an absolutely amazing driver and is knowledge is second to none. We hope you saw enough of our beautiful country in the short time you were here and hope to see you...More

Reviewed 14 November 2016

A nice relaxing sail arpound the island and its smaller islands. good way to see the extreme wealth and poor within same community..ALSO much damge from Cyclone Pam couple months back. really enjoyed the water taxi ride from town back to the markets and to...More

1  Thank Frank and Tina ... B
Reviewed 12 May 2016

This was one of the longest days on Holiday , I have ever experienced but one of the best days' ever. The tour guide and bus driver were very helpful , understanding and experienced. I loved the tour stops , especially the village , Blue...More

1  Thank GeorgieB3
Reviewed 7 February 2016

It was a full 8 hour day, but we went right around the island (Efate). First stop was the native village, then on to Eden Gardens ( a swim in the river if you wanted), a swim at the beach, lunch at another beach and...More

Thank Philip S
melatours, Owner at Melanesian Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2016

Hi...thanks for your review but although we sold you this tour, it was not done by Melanesian Tours and was not the Circle Efate tour. This tour was with another company that we use when we are not doing our own tour. We are glad...More

Reviewed 28 January 2016 via mobile

Great tour for the whole family. Needs a whole day, leave at around 8:30 and get dropped back to the hotel at 5:30. 9 stops throughout the day, all stops fantastic! Something for everyone and great value for money!

Thank brooketheo
melatours, Manager at Melanesian Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2016

Hello from Port Vila! Many thanks for taking the time to review our tour. We are really glad you enjoyed the day and think it is good value for money. Come back and visit again soon!

Reviewed 23 January 2016

The tour was fun and fascinating as we did not only have a chance to swim and snorkel but also learned how the villagers live. Vanuatu is a fantastic place to visit. The only part that put me off was when we went to see...More

4  Thank 12204Bryan
melatours, Owner at Melanesian Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2016

Thanks so much for taking the time to review our tour. We have spoken several times to the Owner regarding swimming with the turtles and asking him to let the people just swim but not touch the turtles. WE hope this improves too! Glad you...More

Reviewed 15 January 2016

This was about the best tour we did in our eight days in Vanuatu. We saw lots and enjoyed all sorts of interesting activities. While I'd agree with some that the swimming with turtles was perhaps less than ideal for the turtles, the rest of...More

1  Thank conatus
melatours, Owner at Melanesian Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2016

We agree...the Village Ladies are fantastic! It is such an humbling experience being welcomed into their community and for them to show you through where they live. We are forever trying to update our stops...the turtle stop is under trial....... We have a new stop...More

Reviewed 10 January 2016

Great way to see Efate. The tour took us all the way around Efate following the coastline most of the way . Frank our guide was very friendly and informative. We went swimming with turtles, swimming at blue lagoon which was great would have loved...More

2  Thank 397marty
melatours, Owner at Melanesian Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2016

Our Team are so pleased you enjoyed the tour. There is a lot to see and take in on one day, but as many tourists have limited time it is the way to go! Also all our stops get paid as we go around so...More

Reviewed 8 January 2016 via mobile

This tour was a fantastic way to see Efate, incapsulating local attractions and culture. The turtle swimming and feeding was rare and very exciting with it being one in four places in the world you can do this, blue lagoon, again incredible and would have...More

Thank Emileigh R
vantran, Owner at Melanesian Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2016

Thanks for coming on tour with us. The turtle stop is just new to our tour and we are getting a few mixed responses. Yes...you can swim with them, but we have asked the Owner of Naiwe Beach not to let people climb on them...More

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