Port Vila Attractions

Sightseeing activities in and around Port Vila

Port Vila is an amazing town. One of the main activities in the town is shopping, both for locals and tourists alike. Unless you intend to eat out each meal at a restaurant every day, you will need to know where to go for drinks, meat, fruits and vegetables. Port Vila has a few supermarkets, as well as numerous other shops for every kind of items you need.

  Holiday attractions in Port Vila
Cascades Waterfall

Cascades Waterfall

Probably one of the best known and most popular Vanuatu attractions, Cascades waterfall offers a number of tour options to visitors. These include half-day and full day tours, where you can enjoy swimming in its rock pools, or go trekking to the top of the falls.

Mele Village

Mele Village

The largest settlement on Efate island, outside of Port Vila, Mele village is a unique attraction in itself. It's home to a number of resorts as well as popular tourist attractions, such as Secret Garden and Cascades Waterfall.

Port Vila Markets

Port Vila Markets

Your visit to Vanuatu would not be complete without a trip to Port Vila markets, located in the centre of the town. You will also find other shops in the main street, including Port Vila's Chinatown shopping area, as well as other specialized shops.

Port Vila Restaurants

Port Vila Restaurants

Gaining reputation for culinary excellence across the South Pacific, Port Vila has a large number of great restaurants available. We provide you with a guide to some of the best, where you experience the food and the atmosphere.

Port Vila Shopping

Port Vila Shopping

This true South Pacific shopping paradise offers duty free shopping, handcrafts and souvenirs, and boutique shops. You will also find a range of stores in Port Vila's Chinatown. But there are also many local stores that sell authentic crafts.

Port Vila Supermarkets

Port Vila Supermarkets

There is a small supermarkets galore in Port Vila that will cater for your groceries and other shopping needs. Most of the food stuff comes from Australia, New Zealand and France. You will find fresh produce and meats produced locally.

Top 5 Attractions

Top 5 Tourist Attractions

In a holiday place like Port Vila it's not easy to choose what to do. But if you like to do something different, something to remember and tell others about, see our list of the top five popular attractions and activities in Port Vila.

Vanuatu Naghol

Vanuatu Naghol

Held on Pentecost Island every year in April and May, the land diving ceremony is done to invoke plentiful yam harvest and to celebrate masculinity of the local men. This ancient ceremony is one of the most unique and best known of Vanuatu attractions.

Explore local attractions

You will find going to these shopping places and markets attractions in themselves, as your explore the local offerings. Port Vila's harbour, nearby islands, great dining, and a laid-back atmosphere are all great attractions in the city. Whether you're looking for duty free shops or want to buy local handicrafts and souvenirs, you'll find impressive offerings here.