Nguna Outer Island Adventure

Discover the captivating beauty of Vanuatu’s outer islands on this full-day Nguna Outer Island Adventure. This unique tour combines a half-day trek on Nguna Island with a relaxing afternoon swim or snorkel on neighbouring Pele Island. Along the way, you’ll support local communities dedicated to conserving their natural environment.

Embrace Adventure & Culture
The adventure begins with a scenic pick-up from your Port Vila accommodation. Following a transfer along Efate’s west coast, you’ll board a boat for a short ride to Nguna Island. Upon arrival, embark on your chosen half-day walk, catering to different interests and fitness levels.


Trekking Options
Please Note: You must choose your desired walk (Volcano Walk, Environment Walk, or Village Walk) before departure.

  • Volcano Walk: Challenge yourself with a climb to the summit of Mt. Marou (472m), one of Nguna’s extinct volcanoes. Be rewarded with breathtaking panoramic views across the Shepherd Islands and Efate. (Steep sections, approximately 3.5 hours)
  • Environment Walk: Perfect for families, this 3-hour walk explores a community conservation area near Nguna’s smallest village. Discover a captivating blend of ancient forest, historical relics, and vibrant community gardens.
  • Village Walk: Opt for a leisurely village exploration, tailored to your fitness level. Choose between exploring an upland or a coastal village, immersing yourself in the local lifestyle.



Island Delights
After your invigorating morning trek, enjoy a buffet lunch by the beach on Pele Island. Take a refreshing dip in the crystal-clear waters or explore the vibrant coral reefs with a snorkelling adventure.

Supporting Sustainability
This tour proudly supports local communities actively involved in conserving Nguna’s precious reef and forest resources. Your participation contributes to the ongoing efforts to protect Vanuatu’s natural wonders for future generations.


What You Need to Know

  • Tour available on Mondays and Wednesdays, or for groups on request.
  • Departure between 6.30AM & 7AM depending on accommodation pick up
  • Drop off around 4.30PM
  • Minimum of 2 participants, maximum of 15 participants.
  • Not available for children under 6 years old.

Tour Inclusions

  • Return boat and bus transfers to and from your Port Vila accommodation
  • All necessary permits, park fees, and taxes
  • Knowledgeable local guides to lead your chosen walk
  • Delicious buffet lunch on Pele Island
  • Lifejackets and some snorkelling gear for your afternoon exploration
  • Personal reef shoes and snorkelling equipment are recommended if you have them.

What to Bring

  • Sunhat to shield yourself from the tropical sun
  • Reusable water bottle to stay hydrated throughout the day
  • Suitable footwear (strong shoes or boots) for your chosen walk
  • Swimwear and towel for a refreshing dip or snorkel
  • Sunscreen and insect repellent to protect your skin
  • Dry bag to keep your belongings safe from splashes


Ready to Explore Vanuatu’s Outer Islands?
Embark on an unforgettable adventure that combines exploration, cultural immersion, and sustainability. Book your Nguna Outer Island Adventure today! Fill out the form below to secure your spot.