Port Vila, Vanuatu
Best of Vila
Local Sightseeing, All
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Approximately 3 Hours
For the discerning traveler and the young at heart, a fascinating and interactive collection of venues showcases the best of Port Vila.
You'll drive past the new Chinese Government building, Parliament House, the harbor, local markets, and the compact shopping area of downtown.
Begin with a visit to the National Museum, ranked among the finest museums of the South Pacific island nations. You'll be guided through exhibits that showcase Vanuatu's geology, history, rich culture and customs.
Stop at the Nicolai Michoutouchkine & Aloi Pilioko Foundation, centered within a privately owned, tropical garden. It offers an outstanding private collection of South Pacific art, memorabilia, ornate carvings and masks within a context of beautiful flora -- a fascinating insight into Melanesian culture.
Your day concludes with a visit to the urban Pango Village, where your welcome includes some fierce warrior dances. Take a leisurely stroll through Mama's Market to see some rather cool local handicraft products for sale.
Wear comfortable walking shoes.