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Address: Vanuatu Escapes, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
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+61 2 9211 0944

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Great sunset crusise

The boat is really nice and the staff are great. A great way to see the port while having a drink. I loved it.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 October 2014
Adam L
Bassendean, Australia
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Cairns, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

Booked the tour through P&O Cruise Ship. If possible, will probably book direct with operator next time. Absolutely the highlight of our holiday. Great old fashioned schooner boat, friendly staff, amazing snorkel location. Great for people of all ages, we had from 8years to 85 years on the tour and everyone had a fabulous time, very inclusive for the non... More 

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Canberra - Australia
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Thanks for ruining our last night in Vanuatu! We booked and paid for this cruise through our hotel and paid to catch a taxi to the dock at the appointed time. When we arrived we spoke to a man on the boat who said that they weren't sailing tonight as they had no bookings. We explained our situation and showed... More 

Thank steve_fossil
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

Cruise was ok, except it was completed under motor. There is no commentary although if you asked staff a question they were usually able to answer. Boat is old, alleged built in Tasmania in 1950 but it looked older than that to us. Finger food was basic, sandwiches which were pretty tasty, and then savoury biscuits and cheese. I cant... More 

Thank mintie
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2016

We did the sail and snorkel in Mêlé Bay/Dream Cove tour booked through a cruise ship we were on. We had such a wonderful day! The day began with a drive from the port to the place where the 1960s yacht "Caraid" was moored. We then went on a wonderful, winding sail to Mêlé Bay/Dream Cove. Passing by resorts, gorgeous... More 

1 Thank Hannah F
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2014 via mobile

I'd love to say this cruise was great but thanks to the hopeless manager George we missed out on our cruise despite having booked and pre-paid in advance from Australia, and re confirming twice. Our first trip was cancelled due to bad weather on our second night in Vanuatu. We then rebooked the cruise through our hotel for the last... More 

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Bassendean, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2014

The boat is really nice and the staff are great. A great way to see the port while having a drink. I loved it.

Thank Adam L
Buderim, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2014

We did the sunset cruise on our last evening in Vanuatu. For A$65 each including 3 alcoholic beverages, cruise & ample finger food this is great value. The trip takes about 2 hours & cruises around Port Vila harbour and surrounding islands. The beautiful old timber sailing boat has a great skipper, George & his lovely assistants that make your... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2014

Spending a couple of hours during a mid-week evening on board the Caraid was fantastic.We were lucky with the bookings a it was not a full shipload and there was plenty of room to move around the boat and enjoy the views of Mele Harbour and beyond.You will be given three pegs when you board the ship,don't loose these as... More 

1 Thank bottlo74
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2013

Today my mate and i did the 1/2 day meridian snorkel cruise. The day looked great with lots of sun around! No sooner had we set off, the sky opened and absolutely pelted down. It rained for pretty much the whole 30-40mins it took us to get to paradise cove. luckily there was plenty of covered area for the eight... More 

1 Thank allslantylike
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2013

This cruise was fantastic and great value for money. There were 3 drinks included and a range of finger food, from sandwiches to dip to cheese and meatballs. the cruise sails around not to far out of the port, none of us got seasick, as the water was quite still. The views are lovely and when the sun sets the... More 

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