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Mount Benbow

Ambrym Island, Vanuatu
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What a wonderful place

This is a great hike and very rewarding. We left the kids in the accommodation as we considered the... read more

Reviewed October 30, 2016
hillbilly62016
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Leicester, United Kingdom
Great hike up Mount Benbow and Mount Marum

We arrived in Ambrym on a Friday night and were welcomed by John Tasso and his family. We spent a... read more

Reviewed October 27, 2015
Michael_Otter007
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Berlin, Germany
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Ambrym Island, Vanuatu
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Reviewed October 30, 2016

This is a great hike and very rewarding. We left the kids in the accommodation as we considered the hike a bit much for them. We were right it was a bit too much for children. When we got up to west camp I was...More

4  Thank hillbilly62016
Reviewed October 27, 2015

We arrived in Ambrym on a Friday night and were welcomed by John Tasso and his family. We spent a nice evening at their guesthouse (Karina) and went up on Saturday with John's borther Dick, who is a great guide. The first part of the...More

3  Thank Michael_Otter007
Reviewed February 2, 2015

If you are looking for adventure and some good trekking, then you will love going into the Mt Benbow crater. You can either scramble down the crater with no ropes (like we did) or you can do it with a rope (less thrilling but safer)....More

6  Thank Carolina J
Reviewed January 14, 2015

Seeing this volcano in it's raw, untouched glory was incredible. The first day was spent hiking to the camp site, a short spell small before heading up Mount Benbow. As we got closer to the top, we were able to hear the sounds of the...More

3  Thank mia92nz
Reviewed September 5, 2012

I visited Ambrym as part of a three day hike across the twin volcanoes Mount Benbow & Mt Marum spending two nights camping on top of these amazing active volcanoes. The guides name was John Tasso Zulu, and his guiding skills were as cool as...More

13  Thank James J
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