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Address: Vanuatu Escapes, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
Phone Number: + 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 starsReviewed October 2, 2014
Adam L
Ipswich, Australia
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94 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 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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25 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 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 

2 Thank Hannah F
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22 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 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 

Thank Journo77
Ipswich, Australia
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 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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44 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 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 

1 Thank Anna O
Adelaide, Australia
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22 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 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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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 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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15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 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 

Thank Fi101
Sydney, Australia
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68 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2012

We took both the half day morning cruise and the sunset cruise and really enjoyed both. Lily and the crew were extremely friendly, helpful and had a laugh with us. I am not an experienced snorkeller but enjoyed myself, got to see heaps of different fish, all swimming around me. Had plenty of time to play around and enjoy the... More 

Thank csm941
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5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2012

We took a half day (morning) cruise around to Paradise Cove where the skipper has access to a lovely beach and great snorkelling. While the coral is pretty worn out, the fish are many, varied and wonderful, and they literally nibble at your fingertips, The boat was clean and well maintained and the crew professional. I chatted to the skipper... More 

3 Thank Dave_Auckland

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