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Vatunandi Destination Guide

Delve into Vatunandi in Solomon Islands!

Vatunandi in the region of Solomon Islands (general) is located in Solomon Islands - some 12 mi (or 20 km) South-East of Honiara, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Vatunandi

Current time in Vatunandi is now 03:44 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Pacific / Guadalcanal" with an UTC offset of 11 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Volonavua, Vatunandi, Tenavatu, Tenaru, Tanggilanggila or Buala. While being here, make sure to check out as well. We discovered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

29°C / 84 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Evening Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 76 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 70%
Air Pressure 987.7 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 8% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Tuesday, 17th of July 2018
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 27°C (80 °F)
Night: 24°C (75 °F)
Wednesday, 18th of July 2018
Light rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 28°C (83 °F)
Night: 28°C (82 °F)
Thursday, 19th of July 2018
Light rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 28°C (82 °F)
Night: 27°C (81 °F)

Videos

Solomon Islands Serenade ~ an underwater...

03:19 min ( May 30, 2012 by UnderseaProductions)
Views: 2,918 - Rating: 5/5

Underwater video highlights from a 9-day shoot in the Solomon Islands, May 2012. For a complete shot list (locations and species names), pop over to our Blog: www.underseaproductions.com

Solomon Islands Mission Trip July 2010 w...

04:23 min ( August 26, 2010 by lynetteb2000)
Views: 1,997 - Rating: 5/5

A short video of my first mission trip to the Solomon Islands, OMG it was awesome and one of the best experiences I've had. FYI, music is by Scripture Vibrations - "Bring them to Jesus"


Driving from Airport to Honiara

09:48 min ( April 16, 2011 by Kris Holden)
Views: 2,231 - Rating: 5/5

Driving from Airport to Honiara

Underwater Scenes from the Solomon Islan...

03:19 min ( May 28, 2011 by BottomtimeProd)
Views: 827 - Rating: 5/5

Some underwater shots from diving on the Bilikiki in the Solomon Islands with Weaver's Dive and Travel


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Interesting facts about this location

Gold Ridge (mine)

Gold Ridge is a mine on Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands, about 30 km south east of the capital Honiara. The Gold Ridge mine was operated by Ross Mining N.L. and Delta Gold Ltd between 1998 and 2000 but had to be abandoned because of civil unrest. In 2003 it was acquired from the political risk insurers by Australian Solomons Gold. Allied Gold acquired the company in 2010 and subsequently rebuilt the mine. Production was restarted at the end of 2010.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -9.53, 160.1 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Gold mines in the Solomon Islands, Surface mines in the Solomon Islands

Guadalcanal

Guadalcanal (Isatabu) is a tropical island in the South-Western Pacific. The largest island in the Solomons, it was discovered by the Spanish expedition of Álvaro de Mendaña in 1568. The name comes from Guadalcanal, a village in the province of Seville, in Andalusia, Spain, birthplace of Pedro de Ortega Valencia, a member of Mendaña's expedition. During 1942-43 it was the scene of bitter fighting between Japanese and American troops; the American forces were ultimately victorious.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -9.53, 160.1 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Guadalcanal, Islands of the Solomon Islands

Henderson Field (Guadalcanal)

Henderson Field is a former military airfield on Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands during World War II. Today it is Honiara International Airport.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -9.53, 160.1 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Airfields of the United States Army Air Forces in the Pacific Ocean theatre of World War II, Defunct United States Marine Corps facilities

Honiara International Airport

For the military history of the airport, see Henderson Field (Guadalcanal) Honiara International Airport, formerly known as Henderson Field, is an airport located on Guadalcanal Island in the Solomon Islands. It is the only international airport in the Solomon Islands and is located 8 kilometers from the capital Honiara. Control of the airstrip was the focus of months of fighting in the Guadalcanal campaign during World War II.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -9.53, 160.1 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Airports in the Solomon Islands, Buildings and structures in Honiara, Defunct United States Marine Corps facilities

Lawson Tama Stadium

Lawson Tama Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Honiara, Solomon Islands. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium is unique as the stand is built into the hillside so there is no official capacity but no more than 20,000 would fit the surrounding grassland. The stadium hosted the 2012 OFC Nations Cup.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -9.53, 160.1 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Honiara, Football venues in the Solomon Islands, Multi-purpose stadiums

Quote of the moment

Our battered suitcases were piled on the sidewalk again; we had longer ways to go. But no matter, the road is life.

Jack Kerouac