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Wakon Destination Guide

Explore Wakon in Vanuatu

Wakon in the region of Malampa is a place in Vanuatu - some 107 mi or ( 172 km ) North of Port Vila , the country's capital city .

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Time in Wakon is now 12:12 PM (Friday) . The local timezone is named " Pacific/Efate " with a UTC offset of 11 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Sanasoup, Retour, Port Vila, Luganville, and Lononwei. Since you are here already, consider visiting Sanasoup . Where to go and what to see in Wakon ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

Craig Cove Airport

Craig Cove Airport is an airport in Craig Cove on Ambrym Island in Vanuatu.

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Located at -16.26 167.92 (Lat./Long.); Less than 4 km away
Tags: Airports in Vanuatu

Malampa Province

Malampa is a province of Vanuatu, made up of three main islands, Malakula, Ambrym and Paama, from which the province's name is derived. It includes a number of other islands – the small islands of Uripiv, Norsup, Rano, Wala, Atchin and Vao off the coast of Malakula, and the volcanic island of Lopevi (currently uninhabited). It has a population of 36,000 people and an area of 2,779 km². Its capital is Lakatoro.

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Located at -16.25 167.75 (Lat./Long.); Less than 18 km away
Tags: Malampa Province, Provinces of Vanuatu, States and territories established in 1994


Ambrym is a volcanic island in the archipelago of Vanuatu (formerly known as the New Hebrides). It is well known for its highly active volcanic activity that includes lava lake formation.

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Located at -16.25 168.12 (Lat./Long.); Less than 21 km away
Tags: Active volcanoes, Islands of Vanuatu, Malampa Province, Mountains of Vanuatu, Pyroclastic shields, Subduction volcanoes, VEI-6 volcanoes, Volcanic calderas, Volcanoes of Vanuatu

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