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Malao Destination Guide

Explore Malao in Vanuatu

Malao in the region of Sanma is a town in Vanuatu - some 202 mi or ( 326 km ) North-West of Port Vila , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Malao

Current time in Malao is now 04:16 AM (Tuesday) . The local timezone is named " Pacific/Efate " with a UTC offset of 11 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Port Vila, Malao, Luganville, Liekar, and Lakatoro. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Port Vila . We saw some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Malao ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


The Havannah, Vanuatu

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Looking for island time? Try this boutique retreat near Port Vila, Vanuatu. The Havannah is a resort for luxury travellers seeking a tranquil escape. But leave the kids behind. The resort is adults-on ..

Living the dream in Vanuatu

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Thinking of relocating to Vanuatu? Watch this video for a sample of Australian, New Zealand and French people who have relocated to Vanuatu. This video is a teaser that opens a playlist of more in dep ..

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Interesting facts about this location

Espiritu Santo

Espiritu Santo is the largest island in the nation of Vanuatu, with an area of 3,955.5 km . It belongs to the archipelago of the New Hebrides in the Pacific region of Melanesia. It is in the Sanma Province of Vanuatu. The town of Luganville, on Espiritu Santo's southeast coast, is Vanuatu's second-largest settlement and the provincial capital. Roads run north and west from Luganville but most of the island is far from the limited road network.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -15.25 166.83 (Lat./Long.); Less than 9 km away
Tags: Islands of Vanuatu, Sanma Province

Vanuatu rain forests

The Vanuatu rain forests are a terrestrial ecoregion that includes the islands of Vanuatu, as well as the Santa Cruz Islands group of the neighboring Solomon Islands. It is part of the Australasia ecozone, which includes neighboring New Caledonia and the Solomon Islands, as well as Australia, New Guinea, and New Zealand. The Vanuatu rain forests are a tropical and subtropical moist broadleaf forests ecoregion, also known as a tropical rainforest.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -15.33 166.92 (Lat./Long.); Less than 20 km away
Tags: Geography of Vanuatu, Geography of the Solomon Islands, Tropical and subtropical moist broadleaf forests

Sanma Province

Sanma is a province located in the Northern part of the nation of Vanuatu, occupying the nation's largest island, Espiritu Santo, which is located approximately 2,500 km northeast of Sydney, Australia. The name Sanma is derived from the initial letters of the main islands of (Espiritu) Santo and Malo. It has a population of 32,340 and an area of 4,248 km².

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Located at -15.33 166.75 (Lat./Long.); Less than 21 km away
Tags: Provinces of Vanuatu, Sanma Province, States and territories established in 1994

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