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Sanakoumbe Destination Guide

Delve into Sanakoumbe in Vanuatu

Sanakoumbe in the region of Sanma is a city in Vanuatu - some 166 mi or ( 267 km ) North-West of Port Vila , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Sanakoumbe

Current time in Sanakoumbe is now 04:39 AM (Tuesday) . The local timezone is named " Pacific/Efate " with a UTC offset of 11 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Wounaouss, Waylapa, Samarandas, Port Vila, and Port Lautour. While being here, make sure to check out Wounaouss . We encountered some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you curious about the possible sightseeing spots and facts in Sanakoumbe ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Jacky's Blue hole Espiritu Santo

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Inland, brilliant blue water hole around 10m deep. Fed from underground spring. Unlimited visibility and curious fish. ..

Vanuatu, Aore Island Welcome

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Welcome ceremony by the people of Aore Island, Santo, Vanuatu for the crews of the 2007 Brisbane to Vanuatu Cruise in Company and the opening of the Aore Island Clinic ..

Vanuatu - Malo island

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Highlights of tourism on Malo island in the Northern province of SANMA in Vanuatu. ..

Markets in Luganville, Santo, Vanuatu

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15.07.08: A slow view of produce for sale at the produce market in Luganville; Santo's largest town. Produce includes bananas, coconuts, wora wo (baskets) holding yams and manioc roots, bundles of tar ..

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Interesting facts about this location

Malo Island

Malo (formerly known as St. Bartholomew) is an island in Vanuatu, 3 km off the southern coast of the larger Espiritu Santo in Sanma Province. It has a circumference of 55 km and an area of 180 km . In 1979, the island had a population of 2,312. The 1999 census found a population of 3,532. By the 2009 census, the total population had grown to 4,273, an increase of 21% since 1999. Avunatari (Abnetare), the main center on the northwest coast, had 600 people in 1999.

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Located at -15.68 167.17 (Lat./Long.); Less than 10 km away
Tags: Islands of Vanuatu, Sanma Province

Ratua, Vanuatu

Ratua, situated in the Vanuatu archipelago, is a 146-acre island located south of Espiritu Santo, between Aore and Malo islands. In the early 1900s, during the Anglo-French condominium colony, when the Vanuatu archipelago was originally named New Hebrides until its independence in 1980, the island of Ratua was an uninhabited French coconut plantation where copra was produced.

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Located at -15.61 167.18 (Lat./Long.); Less than 11 km away
Tags: Islands of Vanuatu, Private islands

Aore Island

Aore Island is an island in Sanma Province, Vanuatu. It is located opposite Luganville on Espiritu Santo and has an area of 58 km. Aore Island has diving and fishing. There are numerous resorts on the island catering for tourists, weddings and baptisms. Aore Island is a haven for divers, being right on the doorstep of world class wreck and reef diving. Several of the wreck dives include the SS President Coolidge, SS Tucker, and the MV Henry Bonneaud.

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Located at -15.58 167.17 (Lat./Long.); Less than 12 km away
Tags: Islands of Vanuatu

Araki Island

Araki Island is a small rocky island with an area of 2.5 km², located 3 miles off the southern shores of Espiritu Santo, which is the largest island in the nation of Vanuatu. It belongs to the archipelago of the New Hebrides in the Pacific region of Melanesia. It is in the Sanma Province of Vanuatu.

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Located at -15.63 166.95 (Lat./Long.); Less than 14 km away
Tags: Islands of Vanuatu


Bokissa is a very small island in the South Pacific island nation of Vanuatu located 10km south of Espiritu Santo. The island is owned and run as a tourist resort and is promoted as being managed in an environmentally responsible manner.

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Located at -15.59 167.25 (Lat./Long.); Less than 19 km away
Tags: Islands of Vanuatu, Private islands

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