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Ireupuow Destination Guide

Discover Ireupuow in Vanuatu

Ireupuow in the region of Tafea is a place located in Vanuatu - some 146 mi or ( 235 km ) South-East of Port Vila , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Ireupuow

Local time in Ireupuow is now 10:52 PM (Sunday) . The local timezone is named " Pacific/Efate " with a UTC offset of 11 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Yetakape, Yarouareung, Yaoukouriruang, Yanmileun, and Port Vila. When in this area, you might want to check out Yetakape . We discovered some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Ireupuow ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Videos

Tanna Island Custom Ceremony Dance

2:42 min by hokiangadad
Views: 2442 Rating: 5.00

Five families celebrating with the village a Kustom dance on Tanna Island, Vanuatu after their boys return to the village after circumcision some time before. ..

Yakel aux confins du Monde

7:08 min by Jean-Melchior Delpias
Views: 141 Rating: 0.00

Le petit village de Yakel situé au centre de l'Ile de Tanna dans l'archipel du Vanuatu. ..


The Volcano Yasur

7:11 min by Slick52921
Views: 108 Rating: 5.00

Mt. Yasur is an active volcano on Tanna, Vanuatu. This video is of the strombolian style of eruption, sorry it is so long, but I couldn't bring myself to cut out anymore eruptions. We visited Tanna as ..

Mount Yasur Eruption (expletives)

5:25 min by Paul Nicolle
Views: 50 Rating: 0.00

Sam and I on the cauldera of Mount Yasur on Tanna island in Vanuatu. This was where we spent our honeymoon after eloping in Port Vila in 2002. We are standing about 20 meters from the edge of the caul ..


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Interesting facts about this location

Tafea Province

Tafea is the southernmost province of Vanuatu. The name is an acronym for the five main islands that make up the province: including Goat Island (5.6 km northeast, 0.1 km² area) and Vete Manung Island (15 km northeast) including Inyeug Island (0.6 km southwest, airport of Anatom), but without the remote Matthew and Hunter Islands, which are considered by the people of Anatom Island part of their custom ownership

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Located at -19.50 169.50 (Lat./Long.); Less than 4 km away
Tags: Former countries in Oceania, Former unrecognized countries, Island countries, Provinces of Vanuatu, States and territories established in 1994, Tafea Province

Sulphur Bay

Sulphur Bay is a bay on the eastern side of Tanna island in Vanuatu. Nearby is Mount Yasur, called the world's most accessible volcano, and the area is the center of the John Frum cargo cult, a movement that believes their savior, an American World War II GI, resides within Yasur. Sulphur Bay was the first part of the island visited by Westerners, when the glow of Mount Yasur attracted James Cook in 1774.

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Located at -19.51 169.46 (Lat./Long.); Less than 4 km away
Tags: Bays of Vanuatu, Bodies of water of Vanuatu

Mount Yasur

Mount Yasur is an active volcano on Tanna Island, Vanuatu (lat/long 19.52 S, 169.43 E) with a height of 361 m above sea level, located on the coast near Sulphur Bay. It lies to the southeast of the taller Mount Tukosmera, which was active in the Pleistocene. It has a largely unvegetated pyroclastic cone with a nearly circular summit crater 400 m in diameter. It is a stratovolcano, caused by the eastward-moving Indo-Australian Plate being subducted under the westward-moving Pacific Plate.

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Located at -19.53 169.45 (Lat./Long.); Less than 5 km away
Tags: Active volcanoes, Mountains of Vanuatu, Stratovolcanoes, Volcanoes of Vanuatu

Tanna (island)

Tanna (sometimes spelled Tana) is an island of Vanuatu. It is 40 km (25 mi) long and 19 km (12 mi) wide, with a total area of 550 km² (212 sq mi). Its highest point is the 1,084 m (3,556 ft) summit of Mount Tukosmera in the south of the island. In the east, northeast of the peak, close to the coast, is where Siwi Lake was located until mid April 2000 when, following unusually heavy rain, the lake burst down the valley into Sulphur Bay, destroying the village with no loss of life.

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Located at -19.50 169.33 (Lat./Long.); Less than 18 km away
Tags: Islands of Vanuatu, States and territories established in 1974, States and territories established in 1980, Tafea Province

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