Cruise ship passengers are raving about one of the most beautiful cities in the Pacific, Port Vila, and the best way to see this tropical paradise is with a scenic flight from leading aerial tourism company Vanuatu Helicopters.
Based in Port Vila, Vanuatu Helicopters is an award-winning flight company that offers a multitude of fantastic scenic flight packages which are perfect for those visiting Vanuatu via cruise ship. “Our scenic flights are the best way to witness the natural beauty of Vanuatu from hundreds of feet in the air,” says Alison Fleming, Group Marketing Manager for Vanuatu Helicopters.
The Pacific Dawn, Explorer Of The Seas, Pacific Explorer and Radiance are cruise ships which will all drop anchor in Port Vila during the rest of the year. Here are some details:
The Pacific Dawn
Recently refurbished in March 2017, The Pacific Dawn features the longest waterslides on an Australian cruise ship. Looking better than ever, The Pacific Dawn have also added new dining venues, teens’ virtual reality experience, and a contemporary redesign of the bars and public spaces throughout the ship. Ideal for families, The Pacific Dawn has activities designed to please every age group.
Explorer Of The Seas
With an abundance of facilities, activities and entertainment, Explorer Of The Seas truly is a floating resort. One of the most impressive features is the U.S.$11-million art collection. The Explorer Of The Seas Royal Promenade is an upscale mall which is longer than a football field and wider than three lanes of traffic.
This 12 deck tall cruise ship has plenty of things to do, see, taste and try. Whether you’re after an adrenalin-filled holiday or just want to relax and rejuvenate, with this cruise you can create the type of cruise holiday you want.
The 77,000-tonne Pacific Explorer is P&O Cruises’ biggest ship in Australia. Pacific Explorer has two adults-only areas, both with plunge pools. There is always something to be entertained by on the Pacific Explorer with two waterslides, a waterpark, barefoot bowling, rock climbing and a vast range of bars, pubs and live music venues.
The Radiance features acres of glass enclosing a nine-story central atrium, elevators facing the sea, and floor-to-ceiling windows throughout, you’ll will always have a fantastic view no matter where you are on the ship. New features include a Royal Babies & TotsSM Nursery, VIP guest lounges and an outdoor, poolside movie screen showing first-run movies day and night.
Cruise ship passengers sailing to this pacific archipelago are in for treat with this bustling port city which is famed for its adventurous activities and endless fun.
From adrenaline fill activities to relaxing spa days, to family friendly things to do, Port Vila and Vanuatu have something for everyone. “Stepping off the ship, you are open to a world of possibilities,” advises Alison.
Jet boating, parasailing, snorkelling, trekking to nearby points of interest, all these and more are available at Port Vila.
Shop till you drop in Port Villa. Shop-a-holics will be delighted at the many duty-free shops in the main section of town. “There is an abundance of perfect souvenirs in colourful open-air markets right next to fresh tropical fruits and hand-picked vegetables,” advises Alison.
The unique blend of Melanesian, Chinese, French and English cultural elements in Port Vila are sure to delight and entice the curiosity of visiting cruise ship passengers.
The Port Vila Cruise Schedule For 2018:
- Pacific Dawn Wed 28-Nov-18 Port Vila 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
- Explorer OTS Mon 3-Dec-18 Port Vila 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
- Pacific Dawn Wed 12-Dec-18 Port Vila 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
- Explorer Of The Seas Thu 13-Dec-18 Port Vila 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
- Pacific Explorer Sun 23-Dec-18 Port Vila 8:00 – AM 6:00 PM
- Pacific Dawn Mon 24-Dec-18 Port Vila 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
- Radiance OTS Wed 26-Dec-18 Port Vila 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
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About Vanuatu Helicopters:
Winners of the Vanuatu Tourism Award 2013-2014 and 2017-2018, Vanuatu Helicopters are located at the sea wall in central Port Vila, and are the perfect way for travellers to Vanuatu to get a bird’s-eye view of the many extraordinary vistas that the island paradise of Vanuatu has to offer!
Contact Vanuatu Helicopters:
Address: Located near the Nambawan Café, on the seawall at the Craft Markets, Port Vila.
Phone: + 678 25022
Phone: 0274 587 724