Luganville is the second largest city in the Republic of Vanuatu and is located on the island of Espiritu Santo. It is a busy port and export centre overlooking the Segond Channel.
Luganville offers a wide variety of watersports, beautiful beaches and traditional villages to visit. There are restaurants, bars and handicrafts stalls where tourists can purchase locally produced goods.
Things to see and do
* Water sports
* Diving the WWII wreck ‘President Coolidge’
* Explore caves
* Canoeing or Kayaking
Cruise Season – Jan - Dec
Currency – Vanuatu vatu (VUV)
Language – Bislama, English, French
Land area – 4010 km² (Espiritu Santo)
Population – 10,750 approx
Electricity – 2 Angled pins and 1 flat pin centred below Australian style
Time – GMT plus eleven hours
International Country Telephone Code – + 678
Port Location – The port is located at the end of the main street of Luganville. It is a .5 km walk into the city centre.
Travel Links – The airport is located at Pekoa. It is an hour’s flight to Pekoa airport by light aircraft north from Port Vila, or by direct international flights from Brisbane and Sydney.