Our guide was so friendly and funny and told us a lot about the culture on the drive up to the village. The village Chief was very welcoming and we learnt a lot about their culture and why its important for them to keep it alive. After the village tour we were taken to a nearby beach where the guides...
There are many cultural villages on Efate, but this village is exceedingly well run. The villagers speak good English. The information stations are informative. The dances are well performed. Great place to stop. Wonderful photo opportunities.
We visited here as part of our cruise ship tour with Atmosphere Tours. Very interesting look at the traditional culture of Vanuatu. Very informative, awesome display of fire / hot stone walking at the end.
Our visit to this village was a real stand out from our tour in Port Vila. It was interesting to hear how traditional methods are used to preserve food. The dancing and fire walking were entertaining. I would recommend a visit here
Having been to many South Pacific island, I wasn't very surprised by the whole show (it is a show, don't forget) but they did portray some interesting differences between the Vanuatu "kastom" and the rest of the Pacific. Fire-walking took way too much preparation .. Try the baby leafs !
I really enjoyed our visit to this cultural village- I learned a lot about how the people used traditional methods to help them survive during the recent cyclone. I enjoyed the dance and the firewalk too