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Mele Cascades

Mele Road | Mele Maat, Port Vila, Efate 1368, Vanuatu
+678 23050
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Full-Day North Efate Snorkeling Adventure from Port Vila
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Mele Cascades Waterfalls is one of Efate's most popular natural attractions. Only 20 minutes drive out of town, a visit can be completed in just over two hours. There are bathroom facilities available , sitting area, a small cafe and bar on site for purchase of food and drinks. The area is local owned and run by locals. Revenue generated help pay wages for local employees, maintenance and upkeep of the area,community development for surrounding villages and sponsorship of social activities, most especially soccer development programs for youth. Note: Efate is currently experiencing severe El Nino and the once picturesque attraction has very low water levels. This is also causing drastic water supply shortage to villages and its people. To close the business would mean loss of income for many.
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  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“reef shoes” (251 reviews)
“water crossings” (30 reviews)
“main waterfall” (36 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Mele Road | Mele Maat, Port Vila, Efate 1368, Vanuatu
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+678 23050
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"reef shoes"
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"water crossings"
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"main waterfall"
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"slippery rocks"
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"walking shoes"
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"lovely walk"
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"cool water"
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"rock pools"
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"entry fee"
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"take your time"
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"beautiful waterfall"
in 32 reviews
"bare feet"
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"evergreen tours"
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Reviewed yesterday

Visit the falls every time we come to vanuatu. beautiful!! Bit of a hike but whats the rush? Spend the day with a picnic and a camera.

Thank Charlie S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You can visit Mele Cascades with a tour if you want, but it’s only 10km from the town so you can just as easily get there on a bus (150vt) or a taxi if you’re in a hurry (3000vt). It’s a really beautiful area &...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful experience! Our fantastic guide Jason was informative, fun and extremely personable. He had the kids in stitches one minute and completely wide eyed by his "spider-man" leaps in and around the beautiful waterfalls and pools. Highly recommended!

Thank leaht451
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Give yourself a good 2hrs or more here, its only about a 20minute walk to the top waterfall but there are so many swimming holes you will want to dive into too.This is a must to go too you wont be disappointed at all. They...More

Thank pandcthomas
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited in August and was amazed at the waterfalls, the colour of the water and the gardens around. Change into your swimmers at the toilet block before the climb up and make sure you have shoes that can get wet as there are a few...More

Thank charmainerussell
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved our visit to the waterfalls.. crystal clear gorgeous falls . Water was so refreshing. Loved swinging out on the rope into the water - kids had a ball as well as the adults

Thank Katie C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

20 minutes up hill and needs good wetwater shoes. Great waterfalls enroute and finally a pool with fall to finish off

Thank YvonnePapamoa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After the Chinese bought this land from the locals when they where desperate for money after the Pam cyclone they doubbled the price from 1000 Vatu to 2000. In general it's really nice but way overpriced and a total ripoff for the entrance fee as...More

1  Thank UllaKabulla
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a beautiful place especially as we were the only ones there when we visited. More people did arrive but by then we were on our way back down. We weren't expecting a guide but we had a fabulous one called "J" who was very...More

Thank happydays36516
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Extraordinary pictures of stream and rushing waters. Although where we come from provides larger falls, the opportunity to swim in such pristine waters was a fabulous experience.

1  Thank Leanne R
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jogero68
6 May 2018|
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Response from rubygirl123 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there we caught it from our resort but there are buses everywhere. They’ll be waiting for you when you get off the ship. Enjoy 😀
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jade674
3 May 2018|
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Response from EvergreenManagement | Property representative |
Hi Jade, Thank you for your time sending us your question Yes we do have local prices for residents and its VUV1, 000 per adult and for foreigners VUV2, 000 per adult. For further query regarding our transfers, full day and... More
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swmvgirl
10 March 2018|
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Response from manoliandhanna | Reviewed this property |
It cost us 300 vut per person. Dont worry about getting a taxi, there are plenty buses to and from.
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