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A really great trip organised by the Village de Santo. An hours drive and then a float down the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Anita K
Melbourne, Australia
Oh Wow

Every now and then, travel gets you to try experiences you would never dream of. An experience that... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2018
Adelaide, Australia
via mobile
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The Adventure You've Been Hoping For!! Let yourself be taken on this half day excursion by the river, snaking its way through the dense Vanuatu rainforest. The river has carved out a magnificent gorge, lined with remarkable limestone formations and...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
| near Oyster Island, Luganville, Espiritu Santo, Vanuatu
+678 771 1706
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 6 May 2016

The trip is about 40 mins from Luganville. There is a lot to see on the way and you will get a glimpse of island life and conditions in the island interior. The track to the falls is well prepared with walkways and well maintained...More

8  Thank Gavin W
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 17 January 2013

I'm not much if an adventure junkie and so freaked out a little with this! I jumped off a damn cliff edge and floated down the stream!!! Luckily for me, the great experience and tour guide (Greg) completely out weighed the rest of it. I'm...More

1  Thank LeeWellington
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A really great trip organised by the Village de Santo. An hours drive and then a float down the river in a life vest, reef shoes and gloves. It was fabulous and we throughly enjoyed it, just not long enough! Easily done by ages 5-...More

Thank Anita K
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Every now and then, travel gets you to try experiences you would never dream of. An experience that has you 4WD through traditional villages and WWII bunkers. Diving into a flowing steam and body surfing half a dozen rapids before climbing up a waterfall and...More

1  Thank CraigH0901
Reviewed 11 May 2018

Great experience. We were collected from Village de Santo and travelled to Mount Hope estate, around 1 hours drive. There we put on reef shoes, life jacket and gloves and jumped into the stream. The two guides assist you as you float down the river...More

1  Thank Liz3
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Our day tour to the waterfall was organised through Village de Santo Resort. They provided wetsuit boots, life vests, lunch. The float down the river was wonderful - and well guided. Our 5 year old was a bit apprehensive but was helped through the small...More

Thank MikeZandvliet
Reviewed 8 January 2018

The Mount Hope Waterfall experience is truly beautiful. I organised the tour through our resort and went with my parents in their 50s/60s and my younger brother. My parents were a bit hesitant at first but any one can do it! It is slightly challenging...More

Thank AusChick101
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend this trip We did with friends children ages 8 & 10 We all enjoyed it Great friendly helpful guides Safety jackets , reef shoes and gloves are supplied Magical

Thank sasa73
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Floating along a beautiful river finishing at a amazing waterfall! It is just to hard to explain how fantastic this was!! Totally recommend 🤗

1  Thank JJacka
Reviewed 23 July 2017

This is a Beautiful tour with friendly attentive guides. It's an Amazing look at the jungle while floating in a fresh water river with mild Rapids to give it a bit of excitement.

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Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Great experience floating down this rainforest river, the scenery is magnificent and water is clear and cool. This second time we've done this tour in recent years and just as good as the first time. Was going to do the Millennium caves but due to...More

3  Thank 524frankm524
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

We were really looking forward to doing this but upon arrival found out that the resort is closed for large renovations turning into a 5* complex with casinos. Looked like it hadn't started when we went to take a look. Such a shame as a...More

1  Thank RLBPP
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Response from Hayking | Reviewed this property |
We were also taken by a guide from Oyster island .We booked through our resort.