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Million Dollar Point

Santo, Luganville, Espiritu Santo, Vanuatu
+678 776 5526
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What did you do USA

This dive is a great dive in good conditions , but a shame about the history of what the USA did... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
yarraone
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Bathurst, Australia
Fascinating Site

Million dollar Point is a short drive from Luganville. It is a site situated on a small but... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Carmel S
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This incredible dive site was created when Americans dumped millions of dollars worth of equipment at the end of the war.
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“wreckage” (3 reviews)
“land” (3 reviews)
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Santo, Luganville, Espiritu Santo, Vanuatu
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+678 776 5526
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This dive is a great dive in good conditions , but a shame about the history of what the USA did.. but a great dive as well as snorkle

Thank yarraone
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Million dollar Point is a short drive from Luganville. It is a site situated on a small but pretty headland and is the spot where the Americans built a jetty into the bay and dumped their trucks, and mechanical gear after World War II when...More

Thank Carmel S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Highly recommend a visit to Million Dollar Point if on a day visit from cruise ship.Dont pay more than $20 each way in taxi. Great swimming and snorkeling and lots of shady trees. There are a few stalls selling clothing but a new food outlet...More

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Reviewed 21 November 2017

While the land based facilities are a bit lacking (head to the loo before you come down), its a stunning outlook, and easy to set gear up on the tables. A great dive, lots of things to try and identify from ships to bulldozers and...More

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Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Great spot. Cruise the Islands and stopped at Santos (Luganville) Caught a Taxi to Million Dollar Point. Cost 20.00 per head plus $5.00 entry fee. Had small markets, and it was great to walk the shore line and look at all the rusted equipment. It...More

Thank Cheryl B
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Reviewed 20 December 2016

The story behind million dollar point is quite interesting and when you get out there its amazing just to wonder the shore and find pieces of equipment, old circuit boards and wheels and all sorts embedded in the coral and rock. Remember to bring your...More

2  Thank Chris-N-12222
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Reviewed 29 June 2016

At the end of the war, the Americans offered the locals the chance to buy the equipment they weren't taking home (for various reasons) at a cheap price. The locals refused, believing they would get the abandoned stuff for nothing after the US left. US...More

2  Thank Sue_222222
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Reviewed 28 June 2016

Went for a couple of dives here with my partner and thoroughly enjoyed it. Million Dollar Point is an easy dive with an unbelievable amount of stuff to see. The utter waste of this place is just mind blowing, however it's a perfect site for...More

1  Thank LazingAbout
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Reviewed 20 May 2016

... but there wasn't a lot of life there, which is my thing. Just a huge huge pile of dumped trucks, forklifts, jeeps, bulldozers - which the US army decided to throw into the sea instead of give as a gift to the Vanuatu people...More

2  Thank BiddyNZ
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Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

A surreal and unimaginable amount of purposefully scuttled man made pile of wreckage. Were they trying to set the Guinness Book of records for the amount of tyres located in one underwater site? After two dives I am still shaking my head. This was a...More

Thank DeebeeMelbourne
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