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Malampa Travel Small Nambas Tour at Rano

WallaRano Area | Rano Mainland, Lakatoro Po Box 22, Vanuatu
+678 48888
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Very worthwhile cultural presentation

If you like to venture off the tourist path in Vanuatu then definitely check out this tour that you... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2016
jpw915
An experience not to be missed.

A trip to Vanuatu is not complete unless you venture to the outer islands and Malekula in... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2014
Memgor
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Napier, New Zealand
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Small Nambas Tour at Rano will bring you back to the olden days on how Small Nambas people live. The tour is right in the heart of Small Nambas territory. You will discover the dances perform along with the beat of Tam-tams and custom songs. The tour operates every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. Other days are by request only. It is a must to see when visiting Malekula.
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WallaRano Area | Rano Mainland, Lakatoro Po Box 22, Vanuatu
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+678 48888
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Reviewed 1 October 2016

If you like to venture off the tourist path in Vanuatu then definitely check out this tour that you can book through Malampa travel centre. The dances and performances were really nice to see. It was informative and it was also just fun. It feels...More

1  Thank jpw915
Reviewed 7 August 2014

A trip to Vanuatu is not complete unless you venture to the outer islands and Malekula in particular. Amongst the many many highlights was our visit to experience a little of the traditional ways of the Small Nambas tribe. Veronique , our guide took the...More

4  Thank Memgor
Reviewed 4 August 2014

Loved every second of this tour! It was like stepping back in time, and we felt truly privileged to have witnessed not only cultural dances and stories, but demonstrations of cooking and weaving. It is amazing what has been passed down from generation to generation,...More

3  Thank Junior-Nomads
Reviewed 8 July 2014

The small nambas tours at Rano are professionally run. I booked through the tourism center and got picked up on time. The road out is a bit adventurous, but our driver was careful. He even got us coconuts to drink! When we got to the...More

2  Thank ALeafOnTheWind
Reviewed 30 June 2014

We loved the Small Nambas dance and cultural experience. It was fantastic to see the cultural traditions of the tribe up close and get a glimpse of the way of life in the village. We hope that all visitors to Vanuatu will be able to...More

1  Thank Revelly R
Reviewed 9 February 2014

The Small Nambas tour at Rano was brilliant. It was well organised, well presented and narrated and an up close and intimate encounter with a beautiful and time honoured traditional culture. These people shared their hearts and souls with us. We felt as if we...More

1  Thank rbaspinall
Reviewed 1 November 2013

Tour guide , Veronique, a delightful young woman who speaks excellent English and French , met us near her village and we chatted whilst waiting for the welcoming drums . Entered village past conch blowing man to meet the villagers ,in traditional dress, and treated...More

1  Thank dearloves
Reviewed 30 April 2013

It was just my friend and I but the small nambas went to so much effort to show us their culture and everyday lives. We took so many photos and videos and they welcomed this. They wanted photos with us! We learnt so much and...More

1  Thank oopsilong
Reviewed 12 June 2012

They began to work about this tour 10 years ago. The result is; it's very well organised, beautiful hats and very good dances and dancers. Thanks to all of you. We learnt a lot about your culture.

1  Thank MarineBDB
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