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Eden on the River

#13 of 57 things to do in Port Vila Features Animals
Rentabao, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
+678 771 0765
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Fantastic family experience

We loved this tour, from the friendly driver to the very accommodating tour guides. This was pure... read more

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Reviewed 4 days ago
vivien697
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Townsville, Australia
Bridges of Eden

Great place to see about half hour ride from port Villa into a rain forest that you wouldn't know... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2017
Wayne L
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 16:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Rentabao, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We loved this tour, from the friendly driver to the very accommodating tour guides. This was pure bliss, being in the beautiful rainforest, learning about the local plants and foods to the absolute divine swimming in the fresh waterhole. Not to forget the very patient...More

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Carolyn E, Owner at Eden on the River, responded to this review

Oh wow, thanks Vivien697 for such a lovely review. We're so glad you had a great time!

Reviewed 10 April 2017

Great place to see about half hour ride from port Villa into a rain forest that you wouldn't know was there we informed guides tell you a lot of info about the rain forest plants as you walk through the forest trails to the suspension...More

Thank Wayne L
Carolyn E, Owner at Eden on the River, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your review Wayne and we hoped you enjoyed Vanuatu!

Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

We hired a driver in a van for the day & visited blue lagoon , turtle sanctuary then the waterfall at eden on the river . Nice spot , clear water . Should be a confident swimmer although inflatable tires available. When we went the...More

Thank Kelly G
Carolyn E, Owner at Eden on the River, responded to this review

Hi Kelly, I you came just after cyclone Cook on 08 or 09/ April, then the currents would certainly have been strong. Our bridges were closed for a day or two to undertake clean up and tensioning. We are now open as usual! Many thanks...More

Reviewed 21 March 2017

Great stopover organised by our driver. It had a lot of rain the week before so we were very lucky, although current strong it was awesome,cool, refreshing and the local guide even swam with us for added comfort. Just superb. A must do ! Looks...More

Thank nicole r
Carolyn E, Owner at Eden on the River, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your great review Nicole! Hope you enjoyed Vanuatu!

Reviewed 10 March 2017

We came here as the first stop on a round the island tour. The tour around the gardens was nice but lasted only 5 minutes. We just walked around with a guide who pointed out 2 trees & spent most of the time dodging dog...More

Thank MelNicole14
Carolyn E, Owner at Eden on the River, responded to this review

Hi MelNicole14, We're sorry to hear that your visit here wasn't as nice as it could have been. We'd like to follow up and find out more about your visit. We would appreciate it you could send us an email at info@edenvanuatu.com . Please include...More

Reviewed 6 March 2017

We visited Eden on the River and did the Colours and Tastes of Eden Guided Walking Tour . For a very reasonable price , we got an informative stroll through the expansive tropical gardens , a fruit platter feast of jackfruit , custard apple ,...More

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Carolyn E, Owner at Eden on the River, responded to this review

Hi Bill, Thanks so much for your kind words. We're glad to see your group had a great time and we'd love to see you back here again! Thanks

Reviewed 1 February 2017

We came here for lunch whilst on our way around the island and ordered four toasted sandwiches and coffee. The food was reasonably ok and one of our drinks never came out to us. I don't think i would return just for the food but...More

Thank Kim B
Carolyn E, Owner at Eden on the River, responded to this review

Hi Kim B, Thanks for you feedback regarding the cafe. We continue to work towards improving our services. We certainly hope to see you again!

Reviewed 22 January 2017

The highlight of our week in Vanuatu, for our two daughters. They loved the waterfall and especially the secret spot behind the curtain.

Thank John B
Carolyn E, Owner at Eden on the River, responded to this review

We pride ourselves on being a family friendly destination John and we're so glad your daughters enjoyed themselves. We hope to see you back at Eden one day!

Reviewed 21 January 2017

I recently visited the Eden River with my friend through a P&O cruise shore tour and it was remarkable. We spent a few hours swimming in the river just next to the waterfall and it was so refreshing - especially in the summer heat. You...More

1  Thank Marcus v
Carolyn E, Owner at Eden on the River, responded to this review

Hi Marcus, We love having shore trippers here on cruise boat days and especially love getting your lovely comments and kind words. We're so glad you enjoyed yourselves and we'd love to have you back anytime!

Reviewed 19 January 2017

A great deal of time and care goes into the gardens and property maintenance of Eden on the River, and it's definitely a beautifully serene and peaceful place. We were lucky enough to have the entire place to ourselves, which was a bonus. We had...More

Thank Jennifer C
Carolyn E, Owner at Eden on the River, responded to this review

Hi Jennifer. Your feedback is very much appreciated. Late last year we took on quite a few new juniors to top up our numbers (we average 3 staff babies a year here at Eden) and thanks to your feedback we are undertaking some intensive training...More

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RooGirl67
Driver, What would l expect to pay for a driver or taxi in your currency to get to Eden on the river. Would they be reliable for a return trip. Thank you
14 May 2017|
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Response from Carolyn E | Property representative |
Good Morning! It's quite a difficult question as it depends what else you want to do. But to give you some idea, we contract a bus driver with a lovely, well maintained bus , who will bring you out for $100. On a day where... More
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SuperxSmiley17
Hi was wanting to hire our on driver . While at port arthur on one of the buses could someone please tell me a reasonable amount to offer or negotiate Thanks
6 May 2017|
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Response from Carolyn E | Property representative |
Port Arthur? Sorry this has come to our business and we are located near Port Vila...
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Lynda62x2
Hi, Is the zipline operating again? I have also been to Efate a number of times and haven't heard of this attraction, maybe you could advertise some more. Can you tell me where you are located? Thanks, will see you next week sometime. Regards, Lynda.
10 October 2016|
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Response from Amanda W | Reviewed this property |
hi there, we were in vanuatu in july. yes the zipline was working. It's just pass Mele Village. We loved it. our teenage kids loved it too. Have a fun, safe trip.
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