We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers: Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The best way to discover Efate is by doing a round island tour with a local. Manples Tours is owned and operated by Jonah John (JJ) and his wife, Violet. It's a full-day tour that takes in the main attractions from the comfort of an air-conditioned...more
My Mum and I did a full day tour with JJ as well as a half day tour! JJ was a wonderful and knowledgeable guide of the island. We especially loved visiting a cultural village, local school, swimming in the beautiful waters at Blue Lagoon...More
My family and I went on the full day tour booked through reception at our resort. We loved it. JJ is a kind, professional and knowledgeable guide and host and the bus was clean and comfortable.
We picked this tour after having seen photos of...More
We booked J.J. prior to our cruise ship docking. He was good with communication prior to and had us all booked. Told me where to meet him and what he was going to be wearing .We met J.J. finally, it was our fault we went...More
A big thank you to John and Darryl for making our unscheduled stop in Port Vila a very memorable day.
We arranged the trip at short notice and could not be happier with our day.
We were picked up at the wharf at 8 am...More
Very enjoyable tour for 8 family members in air-conditioned van. Interesting and good fun at village (where joined in a dance and had crazy photos taken) and then on to beautiful Blue Lagoon for refreshing swim and morning tea. Then visit to school and on...More
We had the best time with JJ and Robin John. I highly recommend their full day tour. It gives you so much insights of the people of Vanuatu and life on the islands. Every stop we made was interesting. Specially the cultural village which is...More
Took the day tour with JJ and Robin John. JJ is the best guide. He is very knowledgeable about all the islands and the history. Blu lagoon is a must for everyone spring fed and fun. Each stop on the trip gave you insight into...More
JJ and driver Robin John were 100% professional-very safe driving and JJ's infectious enthusiasm, always smiling and his knowledge made our day trip very memorable and worth every cent. Highly recommended and pleased to have spent money with a private local company.
So glad we chose JJ Manples Tour for the wealth of local interest he gave us as we drove around on our half day tour. The sights of Efate are probably the same on every tour but having the local customs and history explained by...More
We booked a half day tour with JJ. He picked us up from the wharf near our hotel and as we were the only people that day, he rearranged the tour to suit us. His driver was very good, we felt safe. He provided refreshments...More