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Mount Yasur

Tanna Island, Vanuatu
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Once in a lifetime!

We travelled to Tanna with Air Taxi from Port Vila and enjoyed our visit to Mount Yasur! What an... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
shanekimangnfras
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Victoria, Australia
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Amazing experience

You have to do this. Price expensive but ok for this! You just want to come back! And don't forget... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
KevinRoy24
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Bourail, New Caledonia
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3 days ago
“Once in a lifetime!”
4 days ago
“Amazing experience ”
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Tanna Island, Vanuatu
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We travelled to Tanna with Air Taxi from Port Vila and enjoyed our visit to Mount Yasur! What an awesome experience to climb a live volcano! Something we will never forget, well worth the money if you can afford it! Would have loved to stay...More

Thank shanekimangnfras
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

You have to do this. Price expensive but ok for this! You just want to come back! And don't forget, take a lot of cash before to come in tanna!!

Thank KevinRoy24
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived on Tanna Island via Air Taxi, 10 seater plane from Port Vila. Our accommodation at White Grass Resort in Bure number 4 was basic and in need of some TLC, regardless we set off towards Mt. Yasur. This road trip is not for...More

Thank CathyandRod
Reviewed 1 week ago

We flew to Tanna Island from Port Villa. Arrived at Tanna around 2.00 checked into our accomodation and then took the two hour drive to Mount Yasur. Yes, the Roads are pretty terrible but whatever, that's not what its about. Along the way we passed...More

1  Thank Lullabelle F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is just magical, walking up an active volcano and meeting the locals (spending a day with a native tribe) was an amazing experience and one I will never forget.

Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

At the end of a 4wd road you ll be able to climb 10mn at the top of mount yasur. Sit down and enjoy the incredible sound of the volcanoe and the light of lava exploding Unmissible.

Thank Bernard C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Do this. It's as good as you are thinking. The 4wd trip from our resort at Ocean Grass took 2 hours each way and is ROUGH but it is certainly part of the experience. The volcano grumbles and "breaths" the whole time. When it explodes...More

Thank emmaparkinson3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband & I are sure that when we came some 15 years ago, it didn't take as long to get there. Nor did we go to a Kastom Village & get attacked my mosquitos before we got to the top. Non the less, we...More

Thank Todd D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An amazing experience to watch the explosions of the volcano from the volcano rim. Can only be done when the activity level is 3 or less

Thank billthetraveller2015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lifechanging experience, looking into the heart of Mother Earth. Went 5 times up the Mountain, every time was different. Saw amazing volcanic landscapes before but Mount Yasur is outstanding.

Thank Frederik V
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williamsonsue
We are going to Mt Yasur in a couple of days with my son and his wife and two small children. My son is very worried about the shooting lava coming up and landing near to the kids and burning them. Is that a real risk?
11 May 2017|
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Response from emmaparkinson3 | Reviewed this property |
It's possible but not likely at all. The wind is taking the lava in a certain direction. It is an amazing experience and one that is worth the risk.
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angeconstable
Hi , I'm coming to hopefully see the amazing volcanos next March . Just wondering what the cost will be in Australian dollars to do a tour . Thankyou
10 April 2017|
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Response from Hello T | Reviewed this property |
Hi sorry I do not know the cost in Aussie dollars but it is worth checking on line for promotional offers for this type of tour. Have a wonderful trip it is worth it and hope you found the reply helpful
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margaretbrady
Hi could someone tell me about the air at mount yasur . Should we take a mask .
21 September 2016|
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Response from ClarkV62 | Reviewed this property |
hi, went earlier in the year and didn't need a mask. it was windy the day i went and at one stage i was getting a lot of dirt (or grit) blown in my face. the guides just moved us to another place that wasn't downwind.
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