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“Such a fun day.”
Review of J.J Manples Tours

J.J Manples Tours
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: 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 bus. JJ is bilingual (French/English) and an experienced, knowledgeable guide. Price includes pickups from your hotel, entrance fees and lunch.
Reviewed 18 September 2017

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 also a lot of fun. Blue lagoon is just breath taking beautiful,.Thank you again JJ and Robin John for a fantastic day.

Thank Edith O
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

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 the culture of the island and you meet so many friendly people along the way. Best day tour I have taken.

Thank sonyah334
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Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

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.

Thank JJaySunshineCoast
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Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

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 JJ made the day for us. Please support local ventures in Vanuatu.

Thank Arlene H
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

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 at the blue lagoon. He was very informative about local sights and customs. Thoroughly enjoyed it. Thanks JJ. Highly recommended!

Thank jewel_58
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