Vanuatu

Vanuatu

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Situated between the Solomon Islands and New Zealand, Vanuatu lies in the midst of some of the world's best diving.  Comprised of 83 islands, this South Pacific archipelago is best known for the wreck of the luxury liner - converted troop carrier, the 654 ft. "SS President Coolidge".

 

Espiritu Santo, the largest island in the group, is home to many of the areas best dive sites including the Coolidge, the 310 ft. US destroyer "SS Tucker" and Million Dollar Point, where the US Forces pushed an estimated $1,000,000 worth of construction equipment and materials into the ocean.

SS President Coolidge

Diving here isn't only about the wrecks, infact, with the wrecks being "the big attraction", the areas many stunning reefs and walls remain virtually untouched, offering great dive sites for all diving tastes.  Flights from North America to this "off the beaten track" destination conveniently stop in Fiji, making a combined Fiji - Vanuatu dive holiday easy.