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The Secret Garden

Mele, Efate, Vanuatu
+678 26222
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Pleasant garden and cultural experience

Our cruise ship, Sun Princess, called at Vila in April 2017 and we visited "The Secret Garden... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tamworth, Australia
Secret Garden

I was not terribly impressed with this place thought through entry fee made it overpriced for it. I... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sydney, Australia
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Mele, Efate, Vanuatu
+678 26222
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our cruise ship, Sun Princess, called at Vila in April 2017 and we visited "The Secret Garden" because we were looking for something in fill in a few hours. The entry fee was a little expensive, however the cultural show and tour of the gardens...More

Thank cruisers2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was not terribly impressed with this place thought through entry fee made it overpriced for it. I feel there is better things to do in Port Vila

Thank junebryant
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

I visited the secret garden for their cultural show while on my visit to Vanuatu. The show was fantastic with the way they include the audience and provide cultural knowledge. We also had lunch at the restaurant which was delicious. After the show we were...More

2  Thank Kel414
Reviewed 1 April 2017

As we had just got back from another tour & hadn't had lunch, we decided to forgo the first part of the tour & eat, what an amazing surprise we had when it was our tour guide that made our lunch, once we had had...More

Thank MelbourneJulie
Reviewed 26 March 2017

My wife and I visited in March 2017 as a day excursion from our cruise. We'd been sorely disappointed by the previous tour we completed with Royal Caribbean in Noumea so were apprehensive. Our apprehensive was quickly replaced by enjoyment and wonder once we arrived...More

1  Thank ropesbasstard
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped by here in the late afternoon. Beautiful gardens and our guide was very informative. The food was good as well.

Thank Wensham
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Discovered this hidden gem on a drive around the island. Stopped for a coffee and some lunch..... what a surprise an amazing two storey thatched restaurant full of quirky features not least of all amazing timber tables and lounges to stretch out on to enjoy...More

Thank Littlefloss
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Whilst the gardens were quite beautiful and the buildings very interesting, we didn't get the tour we expected. Obviously this tourist spot plays to the visitors from the cruise ships. There was no cultural show, just a wander around the garden where you could read...More

Thank sally d
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Very informative and interesting especially the coconut crabs, they are huge and can do some serious damage.Beautiful landscape and interesting to see the customs of the Ni Vanuatu people.

Thank Dennis A
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

As soon as we arrived on our cruise ship excursion, we were announced with a conchshell greeting. There is an entry fee for those who just arrive there on their own accord and not by a cruise ship excursion. Our guide, Mark, presented himself in...More

Thank Joel D
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Hi Anne, what was the tour company you booked with for this?
10 April 2016|
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Response from Delliemay | Reviewed this property |
I don't know what is offered by the cruise ships, but you are better off getting a few people to share a bus/taxi. We actually made our arrangements at the markets for a pick up the following evening but that wouldn't be... More