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Million Dollar Point

Santo, Vanuatu
+678 776 5526
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Fantastic Dive Site

While the land based facilities are a bit lacking (head to the loo before you come down), its a... read more

Reviewed 20 November 2017
DiverDi2015
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Brisbane, Australia
Million Dollar Point

Great spot. Cruise the Islands and stopped at Santos (Luganville) Caught a Taxi to Million Dollar... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2017
Cheryl B
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Casuarina, Australia
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This incredible dive site was created when Americans dumped millions of dollars worth of equipment at the end of the war.
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

While the land based facilities are a bit lacking (head to the loo before you come down), its a stunning outlook, and easy to set gear up on the tables. A great dive, lots of things to try and identify from ships to bulldozers and...More

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Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Great spot. Cruise the Islands and stopped at Santos (Luganville) Caught a Taxi to Million Dollar Point. Cost 20.00 per head plus $5.00 entry fee. Had small markets, and it was great to walk the shore line and look at all the rusted equipment. It...More

Thank Cheryl B
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Reviewed 19 December 2016

The story behind million dollar point is quite interesting and when you get out there its amazing just to wonder the shore and find pieces of equipment, old circuit boards and wheels and all sorts embedded in the coral and rock. Remember to bring your...More

2  Thank Chris-N-12222
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Reviewed 28 June 2016

At the end of the war, the Americans offered the locals the chance to buy the equipment they weren't taking home (for various reasons) at a cheap price. The locals refused, believing they would get the abandoned stuff for nothing after the US left. US...More

2  Thank Sue_222222
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Reviewed 27 June 2016

Went for a couple of dives here with my partner and thoroughly enjoyed it. Million Dollar Point is an easy dive with an unbelievable amount of stuff to see. The utter waste of this place is just mind blowing, however it's a perfect site for...More

1  Thank LazingAbout
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Reviewed 19 May 2016

... but there wasn't a lot of life there, which is my thing. Just a huge huge pile of dumped trucks, forklifts, jeeps, bulldozers - which the US army decided to throw into the sea instead of give as a gift to the Vanuatu people...More

2  Thank BiddyNZ
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Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

A surreal and unimaginable amount of purposefully scuttled man made pile of wreckage. Were they trying to set the Guinness Book of records for the amount of tyres located in one underwater site? After two dives I am still shaking my head. This was a...More

Thank DeebeeMelbourne
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Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

Visited Million dollar point has great history and the snorkeling allows you to see the equipment dumped there. There was so much to see and whilst the warmer water was less visible we still found the salvage shipwreck and lots and lots of steel for...More

Thank BrisSimone
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Reviewed 9 December 2015

I have never experienced anything like it. A reef formed by materials from the second world war. USA left dumped materilalerne at a depth of 20-40 meters. Easy and unique dive

Thank Lone P
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Reviewed 27 November 2015

this is a great place to visit it has a very interesting history you can see meany old stuff here i would come here if i was you it is amazing come here

Thank JJKiwiKid
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