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Cathedral of Port Vila

Rue Bougainville, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
+678 22618
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Moving Experience

We went to the Cathedral one Sunday morning with one of the staff from Iririki Island Resort. For... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2017
Bruce H
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Kiama, Australia
Sunday walk

I decided to walk around the hills of Vila on a Sunday morning stroll to take in the views of the... read more

Reviewed 18 December 2016
Mark4560
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Bli Bli, Australia
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good7%
  • Average38%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
24 May 2017
“Moving Experience”
17 Dec 2016
“Sunday walk”
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Rue Bougainville, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
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+678 22618
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Reviewed 25 May 2017

We went to the Cathedral one Sunday morning with one of the staff from Iririki Island Resort. For us oldies it was a fair climb in the humidity. It was worth it. The service was in French and Bislama, but it didn't matter. The choir...More

3  Thank Bruce H
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Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

I decided to walk around the hills of Vila on a Sunday morning stroll to take in the views of the Barbour. I walked past the Cathedral whilst the Sunday service was on. The singing was really beautiful to listen to so I sat down...More

1  Thank Mark4560
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Reviewed 30 July 2016

Get down for mass and enjoy the fantastic hyms. Very friendly congregation - you don't feel like an outsider and parking on site for those that drive.

1  Thank Jdxb2016
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Reviewed 29 July 2016

Even if you are not a regular, if you can get to Sunday morning mass you'll not regret it. The singing is wonderful and the locals colourful dress, the happy pikininis and the general atmosphere is wonderful. We felt blessed to be be able to...More

2  Thank BanjoRoadie
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Reviewed 26 January 2016

When you are in Vanuatu. You have plenty of time share with God. Come here and pray. In simple Church but make you feel good. Thank God, I were there.

1  Thank Wakatipu0101
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Reviewed 23 January 2016

If you are a catholic, this cathedral is a must. Go to the late Sunday morning mass as it has the local choir singing and it is a real experience. No music accompanyment, but the blendng of voices and harmony is amazing. The Mass is...More

4  Thank vanuatufan
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Reviewed 7 September 2015

We visited here because it was listed on our places to see brochure however, all said and done, it is simply a church. Nothing spectacular.

Thank Cheryl S
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Reviewed 19 August 2015

This old cathedral needs some repairs specially after hurricane PAM. But may be there is not enough customers to drop money in the bag. It is true that now, the christians sell their churches everywhere in the world. May be one day, this building will...More

Thank Christian7773
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Reviewed 27 June 2015

Nice church - cathedral by Vanuatu standards. Spacious though. Not really a tourist attraction. Great if you want to pray.

1  Thank Crimitorii
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