Maewo is located some 180 miles (290 kilometers) from Port Vila, the national capital.
When it comes to getting the best bang for your buck from your vacation, it's good to keep in mind that Maewo is merely the beginning; Vanuatu features an abundance of natural sights, cities and towns. You'll also find Redcliffe, 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the northeast, and Melsisi 40 miles (64 kilometers) to the north.
Vanuatu is a great vacation choice for those with a thing for open-air markets.
There are loads of ways for thrill seekers to enjoy the outdoors in and around Maewo. Abseiling and zip-lining are two ways thrill seekers here can get their fix.
Local dishes are an excellent way to get to know about an area. So, make sure you visit some of the region's restaurants. You'll discover yams and mangoes are popular components of typical local foods. Coconut crab and green papaya salad are both local choices sure to imbue visitors' with a true taste of Vanuatu.
Take note, if you are likely to be in Maewo around the 30th of July, Independence Day is widely celebrated then and some attractions may have changed opening hours.
There is a saying: it is better to see a thing once than to hear about it many times. With its magnificent beauty Vanuatu will not disappoint.