Solomon Islands Things to Do

  • Gizo, Solomon Islands - Hellcat off of Kolombangra
    Gizo, Solomon Islands - Hellcat off of...
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  • Gizo, Solomon Islands - Hellcat off of Kolombangra
    Gizo, Solomon Islands - Hellcat off of...
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  • Gizo, Solomon Islands - Hull of the Toa Maru
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Solomon Islands Things to Do

  • Dive WWII Wrecks

    There's few dive destinations in the world that compare to the Solomon's. Whether you like reefs, big and abundant fish, or wrecks...this place has it all. I dove mainly out of Gizo, which is the capital of the Western Province and probably the easiest jumping off point for diving in the "West" (as Solomon Islander's refer to the area). The amount...

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  • Hiking to Mataniko Falls, Honiara

    Walk to Mataniko Falls, near Honiara, Solomon IslandsCorrect as at 11 December 2010.An update on the excellent tip put in by the Minstrel. ( a previous posting on this website)Still an excellent walk to do close to HoniaraTime: 2-3 hours return from Tuvaruhu VillageTake: Sneakers, plenty of water, waterproof bag for camera, phone, etcMUST be able...

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  • Zipolo Habu Resort on Lola Island

    Lola Island is a beautiful little island in VonaVona Lagoon. Zipolo habu is a small "resort" on the island and the only place to stay. I call it a resort, but its more of an ecolodge with basic bungalows to stay in, a restaurant and bar, and a dive and fishing operation. Its a fantastic place to stay a few days in solitude. The resort is really a...

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  • Skull Island

    Skull Island is a small island located in VonaVona Lagoon that contains a headhunting shrine. The centerpiece of the shrine is an elaborately carved container that holds the skulls of the chiefs of the local village. Littered around the chief's shrine are the skulls of the chiefs victims. A very eerie and interesting look into the headhunting days...

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  • Mataniko Falls

    If you have the chance and are in reasonably good shape, try hiking to Mataniko Falls just outside of Honiara. The trail takes you into the hills overlooking town where the Japanese maintained positions during the famous Battle of Guadalcanal during WWII. The falls are gorgeous and the hike there passes through some lush forest. At one point you...

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  • Get out into a village. Even...

    Get out into a village. Even travel to the outer islands. You probably wont enjoy Honiara the first time you visit, but you'll fall in love the outer islands and village life.Honiara isnt the nicest place in the world. You'll learn to love it as it grows on you. Village life is much safer, more interesting and slightly challenging. You'll love it!

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