Emae Island, Vanuatu
Emae is an island in the Shepherds Islands, Shefa, Vanuatu. Maunga Lasi is the highest peak at 644 m. It forms the northern rim of the (mostly) underwater volcano of Makura, which also covers the nearby islands of Makura and Mataso.
Emae island offers excellent views of other islands and is close to Cook Reef, a popular dive site. There are also two old volcanic cones on the island.
Things to see and do
* Diving and snorkeling
* Bush walking
Cruise Season - Jan - Dec
Currency - Vanuatu vatu (VUV)
Language - Bislama, English, French
Population - 750 approx
Land Area - 32 kmÂ²
Electricity - 2 Angled pins and 1 flat pin centred below Australian style
Time - GMT plus eleven hours
International Country Telephone Code - + 678
Travel Links - The island has an airport, Siwo Airport (IATA code: EAE). The nearby Cook Reef is a popular dive site.