Luganville Bay Port (VULUB)

Port Code VULUB / VULUG City Luganville
Port Name LUGANVILLE BAY Country/Region Vanuatu
Category Port City Route SOUTH PACIFIC
Nearby Main Port Inland Transport
Official Website Port Type Feeder Port

Introduction of Luganville Bay Port (VULUB)


      Located on vanuatuesi piritusanto Island, Luganville is the capital of Sanma Province, with a total population of 10738, and is the second largest city in the country. Port Luganville is an important port in the country. During the Second World War, Luganville was an important military base for the US military, with about 40000 people stationed. The US military has built an airport here and abandoned a large number of military supplies here.

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Summary of VULUB

Luganville (Port Code:VULUB) is the 2nd largest port city in Vanuatu (after Port Vila, Efate Island), which is located on Espiritu Santo Island's southeastern coast. Luganville is one of Vanuatu's busiest ports, especially as a transshipment point for copra, coconut oil, and cacao. Canal du Segond, the body of water separating the main island and Luganville from Aore Island, provides the town with an excellent sheltered harbour. Cruise ships to Espiritu Santo Island either dock at Luganville or anchor in Champagne Bay (near Hog Harbour, island's northeast coast).