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Eden on the River Tours

Eden on the River
Eden on the River  in Vanuatu combines outdoor adventure, animal attractions, and a range of activities for both children and adults. Swim in the Rentapau River, cross suspended bridges in the riparian rainforests, and explore tropical gardens, before relaxing at the animal park or mini golf at this outdoor attraction.
 
The Basics
Choose from basic entry packages to Eden on the River, which include admission to Rentapao River, tropical gardens, and animal park—ideal if you are on a budget or want to explore independently. If you have more time, choose an all-day package, which typically includes all of the above, plus mini golf, guided tours, and Bridges of Eden access. Some multi-destination tours offer stops at Eden on the River. Book tickets online in advance to save time.
 
Things to Know Before You Go

  • Eden on the River is ideal for adventurous travelers and families looking for diversions in Vanuatu.
  • Children aged 3 and under enter for free, while children aged between 4 and 14 receive discounted admission.
  • There’s an on-site animal park, playground, and cafe.
  • Eden on the River is cash only, although New Zealand, Australian, and US dollars are accepted.
  • Eden on the River is neither fully wheelchair nor stroller accessible.
 
How to Get There
Eden on the River is situated on Efate Island, just a 20-minute drive (10 miles or 16 kilometers) southwest of Port Vila, the capital of Vanuatu. Most travelers find it easiest to arrive by private vehicle, although for greater convenience, some excursion options include round-trip transportation. Alternatively, visitors can arrange transfers in advance directly with Eden on the River at an additional cost.
 
When to Get There
Eden on the River is open daily. Arrive early to beat the crowds and make the most of your day, especially if you opt for basic entry or all-day admission tickets. Guided experiences at Eden on the River—like the Bridges of Eden excursion or Botanical Garden tour—start at 9:30am, 12:30pm, and 2:30pm daily and typically last for two hours. Alternative times can be organized by prior arrangement.
 
What to Do on Efate
Travelers with children on Efate Island are spoiled for choice when it comes to family-friendly activities. After visiting Eden on the River, continue the adventure with zorbing (riding in an inflated orb), go-karting, bubble soccer, and more at Wet ’n’ Wild Adventure Park. Take it easy on a glass-bottom boat tour. Or, get up close and personal with baby turtles at The Reef Vanuatu Zoological.
Address: Rentapau Efate, Port Vila, Vanuatu
Admission: Varies
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3 Tours and Activities to Experience Eden on the River

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Skip the Line: Swim & Play - Rentapau River & Eden on the River Ticket

Skip the Line: Swim & Play - Rentapau River & Eden on the River Ticket

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Enjoy fun, family-friendly adventures in nature at the Eden on the River Park. Entry tickets give you access to beautiful swimming areas on the Rentapau River, tropical rainfores walking trails, an animal farm park, a playground for kids, and more. Come for a quick visit or spend all day here exploring the facilities—it's up to you as tickets are valid all day.
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  • 30 minutes to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$10.21
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$10.21

Bridges of Eden: Guided tour including swimming in the river & fruit platter

Bridges of Eden: Guided tour including swimming in the river & fruit platter

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Whether you’re travelling children or you want a change of pace from the typical nature walks and bus tours, sign up for the Bridges of Eden. This challenging suspension bridge course on the Rentapau River is a fun way for the family to discover the Vanuatu rainforest. Clamber across the bridges and fly down the zipline to the end of the circuit – or, if you want to take things slow, just enjoy a leisurely swim in the river or walk through the dense Efate bush.
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  • 1 to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$31.41
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$31.41

Bridges of Eden with Yumi Tours

Bridges of Eden with Yumi Tours

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The tour goes for the whole day covering a total time of 6 hours. Both exhilarating and beautiful, this tour takes you through our gardens, into the riparian rainforest down to the bridges landing. From there you start the bridges circuit, crossing a series of suspended bridges, finishing with a mini ziip. Built and maintained to world class safety standards.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$76.93
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$76.93
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Garden of Eden Tour

Garden of Eden Tour

Our mini-van driver will pick you up from Port Vila's main wharf or Resort and transfer you to Port Vila town. From there you enjoy a 13 km scenic drive into the Teouma valley, discovering how we Ni-Vanuatu live our life from day today. You arrive at your first stop surrounded by Vanuatu natural beauty, here you will start your first adventure for the day as you witnessed our sacred and well-kept culture & traditions. When you reach your second destination, our guide will take you to one of the best blue hole in the world, relax and enjoy as you try some of our mouthwatering fresh organic fruits. You will then visit acres of tropical gardens to wander at your leisure. The river circuit walking trail, various swimming holes, the adventure playground, Animal Park, Eden Cafe & amenities. There’s miles of space to roam and loads of fun. It is a must-do adventure and surely will appeal to the whole family.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$92.38
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$92.38

Frequently Asked Questions

The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
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Should I book Eden on the River tickets in advance?
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We recommend booking e-tickets ahead of time to secure your spot since Eden on the River can get crowded. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund. See all 3 Eden on the River tickets and tours on Viator.
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How much does it cost to visit Eden on the River 2020?
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Currently, an entrance ticket to Eden on the River costs USD 10.21. Guided Eden on the River tours start around USD 10.21 per person. See all 3 Eden on the River tickets and tours on Viator.
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