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The best place to stay on Tanna is the White Grass Ocean Resort
, who also organize one-day trips to Yasur volcano.
If you prefer to stay near the volcano itself, there are many cozy bungalows and home stays in the area.
We personally prefer Kelson's Jungle Oasis which is probably closest to the volcano and has a direct view of the volcano (if you are lucky to get the spectacular tree house), but there are many other good choices as well:
Yasur volcano news
Volcano expedition to Yasur & Ambrym, Vanuatu: 6-19 May + 5-18 Aug
Saturday Sep 15, 2012 15:21 PM | BY: TOM
Join a volcanologist and a small group on an exciting tour to some of the world's most active volcanoes!
Thursday, Aug 02, 2012
The activity at Yasur volcano has shown a significant increase in July, the latest USGS / Smithsonian bulletin points out: ...
Sunday, Jun 05, 2011
The alert level of Yasur has gone up to 3 out of 4, the Vanuatu’s department of geohazards decided early in June, due to increased activity. Access to the crater rim is now forbidden.
Thursday, Jun 10, 2010
The activity of Yasur has decreased again to normal, but still elevated levels. Bombs are still occasionally falling on the rim and outside, but the frequency and intensity of the explosions is now lower than during late May, when its alert level was raised to 3. Geohazards now lowered the alert to 2.
Tuesday, Jun 01, 2010
Yasur's strong activity is sending ash clouds to up to 1.8 km elevation and causing problems with ash fall in surrounding villages. ...
Friday, May 28, 2010
Yasur's activity has continued to be very violent, with explosions that often throw bombs onto the visitor's rim and as far as the parking lot. This caused the Department of Geology, Mines and Water Resources from Port Vila to raise the alert level to 3 (out of 4) on 27 May.
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