The Vanilla Festival
Lifou - October
A festive weekend to celebrate the vanilla of the Loyalty Islands.
This October, head off to the Mou tribe on Lifou, 150 years after the arrival of an English missionary and the very first vanilla plants. Traditional singing and dancing, visit of a vanilla factory and guided walks are all part of the weekend festivities, not to mention the numerous stands featuring vanilla in all forms and flavours.
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