WESTERN PROVINCE

By far the largest in the Solomon Islands, Western Province is 8,573 square km and has 19% of the population. Famous sights include:

Gizo Explorer Hotel

Gizo Explorer Hotel, Western Province

MAROVO LAGOON: The world's largest lagoon is under consideration for UNESCO World Heritage Site status. Western Province has some of the best diving in the world with spectacular underwater cliffs, wrecks, a submarine volcano, turtle beaches, game fishing, visits to ancient skull caves and altars, bushwalking and war relics (including Kennedy Island).

Agnes Lodge

Agnes Lodge, Munda, Western Province

Map of the Solomon Islands Provinces (Western)

Fatboys Resort, Bar, Restaurant, etc.

From the Solomon Islands, 'fatboys' at Gizo, Western Province, Solomon
Islands, is a resort that is well worth a visit.

Their Web site below also contains many very useful Solomon Islands links, including
our very own humble Jane's Oceania Home Page which also links to our
Solomon Islands Web site.
http://www.fatboysgizo.com/

   

For further information, contact: Western Province Tourism Association, P.O. Box 56, Gizo,
Western Province; Telephone: +677 30254/60024, Facsimile +677 39240.
 
click here Jane's Solomon Islands Home Page  
click here Solomon Islands                                  
                  click here Jane's Oceania Home Page                                  
 
Jane Resture
 (E-mail: jane@janeresture.com -- Rev. 5th September 2006)