Solomon Islands Memorial Garden, Honiara

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#2 of 8 in Parks in Solomon Islands
Boasting excellent views across Honiara's coast, Solomon Islands Memorial Garden honors soldiers who fought and died in the Battle of Guadacanal during World War II. Evenly spaced rows of Carilla trees cast shadows across the lawn, creating a peaceful environment in which to read a series of commemorative plaques and learn more about the history behind this moving tribute. Whether visited alone or in the company of a guide, the site serves as a tranquil setting for solemn contemplation. Use our Honiara travel planner to add Solomon Islands Memorial Garden and other attractions to your Honiara vacation plans.
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  • July 2, 2017
    This is a lovely memorial park at the airport. No need to go out of your way to visit but if you are at the airport and would like a bit of fresh air this is a nice place to enjoy and pay your respect...  more »
  • June 19, 2017
    Not a very inspiring memorial to those who made the ultimate sacrifice. Basically a garden of trees in carefully planted rows with plaques dedicated not so much to individuals but from individuals or ...  more »
  • May 17, 2017
    The visit to Guadalcanal was one of the main reasons we had booked on the Sun Princess. A Tour booked on the Wharf upon our arrival with GTS included the American War Memorial, Henderson Field and Blo...  more »

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The larger and more established tourist hotels in Solomon Islands are located in Honiara, many with bars and restaurants among other modern conveniences. Farther out of town you'll find ecolodges--accommodations that fit in well with the island nation's emphasis on responsible development and tourism. Alternatively, stays in a cultural village offer authentic experiences and a chance to give back directly to the local economy.
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