Five Awesome Things to do in FIJI
FIJI, a paradise on Earth truly stands to the traveler's expectation. The white sand beaches and rich flora and fauna will captivate your heart forever...
Fiji is one destination that needs to be ticked off your bucket list. An island country in the South Pacific Ocean, Fiji is a beach destination which is rich in its flora and fauna and has a unique experience to offer to its tourists. The enticing beauty of its white beaches will not let you come home. Fiji houses around 330 islands but the majority of the population of Fiji reside in the two major islands Viti Levu and Vanua Levu. Visit the city's official website here
Let's explore five awesome things to do in Fiji
1. Enjoy water sports at the Mamanuca Islands – The beaches on the Mamanuca Islands are stunning. The white sand and turquoise sea make for a perfect picture in the backdrop. Mamanuca Islands is a group of 20 islands, and it is nearest to Nadi International Airport, which makes it the most accessible one. These islands are trendy for all kinds of water sports especially scuba diving and snorkelling. Interestingly Mamanuca Island was featured in the Tom Hanks starrer Castaway. The accommodations on this island range from budget-friendly lodges to beautiful resorts to 5-star retreats. Wherever you choose to stay, the magic of the serene beauty of this island is sure to cast a spell on you.
2. Stroll at the Garden of the Sleeping Giant – Located on the main island of Viti Levu, these gardens exhibit a humungous collection of wild orchids and Fiji’s indigenous plants. The garden has around 2000 varieties of Asian orchids and Cattleya hybrids. The garden is named after its nearby mountain which is shaped like a “sleeping man”. With beautiful wooden walkways and delicately cultivated plants, these gardens make for a perfect picnic spot. The visit to this garden needs you to buy a ticket. The garden is located very near to Nadi and is just a 16 minutes taxi drive.
Garden of the Sleeping Giant
3. Take a tour to the Fiji Museum – Fiji Museum is situated in Suva, the capital city of Fiji. This museum is a must see as the archaeological and historical finding kept in this museum dates back to 3500 years. It is the oldest museum in the entire South Pacific. The tour of Fiji Museum will take around an hour or two. It is very popular with the foreign tourists for its exciting archive of Fiji’s vibrant history from pre-colonial times. The Museum is set in the relaxing backdrop of Thurston Garden.
4. Click awesome pictures at the KULA wild adventure park –This wildlife park, situated on the island of Viti Levu, near Sigatoka, is very popular among families with kids. It is the only wildlife park in Fiji. It also breeds endangered species which is a must watch here. It is an amazing and relaxing place for the kids and parents. The kids can enjoy the zip line, holding the iguana in their hands.
Go splurge in the mesmerising beauty of Fiji and create memories.