A dreamy tropical honeymoon on your mind? Say yes to destination Fiji! From exciting adventure activities and one-of-a-kind bucket list experiences to untouched beaches with turquoise waters and luxurious resorts – Fiji has it all!
To make the most of your trip, plan your visit between May to October for clear blue skies, little to no rains, and ideal temperature, perfect for those Insta-worthy shots and unforgettable vistas. Pritika Chatterjee, Founder of 195 Holidays, shares her top 10 must-have experiences to add to your itinerary.
Authentic Fijian Day Cruise
Board a day cruise to three iconic islands- Sand Island, Monu Island, and Modriki Island – the location of the award-winning movie Cast Away. Surrounded by pristine beaches and blue waters, spend the day swimming and snorkeling at marvelous spots.
Jet Boat Safari on the Sigatoka River
Fiji’s original and the world’s first jetboat and village safari is a half-day, unique adventure into the heart and soul of Fiji, aboard multi-purpose Safari jetboats. You will travel along the majestic Sigatoka River to visit an authentic Fijian village and witness a day in the life of the real ‘kaiviti’ (Fijian).
Canoe on the Navua River + Visit Fijian Village and the Magic Waterfall
Ride down the Navua River to a Fijian village on a bamboo raft, an authentic form of transportation, making a stop to marvel at the Magic Waterfalls, the tallest in Navue. On your arrival, a Fijian warrior guides you to the bure, the meeting house, where you get to learn about local customs and traditions. Witness the magic of the welcome ceremony known as a yagona, during which you can try kava – a drink made from the root of a plant, hear about the village’s history, watch a war dance feel, and join in doing the snake dance! A truly authentic Fijian experience you will remember forever!
Zipline through treetops across Fijian Forests
Take your Fiji adventure to new heights with a zipline tour through the treetops. Soar across 16 zipline cables covering 3 miles (5 km) at jaw-dropping speeds in a spectacular wilderness setting as you gaze upon the panoramic ocean views.
Spend the day at Malamala Beach Club – the world’s first beach club located on its very own island!
Surrounded by Fiji’s acclaimed crystal clear waters, Malamala Beach Club introduces you to the world’s first beach club located on its very own island, just 25 minutes from Port Denarau. With white sand beaches, beachside cabanas, a resort-style infinity-edge pool, and stellar views of the Mamanucas Islands, it promises an experience that
is as luxurious as it is transcendent.
Go swimming with the mantas
If you are traveling between May and October, snorkeling with Manta Rays is a must-add experience to your itinerary. Seen at only a handful of locations such as Kadavu, Wakaya, and Yasawa Islands, it is an experience you will never forget. Enjoy a 3-hour boat cruise, sightseeing the idyllic Yasawa Islands to get there before enjoying the crystal clear waters with the graceful creatures.
Go diving in the world’s most sought-after spots!
Discover a stunning underwater world with some must-try scuba diving experiences! Whether you are a first-time diver or a seasoned pro, Fiji’s world-famous soft coral reefs and diverse marine life are sure to leave you awestruck as you navigate the clear blue waters. With an abundance of resorts and operators offering guided dives at almost all islands, get ready to check this off your bucket list!
If you are an experienced diver, try your hand at a shark dive or embark on a 7-10 night adventure aboard the Nai-a Liveaboard – an 18-sleeper floating home that takes you to some of the best dive sites in Fiji.
Take in the beauty from above with Skydiving
Coral reefs and colorful marine life may be breathtaking to behold, but you’ll be missing out if you return without witnessing the beauty of Fiji from above! Savor the insane adrenaline rush of skydiving with Skydive Fiji and take in birds-eye views of the islands and stunning reef mosaics from 10,000 feet above.
Recharge your mind and body with wellness treatments
If ultimate rejuvenation is what you seek, leave the world behind and be transformed by Fiji’s natural elements at resorts like Six Senses Fiji, Naveria Heights Lodge, Vomo Island Fiji, and more. Experience private yoga classes, detoxifying spa treatments like soothing mud pools and traditional massages, custom workouts, hikes, and more, finishing off with healthy drinks, and organic tonics to heal your body and soul.
Ignite your passion with sandbank picnics
Enjoy the best of Fiji’s culinary offerings and life-changing vistas with picnics on pristine sandbanks. Romance comes alive on exotic private islands as you pop the champagne and graze on gourmet delicacies as you take in the sounds of the ocean and swaying palms.
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