LESSON 1: BULA! = HELLO! GOOD DAY! HOW ARE YOU?
Palm beaches, lagoons, coral reefs – Fiji has them all and more! The more than 300 islands in the South Pacific offer pure South Sea feeling .
On the two main islands Viti Levu and Vanua Levu you will also find colonial architecture, lively markets in the capital and port city of Suva, first-class food, tranquility and nature experience in tropical vegetation, fascinating marine reserves and reefs.
At a glance
COUNTRY INFORMATION FIJI
National language: Fijian and English
Capital: Suva on the island of Viti Levu; Nadi on Viti Levu with the international airport is much more important for tourism, with around 15,000 inhabitants
Local time: CET +11 hours / summer time +10 hours
Entry requirements: Valid passport (still valid for at least 6 months) for a stay of up to 4 months. If you are traveling to or from the USA, please note the ESTA regulations. A visa for Australia is required for arrival or onward travel via Australia (free of charge).
Vaccination requirements: No vaccinations required.
Local currency: Fiji Dollar (FJD)
Recommendation: Withdraw cash on site on the main island of Viti Levu at ATMs with an EC card with the Maestro symbol (not always guaranteed) or with a credit card. Credit cards are accepted in hotels and shops.
Power supply: 240 volts alternating current, 50 Hz., Adapter required
Best travel time: all year round. According to Themotorcyclers.com, the months May to October are a little cooler with 25-27 ° C, otherwise temperatures around 28-31 ° C and a little more humid from November to April.
HIGHLIGHTS OF FIJI
13 days round trip from / to Fiji incl. 5 days cruise on the M / V Reef Endeavor
- everything from a single source: can also be booked with flights from Germany / Austria / Switzerland
- from 1 person (cruise and boat transfers with several participants)
On this round trip you will get to know the Yasawas archipelago during a comfortable cruise. Then visit the original garden island of Taveuni, which is crossed by the date line. Relaxed days on a small island belonging to the Mamanucas group conclude this journey into the Melanesian culture.
Day 1: Viti Levu
Upon arrival on Fiji’s main island, traditional greeting and transfer to the hotel.
Day 2: Viti Levu – Yasawas
Transfer to the port and embarkation for your cruise to the northern Yasawa archipelago.
3rd-5th Day: Yasawas
On the cruise you will visit small island villages and get to know their inhabitants. Ancient Melanesian culture and activities such as swimming and snorkeling in beautiful bays and coral reefs make an ideal combination. You will take part in a traditional Meka and Lovo festival and enjoy the sun on the most beautiful beaches of the northern Yasawas.
Day 6: Viti Levu – Taveuni
In the morning arrival at the port and transfer to the airport. Then domestic flight to Taveuni Island. Transfer to the hotel.
Day 7: Taveuni
Experience the original life on the garden island Taveuni. Your hotel will be happy to help you organize a small tour of the island by taxi. The date line runs right through Taveuni. So you can visit the little shop that opens first in the world in the morning.
8th-9th Day: Taveuni
Enjoy the real Fiji on the tropical island with its wonderful vegetation. The dive sites around Taveuni are among the best in the world.
Day 10: Taveuni – Matamanoa
Transfer to the airport and flight to Nadi. Then transfer to the port and boat transfer to the island of Matamanoa, which belongs to the Mamanucas archipelago. F.
11.-12. Day: Matamanoa
The small island with only one resort is the ideal place for more perfect vacation days. The diving and snorkeling area around Matamanoa is one of the most beautiful of the Mamanucas. The good service provided by the friendly staff and the wide range of offers will ensure you have relaxed, yet varied days. F.
Day 13: Matamanoa – Viti Levu
Boat transfer to Viti Levu and transfer to the airport.
Cruise ship “M / V Reef Endeavor”
The M / V Reef Endeavor is a small, comfortable ship for a maximum of 130 passengers (language on board is English).
The facilities include 2 bars, a large dining room, 2 lounges, 24 hour tea and coffee bar, pool with sundeck, a spa with sauna and a small fitness area, book & DVD rental and laundrette. On this cruise you will stay in a cabin on the upper 3 decks with a double bed or 2 single beds, bathroom with shower / toilet, air conditioning and 2 panoramic windows.
Prices and dates due to the current Corona situation are still subject to confirmation by the partner agencies on site. / Price surcharges for the turn of the year, Easter and local holidays are possible.
- Fiji Airways flights as listed / Economy Class
- Environmental contribution green climate
Round trip (1st-2nd and 6th-13th day):
- 8 nights in a double room in high-class hotels
- Catering according to the program
- Transfers as described
- English speaking local tour guide
Cruise (2nd-6th day):
- 4 nights in double cabins on the M / V Reef Endeavor (stateroom upper deck) with full board
- Excursions and sightseeing during the cruise with a local English-speaking guide
- South Seas travel guide
Services not included:
- Excursions and entrance fees during the tour, tips, drinks and personal expenses