Relaxing Trips to Fiji

FijiThe popular island resort of Fiji is a firm favourite among friends, couples and honeymooners. It is known for its relaxing ocean views and pure white beaches topped off with its soft coral reefs and scuba diving activities. The most relaxing places to holiday are on the islands so here are some you may like to visit on your travels.


Denarau

Denarau is a popular resort and has plenty of hotels and villas which you can stay in. there is an abundance of holiday activities including golfing and shopping at the local retail centre Port Denarau. This is all set in a beautiful tropical garden landscape. You can admire the South Pacific from your balcony while sipping on a cocktail or tasting the local cuisine. Dining options include market fresh seafood, freshly cooked steaks and signature local dishes. This can all be enjoyed on the waterfront.

Taveuni

Known as the ‘Garden Island’ of Fiji, Taveuni is one of the quieter gems of Fiji and is not overcrowded with tourists. It is often forgotten about and this is what makes it such a special place to visit. This island is covered with tropical rainforest and an abundance of flora making it a great place for naturalists and those who love the outdoors. There is an abundance of birdlife including wild chickens, orange-breasted doves and red breasted musk parrots just to name a few.

Pacific Coast

This is one of the best places to visit for those who love adventure as well as relaxation. The island of Beqa is just opposite where you can enjoy relaxing on the beautiful beaches or you can try a dive trip from Pacific Harbour to Beqa Lagoon, one of several soft coral lagoons in the area.

The cities and towns are never too far away if you find you miss the hustle and bustle or just want to go shopping. The beauty of Fiji is undeniable and relaxation can always be found. You can also enjoy the company of the locals and their customs which make this such a great place to visit.


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