Making the Most of Your Stay
This page is devoted to an overview of popular tours close to the capital city of Suva. It should be of interest to accompanying partners and families and anyone who is new to Suva, or is visiting Fiji for the first time.
For any information or bookings for this conference prior to the conference, please contact Margaret Seru at margarets(at)atspacific.com.fj.
Discover Fiji Tours: Jewel of Fiji Tour (FJ$145/adult)
Pick up is at 9am.
Travel to the Adventure capital of Fiji, Pacific Harbour, where you will begin your journey to a world away from the cares of modern living. Your first tour begins with river canoeing where you will enjoy an exhilarating cruise up the beautiful Navua river, past villages, tropical rainforests and numerous cascading waterfalls. Fijian village tour is your second tour where you will be escorted by a Fijian Warrior to a customary welcome kava ceremony. Here, you will enjoy traditional fijian entertainment, women plating fijian mats, women folk dances, tapa painting and witness the unearthing of your lovo lunch (cooked underground). After lunch in the village, you will then be taken to Navua River’s Biggest Waterfalls where you can enjoy the waterfalls with a swim. Finally, enjoy a 30 minute leisurely ride on the Bilibili (bamboo raft) where you get to experience the only way used by our ancestors before roads or motors were introduced.
What to take: Comfortable walking shoes, camera, insect repellent, hat, swimwear, towels, a change of clothes, sunscreen and cash for optional purchases.
Note: Please observe local traditions and customs when in the Village, no hats are to be worn and women are to wear Sarongs to cover their legs. All guests should dress modestly and shoulders should be covered.
Inclusions: Lunch and return transfers. (If more than two people are booked, pickups are included in the above cost; if only one person is booked, he/she has to pay an extra $90.00 for transfers).
Rivers Fiji: White Water Rafting (FJ$370/adult & $50 extra for transfers)
Pick up is at 5.45am.
Guests are transported to Pacific Harbour and then travel inland to the Upper Navua River, which slices through the island’s tropical interior and is a hidden pathway to lush rain forests, fed by waterfalls and protected by challenging rapids. Unknown previously to all but the most intrepid adventurers, now expert guides negotiate exciting whitewater and allow guests to experience highland culture, explore hidden grottos, cool off under cascading waterfalls, search for exotic wildlife and hike amidst green forests. Paddle Class II – III whitewater experience.
Typical Menu: Cold cuts, cheese, fresh vegetables, fruits, fresh bread, assorted cookies, chips and condiments.
Location of Meal Service: A scenic and comfortable site near the river bank.
Type of Transportation: By van or car from hotel to office then 1 ½hours drive by carrier further inland.
What to Take: Sunscreen, sun hat, sunglasses, swimsuit, shorts, t-shirt, Bottle of water, dry clothes for return trip, waterproof camera, shoes that can get wet and are comfortable to hike in (tennis shoes or similar tie-on shoes: sandals with heel strap).
Photo Opportunities: Tropical interior and lush rainforests, the cascading waterfalls and exotic wild life.
Special Notes: All trip related equipment is provided and is always top of the line and impeccably maintained. Each guide is professionally trained in First Aid, CPR and river safety.
Inclusions: Lunch made from fresh local produce, organized sightseeing and activities.
Namuamua Inland Tours (FJ$175/person)
Pick up is at 9.00am.
The Namuamua inland Tour starts with a scenic coach ride along the Coral Coast to the town of Navua. where the adventure begins. Longboats on the Navua River are the mode of transport and provide a swift and exhilarating way in which to view scenery. The river winds through pristine rainforest, gorges and past isolated villagers and waterfalls, deep into the Namosi Highlands. An opportunity to try bamboo rafting and a swim in the waterfall are an option before your traditional Sevusevu welcome to the village of Namuamua you will be severed lunch and treated to a meke (dance performance).This tour offers an amazing mixture of culture, exploration and activity.
Typical Menu/Location of Meal: Root crops(cassava/taro/yam),banana, taro leaves/spinach/tilapia fish-boil, fry-cook in coconut cream/vegetables/seasonal fruits with fresh lemon juice. – At the village hall.
What to Take: Sunhat, sun block and insect repellent are recommended for all tours. We also recommend you take a camera and a small amount of cash for optional purchases. Additionally, you may want to take swimwear, towel and a change of clothes for those tours where swimming is an option.
Inclusions: Traditional Fijian lunch and all applicable villages, boat & other operator fees. (If more than two people are booked, pickups are included in the above cost; if only one person is booked, he/she has to pay an extra $90.00 for transfers).
Zip Fiji (FJ$225/person)
Morning Tour: 10.00am
Afternoon Tour: 1.00pm
Pick up is arranged.
In the heart of the tropical rainforest, just minutes from Pacific Harbour Fiji’s ‘Adventure Capital’, lies ZIP FIJI’s private eco-reserve – a biological paradise! Highly-trained guides help with the use of special equipment and techniques to experience the amazing wilderness from a unique perspective. Feel the rush of adrenalin as you WHOOSH over eight zip lines high above the forest floor and the Wainadoi River valley. Enjoy a classic ‘canopy tour’ with stunning views and thrilling rides while you experience our distinctive flora and fauna and local culture accompanied by English-speaking native guides.
What to Wear and Bring:
*Zip Fiji will not be responsible for the loss or damage to personal property and cannot recover items that are dropped from the tour elements.
- Wear appropriate comfortable clothing (shorts, T-shirt and running shoes);
- Bring Lightweight poncho or jacket and a change of clothing as it rains periodically throughout the day;
- Bring camera, bottled water and insect repellent to the tour site; and
- Hair tie for long hair.
Inclusions: Return transfers and light refreshments.