8 days in Fiji Itinerary

8 days in Fiji Itinerary

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8 days in Fiji Itinerary

Start: Ottawa
+2
train + Fly + bus:  27​h
1
Sigatoka, Viti Levu
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Pacific Harbour, Viti Levu
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Suva, Viti Levu
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  1​h
4
Denarau Island, Viti Levu
— 2 nights
Fly:  27​h
End: Ottawa

1
night
Sigatoka, Viti Levu

Sigatoka ©
Located at the western end of Coral Coast, with its long sheltered beaches and popular surf spots, Sigatoka is best known for its immediate surroundings than for the town itself.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Tue): get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Natadola Beach. On the next day, stop by Baravi Handcrafts, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, look for gifts at Hot Glass Fiji, then steep yourself in history at Tavuni Hill Fort, and finally contemplate the long history of Vatukarasa Village.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Sigatoka online travel route planner .

Ottawa, Canada to Sigatoka is an approximately 27-hour combination of train, flight, and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of bus, car, and flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Fiji Time, which is usually a 17 hour difference. Plan for much hotter temperatures traveling from Ottawa in January, with highs in Sigatoka at 36°C and lows at 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to drive to Pacific Harbour.

Things to do in Sigatoka

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Natadola Beach ©
Natadola Beach
Baravi Handcrafts ©
Baravi Handcrafts
Hot Glass Fiji ©
Hot Glass Fiji

1
night
Pacific Harbour, Viti Levu

Pacific Harbour ©
At the eastern end of Coral Coast, only a short drive from Suva, lies Pacific Harbour, Fiji's self-styled adventure capital.
On the 10th (Thu), have unforgettable encounters with a shark diving experience and then stroll through Paradise Beach.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Pacific Harbour trip site .

Getting from Sigatoka to Pacific Harbour by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In January, daily temperatures in Pacific Harbour can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can take a bus to Suva.

Things to do in Pacific Harbour

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach
Shark Diving

1
night
Suva, Viti Levu

Suva ©
Situated on a verdant, hilly peninsula, Suva is the second-largest city in the South Pacific and has been the capital of Fiji since 1882.
On the 11th (Fri), take an in-depth tour of Fiji Museum, then ponder the world of politics at Government Buildings - Parliament, then hunt for treasures at Suva Municipal Market, and finally hunt for treasures at Municipal Handicraft Centre.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Suva trip maker .

Getting from Pacific Harbour to Suva by bus takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive. Traveling from Pacific Harbour in January, Suva is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can travel to Denarau Island.

Things to do in Suva

Shopping Museums
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Suva Municipal Market ©
Suva Municipal Market
Municipal Handicraft Centre ©
Municipal Handicraft Centre
Fiji Museum ©
Fiji Museum

2
nights
Denarau Island, Viti Levu

Denarau Island ©
Denarau Island, a small 2.55 sq km (1 sq mi) private island connected to mainland Viti Levu by a short causeway, includes eight beachside resorts arranged around the 18-hole Denarau Golf Course.
On the 12th (Sat), hunt for treasures at Nadi Market, explore the striking landscape at Sabeto Hot Springs and Mud Pool, then admire the natural beauty at Garden of the Sleeping Giant, and finally make a trip to Prestige Laundry. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the waterfront activity at Port Denarau Marina.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Denarau Island online road trip planner .

Getting from Suva to Denarau Island by combination of taxi and flight takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Suva in January, expect slightly colder with lows of 27°C in Denarau Island. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Denarau Island

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trip

Nadi
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Port Denarau Marina ©
Port Denarau Marina
Nadi Market ©
Nadi Market
Garden of the Sleeping Giant ©
Garden of the Sleeping Giant

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