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This adventure includes two of Fiji's top diving spots. Somosomo Strait offers magnificent soft coral dives and Beqa Lagoon, a shark encounter like no other.

With its 330 islands surrounded by reefs and the entire spectrum of tropical underwater terrain, Fiji certainly has variety and this itinerary will help you experience some of this incredible diversity. Encounter areas teeming with marine life, multi-coloured soft corals and magnificent hard corals as well as numerous shark species and plenty more.

This itinerary includes a week in Beqa Lagoon, home of the exhilarating shark dive and a week exploring the soft coral sites of Somosomo Strait from Taveuni Island along the Rainbow Reef.

Suggested itinerary

  1. Day 1: Depart the UK for Fiji

    Depending on chosen airline and/or schedule you will fly via Los Angeles or Asia.
  2. Day 3: Arrive Nadi and transfer to Pacific Harbour

    You will be met on arrival and transferred to Pacific Harbour. On arrival check-in for a week long stay at the Uprising Beach Resort. Alternatively, enjoy a stay at the Pearl South Pacific Resort.

  3. Days 4-8 : Explore the dive sites of Beqa Lagoon

    Today your five day/ten dive pack begins. This includes a mix of three days of reef diving and two days of shark diving around Beqa Lagoon. 

  4. Day 9: Day at leisure

    Take time to visit a local village or engage in a topside activity. There’s a lot to choose from in this location of the main island regarded as the adventure capital.

  5. Day 10: Transfer to Taveuni Island

    This morning you will be transferred to the airport for your scenic flight to Taveuni where you will  be met on arrival and transferred to Garden Island Resort. Check-in for a week long stay.

  6. Days 11-15 : Dive the Somosomo Strait

    Today you will begin your five day/ten dive pack with the on-site dive centre.

    Fed by the nutrient rich waters that flow through the Somosomo Strait, Taveuni’s Rainbow Reef is home to one of the world’s greatest displays of soft coral and the White Wall, visted by divers from around the world.

  7. Day 16: Day at leisure

    Time to relax by the pool or head off on a cultural tour on Taveuni island.

  8. Day 17: Depart Fiji

    Today you will be transferred to the airport for your flight back to Nadi where you will remain in transit until departing on your international flight back to the UK.
  9. Day 18: Arrive UK

Key info

Our trip ideas are offered to inspire you and can be tailored to suit your requirements.
  • Duration and price including flights from/to UK: 18 days from £4,095 pp
  • When to go: Jan-Dec: Daily throughout the year, but April to October best
  • Included in the price/package:
    • Return flights from the UK
    • Domestic flights and transfers
    • 7 nights in Beqa Lagoon
    • 7 nights on Taveuni
    • Daily breakfast at both resorts
    • 3 days/6 soft coral dives in Beqa
    • 2 days/4 shark encounter dives at Beqa
    • 5 days/10 dives in Somosomo Strait
    • Tanks and weights
Featured locations:

Pacific Harbour & Beqa Lagoon

Located on the main island of Viti Levu, Pacific Harbour is the adventure capital of Fiji and the jumping off point to the magical Beqa Lagoon, famed for superb shark encounters and also the legendary Beqa Fire Walkers. A must for all adventure lovers!

  • Ideal for viewing: grey reef shark, lemon shark, nurse shark, tiger shark, bull shark
  • Excellent for: Resort based diving, Shark diving

Taveuni

Tropical Taveuni, with its volcanic mountains and lush rainforests, deserves every accolade and has earned rave reviews from even the most jaded divers. Spectacular soft corals fill world famous sites such as White Wall and Rainbow Reef in the Somosomo Strait.

  • Ideal for viewing: green turtle, white-tip reef shark, spotted eagle ray, black-tip reef shark, reef manta ray
  • Excellent for: Resort based diving, Luxury diving, Reef diving
Suggested accommodation options are shown below. Please contact us for further recommendations.

Uprising Beach Resort

Located on a beautiful sandy beach in Pacific Harbour, and offering fine views of Beqa Lagoon, this vibrant affordable resort is a perfect choice for anyone wanting to dive and explore inland.

The Pearl South Pacific

Located in Pacific Harbour - the adventure capital of Fiji - this elegant resort is surrounded by a lush tropical landscape on an idyllic beach, with the dive centre nearby. Facilities include a swimming pool, gym and golf course.

Waidroka Bay Resort

Divers can relax in paradise at this boutique oceanfront property, nestled amongst tropical rainforest along the Coral Coast, just 20 minutes drive from Pacific Harbour, Fiji’s adventure capital.