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.
Day1: Depart the UK for Fiji
Depending on chosen airline and/or schedule you will fly via Los Angeles or Asia.
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.
Day9: 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.
Day10: 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.
Days11-15: 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.
Day16: Day at leisure
Time to relax by the pool or head off on a cultural tour on Taveuni island.
Day17: 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.
Day18: Arrive UK
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 daysfrom £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
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!
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.
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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.
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.
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.