“Bula” in Fijian means welcome! The cluster of reef islands in the Pacific is the perfect honeymoon destination after a Big-Fat-Indian-Wedding!
With its lush and lonely beaches, rain-forests, private island resorts, word-class diving and water-sports, and super-friendly locals, Fiji is perfect for couples of all budgets seeking a secluded romantic getaway in the tropics. Amazing Vacations Top Experiences for Honeymooners to Fiji.
The best time to visit is from May – October.
1. Candle lit dinner on the beach
To give you that extra special dining experience, we can set you up a private table out on the beach where you can dine under full view of the Milky Way. Just the sounds of the water lapping at the edge of your table, a flame torch and your loved one.
This is definitely recommended to be done at least once during your stay, and if you love it you can have the experience every night!
2. Get a perfect Honeymoon souvenir
Black strand of pearls: South Pacific pearls are known the world over for their beauty and elegance. The famed black pearls can make for the perfect souvenir from your time in the islands. While you can buy pearls on many of the islands, look towards Savusavu for the best pearl shopping. You can even visit pearl farms or dive and find your own.
3. Main island natural adventures
There is more to Fiji than just beach. If you can bear to tear yourself away from the water. There is a whole different world filled with waterfalls, rain forests, hiking opportunities, interesting wildlife and exciting tours. One of the most spectacular tours is a white water rafting expedition along the Upper Navua River. If you prefer a slower pace, there are cultural exhibits and markets to explore in the cities and one of the largest collections of orchids in the world at the Garden of the Sleeping Giant.
4. Spend a night under the thatched roof of a Bure
Contrary to what you may think, Bure is not camping in the nature in a tent or a hut. In Fiji are bures built with authentic Fijian materials, architecture and style, all with epitome luxury. With Fiji’s only true “over-water” bures you can be assured of a unique experience. There is no better way to celebrate the beginning of your life together than on a tropical Fijian island in a secluded, romantic bure.
5. Couple Spa
Being at an island destination and palm trees swaying – perfect spa setting! Fiji has some of the best natural resources for ingredients used in the potions at spas. Their locally honed brand PURE FIJI is very well known worldwide and is available across the world. All resorts have their own spas that offer local treatments with locally sourced products. Pure bliss!
6. Kava Ceremony
Kava, is a small shrub native to the islands in the South Pacific. The root and stems are made into a non-alcoholic, psychoactive beverage that has been used socially and ceremonially for hundreds of years in Fiji. The kava ceremony is one of the central Fijian traditions. If you go to a village expect to participate in a kava ceremony of some form. It is highly informal yet (like Fiji time) highly formal in its end result. When visiting a Fiji village you will find yourself taking part in many a Kava ceremony. It is an important aspect of visiting any village and it is customary to present a gift of Yaqona (Kava root) to present to the executive head of the village.
Looking for a family holiday? check out Top Family experiences in Fiji.