What to do and see in Nadi, Viti Levu: The Best Places and Tips
One of the largest towns and most visitors’ first stop on Fiji, Nadi is a culturally diverse city of 30,000. Nadi Beach is a wide strand, perfect for lazing in the sun and watching sunsets. Nearby Natadola Beach is Fiji’s most spectacular and is popular for swimming and body surfing. Other paces to visit in Nadi include Sri Siva Subramaniya, the largest Hindu temple in the Southern hemisphere, the Sleeping Giant orchid gardens and Waqadra Botanical Gardens.
1. Sabeto Hot Springs and Mud Pool
4.5 based on 1251 reviews
Reviewed By 464harrietw
The pools are an excellent way to wind down after a long day. There are several different pools, getting clearer as you clean the mud off you. It’s extremely warm, but relaxing. It was raining when we arrived which made it even better. It’s worth the trip
2. Garden of the Sleeping Giant
4 based on 1297 reviews
Wander through this incredible plantation of over 2000 different types of orchids, started in 1977 by the late actor Raymond Burr, of Perry Mason and Ironsides fame.
Reviewed By Pammu_Parvinder - Mumbai, IndiaMumbai, India
I wish it was wheelchair friendly
I went in the place saw a little bit of the garden, beautiful daffodil flowers as I went further I saw there were about 9 to 10 huge steps that I would have to walk down to get to more beautiful area of the place ....they charge you fijian $18 for going t
3. Fiji Culture Village
4.5 based on 70 reviews
Fiji Culture Village in Nacaqara,Navo,Nadi is one of Fiji's most unique destinations.Here you will find Fiji Culture "alive and strong".
Reviewed By Eric F - CarlingfordCarlingford
An interesting experience watching the performers and participating with them in their performance.
The village tour was also fantastic having learned history and experiencing the way of life of the early settlers.
4. Tivua Island Fiji
4.5 based on 64 reviews
Reviewed By jolenedeon - Brooklyn, New YorkBrooklyn, New York
Tivua Island is just stunning and a good time is to be had by all that visit. This daytime cruise was SUPER accommodating to our vegan diet.
5. Sri Siva Subramaniya Temple
4 based on 482 reviews
This unique Hindu temple, the largest in the southern hemisphere, reflects an architectural style rarely seen outside India, and houses sacred statues designed by craftspeople brought over from India.
Reviewed By Hollie R - DetroitDetroit
Peaceful easy side-trip
Very similar to the larger Hindu temples of India, etc. The colors are AMAZING. Yes, like other Hindu temples around the world, you MUST remove your shoes and adhere to a 'strict' dress code: no shorts, no tight clothes. Guys may wear long pants (or skirt
6. Nadi Produce Markets
4 based on 149 reviews
Reviewed By 678mvi
Huge and cheap variety of groceries
This was one of my favorite places in Nadi. You can truly get to understand the local culture and cuisine by walking through the rows of that matket. A huge selection of local produce and incredibly kind and friendly people.
7. Fiji Airways Premier Lounge
5 based on 41 reviews
Our flagship Fiji Airways Premier Lounge at Nadi International Airport offers our guests a world-class lounge experience complete with unique features, and topped only by our Fijian hospitality. A live greenery wall forms the backdrop of the main seating area, while the ceiling above features constellation lighting representing the Fijian summer and winter skies.
Reviewed By MDBrooks92660 - Newport Beach, CaliforniaNewport Beach, California
Outstanding in all aspects!
Great service, large and comfortable seating, superior food and wine. We were delighted with this pre-flight area to rest!
8. Navala Village
4 based on 104 reviews
One of the most picturesque villages in Fiji, this one retains the traditional bures (thatched huts supported by center poles) that have been replaced in other villages by prefabricated concrete homes.
Reviewed By jimb370 - Wellington, New ZealandWellington, New Zealand
A village trip
It took three hours to reach the village from Nandi and half of this was over bumpy roads. The village was isolated but unless you were fit and healthy, I don't advise visiting. We booked on the tour in N.Z. but a taxi driver said that he could have got u
9. Nausori Highlands
4.5 based on 26 reviews
Reviewed By haysinarabia - Hong Kong, ChinaHong Kong, China
either get a 4X4 rental car and drive across the central highlands, or take a tour. This is not to be missed and it is so beautiful and so scenic.There are proper tours and hikes that will take you into the real heart of Fiji, but just driving the bumpy c
10. Denarau Beach
3.5 based on 313 reviews
This beautiful, warm-water beach stretches past several resorts and is a great place for long walks, volleyball, swimming or just people watching.
Reviewed By therealhungryduck
Lovely sunsets along this beach, stretching along many resorts strolling along the pathways is quite nice. The beach itself is not so much what us NZ'ers are used to and more used for good access directly out to the islands for Jet Ski safaris private boa