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Drifting On A Headwind

By Jim Harlan

Adventures in travel!

Experience the wild adventures of the author as he travels in remote corners of the world. Read more...

Experts in travel to remote corners of the world

North Fiji Resorts

> South Pacific > Fiji

Features: Savusavu and Namenalala reefs have superb diving with walls, caves, soft and hard corals and plenty of reef fish as well as pelagics.

The outer side of Savusave barrier reef sweeps dramatically up the coast to Somosomo Strait dividing Vanua Levu and Taveuni. Namena Reef stretches more then 30 miles between the ocean and the lagoon.

Taveuni Island Resort

Situated on the top of a cliff, this resort overlooks a spectacular beach. Seven elegant bures set in tropical gardens, along with an exquisite dining area, provide sweeping views of the South Pacific. Private outdoor showers make Dive Taveuni especially appealing. The resort offers a professional dive program to the finest diving regions in Fiji. The Great White Wall and Rainbow Reef in the Somosomo Straits are unrivaled in their profusion of soft-corals and tropical fish. Taveuni, the Garden Island, is known for its magnificent beaches, waterfalls, and rainforest excursions. For the diver, snorkeler or island lover – Taveuni is a must.

Garden Island Resort – Taveuni

This is an excellent resort for the budget-minded traveler who wants to experience the underwater wonders of the Somosomo Straits or the sheer beauty of the Garden Island of Taveuni. A clean and charming resort, with the closest proximity to outstanding diving, Garden Island Resort offers some incredible values in lodging, meals, and diving.

Matangi Island Resort

Matangi Island Resort is a 240-acre private island located 5 miles north of Taveuni. The island has wonderful beaches, a private lagoon, and fabulous jungle hiking trails. The resort offers 14 beautiful bures, including 4 tree House Bure’s. Matangi is a truly romantic island, well known for its scuba diving and snorkeling. The resort offers kayaking, picnics, native wildlife tours, day trips to the Taveuni waterfalls, and traditional Fijian Meke dances in the evening. Matangi now operates a 30-knot dive boat which offers divers the ability to reach world-class dives sites in the Ringolds and the Somosomo Straits while enjoying the native luxury of this special island.

Qamea Beach Club

Qamea is a stunningly beautiful island 3 miles north of Taveuni. The Qamea Beach Club is a beach front resort set in an azure sea. Famous for snorkeling, the reefs feature crystal clear water, colorful fish, and bright coral gardens – all within easy swimming distance of your private bure. This is a romantic resort with only ten bures. Visitors enjoy island living at its best, with as much or as little activity as desired.

Wananavu Beach Resort – Kai Viti Divers

Wananavu Beach Resort is a hidden treasure on the northern tip of Viti Levu. Wananavu offers 15 deluxe bures and 3 – 2 bedroom Bures all with air-conditioning and ocean views. There is a beautiful swimming pool set in tropical gardens offering all one could wish from a South Pacific paradise. Kai Viti Divers offers daily 2 tank boat dives to some of the most spectacular reefs in all of Fiji. The coveted and incredible dive sites you can reach from Wananavu were only available to liveabooards in the past. This remote corner of Fiji will offer some of the finest land based diving on the planet.

Cousteau Fiji Island Resort – Savu Savu

Located on Vanua Levu, 3 miles from Savu Savu Village, this resort has 20 spacious open-air bures with king and day beds, and private decks with great views and breezes. The area is known for its incredible diving. The resort was established by the Cousteau family and has a strong emphasis on diving.

Moody’s Namena

Moody’s Namena is a stunningly beautiful 110 acre private island resort offering complete seclusion. This Dragon shaped island is set perfectly in the center of Namena Lagoon and is home to 6 idyllic beaches where your footsteps will be the only ones. Moody’s has 5 cliff top bures for unbelievable views in addition to 1 bure set on the exquisite beach. This pristine island has several trails to explore your private jungle paradise. Namena Reef possesses some of Fiji’s finest diving and all dive sites are within a 15 minte boat ride from the resort. Liveaboard dive boats are the only other fortunate divers to see this truly incredible dive destination. Moody’s Namena is a true treasure.

The above is an example of Lodging and Activities. Uncommon Adventures specializes in custom itineraries to suit your specific desires and needs as well. Please feel free to consult us to design an adventure of your own.

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Photography courtesy of Randy Harwood Photography.