Fiji is a beautiful island nation in Melanesia in the South Pacific Ocean. Its nearest neighbours are Vanuatu toward the west, New Caledonia toward the south-west, Newzealand’s the Kermadec Islands are towards the south-east, Tonga toward the east, the Samoas and France’s Wallis and Futuna toward the upper east, and Tuvalu toward the north.
One of the famous areas with respect to tourism is the Coral Coast of Fiji. It is the extension of coastline amongst Sigatoka and Suva. This extension of the coast is one of Fiji’s tourism spots with resorts situated in different areas along the coast and on islands nearby. The riverside town of Sigatoka is the focal point of tourism for the Coral Coast.
Within the Coral Coast there are several tourist attractions where the residents of the hotel can go and enjoy different sights or just relax from their monotonous routines. Looking for some place to visit while in the Coral Coast? You have come to the right place. Some of the most visited tourist attractions are listed below for the ease of the tourists:
1. Sigatoka River
One of the many rivers of Fiji is the Sigatoka River. This is one of the most visited tourist attractions in Fiji. The serenity of the riverside, the cool and calm sand of the beach, and of course the chance to have a sun bath, who wouldn’t want to be there? It’s the perfect remedy to get rid of the lethargic attitude that daily routine gives. Moreover, you can get yourself a day of jet boat safari to see the real lands of Fiji.
2. Sigatoka Sand Dunes National Park
The Sand Dunes are a major factor in the national heritage of Fiji. The Park is the first National Park of Fiji and is very popular among the tourists. The tourists can go down the dunes and engage in a walk among the nature. Tour guides are also available. A visit to the Sigatoka Sand Dunes National Park is a great chance to observe the mystical birds of Fiji and also see the archaeological artifacts preserved in the Park.
3. Kula Eco Park
Taking kids on vacation to Fiji? Never forget the Kula Eco Park. It is a MUST. Originally, a bird park which eventually turned into Fiji’s only place to have many activities for the whole family. They have a splash mountain jungle water slide and kids splash pool. They have animal displays and animal interaction is also arranged for the interested tourists. You can even hand feed turtles. Not enough? Well, as a cherry on top they have the canopy flier. Now you wouldn’t want to miss that.
4. Tavuni Hill Fort
All over Fiji, there are many forts but Tavuni Hill Fort is quite famous among the tourists as reaching it is not as difficult as it might be for others. Reaching the hill is not a problem. Tourism companies do that as well as a Taxi may cost you less than you think. It is a great point for sightseeing as it is higher from the ground level which makes the overall survey of the Coral Coast enjoyable. Certain historical artifacts are restored as well, like some ceremonial grounds and the head-chopping stone. Some beautiful and mystical trees are also found on the hilltop.
5. Coral Coast
Well, if all else fails, you always have the Coral Coast. The 80kms of this herbed and shrubed coast has all the appeal to enchant and entice those who come to see her. The deep blue ocean, the greenery around, the views of the sunrises and sunsets are enough to drag one for a swim and snorkel at high tide. So quit lounging in your comfortable resort and get out there. The real Fijian experience awaits you.