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7 Day Sailing Itinerary in Fiji – The Best Route!

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Island in Fiji

A sailing trip in Fiji will make you discover stunning tropical islands with some of the most beautiful culture and people. It boasts a wide variety of outdoor adventures, culinary destinations, top spas, all-inclusive resorts, and luxurious private islands.

Fiji is not only an ideal vacation destination for families, honeymooners, and divers but it is also an ideal place simply for persons wanting to unwind!

Without further ado let’s have a look at the 7-day sailing itinerary in Fiji!

 

# Day 1. Mamanuca Island

Your  sailing excursion in Fiji is not complete without visiting the Mamanucas. A chain of 20 islands near Denarau and Nadi, this is one of the most established resort destinations in Fiji.

The Mamanucas offer a spectacular variety of activities for a variety of tourists. The setting of “Survivor” and “Castaway”, the surroundings could not be any more beautiful.

With some of the best surf peaks in the world, you can indulge in dolphin watching, windsurfing, parasailing or go diving.

Whether you are looking for a family holiday, are a party animal, young or old, Mamanuca has something for everyone.

The setting of “Survivor” and “Castaway”, the surroundings could not be any more beautiful.

Beach in Mamanuka islnads

# Days 2. Malolo & Tavarua islands

Malolo and the Tavarua islands are rustic, intimate resort islands providing some of the best activities for the professional just seeking to unwind, the family vacation or just the solo adventurer.

Tavarua is best known for some of the best surfing experience in the world that include kite and windsurfing for beginners and the pros.

Malolo is good for those seeking a more active holiday and includes activities such as beach volleyball, walking trails, stand up paddle boards, windsurfing, sailing, kayaking, snorkelling, local village trips, and motorised water-sports.

Visit the Cubi village in Malolo and Tavarua is best known for some of the best surfing experience in the world that include kite and windsurfing for beginners and the pros.

Visit the Cubi village in Malolo and Meke and Kava dances, cultural ceremonies that include drinking dancing and entertainment by the local Cubi Meke Group.

Boat on the water in Malovo islands

# Day 3. Navadra & Vanua Islands

Vanua Levu is Fiji’s second largest island and is bordered by Navadra an uninhabited island. The two islands are less tourists oriented as the others. However, there is still a lot to see particularly in Savusavu a town set in splendid surroundings in Vanua Levu.

However, there is still a lot to see particularly in Savusavu a town set in splendid surroundings in Vanua Levu.

Navadra and Vanua offer some spectacular views of the Fijian landscape as sanctuaries such as the Wasali Nature Reserve have hiking trails leading to heights with great views.

A boat on the water in Navadra isklands# Day 4. Naviti Islands

One of Fiji’s largest islands on the famous Coral Coast, Naviti is one of the islands that you definitely need to visit while sailing in Fiji. IT offers stunning surroundings in pristine tropical sunbathed beaches.

In Naviti you can play golf on a nine-hole par three golf course, snorkel, play table tennis, beach volleyball, chess, swim in outdoor swimming pools, or keep fit in fully equipped gyms.

For the food connoisseurs, sample mouthwatering Mandarin and Cantonese cuisine at the Bamboo Terrace.

You can also have a Naviti wedding complete with native costumes and a Fijian warrior escort.

You could also revitalise yourself and escape to a pleasant evening in the Naviti Joy Spa that offers unequalled privacy, peaceful tranquillity, and rich beauty.

 

Beach in Naviti islands# Day 5. Blue Lagoon

On the picturesque Nacula Island is the award-winning Blue Lagoon resort. The resort has beautiful crystal blue waters, white beaches, coral reefs, and excellent diving spots.

With a strong focus on showcasing the cultural richness of Fiji, paid excursions that include volleyball, snorkelling, cultural entertainment, Kids Club Musical, Kava ceremony, Guided tours, fish feeding, and cultural lessons.

Blue lagoon in Fiji# Day 6. Yasawa Islands

This is the perfect destination for backpackers and flashpackers with its 2 and 3-star resorts, abundant sunshine and porcelain beaches.

You get to travel with younger adventurers from Europe, Australia, North America, East Asia, and New Zealand. The Yasawas are ideal for sailing, snorkelling, and kayaking.

Tourists can experience the stunning islands aboard a chartered sailing boat, or a floating cruise ship/hotel.

Snorkelling with Sharks on Kuata Island and diving with Manta Rays are popular day trip activities.
View on Yawassa island# Day 7 Somosomo Bay

Situated on Vanua Levu on the famous Coral Coast, Somosomo Bay offers the best diving experience in the world.

Other activities that the tourist could engage in include nature herbal walks, coconut bowling, crab racing, stand-up paddle boarding, snorkelling, swimming, and hiking up the mountain. You could also get

You could also get diving courses, visit the Bouma National Heritage Park, go horse riding, scuba diving, bird watching, or walk the trails in the rainforest.

Beach in Somosomo islands

Best time to Sail?

Fiji has a tropical climate, and the weather is very pleasant almost throughout the year. The best time to sail in Fiji is during the dry periods which are from May to October.

How to get there

One can easily and conveniently access Fiji through nonstop flights from Honolulu, San Francisco, or Los Angeles aboard Fiji Airways.

 

Conclusion

Whether you are looking for an exciting sailing adventure or a relaxing excursion, Fiji will tick all the box! As soon as you leave this place you will be desperate to come back year after year, or who knows….even start a new life there:)

For more information on Fiji yacht charters:

Boatbookings.com
USA +1 954 892 5009
Email: charter@boatbookings.com

 

What about you? Do you have another route to suggest? If so, share it in the comment below!

 

4 COMMENTS

  1. SO many beautiful places !! And I really loved the Blue lagoon!! When is the best time to plan a trip to Fiji and which resorts or hotels would you recommend for staying? I really think Fiji is totally worth a 7-day trip as there is a lot to see in this place.

    • Hi Shrey,

      Fiji is absolutely beautiful! Everyone should go there at least once in their lifetime!

      You won’t need to stay in a hotel as the sailing trip include comfortable cabins with food and all you need to enjoy. So there is no need to worry about these details.

      The weather in Fiji is beautiful throughout the year and from November to March it is usually the rainy periods, but even in those seasons, there are still plenty of sunny days. I would say that the best time is from Mai through October to sail the Fiji islands.

      I hope it helped and if you need any help, just drop me a message in the comment, or you can contact me as well at any time. I will be more than happy to help you:)

      Thank you for the comment and wish you a great day!

  2. I love to cruise took a cruise this past Feb your site is inviting and makes you want to jump on a site and book a cruise to Fiji. The picture illustrated are remarkable, beautiful pictures of the water and the knowledge you provide on the different stops is very helpful if a person is trying to make up their mind on going to Fiji,

    • Hi Rosie,

      I am glad you find my website inviting, it’s always a pleasure to hear compliments:) Thanks!

      Yes, it is very important to give as much as possible information so that the readers can plan their sailing holiday easily.

      Thank you for the comment and wish you a wonderful day!

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