8 days in Tonga & Fiji Itinerary

8 days in Tonga & Fiji Itinerary

Created using Inspirock South Pacific Trip Planner

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Neiafu, Tonga
— 1 day
Fly
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Nadi, Fiji
— 4 nights
Taxi to Nadi, Fly to Suva
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Suva, Fiji
— 2 nights
Drive
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Pacific Harbour, Fiji
— 1 night
Fly

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Neiafu, Tonga

— 1 day
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then pause for some serene contemplation at St Joseph's Cathedral, and then browse the eclectic array of goods at Utakalongalu Market.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Neiafu trip planner.

If you are flying in from Tonga, the closest major aiport is Vava'u International Airport. In September in Neiafu, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Nadi.

Things to do in Neiafu

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Shopping
Find places to stay Sep 23 — 24:

Nadi, Fiji

— 4 nights
Home to the country's primary international airport, Nadi serves as the gateway to Fiji.
Take a break from the city and head to Natadola Beach and Sabeto Hot Springs and Mud Pool. Family-friendly places like Denarau Golf and Racquet Club and Garden of the Sleeping Giant will thrill your kids. There's lots more to do: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Siva Subramaniya Temple, and take in the waterfront activity at Port Denarau Marina.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Nadi online travel route builder.

Getting from Neiafu to Nadi by flight takes about 5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Neiafu to Nadi is minus 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in September, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can travel to Suva.

Things to do in Nadi

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trips

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Suva, Fiji

— 2 nights
Situated on a verdant, hilly peninsula, Suva is the second-largest city in the South Pacific and has been the capital of Fiji since 1882.
On the 28th (Thu), take an in-depth tour of Fiji Museum, browse the different shops at TappooCity Suva, and then hunt for treasures at Suva Municipal Market.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Suva road trip planning tool.

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Nadi to Suva takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Nadi in September, plan for a bit cooler days in Suva, with highs around 28°C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can go by car to Pacific Harbour.

Things to do in Suva

Shopping · Museums
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Pacific Harbour, Fiji

— 1 night
At the eastern end of Coral Coast, only a short drive from Suva, lies Pacific Harbour, Fiji's self-styled adventure capital.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Fri): kick back and relax at Paradise Beach and then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Pacific Harbour online tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Suva to Pacific Harbour in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Suva in September, expect a bit cooler with lows of 23°C in Pacific Harbour. On the 30th (Sat), you're off to home.

Things to do in Pacific Harbour

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Beaches
Find places to stay Sep 29 — 30:

Tonga travel guide

3.9
Scuba & Snorkeling · Beaches · Nature & Parks
The Friendly Islands
Spread out over 177 islands, Tonga features an incredible array of natural environments and places to visit. "Island time" remains omnipresent in Tonga, and visitors may find that locals are in little hurry in their day-to-day lives. While sightseeing in Tonga, head for the country's three main island groupings--Vava'u, Ha'apai, and Tongatapu--to enjoy a taste of their world-class snorkeling and diving opportunities. Reefs and forests burst with life and lush foliage, and lend themselves well to enjoying the great outdoors, while sun-kissed beaches and idyllic lagoons make for fantastic lazy days along the shore. Alternatively, take advantage of the country's prolific whale-watching industry--frequently ranked among the best on the planet.

Fiji travel guide

4.2
Scuba & Snorkeling · Marinas · Outdoor Activities
Located at the heart of the Central Pacific, Fiji is an archipelago of 333 islands and hundreds more tiny islets, many of which are uninhabited. The land masses range from vast Viti Levu, mountainous and covered in green jungle, to private desert islands available for rent. With bountiful sunshine, white sand beaches, tranquil oceans, and lush rainforest, it is no surprise that ecotourism in Fiji thrives. Local culture combines indigenous Fijian, Indo-Fijian, Asian, and European influences in a vibrant mix, with many of the smaller islands still retaining a strong element of traditional island life. Explore the countless pockets of paradise to find your favorite.