Southern Islands Vacation Packages
Southern Islands is located approximately 80 miles (129 kilometers) south of Fiji and about 55 miles (89 kilometers) southwest of the national capital, Suva.
From tourist hotspots to hidden gems slightly off the beaten path, Fiji is wonderfully endowed with cultural and natural attractions. Two examples of places in the vicinity of Southern Islands are Ono Island, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the west, and Dravuni Island, 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the west.
This region has been blessed with a truly fascinating religious life; so take the time to visit the area's many temples. To learn about local culture, head straight to Fiji's art galleries and craft workshops.
If you like the company of travelers of similar interests, this region offers plenty of specialist activities such as guided nature walks. If you believe a perfect holiday is maxing-out your heart rate in unique natural environments, then join one of the many horse riding and hiking trips Fiji has to offer.
Sampling the food eaten by locals is often about more than just filling your stomach. It is a window into the regional character. Amongst the variety of ingredients commonly used here are sweet potato and coconut. Kokodo (marinated raw fish) and palusami (steamed meat with coconut and taro leaves) are popular with travelers and residents alike. Mixed rootcrops dessert is perfect to end your dining experience. Invigorate yourself with a the regional brew. Fiji Taki Beer is popular here. Bounty White Rum is a local drink, here. If you feel as though you'd like something non-alcoholic, fresh tropical fruit juice is a good option.
When it is time to leave Southern Islands, put the lens cap back on your camera, spend your last of your Fijian dollars, and bid a fond Ni sa moce (farewell) to this unique holiday spot.
Accommodation in Southern Islands
Expedia recommends that you make reservations for a hotel room as soon as your itinerary is known, as Expedia's Southern Islands hotels page currently doesn't list a huge range of accommodations.
The Royal Davui Island Resort, Mai Dive Astrolabe Reef Resort, Beqa Lagoon Resort and Matava - Fiji..Untouched are worth checking out, as these places are listed with Expedia.