Fiji with children can be a wonderful and relaxing experience, or a thrill a minute one depending on the pace at which you choose to tackle this idyllic island nation. Enjoy the sun and sand with this suggested itinerary and soak up a ton of family fun.
Please note that this is not an itinerary submitted by an actual family. This day was planned by one of our travel experts as a recommendation for a family of children with ages 8 through late teens, based on knowledge of the city. Factors such as time, cost and distance have been considered to make this a great day to get a sense of the city and keep the children and teens interested and engaged.
Address: Port Denarau Marina Complex, Denarau Island, Viti Levu, Fiji
Hours: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Admission: Solo: $106, Tandem: $115 (Price includes 30 minutes on the water and equipment)
Zoom over big waves or cruise along the crystal clear water on this exciting jet ski adventure. Experience this exciting watersport at your own pace along a track that is mapped out by brightly colored buoys. Instructors will give riders a brief orientation on how to use the jetski along with important safety precautions. Life jackets will be provided to all riders. Experience is not required, however children must be over 8 years old to ride with a parent or guardian. Make sure you wear your bathing suit because you will get wet!
Address: Queen’s Highway, Opposite Outrigger On The Lagoon Resort, Sigatoka, Viti Levu, Fiji
Hours: 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Admission: Adults – $17, Children – $8
Visitors of all ages will enjoy Fiji’s only wildlife park. Kula Eco Park has several large walk-through enclosures, allowing visitors to get inside the habitats of the native wildlife including reptiles, birds, sea turtles, tropical fish, fruit bats and many more. Visitors can get their pictures taken with rare iguanas and snakes. Children can help hand-feed the turtles at 11am, 1pm and 3:30pm. The wooden walkways lead you through the exhibits, across bridges, up the walls of the valley and into the forest canopy. This park is a great way to see the wild yet tranquil side of Fiji.
Address: Pacific Harbour, Viti Levu, Fiji
Hours: Wednesday – Saturday 9:00 am- 4:00 pm
Admission: Boat tour: (Adults – $25, Children – $12)
Get a real feel for Fijian culture at Pacific Harbor’s Arts Village. This 25-acre facility is filled with shops, cafes and restaurants, along with Fiji’s best cultural attractions. Tour the beautiful property and unique village by foot or boat. Children will be amazed by the spectacular “firewalking” shows and the vibrant costumes of traditional Fijian dancers. The Tiki Pool has Fiji’s largest swim up bar, an enormous waterslide and two spas. This resort is perfect for the whole family.