Bula and Welcome to the Fiji Islands!
Welcome to an up-to-date overview of Fiji, need to know basics about independent travel, backpacking, budget accommodation and a range of activities and services that Fiji provides, bought to you by the Fiji Independent Travellers and Backpackers Association.
As we guide your quest for adventure and discovery, our mission is to provide lots of information and budget saving ideas on how to explore Fiji safely and economically.
Fiji is a destination that offers it all and then some. The country is stunning and diverse with an interesting blend of cultures. Unlike many countries, Fiji is still quite traditional in its heritage. Customs such as meke (Fijian dance and legend), kava ceremonies and bure building are often seen and experienced by visitors.
Then of course there are the amazing tropical islands. Whether it’s high energy or a relaxing island escape, a visit to the legendary caves, snorkelling, diving or whatever you choose, you can be sure to find it in Fiji.
There are so many choices when looking to travel, we thought we’d share some of the reasons that you should choose Fiji
Fiji is a very safe place for individuals to travel, and feel relaxed. Common sense is all you really need for a happy holiday.
Fiji is a small country giving you the opportunity to see so much more on your holiday.
Fiji is a melting pot of cultures, rich in history and traditions that are apparent to this day.
Did you know that the Fijian people were voted the friendliest in the world!
Fiji is the perfect choice for those on a budget as the Fiji dollar at around 1/2 the $US – a great exchange rate for you!
Enjoy the fresh local produce and freshest seafood, with a great choice of cultural dishes.