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Sigatoka River Cruise

Highlights
  • 5-hour Sigatoka River cruise with hotel transfer
  • Ride a riverboat down the scenic stream
  • View the Sigatoka sand dunes and visit a local village
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Sigatoka River Cruise
From US$74.82
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Hotel PickupMost Popular
Cruise the majestic Sigatoka River and feel the beauty it posses.Learn historical sites along the river.Observe village lifestyle.Feel at home. Afternoon tour also available at 1pm, Monday - Saturday
US$74.82
Nadi Area Pickup
This option includes pickup for Denarau and Nadi area *Afternoon tour also available at 1pm, Monday - Friday
US$109.23
Overview
Cruise the majestic Sigatoka River on a 5-hour tour in the morning or afternoon. Once you’re transferred from your hotel by minivan to the pier, board your riverboat for a 45-minute sightseeing cruise followed by a 2-hour visit to a local village. Partake in a kava ceremony and enjoy a light lunch. You’ll see Sigatoka Sand Dunes National Park and have free time for shopping.
What to Expect
MORNING TOUR
*please note, timings are approximate except for departure time

7.00am – 7.30am
Depart from Lautoka & Nadi area (if pickup option selected) for all our tours on our mini van. The driver or guide will explain more about the history of the area and the history of the villagers along way. Should they wish to take pictures they are able to do this along the way.

8.30am – 9.25am
Arrive in Sigatoka Town. Our tour guide will meet and greet you. After a 10-minute break we will head over to the Jetty, boarding our MV Bulou Buli river cruise boat.

9.30am – 9.45am
Life jacket fitting and safety briefing.

9.55am – 10.40am
Head up the Sigatoka River with our boat captain and tour guide and cruising along the river while learning more about Fiji history and the history of the River, Valley and Tavuni Hill Top. Boat captain will then head down stream to the river mouth and discover Fiji’s well known sand dunes.

10.45am - 12.40pm
Guest will board our minivan and visit a local school, then to the host village.

Time spent at host village: Arrive at designated/host village, where upon meeting village guide, guests will have a sevusevu or traditional Fijian kava ceremony and are able to have a taste of kava and meet the chief of the village and the other elders.

Village Tour: After the ceremony the village guide will lead the new friends (newly welcomed village members) for a tour around the village, where they can ask all questions about life in the village etc. Fijian activities such as: mat weaving, poetry making, tapa making and villagers are selling handicraft and much more. This is then followed by light lunch, refreshment and entertainment.

12.50pm – 1.00pm
Guests will board our minivan and head back to the Sigatoka Town for a short break for quick shopping at Jacks of Fiji before heading back to the hotel.
Reviews (45)
1 - 5 of 44 reviews
Reviewed 12 August 2018
smiles on the children

When recently in Fiji my partner and I went on the Sigatoka river cruise. It was relaxing on the river and Via our guide was very informative telling us about the villages that we passed and some of the local history. We then went to...More

Thank Sue N
Reviewed 12 June 2018
Definitely do this

This was a great experience and for us. It was relaxing the staff were amazing so helpful and informative.

Thank Picker2014
Reviewed 25 March 2018
Truly Memorable Day!

We had an amazing and unforgettable day! Josh, the driver, picked us up right on time. The tour group of six gathered at a store in Sigatoka, greeted by the vivacious Via, who handles bookings. It's a family business, all working hard to build it...More

Thank wrangellgal
Reviewed 24 January 2018
A day to remember

Had a fantastic day doing the speadboat and village experience. Strongly recommend it. The speadboat 360 turns were enjoyable and not too scary.

Thank gypsyhough
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile
Highlight of our Fiji Holiday

We did the river cruise, school and village tour it was the highlight of our trip to Fiji. A big thanks to Via and Steb (hope I got that right) they were so accomodating and informative. The school visit was awesome you can’t help but...More

1  Thank pickles2290
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Theigarajan P
10 May 2018|
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does this tour incllude a free lunch
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