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Coral Coast Railway

Sigatoka, Viti Levu, Fiji
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A great day, but...

We enjoyed our day. Our guide was lovely, though we would have loved more information on the sugar... read more

Reviewed 22 February 2018
Siblings
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San Francisco, Ca
Great attraction

This was old sugar cane train now just for sightseeing into Sigatoka for guided shopping trip an... read more

Reviewed 27 January 2018
Letesha F
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Chug past a scenic coastline or through a thick green forest, stopping at the Muka Caves for a refreshing underground retreat, on this enchanting train ride.
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good38%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
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Sigatoka, Viti Levu, Fiji
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Reviewed 22 February 2018

We enjoyed our day. Our guide was lovely, though we would have loved more information on the sugar cane industry/history. The train was very dilapidated - as was the track in places. It was very noisy and smelled of diesel. The highlight was going into...More

Thank Siblings
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Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

This was old sugar cane train now just for sightseeing into Sigatoka for guided shopping trip an educationional trip great knowledge and great views of the poorer villages wich I might add poorer or not they are richer in respect and love for one another...More

Thank Letesha F
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Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Nine of us (5A & 4K) went for a ride on the train, it took us 2hr with a stop. We picked up a few bags of Lillie’s to throw at the kids along the way (gee they can run!!). The line is very overgrown...More

Thank R H
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Reviewed 8 December 2017

We are Railway buffs and travel on trains all around the world, here we have a rundown, falling apart tourist attraction.When you arrive at the station you have 3 carriages just literally falling apart and a old engine which has died just left there to...More

5  Thank Michael D
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Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

The ticket is quite expensive and the train broke down half way to the village (which we couldn't visit in the end). A car was arranged instead, where the 5 passengers from the train had to squeeze in, and were taken to the school where...More

1  Thank Juan B
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Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

10 of us went to Fiji Shangri La for my mother-in-law's 60th and wanted to do a simple day trip with kids:12,10,8,6&2. Very friendly staff. Sugar cane train to Sigatoka was great (a must do with kids)! A real eye-opener. Remember to take school supplies...More

2  Thank LMS1983
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Reviewed 15 June 2017

The train ride part was fun as we rattled along past local villages and farms seeing a different side of Fiji. The tracks are overgrown and we did get covered in leaves and a few bugs but it added to the adventure. There was a...More

3  Thank bronvds
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Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

It took us a good 45 minutes taxi ride to this place that cost $160 return from Naviti resort. Ride was to a small town called Sigatoka. Apart from overgrown bushes along the rail tracks, hardly anything to view. It would have been a trip...More

1  Thank Jane S
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Reviewed 8 May 2017

The on board guide, Nicky, was excellent in interacting with all the children and providing information as we made the journey. It was poignant to handout / throw lollies to the children as we passed through their village. The brochure for the attraction, as I...More

Thank will758758
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Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Where do I start. We purchased our two bags of lollies $5fiji to throw to the village children. Stopped by at the kindergarten, that was lovely. Our tour guide was very friendly. We stopped in town had a look in the souvenir shop then taken...More

3  Thank sarahjaneber8
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Hi, we stayed at the Shangri-la and did this trip. We were picked up by a mini-van that took us to the station which is right on the main road at the entrance to the Shangri-La.
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