Fiji offers a treasure trove of exciting excursions; from some of the world’s best SCUBA diving to a rich cultural heritage. Since the 5+ star Paul Gauguin ship was built specifically to sail the waters of Tahiti, French Polynesia, and the South Pacific, it makes sense that the cruise line would offer an abundance of first-class excursions. If a cruise to Fiji is on the horizon, be sure to check out a few of our favorite excursions offered on Paul Gauguin Cruises.
Nukubalavu Village Tour
Experience the day-to-day life of Fijian people during a memorable visit to an authentic Fijian village, where you will witness and participate in an authentic kava ceremony.
SCUBA 1 Tank – Mystery Reef or Goldilocks
Described by Jean-Michel Cousteau as the “Soft Coral Capital of the World,” Fiji offers some of the world’s best SCUBA diving, with a comprehensive range of excellent dive locations. You’ll discover spectacular hard and soft corals; caves and grottos; amazingly diverse marine including includes sharks, turtles, tuna, and fish of all sizes and colors in the tropical waters.
Colo-i-Suva Trek Tour & Waterfall
A perfect spot for a moderate trek followed by a refreshing dip in the waterfall, the national park, Colo-i-Suva, boasts a crystal-clear river set amid a serene rainforest.
Fiji’s Culture & Heritage Tour
A guided driving tour will take you to Fiji’s capital city, Suva – the center of commerce and the seat of government.
Snorkeling in Beqa Lagoon
Snorkeling is one of the most popular and memorable activities in Fiji, primarily due to the islands’ beautiful underwater environment. The Beqa Lagoon features a fantastic array of tropical fish, corals and marine life in clear tropical waters, with visibility reaching over 30 meters.
Uprising Beach Resort
A fun-filled day packed with water activities, a buffet lunch (set right on the beach), two full-service bars, optional snorkeling safaris in Beqa Lagoon, Jet Ski rentals, tube rides, a fresh-water swimming pool, and the perfect sand beach, make this the ideal beach escape.
Feel the rush of adrenaline as you ZIP over FIJI’s private eco-reserve – a natural paradise high above the forest floor and the Wainadoi River Valley.
Port: Lautoka, Viti Levu, Fiji
Savala Day Cruise
An intimate cruise featuring lively music, morning and afternoon tea, complimentary lunch drinks and use of water equipment, takes a limited number of guests to the island’s beautiful white sandy beaches fringed with vibrant coral and crystal-clear waters.
Port: Bequ Island, Fiji
Cultural Village & Firewalking Show
Legend has it that more than 500 years ago the men of Beqa Island were given the gift of being able to walk on fire by an eel in exchange for its life. Today, you’ll observe the descendants of these warriors carry on the tradition, as you experience the exciting ritual of the Firewalkers.
And of course, make sure to consult with the experts at Paul Gauguin Cruises to determine which excursions are available on your sailing.