Port Denarau is a small man-made island, less than one square mile in size, built on reclaimed mangrove mudflats. The hub for exploring the sun-drenched islands of western Fiji, it is just 15 minutes away from Nadi Airport. The marina is the epicenter of the thriving cruise and sailing activity in this division of Fiji. Catamarans, ferries, small ships, yachts depart from its pier to the famous Mamanuca and Yasawa group of islands. Port Denarau is packed with world-class luxury hotels set in manicured gardens. It is Fiji’s leading shopping and dining destination. The bustling marina area has boutique stores, cafes, bars, restaurants, spas and supermarkets. The waterfront is an ideal location to relax and watch the spectacular Fijian sunset with a cocktail in hand. You can also enjoy the local entertainment of dance and fire-shows held every evening.
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Places: Melbourne (1 day) → Apollo Bay (1) → Port Campbell (1) → Warrnambool (1) → Halls Gap (2) → Melbourne (1) → Nadi (1) → Port Denarau (7) → Nadi (1) → Sydney (2)
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Explore the natural beauty and biodiversity of the Fijian archipelago with a leisurely cruise through the Sacred and Yasawa Islands. Start your vacation with a high-speed catamaran transfer from Port Denarau to Sacred Isles, where you board the Fiji Princess, a 55-meter-long cruise ship with an all-Fijian crew.
Cruise around the palm-fringed Mamanuca Islands, the craggy coasts of the Yasawas, and the delightful Blue Lagoon, with its divine beaches. Board the Fiji Princess, a 55-meter-long cruise ship at Port Denarau for a seven-night cruise of comfort and wonder.
This cruise takes you on a journey beyond the Yasawa Islands to the remote town of Levuka on Ovalau Island. Board the MV Reef Endeavour at Port Denarau. Sailing past the Yasawa islands, travel to the UNESCO World Heritage listed historic town of Levuka and to the International Dateline.
Sail north of the Yasawa Islands and visit Sawa-i-lau limestone cave and Blue Lagoon on this four-night cruise. Your cruise ship, the MV Reef Endeavour, picks you up at Port Denarau, taking you to the private island of Tivua, and continues northwards to the Yasawa Islands.
Sofitel Fiji Resort & Spa is a French luxury hotel on the beautiful Denarau Island in Nadi Bay. Overlooking the beachfront, it lies adjacent to the world-class Denarau Golf and Racquet Club and is a 15-minute drive from Nadi International Airport.