Daily except SundaysDuration
3 hoursStart time
Start time: 0900h (09:00am)
Duration: 3 hours
Pick-up is from selected hotels in Nadi area. (We would require your hotel details in order to arrange your pick up. If you do not have this information at the time of booking, please contact the local activity operator at least 48 hours prior to the start of the tour with these details If your hotel is not a pick-up location, you will be advised of the closest pick-up location)Ending Point
The tour ends at the starting point
Known as the Sugar City, Lautoka is home to the largest sugar mill in the southern hemisphere. Wander around its marketplace, mosques, as 100-year-old banyan trees stand a silent testimony to its history.
Interact with the friendly locals in the legendary village of Veseisei, where the first Fijians landed.
See charming rural scenes as you return via Vuda, as the distant offshore islands dot the horizon.
Pick-up is from selected hotels in Nadi and Coral Coast. If your hotel is not a pick-up location, you will be advised of the closest pick-up location and picked up from there. An English-speaking guide will accompany you on this Sightseeing Tour to Lautoka Drive.
Your tour will begin at Nadi Airport from where you will board an air-conditioned vehicle and move north towards Lautoka, passing the sugarcane fields along the way.
The tour stops at the celebrated village of Veseisei, which according to Fijian legend is where the first Fijians landed. Disembark from the vehicle and take a walk through the village. Remember to say ‘Bula’ (the traditional local greeting) to the villagers!
Continue to Fiji’s second largest city, Lautoka, appropriately known as the Sugar City. Lautoka boasts the largest sugar mill in the Southern Hemisphere. You have an hour to explore Lautoka city. Shop or have lunch at one of the local restaurants (payable direct) or visit the bustling marketplace.
Reboard the vehicle and continue the pleasant drive around Lautoka where you’ll see Hindu temples, mosques and the FSC compound with its old colonial homes and 100-year old banyan trees.
The tour returns via the rural Vuda backroad, the ideal way to see local people at work and play. Enjoy a view of the distant offshore islands as you return to you hotel via the Queen’s Road.
The tour ends at the starting point.
Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming departure details.
The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.
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