Sawani Village Tour


Travel by bus and enjoy views of Suva Harbour and Lacala Bay. Travel through one of Suva’s nicest suburbs and local landmarks. Then cross the Waimanu River, famous for its water lilies, pass Adi Cakobau School (ACS) and stop at a village for a traditional Fijian welcome. Fiji warriors in traditional dress will escort you to the meeting place to join the chief and menfolk in the preparation of Kava. Learn about Fiji’s history, way of life and view traditional arts & craft demonstrations. Take a guided walk around the village, enjoy light refreshments and purchase souvenirs made by the villagers.
  • Tour Code

    SUV015

  • Location

    Suva

  • Activity Types

    Special Interest

  • Experience Types

    Culture & History

  • Duration

    3.5 hours

  • Fitness Level

    Low

  • Price

    Adult from $69.99
    Children (12 & under) from $49.99


Have a photo taken of yourself with a traditionally dressed Fijian warrior.

Refreshments

IMPORTANT NOTE ON THE CONSUMPTION OF KAVA: Please note Kava is a non-alcoholic beverage used traditionally in the Pacific Islands for ceremonial purposes. Formed by the root of the pepper tree Kava usually has a mildly sedative and anaesthetic effect, although it is possible to have adverse reactions including upset stomach. The traditional method of preparing kava does not meet P&O Cruise’s standard of health and safety and any participation in trying kava is at the risk of the individual
• Wear comfortable warm-weather clothing and waterproof walking shoes • Modest attire is required for visiting local villages; knees, shoulders and midriffs must be covered; short shorts and swimwear are not allowed. Guests are asked to remove hats before entering the village. It is important to ask permission before taking an individual's photograph. • Tour does not operate on Easter Weekend (Friday, Saturday, & Sunday during Easter) Christmas & Sundays, or if there has been a recent death in the village.

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