Top 10 Places to Visit in Suva

By Admin | Last Updated December 18, 2019

Fiji Museum

Suva, Fiji

Located inside the Thurston Gardens, the Fiji Museum showcases a lengthy span of Fiji’s history. Originally a small collection housed in the Town Hall, the Museum is now a reputed research institution. Cannibalism and warfare of the Fijians are highlighted. The heritage of Fiji is well preserved. Music, traditional dance, fire-walking are held in the last Saturday of each month.

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Colo-i-Suva Forest Reserve

Suva, Fiji

A 10 minute ride from Suva will take you to the Colo-i-Suva Forest. It’s a lush green rainforest with tropical plants with birds of different species. Slightly cooler than Suva, trek through the forest along the marked trails and dip in the pools specially created on the Waimanu river. Day picnics to night out – you can do it all.

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Albert Park

Suva, Fiji

A huge park in the city of Suva. Originally constructed as a cricket ground, the Albert Park has tennis courts too. It has been witness to various historical events since its origin in the 1880s. The Park is leased out to the public to hold or organize various events and programs by the Suva City Council.

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Sacred Heart Cathedral

Suva, Fiji

Suva’s Sacred Heart Cathedral is the Roman Catholic Church’s main religious building. it is the headquarters of the Metropolitan Archdiocese of Suva. Created in 1966 by Pope Paul VI, it covers not only Suva but entire Fiji. Admire the beautiful exteriors and interiors. Liturgical celebrations to confessions – all are held in specified days and times.

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Orchid Island Cultural Centre

Suva, Fiji

The Orchid Island is a miniature version of Fiji and often referred as “Mini Fiji”. All of Fiji’s culture, flora, fauna, handicrafts, nature and rituals can all be seen here. A big pagan temple, shopping for handicrafts, local culture and handiwork – there are a host of things to see and do in Orchid Island.

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Mount Korobaba

Suva, Fiji

About 7 kilometers from Suva is the mountain range of Mount Korobaba. Though peaking a little above 400 meters in height, it offers beautiful and spectacular views of Suva and the islands of Beqa, Kadavu, Laucala Bay and Yanuca. Hike up at leisurely pace and carefully (the hike is rated as difficult), soaking in the scenery along.

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Dravuni Island

Suva, Fiji

Located 65 kilometers (40 miles) in the south of Suva, the Dravuni Island is closer to the Kadavu Islands. Time has stopped in this island. There are no ATMs, Wi-Fi, Banks or telephones. Only a handful of people live in the island and they are all there to greet you when you de-board on the island, shouting ‘Bula’.

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