The Mamanuca Islands are a stunning collection of 32 small islands in 35 square kilometres of clear blue South Pacific water. Situated in the lee of the main island of Viti Levu, the Mamanuca Group boasts the finest holiday weather in Fiji with year-round sunshine, calm seas and gentle breezes.
Things to do in the Mamanucas
As one of Fiji’s most popular holiday destinations, the islands have an abundance of beautiful beach resorts and luxuriously secluded hotels. There are numerous activities to keep you amused in the water, including world class surfing, game fishing, scuba diving, parasailing, kayaking and snorkelling.
The Mamanuca Island are one of the most popular destinations in Fiji and one look at the beaches and it’s easy to see why. Although a popular destination for surfers, the Mamanucas have plenty of calm lagoons in which to snorkel or dive among the neon coral gardens to explore the wealth of marine life, such is the treasure that lies hidden beneath.
There is so much beauty to be experienced on these idyllic islands, fringed by reefs and offering unparalleled marine bio-diversity. There are famous dive sites including Big W and Gotham City so underwater enthusiasts will be overjoyed to explore the depths. Islands such as the Mamanucas earn Fiji its name as the ‘soft coral capital of the world’, possessing a network of brilliant reefs.
Boredom is never an issue - from sailing catamarans under the tropical sun, to paddle boarding on the calm lagoon in azure waters, there is plenty to occupy your time. For the more adventurous there’s always the opportunity to learn to kite or wind surf, but if you prefer just to soak up the sunshine on your Mamanuca holidays then what could better than relaxing on a lounger on a sandy white beach.
Places to stay
Luxury accommodation will astound you, from beachside villas with sunset views in shady palm groves for that castaway experience, or amazing overwater villas perched over shimmering lagoons to enhance your own private romantic holiday. Imagine gazing up at the stars as the evening draws in over your romantic hideaway.
A holiday in the Mamanucas Islands are not merely for lovers either; with long stretches of beach, secluded coves and calm warm waters, the Mamanucas make an excellent a family friendly destination, plus a healing retreat that will live in the memory.