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The Best Fiji Itineraries for 1 Week 🌴 [2022 Guide]

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Our Selection of the Best 1-Week Itineraries for Fiji

Is spending one week in the same resort really not your style? Want to make the most of your time in Fiji seeing a few different islands? We have just the list of one-week Fiji itineraries for you! Whether you’re travelling with children, on a romantic honeymoon, on a budget, seeking luxury or something else, you’re bound to find something to suit your travel style in this list of the best Fiji itineraries for 1 week.

Destinations Visited in Our Fiji Itineraries for 7 Days

With 333 islands, choosing a destination in Fiji can be pretty overwhelming. So let’s break it down to the main destinations mentioned in the one-week itineraries listed below.

Viti Levu

This is Fiji’s largest and main island where most arrive in Fiji via Nadi International Airport. Some of the itineraries below visit several destinations around Viti Levu, all of which are located on the coast and are accessible by road. These Viti Levu destinations include Nadi, Denarau, the Coral Coast, Pacific Harbour, Suva and the Suncoast (Rakiraki).

Mamanuca Islands and Yasawa Islands

These two island groups are among some of the easiest island groups to reach from Nadi, with a developed tourism scene yet the islands themselves are still remarkably undeveloped. The island groups hold a mix of volcanic islands and small uninhabited coral islands. Read further in The Complete Guide to the Mamanuca Islands and The Complete Guide to the Yasawa Islands.

Vanua Levu

This is Fiji’s second-largest island located in the northern region of Fiji, about a 1h25min flight from Nadi International Airport. There are two main towns on the island, while the rest of the landscape is made up of small villages, remote resorts, copra and sugar cane plantations, and tropical forest. Find out more about the island in The Complete Guide to Vanua Levu.

Taveuni

Off the southeastern shores of Vanua Levu, Taveuni earns its nickname as the “Garden Island” thanks to its abundance of nature. Around 80% of the island is made up of the Bouma National Heritage Park, while marine reserves and top scuba diving locations are found off its coast. Find out more about Taveuni in The Complete Guide to Taveuni.

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Fiji Budget & Backpacking Itinerary for 1 Week

Fiji has a reputation for being an expensive destination to travel but that’s certainly not the case when there’s both budget accommodation and free/cheap activities found across the islands.

For a one-week budget trip to Fiji, we recommend exploring Fiji’s main island, Viti Levu, to eliminate the associated costs of overwater travel. What’s more, Viti Levu has a huge range of experiences for backpackers and budget travellers: from urban to nature, mountains to sea, off-shore islands to inland river excursions, and the list goes on.

See our complete one-week budget itinerary in Fiji Budget & Backpacking Itinerary: 7 Days. Otherwise, check out this quick overview:

Overview: 7-Day Budget & Backpacking Itinerary for Fiji

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Fiji Luxury Itinerary for 1 Week

Fiji is one of the leading South Pacific islands for luxury travel thanks to its array of high-end resorts and once-in-a-lifetime experiences. With so much choice, we’ve put together two different one-week itineraries for those looking to travel the premium way.

In one week, it’s possible to travel across the paradise-like island groups of the Mamanucas, the Yasawas and back again – see Fiji Luxury Itinerary: 7 Days (Sand & Sea). Alternatively, travel to the more remote islands of Vanua Levu and Taveuni, famous for their nature and authentic cultural experiences – see Fiji Luxury Itinerary: 7 Days (Culture & Nature).

Overview: 7-Day Luxury Itinerary for Fiji (Sand and Sea)

Overview: 7-Day Luxury Itinerary for Fiji (Culture and Nature)

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Fiji Family Itinerary for 1 Week

While many families are happy to spend one week in the same Fiji resort, a family who wants to explore further will certainly have ample time in one week.

In this one-week family itinerary, we’ve made sure to strike the right balance of travelling to exciting locations and having time for the whole family to relax and refresh. This itinerary sticks to Viti Levu where the resorts are best catered to families with fantastic family activities and kids’ clubs. See our Fiji Family Itinerary: 7 Days for the complete itinerary with family accommodation and activity recommendations.

Overview: 7-Day Family Itinerary for Fiji

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Fiji Adults-Only Itinerary for 1 Week

We get it, on islands as serene as Fiji’s outer islands, the last thing you want to hear are the tantrums of children. An adults-only getaway to Fiji is all about setting the tone right so you can create the romantic getaway, the solo escape, or the friends holiday you always imagined. Each of our adults-only itineraries makes sure you get optimum R&R time with at least a couple of days in each destination.

For a week in the Mamanuca and the Yasawa Islands, see Fiji Adult-Only Itinerary: 7 Days (Island-Hopping). Alternatively, for a week exploring some of Fiji’s less-visited islands, see Fiji Adult-Only Itinerary: 7 Days (Vanua Levu & Taveuni).

Overview: 7-Day Adults-Only Itinerary for Fiji (Island-Hopping)

Overview: 7-Day Adults-Only Itinerary for Fiji (Vanua Levu and Taveuni)

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Fiji Food Itinerary for 1 Week

For travellers who like to experience a country through its cuisine, these one-week Fiji itineraries are for you. The main food styles here are Pacific Rim cuisine, as well as Indo-Fijian influences, which can be experienced in both itineraries below.

Enjoy your own Fiji road trip and culinary journey on a self-drive trip around Viti Levu – see Fiji Food Itinerary: 7 Days (Viti Levu Self-Drive Tour). Or how about visiting Fiji’s outer islands where a vast majority of food is sourced from either on-island gardens or the surrounding waters? See Fiji Food Itinerary: 7 Days (Islands & Culture) for more details.

Overview: 7-Day Food Itinerary for Fiji (Viti Levu Self-Drive)

Overview: 7-Day Food Itinerary for Fiji (Islands and Culture)

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Fiji Honeymoon & Romance Itinerary for 1 Week

Soothingly warm weather, soft sandy shores and crystal clear waters… Fiji certainly provides a romantic setting for a one-week honeymoon.

We have two honeymoon itineraries for you: one on the idyllic islands that many dream about – see Fiji Honeymoon & Romance Itinerary: 7 Days (Idyllic Islands) – as well as a romantic road trip around Viti Levu – see Fiji Honeymoon & Romance Itinerary: 7 Days (Viti Levu Road Trip). The latter always surprises couples, where you’ll be quick to discover that there’s more to Fiji than sand and coconuts.

Overview: 7-Day Honeymoon & Romance Itinerary for Fiji (Idyllic Islands)

Overview: 7-Day Honeymoon & Romance Itinerary for Fiji (Viti Levu Road Trip)

More of the Best Fiji Itineraries

If you’re lucky enough to be able to be open about your travel dates, check out our other itineraries for longer or shorter than a week:

Finally, make sure you’re fully prepared for your Fiji trip with The Complete Travel Guide to Fiji and 31 Tips for Travelling in Fiji.

Author

Laura S.

This article was reviewed and published by Laura, editor in chief and co-founder of Fiji Pocket Guide. Since arriving solo in the South Pacific over 10 years ago with nothing but a backpack and a background in journalism, her mission has been to show the world how easy (and awesome) it is to explore a paradise such as Fiji. She knows the islands inside-out and loves sharing tips on how best to experience Fiji’s must-dos and hidden gems. Laura is also editor of several other South Pacific travel guides.

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