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The Wedding & Honeymoon Guide to the Suncoast

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Weddings, Honeymoons and Romantic Getaways on the Suncoast, Fiji

With dazzling sunsets and the luxury of being Fiji’s best-kept secret, the Suncoast is a fantastic choice for your Fiji wedding or honeymoon. For couples looking for an alternative experience to busy resorts, this less-visited area of Fiji is just the place. The Suncoast strikes the right balance of beauty, authenticity and adventure, all the while giving couples the opportunity to embrace the relaxing nature of Fiji. So whether you’re looking for a special venue for your big day or a romantic getaway where you can adventure together, we’ll guide you through some of the best romantic accommodation, activities and transport with this wedding and honeymoon guide to the Suncoast.

10 Romantic Activities for Couples on the Suncoast

  • Enjoy an intimate scenic flight on your way to the Suncoast
  • Learn how to scuba dive together in the famed Bligh Water
  • Experience the tranquillity of kayaking from island to island together
  • Indulge in a couples’ massage
  • Treat each other to a private beach picnic
  • Set the scene with a romantic sunset cruise
  • Discover the real Fiji together on a self-drive tour of the Suncoast
  • Enjoy a candlelit private dinner on a floating pontoon
  • Go on a journey of discovery together with a guided trek through the heart of Fiji
  • Embrace the art of doing nothing at all.

For more information on each of these experiences, see our 10 Romantic Activities on the Suncoast for Couples.

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How to Get to the Suncoast

The Suncoast is located on the northern coast of Viti Levu, Fiji’s main island and the same island as Nadi International Airport.  Both road transport and air transport provide scenic ways to get to your chosen wedding or honeymoon destination. While we list a few transport methods appropriate for a romantic getaway below, see more options including budget transport in our 5 Ways to Get to the Suncoast.

Suncoast via Private Flight

A special occasion calls for a special mode of transport, so why not arrive at your resort by helicopter or seaplane? Private seaplane and helicopter flights are available to selected resorts on the Suncoast, departing from Nadi International Airport. Flights take approximately 1h10mins. Find out more in the Suncoast Transport Guide, as well as Where to Hire a Plane or Seaplane in Fiji.

Suncoast via Private Transfer

Enjoy a scenic 2-hour drive together along the coast of Viti Levu in your own private transfer. Companies offer transfers in a range of air-conditioned cars and 4WD vehicles. Find out more in our Suncoast Transport Guide.

Car Rental

For couples wanting to experience ultimate freedom together to Fiji’s top road trip destination, choose a car rental to get to the Suncoast. Pick up a rental vehicle from Nadi International Airport where a 2WD will be comfortable if just sticking to the Kings Road, otherwise, you might want to consider a 4WD vehicle to explore the stunning interior of the Suncoast. See The Best Car Rentals in Fiji for a full comparison of car rental companies in Nadi.

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Wedding Packages on the Suncoast

Planning a wedding is often seen as one of the most stressful times in life, but not when you embrace the relaxed island vibe of Fiji. What’s more, there are wedding venues and even pre-made wedding packages to make planning an island wedding all the more simple. So if you’re looking to remove the stress of getting married and just get, well, married, then the Suncoast of Fiji might just be for you.

Wedding Venues on the Suncoast

From manicured tropical gardens to a toes-in-sand wedding, there are a wide variety of wedding venues on the Suncoast to suit any bride-to-be. At the Tanoa Waterfront Hotel in Lautoka, enjoy a ceremony on their Sunset Lawn decorated with tasteful fairy lights. Get married with views of the ocean from the gardens of the Dreamview Villas in Volivoli. Or how about a bespoke wedding on a private island at Dolphin Island? Check out the 10 Best Wedding Venues on the Suncoast for more information and inspiration.

Suncoast Wedding Packages

Some wedding venues on the Suncoast go the extra mile to take the guesswork out of planning your own destination wedding. Wananava Beach Resort offers a range of pre-made wedding packages from a simple island wedding package to a Fijian affair. Their “Complimentary Wedding” package, which is free between November and March, includes a marriage license, celebrant and transfers, decorated ceremony venue, Champagne upon arrival, floral leis, wedding coordinator and wedding night turndown in your accommodation. Their “Real Fiji Wedding” package also includes serenaders, a decorated reception venue, a romantic private dinner and a couples’ massage. Vow Renewal ceremonies are also available at Wananavu.

Bularangi Villa also offers a fantastic wedding package including a marriage license, a priest, a decorated ceremony venue, a lovo feast, Fijian musicians and a wedding cake.

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Honeymoon Activities for Couples

A honeymoon or a romantic escape to the Suncoast is not complete until you have had some unforgettable experiences. While we all know that you can spend your days sunbathing by the pool and sipping on cocktails, it’s worth amping up your time together with special experiences made for couples. Here are just a few suggestions.

Sunset Cruise

Create the perfect setting for popping the question or just enjoy a magical afternoon together on the sunset cruise on the Suncoast. Set out on the waters during golden hour with Volivoli Beach Resort or Wananavu Beach Resort for their utterly romantic sunset cruises. Indulge on canapes served onboard and sip on Champagne as you watch the golden hues in the skies glisten on the water before the sun dips into the ocean.

Couples’ Massage

Discover the true meaning of “Fiji time” together with a rejuvenating couples’ massage. This complete state of relaxation and blissfulness is an experience best shared together, whether it’s with a His & Her’s Arrival Ritual or Honeymoon Pamper Ritual at the Wananavu Beach Resort, an Aromatic Massage at the Daulomanu Day Spa of the Volivoli Beach Resort, or pamper session at the Noqui Tau Spa of the Tanoa Waterfront Hotel.

Private Beach Picnic

Get the castaway experience with the best part of the boat: the food! You and your loved one will be whisked away to a secluded white sand beach of one of the Suncoast’s off-shore islands with Wananavu Beach Resort. You’ll have the day to enjoy alone together swimming, snorkelling and sunbathing in your own piece of paradise.


There’s something quite romantic about the tranquillity of exploring the glistening waters of Fiji together by kayak. Take a picnic and kayak from the luxurious Dolphin Island to one of the nearby islands and their unspoiled beaches. Or explore the coast together in one of the readily available kayaks of the Wananavu Beach Resort.

Learn How to Scuba Dive Together

Nothing strengthens the bond like learning a new skill together. Make that skill simply epic by learning how to scuba dive together in the Suncoast’s warm coral-filled waters. Wananavu Dive provides a range of PADI-accredited scuba diving lessons, from Discover Scuba Diving (ideal for your first dive) to an Open Water Diver course to receive a diving certification. Alternatively, Ra Divers at the Volivoli Beach Resort offer both PADI and SSI Open Water Dive courses. Whatever you choose, the azure waters of the Bligh Water with its abundance of marine life is certainly a special place to learn.

Explore More of Our Wedding and Honeymoon Guide to the Suncoast and Fiji

That’s it for the wedding and honeymoon guide to the Suncoast. Get even more tips in The Complete Wedding & Honeymoon Guide to Fiji. Plus, find a breathtaking place to stay in the 55 Best Wedding & Honeymoon Resorts in Fiji.


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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