Activities – RakiRaki area
The following Activities are available. Most Tours depart from Safari Lodge mainland base at Ellington Wharf. Please call Safari Lodge directly on 669 3333 or 6693 366 or 669 3700 or mobile 9942 765 to make reservations or enquire as to availability or details.
Relaxing Day Trips: Custom Day trips to suit your times are available. Boats leave from Ellington wharf and pickups from your accommodation can be easily arranged. Relax on a White Sandy Beach, or swing in a hammock at Safari Island Lodge..Island paradise awaits.
Windsurfing – Lessons & Hire: Beginner to Advanced lessons and Hire are available. A range of Boards and Rigs await you, all rigged up and ready. Hourly, Daily or weekly packages & rates available. Come and Try special packages available.
Kitesurfing – Lessons & Hire: Beginner Packages and Advance lessons are available. Learn this new exciting sport safely with Boat Support from Kite Point (Island). Learn to Fly special starter packages also available.
Snorkeling – Inner and Outer Reef Boat Trips: Explore the beauty of the fringing reefs, radiant Fish life and Coral abundant with colors. Boat Ladders and dedicated Boats ensure you are comfortable. Snorkel one or more reefs in one session.
Sailing – Big Cat Seawind 24ft: Cruise the islands, Sunset Cruises, ½ Day and whole Day cruises. Takes up to 10 passengers for Day Cruising. Drinks & Food available (Catered trips). Sail round the island or sail to a Village.
Hobie Cat Sailing: Cruise the Island, fly a hull or learn how to Sail with an instructor. Only available to experienced sailors solo, otherwise with a Skipper.
Spear Fishing Guided Trips: Have one of guides take you out to their favorite Fish Hole for some Spear action. Free Diving with spear guns or snorkeling on the surface trying to catch a big one…what fun!
Fishing – Hand Line Fishing: Safe, easy and Fun….jump in a boat, the skipper will take you to the inner or outer reef and spend some time chilling out on a boat, hand line fishing for Reef fish, smaller fish but quite an opportunity to socialize and chat about life while bobbing around in the ocean!
Fishing – Sport Fishing: Grab a Rod and test the line strength! Try Popping (casting), trawling or bottom jigging to lure the big ones to try your lure….then the action starts with the big wind-in…brace yourself for some action on these trips.
Fishing – Game Fishing: Same tackle..just a bigger boat that goes wider out to further reefs..and bigger Fish holes. Our Game Boat caters for up to 4 people and offers morning, ½ day and whole day charters.
Sea Kayaking – Want a lazy day paddling the islands?…Cruise out from Ellington Wharf in the morning and spend lunch on the island before catching the boat or paddling back….paddle at your pace and grab a local guide for some local stories while paddling, even a little Fijian singing
Waterfall Day Tour: Explore the highlands in a 4wd Tour that takes you towards Suva (45mins) and into the highlands. Meet the locals and enjoy a lunch with a local Fijian family. Farm tour, herbal medicine and local practices are all explained and detailed. Enjoy a splash in the cool refreshing waters of the swimming pools and waterfall.
Mountain Bike Riding: Grab a guide and head off into the hills for a session of uphill and downhill riding…or grab the Van to the top and do the downhill slide back to Ellington Wharf. Very scenic and varied conditions..
Horse Riding: Local riding at its best..these aren’t racehorses, but a gentle cruise through the countryside..Meet the locals, chat under a tree, devour some local fruits and wade the rivers…alternate slow paced day…
Market / Town Shopping Trips: Visit RakiRaki town to grab some bargains…shop till you drop in this cute little town. No Harrods here…but you’ll find little Indian shops overflowing with bargains…stop for an ice cream and watch as life goes on…
Scenic Coastal Guided Drive: Our local guides take you along the coastal route explaining the local area and attractions. Drive past villages, stop at a few…mix with the locals and see what most don’t see in Fiji.
Day Walks in the Hinter Mountain Ranges: Like a challenging days walk? Our guides will have you walking up the ranges towering over Ellington wharf for a days adventure and amazing scenery. Bring your vertigo tablets for this adventure….