About Paradise Taveuni
Paradise Taveuni, formerly known as Susie’s Plantation Resort, is just north of Vuna Point at the southern end of Taveuni, one of the island’s most beautiful areas. Set on an elevated piece of land, Paradise offers impressive sea and sunset views and plenty of strategically placed hammocks and sun lounges from which to enjoy them. The bures and vales are an incredible way to experience Fiji. With the completion of the new vales, we now offer 17 accommodation choices, including; Oceanfront Bures, Tropical Bures, and the new air-conditioned Oceanfront Vales. Paradise and its wonderful staff present you a great look into Fijian culture and the wonderful mystic islands of Fiji.
Much of Taveuni’s coastline is rugged and set against some of Fiji’s highest peaks. Des Voeux Peak reaches up 1195m and the cloud shrouded Mt Uluiqalau, at 1241m, is country’s second highest summit, offering some of the best views in Fiji and making Taveuni a great hiking destination. Covered in palm trees, Taveuni is known for being the Garden Island of Fiji because the abundance of its flora. About 60 percent of the land is Tropical Rainforest, and the volcanic soil makes Taveuni one of Fiji’s most fertile areas. While the northeast of Taveuni is fringed by reefs, the southwest has deep water close to shore. Taveuni, free from poisonous snakes and spiders, is a bird watchers dream as well.
With Rainbow Reef and Vuna Reef just a short boat ride away, Paradise Taveuni offers you some of the best diving in the world. Fiji, known for being the soft coral capital of the world, will give you some of the most memorable dives of your life exploring astounding soft corals and diverse marine life, all on the world-famous Somosomo Strait. With over 40 sites on hand, we can offer you dives like The Great White Wall, Orgasm, The Zoo, and many more that you will reminisce on for the rest of your life.
Fiji vacations would be futile if scuba diving doesn’t feature on top of your ‘things to do’ list. The South Sea sunsets, the white sandy beaches and the gourmet cuisines are always a great treat for any travel bug. A horse ride with your partner can be as romantic as simply lazing at one of the beach resorts with some exquisite wine. There are countless things that can be done on your Fiji vacations and you shouldn’t leave out the cultural experiences either. But, scuba diving is what should feature as the most important activity on any Fiji vacations.
Fiji is home to some of the most pristine and extremely appealing islands in the world. The archipelago is offers some of the best coral reefs and diving sites in the world. Now, it is not physically possible to experience a horde of diving sites or a plethora of reefs which is why we give you two must dos while on Fiji vacations.
Rainbow Reef at the Somosomo Strait in Fiji is home to the Great White Wall. You would have obviously heard of the Great Barrier Reef in the state of Queensland in Australia which used to feature prominently as one of the wonders of the world. The Great White Wall is an equally breathtaking coral reef formed by white remnants of marine life. In all of South Pacific, Rainbow Reef is hailed as one of the top five diving sites and those who have experienced it know the reasons why.