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Vatukarasa Village

Sigatoka, Viti Levu, Fiji
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Beautiful welcoming village

Stopped here on our way to sigatoka. Beautiful setting and beautiful people. Enjoyed seeing the... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2016
Yorkiekiwi
,
Nelson, New Zealand
via mobile
Welcoming

An enjoyable and informative experience. The children in the kindergarten were enchanting and our... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2016
wotafrog
,
Sydney, Australia
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Historic Fijian Village
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“baravi” (4 reviews)
“reverend” (2 reviews)
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Sigatoka, Viti Levu, Fiji
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Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Stopped here on our way to sigatoka. Beautiful setting and beautiful people. Enjoyed seeing the local animals.

Thank Yorkiekiwi
Reviewed 22 August 2016

An enjoyable and informative experience. The children in the kindergarten were enchanting and our talk in the chief's house was a privilege.

Thank wotafrog
Reviewed 6 May 2016

My father visited the village 45 years before and I returned as the next generation with copies of photos he took. The elders in the village were very excited to see the old photos, most people in them had passed away, while others saw themselves...More

Thank TheStropp
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Love the kindergarten children singing. Great to see their way of life. The church and chiefs house etc. Give s good donation if visiting to go to the village people.

Thank ChellaBella05
Reviewed 14 March 2016

We were given a tour here when we stayed at the nearby Intercontinental resort with Tiki who worked at the resort. It was a lovely couple of hours having a look around and meeting the villagers, the Chief, the pigs and seeing the homes. It...More

Thank Love-Having-Fun
Reviewed 4 March 2016

Upon learning that most Fijian villages don’t own a car while we were holidaying in Fiji, my wife decided to pick up a lady who was hitch-hiking to Sigatoka. ‘Paula’ invited our family to her village and two days later we walked into Vatukarasa. Unfortunately,...More

Thank Rowingboat
Reviewed 15 February 2016

Made a quick trip to Vatukarasa to visit Tima and the children at the kindergarten. Tima is an amazingly welcoming woman who runs a beautiful little school. The children were full of smiles and song and loved having visitors. We also bought souvenirs and body...More

Thank Laura H
Reviewed 7 February 2016

We had read several good things about the Baravi market, in this little village, several miles past Sigatoka. The village was quaint, but the shopping left a lot to be desired.

Thank Elaine K
Reviewed 19 November 2015

The locals and their children were all so friendly and welcoming. Guided tour of the village with Gary Cooper and his gorgeous family. Loved this experience so much. Great souvenir shop across the road from the village, reasonably priced.

Thank Cindy N
Reviewed 23 April 2015

The locals from this village were heartfelt, open and very generous. We made great friendships with these locals.

Thank JohnT61
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