Located off Viti Levu's west coast, the Mamanuca Islands are an archipelago made up of 20 islands. Renowned as one of Fiji's most popular island holiday destinations, the islands boast some of the South Pacific's best beaches. There are a number of hotels, resorts and accommodation options located on the islands and the pristine beaches, brilliant blue waters and tropical lagoon makes for the ideal island holiday.
With names like Beachcomber Island and Treasure Island, it's easy to see why the beautiful reefs and swaying palms of the Mamanuca Islands draw so many visitors each year. Also home to a number of Fiji's more famous resorts, the islands are close to Nadi's International Airport and are easily accessed by plane, boat or cruise ship.
Port Denarau is the gateway to the Mamanuca Islands and some of the most popular ways to spend your time on the islands include island day trips as well as heaps of beach and water sports. Scuba diving and snorkelling are also an absolute delight, especially around Beachcomber Island where the coral is very healthy and there are an abundance of colourful tropical fish species. You might also encounter the blacktip reef sharks that inhabit the area however they are not dangerous and generally only grow to about a metre in length. The snorkelling off the north and south beaches of Mana Island is also not to be missed.
With a number of yacht and cruise charters available as well as daily trips by the Yasawa Flyer and Malolo Cat, getting to and around the islands is easy, especially for island hoping adventures. The Mamanuca Islands also offer some of Fiji's best island resorts scattered across their shores allowing you to experience your tropical Fiji holiday in style.