Best Diving and Snorkeling Sites in Fiji

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Fiji’s clear waters offer opportunity for diving and snorkeling. What makes these activities so special is the fact that you can experience some of the best and finest marine species like eels, manta rays etc along with witnessing stunning coral reefs. If you’re in a mood for diving and snorkeling during your vacation in Fiji, then these are some of the best sites to visit.

  • Natadola–This is a beach that attracts quite a number of tourists. Thanks to its crystal waters, there are some really good spots that allow you for diving and snorkeling. The sites aren’t that far away from the beach. Make sure you do this activity in the morning. In the afternoon, the winds can make it a bit difficult.
  • Mantaray Island – This Island has plenty of diving and snorkeling sites allowing you to swim close to Manta Rays. This marine animal is often spotted between the months of May to October. With the help of professional divers around, you can even try to feed them.
  • Bligh Water – The Bligh Water offers sites to enjoy diving and snorkeling. Between the islands of VitiLevu and Vanua Levu, strong current rushes in the area. Due to the current, it makes it perfect for the marine species. The main highlight of the Bligh Water however, is the chance to witness some of the most colorful and soft corals.
  • Namena Marine Reserve – This reserve lies between the islands of VitiLevu and Vanua Levu. It is also home to over 1100 species of fish and 400 species of corals. You can witness dolphins and humpback whales among the variety of marine species living inside.

All these sites are at a short distance from the exclusive Fiji island resorts.