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Lavena Coastal Walk

#2 of 15 things to do in Taveuni Island Features Animals
Lavena, Taveuni Island, Fiji
+679 888 0453
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Very lovely nature experience

Very pretty natural landscape in the untouched side of the island! We took a boat ride to see the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Taipei, Taipei, Taiwan
via mobile
Great walk with a surprise at the end!

Easy walk along the coast with stunning views. Well maintained path with directions allowing for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Larry S
Mill valley
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Beginning at Lavena village, this guided walk takes you along Taveuni's wild southeastern coastline, past breathtaking views, black sand beaches and beautiful forests.
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Lavena, Taveuni Island, Fiji
+679 888 0453
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very pretty natural landscape in the untouched side of the island! We took a boat ride to see the waterfalls which was very nice. Those traveling with young children or elders, please be aware the boat is a motor dingy so it may not be...More

Thank bchen710
Reviewed 1 week ago

Easy walk along the coast with stunning views. Well maintained path with directions allowing for hiring a guide only an option as we did it on our own with ease. Nice shelter for lunch where big river meets coast in case of rain. The surprise...More

Thank Larry S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great afternoon walking this coastal track after doing bouma national park in the morning. Though we did not have time to cross the river (the water was quite high) and therefore did not get to the waterfall we still enjoyed the serene...More

Thank AnoukvanSchaik
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tourist tax of $25 per person hurt, but having a local guide was a winner. Falls are great, but the walk itself is lovely too. Our guide (Manasa) even cracked us a coconut for refreshment purposes along the way. The swing bridge has washed away...More

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was one of the most amazing hikes we've ever taken. Our guide, Simone, has been taking folks on this hike for over 20 years and knows everything. Patient, kind, knowledgeable and did I say patient - he even carried our camera in the waterful...More

Thank Rainier1
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We had a guide, Gabriel, and his brother CO who piloted the boat. They were great, and a lot of fun. Our cab driver Bubba was also a highlight and we asked him to hike with us. Gabriel swam with us to the double waterfall...More

Thank TAD62
Reviewed 4 June 2017

The Waterfalls, the Village, the people of Lavena...all outstanding. One of our favorite activities on Taveuni. Don't miss the boat ride to the falls and hike in and swim in the Falls pool. Very Memorable.

1  Thank lovnlife383
Reviewed 24 May 2017

This nature walk was beyond believing from the perspective of an Idaho native with reasonable experiences around the world. The guide (Simone) and his willingness to share, laugh and engage us magnified the quality of this experience to a 5+. It's a healthy walk with...More

Thank woodyden
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Easy walk with amazing scenery. While you may be pressured to have a guide like us, we declined to save money and found the path extremely easy to follow.

Thank Steph J
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

This easy walk with a guide takes you along the very pretty east coast of Taveuni. A few interesting rivers to cross and lovely views of the ocean. We opted for the walk to the waterfalls and a boat ride back to Lavena. It was...More

Thank Toowoomba65plus
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25 April 2017|
Response from italiandiver | Reviewed this property |
They are different falls. It is worth doing both.
Carol S
10 July 2015|
Response from JacVenturer |
It is a one hour flight.