16 days in South Pacific Itinerary

16 days in South Pacific Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Toronto, Canada
Fly:  20 h 30 min
1
Nadi, Fiji
— 4 nights
Fly:  1 h 45 min
2
Port Vila, Vanuatu
— 3 nights
Fly:  8 h
3
Nuku'alofa, Tonga
— 1 night
Fly:  1 h 45 min
4
Neiafu, Tonga
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h 15 min
5
Apia, Samoa
— 4 nights
Fly:  26 h
End: Toronto, Canada

4
nights
Nadi, Fiji

Nadi ©
Home to the country's primary international airport, Nadi serves as the gateway to Fiji.
Venture out of the city with trips to Sigatoka (Tavuni Hill Fort & Nature & Wildlife Tours). Next up on the itinerary: go for a stroll along the water at Port Denarau Marina, explore the striking landscape at Sabeto Hot Springs and Mud Pool, push the limits with an extreme tour, and discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Nadi road trip planning app.

Toronto, Canada to Nadi is an approximately 21- hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and flight; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 17 hours traveling from Toronto to Nadi. Traveling from Toronto in January, expect Nadi to be much hotter, temps between 36°C and 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can travel to Port Vila.

Things to do in Nadi

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Sigatoka, Port Denarau Marina
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Port Denarau Marina ©
Port Denarau Marina
Scuba & Snorkeling
Garden of the Sleeping Giant ©
Garden of the Sleeping Giant

3
nights
Port Vila, Vanuatu

Port Vila ©
The capital of Vanuatu and the largest settlement on Efate, Port Vila plays home to a number of busy markets, cafes, bars, and restaurants catering to the tourism industry.
Step out of Port Vila to go to Pele Island and see Pele Island, which is approximately 1h 10 min away. The adventure continues: take in the dramatic scenery at Evergreen Cascades Waterfall, stroll through Hideaway Island Marine Reserve, contemplate the waterfront views at Blue Lagoon, and take in nature's colorful creations at The Secret Garden.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Port Vila trip builder.

You can fly from Nadi to Port Vila in 2 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Nadi to Port Vila. In January in Port Vila, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 26°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can travel to Nuku'alofa.

Things to do in Port Vila

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Pele Island, Blue Lagoon, The Secret Garden, Cascades Waterfalls
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Evergreen Cascades Waterfall ©
Evergreen Cascades Waterfall
Hideaway Island Marine Reserve ©
Hideaway Island Marine Reserve
Scuba & Snorkeling

1
night
Nuku'alofa, Tonga

Nuku'alofa ©
The capital of Tonga and the seat of the island nation's royal family, Nuku'alofa was first seen by Western eyes in 1777, when legendary Captain James Cook arrived in the area.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Wed): delve into the mystery of Ha'amonga'a Maui Trilithon and then stroll through Anahulu Cave - The Underground Swimming Pool. On the 28th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of St Anthony of Padua, then enjoy the sand and surf at Ha'atafu Beach, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Free Church of Tonga.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Nuku'alofa travel planning app.

Traveling by flight from Port Vila to Nuku'alofa takes 8 hours. Traveling from Port Vila to Nuku'alofa, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. January in Nuku'alofa sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Neiafu.

Things to do in Nuku'alofa

Parks Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trips

Tongatapu Island, Anahulu Cave - The Underground Swimming Pool
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Ha'atafu Beach ©
Ha'atafu Beach
Ha'amonga'a Maui Trilithon ©
Ha'amonga'a Maui Trilithon
Anahulu Cave - The Underground Swimming Pool ©

1
night
Neiafu, Tonga

Start off your visit on the 29th (Fri): take in the awesome beauty at Mt Talau and then get outside with Outdoor Activities.

To find reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Neiafu trip maker site.

You can fly from Nuku'alofa to Neiafu in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In January, daytime highs in Neiafu are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to travel to Apia.

Things to do in Neiafu

Tours Outdoors Nature
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Boat Tours & Water Sports
Mt Talau ©
Mt Talau

4
nights
Apia, Samoa

Apia ©
The Samoan capital of Apia serves as the first port of call for most visitors, and it plays home to a number of historic sites, a laid-back seaside promenade, and a range of hotels and restaurants keeping tourists entertained.
Step out of Apia with an excursion to To Sua Ocean Trench in Lotofaga--about 1h 05 min away. The adventure continues: see what you can catch with a fishing tour, tour the pleasant surroundings at Tafa Tafa Beach, take in the dramatic scenery at Papaseea Sliding Rock, and look for gifts at Pacific Jewell Gift Shop & Gallery.

To see traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Apia online trip itinerary builder.

Fly from Neiafu to Apia in 3.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Apia

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Upolu, To Sua Ocean Trench
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To Sua Ocean Trench ©
To Sua Ocean Trench
Fishing Charters & Tours
Spas

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