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Jet Boat Safari on the Sigatoka River

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See the Heart & Soul of Fiji aboard this 4.5 hour jet boat safari along the Sigatoka River.  This life changing experience transports you deep into the Fijian interior aboard the world's first and Fiji's original Jet Boat Safari. You will visit a local village who will enthral you with a welcoming ceremony then give you a chance to interact with the locals during this unique cultural experience.
Highlights
  • Get to hard-to-reach local villages only accessible by jet boat
  • Round-trip transport included from your Sigatoka hotel
  • Hassle-free day with lunch, guide, and jet boat tour included
  • A safe and reliable way to see Fiji’s scenic jungle landscape
What to Expect
This is the ultimate tour for adventure-lovers who want a glimpse of local Fijian village life. Your day begins with a pickup from Sigatoka, and a minibus transfer to the Sigatoka River. You’ll stop at some photo-worthy destinations along the way, and start learning about area’s history from your guide.
When you get to the jetty, you’ll have a full safety briefing, put your valuables in lockers, and then it’s time to board the jet boat. You’ll whizz along the Sigatoka River and view stunning backdrops of the jungle, the water, and beautiful riverside Fijian villages.
Next stop is a traditional village where you’ll take part in a kava ceremony, meet the locals, and learn about their customs and traditions. You’ll enjoy a tasty Fijian lunch in the village before returning to the jet boat and heading back to Sigatoka.
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Reviewed 12 July 2019 via mobile

Emailed this tour several times over the course of 2 days as we were on a time crunch. Never answered or emails and we lost out on getting to see this.More

Thank D8321ANjenniferk
JayWhyte, Owner at Jet Boat Safari on the Sigatoka River, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2019

Bula D8321 Firstly we share your disappointment that you were unable to join us on Safari, however I must stress that after reviewing all our E-mails, we could not find any that had not been replied to. We did however find 1 E-mail in the...More

Reviewed 11 July 2019 via mobile

We went on this tour as a group of 14 with children aged from 2-14 years at the start of July 2019. Our captain “captain Finny” was amazing. She is the only female captain and was very friendly, knowledgeable and lots of fun. The village...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank BecEllen
JayWhyte, Owner at Jet Boat Safari on the Sigatoka River, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2019

Bula BecEllen We are so happy to receive your kind words and to know that you and your entire group loved the Safari experience that you all had in your village. I have shared your comments with Cpt Fini who was all smiles and she...More

Reviewed 8 July 2019 via mobile

We had an amazing day with “Captain Jack” as our guide and he did an awesome job, he was very knowledgeable and funny and we all felt safe the whole time flying through the river. 100% would recommendMore

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Tim G
JayWhyte, Owner at Jet Boat Safari on the Sigatoka River, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2019

Bula Tim G We are thrilled to receive your comments here on TripAdvisor and to know that you had "an Amazing day with Cpt Jack" which is very warmly received. On behalf of the whole SRS team we thank you for choosing to share your...More

Reviewed 27 June 2019 via mobile

What a wonderful day we had boating up the Sigatoka River with our driver Freddie. Some exciting 360 degree turns. We stopped at a traditional Fiji village where we were greeted with a Kava ceremony welcoming us into the village. We were given a traditional...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Ron H
Reviewed 27 June 2019

What a fantastic and wonderful experience! The ride on the jet boat was great fun, however the visit of the village was just amazing. No fake tourist trap, but authenticity and unbelievable friendly and warm-hearted people. The cava ceremony, lunch and dancing with the locals...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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We booked this adventure with hotel pick up and drop off included from the Denarau Island Hotels
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