Nadi is the third-largest conurbation in Fiji. It is located on the western side of the main island of Viti Levu. Nadi is multiracial with many of its inhabitants Indian or Fijian, along with a large transient population of foreign tourists. Along with sugar cane production, tourism is a mainstay of the local economy.
The Nadi region has a higher concentration of hotels and motels than any other part of Fiji. With its large Indo-Fijian population, Nadi is a center for Hinduism and Islam in Fiji. It has the largest Hindu temple in the Southern hemisphere and is a site for pilgrims called Sri Siva Subramaniya temple. Muslims worship at the Nadi Mosque. Nadi International Airport located 9 kilometers from the town, is the largest airport in Fiji. Thus, Nadi is the principal port of entry for air travelers to Fiji, even though it is on the opposite (western) side of the island of Viti Levu from the nation’s capital and largest city, Suva.
Hotels In Nadi
There is a huge range of tours and activities in close proximity to Nadi, allowing you to explore the nearby Yasawas and Mamanucas.
For some adventure try scuba diving, snorkeling or hiking, or head to Denarau Island and experience the excellent golf and tennis facilities.
Nadi has a good selection of shops selling clothing, books, jewelry, and souvenirs. This is also a good place to stock up on electronic items such as memory cards for digital cameras.
As a major tourist hub, Nadi offers a wide range of places to eat and drink, no matter your tastes or budget. You’ll find a mix of traditional Fijian, Indian, Chinese and Western dishes, and a vast array of affordable eateries downtown.