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Address: Sigatoka, Viti Levu, Fiji
Phone Number: 0011 679 6528 731
Description: Chug past a scenic coastline or through a thick green forest, stopping at...
Chug past a scenic coastline or through a thick green forest, stopping at the Muka Caves for a refreshing underground retreat, on this enchanting train ride.
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Scenic train trip

Great trip on this "old train" giving the village kids lollies along the way, morning tea at a pre school. Lunch and shopping in the town of Sigatoka than back on the train for... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
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Hunter Valley, Australia
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Bula - Coral Coast Railway, if you want a fast ride then this is not the tour for you. This is a much more relaxed ride and you will love the scenery and the children running up to the train for lollies. Thank you Nick our tour guide for the fantastic day we had. Absolutely loved the pre-school children singing... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

Great trip on this "old train" giving the village kids lollies along the way, morning tea at a pre school. Lunch and shopping in the town of Sigatoka than back on the train for the return trip. Nick our guide was great.

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

This is a real ride in history and it is an old train. Don't expect bright and shiny. It is a fun trip, as the children in the villages along the way, come to meet the train to get lollies. Take a good supply of lollies or you can buy them at the store where the train leaves. We stopped... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015 via mobile

If you take a trip on the sugar cane train expecting it to be like a Disneyland ride, you are going to be sorely disappointed. The train is old but absolutely charming. The track meanders along the coastline and through a number of small villages on the way to Sigatoka. Unscheduled stops are common as the engineer, and sometimes the... More 

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Sigatoka, Fiji
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Me and my friends had lots of fun catching the ride from Sigatoka town to Cuvu station. From there we went to Geckos restaurant for the dinner and show. We boarded the train next to Tappoos... and travelled slowly through jungle and villages along the old sugar train tracks. Although we are locals, we really enjoyed the scenery and waving... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

There are lots of very touristy things you can do in Fiji, so the sugar cane train was a welcome change from that. The train travels along a very narrow gauge track along the coast, through thick vegetation and many tiny rural villages. We had a heart-warming stop at a kindergarden for ethnic Fijian children, Jubaniwai, which was financed and... More 

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Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Our family, 2 adults & 2 kids did this one way railway journey to Sigatoka for $69FJ per adult, kids 1/2 price, under 5 free. TOTALLY WORTH THE PRICE!!!! The train and carriages are rustic (as is the track), so we had to stop on occasion to remove overgrown trees, fallen branches and to clear the dirt off the railway... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

If I could take stars away I would, truly the crappiest experience I have ever had and I really thought it would be hard to beat the 1 star I gave to my dubaii desert safari. I only gave it 1 star as trip advisor won't let me give it no stars. I can't find one good thing to say... More 

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Did a one way journey along this railway for 60 FJ dollars. The train and carriages and track are a heap of junk but that is really its greatest attraction. The train has to stop numerous times to clear the rails of dirt and fallen branches, even once had someone on the roof hacking away a tree with a two... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

We were excited about travelling on the railway but the day we travelled was very disappointing. The reason being was that they used a Diesel engine and all the diesel fumes kept coming into the carriages even with the door in-between closed. We had booked for a whole day trip but had to end at half a day in Sigatoka.... More 

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Address: Sigatoka, Viti Levu, Fiji
Phone Number: 0011 679 6528 731
Location: South Pacific  >  Fiji  >  Viti Levu  >  Coral Coast  >  Sigatoka

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