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Talanoa Treks - Day Tours

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About Talanoa Treks - Day Tours
Escape the beach and discover the true heart of Fiji. You may know Fiji for it's corals and coast, but venture inland and you'll find yourself in a landscape of dramatic peaks, pristine forests, sparkling rivers, remote villages and unique history. Your trek is in partnership with the communities you visit to reduce its impact and maximise its benefits. By experiencing Fiji on foot you get a unique insight into the vibrant traditional culture that underpins daily life in the hills. You'll experience genuine Fijian hospitality and leave with friends and memories that last long after the blisters have healed!
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I would not normally write a review for anything but Matt and the Talanoa treks team were exceptionally good. Was an amazing experience and would recommend to absolutely everyone visiting Fiji! Matt was very kind and friendly and was very interesting to talk to -...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 18, 2018

Talanoa Treks has clearly worked very hard to develop this great day trip experience. Our guide was an excellent human, the waterfall was stunning and the community members were friendly and attentive - lovely hosts clearly proud to show us their way of life and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 7, 2018

I would highly recommend it!!! Talanoa Treks has put together an excellent mix of hikes and cultural village experiences in a socially responsible way. The scenery in the interior of Viti Levu is stunningly beautiful! But be prepared the hikes are no piece of cake...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 13, 2018

The Fully Monty was fantastic - I was looking for something that was more active as part of our Fiji holiday and incorporated some cultural experience away from the usual tourist type offerings closer to the coast. Talanoa Treks delivered exactly what I was after;...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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MaritaCM, Owner at Talanoa Treks - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2018

So glad you had a great time! It is a great way for those that enjoy hiking to see a different part of the country - and it is a beautiful part of Fiji. Vinaka vakalevu for joining us.

Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

Talanoa Treks offer fantastic, socially responsible and responsive experiences that take you into the heart of Fiji. I was looking for something more than a resort trip, wanting to enjoy genuine engagement with Fijian people and the environment plus breath taking scenery and I think...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Emily S
MaritaCM, Owner at Talanoa Treks - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2018

Thanks so much for joining us! Nabalesere is a beautiful village and community. We're very privileged that we get to work with such amazing people. So glad you enjoyed the trip.

Reviewed August 21, 2018

I absolutely loved this trek! The walks were really varied - we hiked to a waterfall; up Fiji's tallest mountain; up along the ridge line of mountains; and along rivers. It was a little harder than I had anticipated but I really liked the challenge...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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MaritaCM, Owner at Talanoa Treks - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2018

Thanks so much for joining us Melissa! Very pleased that you enjoyed the hike! This is actually a big milestone for us too - as this marks our 100th Trip Advisor review and is incredible testament to the hard work that all of the communities...More

Reviewed July 28, 2018

The Cross Highlands Hike (short version - May 2018) with Talanoa Treks gave me a chance to learn more about Fijian culture while hiking the beautiful mountains and river valleys of central Viti Levu. For me the first day's hike was harder than expected but...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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MaritaCM, Owner at Talanoa Treks - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2018

Thanks so much for joining us! Very glad to hear that you enjoyed the trip and the food! I'll pass on the feedback to your guides and hosts in Naga and Nabutautau.

Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

We had a great time with Talanoa Treks. I can’t think of a better way to expirence the country and people of central Fiji then trekking as we did. Great variety of trekking, culture and local cuisine!!!! Thank you to Matt and all his team.

Date of experience: July 2018
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MaritaCM, Owner at Talanoa Treks - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2018

Very glad to hear you had a great time! Thanks so much for the feedback - we also think it's a great way to learn about the country and the culture and always delighted when guests agree!

Reviewed July 6, 2018

As first-timers in Fiji, my wife and I wanted to better understand Fijian culture, food and geography. This adventure thoroughly checked each box, Our time in Naga and Nabutautau villages was amazing. I think we enjoyed our interactions with the villagers even more than the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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MaritaCM, Owner at Talanoa Treks - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2018

Thanks so much for joining us - and I'll pass on your thanks to Joeli, the rest of the guides and both communities. Very pleased that we could help you learn more about the culture during your time here and hope you've taken away some...More

Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

My family and I loved stopping over in Naga, Nabutautau and Navala villages along the hike, and getting to know the locals. Matt understands the culture intimately and guided us in the appropriate ways to behave and dress. The people were warm and friendly and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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MaritaCM, Owner at Talanoa Treks - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2018

Vinaka vakalevu to you and the family for joining us - very glad to hear you had a good, albeit tough, hike! I'll pass on your thanks to Vika, Joeli, Selita and Etu!

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Roadwizzer
August 19, 2017|
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Response from MattCapper | Property representative |
Hi Rod, unfortunately our day trips require a longer day (or days!) as we get right off the beaten track. For a shortish 5km hike you could check out the Colo-i-Suva forest park. There are various tours organised for cruise... More
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Ursula P
October 3, 2016|
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Response from MaritaCM | Property representative |
Bula Ursula, Unfortunately we have our Cross-Highland Hike from 7-10th October and this is already full. If you are interested in hiking you could visit Colo-i-Suva forest park, a 15 minute taxi ride from Suva which has... More
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vitavoyager
August 24, 2016|
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Response from MaritaCM | Property representative |
Bula, Thanks for getting in touch. Our day trip travels 2.5 hours north of Suva so usually cruise ship passengers aren't able to join us as it's a full day from 7.30am to 6.30pm. However, if you arrive at 8am and don't... More
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