PACIFIC HARBOUR - INTRODUCTION WEEK 2018
Open all year, starting on Mondays, participation fee 245€ per week. Program runs Mon-Fri (free weekends). Mandatory to start the programme.
- Code : G/FJI/PHIW2018
- Dispo : 5M / 5F (Total Part 10)
- Langue du Projet : ENG / ENG
- Age : 18 - 98
The Green Lion
The best way to embrace Fiji is in Pacific Harbour, where you will get familiar with the culture and people of Fiji. During this week we will explain the do’s and don’ts regarding safety and transport. Various crafts give Fiji a unique identity that along with traditional etiquette and local architecture tells a story of culture and its evolution over time. You will be invited to join a kava ceremony during your stay. After the formalities, this is a wonderful way to make new friends and learn a little more about their country. Dig a little deeper and see what you can discover! Visit the Fijian markets, attend a weaving class, learn Fijian language and cooking, and get to know you about your projects.The week consists of three days of activities to introduce you to the Fijian culture and surroundings, and also for you to interact with the fellow participants. During the last two days of the week, you will be visiting your project and commence your work.
About the Accommodation : Participants will stay at our centre which is located in the greater Pacific Harbour area, yet can vary depending on the project, Participants stay at our centre which is dorm style with an own bathroom. There are refrigerators at the accommodation for participant’s convenience. Food Arrangements : We serve breakfast and dinner at the normal time during the weekend. Breakfast is western style and lunch and dinner are typical Fijian style.
Less than an hour’s drive from Suva is Fiji’s adventure capital, the Pacific Harbor. The location is perfect, sitting along a beautiful stretch of coastline, on the Southeast coast of Viti Levu, only a two hour drive from Nadi international airport. The area lives up to its reputation as a spot for adrenaline junkies, offering a wide variety of activities to get your heart racing, from surfing and shark feeding to four-wheel-drive tours. For a more laid-back experience try a round of golf on the championship course, or enjoy a spot of fishing. Offering lush rainforests, rivers and waterfalls at your back door and a pristine 2km beach looking across to Beqa Island, Pacific Harbour is home to the world famous Beqa Lagoon and Beqa fire walkers.
Additional Equipment : First Aid Kit, Hat, Small padlock to secure valuables, Tidy clean clothes for temple visits or formal occasions.