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Garden of the Sleeping Giant

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Address: Wailoko Rd, Nadi, Viti Levu, Fiji
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+679 672 2701
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Wander through this incredible plantation of over 2000 different types of...

Wander through this incredible plantation of over 2000 different types of orchids, started in 1977 by the late actor Raymond Burr, of Perry Mason and Ironsides fame.

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Lovely orchids

Lovely to visit. Some orchids may not be found elsewhere. Very tranquil and peaceful gardens. The walk through has quite a steep climb so this may not be good for older people... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lesley K
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North Carolina
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I wish I could have spent a couple of hours here just touring the area but I was on a tour and they whisked us off to another location after the visit. You'll see some of the most beautiful flowers and plants along this tour. If you are thinking of getting married in Fiji, this is the place you'd want... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I love the Sleeping giant and make sure that any new visitors to Fiji go and spend a few hours at this wonderful place. The orchids are beautiful and the walk up the board walks through the bush is so peaceful and relaxing. This is a visit we do each time in Fiji this time we had friends from the... More 

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Thank stinKiwi
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely to visit. Some orchids may not be found elsewhere. Very tranquil and peaceful gardens. The walk through has quite a steep climb so this may not be good for older people. The drinks afterwards were were very appropriate and refreshing.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A peaceful garden with natural bush and easy walks. An enjoyable couple of hours and the complimentary cold drink at the end was welcome. Cost was $18Fj Rather than joining a group tour it is easier to find a taxi driver and negotiate a price. We also went to the Hindu temple on the same trip. This had a charge... More 

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Houston, Texas
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a beautiful place to see orchards and gorgeous plants. You can either stroll through yourself or there is a friendly guide to tell you about all the plants. After the walk they give you a fruit punch served on a nice covered terrace. If you are renting a car and go there, be aware that the sign on... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The orchids are beautiful and well cared for. We especially enjoyed the vistas as we hiked around the property. Not world class, but relaxing and lovely.

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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The biggest collection of Orchids in the Pacific so it's a must visit n see. Wear good footwear as the path include unpaved footpaths. Bring your own water n food as there's no restaurant on site. The reason maybe to keep out unwanted invasive species like birds or animals. Only a complimentary drink at the end of the visit n... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful and well-maintained, my fiancee and I thoroughly enjoyed walking through the gardens. Make sure you've got a couple of hours to take your time.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We got brought here on a private tour of Nadi by Tours By Locals with Ryan. This place was amazing to walk around and take in some stunning sights. The orchids are beautiful and definitely a highlight. Our visit was topped off by a complimentary free fruit juice which was delicious and cooled us down!

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Griffith, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The garden is a place to spend a few hours enjoying Fiji's Tropical splendour. Leisurely stroll, listen to birds, and enjoy. Acres of Orchids and flowering plants. Founded by Raymond Burr in 1977. It is Fiji's largest orchid collection.

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