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Garden of the Sleeping Giant

Wailoko Rd, Nadi, Viti Levu, Fiji
+679 672 2701
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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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Wailoko Rd, Nadi, Viti Levu, Fiji
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"beautiful garden"
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"raymond burr"
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"sleeping giant"
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"juice"
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"tropical plants"
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"orchid collection"
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"lily pond"
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"refreshing drink"
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"on display"
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"nice walk"
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"nice place to visit"
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"well worth the visit"
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"entry fee"
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"fruit drinks"
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"guided tour"
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"worth the trip"
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"dirt road"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A relaxing walk through the gardens to look at the orchids. I live in the desert so this is a nice change from seeing dry landscapes all the time. If your from Queensland the might not be that special.

Thank Paul S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely and peaceful forest walk near Nadi. Huge variety of trees, orchids, birds, butterflies, ponds, stairways and hammocks strung out across a hillside. Delightful way to spend a couple of hours. Also very welcoming cafe/rest area where we're offered free drinks upon arrival. A...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the gardens as part of a tour. Very lovely peaceful gardens and some great photo opportunities.

Thank Lorraine D
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely, quiet, pristine place, these gardens are a must see for lovers of flowers, botanists and/or photographers alike! Take some time (we want as part of a wider tour) and 'drink in' the atmosphere of the idyllic surrounds and let the gentle dappled sunshine...More

Thank Hari M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The gardens are really beautiful and the orchids are magnificent, however could be a little more TLC around the forest walks, and it would be nice to have some signage explaining the multitude of orchid types. All in all great value for money and a...More

Thank tartanman2017
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visted on Good Friday , it was raining the place is on a unmade road but travel at a safe speed if driving your self & you should be ok. We were given umberellas free use, entry is $45.00 fjd for a family ticket....More

Thank biglewy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A real highlight of our Fiji trip, garden was amazing even despite the rain (umbrella provided). Great guide - Miriam.

Thank Sharon M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

2000 orchids, millions of other plants, pine apples, bananas, beautiful setting. Smells like in heaven! And the entire surrounding is so fairy-tale like! It is a half an hour walk through the rain forest, where you can enjoy not only orchids, but many other beautiful...More

Thank 786malgorzatac
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to this garden on a trip with Rosies tours, we were shown round the gardens which have narrow pathways which are under cover of netting to protect the plants and us from the sun.The garden is mainly orchids, but has other beautiful plants,...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Omg ... I have not words to describe the beauty of the garden. so beautiful and so lovely. Different kinds of flowers and environment is just too good. Just loved it and i recommend it to all my families. Its affordable and easy access to...More

Thank ravneelram
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Yes there are mosquitoes in Fiji. I traveled there in June/July with my Pregnant wife and had no problems. There has been no reported cases of Zika in Fiji according to the government health body. Arrogated can by bought... More
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