Bula! - Contribute to meaningful service projects designed in conjunction with nearby communities while living with a local family. 10 programs to choose from!
19 years ago, Rustic Pathways first ventured to the Fiji Islands and developed an inseparable bond with the local Fijians. Today, the young Fijian adults who attended the first school we built when they were children are now all grown up and helping with our current programs!
Fall in love with this breathtaking country as you relax on secluded beaches, snorkel the gorgeous Fijian waters, or immerse yourself in the culture and simplicity of rural village life. Contribute to meaningful service projects designed in conjunction with nearby communities while living with a local family. Work alongside community leaders or get adventurous and sail, kayak, zip line, hike, and snorkel!
Intro to Community Service in Fiji -- participate in community service projects by tutoring chidlren in English or working on small construction projects! In your free time, immerse yourself in local Fijian culture, swim in the local pool, and meet all the locals!
Sun, Sand, and International Service -- spend two weeks working on a variety of service projects at our wonderful Eco-Lodge base. Fill your days with community service and your free time with fun activities like island hopping or scuba diving!
Marine Service and Adventure -- calling future marine biologists! Learn about Fiji's marine ecosystem and how to protect and restore this natural habitat. When you're not working, relax and enjoy island life!
Highlands and Islands Service Immersion -- live like a true Fijian local in the mountain village of Navisikoso. You'll spend your time building classrooms and live with a local Fijian family. After your hard work is over, you'll head over to the islands to swim, snrokel, and relax on Fiji's beaches.
Big Fiji Explorer -- a ten-day jam-packed, exploration of the beautiful Fiji Islands. Your adventures will take you all throughout Fiji all while experiencing the rural village life.
Escape to the Fiji Islands -- a one-week adventure that combines service and all the adrenaline-pumping activities of island-hopping, snorkeling, and diving. Come experience the real Fiji.
Fiji Diver's Dream -- dive the depths, see the sights, and live the South Pacific lifestyle. This program calls for divers and non-divers who want to earn their Open water certification! You'll go up to 8 dives and learn about the different types of fish!
Pacific Adrenaline -- an epic, thrill inducing 3-week adventure through Fiji and New Zealand. Hike, swim, snorkel, and bungee-jump your way through these gorgeous islands!
Spring to Fiji (Spring Break) -- get a taste of what Fiji has to offer through a combination of service projects and daily adventures. Zip-line, kayak, and island hop with our happy-go-lucky staff then spend some time helping the community with education and infrastructure-based projects.
Critical Issues: Impact of Climate Change on Marine Environments -- Analyze the effects of extreme weather, rising waters, warmer water temperatures, impacted animal populations, and deforestation through hands-onenvironmental monitoring projects in the field and conversations with expert community partners. Learn about the various strategies in place to protect, conserve, and restore Fiji’s marine environment and coastal ecosystems.
For more information about our programs in Fiji, visit http://rusticpathways.com/programs/countries/fiji-islands/