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Kadavu

Introduction

Kadavu is the fourth largest island in Fiji (411 km²), and part of the, a volcanic archipelago consisting of Kadavu, Ono, Galoa and other smaller islands, lying 88 km south of Fiji's capital Suva. The main administrative centre of Kadavu is Vunisea (with an airport, a high school and a hospital). Kadavu is 93 kilometers long, and almost cut in two by the narrow Namalata Isthmus. The island is mountainous (maximum altitude of 822 meters) and still covered at 75% by its original rainforest. Kadavu is partially surrounded on the south, east and north by the Great Astrolabe Reef, a large barrier reef that is one of Fiji's premier scuba diving resorts.

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Diving type

Destination
easily accessible
easily accessible
bargain destination
bargain destination
Diving level & type
for beginners
for beginners
for advanced divers
for advanced divers
shore diving
shore diving
liveaboard
liveaboard
Diving Characteristics
pelagics
pelagics
lots of fish
lots of fish
lots of corals
lots of corals
interesting underwater scenery
interesting underwater scenery
Other activities
attractive natural spots
attractive natural spots
gastronomy
gastronomy
night life
night life
beach
beach
snorkeling
snorkeling

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