Nanuya Lailai, Fiji

Nanuya Lailai island is located in the Yasawa group of islands in Fiji. It is situated north of Nanuya Levu, which served as a location for the film The Blue Lagoon, separated by a narrow channel. A beach on the west of the island is leased by Blue Lagoon Cruises, nearby is the island's one luxury resort.

There is a small settlement of Enendala at the base of a hill on the island's eastern beach. There area seven related families living there, who operate a small number of backpacker hostels.

Activities on the island include walking over the island to see the native cassava gardens, great views of the other islands and the Blue Lagoon. Snorkeling in the Blue Lagoon is a must as it has been declared a fish sanctuary and has beautiful fish and coral. Scuba diving is also available.

Things to see and do

* Beach activities
* Snorkeling & scuba diving
* Hiking
* Sea Kayaking

Cruise Season – Jan - Dec
Currency – Fiji dollar (F$)
Language – Fijian, English & Hindustani
Electricity – 2 angled flat pins and 1 round pin centred below Australian style
Time – GMT plus twelve hours
International Country Telephone Code – + 679

Port Location – There are anchorages available on both the east and west sides of the island.

Transport Links - Flights leave for the Yasawas daily, with the journey taking 30 minutes from Nadi to Nacula. Awesome Adventures offer one service daily through Mamanuca and to the top of Yasawa.

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