Best Fiji Car Hire Companies
The Republic of Fiji is an island located in the South Pacific Ocean. The closest land mass, New Zealand, is located more than one thousand miles to the south west. The islands of Fiji were mostly created as a by-product of volcanic activity in the area. Fiji has been inhabited since around 2000 BC. In total there are 332 islands making up the Republic of Fiji and more than 500 tiny islets making Fiji occupy around 18 thousand square kilometers of land. Only a hundred and ten of the islands are inhabited permanently and the total population of Fiji is around 850 thousand people. Fiji?s population is made up almost solely of natives of Fiji and the National language is Fijian along with English and Fiji Hindi.
Fiji has a tropical marine climate, which means for most of the year it experiences warm temperatures. The months that experience the highest average temperatures are November and December although it remains warm until April when the colder months start. Even in the colder months you can expect the average temperatures to stay at about 22 degrees Celsius. Precipitation is more frequent during the warmer months and winds can be quite moderate.
Fiji experiences a large amount of tourism with most visitors coming to the islands to relax, unwind and enjoy the tropical setting the islands have to offer. The biggest destinations for tourists are the islands of Nadi and Viti Levu. There are many coral reefs around the islands and people visiting to take advantage of the fantastic scuba diving the seas offer. If you haven?t tried scuba diving before there are many places that can teach you and offer courses.
Other attractions on the island are also plentiful with many tourists enjoying several of the tours offered where you can be shown around the islands by boat. Navala village is one such stop on these tours where all the houses in the village are constructed entirely of traditional building materials ? the walls made of woven bamboo and thatch roofs.
Although most of Fiji consists of many islands you?ll find most of your time will be spent travelling around the main island, Viti Levu. It is for this reason that car hire in Fiji is recommended. Visit Tripindicator.com to quickly see the price of rental cars in Fiji as well as book a car for use while there.