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Garden of the Sleeping Giant

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“raymond burr”(62 reviews)
“sleeping giant”(172 reviews)
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
+679 672 3418
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All reviews beautiful garden raymond burr sleeping giant juice tropical plants orchid collection lily pond refreshing drink on display nice walk nice place to visit fruit drinks well worth the trip guided tour dirt road taxi driver mud pools
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I didn’t visit this trip as too hot and humid. Locals advised me the walkways have all been updated. I asked a number of Taxi Drivers how much and was and it varied from $100 to $140 return for 3 people. Drivers started at $140...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank annworth2009
Reviewed 4 days ago

The staff is very friendly, they offered fresh papaya juice at the entry and at the exit, they even served it to us. There is a nice and relaxing area at the entry where people can sit and enjoy the warm weather and the papaya...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank billz415
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went on a tour which visited the garden of the Sleeping Giant it was so beautiful the plants are amazing and the tour guide was just so knowledgeable about what see was showing us it’s not an adrenaline rush tour but rather a relaxing...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank parkie63
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

So worth the visit..loved everything about these gardens. The drink at the end was a lovely touch too

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank philjane
Reviewed 1 week ago

we were served juice after the long walk around the gardens, enjoyed the variety of beautiful flowers, it rained and it smelled so good

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Margiej27
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was a lovely tranquil walk through the orchids surrounded by nature. Beautifully preserved! A must see.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank bwood5749
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very beautiful garden filled with orchids and native plants. It was good having a guide to walk through the gardens with explaining the various plants. Would have been great if there was a coffee shop or restaurant to sit and enjoy the view but the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank fillyd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Garden has the wide range of orchids and trees. A walk in the garden was awesome.A tropical drink at the end of walk was so refreshing!!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank bhargavin2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to see the outdoors and beautiful flowers and plants did the hike to the top of a mountain was great fun highly recommend

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Alannah F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not my favorite thing to do. Fairly remote area. Beautiful landscape to/from this attraction. If you love orchids, you will enjoy. A couple of nice areas to sit and relax along the trail. The wedding arch and the fish pond.

Date of experience: January 2019
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No either carry Fijian dollars or pay by card
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Response from PieterB856 | Reviewed this property |
We had rented a car. You can easily take a taxi. Or? It’s only about 10-15 minutes from nadi airport
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