Great Council of Chiefs' Meeting Hall


The Great Council of Chiefs’ meeting hall (bure bose) was built in Somosomo in 1986 for the gathering of chiefs from all over Fiji.

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3. Waitavala Water Slide

2.91 MILES

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4. International Dateline

3.97 MILES

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6. Bouma National Heritage Park

5.79 MILES

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7. Tavoro Waterfalls

6.35 MILES

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8. Peckham Pearl Farm Tours

7.02 MILES

Snorkel this saltwater black-pearl farm in Matei's Naselesele lagoon and buy pearls after the tour.