Lonely Planet Writer

Boost for Fiji tourism as visitor numbers soar

Fiji enjoyed a big bump in tourist arrivals in 2015 surpassing its target by 40,835, Fiji had 754,835 visitors last year.

Fiji's idyllic landscapes.
Bumper year for Fiji’s tourist industry. Image by Richard Gifford / CC BY 2.0

The significant growth in visitor arrivals has been attributed to a range of positives from increased stakeholder collaboration; Tourism Fiji’s support for improvements across the industry; and the government enabling a favourable economic environment. “2015 is a milestone year for the tourism industry in Fiji. The growth of the industry is unparalleled. We have well and truly surpassed all expectations and we should all be proud of it,” said Tourism Fiji’s executive chairman Truman Bradley. Read more: fijitimes.com