Look at Life Expedition
Fiji For Families
An authentic look at life in Fiji with your family on a meaningful holiday is a unique way to enjoy time with your nearest and dearest, while sharing rewarding experiences, stepping of the beaten track and exploring new places and making a sustainable impact in local communities. This is the perfect opportunity for you and your family to immerse yourself deep within local culture, learn new skills and make life long memories.
At a Glance
- Experience life in a remote village in Fiji
- An authentic look at life program
- See through the eyes of local people
- Home stay accommodation with Travel Teachers local team
- Visit a local school and support the community
- Embark on an life changing adventure travel expedition with our local experts
- Choose to join groups of families
- Program fees include airport pick-up, orientation, accommodation, meals and 24/7 in-country support
Combining ethics, culture and adventure
Make your family holiday really count. Fiji for families allows you to contribute to our critical project initiatives in The South Pacific, make an impact in the local community while spending quality time with your nearest and dearest.
Embarking on a look at life expedition with your family provides you with the ideal opportunity to reconnect with your love ones. No television, no late nights at the office, just you, your nearest and dearest and the opportunity to spend quality time together in paradise.
Our look at life programs in Fiji are available all year round in Fiji with programs starting every Monday, choose between 1 to 8 weeks in length, simply select your departure date and we will take you and your family on an ethical journey of a life time.
Our team of field experts will plan and manage your local trip itinerary during your stay in Fiji. Please note that all activities adhere to Travel Teachers philosophy of ethical, responsible and local travel. View sample itinerary (based on a 2 week program)
A Fully Immersive Experience
Education for Children
Your children will have the opportunity to learn key intercultural skills required for a developing world. Intercultural communication skills allow young people to share information and communicate with people from different cultures and social groups. Your children will develop an understanding of different ways of life including values and tradition, and will develop a willingness to accept differences and adapt to them.
By living in a remote village your children will develop an awareness of the wider world and will have a sense of their role as a global citizen. Children will learn to respect and value diversity and display a willingness to act to make the world a more equitable and sustainable place. Children will be encourage to take responsibility for their own actions whilst developing a feeling of ethical responsibility to others around the globe.
- Airport welcome and 24/7 in country support provided by Travel Teacher expedition leaders
- All necessary project equipment and materials
- All necessary project training by experienced staff
- In-country Director, Fiji based local experts and UK team providing planning, risk management and 24-hour support
- Travel Teacher T-shirt
- Comprehensive pre-departure information and full induction prior to your experience
- Organised evening Fijian activities including kava ceremonies and lovo (traditional Fijian cooking)
- In country welcome meeting and location orientation
- Fijian guides living with you 24/7.
- Accommodation (Full board) including breakfast, lunch and dinner - Drinks included at meal times
- Airport Transfers
- Transportation throughout the duration of your experience
- Country expedition inclusive of fees and transport including rainforest treks, waterfall visits or island and snorkelling trips (Please note, this does not include the morning placements)
- Travel Teacher Alumni membership
- The opportunity to become a Travel Teacher ambassador
What's not included?
- Flights and insurance
- Criminal background check (if required)
- Visas (if applicable)
- Spending money
Please note due to the varying group dynamics of different families (for example the number of children and ages of children), each application is dealt with on a case-by-case basis, providing you with an individualised program tailored to meet your families needs. Please complete the enquiry form below to allow us to tailor an expedition to suit you, we aim to respond to your enquiry within 24hrs. All our programs adhere to strict health and safety guidelines.