The Fijian Cup Sofitel Resort

The Fijian Cup is the most incredible Nines League getaway and we are delighted that you and your team will be joining us, the following is a taste of your itinerary! A comprehensive itinerary will be shared closer to take off, so keep an eye on your email inbox.

We know that you and your team will want to start planning your free time in paradise right now.

This general run through of the Fijian Cup features key events and the free time available to explore the wonders of Fiji.

Day One 

We welcome our five night guests to the beautiful island of Viti Levu, Fiji.

With all transportation included in The Fijian Cup packages for those of you that have booked flights all you and your team have to do is turn up at the airport!

If you have booked your own flights then you will need to arrange your own transfers once you land in Fiji however we will have everything covered for you from check in at the Resort.

Our Fiji Airways flight will land in the afternoon and after touch down you will take a leisurely drive to the luxurious Shangri La Resort where you will be greeted with a hearty Fijian ‘Bula!’.

Once checked-in you will have the chance to reside to your room for a relaxing evening in paradise!

Day Two 

For our five night guests, this is the perfect day to get a little R&R in before the real action kicks off tomorrow. Shangri La Resort is an incredible venue, offering an 9-hole golf course, onsite pools, bars, restaurants, free non motorised water sports and a luxurious in-house spa.

This evening we will welcome our three night guests followed by our welcome cocktail function with all of our guests.

Day Three

Rise bright and early to fill your boots at the incredible breakfast buffet. Double check the kit bags and transfer to the Lawaqa Park for the Fijian Cup Official Opening Ceremony.

Tournament timings run like clockwork. The tournament format will provide each team with a minimum of three games on each day of the preliminary rounds.

The tournament has a playoff structure through to the finals to decide the winning teams in each division. The order of play will be announced once the final preliminary game has finished.

The tournament concludes at 2 pm each day.

The afternoon and evening is rest and recovery time for teams to use how they please.

Day Four 

Rise bright an early and get fueled up ready for Finals Day! Just as on day one of the tournament, the final game will finish at 2 pm.

After the final whistle is blown and cool-downs are completed, all players, managers, spectators, family and friends will join together for the prize giving ceremony.

You know there is FJD$50,000 in Prizes to play for, right?!

On this closing evening of the tournament, there will be a traditional Lovo and Kava Ceremony, in addition to exhilarating fire walking and epic fire dances.

We’ll dance the night away and perhaps indulge in a celebratory cocktail or two!

Day Five

With the Fijian Cup Tournament officially over, will see us bid a fond farewell to our three night guests.

Day Six 

And that’s a wrap for five night guests. An early rise to the airport will see you on your flight back to New Zealand.

If you have any questions about the tournament structure or the itinerary as a whole please take a look at our FAQs.

Will will be sending a comprehensive itinerary via email and tournament running order before take off.

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