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Flights to Banana

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Banana is a village located on Kiritimati Island, part of the Line Islands in Kiribati. Kiribati is a Pacific island nation known for its atolls (ring-shaped coral reefs with islands). Kiritimati itself is the largest atoll in the world by land area. The climate in Banana is tropical, with warm temperatures year-round and very little seasonal variation. Activities in Banana revolve around the water and the surrounding nature. You can go snorkelling or diving on the coral reefs teeming with fish, explore the island by bike or kayak, or simply relax on the beach. Fishing is a popular pastime for both locals and visitors.

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Airports near Banana

Here are 4 airports available for your flights to Banana, simplifying your travel arrangements. With these options, travelling to and from Banana becomes effortlessly straightforward.

Bonriki International Airport

Located in Tarawa, Kiribati, Bonriki International Airport is the main international airport serving the country. It offers flights to and from various destinations in the Pacific region, including Fiji, Australia, and New Zealand.

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Nadi International Airport

Although not within driving distance, Nadi International Airport in Fiji is a major hub for international flights to the Pacific Islands. From Nadi, you can take a connecting flight to Bonriki International Airport in Kiribati.

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Funafuti International Airport

Funafuti International Airport is the main airport in Tuvalu, which is relatively close to Kiribati. It offers flights to and from Fiji, providing a possible connecting option to reach Kiribati.

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Majuro International Airport

Located in the Marshall Islands, Majuro International Airport is another option for travellers heading to Kiribati. From Majuro, you can take a connecting flight to Bonriki International Airport.

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Buy your flights to Banana and pay later

Using Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) for flights to Banana offers several advantages. Spread the cost of your booking over time for more flexibility in managing travel expenses, making your adventure more budget-friendly.

There are often no interest charges if paid within the agreed timeframe, but this will need to be checked with the lending provider, and it can ease budgeting for your trip, ensuring a stress-free travel experience.

Things to do in Banana

With a wealth of sights to see in Banana, here are our top 3:

The Phoenix Islands Protected Area

This UNESCO World Heritage Site is a must-visit for nature lovers. Spanning over 408,250 sq km, it's one of the largest marine protected areas in the world. The Phoenix Islands Protected Area is home to a diverse range of marine life, including over 500 species of fish and 200 species of coral. Its pristine waters and untouched coral reefs make it a paradise for snorkelling and diving enthusiasts.

The Maneaba System

Experience the rich cultural heritage of Kiribati by visiting a traditional Maneaba or meeting house. These large, open structures serve as the social and political hubs of each village, where community meetings, celebrations, and traditional dances take place. Visiting a Maneaba offers a unique insight into the communal way of life and the customs and traditions of the I-Kiribati people.

The Battle of Tarawa Site

History buffs will be intrigued by the Battle of Tarawa Site, where one of the bloodiest battles of World War II took place. The site includes remnants of war such as bunkers, pillboxes, and artillery, serving as a stark reminder of the past. The Kiribati National Museum and Cultural Centre nearby offers further insights into the battle and the island's history.

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